Cook County Private Schools

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There are 875 private schools in Cook County, IL, serving 152,923 students.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body, which is more than the IL state average of 31%.
53% of Cook County, IL private schools are religiously affiliated (most commonly Roman Catholic and Christian).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the state private school average of 13:1.

Cook County Private Schools

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Chicago
    8622 W Catalpa Ave
    ChicagoIL 60656
    (773)714-0646
    Montessori School
    Gr. NS-8 | 141 students                      
  • Chicago
    900 N Franklin St Ste 104
    ChicagoIL 60610
    (312)944-5600
    (Non-sectarian)
    Gr. PK-8 | 89 students                      
  • Orland Park
    14249 S. Wolf Rd
    Orland ParkIL 60467
    (708)226-9850
    Montessori School
    Gr. PK-6 | 35 students                      
  • Schiller Park
    A Great Place To Grow Inc
    Daycare / Preschool(Non-sectarian)
    9301 W Irving Park Rd
    Schiller ParkIL 60176
    (847)678-0923
    Daycare / Preschool(Non-sectarian)
    Gr. PK-K | 32 students                      
  • Elmwood Park
    A Karrasel Academy
    Daycare / Preschool(Non-sectarian)
    7801 W Grand Avenue
    Elmwood ParkIL 60707
    (708)452-7666
    Daycare / Preschool(Non-sectarian)
    Gr. PK-K | 60 students                      
  • Arlington Heights
    125 N Dryden Ave
    Arlington HeightsIL 60004
    (847)224-1341
    Daycare / Preschool
    Gr. PK-KG | 95 students                      
  • Niles
    8350 N Greenwood Ave
    NilesIL 60714
    (847)823-1020
    Daycare / Preschool
    Gr. PK-KG | 32 students                      
  • Chicago
    A Whizz Kids Preschool Inc
    Daycare / Preschool(Non-sectarian)
    9932 S Torrence Avenue
    ChicagoIL 60617
    (773)734-8081
    Daycare / Preschool(Non-sectarian)
    Gr. PK-K | 82 students                      
  • Chicago
    A Whizz Kids Preschool Inc Ii
    Daycare / Preschool(Non-sectarian)
    2600 E 83rd St
    ChicagoIL 60617
    (773)768-0880
    Daycare / Preschool(Non-sectarian)
    Gr. K | 17 students                      
  • Chicago
    A-karrasel
    Daycare / Preschool(Non-sectarian)
    3030 N Kedzien
    ChicagoIL 60618
    (773)463-6151
    Daycare / Preschool(Non-sectarian)
    Gr. PK-KG | 30 students                      
  • Chicago
    A-karrasel Enterprises, Inc.
    Daycare / Preschool(Non-sectarian)
    3420 W Fullerton Avenue
    ChicagoIL 60647
    (773)772-4333
    Daycare / Preschool(Non-sectarian)
    Gr. PK-K | 64 students                      
  • Chicago
    Abc Academy
    Daycare / Preschool(Non-sectarian)
    2714 W Pratt Blvd
    ChicagoIL 60645
    (773)338-1033
    Daycare / Preschool(Non-sectarian)
    Gr. K-1 | 13 students                      
  • Calumet City
    Abc Daycare & Learning Center
    Daycare / Preschool(Non-sectarian)
    950 Burnham Avenue
    Calumet CityIL 60409
    (219)736-7760
    Daycare / Preschool(Non-sectarian)
    Gr. PK-K | 54 students                      
  • Oak Park
    Abc Toon Town Ii
    Daycare / Preschool
    208 Harrison St
    Oak ParkIL 60304
    (708)848-0701
    Daycare / Preschool
    Gr. PK-KG | 53 students                      
  • La Grange Highlands
    Acacia Academy
    Special Education School
    6425 Willow Springs Rd
    La Grange HighlandsIL 60525
    (708)579-9040
    Special Education School
    Gr. 2-12 | 101 students                      
  • Chicago
    Academy Of Scholastic Achievem
    Alternative School(Non-sectarian)
    4651 W. Madison
    ChicagoIL 60644
    (773)921-1315
    Alternative School(Non-sectarian)
    Gr. 9-12 | 194 students                      
  • Chicago
    6020 S Laflin St
    ChicagoIL 60636
    (773)776-3316
    (Roman Catholic)
    Gr. PK-8 | 208 students                      
  • Chicago
    6547 S Stewart Ave
    ChicagoIL 60621
    (773)994-6100
