Best Des Plaines Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 20 top public schools in Des Plaines, Illinois, serving 9,560 students.
minority enrollment is 59% and the student:teacher ratio is 13:1.

Public Schools in Des Plaines, IL (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Central Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
1526 E Thacker St
Des Plaines, IL 60016
(847) 824-1575
Grades: K-5
| 301 students
Rank: #22.
South Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1535 Everett Ave
Des Plaines, IL 60018
(847) 824-1566
Grades: K-5
| 227 students
Rank: #33.
Cumberland Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
700 E Golf Rd
Des Plaines, IL 60016
(847) 824-1451
Grades: K-5
| 325 students
Rank: #44.
Iroquois Community School
Magnet School
Math: 53% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1836 E Touhy Ave
Des Plaines, IL 60018
(847) 824-1308
Grades: K-8
| 488 students
Rank: #55.
Terrace Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
735 S Westgate Rd
Des Plaines, IL 60016
(847) 824-1501
Grades: K-5
| 230 students
Rank: #66.
Plainfield Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1850 Plainfield Dr
Des Plaines, IL 60018
(847) 824-1301
Grades: K-5
| 334 students
Rank: #77.
Forest Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1375 S 5th Ave
Des Plaines, IL 60018
(847) 824-1380
Grades: PK-5
| 584 students
Rank: #88.
Chippewa Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 39% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
123 N 8th Ave
Des Plaines, IL 60016
(847) 824-1503
Grades: 6-8
| 692 students
Rank: #99.
Rosemont Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
6101 Ruby St
Des Plaines, IL 60018
(847) 825-0144
Grades: PK-8
| 229 students
Rank: #1010.
North Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 45% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1789 Rand Rd
Des Plaines, IL 60016
(847) 824-1399
Grades: K-5
| 523 students
Rank: #1111.
Algonquin Middle School
Magnet School
Math: 34% | Reading: 51%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
767 E Algonquin Rd
Des Plaines, IL 60016
(847) 824-1205
Grades: 6-8
| 680 students
Rank: #1212.
Stevenson School
Magnet School
Math: 42% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
9000 Capitol Dr
Des Plaines, IL 60016
(847) 298-1622
Grades: K-6
| 436 students
Rank: #1313.
Orchard Place Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2727 Maple St
Des Plaines, IL 60018
(847) 824-1255
Grades: K-5
| 298 students
Rank: #1414.
Maine West High School
Magnet School
Math: 37% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1755 S Wolf Rd
Des Plaines, IL 60018
(847) 827-6176
Grades: 9-12
| 1,995 students
Rank: #1515.
Devonshire School
Magnet School
Math: 28% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1401 Pennsylvania Av
Des Plaines, IL 60018
(847) 593-4398
Grades: K-5
| 452 students
Rank: #1616.
Friendship Junior High School
Magnet School
Math: 28% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(1)
550 Elizabeth Ln
Des Plaines, IL 60018
(847) 593-4350
Grades: 6-8
| 666 students
Rank: #1717.
Brentwood Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 22% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
260 Dulles Rd
Des Plaines, IL 60016
(847) 593-4401
Grades: K-5
| 436 students
Rank: #1818.
Apollo Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 31% | Reading: 26%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
10100 Dee Rd
Des Plaines, IL 60016
(847) 827-6231
Grades: PK-6
| 619 students
Deaf/hard Of Hearing (Dist 62)
Special Education School
Magnet School
1375 S 5th Ave
Des Plaines, IL 60018
(847) 463-8174
Grades: n/a
| 21 students
North Cook Young Adult Academy
Alternative School
Magnet School
2340 S River Rd
Des Plaines, IL 60018
(847) 824-8300
Grades: 6-12
| 24 students

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