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For the 2021 school year, there are 14 public schools in Shelby County, IL, serving 2,793 students. Shelby County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Illinois.
Shelby County, IL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 27% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 43% (versus the 37% statewide average). Schools in Shelby County have an average ranking of 8/10, which is in the top 30% of Illinois public schools.
The top ranked public schools in Shelby County, IL are Main Street Elementary School, Cowden-herrick Grade School and Moulton Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Illinois public school average of 52% (majority Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is less than the Illinois public school average of 15:1.

Top Shelby County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Main Street Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    225 W Main St
    Shelbyville, IL 62565
    (217) 774-4731

    Grades: 1-3 | 327 students
  • Cowden-herrick Grade School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    301 N Broadway St
    Herrick, IL 62431
    (618) 428-5223

    Grades: K-5 | 148 students
  • Moulton Elementary School Math: 30% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1101 W North 6th St
    Shelbyville, IL 62565
    (217) 774-2169

    Grades: 4-8 | 472 students
  • Gregory Intermediate Math: 20-24% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    221 E Pine St
    Moweaqua, IL 62550
    (217) 768-3860

    Grades: 3-5 | 142 students
  • Stewardson-strasburg Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    2806 E 600 North Rd
    Strasburg, IL 62465
    (217) 682-3621

    Grades: PK-8 | 248 students
  • Shelbyville High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1001 W North 6th St
    Shelbyville, IL 62565
    (217) 774-3926

    Grades: 9-12 | 323 students
  • Okaw Valley Middle School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    501 W Division St
    Findlay, IL 62534
    (217) 756-8521

    Grades: 5-8 | 143 students
  • Stewardson-strasburg High School Math: 21-39% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    2806 E 600 North Rd
    Strasburg, IL 62465
    (217) 682-3355

    Grades: 9-12 | 105 students
  • Windsor Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    808 Wisconsin Ave
    Windsor, IL 61957
    (217) 459-2447

    Grades: PK-6 | 217 students
  • Central A & M High School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    229 E Pine St
    Moweaqua, IL 62550
    (217) 768-3866

    Grades: 9-12 | 218 students
  • Windsor Junior & Senior High School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1424 Minnesota Ave
    Windsor, IL 61957
    (217) 459-2636

    Grades: 7-12 | 153 students
  • Cowden-herrick Jr/sr High School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    633 Cnty Hwy 22
    Cowden, IL 62422
    (217) 783-2125

    Grades: 6-12 | 205 students
  • Shelbyville Bridges Alternative School
    201 E North 12th St
    Shelbyville, IL 62565
    (217) 774-1037

    Grades: Inquire with school | 19 students
  • Shelbyville Kindergarten Center
    225 W Main St
    Shelbyville, IL 62565
    (217) 774-4731

    Grades: K | 73 students
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