Best Sterling Public High Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 2 public high schools serving 1,052 students in Sterling, IL. The top ranked public high schools in Sterling, IL are Sterling High School and Regional Center For Change. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Sterling, IL public high schools have an average math proficiency score of 29% (versus the Illinois public high school average of 34%), and reading proficiency score of 32% (versus the 36% statewide average). High schools in Sterling have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of Illinois public high schools.
Sterling, IL public high school have a Graduation Rate of 87%, which is equal to the Illinois average of 87%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Sterling High School, with 87% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Illinois or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Illinois public high school average of 50% (majority Hispanic).

Best Sterling, IL Public High Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Sterling High School
Math: 29% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(1)
1608 4th Ave
Sterling, IL 61081
(815) 625-6800
Grades: 9-12
| 1,044 students
Regional Center For Change
Alternative School
1001 W 23rd St
Sterling, IL 61081
(815) 625-1495
Grades: 9
| 8 students
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Sterling, Illinois Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
506 West 4th St
Sterling, IL 61081
(815) 625-3000
Grades: PK
| n/a students
1608 5th Ave
Sterling, IL 61081
(815) 632-0556
Grades: n/a
| n/a students

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