Top 10 Best Madison County Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 83 public schools serving 38,561 students in Madison County, IL (there are 38 private schools, serving 5,781 private students). 87% of all K-12 students in Madison County, IL are educated in public schools (compared to the IL state average of 88%).
The top ranked public schools in Madison County, IL are St Jacob Elementary School, Alhambra Primary School and Center For Educ Opp. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Madison County, IL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 26% (versus the Illinois public school average of 26%), and reading proficiency score of 28% (versus the 31% statewide average). Schools in Madison County have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of Illinois public schools.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Illinois public school average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Best Madison County Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
St Jacob Elementary School
(Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Po Box 217
Saint Jacob, IL 62281
(618) 644-2541
Grades: PK-5
| 226 students
Rank: #22.
Alhambra Primary School
(Math: 70-79% | Reading: 50-59%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
302 W Main St
Alhambra, IL 62001
(618) 488-2200
Grades: PK-3
| 168 students
Rank: #3 - 73. - 7.
Center For Educ Opp
Alternative School
(Math: <50% | Reading: <50%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
201 Staunton Rd
Troy, IL 62294
(618) 667-0633
Grades: 6-12
| 0 students
Rank: #3 - 73. - 7.
Coolidge Junior High School
(Math: <50% | Reading: <50%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
3231 Nameoki Rd
Granite City, IL 62040
(618) 451-5826
Grades: 7-8
| 887 students
Rank: #3 - 73. - 7.
District 7 Alternative School
Alternative School
(Math: <50% | Reading: <50%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
6148 Center Grove Rd
Edwardsville, IL 62025
(618) 692-7466
Grades: 9-12
| 0 students
Rank: #3 - 73. - 7.
Madison Student Support Center
Alternative School
(Math: <50% | Reading: <50%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1634 7th St
Madison, IL 62060
(618) 876-6409
Grades: 7-12
| 0 students
Rank: #3 - 73. - 7.
Region Iii K-8 Clip Prg
Special Education School
(Math: <50% | Reading: <50%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1030 3rd St
East Alton, IL 62024
(618) 433-2102
Grades: n/a
| 0 students
Rank: #88.
Maryville Elementary School
(Math: 50-54% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
6900 W Main St
Maryville, IL 62062
(618) 346-6261
Grades: PK-4
| 354 students
Rank: #99.
Marine Elementary School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
725 W Division St
Marine, IL 62061
(618) 667-5404
Grades: K-5
| 141 students
Rank: #1010.
Triad Middle School
(Math: 45% | Reading: 44%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
9539 Us Highway 40
Saint Jacob, IL 62281
(618) 644-5511
Grades: 6-8
| 885 students
Rank: #1111.
Edwardsville High School
(Math: 40% | Reading: 45%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
6161 Center Grove Rd
Edwardsville, IL 62025
(618) 656-7100
Grades: 9-12
| 2,367 students
Rank: #1212.
Columbus Elementary School
(Math: 39% | Reading: 46%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
315 N Kansas St
Edwardsville, IL 62025
(618) 656-5167
Grades: 3-5
| 384 students
Rank: #1313.
Triad High School
(Math: 43% | Reading: 40%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
703 E Us Highway 40
Troy, IL 62294
(618) 667-5409
Grades: 9-12
| 1,216 students
Rank: #1414.
C A Henning School
(Math: 42% | Reading: 39%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
520 E Us Highway 40
Troy, IL 62294
(618) 667-5401
Grades: PK-5
| 738 students
Rank: #1515.
Grantfork Upper Elementary School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
206 N Mulberry St
Highland, IL 62249
(618) 675-2200
Grades: 4-5
| 88 students
Rank: #1616.
Highland Middle School
(Math: 40% | Reading: 41%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
400 Broadway
Highland, IL 62249
(618) 651-8800
Grades: 6-8
| 584 students
Rank: #1717.
Highland High School
(Math: 39% | Reading: 40%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
400 Broadway
Highland, IL 62249
(618) 654-7131
Grades: 9-12
| 914 students
Rank: #1818.
Highland Elementary School
(Math: 36% | Reading: 40%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
400 Broadway
Highland, IL 62249
(618) 654-2108
Grades: 3-5
| 499 students
Rank: #1919.
Albert Cassens Elementary School
(Math: 43% | Reading: 34%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1014 Glen Crossing Rd
Glen Carbon, IL 62034
(618) 655-6150
Grades: 3-5
| 470 students
Rank: #2020.
Liberty Middle School
(Math: 40% | Reading: 34%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1 District Dr
Edwardsville, IL 62025
(618) 655-6800
Grades: 6-8
| 959 students
Rank: #2121.
Woodland Elementary School
(Math: 40% | Reading: 33%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
59 S State Route 157
Edwardsville, IL 62025
(618) 692-8791
Grades: 3-5
| 462 students
Rank: #2222.
Lincoln Middle School
(Math: 37% | Reading: 33%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
145 West St
Edwardsville, IL 62025
(618) 656-0485
Grades: 6-8
| 772 students
Rank: #2323.
Jefferson Elementary School
(Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
152 Boskydells Dr
Collinsville, IL 62234
(618) 346-6212
Grades: K-4
| 85 students
Rank: #2424.
Worden Elementary School
(Math: 34% | Reading: 34%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
110 N Main St
Worden, IL 62097
(618) 692-7442
Grades: 3-5
| 286 students
Rank: #2525.
