Top 10 Best Union County Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 14 public schools serving 2,637 students in Union County, IL. Union County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Illinois.
The top ranked public schools in Union County, IL are Shawnee High School, Jonesboro Elementary School and Anna Junior High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Union County, IL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 25% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 40% (versus the 38% statewide average). Schools in Union County have an average ranking of 6/10, which is in the top 50% of Illinois public schools.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Illinois public school average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Best Union County Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Shawnee High School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(2)
3365 State Hwy 3 N
Wolf Lake, IL 62998
(618) 833-5307
Grades: 9-12
| 93 students
Rank: #22.
Jonesboro Elementary School
Math: 36% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
309 Cook Ave
Jonesboro, IL 62952
(618) 833-5148
Grades: PK-8
| 453 students
Rank: #33.
Anna Junior High School
Math: 23% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
301 S Green St
Anna, IL 62906
(618) 833-6415
Grades: 5-8
| 305 students
Rank: #44.
Cobden High School
Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
413 N Appleknocker
Cobden, IL 62920
(618) 893-4031
Grades: 9-12
| 181 students
Rank: #55.
Cobden Junior High School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
413 N Appleknocker
Cobden, IL 62920
(618) 893-4031
Grades: 6-8
| 129 students
Rank: #6 - 76. - 7.
Anna-jonesboro High School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
608 S Main St
Anna, IL 62906
(618) 833-8502
Grades: 9-12
| 510 students
Rank: #6 - 76. - 7.
Cobden Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
413 N Appleknocker
Cobden, IL 62920
(618) 893-2311
Grades: PK-5
| 213 students
Rank: #88.
Davie Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
301 S Green St
Anna, IL 62906
(618) 833-8022
Grades: 3-4
| 145 students
Rank: #99.
Dongola High School
Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Po Box 190
Dongola, IL 62926
(618) 827-3524
Grades: 9-12
| 73 students
Rank: #1010.
Shawnee Junior High School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3365 State Hwy 3 N
Wolf Lake, IL 62998
(618) 833-5307
Grades: 6-8
| 74 students
Rank: #1111.
Dongola Elementary School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Po Box 190
Dongola, IL 62926
(618) 827-3524
Grades: PK-5
| 139 students
Rank: #1212.
Dongola Junior High School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Po Box 190
Dongola, IL 62926
(618) 827-3524
Grades: 6-8
| 63 students
108 Warren St
Anna, IL 62906
(618) 833-6851
Grades: PK-2
| 239 students
Tri-county South - Choate
Special Education School
Po Box 379
Anna, IL 62906
(618) 833-4541
Grades: Inquire with school
| 20 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Union County, IL

Union County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
608 South Main St
Anna, IL 62906
(618) 833-8421
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
413 North Appleknocker St
Cobden, IL 62920
(618) 893-4031
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
1000 N Mail St Oak Hall
Anna, IL 62906
(618) 342-6778
Grades: 6-12
| 12 students

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