Most Selective Private High Schools in Illinois

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  • The average private high school acceptance rate in Illinois is approximately 87% per year (2020).
  • The most selective school in Illinois is currently L'Abris Academy, with an acceptance rate of 30%.
  • The most selective private high schools are listed below (where sufficient data available).

Most Selective Private High Schools in Illinois (2020)

  • School Acceptance Rate Grades Location
  • Rank: #11.
    L'Abris Academy
    (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 30%
    Grades: K-12221 E Main Street Suite 2
    Aledo, IL 61231
    (309)331-3784

  • Rank: #22.
    Safe Haven School
    Safe Haven School Photo - Safe Haven School's Organic Garden
    Special Education School
    Acceptance Rate: 32%
    Grades: 7-12906 Muir Avenue
    Lake Bluff, IL 60044
    (847)604-3903

  • Rank: #33.
    Chicago Hope Academy
    Chicago Hope Academy Photo - Chicago Hope maintains a 100% college acceptance rate for all its graduates. Our students attend top tier universities such as Columbia, US Naval Academy, and Carnegie Mellon.
    (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 45%
    Grades: 9-122189 W Bowler Street
    Chicago, IL 60612
    (312)491-1600

  • Rank: #4-54.-5.
    Lycee Francais De Chicago
    Lycee Francais De Chicago Photo - Our beautiful new outdoor spaces put big smiles on our students' faces!
    Special Program Emphasis
    Acceptance Rate: 50%
    Grades: K-121929 W. Wilson Avenue
    Chicago, IL 60640
    (773)665-0066

  • Rank: #4-54.-5.
    Notre Dame De La Salette Boys Academy
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 50%
    Grades: 8-125065 Olivet Road
    Georgetown, IL 61846
    (217)662-2127

  • Rank: #66.
    Islamic Foundation School
    Special Program Emphasis (Islamic)
    Acceptance Rate: 60%
    Grades: NS-12300 W Highridge Rd
    Villa Park, IL 60181
    (630)941-8800

  • Rank: #77.
    Faith Lutheran High School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Acceptance Rate: 65%
    Grades: 9-12174 McHenry Ave.
    Crystal Lake, IL 60014
    (815)479-9305

  • Rank: #8-98.-9.
    Holy Trinity High School
    Holy Trinity High School Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 76%
    Grades: 9-121443 W Division Street
    Chicago, IL 60642
    (773)278-4212

  • Rank: #8-98.-9.
    Loyola Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 76%
    Grades: 9-121100 Laramie Ave
    Wilmette, IL 60091
    (847)256-1100

  • Rank: #1010.Acceptance Rate: 79%
    Grades: PK-121362 E 59th Street
    Chicago, IL 60637
    (773)834-1638

  • Rank: #11-1211.- 12.
    Clapham School
    Clapham School Photo
    (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 80%
    Grades: PK-12335 East Seminary Ave
    Wheaton, IL 60187
    (630)547-5125

  • Rank: #11-1211.- 12.
    Dr Pedro Albizu Campos Puerto Rican High School
    Dr Pedro Albizu Campos Puerto Rican High School Photo
    Alternative School
    Acceptance Rate: 80%
    Grades: 10-122739-41 W. Division Street
    Chicago, IL 60622
    (773)342-8022

  • Rank: #1313.
    Christian Heritage Academy
    Christian Heritage Academy Photo - CHA students participate in many Fine Arts opportunities, including visual arts, choirs, band, orchestra, and theatre. Our 2017 stage production of "It's a Wonderful Life - a Live Radio Show" captured the behind-the scenes pathos and joys of this beloved story, staged as a 1940's live radio production.
    (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 84%
    Grades: PK-12315 Waukegan Rd
    Winnetka, IL 60093
    (847)446-5252

  • Rank: #14-1514.- 15.
    St Bede Academy
    St Bede Academy Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 85%
    Grades: 9-1224 W Us Highway 6
    Peru, IL 61354
    (815)223-3140

  • Rank: #14-1514.- 15.
    Universal School
    Universal School Photo
    (Islamic)
    Acceptance Rate: 85%
    Grades: PK-127350 W 93rd St
    Bridgeview, IL 60455
    (708)599-4100

