Top 10 Best Reading/Language Arts Proficiency Public Elementary Schools in Illinois (2021)

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Public elementary schools in Illinois achieve an average reading/language arts proficiency of 38% (2021).
The public elementary schools with the highest reading/language arts proficiency are listed below (where sufficient data available).
The public elementary school with the highest reading/language arts proficiency in Illinois is Thurgood Marshall School with 95%.

Top Reading/Language Arts Proficiency Public Elementary Schools in Illinois (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) RLA Proficiency Grades Location
  • Rank: #11.
    Thurgood Marshall SchoolMath: 90% | Reading: 95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 95%
    Grades: 5-84664 N Rockton Ave
    RockfordIL 61103
    (815) 490-5400

  • Rank: #2-42.-4.
    Decatur Classical Elementary SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
    Grades: K-67030 N Sacramento Av
    ChicagoIL 60645
    (773) 534-2201

  • Rank: #2-42.-4.
    Edison Elementary Regional Gifted CenterMagnet School
    Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
    Grades: K-84929 N Sawyer Ave
    ChicagoIL 60625
    (773) 534-0540

  • Rank: #2-42.-4.
    Lenart Elementary Regional Gifted CenterMagnet School
    Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
    Grades: PK-88101 S La Salle St
    ChicagoIL 60620
    (773) 535-0040

  • Rank: #55.
    Meadow Glens Elementary SchoolMath: 86% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 91%
    Grades: K-51150 Muirhead Ave
    NapervilleIL 60565
    (630) 420-3200

  • Rank: #66.
    Skinner North Elementary SchoolMath: 93% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 90%
    Grades: K-8640 W Scott St
    ChicagoIL 60610
    (773) 534-8500

  • Rank: #7-97.-9.
    Elm Elementary SchoolMath: 75-79% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 85-89%
    Grades: K-515w201 60th St
    WillowbrookIL 60527
    (630) 861-4000

  • Rank: #7-97.-9.
    Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet SchoolMagnet School
    Math: ≥95% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 85-89%
    Grades: 1-83020 W 108th St
    ChicagoIL 60655
    (773) 535-2636

  • Rank: #7-97.-9.
    Mcdade Elementary Classical SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 85-89%
    Grades: K-68801 S Indiana Ave
    ChicagoIL 60619
    (773) 535-3669

  • Rank: #10-1110.- 11.
    Daniel Wright Junior High SchoolMath: 83% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 86%
    Grades: 6-81370 N Riverwoods Rd
    LincolnshireIL 60069
    (847) 295-1560

  • Rank: #10-1110.- 11.
    Iles Elementary SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 89% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 86%
    Grades: 1-81700 S 15th St
    SpringfieldIL 62703
    (217) 525-3226

  • Rank: #12-1612.- 16.
    Alan B Shepard Middle SchoolMath: 69% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 85%
    Grades: 6-8440 Grove Ave
    DeerfieldIL 60015
    (847) 948-0620

  • Rank: #12-1612.- 16.
    Aviston Elementary SchoolMath: 72% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 85%
    Grades: PK-8350 S Hull St
    AvistonIL 62216
    (618) 228-7245

  • Rank: #12-1612.- 16.
    Hickory Creek Middle SchoolMath: 79% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 85%
    Grades: 6-822150 S Owens Rd
    FrankfortIL 60423
    (815) 469-4474

  • Rank: #12-1612.- 16.
    Twin Groves Middle SchoolMath: 73% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 85%
    Grades: 6-82600 N Buffalo Grv
    Buffalo GroveIL 60089
    (847) 821-8946

  • Rank: #12-1612.- 16.
    Wood Oaks Junior High SchoolMath: 74% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 85%
    Grades: 6-81250 Sanders Rd
    NorthbrookIL 60062
    (847) 272-1900

  • Rank: #1717.
    Butler Junior High SchoolMath: 78% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 84%
    Grades: 6-82801 York Rd
    Oak BrookIL 60523
    (630) 573-2760

  • Rank: #18-1918.- 19.
    Highlands Elementary SchoolMath: 77% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 83%
    Grades: K-5525 S Brainard St
    NapervilleIL 60540
    (630) 420-6335

  • Rank: #18-1918.- 19.
    Maple SchoolMath: 81% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 83%
    Grades: 6-82370 Shermer Rd
    NorthbrookIL 60062
    (847) 400-8900

  • Rank: #20-2620.- 26.
    Bannockburn SchoolMath: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 80-84%
    Grades: K-82165 Telegraph Rd
    DeerfieldIL 60015
    (847) 945-5900

  • Rank: #20-2620.- 26.
    Bartelso Elementary SchoolMath: 65-69% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 80-84%
    Grades: PK-8Po Box 267
    BartelsoIL 62218
    (618) 765-2164

  • Rank: #20-2620.- 26.
    Blythe Park Elementary SchoolMath: 60-64% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 80-84%
    Grades: PK-5735 Leesley Rd
    RiversideIL 60546
    (708) 447-2168

  • Rank: #20-2620.- 26.
    Eisenhower AcademyMath: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 80-84%
    Grades: 1-5406 Burke Dr
    JolietIL 60433
    (815) 723-0233

  • Rank: #20-2620.- 26.
    Forest Hills Elementary SchoolMath: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 80-84%
    Grades: PK-55020 Central Ave
    Western SpringsIL 60558
    (708) 246-7678

  • Rank: #20-2620.- 26.
    Oak Elementary SchoolMath: 70-74% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 80-84%
    Grades: PK-5950 S Oak St
    HinsdaleIL 60521
    (630) 861-4300

  • Rank: #20-2620.- 26.
    Poe Elementary Classical SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 80-84%
    Grades: K-610538 S Langley Ave
    ChicagoIL 60628
    (773) 535-5525

  • Rank: #27-2827.- 28.
    Copeland Manor Elementary SchoolMath: 76% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 82%
    Grades: K-5801 7th Ave
    LibertyvilleIL 60048
    (847) 362-0240

  • Rank: #27-2827.- 28.
    Mcclure Junior High SchoolMath: 76% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 82%
    Grades: 6-84225 Wolf Rd
    Western SpringsIL 60558
    (708) 246-7590

  • Rank: #2929.
    Walden Elementary SchoolMath: 79% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 81%
    Grades: K-5630 Essex Ct
    DeerfieldIL 60015
    (847) 945-9660

  • Rank: #3030.
    Prairieview-ogden North Elementary SchoolMath: 40-59% | Reading: ≥80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    RLA Proficiency: ≥80%
    Grades: K-4Po Box 27
    RoyalIL 61871
    (217) 583-3300

  • Rank: #31-3331.- 33.
    Lincoln Elementary SchoolMath: 73% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 80%
    Grades: K-8615 W Kemper Pl
    ChicagoIL 60614
    (773) 534-5720

  • Rank: #31-3331.- 33.
    Madison Elementary SchoolMath: 68% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 80%
    Grades: K-5611 S Madison St
    HinsdaleIL 60521
    (630) 861-4100

  • Rank: #31-3331.- 33.
    Prospect Elementary SchoolMath: 80% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 80%
    Grades: K-5130 N Prospect Ave
    Clarendon HillsIL 60514
    (630) 861-4400

  • Rank: #34-3934.- 39.
    Avoca West Elementary SchoolMath: 71% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 79%
    Grades: K-5235 Beech Dr
    GlenviewIL 60025
    (847) 724-6800

  • Rank: #34-3934.- 39.
    Clarendon Hills Middle SchoolMath: 71% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 79%
    Grades: 6-8301 Chicago Ave
    Clarendon HillsIL 60514
    (630) 861-4800

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