Top 10 Best Public High Schools in Illinois (2022)

The top ranked public high 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 high schools in Illinois are Northside College Preparatory High School, Payton College Preparatory High School and Jones College Prep High School. The cities and towns with the highest concentration of top ranked public high schools are Deerfield, Dunlap and Hinsdale.

Top Ranked Public High Schools in Illinois (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Student Proficiency
Grades
Location
Rank: #11.
Northside College Preparatory High School
Math: 94% | Reading: 97%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 94% (Top 1%)
Reading: 97% (Top 1%)
Grades: 9-12
5501 N Kedzie Ave
Chicago, IL 60625
(773) 534-3954
Rank: #22.
Payton College Preparatory High School
Math: 93% | Reading: 97%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 93% (Top 1%)
Reading: 97% (Top 1%)
Grades: 9-12
1034 N Wells St
Chicago, IL 60610
(773) 534-0034
Rank: #33.
Jones College Prep High School
Math: 92% | Reading: 95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 92% (Top 1%)
Reading: 95% (Top 1%)
Grades: 9-12
700 S State St
Chicago, IL 60605
(773) 534-8600
Rank: #44.
Young Magnet High School
Math: 93% | Reading: 91%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(1)
Math: 93% (Top 1%)
Reading: 91% (Top 1%)
Grades: 7-12
211 S Laflin St
Chicago, IL 60607
(773) 534-7500
Rank: #55.
Lane Technical High School
Math: 90% | Reading: 87%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(1)
Math: 90% (Top 1%)
Reading: 87% (Top 1%)
Grades: 7-12
2501 W Addison St
Chicago, IL 60618
(773) 534-5400
Rank: #66.
New Trier Township H S Winnetka
Math: 80% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 80% (Top 1%)
Reading: 81% (Top 1%)
Grades: 10-12
385 Winnetka Ave
Winnetka, IL 60093
(847) 446-7000
Rank: #77.
Lake Forest High School
Math: 76% | Reading: 82%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
Math: 76% (Top 5%)
Reading: 82% (Top 1%)
Grades: 9-12
1285 N Mckinley Rd
Lake Forest, IL 60045
(847) 234-3600
Rank: #88.
Hinsdale Central High School
Math: 79% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 79% (Top 1%)
Reading: 75% (Top 5%)
Grades: 9-12
5500 S Grant St
Hinsdale, IL 60521
(630) 570-8000
Rank: #99.
Deerfield High School
Math: 74% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 74% (Top 5%)
Reading: 77% (Top 5%)
Grades: 9-12
1959 Waukegan Rd
Deerfield, IL 60015
(224) 632-3000
Rank: #1010.
Adlai E Stevenson High School
Math: 76% | Reading: 75%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 76% (Top 5%)
Reading: 75% (Top 5%)
Grades: 9-12
1 Stevenson Dr
Lincolnshire, IL 60069
(847) 415-4000
Rank: #1111.
Libertyville High School
Math: 73% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
Math: 73% (Top 5%)
Reading: 74% (Top 5%)
Grades: 9-12
708 W Park Ave
Libertyville, IL 60048
(847) 327-7001
Rank: #12 - 1312. - 13.
Glenbrook North High School
Math: 74% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 74% (Top 5%)
Reading: 72% (Top 5%)
Grades: 9-12
2300 Shermer Rd
Northbrook, IL 60062
(847) 272-6400
Rank: #12 - 1312. - 13.
Neuqua Valley High School
Math: 74% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 74% (Top 5%)
Reading: 72% (Top 5%)
Grades: 9-12
2360 95th St
Naperville, IL 60564
(630) 428-6000
Rank: #1414.
Vernon Hills High School
Math: 74% | Reading: 69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 74% (Top 5%)
Reading: 69% (Top 5%)
Grades: 9-12
145 Lakeview Pkwy
Vernon Hills, IL 60061
(847) 932-2000
Rank: #1515.
Proviso Math And Science Academy
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 65-69% (Top 5%)
Reading: 70-74% (Top 5%)
Grades: 9-12
8601 Roosevelt Rd
Forest Park, IL 60130
(708) 338-4100
Rank: #1616.
Prospect High School
Math: 73% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 73% (Top 5%)
Reading: 66% (Top 10%)
Grades: 9-12
801 W Kensington Rd
Mount Prospect, IL 60056
(847) 718-5200
Rank: #1717.
