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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 46 public schools in Macon County, IL, serving 15,970 students.
  • Macon County, IL public school have an average math proficiency score of 21% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 26% (versus the 38% statewide average). Schools in Macon County have an average ranking in the bottom 50% of Illinois public schools.
  • The top ranked public school in Macon County, IL are Maroa-forsyth Senior High School, Maroa-forsyth Grade School and Mt Zion Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Illinois public school average of 52% (majority Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is more than the Illinois public school average of 15:1.

Top Macon County Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Alternative Education Center Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Top 20%
    300 E Eldorado St
    Decatur, IL 62523
    (217)424-3123

    Grades: 6-12 | 23 students
  • Argenta-oreana Elementary School Math: 34% | Reading: 21%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    400 W South St
    Oreana, IL 62554
    (217)468-2121

    Grades: PK-5 | 482 students
  • Argenta-oreana High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    Po Box 469
    Argenta, IL 62501
    (217)795-4821

    Grades: 9-12 | 284 students
  • Argenta-oreana Middle School Math: 11% | Reading: 26%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    Po Box 439
    Argenta, IL 62501
    (217)795-2163

    Grades: 6-8 | 198 students
  • Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2440 N Summit Ave
    Decatur, IL 62526
    (217)362-3561

    Grades: K-6 | 213 students
  • Dennis Elementary School Math: 14% | Reading: 31%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1499 W Main St
    Decatur, IL 62522
    (217)362-3511

    Grades: PK-8 | 466 students
  • Durfee Magnet Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1077 W Grand Ave
    Decatur, IL 62522
    (217)362-3500

    Grades: K-6 | 369 students
  • Eisenhower High School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1200 S 16th St
    Decatur, IL 62521
    (217)362-3102

    Grades: 9-12 | 1023 students
  • Enterprise Elementary School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2115 S Taylor Rd
    Decatur, IL 62521
    (217)362-3391

    Grades: PK-6 | 263 students
  • Futures Unlimited Alternative School
    Math: ≤10%
    250 E William St
    Decatur, IL 62523
    (217)429-1054

    Grades: 11-12 | 93 students
  • Garfield Montessori School Magnet School
    Math: 12% | Reading: 33%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    300 Meadow Terrace
    Decatur, IL 62521
    (217)362-3371

    Grades: PK-8 | 357 students
  • Hope Academy Math: ≤1% | Reading: 3%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    955 N Illinois St
    Decatur, IL 62521
    (217)362-3281

    Grades: K-8 | 519 students
  • Johns Hill Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 23% | Reading: 26%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1025 E Johns Ave
    Decatur, IL 62521
    (217)362-3351

    Grades: K-8 | 475 students
  • Macarthur High School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1499 W Grand Ave
    Decatur, IL 62522
    (217)362-3152

    Grades: 9-12 | 1093 students
  • Maroa-forsyth Grade School Math: 50% | Reading: 59%
    Rank: Top 20%
    Po Box 738
    Maroa, IL 61756
    (217)877-2023

    Grades: PK-5 | 519 students
  • Maroa-forsyth Middle School Math: 35% | Reading: 55%
    Rank: Top 30%
    Po Box 738
    Maroa, IL 61756
    (217)794-5115

    Grades: 6-8 | 268 students
  • Maroa-forsyth Senior High School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank: Top 20%
    610 W Washington St
    Maroa, IL 61756
    (217)794-3463

    Grades: 9-12 | 391 students
  • Mary W French Academy Math: ≤5% | Reading: 6-9%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    520 W Wood St
    Decatur, IL 62522
    (217)362-3381

    Grades: K-6 | 293 students
  • Mcgaughey Elementary School
    1320 W Main St
    Mt Zion, IL 62549
    (217)864-2711

    Grades: K-1 | 335 students
  • Meridian Elementary School Math: 28% | Reading: 27%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    Po Box 350
    Blue Mound, IL 62513
    (217)692-2535

    Grades: PK-5 | 522 students
  • Meridian High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Top 50%
    Po Box 380
    Macon, IL 62544
    (217)764-5233

    Grades: 9-12 | 263 students
  • Meridian Middle School Math: 11% | Reading: 14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    728 S Wall St
    Macon, IL 62544
    (217)764-3367

    Grades: 6-8 | 253 students
  • Michael E Baum Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    801 S Lake Ridge Ave
    Decatur, IL 62521
    (217)362-3521

    Grades: K-6 | 320 students
  • Milligan Academy Rssp Alternative School
    Math: <50%
    300 E Eldorado St
    Decatur, IL 62523
    (217)424-3062

    Grades: 10 | 36 students
  • Mt Zion Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Top 20%
    725 W Main St
    Mt Zion, IL 62549
    (217)864-3631

    Grades: 2-3 | 359 students
  • Mt Zion High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Top 30%
    305 S Henderson St
    Mt Zion, IL 62549
    (217)864-2363

    Grades: 9-12 | 776 students
  • Mt Zion Intermediate School Math: 47% | Reading: 42%
    Rank: Top 30%
    310 S Henderson St
    Mt Zion, IL 62549
    (217)864-2921

    Grades: 4-6 | 564 students
  • Mt Zion Junior High School Math: 43% | Reading: 46%
    Rank: Top 30%
    315 S Henderson St
    Mt Zion, IL 62549
    (217)864-2369

    Grades: 7-8 | 357 students
  • Muffley Elementary School Math: 5% | Reading: 18%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    88 S Country Club Rd
    Decatur, IL 62521
    (217)362-3341

    Grades: K-6 | 393 students
  • Oak Grove Accelerated School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2160 W Center St
    Decatur, IL 62526
    (217)362-3551

    Grades: K-6 | 278 students
  • Parsons Accelerated School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    3591 N Macarthur Rd
    Decatur, IL 62526
    (217)362-3331

    Grades: K-6 | 323 students
  • Pershing Early Learning Center
    2912 N University
    Decatur, IL 62526
    (217)362-3301

    Grades: PK | 501 students
  • Robertson Charter School Charter School
    Math: 2% | Reading: 5%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2240 E Geddes Ave
    Decatur, IL 62526
    (217)428-7072

    Grades: K-8 | 328 students
  • St Marys Adolescent Ed Program Alternative School
    1800 E Lake Shore Dr
    Decatur, IL 62521
    (217)464-5000

    Grades: Inquire with school | n/a students
  • Sangamon Valley East Elementary School Math: 20-29% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank: Top 50%
    Po Box 79
    Harristown, IL 62537
    (217)963-2621

    Grades: PK-4 | 177 students
  • Show 11 more public schools in Macon County, IL (out of 46 total schools)
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