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Pearl City Schools offers a small school environment (total enrollment of 521) while still providing numerous educational opportunities for our students. They include but are not limited to:

  1. Daycare services
  2. Pre School – both in the morning and afternoon
  3. Full Day Kindergarten
  4. 2 full serving libraries
  5. Market Day
  6. PTO
  7. CareerTEC – Vocational program
  8. Title 1 services
  9. Remedial Reading - Elementary
  10. Elementary activities – including Fire Safety Program, Homework Helper, Chess club, Art Fair, Learning Expo, Young Author Program, Body Safety Program, Lego League, Local and Regional Spelling Bee, etc.
  11. Duel Credit Offerings – College/High School Credit at the same time through Highland Community College
  12. High school curricular programs – including Spanish, Home Economics, Business, English, Science, Math, Social Studies, PE, and the fine arts ( Music, Band, Art)
  13. Support services including social work, psychologist, occupational therapist, physical therapist, and speech pathology
  14. Technology – including 3 full computer labs (2 permanent and 1 mobile), Smart Board Technology and Promethean Board Technology
  15. High school co-curricular/athletics – including Student Council, Wolfpack or Letterman’s Club, Upward Bound, A-Team, FFA, National Honor Society, FCCLA, Scholastic Bowl, Speech, Theatre, five boys and girls athletic programs, multiple clubs, Peer Mentoring, Servant Leaders, etc.


Low pupil to teacher ratio (42 teachers)
 
Elementary – 15.8/1
Secondary – 13.9/1


It is a financially sound district - Pearl City Schools has received “Financial Recognition” each of the last three years. This ranking is determined by the Illinois State Board of Education through evaluation of our annual financial documents. This is the highest ranking that can be achieved by the Illinois State Board of Education.

 District Awards/Achievements


  1. Numerous Illinois State Scholars
  2. US News and World Report Bronze Award as Top Ranked High School
    • 2008 – Pearl City High School
    • 2009 – Pearl City High School
    • 2010 – Pearl City High School
  3. Chicago Sun Times – Top 100 Ranked High Schools
    • 2009 – Pearl City High School – 55th
  4. Rockford Register Star – Rock River Valley Rankings
    • Elementary
      • 2008 – 23rd
      • 2009 – 9th
      • 2010 – 21st
    • Junior High
      • 2008 – 17th
      • 2009 – 54th
      • 2010 – 26th
    • High School
      • 2008 – 2nd
      • 2009 – 1st – “Highest Ranked High School”
      • 2010 – 6th
  5. 2010 Red Quill Award given to high schools in recognition of achievement and a commitment of excellence regarding the ACT/PSAE State mandated tests.

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