Naperville Central High School
Math: 70% | Reading: 67%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 70% (Top 5%)
Reading: 67% (Top 5%)
Grades: 9-12
440 Aurora Ave
Naperville, IL 60540
(630) 420-6422
Rank: #1818.
Glenbrook South High School
Math: 68% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
Math: 68% (Top 5%)
Reading: 65% (Top 10%)
Grades: 9-12
4000 W Lake Ave
Glenview, IL 60026
(847) 729-2000
Rank: #1919.
Wm Fremd High School
Math: 71% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 71% (Top 5%)
Reading: 62% (Top 10%)
Grades: 9-12
1000 S Quentin Rd
Palatine, IL 60067
(847) 755-2610
Rank: #2020.
Naperville North High School
Math: 66% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
Math: 66% (Top 5%)
Reading: 66% (Top 10%)
Grades: 9-12
899 N Mill St
Naperville, IL 60563
(630) 420-6484
Rank: #2121.
Barrington High School
Math: 67% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 67% (Top 5%)
Reading: 64% (Top 10%)
Grades: 9-12
616 W Main St
Barrington, IL 60010
(847) 381-1400
Rank: #2222.
John Hersey High School
Math: 65% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 65% (Top 10%)
Reading: 65% (Top 10%)
Grades: 9-12
1900 E Thomas St
Arlington Heights, IL 60004
(847) 718-4800
Rank: #2323.
York Comm High School
Math: 63% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 63% (Top 10%)
Reading: 65% (Top 10%)
Grades: 9-12
355 W Saint Charles Rd
Elmhurst, IL 60126
(630) 617-2400
Rank: #2424.
Maine South High School
Math: 65% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 65% (Top 10%)
Reading: 63% (Top 10%)
Grades: 9-12
1111 S Dee Rd
Park Ridge, IL 60068
(847) 825-7711
Rank: #2525.
Oak Park & River Forest High School
Math: 59% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
Math: 59% (Top 10%)
Reading: 66% (Top 10%)
Grades: 9-12
201 N Scoville Ave
Oak Park, IL 60302
(708) 383-0700
Rank: #2626.
Highland Park High School
Math: 61% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(2)
Math: 61% (Top 10%)
Reading: 62% (Top 10%)
Grades: 9-12
433 Vine Ave
Highland Park, IL 60035
(224) 765-2001
Rank: #2727.
Morton High School
Math: 59% | Reading: 63%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 59% (Top 10%)
Reading: 63% (Top 10%)
Grades: 9-12
350 N Illinois Ave
Morton, IL 61550
(309) 266-7182
Rank: #2828.
Lyons Twp High School
Math: 64% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 64% (Top 10%)
Reading: 60% (Top 10%)
Grades: 9-12
100 S Brainard Ave
La Grange, IL 60525
(708) 579-6300
Rank: #2929.
Geneva Community High School
Math: 64% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 64% (Top 10%)
Reading: 59% (Top 20%)
Grades: 9-12
416 Mckinley Ave
Geneva, IL 60134
(630) 463-3800
Rank: #3030.
Dunlap High School
Math: 63% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 63% (Top 10%)
Reading: 59% (Top 20%)
Grades: 9-12
Po Box 365
Dunlap, IL 61525
(309) 243-7751
Rank: #3131.
Mahomet-seymour High School
Math: 64% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 64% (Top 10%)
Reading: 58% (Top 20%)
Grades: 9-12
302 W State St
Mahomet, IL 61853
(217) 586-4962
Rank: #3232.
Hancock College Preparatory High School
Math: 60% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 60% (Top 10%)
Reading: 61% (Top 10%)
Grades: 9-12
4034 W 56th St
Chicago, IL 60629
(773) 535-2410
Rank: #3333.
St Charles North High School
Math: 66% | Reading: 57%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 66% (Top 5%)
Reading: 57% (Top 20%)
Grades: 9-12
255 Red Gate Rd
Saint Charles, IL 60175
(331) 228-4400
Rank: #3434.
Lake Zurich High School
Math: 61% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 61% (Top 10%)
Reading: 60% (Top 10%)
Grades: 9-12
300 Church St
Lake Zurich, IL 60047
(847) 438-5155
Rank: #3535.
Metea Valley High School
Math: 61% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
Math: 61% (Top 10%)
Reading: 59% (Top 20%)
Grades: 9-12
1801 N Eola Rd
Aurora, IL 60502
(630) 375-5900
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