Top 5 Best Lake Forest Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 3,430 students in Lake Forest, IL. Lake Forest has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Illinois.
The top ranked public schools in Lake Forest, IL are Lake Forest High School, Cherokee Elementary School and Deer Path Middle School West. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Lake Forest, IL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 67% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 69% (versus the 38% statewide average). Schools in Lake Forest have an average ranking of 10/10, which is in the top 5% of Illinois public schools.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is less than the Illinois public school average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Best Lake Forest, IL Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Lake Forest High School
Math: 76% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
1285 N Mckinley Rd
Lake Forest, IL 60045
(847) 234-3600
Grades: 9-12
| 1,611 students
Rank: #22.
Cherokee Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
475 Cherokee Rd
Lake Forest, IL 60045
(847) 234-3805
Grades: K-4
| 296 students
Rank: #33.
Deer Path Middle School West
Math: 67% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
155 W Deerpath
Lake Forest, IL 60045
(847) 604-7400
Grades: 7-8
| 459 students
Rank: #44.
Deer Path Middle School East
Math: 56% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
95 W Deerpath
Lake Forest, IL 60045
(847) 615-4470
Grades: 5-6
| 423 students
Rank: #55.
Sheridan Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1360 N Sheridan Rd
Lake Forest, IL 60045
(847) 234-1160
Grades: PK-4
| 230 students
Rank: #66.
Everett Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1111 Everett Sch Rd
Lake Forest, IL 60045
(847) 234-5713
Grades: K-4
| 281 students
Rank: #77.
Rondout Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
28593 N Bradley Rd
Lake Forest, IL 60045
(847) 362-2021
Grades: K-8
| 130 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Lake Forest, Illinois

Lake Forest, Illinois Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
300 S Waukegan Rd
Lake Forest, IL 60045
(847) 566-9180
Grades: 3-8
| 84 students

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