Ranked 3rd Best City in Illinois for Young Families

Elementary & Secondary Staff to Student Ratio: 18:1

2nd Safest College Town in America

Average Teacher Salary: $45, 769


Vincent Taylor

Ashmore 1st grader, Vincent Taylor, raised more than $1,400 himself out of the total $15, 500 raised for the annual EIU CARE game. He made and sold metal cancer signs to raise the funds. All proceeds were donated to the SBL Regional Cancer Center.

- Vincent Taylor is pictured here with Ashmore Principal, Kristen Brown

Blain Mayhall

Blain Mayhall was recognized for his dedication as a coach as well as being an excellent role model and mentor to our students.

- Blain Mayhall is pictured here with CHS senior, Kailyn Wilson

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