Top 10 Best Reading/Language Arts Proficiency Public High Schools in Illinois (2022)

Public high schools in Illinois achieve an average reading/language arts proficiency of 36% (2022).
The public high schools with the highest reading/language arts proficiency are listed below (where sufficient data available).
The public high school with the highest reading/language arts proficiency in Illinois is Northside College Preparatory High School with 97%.

Top Reading/Language Arts Proficiency Public High Schools in Illinois (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
RLA Proficiency
Grades
Location
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Northside College Preparatory High School
Magnet School
Math: 94% | Reading: 97%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 97%
Grades: 9-12
5501 N Kedzie Ave
Chicago, IL 60625
(773) 534-3954
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Payton College Preparatory High School
Magnet School
Math: 93% | Reading: 97%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 97%
Grades: 9-12
1034 N Wells St
Chicago, IL 60610
(773) 534-0034
Rank: #33.
Jones College Prep High School
Magnet School
Math: 92% | Reading: 95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 95%
Grades: 9-12
700 S State St
Chicago, IL 60605
(773) 534-8600
Rank: #44.
Young Magnet High School
Magnet School
Math: 93% | Reading: 91%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(1)
RLA Proficiency: 91%
Grades: 7-12
211 S Laflin St
Chicago, IL 60607
(773) 534-7500
Rank: #55.
Lane Technical High School
Magnet School
Math: 90% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(1)
RLA Proficiency: 87%
Grades: 7-12
2501 W Addison St
Chicago, IL 60618
(773) 534-5400
Rank: #66.
Lake Forest High School
Math: 76% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 82%
Grades: 9-12
1285 N Mckinley Rd
Lake Forest, IL 60045
(847) 234-3600
Rank: #77.
New Trier Township H S Winnetka
Math: 80% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
RLA Proficiency: 81%
Grades: 10-12
385 Winnetka Ave
Winnetka, IL 60093
(847) 446-7000
Rank: #88.
Deerfield High School
Math: 74% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 77%
Grades: 9-12
1959 Waukegan Rd
Deerfield, IL 60015
(224) 632-3000
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
Adlai E Stevenson High School
Math: 76% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 75%
Grades: 9-12
1 Stevenson Dr
Lincolnshire, IL 60069
(847) 415-4000
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
Hinsdale Central High School
Math: 79% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 75%
Grades: 9-12
5500 S Grant St
Hinsdale, IL 60521
(630) 570-8000
Rank: #1111.
Libertyville High School
Math: 73% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
RLA Proficiency: 74%
Grades: 9-12
708 W Park Ave
Libertyville, IL 60048
(847) 327-7001
Rank: #1212.
Proviso Math And Science Academy
Magnet School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 70-74%
Grades: 9-12
8601 Roosevelt Rd
Forest Park, IL 60130
(708) 338-4100
Rank: #13 - 1413. - 14.
Glenbrook North High School
Math: 74% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 72%
Grades: 9-12
2300 Shermer Rd
Northbrook, IL 60062
(847) 272-6400
Rank: #13 - 1413. - 14.
Neuqua Valley High School
Math: 74% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 72%
Grades: 9-12
2360 95th St
Naperville, IL 60564
(630) 428-6000
Rank: #1515.
Vernon Hills High School
Math: 74% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 69%
Grades: 9-12
145 Lakeview Pkwy
Vernon Hills, IL 60061
(847) 932-2000
Rank: #1616.
Naperville Central High School
Math: 70% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 67%
Grades: 9-12
440 Aurora Ave
Naperville, IL 60540
(630) 420-6422
Rank: #17 - 1917. - 19.
Naperville North High School
Math: 66% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 66%
Grades: 9-12
899 N Mill St
Naperville, IL 60563
(630) 420-6484
Rank: #17 - 1917. - 19.
Oak Park & River Forest High School
Math: 59% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
RLA Proficiency: 66%
Grades: 9-12
201 N Scoville Ave
Oak Park, IL 60302
(708) 383-0700
Rank: #17 - 1917. - 19.
Prospect High School
Math: 73% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 66%
Grades: 9-12
801 W Kensington Rd
Mount Prospect, IL 60056
(847) 718-5200
Rank: #20 - 2220. - 22.
Glenbrook South High School
Math: 68% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
RLA Proficiency: 65%
Grades: 9-12
4000 W Lake Ave
Glenview, IL 60026
(847) 729-2000
Rank: #20 - 2220. - 22.
John Hersey High School
Math: 65% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
RLA Proficiency: 65%
Grades: 9-12
1900 E Thomas St
Arlington Heights, IL 60004
(847) 718-4800
Rank: #20 - 2220. - 22.
York Community High School
Math: 63% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
RLA Proficiency: 65%
Grades: 9-12
355 W St Charles Rd
Elmhurst, IL 60126
(630) 617-2400
Rank: #2323.
Barrington High School
Math: 67% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
RLA Proficiency: 64%
Grades: 9-12
616 W Main St
Barrington, IL 60010
(847) 381-1400
Rank: #24 - 2524. - 25.
Maine South High School
Math: 65% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
RLA Proficiency: 63%
Grades: 9-12
1111 S Dee Rd
Park Ridge, IL 60068
(847) 825-7711
Rank: #24 - 2524. - 25.
Morton High School
Math: 59% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
RLA Proficiency: 63%
Grades: 9-12
350 N Illinois Ave
Morton, IL 61550
(309) 266-7182
Rank: #2626.
Alwood Middle/High School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
RLA Proficiency: 60-64%
Grades: 6-12
301 E 5th Ave
Woodhull, IL 61490
(309) 334-2102
Rank: #27 - 2827. - 28.
Highland Park High School
Math: 61% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(2)
RLA Proficiency: 62%
Grades: 9-12
433 Vine Ave
Highland Park, IL 60035
(224) 765-2001
Rank: #27 - 2827. - 28.
Wm Fremd High School
Math: 71% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
RLA Proficiency: 62%
Grades: 9-12
1000 S Quentin Rd
Palatine, IL 60067
(847) 755-2610
Rank: #2929.
Hancock College Preparatory High School
Magnet School
Math: 60% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
RLA Proficiency: 61%
Grades: 9-12
4034 W 56th St
Chicago, IL 60629
(773) 535-2410
Rank: #30 - 3130. - 31.
Lake Zurich High School
Math: 61% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
RLA Proficiency: 60%
Grades: 9-12
300 Church St
Lake Zurich, IL 60047
(847) 438-5155
Rank: #30 - 3130. - 31.
Lyons Township High School
Math: 64% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
RLA Proficiency: 60%
Grades: 9-12
100 S Brainard Ave
La Grange, IL 60525
(708) 579-6300
Rank: #32 - 3632. - 36.
Brooks College Prep Academy High School
Magnet School
Math: 47% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
RLA Proficiency: 59%
Grades: 7-12
250 E 111th St
Chicago, IL 60628
(773) 535-9930
Rank: #32 - 3632. - 36.
Dunlap High School
Math: 63% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
RLA Proficiency: 59%
Grades: 9-12
Po Box 365
Dunlap, IL 61525
(309) 243-7751
Rank: #32 - 3632. - 36.
Geneva Community High School
Math: 64% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
RLA Proficiency: 59%
Grades: 9-12
416 Mckinley Ave
Geneva, IL 60134
(630) 463-3800
Rank: #32 - 3632. - 36.
Lincoln-way Central High School
Math: 56% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
RLA Proficiency: 59%
Grades: 9-12
1801 E Lincoln Hwy
New Lenox, IL 60451
(815) 462-2100
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