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For the 2021 school year, there are 15 public schools serving 3,395 students in Mcdonough County, IL. Mcdonough County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Illinois.
The top ranked public schools in Mcdonough County, IL are West Prairie North Elementary School, Macomb Senior High School and West Prairie High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Mcdonough County, IL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 22% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 29% (versus the 37% statewide average). Schools in Mcdonough County have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Illinois public schools.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Illinois public school average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top Mcdonough County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    West Prairie North Elementary School Math: 40-49% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    100 N Washington St
    Good Hope, IL 61438
    (309) 456-3920

    Grades: PK-4 | 112 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Macomb Senior High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1525 S Johnson St
    Macomb, IL 61455
    (309) 837-2331

    Grades: 9-12 | 592 students
  • Rank: #33.
    West Prairie High School Math: 20-29% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    18575 E 800th St
    Sciota, IL 61475
    (309) 456-3750

    Grades: 9-12 | 164 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Edison Elementary School Math: 27% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    521 S Pearl St
    Macomb, IL 61455
    (309) 837-3993

    Grades: 4-6 | 415 students
  • Rank: #55.
    West Prairie South Elementary School Math: 20-29% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    310 S Coal St
    Colchester, IL 62326
    (309) 776-3790

    Grades: PK-4 | 165 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Macomb Junior High School Math: 24% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1525 S Johnson St
    Macomb, IL 61455
    (309) 833-2074

    Grades: 7-8 | 320 students
  • Rank: #77.
    West Prairie Middle School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    600 S Hun St
    Colchester, IL 62326
    (309) 776-3220

    Grades: 5-8 | 161 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Bushnell-prairie City Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    345 E Hess St
    Bushnell, IL 61422
    (309) 772-9464

    Grades: PK-5 | 312 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Bushnell-prairie City High School Math: 20-29% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    845 Walnut St
    Bushnell, IL 61422
    (309) 772-2113

    Grades: 9-12 | 222 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Lincoln Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    315 N Bonham St
    Macomb, IL 61455
    (309) 833-2095

    Grades: K-3 | 607 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Bushnell-prairie City Junior High School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    847 Walnut St
    Bushnell, IL 61422
    (309) 772-3123

    Grades: 6-8 | 159 students
  • Rank: #12-1512.- 15.235 W Grant St
    Macomb, IL 61455
    (309) 837-2335

    Grades: PK | 127 students
  • Rank: #12-1512.- 15.
    Project Insight Special Education School
    330 N Mcarthur St
    Macomb, IL 61455
    (309) 837-5685

    Grades: 7-10 | 15 students
  • Rank: #12-1512.- 15.
    Royals Academy Macomb Alternative School
    341 S Johnson St
    Macomb, IL 61455
    (309) 575-3226

    Grades: 10-12 | 21 students
  • Rank: #12-1512.- 15.
    Royals Rssp Macomb Alternative School
    341 S Johnson St
    Macomb, IL 61455
    (309) 575-3226

    Grades: 7-9 | 3 students
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