Top 5 Best Shelby County Public Elementary Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 8 public elementary schools serving 1,731 students in Shelby County, IL. The top ranked public elementary schools in Shelby County, IL are Main Street Elementary School, Moulton Elementary School and Stewardson-strasburg Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Shelby County, IL public elementary schools have an average math proficiency score of 26% (versus the Illinois public elementary school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 42% (versus the 38% statewide average). Elementary schools in Shelby County have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of Illinois public elementary schools.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the Illinois public elementary school average of 54% (majority Hispanic).

Best Shelby County Public Elementary Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Main Street Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
225 W Main St
Shelbyville, IL 62565
(217) 774-4731
Grades: 1-3
| 349 students
Rank: #22.
Moulton Elementary School
Math: 32% | Reading: 54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1101 W North 6th St
Shelbyville, IL 62565
(217) 774-2169
Grades: 4-8
| 427 students
Rank: #33.
Stewardson-strasburg Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2806 E 600 North Rd
Strasburg, IL 62465
(217) 682-3621
Grades: PK-8
| 284 students
Rank: #44.
Cowden-herrick Grade School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
301 N Broadway St
Herrick, IL 62431
(618) 428-5223
Grades: K-5
| 133 students
Rank: #55.
Windsor Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
808 Wisconsin Ave
Windsor, IL 61957
(217) 459-2447
Grades: PK-6
| 211 students
Rank: #66.
Okaw Valley Middle School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
501 W Division St
Findlay, IL 62534
(217) 756-8521
Grades: 5-8
| 142 students
Rank: #77.
Cowden-herrick Jr/sr High School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
633 County Highway 22
Cowden, IL 62422
(217) 783-2125
Grades: 6-12
| 185 students
Rank: n/an/a
Shelbyville Bridges
Alternative School
201 E North 12th St
Shelbyville, IL 62565
(217) 774-1037
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Shelby County, IL

Shelby County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
Rr 128
Cowden, IL 62422
(217) 783-2125
Grades: PK-6
| 149 students
205 W Main
Shelbyville, IL 62565
(217) 774-3191
Grades: PK
| 28 students
249 Benton Street
Tower Hill, IL 62571
(217) 567-3121
Grades: 5-6
| 189 students
123 Co Rd 100 E
Sigel, IL 62462
(217) 844-3331
Grades: K-2
| 39 students
206 North Main St
Findlay, IL 62534
(217) 756-8522
Grades: 4-5
| 89 students
Po Box 157
Tower Hill, IL 62571
(217) 567-3121
Grades: 5-6
| 205 students

Recent Articles

Teaching: Using Virtual Reality
Teaching: Using Virtual Reality
Virtual Reality can enhance your lessons safely and efficiently. Virtual reality allows your students to explore worlds they might not otherwise see. We offer some suggestions on how to use VR in your classrooom.
Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps or JROTC
July 11, 2022
Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps or JROTC
JROTC offers valuable lessons in leadership, character-building and citizenship. Here's a look at the various JROTC programs out there together with a look at the pros and cons of the program.
Teaching: Contract Renewal
July 05, 2022
Teaching: Contract Renewal
Most teaching contracts are year-to-year, or longer if you're eligible. Here are some suggestions for safeguarding your employment.