Top 3 Best 62966 Illinois Public High Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 4 public high schools serving 580 students in 62966, IL.
The top ranked public high school in 62966, IL is Murphysboro High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public high schools in zipcode 62966 have an average math proficiency score of 17% (versus the Illinois public high school average of 28%), and reading proficiency score of 17% (versus the 32% statewide average). High schools in 62966, IL have an average ranking of 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Illinois public high schools.
Public high school in zipcode 62966 have a Graduation Rate of 82%, which is less than the Illinois average of 88%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Murphysboro High School, with 80-84% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Illinois or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Illinois public high school average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Best 62966, IL Public High Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Murphysboro High School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
50 Blackwood Dr
Murphysboro, IL 62966
(618) 687-2336
Grades: 9-12
| 580 students
Rank: n/an/a
Cope Alternative School
Alternative School
1725b Shomaker Dr
Murphysboro, IL 62966
(618) 687-7290
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Five County Regional Alternative
Alternative School
1001 Walnut Street
Murphysboro, IL 62966
(618) 687-7290
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
1725b Shomaker Dr
Murphysboro, IL 62966
(618) 687-7290
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in 62966 Illinois

62966, Illinois Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
636 Elza Brantley Dr
Murphysboro, IL 62966
(618) 684-8500
Grades: 7-12
| n/a students
593 Ava Road
Murphysboro, IL 62966
(618) 684-6273
Grades: K-5
| 161 students
Tri-county-mcelvain (Closed 2013)
Special Education School
593 Ava Rd
Murphysboro, IL 62966
(618) 684-8972
Grades: K-12
| n/a students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public high schools in 62966, IL?
The top ranked public high schools in 62966, IL include Murphysboro High School.
How many public high schools are located in 62966, IL?
4 public high schools are located in 62966, IL.
What is the racial composition of students in 62966, IL?
62966, IL public high schools minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Illinois public high schools average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

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