Top 10 Best Whiteside County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 49 public schools serving 8,598 students in Whiteside County, IL. Whiteside County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Illinois.
The top ranked public schools in Whiteside County, IL are Erie Elementary School, Erie Middle School and Plt Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Whiteside County, IL public schools have an average math proficiency score of 26% (versus the Illinois public school average of 32%), and reading proficiency score of 39% (versus the 38% statewide average). Schools in Whiteside County have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of Illinois public schools.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Illinois public school average of 53% (majority Hispanic).

Best Whiteside County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Erie Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
605 6th Ave
Erie, IL 61250
(309) 659-2239
Grades: PK-4
| 265 students
Rank: #22.
Erie Middle School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
500 5th Ave
Erie, IL 61250
(309) 659-2239
Grades: 5-8
| 186 students
Rank: #33.
Plt Middle School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
38 Ferry St
Prophetstown, IL 61277
(815) 537-5084
Grades: 6-8
| 190 students
Rank: #44.
Rock Falls Middle School
Math: 34% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1701 12th Ave
Rock Falls, IL 61071
(815) 626-2626
Grades: 6-8
| 280 students
Rank: #55.
Erie High School
Math: 40-49% | Reading: 40-49%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
435 6th Ave
Erie, IL 61250
(309) 659-2339
Grades: 9-12
| 198 students
Rank: #66.
Morrison Jr High School
Math: 31% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
300 Academic Dr
Morrison, IL 61270
(815) 772-7264
Grades: 6-8
| 229 students
Rank: #77.
Fulton Elementary School
Math: 37% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1301 7th Ave
Fulton, IL 61252
(815) 589-2900
Grades: K-5
| 396 students
Rank: #88.
Southside School
Math: 33% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
100 Academic Dr
Morrison, IL 61270
(815) 772-2183
Grades: 3-5
| 192 students
Rank: #99.
Tampico Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
Po Box 637
Tampico, IL 61283
(815) 438-2255
Grades: PK-5
| 173 students
Rank: #1010.
Prophetstown Elementary School
Math: 30-39% | Reading: 30-39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
301 W 3rd St
Prophetstown, IL 61277
(815) 537-2345
Grades: PK-3
| 236 students
Rank: #1111.
River Bend Middle School
Math: 26% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
415 12th St
Fulton, IL 61252
(815) 589-2611
Grades: 6-8
| 204 students
Rank: #1212.
East Coloma - Nelson Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1602 Dixon Rd
Rock Falls, IL 61071
(815) 625-4400
Grades: PK-8
| 224 students
Rank: #1313.
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
| 1,056 students
Rank: #1414.
Montmorency Ccsd #145
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
9415 Hoover Rd
Rock Falls, IL 61071
(815) 625-6616
Grades: K-8
| 213 students
Rank: #1515.
Lincoln Elementary School
Math: 26% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1501 E 6th St
Sterling, IL 61081
(815) 625-1449
Grades: 3-5
| 348 students
Rank: #1616.
Fulton High School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1207 12th St
Fulton, IL 61252
(815) 589-3511
Grades: 9-12
| 297 students
Rank: #1717.
Morrison High School
Math: 30-39% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
643 Genesee Ave
Morrison, IL 61270
(815) 772-4071
Grades: 9-12
| 296 students
Rank: #1818.
Washington Elementary School
Math: 20% | Reading: 38%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
815 W Le Fevre Rd
Sterling, IL 61081
(815) 625-2372
Grades: 3-5
| 363 students
Rank: #1919.
Challand Middle School
Math: 17% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1700 6th Ave
Sterling, IL 61081
(815) 626-3300
Grades: 6-8
| 760 students
Rank: #2020.
Merrill Elementary School
Math: 20% | Reading: 25%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
600 4th Ave
Rock Falls, IL 61071
(815) 625-4634
Grades: 3-5
| 250 students
Rank: #2121.
Rock Falls Township High School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
101 12th Ave
Rock Falls, IL 61071
(815) 625-3886
Grades: 9-12
| 628 students
Rank: #2222.
Prophetstown High School
Math: 11-19% | Reading: 11-19%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
310 W Riverside Dr
Prophetstown, IL 61277
(815) 537-5161
Grades: 9-12
| 220 students
Rank: n/an/a
Bi-county Sp Ed Hi High School
Special Education School
1608 4th Ave
Sterling, IL 61081
(815) 625-6800
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Bi-county Sp Ed Preschool Program
Special Education School
506 W 4th St Ste B
Sterling, IL 61081
(815) 622-0858
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Bi-county Sp Ed-3-5 Life Skills-morrison
Special Education School
100 Academic Dr
Morrison, IL 61270
(815) 772-2183
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Bi-county Sp Ed-3-5 Life Skills-sterling
Special Education School
815 W Le Fevre Rd
Sterling, IL 61081
(815) 625-2372
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Bi-county Sp Ed-ecse Montmorency
Special Education School
9415 Hoover Rd
Rock Falls, IL 61071
(815) 625-6616
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Bi-county Sp Ed-ecse Prophetstown
Special Education School
301 W 3rd St
Prophetstown, IL 61277
(815) 537-2345
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Bi-county Sp Ed-ecse Tampico
Special Education School
304 E Kimball Rd
Tampico, IL 61283
(815) 438-2255
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Bi-county Sp Ed-hi Elementary School
Special Education School
9413 Hoover Rd
Rock Falls, IL 61071
(815) 625-6616
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Bi-county Sp Ed-hi MiddleSchool
Special Education School
1700 6th Ave
Sterling, IL 61081
(815) 626-3300
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Bi-county Sp Ed-hs Life Skills-sterling
Special Education School
1700 6th Ave
Sterling, IL 61081
(815) 626-3300
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Bi-county Sp Ed-jr High School Life Skills-sterling
Special Education School
1700 6th Ave
Sterling, IL 61081
(815) 626-3300
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Bi-county Sp Ed-k-2 Life Skills-morrison
Special Education School
520 N Genesee St
Morrison, IL 61270
(815) 772-2153
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
Bi-county Sp Ed-k-2 Life Skills-sterling
Special Education School
806 E Le Fevre Rd
Sterling, IL 61081
(815) 625-6402
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
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Whiteside County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
511 Third Ave N
Albany, IL 61230
(309) 887-4441
Grades: PK-5
| 115 students
1602 Dixon Rd
Rock Falls, IL 61071
(815) 625-4400
Grades: K-8
| 245 students
3505 Prophet Rd
Rock Falls, IL 61071
(815) 625-5280
Grades: PK-8
| 67 students
500 E 5th St
Rock Falls, IL 61071
(815) 625-8733
Grades: K-5
| 189 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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