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Top Ranked Public Middle Schools in Illinois (2020)

  • School Student Proficiency Grades Location
  • 1.
    Edison Elementary Regional Gifted CenterRank: #1
    Magnet School
    Math: 90-94% (Top 1%) Reading: ≥95% (Top 1%)Math: 90-94% (Top 1%)
    Reading: ≥95% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-84929 N Sawyer Ave
    ChicagoIL 60625
    (773)534-0540

  • 2.-3.
    Skinner North Elementary SchoolRank: #2-3
    Math: 95% (Top 1%) Reading: 94% (Top 1%)Math: 95% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 94% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-8640 W Scott St
    ChicagoIL 60610
    (773)534-8500

  • 2.-3.
    Thurgood Marshall SchoolRank: #2-3
    Math: 93% (Top 1%) Reading: 95% (Top 1%)Math: 93% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 95% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 5-84664 N Rockton Ave
    RockfordIL 61103
    (815)490-5400

  • 4.
    Iles Elementary SchoolRank: #4
    Magnet School
    Math: 92% (Top 1%) Reading: 95% (Top 1%)Math: 92% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 95% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 1-81700 S 15th St
    SpringfieldIL 62703
    (217)525-3226

  • 5.
    Keller Elementary Gifted Magnet SchoolRank: #5
    Magnet School
    Math: 90-94% (Top 1%) Reading: 90-94% (Top 1%)Math: 90-94% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 90-94% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 1-83020 W 108th St
    ChicagoIL 60655
    (773)535-2636

  • 6.
    Young Magnet High SchoolRank: #6
    Magnet School
    Math: 90% (Top 1%) Reading: 92% (Top 1%)Math: 90% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 92% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 7-12211 S Laflin St
    ChicagoIL 60607
    (773)534-7500

  • 7.
    Lane Technical High SchoolRank: #7
    Magnet School
    Math: 88% (Top 1%) Reading: 87% (Top 1%)Math: 88% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 87% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 7-122501 W Addison St
    ChicagoIL 60618
    (773)534-5400

  • 8.
    Lincoln Elementary SchoolRank: #8
    Math: 79% (Top 1%) Reading: 88% (Top 1%)Math: 79% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 88% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-8615 W Kemper Pl
    ChicagoIL 60614
    (773)534-5720

  • 9.
    Daniel Wright Junior High SchoolRank: #9
    Math: 77% (Top 5%) Reading: 85% (Top 1%)Math: 77% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 85% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 6-81370 N Riverwoods Rd
    LincolnshireIL 60069
    (847)295-1560

  • 10.
    Hawthorne Elementary Scholastic AcademyRank: #10
    Magnet School
    Math: 80% (Top 1%) Reading: 80% (Top 5%)Math: 80% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 80% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-83319 N Clifton Ave
    ChicagoIL 60657
    (773)534-5550

  • 11.-12.
    Butler Junior High SchoolRank: #11-12
    Math: 75-79% (Top 5%) Reading: 80-84% (Top 1%)Math: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 80-84% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 6-82801 York Rd
    Oak BrookIL 60523
    (630)573-2760

  • 11.-12.
    Lenart Elementary Regional Gifted CenterRank: #11-12
    Magnet School
    Math: 75-79% (Top 5%) Reading: 80-84% (Top 1%)Math: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 80-84% (Top 1%)
    Grades: PK-88101 S La Salle St
    ChicagoIL 60620
    (773)535-0040

  • 13.
    Marie Murphy SchoolRank: #13
    Math: 79% (Top 1%) Reading: 80% (Top 5%)Math: 79% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 80% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-82921 Illinois Rd
    WilmetteIL 60091
    (847)251-3617

  • 14.
    Wood Oaks Junior High SchoolRank: #14
    Math: 74% (Top 5%) Reading: 86% (Top 1%)Math: 74% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 86% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 6-81250 Sanders Rd
    NorthbrookIL 60062
    (847)272-1900

  • 15.
    Lisbon Grade SchoolRank: #15
    Math: 70-74% (Top 5%) Reading: 85-89% (Top 1%)Math: 70-74% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 85-89% (Top 1%)
    Grades: K-8127 S Canal St
    NewarkIL 60541
    (815)736-6324

  • 16.-18.
    Bartelso Elementary SchoolRank: #16-18
    Math: 75-79% (Top 5%) Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)Math: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-8Po Box 267
    BartelsoIL 62218
    (618)765-2164

  • 16.-18.
    Hickory Creek Middle SchoolRank: #16-18
    Math: 74% (Top 5%) Reading: 84% (Top 1%)Math: 74% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 84% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 6-822150 S Owens Rd
    FrankfortIL 60423
    (815)469-4474

