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For the 2021 school year, there are 93 public schools serving 42,895 students in St. Clair County, IL. St. Clair County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Illinois.
The top ranked public schools in St. Clair County, IL are Smithton Elementary School, New Athens Elementary School and Freeburg Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
St. Clair County, IL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 29% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 36% (versus the 37% statewide average). Schools in St. Clair County have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of Illinois public schools.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the Illinois public school average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Top St. Clair County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Smithton Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Po Box 395
    Smithton, IL 62285
    (618) 233-6863

    Grades: K-8 | 533 students
  • Rank: #22.
    New Athens Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    501 Hanft St
    New Athens, IL 62264
    (618) 475-2172

    Grades: PK-5 | 229 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Freeburg Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    408 S Belleville St
    Freeburg, IL 62243
    (618) 539-3188

    Grades: 3-8 | 519 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Mascoutah Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    533 N 6th St
    Mascoutah, IL 62258
    (618) 566-2152

    Grades: PK-5 | 872 students
  • Rank: #55.
    J Emmett Hinchcliffe Senior Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1050 Ogle Rd
    O Fallon, IL 62269
    (618) 632-8406

    Grades: K-5 | 416 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Delores Moye Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1010 Moye School Rd
    O Fallon, IL 62269
    (618) 206-2300

    Grades: PK-5 | 610 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Laverna Evans Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    802 Dartmouth Dr
    O Fallon, IL 62269
    (618) 632-3335

    Grades: K-5 | 349 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Scott Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    4732 Patriots Dr
    Scott Air Force Base, IL 62225
    (618) 746-4738

    Grades: PK-5 | 797 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Wolf Branch Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    125 Huntwood Rd
    Belleville, IL 62226
    (618) 277-2100

    Grades: PK-4 | 422 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Wolf Branch Middle School Math: 50% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    410 Huntwood Rd
    Belleville, IL 62226
    (618) 277-2100

    Grades: 5-8 | 376 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Shiloh Middle School Math: 47% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1 Wildcat Xing
    O Fallon, IL 62269
    (618) 632-7434

    Grades: 4-8 | 323 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Marie Schaefer Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    505 S Cherry St
    O Fallon, IL 62269
    (618) 632-3621

    Grades: PK-5 | 585 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Fulton Junior High School Math: 44% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    307 Kyle Rd
    O Fallon, IL 62269
    (618) 628-0090

    Grades: 6-8 | 638 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Wingate Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    150 Wingate Blvd
    Belleville, IL 62221
    (618) 746-4802

    Grades: PK-5 | 373 students
  • Rank: #15-1615.- 16.
    Hollywood Heights Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    6 S Oakland Dr
    Caseyville, IL 62232
    (618) 346-6350

    Grades: K-12 | 23 students
  • Rank: #15-1615.- 16.
    Lovejoy Technology Academy Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Po Box 250
    Lovejoy, IL 62059
    (618) 271-1014

    Grades: 9-12 | 21 students
  • Rank: #17-1817.- 18.
    Estelle Kampmeyer Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    707 N Smiley St
    O Fallon, IL 62269
    (618) 632-6391

    Grades: PK-5 | 395 students
  • Rank: #17-1817.- 18.
    Millstadt Consolidated School Math: 40% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    211 W Mill St
    Millstadt, IL 62260
    (618) 476-1681

    Grades: 3-8 | 502 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    O Fallon High School Math: 49% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    600 S Smiley St
    O Fallon, IL 62269
    (618) 632-3507

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,409 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Mascoutah Middle School Math: 41% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    846 N 6th St
    Mascoutah, IL 62258
    (618) 566-2305

    Grades: 6-8 | 879 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Amelia V Carriel Junior High School Math: 42% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    451 N 7 Hills Rd
    O Fallon, IL 62269
    (618) 622-2932

    Grades: 6-8 | 701 students
  • Rank: #22-2322.- 23.
    New Athens Junior High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    501 Hanft St
    New Athens, IL 62264
    (618) 475-2172

    Grades: 6-8 | 103 students
  • Rank: #22-2322.- 23.
    Shiloh Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    125 Diamond Ct
    O Fallon, IL 62269
    (618) 632-7434

    Grades: PK-3 | 268 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    St Libory Elementary School Math: 40-49% | Reading: 40-49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Po Box 323
    Saint Libory, IL 62282
    (618) 768-4923

    Grades: K-8 | 73 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    Mascoutah High School Math: 38% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1313 W Main St
    Mascoutah, IL 62258
    (618) 566-8523

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,078 student
  • Rank: #2626.
    Freeburg Community High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    401 S Monroe St
    Freeburg, IL 62243
    (618) 539-5533

    Grades: 9-12 | 633 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    Pontiac Junior High School Math: 31% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    400 Ashland Ave
    Fairview Heights, IL 62208
    (618) 233-6004

    Grades: 6-8 | 228 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Roosevelt Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    700 W Cleveland Ave
    Belleville, IL 62220
    (618) 233-1608

    Grades: K-6 | 343 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    Union Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    20 S 27th St
    Belleville, IL 62226
    (618) 233-4132

    Grades: K-6 | 436 students
  • Rank: #3030.
    William Holliday Elementary School Math: 34% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    400 Joseph Dr
    Fairview Heights, IL 62208
    (618) 233-7588

    Grades: PK-5 | 478 students
  • Rank: #3131.
    Signal Hill Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    40 Signal Hill Pl
    Belleville, IL 62223
    (618) 397-0325

    Grades: PK-8 | 339 students
  • Rank: #3232.
    Central Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    309 Hartman Ln
    O Fallon, IL 62269
    (618) 632-6336

    Grades: PK-4 | 358 students
  • Rank: #3333.
    Central Junior High School Math: 23% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1801 Central Sch Rd
    Belleville, IL 62220
    (618) 233-5377

    Grades: 7-8 | 405 students
  • Rank: #3434.
    Jefferson Elementary School Math: 26% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1400 N Charles St
    Belleville, IL 62221
    (618) 233-3798

    Grades: PK-6 | 422 students
  • Rank: #3535.
    Belleville High School-east Math: 28% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    2555 West Blvd
    Belleville, IL 62221
    (618) 222-3706

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,474 students
  • Show 58 more public schools in St. Clair County, IL (out of 93 total schools)
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