Top 10 Best Public Elementary Schools in Illinois (2022)

The top ranked public elementary schools in Illinois state are listed below (2022).
A school's overall testing rank is based on a it's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. The average percentage of students achieving math proficiency in Illinois is 32%. The percentage of students achieving reading proficiency is 38%.
The top ranked public elementary schools in Illinois are Decatur Classical Elementary School, Edison Elementary Regional Gifted Cntr and Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet School. The cities and towns with the highest concentration of top ranked public elementary schools are Deerfield, Dunlap and Hinsdale.

Top Ranked Public Elementary Schools in Illinois (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Student Proficiency
Grades
Location
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Decatur Classical Elementary School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 90-94% (Top 1%)
Reading: 90-94% (Top 1%)
Grades: K-7
7030 N Sacramento Ave
Chicago, IL 60645
(773) 534-2201
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Edison Elementary Regional Gifted Cntr
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 90-94% (Top 1%)
Reading: 90-94% (Top 1%)
Grades: K-8
4929 N Sawyer Ave
Chicago, IL 60625
(773) 534-0540
Rank: #33.
Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: ≥95% (Top 1%)
Reading: 85-89% (Top 1%)
Grades: 1-8
3020 W 108th St
Chicago, IL 60655
(773) 535-2636
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Skinner North Elementary School
Math: 93% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 93% (Top 1%)
Reading: 90% (Top 1%)
Grades: K-8
640 W Scott St
Chicago, IL 60610
(773) 534-8500
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Thurgood Marshall School
Math: 90% | Reading: 95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 90% (Top 1%)
Reading: 95% (Top 1%)
Grades: 5-8
4664 N Rockton Ave
Rockford, IL 61103
(815) 490-5400
Rank: #66.
Lenart Elementary Regional Gifted Center
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 85-89% (Top 1%)
Reading: 90-94% (Top 1%)
Grades: PK-8
8101 S La Salle St
Chicago, IL 60620
(773) 535-0040
Rank: #77.
Meadow Glens Elementary School
Math: 86% | Reading: 91%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 86% (Top 1%)
Reading: 91% (Top 1%)
Grades: K-5
1150 Muirhead Ave
Naperville, IL 60565
(630) 420-3200
Rank: #88.
Iles Elementary School
Math: 89% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 89% (Top 1%)
Reading: 86% (Top 1%)
Grades: 1-8
1700 S 15th St
Springfield, IL 62703
(217) 525-3226
Rank: #99.
Mcdade Elementary Classical School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 80-84% (Top 1%)
Reading: 85-89% (Top 1%)
Grades: K-7
8801 S Indiana Ave
Chicago, IL 60619
(773) 535-3669
Rank: #1010.
Daniel Wright Jr High School
Math: 83% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 83% (Top 1%)
Reading: 86% (Top 1%)
Grades: 6-8
1370 N Riverwoods Rd
Lincolnshire, IL 60069
(847) 295-1560
Rank: #1111.
Eisenhower Academy
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 80-84% (Top 1%)
Reading: 80-84% (Top 1%)
Grades: 1-5
406 Burke Dr
Joliet, IL 60433
(815) 723-0233
Rank: #12 - 1412. - 14.
Elm Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 75-79% (Top 1%)
Reading: 85-89% (Top 1%)
Grades: K-5
15w201 60th St
Willowbrook, IL 60527
(630) 861-4000
Rank: #12 - 1412. - 14.
Hickory Creek Middle School
Math: 79% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 79% (Top 1%)
Reading: 85% (Top 1%)
Grades: 6-8
22150 S Owens Rd
Frankfort, IL 60423
(815) 469-4474
Rank: #12 - 1412. - 14.
Maple School
Math: 81% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 81% (Top 1%)
Reading: 83% (Top 1%)
Grades: 6-8
2370 Shermer Rd
Northbrook, IL 60062
(847) 400-8900
Rank: #1515.
Butler Junior High School
Math: 78% | Reading: 84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 78% (Top 1%)
Reading: 84% (Top 1%)
Grades: 6-8
2801 York Rd
Oak Brook, IL 60523
(630) 573-2760
Rank: #1616.
Thurgood Marshall Elementary School
Math: 88% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 88% (Top 1%)
Reading: 79% (Top 5%)
Grades: 1-4
4704 N Rockton Ave
Rockford, IL 61103
(815) 966-3370
Rank: #1717.
