Top 3 Best Murphysboro Public High Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 4 public high schools serving 591 students in Murphysboro, IL. The top ranked public high schools in Murphysboro, IL are Murphysboro High School, Cope Alternative School and Five County Regional Alternative. 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 17% (versus the Illinois public high school average of 34%), and reading proficiency score of 32% (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 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 33% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Illinois public high school average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Best Murphysboro, IL Public High Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Murphysboro High School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
50 Blackwood Dr
Murphysboro, IL 62966
(618) 687-2336
Grades: 9-12
| 591 students
Rank: n/an/a
Cope Alternative School
Alternative School
1725b Shomaker Dr
Murphysboro, IL 62966
(618) 684-2913
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
Project Soar Alternative Optional Ed Program
Alternative School
1725b Shomaker Dr
Murphysboro, IL 62966
(618) 687-7290
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
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Murphysboro, 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

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