Top 10 Best Skokie Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 15 public schools serving 10,206 students in Skokie, IL. Skokie has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Illinois.
The top ranked public schools in Skokie, IL are John Middleton Elementary School, Fairview South Elementary School and East Prairie Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Skokie, IL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 42% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 48% (versus the 38% statewide average). Schools in Skokie have an average ranking of 8/10, which is in the top 30% of Illinois public schools.
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the Illinois public school average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Best Skokie, IL Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
John Middleton Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
8300 Saint Louis Ave
Skokie, IL 60076
(847) 673-1222
Grades: 1-5
| 518 students
Rank: #22.
Fairview South Elementary School
Math: 50% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
7040 Laramie Ave
Skokie, IL 60077
(847) 929-1050
Grades: K-8
| 718 students
Rank: #33.
East Prairie Elementary School
Math: 47% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3907 Dobson St
Skokie, IL 60076
(847) 673-1141
Grades: PK-8
| 516 students
Rank: #44.
Niles Central
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
7700 Gross Point Rd
Skokie, IL 60077
(847) 626-3120
Grades: 9-12
| 28 students
Rank: #55.
Niles North High School
Math: 45% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
9800 Lawler Ave
Skokie, IL 60077
(847) 626-2011
Grades: 9-12
| 2,059 students
Rank: #66.
Niles West High School
Math: 48% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
5701 Oakton St
Skokie, IL 60077
(847) 626-2510
Grades: 9-12
| 2,435 students
Rank: #77.
Oliver Mccracken Middle School
Math: 44% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
8000 E Prairie Rd
Skokie, IL 60076
(847) 676-8311
Grades: 6-8
| 360 students
Rank: #88.
Jane Stenson School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
9201 Lockwood Ave
Skokie, IL 60077
(847) 676-9480
Grades: K-5
| 373 students
Rank: #99.
Highland Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
9700 Crawford Ave
Skokie, IL 60076
(847) 676-9380
Grades: K-5
| 388 students
Rank: #1010.
Old Orchard Junior High School
Math: 37% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
9310 Kenton Ave
Skokie, IL 60076
(847) 676-9010
Grades: 6-8
| 754 students
Rank: #1111.
Lincoln Junior High School
Math: 32% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
7839 Lincoln Ave
Skokie, IL 60077
(847) 676-3545
Grades: 6-8
| 538 students
Rank: #1212.
Dr Bessie Rhodes-global Studies
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
3701 Davis St
Skokie, IL 60076
(847) 859-8440
Grades: K-8
| 341 students
Rank: #1313.
Devonshire Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
9040 Kostner Ave
Skokie, IL 60076
(847) 676-9280
Grades: K-5
| 346 students
Elizabeth Meyer School
(2)
8100 Tripp Ave
Skokie, IL 60076
(847) 676-8311
Grades: PK-K
| 210 students
5100 Madison St
Skokie, IL 60077
(847) 675-3048
Grades: PK-2
| 622 students

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