Top 5 Best Mcdonough County Public Elementary Schools (2021)

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For the 2021 school year, there are 7 public elementary schools serving 1,931 students in Mcdonough County, IL. The top ranked public elementary schools in Mcdonough County, IL are West Prairie North Elementary School, West Prairie South Elementary School and Edison Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Mcdonough County, IL public elementary schools have an average math proficiency score of 20% (versus the Illinois public elementary school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 27% (versus the 38% statewide average). Elementary schools in Mcdonough County have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Illinois public elementary schools.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Illinois public elementary school average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Best Mcdonough County Public Elementary Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    West Prairie North Elementary School Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    100 N Washington St
    Good Hope, IL 61438
    (309) 456-3920

    Grades: PK-4 | 112 students
  • Rank: #22.
    West Prairie South Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    310 S Coal St
    Colchester, IL 62326
    (309) 776-3790

    Grades: PK-4 | 165 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Edison Elementary School Math: 24% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    521 S Pearl St
    Macomb, IL 61455
    (309) 837-3993

    Grades: 4-6 | 415 students
  • Rank: #44.
    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: #55.
    Lincoln Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    315 N Bonham St
    Macomb, IL 61455
    (309) 833-2095

    Grades: K-3 | 607 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Bushnell-prairie City Elementary School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    345 E Hess St
    Bushnell, IL 61422
    (309) 772-9464

    Grades: PK-5 | 312 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Bushnell-prairie City Junior High School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    847 Walnut St
    Bushnell, IL 61422
    (309) 772-3123

    Grades: 6-8 | 159 students
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