Illinois Private Schools

There are 1,912 private schools in Illinois, serving 240,302 students students.
Minority enrollment is 32% and the student:teacher ratio is 11:1.
57% of Illinois private schools are religiously affiliated (most commonly Roman Catholic and Christian).
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Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Illinois is $5,421 for elementary schools and $9,730 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Illinois is 92% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).