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

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Public middle schools in Illinois achieve an average reading/language arts proficiency of 36% (2021).
The public middle schools with the highest reading/language arts proficiency are listed below (where sufficient data available).
The public middle school with the highest reading/language arts proficiency in Illinois is Skinner North Elementary School with 95%.

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

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) RLA Proficiency Grades Location
  • Rank: #11.
    Skinner North Elementary SchoolMath: 95% | Reading: 95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 95%
    Grades: K-8640 W Scott St
    ChicagoIL 60610
    (773) 534-8500

  • Rank: #2-32.-3.
    Edison Elementary Regional Gifted CenterMagnet School
    Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
    Grades: K-84929 N Sawyer Ave
    ChicagoIL 60625
    (773) 534-0540

  • Rank: #2-32.-3.
    Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet SchoolMagnet School
    Math: ≥95% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 90-94%
    Grades: 1-83020 W 108th St
    ChicagoIL 60655
    (773) 535-2636

  • Rank: #44.
    Thurgood Marshall SchoolMath: 89% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 92%
    Grades: 5-84664 N Rockton Ave
    RockfordIL 61103
    (815) 490-5400

  • Rank: #55.
    Young Magnet High SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 91% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 91%
    Grades: 7-12211 S Laflin St
    ChicagoIL 60607
    (773) 534-7500

  • Rank: #66.
    Iles Elementary SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 87% | Reading: 90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 90%
    Grades: 1-81700 S 15th St
    SpringfieldIL 62703
    (217) 525-3226

  • Rank: #7-87.-8.
    Lenart Elementary Regional Gifted CenterMagnet School
    Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 85-89%
    Grades: PK-88101 S La Salle St
    ChicagoIL 60620
    (773) 535-0040

  • Rank: #7-87.-8.
    Lisbon Grade SchoolMath: 75-79% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 85-89%
    Grades: K-8127 S Canal St
    NewarkIL 60541
    (815) 736-6324

  • Rank: #99.
    Daniel Wright Junior High SchoolMath: 81% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 87%
    Grades: 6-81370 N Riverwoods Rd
    LincolnshireIL 60069
    (847) 295-1560

  • Rank: #10-1310.- 13.
    Hickory Creek Middle SchoolMath: 79% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 86%
    Grades: 6-822150 S Owens Rd
    FrankfortIL 60423
    (815) 469-4474

  • Rank: #10-1310.- 13.
    Lane Technical High SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 86% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 86%
    Grades: 7-122501 W Addison St
    ChicagoIL 60618
    (773) 534-5400

  • Rank: #10-1310.- 13.
    Lincoln Elementary SchoolMath: 75% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 86%
    Grades: K-8615 W Kemper Pl
    ChicagoIL 60614
    (773) 534-5720

  • Rank: #10-1310.- 13.
    Washington Gifted SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 83% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 86%
    Grades: 5-83706 N Grand Blvd
    PeoriaIL 61614
    (309) 672-6563

  • Rank: #1414.
    Kennedy Junior High SchoolMath: 76% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 85%
    Grades: 6-82929 Green Trails Dr
    LisleIL 60532
    (630) 420-3220

  • Rank: #1515.
    Prairieview-ogden Junior High SchoolMath: 70-79% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 80-89%
    Grades: 7-82499 Cr 2100e
    ThomasboroIL 61878
    (217) 694-4122

  • Rank: #16-1716.- 17.
    Marie Murphy SchoolMath: 78% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 84%
    Grades: 6-82921 Illinois Rd
    WilmetteIL 60091
    (847) 251-3617

  • Rank: #16-1716.- 17.
    Wood Oaks Junior High SchoolMath: 71% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 84%
    Grades: 6-81250 Sanders Rd
    NorthbrookIL 60062
    (847) 272-1900

  • Rank: #1818.
    Alan B Shepard Middle SchoolMath: 74% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 83%
    Grades: 6-8440 Grove Ave
    DeerfieldIL 60015
    (847) 948-0620

  • Rank: #19-2019.- 20.
    Butler Junior High SchoolMath: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 80-84%
    Grades: 6-82801 York Rd
    Oak BrookIL 60523
    (630) 573-2760

  • Rank: #19-2019.- 20.
    Hinckley-big Rock Middle SchoolMath: 40-44% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    RLA Proficiency: 80-84%
    Grades: 6-8Po Box 247
    Big RockIL 60511
    (630) 556-4190

  • Rank: #2121.
    The Joseph Sears SchoolMath: 74% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 82%
    Grades: PK-8542 Abbotsford Rd
    KenilworthIL 60043
    (847) 256-5006

  • Rank: #2222.
    Lake Bluff Middle SchoolMath: 69% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 81%
    Grades: 6-831 E Sheridan Pl
    Lake BluffIL 60044
    (847) 234-9407

  • Rank: #2323.
    Twin Groves Middle SchoolMath: 71% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 80%
    Grades: 6-82600 N Buffalo Grv
    Buffalo GroveIL 60089
    (847) 821-8946

  • Rank: #24-2524.- 25.
    Hawthorne Elementary Scholastic AcademyMagnet School
    Math: 78% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 79%
    Grades: K-83319 N Clifton Ave
    ChicagoIL 60657
    (773) 534-5550

  • Rank: #24-2524.- 25.
    Willowbrook Middle SchoolMath: 55% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    RLA Proficiency: 79%
    Grades: 5-86605 Prairie Hill Rd
    South BeloitIL 61080
    (815) 389-3957

  • Rank: #26-2726.- 27.
    Aviston Elementary SchoolMath: 73% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 78%
    Grades: PK-8350 S Hull St
    AvistonIL 62216
    (618) 228-7245

  • Rank: #26-2726.- 27.
    Woodlawn Middle SchoolMath: 71% | Reading: 78%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 78%
    Grades: 6-86362 Gilmer Rd
    Lake ZurichIL 60047
    (847) 353-8500

  • Rank: #28-2928.- 29.
    Stem Partnership SchoolAlternative School
    Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    RLA Proficiency: 75-79%
    Grades: 3-8405 S Gladstone Ave
    AuroraIL 60506
    (630) 844-5626

  • Rank: #28-2928.- 29.
    Thomas Metcalf SchoolAlternative School
    Math: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 75-79%
    Grades: PK-8Isu Campus Box 7000
    NormalIL 61790
    (309) 438-7621

  • Rank: #30-3330.- 33.
    Maple SchoolMath: 77% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 77%
    Grades: 6-82370 Shermer Rd
    NorthbrookIL 60062
    (847) 400-8900

  • Rank: #30-3330.- 33.
    Park Junior High SchoolMath: 62% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 77%
    Grades: 7-8325 N Park Rd
    La Grange ParkIL 60526
    (708) 215-7025

  • Rank: #30-3330.- 33.
    Skinner Elementary SchoolMath: 66% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 77%
    Grades: PK-8111 S Throop St
    ChicagoIL 60607
    (773) 534-7790

  • Rank: #30-3330.- 33.
    Sunset Ridge Elementary SchoolMath: 72% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 77%
    Grades: 4-8525 Sunset Ridge Rd
    WinnetkaIL 60093
    (847) 881-9459

  • Rank: #3434.
    Charles J Caruso Middle SchoolMath: 73% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 76%
    Grades: 6-81801 Montgomery Rd
    DeerfieldIL 60015
    (847) 945-8430

  • Rank: #35-3635.- 36.
    Aptakisic Junior High SchoolMath: 71% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    RLA Proficiency: 75%
    Grades: 7-81231 Weiland Rd
    Buffalo GroveIL 60089
    (847) 353-5500

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