Highlands Elementary School
Math: 77% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 77% (Top 1%)
Reading: 83% (Top 1%)
Grades: K-5
525 S Brainard St
Naperville, IL 60540
(630) 420-6335
Rank: #1818.
Greeley Elementary School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 90-94% (Top 1%)
Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-4
275 Fairview Ave
Winnetka, IL 60093
(847) 446-6060
Rank: #1919.
Poe Elementary Classical School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 75-79% (Top 1%)
Reading: 80-84% (Top 1%)
Grades: K-7
10538 S Langley Ave
Chicago, IL 60628
(773) 535-5525
Rank: #20 - 2120. - 21.
Prospect Elementary School
Math: 80% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 80% (Top 1%)
Reading: 80% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-5
130 N Prospect Ave
Clarendon Hills, IL 60514
(630) 861-4400
Rank: #20 - 2120. - 21.
Walden Elementary School
Math: 79% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 79% (Top 1%)
Reading: 81% (Top 1%)
Grades: K-5
630 Essex Ct
Deerfield, IL 60015
(847) 945-9660
Rank: #2222.
Braeside Elementary School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 80-84% (Top 1%)
Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-5
150 Pierce Rd
Highland Park, IL 60035
(224) 765-3401
Rank: #23 - 2423. - 24.
Copeland Manor Elementary School
Math: 76% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 76% (Top 5%)
Reading: 82% (Top 1%)
Grades: K-5
801 7th Ave
Libertyville, IL 60048
(847) 362-0240
Rank: #23 - 2423. - 24.
Mcclure Jr High School
Math: 76% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 76% (Top 5%)
Reading: 82% (Top 1%)
Grades: 6-8
4225 Wolf Rd
Western Springs, IL 60558
(708) 246-7590
Rank: #2525.
Washington Gifted School
Math: 88% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 88% (Top 1%)
Reading: 76% (Top 5%)
Grades: 5-8
3706 N Grand Blvd
Peoria, IL 61614
(309) 672-6563
Rank: #2626.
Wood Oaks Jr High School
Math: 74% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 74% (Top 5%)
Reading: 85% (Top 1%)
Grades: 6-8
1250 Sanders Rd
Northbrook, IL 60062
(847) 272-1900
Rank: #27 - 2827. - 28.
Brook Forest Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 75-79% (Top 1%)
Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-5
60 Regent Dr
Oak Brook, IL 60523
(630) 325-6888
Rank: #27 - 2827. - 28.
Monroe Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 75-79% (Top 1%)
Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
Grades: K-5
210 N Madison St
Hinsdale, IL 60521
(630) 861-4200
Rank: #2929.
South Park Elementary School
Math: 81% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 81% (Top 1%)
Reading: 76% (Top 5%)
Grades: PK-5
1421 Hackberry Rd
Deerfield, IL 60015
(847) 945-5895
Rank: #3030.
Twin Groves Middle School
Math: 73% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 73% (Top 5%)
Reading: 85% (Top 1%)
Grades: 6-8
2600 N Buffalo Grove Rd
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
(847) 821-8946
Rank: #3131.
Prairie Elementary School
Math: 80% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 80% (Top 1%)
Reading: 75% (Top 5%)
Grades: 1-5
1530 Brandywyn Ln
Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
(847) 634-3144
Rank: #3232.
Marie Murphy School
Math: 75% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 75% (Top 5%)
Reading: 79% (Top 5%)
Grades: 6-8
2921 Illinois Rd
Wilmette, IL 60091
(847) 251-3617
Rank: #3333.
Aviston Elementary School
Math: 72% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 72% (Top 5%)
Reading: 85% (Top 1%)
Grades: PK-8
350 S Hull St
Aviston, IL 62216
(618) 228-7245
Rank: #34 - 3634. - 36.
Charles J Caruso Middle School
Math: 75% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 75% (Top 5%)
Reading: 77% (Top 5%)
Grades: 6-8
1801 Montgomery Rd
Deerfield, IL 60015
(847) 945-8430
Rank: #34 - 3634. - 36.
Kennedy Junior High School
Math: 74% | Reading: 79%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 74% (Top 5%)
Reading: 79% (Top 5%)
Grades: 6-8
2929 Green Trails Dr
Lisle, IL 60532
(630) 420-3220
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