Brickhouses Road Subdivision

Urbana School District 116
Outstanding Schools in an Outstanding Community

Urbana School District #116 is home to a diverse student population with several schools that offer one of the state’s best Dual Language programs. Over 14% of our district’s students are English learners representing over 50 countries. With nearly 46 languages spoken in our neighborhood schools, students who attend Urbana School District #116 schools are immersed in culturally-rich learning environments that prepare them for success in the multicultural world workforce they will face upon graduation

  • Urbana High School has received multiple AP Honor Roll Awards.
  • Bronze medal award from the US News and World Report of "America’s Best High Schools".
  • Award-winning Band, Theatre, Choral, and Elementary Fine Arts programs.
  • 20 AP Courses offered.
  • Before and/or After school SPLASH (Students Playing and Learning After School Hours) programs.
  • Academic APP (Accelerated Placement Program).
  • Offering over 40 clubs and activities and 22 sports.

Urbana is also home to the University Laboratory High School (Uni High), a selective admission, public laboratory school associated with the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. The school serves academically talented students, residing in Illinois, from the sub-freshman level (combined 7th and 8th grades) through high school. The school is notable for the achievements of its alumni, including three Nobel laureates and a Pulitzer Prize winner; Uni High has also been recognized as a "public elite" school by Newsweek because of its students' high scores on the SAT.