Top 10 Best Marion County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 30 public schools serving 6,519 students in Marion County, IL. Marion County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Illinois.
The top ranked public schools in Marion County, IL are Iuka Comm Cons School, Franklin Park Middle School and Odin Attendance Center 9-12. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Marion County, IL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 25% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 35% (versus the 38% statewide average). Schools in Marion County have an average ranking of 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Illinois public schools.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Illinois public school average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Best Marion County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Iuka Comm Cons School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
405 S Main St
Iuka, IL 62849
(618) 323-6233
Grades: PK-8
| 228 students
Rank: #22.
Franklin Park Middle School
Math: 41% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
1325 N Franklin St
Salem, IL 62881
(618) 740-0963
Grades: 4-8
| 584 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Odin Attendance Center 9-12
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
102 S Merritt St
Odin, IL 62870
(618) 775-8266
Grades: 9-12
| 64 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Patoka Sr High School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1220 Kinoka Rd
Patoka, IL 62875
(618) 432-5440
Grades: 9-12
| 80 students
Rank: #55.
Hawthorn Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1300 Bobcat Cir
Salem, IL 62881
(618) 740-0952
Grades: K-3
| 382 students
Rank: #66.
Raccoon Cons Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3601 State Route 161
Centralia, IL 62801
(618) 532-7329
Grades: PK-8
| 222 students
Rank: #77.
Selmaville Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
3185 Selmaville Rd
Salem, IL 62881
(618) 548-2416
Grades: K-8
| 251 students
Rank: #88.
North Wamac Grade School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1500 Case St
Centralia, IL 62801
(618) 532-1826
Grades: K-8
| 112 students
Rank: #99.
South Central Middle School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
503 S Madison St
Kinmundy, IL 62854
(618) 547-7734
Grades: 6-8
| 155 students
Rank: #1010.
Salem Community High School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1200 N Broadway Ave
Salem, IL 62881
(618) 548-0727
Grades: 9-12
| 683 students
Rank: #1111.
Jordan Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
311 Airport Rd
Centralia, IL 62801
(618) 532-1907
Grades: 2-3
| 234 students
Rank: #12 - 1312. - 13.
Sandoval Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
300 E Perry Ave
Sandoval, IL 62882
(618) 247-3450
Grades: PK-6
| 257 students
Rank: #12 - 1312. - 13.
Sandoval Jr High School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
859 W Missouri Ave
Sandoval, IL 62882
(618) 247-3361
Grades: 7-8
| 66 students
Rank: #1414.
Willow Grove Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
815 W 7th St
Centralia, IL 62801
(618) 532-3313
Grades: PK-8
| 165 students
Rank: #1515.
Centralia High School
Math: 21% | Reading: 26%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2100 E Calumet St
Centralia, IL 62801
(618) 532-7391
Grades: 9-12
| 866 students
Rank: #1616.
Schiller Elementary School
Math: 20-29% | Reading: 11-19%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
800 W 4th St
Centralia, IL 62801
(618) 532-1907
Grades: PK-1
| 248 students
Rank: #1717.
Patoka Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1220 Kinoka Rd
Patoka, IL 62875
(618) 432-5200
Grades: PK-6
| 123 students
Rank: #1818.
Sandoval Sr High School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
859 W Missouri Ave
Sandoval, IL 62882
(618) 247-3361
Grades: 9-12
| 104 students
Rank: #1919.
Centralia Jr High School
Math: 14% | Reading: 22%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
900 S Pine St
Centralia, IL 62801
(618) 532-1907
Grades: 4-8
| 662 students
Rank: #20 - 2120. - 21.
Odin Attendance Center K-8
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
102 S Merritt St
Odin, IL 62870
(618) 775-8266
Grades: PK-8
| 161 students
Rank: #20 - 2120. - 21.
South Central Elementary-kinmundy
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
810 E 1st St
Kinmundy, IL 62854
(618) 547-7696
Grades: PK-5
| 280 students
Rank: #2222.
Patoka Jr High School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1220 Kinoka Rd
Patoka, IL 62875
(618) 432-5200
Grades: 7-8
| 37 students
Rank: #2323.
Central City Elementary School
Math: 9% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
129 Douglas St
Centralia, IL 62801
(618) 532-9521
Grades: PK-8
| 350 students
Rank: #2424.
Kell Grade School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
207 N Johnson St
Kell, IL 62853
(618) 822-6234
Grades: K-8
| 88 students
Rank: #2525.
Grand Prairie Elementary School
Math: 11-19% | Reading: 11-19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
21462 N Richview Ln
Centralia, IL 62801
(618) 249-6289
Grades: K-8
| 76 students
Rank: n/an/a
Bridges Learning Center
Special Education School
226 Chicago Ave
Centralia, IL 62801
(618) 545-0126
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Centralia Alternative School
Alternative School
501 N Elm St
Centralia, IL 62801
(618) 918-2733
Grades: 7-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
422 S Elm St
Centralia, IL 62801
(618) 532-1907
Grades: PK
| 41 students
Rank: n/an/a
Kaskaskia Education Center
Special Education School
2100 E Calumet St
Centralia, IL 62801
(618) 532-4721
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Safe School Program Centralia
Alternative School
501 N Elm St
Centralia, IL 62801
(618) 918-2733
Grades: 7-12
| n/a students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Marion County, IL

Marion County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
315 S Maple St
Salem, IL 62881
(618) 548-7701
Grades: PK-K
| 97 students
9330 Shattuc Rd
Centralia, IL 62801
(618) 533-4111
Grades: 12
| n/a students
900 S Pine St
Centralia, IL 62801
(618) 532-1907
Grades: 5-8
| 534 students
200 East Schwartz St
Salem, IL 62881
(618) 533-3935
Grades: 7-12
| 2 students
1101 S Locust St
Centralia, IL 62801
(618) 532-1907
Grades: K
| 130 students
P.O. Box 548,
Centralia, IL 62801
(618) 532-9312
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
200 South Pine St
Centralia, IL 62801
(618) 533-7120
Grades: 4
| 146 students
200 East Schwartz St
Salem, IL 62881
(618) 548-6385
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
102 South Merritt St
Odin, IL 62870
(618) 775-8266
Grades: PK-8
| 232 students
102 South Merritt St
Odin, IL 62870
(618) 775-8266
Grades: 9-12
| 78 students
3185 Selmaville Road
Salem, IL 62881
(618) 548-0806
Grades: 5-8
| 109 students

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