Top 10 Best Peoria Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 46 public schools serving 17,400 students in Peoria, IL. Peoria has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Illinois.
The top ranked public schools in Peoria, IL are Washington Gifted School, Wilder-waite Grade School and Ridgeview Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Peoria, IL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 20% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 24% (versus the 38% statewide average). Schools in Peoria have an average ranking of 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Illinois public schools.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Illinois public school average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Best Peoria, IL Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Washington Gifted School
Magnet School
Math: 88% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
3706 N Grand Blvd
Peoria, IL 61614
(309) 672-6563
Grades: 5-8
| 299 students
Rank: #22.
Wilder-waite Grade School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
10021 N Pacific St
Peoria, IL 61615
(309) 243-7728
Grades: K-5
| 367 students
Rank: #33.
Ridgeview Elementary School
Math: 52% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3903 W Ridgeview Dr
Peoria, IL 61615
(309) 692-8260
Grades: K-5
| 421 students
Rank: #44.
Monroe Elementary School
Math: 42% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5137 W Cisna Rd
Peoria, IL 61607
(309) 697-3120
Grades: K-8
| 288 students
Rank: #55.
Kellar Primary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
6413 Mt Hawley Rd
Peoria, IL 61614
(309) 693-4439
Grades: K-4
| 399 students
Rank: #66.
Limestone Walters Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
8223 W Smithville Rd
Peoria, IL 61607
(309) 697-3035
Grades: K-8
| 196 students
Rank: #77.
Woodruff Career & Technical Center
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1800 Ne Perry Ave
Peoria, IL 61603
(309) 672-6665
Grades: 5-12
| 3 students
Rank: #88.
Hollis Consolidated Grade School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
5613 W Tuscarora Rd
Peoria, IL 61607
(309) 697-1325
Grades: K-8
| 160 students
Rank: #99.
Northmoor Primary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1819 W Northmoor Rd
Peoria, IL 61614
(309) 693-4435
Grades: K-4
| 358 students
Rank: #1010.
Charter Oak Primary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
5221 W Timberedge Dr
Peoria, IL 61615
(309) 693-4433
Grades: K-4
| 375 students
Rank: #1111.
Richwoods High School
Math: 38% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
6301 N University St
Peoria, IL 61614
(309) 693-4400
Grades: 9-12
| 1,225 students
Rank: #1212.
Charles A Lindbergh Middle School
Math: 33% | Reading: 37%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
6327 N Sheridan Rd
Peoria, IL 61614
(309) 693-4427
Grades: 5-8
| 257 students
Rank: #1313.
Limestone Community High School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(1)
4201 Airport Rd
Peoria, IL 61607
(309) 697-6271
Grades: 9-12
| 1,009 students
Rank: #1414.
Whittier Primary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1619 W Fredonia Ave
Peoria, IL 61606
(309) 672-6569
Grades: K-4
| 308 students
Rank: #1515.
Norwood Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
6521 W Farmington Rd
Peoria, IL 61604
(309) 676-3683
Grades: 5-8
| 173 students
Rank: #16 - 1716. - 17.
Norwood Primary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
200 S Main St
Peoria, IL 61604
(309) 697-6312
Grades: PK-4
| 247 students
Rank: #16 - 1716. - 17.
Oak Grove School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
6018 W Lancaster Rd
Peoria, IL 61607
(309) 697-3367
Grades: K-8
| 276 students
Rank: #1818.
Pleasant Valley Middle School
Math: 16% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
3314 W Richwoods Bvd
Peoria, IL 61604
(309) 679-0634
Grades: 4-8
| 270 students
Rank: #1919.
Mark W Bills Middle School
Math: 23% | Reading: 22%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
6001 N Frostwood Pky
Peoria, IL 61615
(309) 693-4437
Grades: 5-8
| 227 students
Rank: #2020.
Hines Primary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
4603 N Knoxville Ave
Peoria, IL 61614
(309) 672-6525
Grades: K-4
| 454 students
Rank: #2121.
Bartonville Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
6000 S Adams St
Peoria, IL 61607
(309) 697-3253
Grades: PK-8
| 310 students
Rank: #22 - 2322. - 23.
Day Treatment
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1419 S Folkers Ave
Peoria, IL 61605
(309) 672-6725
Grades: 4-12
| 53 students
Rank: #22 - 2322. - 23.
Robert A Jamieson School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2721 W Richwoods
Peoria, IL 61604
(309) 672-6594
Grades: PK-12
| 83 students
Rank: #2424.
Rolling Acres Middle School
Math: 16% | Reading: 21%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
5617 N Merrimac Ave
Peoria, IL 61614
(309) 689-1100
Grades: 5-8
| 334 students
Rank: #25 - 2625. - 26.
