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For the 2021 school year, there are 2 public high schools serving 606 students in Murphysboro, IL. The top ranked public high schools in Murphysboro, IL are Murphysboro High School and Cope Alternative School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Murphysboro, IL public high schools have an average math proficiency score of 22% (versus the Illinois public high school average of 34%), and reading proficiency score of 27% (versus the 37% statewide average). High schools in Murphysboro have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Illinois public high schools.
Murphysboro, IL public high school have a Graduation Rate of 82%, which is less than the Illinois average of 87%.
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 27% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Illinois public high school average of 50% (majority Hispanic).

Top Murphysboro, IL Public High Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Murphysboro High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
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    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    50 Blackwood Dr
    Murphysboro, IL 62966
    (618) 687-2336

    Grades: 9-12 | 599 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Cope Alternative School Alternative School
    1725b Shomaker Dr
    Murphysboro, IL 62966
    (618) 684-2913

    Grades: 10 | 7 students
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