Public Schools in Paris, Illinois

There are 9 Public Schools in Paris, Illinois, serving a population of 8,446 people in an area of 6 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 938 people, and 1 Public School per square mile.

In Illinois, Paris is ranked 431st of 1547 cities in Public Schools per capita, and 394th of 1547 cities in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Paris Public Schools

Find Paris, Illinois public schools, including charter schools, k-12, elementary, middle, and high schools.


Carolyn Wenz Elementary School 437 West Washington Street Paris, IL

Creative Center For Children 300 South Eads Avenue Paris, IL

Crestwood Elementary School 15601 US Highway 150 Paris, IL

Mayo Middle School 300 East Wood Street Paris, IL

Memorial Elementary School 509 East Newton Street Paris, IL

Paris Bridges 210 East Court Street Paris, IL

Paris Cooperative High School 309 South Main Street Paris, IL

Paris Cooperative High School 4 14040 East 1200th Road Paris, IL

Willis Early Childhood Center 300 South Eads Avenue Paris, IL

About Paris Public Schools

Paris Public Schools are tuition-free, publicly funded schools that are legally required to accept and provide an education to all children from Kindergarten age through Grade 12 in Paris, IL. Each of the fifty state constitutions includes a requirement for the provision of a Public School system, and each state, including Illinois, also has a compulsory education law that requires school-age children to attend school.

You may contact Public Schools for questions about:
  • Paris Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • Paris school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

Paris Public School Statistics

Find Paris Public School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Paris Public School Enrollment
 ParisEdgar County
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment193 (100.0%)259 (97.7%)
Kindergarten Enrollment114 (85.7%)191 (87.2%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)341 (98.0%)733 (96.2%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)360 (94.2%)867 (96.8%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)246 (90.1%)756 (96.2%)
Paris Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 ParisEdgar County
Less than 9th Grade Education353 (6.0%)549 (4.3%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)474 (8.0%)898 (7.1%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)2,353 (39.9%)4,851 (38.4%)