Illinois Private Schools

There are 1,827 private schools in Illinois, serving 280,036 students.
Minority enrollment is 28% and the student:teacher ratio is 13:1.
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Recent Articles
Choosing a School: 10 Things Which Matter To Parents
Choosing a School: 10 Things Which Matter To Parents
Never lose sight of why you are planning to send your child to private school. This list of ten considerations will help you focus on the things which matter.
3 Tips for an Effective Private School Job Search
Use these tips to tweak your job search strategies as you seek employment in a private school.
5 Financial Aid DOs and DONTs
Part of the private school selection process is financial aid. We point out five issues about which you should be aware.
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Illinois is $5,468 for elementary schools and $8,990 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).