Educational Facilities

Facility Number Teachers Number of People Enrolled Grades
Carbondale District 95 4 125 1,534 Pre-Kindergarten - 8th grade
Desoto Grade School
1 16 214
Kindergarten - 8th grade
Giant City Grade School 1 16
238
Kindergarten - 8th grade
Unity Point School 1 57
650 Kindergarten - 8th grade
Carbondale High School District 165
1 74 988
9th - 12th grade
Brehm Prepatory School 1 25
40
Ages 11 to 22
Trinity Paraochial School 1 N/A 127 Kindergarten - 12th grade
Carbondale New School (private)
1 6
24
Pre-Kindergarten - 8th grade
John A. Logan College 1 186
3,585
2 year/Continuing Education
Southern Illinois University* 1 843
11,346 BA/MA/PHD
         

Additional Information

*Southern Illinois University, is a doctoral research university that offers more than 200 undergraduate, 80 master's, and 30 doctoral programs. The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching classifies SIUC as a "High Research" University and has identified over 4,000 institutions of higher education in the United States. Among these, the National Science Foundation ranks SIU in the top 5 percent in terms of research expenditure.