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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 103 top magnet public schools in Illinois, serving 73,813 students.
  • Learn more about how magnet schools work. Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Illinois state average of 52%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is more than the state average of 16:1.

Top Illinois Magnet Public Schools (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Waukegan Andrew Cooke Magnet Elementary School Magnet School
    522 Belvidere Rd
    Waukegan, IL 60085
    (224)303-1700

    Grades: K-5 | 504 students
  • Rockford Barbour Two-way Language Immersion Elementary School Magnet School
    1506 Clover Ave
    Rockford, IL 61102
    (815)966-3395

    Grades: K-8 | 723 students
  • Bartlett Bartlett High School Magnet School
    701 W Schick Rd
    Bartlett, IL 60103
    (630)372-4700

    Grades: 9-12 | 2542 students
  • Chicago Beasley Elementary Magnet Academic Center Magnet School
    5255 S State St
    Chicago, IL 60609
    (773)535-1230

    Grades: PK-8 | 1432 students
  • Chicago Black Magnet Elementary School Magnet School
    9101 S Euclid Ave
    Chicago, IL 60617
    (773)535-6390

    Grades: K-8 | 456 students
  • Chicago Brooks College Prep Academy High School Magnet School
    250 E 111th St
    Chicago, IL 60628
    (773)535-9930

    Grades: 9-12 | 831 students
  • Chicago Burnside Elementary Scholastic Academy Magnet School
    650 E 91st Pl
    Chicago, IL 60619
    (773)535-3300

    Grades: PK-8 | 532 students
  • Chicago Chicago High School For Agricult Sciences Magnet School
    3857 W 111th St
    Chicago, IL 60655
    (773)535-2500

    Grades: 9-12 | 717 students
  • Chicago Clark Academy Prep Magnet High School Magnet School
    5101 W Harrison St
    Chicago, IL 60644
    (773)534-6250

    Grades: 9-12 | 521 students
  • University Park Coretta Scott King Magnet School Magnet School
    1009 Blackhawk Dr
    University Park, IL 60484
    (708)367-4700

    Grades: K-6 | 331 students
  • Elgin Creekside Elementary School Magnet School
    655 N Airlite St
    Elgin, IL 60123
    (847)289-6270

    Grades: PK-6 | 699 students
  • Chicago Curie Metropolitan High School Magnet School
    4959 S Archer Ave
    Chicago, IL 60632
    (773)535-2100

    Grades: 9-12 | 3030 students
  • Chicago Decatur Classical Elementary School Magnet School
    7030 N Sacramento Av
    Chicago, IL 60645
    (773)534-2201

    Grades: K-6 | 281 students
  • Carpentersville Delacey Family Education Center Magnet School
    50 Cleveland Ave
    Carpentersville, IL 60110
    (224)484-2300

    Grades: PK | 442 students
  • Chicago Disney Elementary Magnet School Magnet School
    4140 N Marine Dr
    Chicago, IL 60613
    (773)534-5840

    Grades: PK-8 | 1610 students
  • Skokie Dr Bessie Rhodes-global Studies Elementary School Magnet School
    3701 Davis St
    Skokie, IL 60076
    (847)859-8440

    Grades: K-8 | 372 students
  • Evanston Dr Ml King Junior Literary&fine Arts Elementary School Magnet School
    2424 Lake St
    Evanston, IL 60201
    (847)859-8500

    Grades: K-8 | 581 students
  • Chicago Drummond Elementary School Magnet School
    1845 W Cortland St
    Chicago, IL 60622
    (773)534-4120

    Grades: PK-8 | 333 students
  • Decatur Durfee Elementary School Magnet School
    1000 W Grand Ave
    Decatur, IL 62522
    (217)424-3254

    Grades: K-6 | 363 students
  • Chicago Edison Elementary Regional Gifted Center Magnet School
    4929 N Sawyer Ave
    Chicago, IL 60625
    (773)534-0540

    Grades: K-8 | 278 students
  • Kankakee Edison Primary School Magnet School
    1991 E Maple St
    Kankakee, IL 60901
    (815)932-0621

    Grades: K-3 | 195 students
  • Joliet Eisenhower Academy Magnet School
    406 Burke Dr
    Joliet, IL 60433
    (815)723-0233

    Grades: 1-5 | 261 students
  • Elgin Elgin High School Magnet School
    1200 Maroon Dr
    Elgin, IL 60120
    (847)888-5100

    Grades: 9-12 | 2544 students
  • Rockford Ellis Arts Academy Magnet School
    222 S Central Ave
    Rockford, IL 61102
    (815)966-3909

    Grades: K-5 | 441 students
  • Chicago Ericson Elementary Scholastic Academy Magnet School
    3600 W 5th Ave
    Chicago, IL 60624
    (773)534-6660

    Grades: PK-8 | 470 students
  • Joliet Forest Park Individual Ed School Magnet School
    1220 California Ave
    Joliet, IL 60432
    (815)723-0414

    Grades: PK-5 | 369 students
  • Chicago Franklin Elementary Fine Arts Center Magnet School
    225 W Evergreen Ave
    Chicago, IL 60610
    (773)534-8510

    Grades: K-8 | 360 students
  • Chicago Frazier Perspectives Magnet Elementary School Magnet School
    4027 W Grenshaw St
    Chicago, IL 60624
    (773)534-6880

    Grades: K-8 | 275 students
  • Chicago Galileo Elementary Math & Sci Schol Acd Magnet School
    820 S Carpenter St
    Chicago, IL 60607
    (773)534-7070

    Grades: K-8 | 544 students
  • Chicago Gallistel Elementary Language Academy Magnet School
    10347 S Ewing Ave
    Chicago, IL 60617
    (773)535-6540

    Grades: PK-8 | 1186 students
  • Champaign Garden Hills Elementary School Magnet School
    2001 Garden Hills Dr
    Champaign, IL 61821
    (217)351-3872

    Grades: K-5 | 481 students
  • Decatur Garfield Montessori School Magnet School
    300 Meadow Terrace
    Decatur, IL 62521
    (217)424-3270

    Grades: PK-8 | 382 students
  • West Chicago Gary Elementary School Magnet School
    130 E Forest Ave
    West Chicago, IL 60185
    (630)293-6010

    Grades: K-5 | 563 students
  • Chicago Gunsaulus Elementary Scholastic Academy Magnet School
    4420 S Sacramento Av
    Chicago, IL 60632
    (773)535-7215

    Grades: PK-8 | 801 students
  • Chicago Hawthorne Elementary Scholastic Academy Magnet School
    3319 N Clifton Ave
    Chicago, IL 60657
    (773)534-5550

    Grades: K-8 | 571 students
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