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  • The top ranked public schools in Illinois state are listed below (2018-19).
  • Overall school rank is based on a school's combined Math and Reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • The top ranked public school in Illinois is Decatur Classical Elementary School.

Top Ranked Public Schools in Illinois (2018-19)

  • School Student Proficiency Grades Location
  • Chicago1.-3.
    Decatur Classical Elementary SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 90-94% (Top 1%) Reading: GE95% (Top 1%)Math: 90-94% (Top 1%)
    Reading: GE95% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-67030 N Sacramento Av
    ChicagoIL 60645
    (773)534-2201

  • Chicago1.-3.
    Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 90-94% (Top 1%) Reading: GE95% (Top 1%)Math: 90-94% (Top 1%)
    Reading: GE95% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 1-83020 W 108th St
    ChicagoIL 60655
    (773)535-2636

  • Chicago1.-3.Math: 93% (Top 1%) Reading: 95% (Top 1%)Math: 93% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 95% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-8640 W Scott St
    ChicagoIL 60610
    (773)534-8500

  • Springfield4.
    Iles Elementary SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 93% (Top 1%) Reading: 92% (Top 1%)Math: 93% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 92% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 1-81700 S 15th St
    SpringfieldIL 62703
    (217)525-3226

  • Chicago5.
    Edison Elementary Regional Gifted CenterMagnet School
    Math: 90-94% (Top 1%) Reading: 90-94% (Top 1%)Math: 90-94% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 90-94% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-84929 N Sawyer Ave
    ChicagoIL 60625
    (773)534-0540

  • Chicago6.
    Young Magnet High SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 90-94% (Top 1%) Reading: 91% (Top 1%)Math: 90-94% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 91% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 7-12211 S Laflin St
    ChicagoIL 60607
    (773)534-7500

  • Rockford7.-8.
    Washington AcademyMagnet School
    Math: 92% (Top 1%) Reading: 88% (Top 1%)Math: 92% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 88% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 1-51421 West St
    RockfordIL 61102
    (815)966-3370

  • Rockford7.-8.Math: 89% (Top 1%) Reading: 92% (Top 1%)Math: 89% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 92% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 4-84664 N Rockton Ave
    RockfordIL 61103
    (815)490-5400

  • Chicago9.
    Mcdade Elementary Classical SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 85-89% (Top 1%) Reading: 90-94% (Top 1%)Math: 85-89% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 90-94% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-68801 S Indiana Ave
    ChicagoIL 60619
    (773)535-3669

  • Lincolnshire10.
    Half Day School
    Math: 85% (Top 1%) Reading: 84% (Top 1%)Math: 85% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 84% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 3-4239 Olde Half Day Rd
    LincolnshireIL 60069
    (847)634-6463

  • Peoria11.Math: 88% (Top 1%) Reading: 83% (Top 1%)Math: 88% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 83% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 5-83706 N Grand Blvd
    PeoriaIL 61614
    (309)672-6563

  • Chicago12.
    Payton College Preparatory High SchoolMagnet School
    Math: GE80% (Top 1%) Reading: 90-94% (Top 1%)Math: GE80% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 90-94% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-121034 N Wells St
    ChicagoIL 60610
    (773)534-0034

  • Naperville13.Math: 83% (Top 1%) Reading: 84% (Top 1%)Math: 83% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 84% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-51150 Muirhead Ave
    NapervilleIL 60565
    (630)420-3200

  • Oak Brook14.-15.Math: 80-84% (Top 1%) Reading: 80-84% (Top 1%)Math: 80-84% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 80-84% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-560 Regent Dr
    Oak BrookIL 60523
    (630)325-6888

  • Chicago14.-15.
    Poe Elementary Classical SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 80-84% (Top 1%) Reading: 80-84% (Top 1%)Math: 80-84% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 80-84% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-610538 S Langley Ave
    ChicagoIL 60628
    (773)535-5525

  • Wilmette16.-17.
    Marie Murphy School
    Math: 81% (Top 1%) Reading: 83% (Top 1%)Math: 81% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 83% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 6-82921 Illinois Rd
    WilmetteIL 60091
    (847)251-3617

