Primary and Secondary Education in Pike County

Education in Pike County

There are four school districts within the Pike County school system. These districts are organized around the largest towns in the county, each with its own superintendent, and school board. Districts are made up of a grade school and a high school. An alternative school is located in Pittsfield. Computer labs are among the school resources. The Pikeland School District (Pittsfield) is typical for the county. The average high school enrollment in Pittsfield is 400 students.

Regional Office of Education (serves Adams and Pike County)

Jill Ries Regional Superintendant of Schools, Adams & Pike Counties
www.roe1.org

Adams County Office:
Regional Office of Education #1
507 Vermont
Quincy, IL  62301
217-277-2080
217-277-2092 (fax)

Pike County Office
1267 W. Washington
Pittsfield, IL 62363
217-285-6714

Pleasant Hill School District
www.phwolves.com

Pleasant Hill Community Unit District #3
Board of Education Office
Box 207
Pleasant Hill, IL 62366
Phone: 217-734-2311 Fax: 217-734-2629
Ron Edwards, Superintendent 
Robin Brummell, Secretary

Pleasant Hill Elementary School
Grades K-8
Pleasant Hill, IL 62366
Phone: 217-734-2311 Fax: 217-734-2629

Pleasant Hill High School
Grades 9-12 
Pleasant Hill, IL 62366
Phone: 217-734-2311 Fax: 217-734-2725
Ryan Lowe, Principal 
Dana Lanter, Secretary

Griggsville-Perry School District
www.griggsvilleperry.org

Griggsville-Perry Community Unit District #4

Board of Education Office
202 North Stanford
PO Box 439
Griggsville, IL 62340
Phone: 217-833-2352 Fax: 217-833-2354
Kent Hawley - Superintendent 
Trish Bradshaw, Secretary

Griggsville/Perry Elementary School
Grades Pre K - 4
P. O. Box 439
Griggsville, IL 62340
Phone: 217-833-2352 Fax: 217-833-2354
Jillian Theis, Principal
Cathy McDaniel, Secretary

Griggsville/Perry High School
Grades 9-12 
P. O. Box 439
Griggsville, IL 62340
Phone: 217-833-2352 Fax: 217-833-2354
Jillian Theis, Principal
Cathy McDaniel, Secretary

Griggsville/Perry Middle School
Grades 5-8
P. O. Box 98
Perry, IL 62362
Phone: 217-236-9161 Fax: 217-236-7221
Jeff Bourne, Principal
Mary Ellen Craig, Secretary

Pikeland School District
www.pikeland.net

Pikeland Community Unit District #10
Board of Education Office
512 South Madison St.
Pittsfield, IL 62363
Phone: 217-285-2147 Fax: 217-285-5059
Paula Hawley, Superintendent 
Gayle Brokaw, Secretary

Pikeland Community School
Grades 3-8
601 Piper Lane
Pittsfield, IL 62363
Phone: 217-285-9462 Fax: 217-285-9551
Jon Frieden, Principal Grades 3-5
Lisa Jockish, Principal  Grades 6-8
Lisa Bauer, Secretary 
Judy Cox, Secretary

Pittsfield High School
Grades 9-12
201 East Higbee St
Pittsfield, IL 62363
Phone: 217-285-6888 Fax: 217-285-9583
Angie Gregor, Principal 
Sherri Howland, Secretary 
Karen Reese, Secretary

South Elementary School
Grades PreK-2
Route 2, Box 50
Pittsfield, IL 62353
Phone: 217-285-2431 Fax: 217-285-5479
Angie Ruebush, Principal 

Western School District
www.westerncusd12.org

Western Unit School District #12
Board of Education Office
401 McDonough Street
Barry, IL 62312
Phone: 217-335-2323 Fax: 217-335-2211
Jessica Funk - Superintendent

Western Barry Elementary
Grades PreK - 4
401 McDonough Street
Barry, IL 62312
Phone: 217-335-2323 Fax: 217-335-2211
Connie Thomas - Principal

Western High School
Grades 9-12
401 McDonough Street
Barry, IL 62312
Phone: 217-335-2323 Fax: 217-335-2211
Connie Thomas, Principal and STEM teacher leader

Western Junior High School
Grades 5-8
300 N. Chaney, P. O. Box 189
Kinderhook, IL 62345
Phone: 217-432-8324 Fax: 217-432-8003
Brandi Pennock - Principal
Tahni Kenady, Secretary
 

Pike County Alternative Community Based Education
PACE
210 E Higbee Street
Pittsfield, IL 62363
Phone: 217-285-2248 Fax: 217-285-2275
Brad Tomhave, Principal
Todd Plattner, Teacher
Peggy Shields, Aide