  • 16.-18.
    Stem Partnership SchoolRank: #16-18
    Alternative School
    Math: 75-79% (Top 5%) Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)Math: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 3-8405 S Gladstone Ave
    AuroraIL 60506
    (630)844-5626

  • 19.
    Kennedy Junior High SchoolRank: #19
    Math: 75% (Top 5%) Reading: 79% (Top 5%)Math: 75% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-82929 Green Trails Dr
    LisleIL 60532
    (630)420-3220

  • 20.
    Alan B Shepard Middle SchoolRank: #20
    Math: 72% (Top 5%) Reading: 79% (Top 5%)Math: 72% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-8440 Grove Ave
    DeerfieldIL 60015
    (847)948-0620

  • 21.
    Washington Gifted SchoolRank: #21
    Magnet School
    Math: 83% (Top 1%) Reading: 72% (Top 5%)Math: 83% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 72% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 5-83706 N Grand Blvd
    PeoriaIL 61614
    (309)672-6563

  • 22.
    Maple SchoolRank: #22
    Math: 76% (Top 5%) Reading: 76% (Top 5%)Math: 76% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 76% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-82370 Shermer Rd
    NorthbrookIL 60062
    (847)400-8900

  • 23.
    The Joseph Sears SchoolRank: #23
    Math: 75% (Top 5%) Reading: 76% (Top 5%)Math: 75% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 76% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-8542 Abbotsford Rd
    KenilworthIL 60043
    (847)256-5006

  • 24.
    Mcclure Junior High SchoolRank: #24
    Math: 74% (Top 5%) Reading: 76% (Top 5%)Math: 74% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 76% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-84225 Wolf Rd
    Western SpringsIL 60558
    (708)246-7590

  • 25.
    Twin Groves Middle SchoolRank: #25
    Math: 72% (Top 5%) Reading: 76% (Top 5%)Math: 72% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 76% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-82600 N Buffalo Grv
    Buffalo GroveIL 60089
    (847)821-8946

  • 26.
    Oak Grove Elementary SchoolRank: #26
    Math: 68% (Top 5%) Reading: 77% (Top 5%)Math: 68% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 77% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-81700 Oplaine Rd
    LibertyvilleIL 60048
    (847)367-4120

  • 27.
    Carleton W Washburne SchoolRank: #27
    Math: 71% (Top 5%) Reading: 75% (Top 5%)Math: 71% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 75% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 7-8515 Hibbard Rd
    WinnetkaIL 60093
    (847)446-5892

  • 28.
    Sunset Ridge Elementary SchoolRank: #28
    Math: 71% (Top 5%) Reading: 74% (Top 5%)Math: 71% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 74% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 4-8525 Sunset Ridge Rd
    WinnetkaIL 60093
    (847)881-9459

  • 29.-30.
    Skinner Elementary SchoolRank: #29-30
    Math: 69% (Top 5%) Reading: 76% (Top 5%)Math: 69% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 76% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-8111 S Throop St
    ChicagoIL 60607
    (773)534-7790

  • 29.-30.
    Woodlawn Middle SchoolRank: #29-30
    Math: 69% (Top 5%) Reading: 76% (Top 5%)Math: 69% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 76% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-86362 Gilmer Rd
    Lake ZurichIL 60047
    (847)353-8500

  • 31.
    Lake Bluff Middle SchoolRank: #31
    Math: 66% (Top 5%) Reading: 79% (Top 5%)Math: 66% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-831 E Sheridan Pl
    Lake BluffIL 60044
    (847)234-9407

  • 32.
    Charles J Caruso Middle SchoolRank: #32
    Math: 70% (Top 5%) Reading: 73% (Top 5%)Math: 70% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 73% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 6-81801 Montgomery Rd
    DeerfieldIL 60015
    (847)945-8430

  • 33.
    Highlands Middle SchoolRank: #33
    Math: 64% (Top 5%) Reading: 78% (Top 5%)Math: 64% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 78% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 5-81850 W Plainfield Rd
    La GrangeIL 60525
    (708)579-6890

  • 34.
    Germantown Elementary SchoolRank: #34
    Math: 65-69% (Top 5%) Reading: 70-74% (Top 5%)Math: 65-69% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 70-74% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-8Po Box 400
    GermantownIL 62245
    (618)523-4253

  • 35.
    Stem Magnet Academy Elementary SchoolRank: #35
    Magnet School
    Math: 69% (Top 5%) Reading: 71% (Top 5%)Math: 69% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 71% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-81522 W Fillmore St
    ChicagoIL 60607
    (773)534-7300

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