  • Northbrook16.-17.
    Shabonee School
    Math: 81% (Top 1%) Reading: 83% (Top 1%)Math: 81% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 83% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 3-51000 Pfingsten Rd
    NorthbrookIL 60062
    (847)498-4970

  • Chicago18.-19.
    Lane Technical High SchoolMagnet School
    Math: 82% (Top 1%) Reading: 81% (Top 1%)Math: 82% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 81% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 7-122501 W Addison St
    ChicagoIL 60618
    (773)534-5400

  • Newark18.-19.
    Lisbon Grade School
    Math: 75-79% (Top 5%) Reading: 85-89% (Top 1%)Math: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 85-89% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-8127 S Canal St
    NewarkIL 60541
    (815)736-6324

  • Deerfield20.Math: 80% (Top 1%) Reading: 82% (Top 1%)Math: 80% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 82% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-5700 Kipling Pl
    DeerfieldIL 60015
    (847)948-5151

  • Deerfield21.Math: 79% (Top 1%) Reading: 82% (Top 1%)Math: 79% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 82% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-5630 Essex Ct
    DeerfieldIL 60015
    (847)945-9660

  • Glenview22.Math: 75-79% (Top 5%) Reading: 80-84% (Top 1%)Math: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 80-84% (Top 1%)
    Grades: PK-52500 Happy Hollow Rd
    GlenviewIL 60026
    (847)498-1090

  • Chicago23.-24.Math: 80-84% (Top 1%) Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)Math: 80-84% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-88101 S La Salle St
    ChicagoIL 60620
    (773)535-0040

  • Western Springs23.-24.Math: 80-84% (Top 1%) Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)Math: 80-84% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-55020 Central Ave
    Western SpringsIL 60558
    (708)246-7678

  • Lincolnshire25.-26.Math: 76% (Top 5%) Reading: 84% (Top 1%)Math: 76% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 84% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 5-81370 N Riverwoods Rd
    LincolnshireIL 60069
    (847)295-1560

  • Chicago25.-26.Math: 76% (Top 5%) Reading: 84% (Top 1%)Math: 76% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 84% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-8615 W Kemper Pl
    ChicagoIL 60614
    (773)534-5720

  • Deerfield27.Math: 80% (Top 1%) Reading: 77% (Top 5%)Math: 80% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 77% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-51421 Hackberry Rd
    DeerfieldIL 60015
    (847)945-5895

  • Deerfield28.Math: 78% (Top 1%) Reading: 80% (Top 1%)Math: 78% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 80% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-5795 Wilmot Rd
    DeerfieldIL 60015
    (847)945-1075

  • Oak Brook29.-33.Math: 75-79% (Top 5%) Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)Math: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-82801 York Rd
    Oak BrookIL 60523
    (630)573-2760

  • Chicago29.-33.
    Hawthorne Elementary Scholastic AcademyMagnet School
    Math: 77% (Top 5%) Reading: 77% (Top 5%)Math: 77% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 77% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-83319 N Clifton Ave
    ChicagoIL 60657
    (773)534-5550

  • Hinsdale29.-33.Math: 75-79% (Top 5%) Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)Math: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-5611 S Madison St
    HinsdaleIL 60521
    (630)861-4100

  • Kenilworth29.-33.Math: 77% (Top 5%) Reading: 77% (Top 5%)Math: 77% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 77% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-8542 Abbotsford Rd
    KenilworthIL 60043
    (847)256-5006

  • Morton Grove29.-33.Math: 75-79% (Top 5%) Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)Math: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-49000 Belleforte Ave
    Morton GroveIL 60053
    (847)965-4500

  • Palatine34.Math: 75% (Top 5%) Reading: 82% (Top 1%)Math: 75% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 82% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-6100 N Harrison Ave
    PalatineIL 60067
    (847)963-5500

  • Naperville35.-36.
    Fry Elementary School
    Math: 84% (Top 1%) Reading: 75% (Top 5%)Math: 84% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 75% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-53204 Tall Grass Dr
    NapervilleIL 60564
    (630)428-7400

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