Top 10 Best West Chicago Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 13 public schools serving 6,940 students in West Chicago, IL. West Chicago has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Illinois.
The top ranked public schools in West Chicago, IL are Norton Creek Elementary School, Benjamin Middle School and Indian Knoll Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
West Chicago, IL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 25% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 27% (versus the 38% statewide average). Schools in West Chicago have an average ranking of 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Illinois public schools.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Illinois public school average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

Best West Chicago, IL Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Norton Creek Elementary School
Math: 62% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2033 Smith Rd
West Chicago, IL 60185
(331) 228-2700
Grades: PK-5
| 336 students
Rank: #22.
Benjamin Middle School
Math: 52% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
28w300 St Charles Rd
West Chicago, IL 60185
(630) 876-7820
Grades: 5-8
| 272 students
Rank: #33.
Indian Knoll Elementary School
Math: 34% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
N645 Indian Knoll Rd
West Chicago, IL 60185
(630) 293-6020
Grades: K-5
| 390 students
Rank: #44.
Community High School
Math: 28% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
326 Joliet St
West Chicago, IL 60185
(630) 876-6200
Grades: 9-12
| 2,051 students
Rank: #55.
Wegner Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1180 Marcella Ln
West Chicago, IL 60185
(630) 293-6400
Grades: K-5
| 412 students
Rank: #66.
Gary Elementary School
Math: 24% | Reading: 21%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
130 E Forest Ave
West Chicago, IL 60185
(630) 293-6010
Grades: K-5
| 564 students
Rank: #77.
Turner Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
750 Ingalton Ave
West Chicago, IL 60185
(630) 293-6050
Grades: K-5
| 389 students
Rank: #88.
Leman Middle School
Math: 14% | Reading: 21%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
238 E Hazel St
West Chicago, IL 60185
(630) 293-6060
Grades: 6-8
| 1,341 students
Rank: #99.
Currier Elementary School
Math: 16% | Reading: 14%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
800 Garys Mill Rd
West Chicago, IL 60185
(630) 293-6600
Grades: K-5
| 460 students
Rank: #1010.
Pioneer Elementary School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 6-9%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
615 Kenwood Ave
West Chicago, IL 60185
(630) 293-6040
Grades: K-5
| 398 students
Early Learning Center
300 E Forest Ave
West Chicago, IL 60185
(630) 293-6000
Grades: PK
| 125 students
851 Pearl Rd
West Chicago, IL 60185
(630) 957-5500
Grades: PK
| 92 students
Trinity School
331 George St
West Chicago, IL 60185
(630) 293-7324
Grades: PK
| 110 students

Recent Articles

Tutoring & Supplemental Education: The Pros and Cons
Tutoring & Supplemental Education: The Pros and Cons
We look at the pros and cons of personal tutors, learning centers and other types of supplemental education.
What Public School Students Should Expect After COVID-19
What Public School Students Should Expect After COVID-19
In this article, we’ll take a closer look at the financial impact of COVID-19 on public schools and what to expect in the future. We’ll talk about the effects of budget cuts and other challenges affecting the public school system for the remainder of this school year and into the next.
Miami-Dade Teachers to Receive Mental Health Training
Miami-Dade Teachers to Receive Mental Health Training
In response to the Sandy Hook tragedy, Miami-Dade Schools will now be offering mandatory mental health training to faculty and staff inside the district schools.