Pleasant Hill Elementary School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
3717 W Malone St
Peoria, IL 61605
(309) 637-6829
Grades: PK-8
| 223 students
Rank: #25 - 2625. - 26.
Thomas Jefferson Primary School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
918 W Florence Ave
Peoria, IL 61604
(309) 672-6531
Grades: PK-4
| 441 students
Rank: #2727.
Pleasant Valley Elementary School
Math: 11-19% | Reading: 11-19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
4623 W Red Bud Dr
Peoria, IL 61604
(309) 673-6750
Grades: K-3
| 228 students
Rank: #2828.
Knoxville Cntr Student Success
Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2628 N Knoxville Ave
Peoria, IL 61604
(309) 672-6625
Grades: 9-12
| 125 students
Rank: #2929.
Von Steuben Middle School
Math: 6% | Reading: 12%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
801 E Forrest Hill
Peoria, IL 61603
(309) 672-6561
Grades: 5-8
| 279 students
Rank: #3030.
Quest Charter School Academy
Charter School
Math: 6% | Reading: 11%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2503 N University
Peoria, IL 61604
(309) 402-0030
Grades: 5-12
| 610 students
Rank: #3131.
Sterling Middle School
Math: 5% | Reading: 11%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2315 N Sterling Ave
Peoria, IL 61604
(309) 672-6557
Grades: 5-8
| 423 students
Rank: #3232.
Woodrow Wilson Primary School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 6-9%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1907 W Forrest Hill
Peoria, IL 61604
(309) 672-6571
Grades: K-4
| 410 students
Rank: #3333.
Franklin Primary School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: ≤5%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
807 W Columbia Ter
Peoria, IL 61606
(309) 682-2693
Grades: K-4
| 416 students
Rank: #3434.
Calvin Coolidge Middle School
Math: 4% | Reading: 10%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
2708 W Rohmann Ave
Peoria, IL 61604
(309) 672-6506
Grades: 5-8
| 362 students
Rank: #3535.
Trewyn K-8 School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1419 S Folkers Ave
Peoria, IL 61605
(309) 672-6500
Grades: K-6
| 291 students
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Peoria, Illinois Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
919 S Matthew St
Peoria, IL 61605
(309) 672-6504
Grades: 5-8
| 319 students
Childrens Home School (Closed 2012)
Special Education School
2130 North Knoxville Ave
Peoria, IL 61603
(309) 685-1047
Grades: 8-12
| n/a students
2612 North Bootz Ave
Peoria, IL 61604
(309) 672-6508
Grades: 6-8
| 197 students
3202 N Wisconsin Ave
Peoria, IL 61603
(309) 672-6725
Grades: K-12
| 75 students
1507 South Lydia Ave
Peoria, IL 61605
(309) 672-6515
Grades: PK-4
| 386 students
3202 N Wisconsin
Peoria, IL 61603
(309) 675-6775
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
1800 Ne Perry Ave
Peoria, IL 61603
(309) 672-6520
Grades: 7
| 25 students
2900 W Heading Ave
Peoria, IL 61604
(309) 673-2803
Grades: 5-11
| 11 students
3129 Ne Madison Ave
Peoria, IL 61603
(309) 672-6538
Grades: PK-5
| 304 students
3202 N Wisconsin
Peoria, IL 61603
(309) 672-6810
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
700 Mary St
Peoria, IL 61603
(309) 672-6542
Grades: 6-8
| n/a students
6018 W Lancaster Rd
Peoria, IL 61607
(309) 697-0621
Grades: 5-8
| 148 students
2000 West Pioneer Parkway
Peoria, IL 61615
(309) 693-7373
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
839 West Moss Ave
Peoria, IL 61606
(309) 672-6702
Grades: 5-12
| 14 students
839 West Moss Ave
Peoria, IL 61606
(309) 672-6823
Grades: 9-12
| 83 students
223 North Maxwell Rd
Peoria, IL 61604
(309) 634-4200
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students
2018 W Cimarron Dr
Peoria, IL 61614
(309) 693-4424
Grades: 3-12
| 18 students
4607 West Elwood Dr
Peoria, IL 61604
(309) 673-2494
Grades: PK-K
| n/a students
245 Green St
Peoria, IL 61603
(309) 282-7700
Grades: PK
| n/a students
839 West Moss Ave
Peoria, IL 61606
(309) 672-6823
Grades: 10-12
| 33 students
2212 W Ann St
Peoria, IL 61605
(309) 672-6559
Grades: PK-5
| 381 students
304 E Illinois St
Peoria, IL 61603
(309) 672-6567
Grades: 5-8
| 272 students
7225 West Plank Rd
Peoria, IL 61604
(309) 697-4555
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
5407 N University St
Peoria, IL 61614
(309) 693-5017
Grades: n/a
| n/a students

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