    (Roman Catholic)
    Gr. PK-8 | 151 students                      
  • Harwood Heights
    7750 Montrose Ave
    Harwood HeightsIL 60706
    (708)452-0323
    (Roman Catholic)
    Gr. K-3 | 18 students                      
  • Schaumburg
    Acarath Montessori Center
    Montessori School
    22 Kristin Drive
    SchaumburgIL 60195
    (847)397-0111
    Montessori School
    Gr. PK-1 | 124 students                      
  • Rolling Meadows
    Acorn Oaks Preschool Child Care
    Daycare / Preschool(Non-sectarian)
    4321 Wilmette Avenue
    Rolling MeadowsIL 60008
    (847)991-7900
    Daycare / Preschool(Non-sectarian)
    Gr. PK-K | 82 students                      
  • Chicago
    Ada S Mckinley School South Care
    Special Education School(Non-sectarian)
    11400 S. Edbrooke
    ChicagoIL 60628
    (773)785-3500
    Special Education School(Non-sectarian)
    Gr. 9-12 | 31 students                      
  • Chicago
    Adler Schools
    Daycare / Preschool(Non-sectarian)
    2239 W. Lawrence Avenue
    ChicagoIL 60625
    (773)728-1200
    Daycare / Preschool(Non-sectarian)
    Gr. PK-KG | 22 students                      
  • La Grange
    Advent Christian Dcc
    Daycare / Preschool(Non-sectarian)
    1525 W Plainfield Rd
    La GrangeIL 60525
    (708)246-6061
    Daycare / Preschool(Non-sectarian)
    Gr. PK-KG | 29 students                      
  • Chicago
    5235 S Cornell Ave
    ChicagoIL 60615
    (773)493-8880
    (Jewish)
    Gr. PK-8 | 260 students                      
  • Schaumburg
    435 Springsouth Rd
    SchaumburgIL 60193
    (630)270-3130
    (Islamic)
    Gr. K-5 | 113 students                      
  • Chicago
    Albany Child Care Center
    Daycare / Preschool(Non-sectarian)
    5954 S Albany Avenue
    ChicagoIL 60629
    (773)737-7810
    Daycare / Preschool(Non-sectarian)
    Gr. NS-PK | 75 students                      
  • Oak Park
    Alcuin Montessori School
    Montessori School
    324 N Oak Park Ave
    Oak ParkIL 60302
    (708)366-1882
    Montessori School
    Gr. NS-8 | n/a students                      
  • Wheeling
    Alexander Graham Bell Montessori School-AEHI
    Montessori School(Non-sectarian)
    9300 Capitol Drive
    WheelingIL 60090
    (847)850-5490
    Montessori School(Non-sectarian)
    Gr. PK-6 | 77 students                      
  • Chicago
    All Aboard Learning Express
    Daycare / Preschool
    4008 W Rosemont Ave
    ChicagoIL 60646
    (773)202-0554
    Daycare / Preschool
    Gr. PK-KG | 106 students                      
  • Chicago
    All Day Montessori
    Montessori School
    1819 W 99th St
    ChicagoIL 60643
    (773)239-8248
    Montessori School
    Gr. PK-KG | 40 students                      
  • Oak Lawn
    All Star Kids Child Care Center
    Daycare / Preschool(Non-sectarian)
    8837 Ridgeland Ave
    Oak LawnIL 60453
    (708)599-8374
    Daycare / Preschool(Non-sectarian)
    Gr. K | 29 students                      
  • Midlothian
    Almost Home Learning Center
    Daycare / Preschool(Non-sectarian)
    14721 Kilbourne Avenue
    MidlothianIL 60445
    (708)272-5939
    Daycare / Preschool(Non-sectarian)
    Gr. PK-K | 19 students                      
  • Westchester
    Alpha Montessori School
    Daycare / Preschool
    1625 S Mannheim Rd
    WestchesterIL 60154
    (708)865-0099
    Daycare / Preschool
    Gr. PK-K | 20 students                      
  • Chicago
    Alphabet Academy Preschool & Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool(Non-sectarian)
    6224 W North Avenue
    ChicagoIL 60639
    (773)622-7055
    Daycare / Preschool(Non-sectarian)
    Gr. K | 10 students                      
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County Statistics

About This County (Cook) County Statistics (IL) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 5,004,676 people 12,309,604 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 36% 24%
Median Household Income n/a $51,389
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