Silver Creek Elementary School
(Math: 34% | Reading: 31%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
209 N Dewey St
Troy, IL 62294
(618) 667-5403
Grades: PK-5
| 785 students
Rank: #26 - 2726. - 27.
Grigsby Intermediate School
(Math: <50% | Reading: ≤20%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3801 Cargill Rd
Granite City, IL 62040
(618) 931-5544
Grades: 5-6
| 809 students
Rank: #26 - 2726. - 27.
Mitchell Elementary School
(Math: <50% | Reading: ≤20%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
316 E Chain Of Rocks Rd
Granite City, IL 62040
(618) 931-0057
Grades: 3-4
| 387 students
Rank: #2828.
Meadowbrook Intermediate School
(Math: 20% | Reading: 34%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
111 W Roosevelt Dr
Moro, IL 62067
(618) 377-7270
Grades: 4-5
| 351 students
Rank: #2929.
Parkside Primary School
(Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
600 E Central St
Bethalto, IL 62010
(618) 377-4100
Grades: 2-3
| 325 students
Rank: #3030.
Wilbur Trimpe Middle School
(Math: 15% | Reading: 34%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
910 2nd St
Bethalto, IL 62010
(618) 377-7240
Grades: 6-8
| 559 students
Rank: #3131.
Lewis-clark Elementary School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
501 E Lorena Ave
Wood River, IL 62095
(618) 254-4354
Grades: K-5
| 242 students
Rank: #3232.
Alton High School
(Math: 20% | Reading: 25%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
4200 Humbert Rd
Alton, IL 62002
(618) 474-2700
Grades: 9-12
| 2,044 students
Rank: #3333.
Roxana Junior High School
(Math: 22% | Reading: 19%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
401 Chaffer Ave
Roxana, IL 62084
(618) 254-7561
Grades: 6-8
| 379 students
Rank: #3434.
Civic Memorial High School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
200 School St
Bethalto, IL 62010
(618) 377-7220
Grades: 9-12
| 764 students
Rank: #35 - 3635. - 36.
Frohardt Elementary School
(Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2040 Johnson Rd
Granite City, IL 62040
(618) 451-5821
Grades: 3-4
| 425 students
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Madison County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
665 Livingston Ave
Livingston, IL 62058
(618) 637-2131
Grades: PK-4
| 110 students
1020 Main St
Alton, IL 62002
(618) 465-4415
Grades: 6-12
| 29 students
2200 Vandalia
Collinsville, IL 62234
(618) 346-1902
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
101 School St
Bethalto, IL 62010
(618) 377-7208
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students
2400 Henry St
Alton, IL 62002
(618) 463-2166
Grades: PK
| 244 students
3201 E 23rd St
Granite City, IL 62040
(618) 451-5836
Grades: PK
| 257 students
3801 Cargill Rd
Granite City, IL 62040
(618) 931-5544
Grades: 5-6
| 876 students
1634 7th St
Madison, IL 62060
(618) 877-6864
Grades: K-3
| 204 students
Po Box 149
Highland, IL 62249
(618) 654-2106
Grades: 2-4
| 526 students
2708 Edwards St
Alton, IL 62002
(618) 463-2070
Grades: 2-9
| 394 students
4200 Humbert Rd
Alton, IL 62002
(618) 463-2153
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
1043 Tremont St
Alton, IL 62002
(618) 463-2157
Grades: K-2
| 372 students
6148 Center Grove Rd
Edwardsville, IL 62025
(618) 655-6775
Grades: 6-8
| 19 students
300 S 4th St
Venice, IL 62090
(618) 874-7792
Grades: 9-12
| 54 students
163 N Shamrock St
East Alton, IL 62024
(618) 433-2091
Grades: PK
| 79 students
Po Box 519
Livingston, IL 62058
(618) 637-2130
Grades: 8-12
| 92 students
1020 State St
Alton, IL 62002
(618) 465-4451
Grades: 5-12
| 40 students
1003 Farrish St
Madison, IL 62060
(618) 876-6409
Grades: 6-8
| 257 students
907 Milton Rd
Alton, IL 62002
(618) 463-2083
Grades: K-2
| 277 students
201 N Dewey St
Troy, IL 62294
(618) 667-8851
Grades: 5
| 220 students
209 N Dewey St
Troy, IL 62294
(618) 667-8851
Grades: 3-4
| 374 students
310 S Main St
New Douglas, IL 62074
(217) 456-7421
Grades: 3-4
| 70 students
2901 State St
Granite City, IL 62040
(618) 451-5813
Grades: K-5
| 461 students
600 East Central
Bethalto, IL 62010
(618) 377-4100
Grades: PK-3
| 424 students
322 E Central St
Bethalto, IL 62010
(618) 377-7200
Grades: 1-5
| 7 students
700 Broadway
Venice, IL 62090
(618) 451-7953
Grades: 9-12
| 57 students
3200 Maryville Rd
Granite City, IL 62040
(618) 931-5700
Grades: K-4
| 301 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public schools in Madison County, IL?
The top ranked public schools in Madison County, IL include St Jacob Elementary School, Alhambra Primary School and Center For Educ Opp.
How many public schools are located in Madison County, IL?
83 public schools are located in Madison County, IL.
What percentage of students in Madison County, IL go to public school?
87% of all K-12 students in Madison County, IL are educated in public schools (compared to the IL state average of 88%).
What is the racial composition of students in Madison County, IL?
Madison County, IL public schools minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Illinois public schools average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

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