  • Rank: #16-3116.- 31.
    Covenant Classical School
    Covenant Classical School Photo - Foedus Nobis Oportet - The Covenant Binds Us
    (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: K-121852 W 95th Street
    Naperville, IL 60564
    (630)983-7500

  • Rank: #16-3116.- 31.
    Daystar Academy
    Daystar Academy Photo - Daystar School State Street Entrance
    (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: PK-121550 S State St
    Chicago, IL 60605
    (312)791-0001

  • Rank: #16-3116.- 31.
    Esperanza Therapeutic School
    Esperanza Therapeutic School Photo - Esperanza School
    Special Education School
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: 1-12520 N Marshfield Ave
    Chicago, IL 60622
    (312)243-6097

  • Rank: #16-3116.- 31.Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: PK-12219 West Main Street
    Belleville, IL 62220
    (618)233-7542

  • Rank: #16-3116.- 31.
    Illinois Lutheran High School
    Illinois Lutheran High School Photo - Educating for time and eternity!
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: 7-121610 Main St
    Crete, IL 60417
    (708)672-3262

  • Rank: #16-3116.- 31.
    Kankakee Trinity Academy
    (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: PK-121580 Butterfield Trail
    Kankakee, IL 60901
    (815)935-8080

  • Rank: #16-3116.- 31.
    Kemmerer Village School
    Special Education School (African Methodist Episcopal)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: 7-12941 N 2500 East Rd
    Assumption, IL 62510
    (217)226-2139

  • Rank: #16-3116.- 31.
    Lake County Baptist School
    Lake County Baptist School Photo
    (Baptist)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: PK-121550 W Yorkhouse Road
    Waukegan, IL 60087
    (847)623-7600

  • Rank: #16-3116.- 31.
    Lake View Academy
    Alternative School (Presbyterian)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: 10-12716 W Addison St
    Chicago, IL 60613
    (773)281-3065

  • Rank: #16-3116.- 31.
    Mother Mcauley Liberal Arts High School
    Mother Mcauley Liberal Arts High School Photo
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: 9-123737 W 99th Street
    Chicago, IL 60655
    (773)881-6500

  • Rank: #16-3116.- 31.
    Rockford Lutheran School - Jr/sr High School
    Rockford Lutheran School - Jr/sr High School Photo - Junior High Orchestra
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: 6-123411 N Alpine Road
    Rockford, IL 61114
    (815)877-9551

  • Rank: #16-3116.- 31.
    Rosary High School
    Rosary High School Photo - Rosary High School is a Catholic, college-preparatory high school for young women located at 901 N. Edgelawn Drive in Aurora, and sponsored by the Dominican Sisters of Springfield, Illinois. At Rosary, we empower young women to achieve their greatest potential. For more information about Rosary High School, please visit www.rosaryhs.com.
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: 9-12901 N Edgelawn Dr
    Aurora, IL 60506
    (630)896-0831

  • Rank: #16-3116.- 31.
    Roycemore School
    Roycemore School Photo
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: PK-121200 Davis Street
    Evanston, IL 60201
    (847)866-6055

  • Rank: #16-3116.- 31.
    Tri-state Christian School
    (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: PK-1211084 W Us Highway 20
    Galena, IL 61036
    (815)777-3800

  • Rank: #16-3116.- 31.Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: NS-121218 West Freeman St.
    Carbondale, IL 62901
    (618)529-3733

  • Rank: #16-3116.- 31.
    Trinity Oaks Christian Academy
    Trinity Oaks Christian Academy Photo - Trinity Oaks Christian Academy moves to a new school home!
    (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: PK-12233 Trinity Oaks Way
    Cary, IL 60013
    (847)462-5971

  • Rank: #3232.
    Rochelle Zell Jewish High School
    Rochelle Zell Jewish High School Photo - Check us out on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter
    (Jewish)
    Acceptance Rate: 91%
    Grades: 9-121095 Lake Cook Road
    Deerfield, IL 60015
    (847)470-6700

  • Rank: #3333.
    Quad Cities Christian School
    (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 92%
    Grades: 7-124000 11th Street
    Moline, IL 61265
    (309)762-3800

  • Rank: #34-4134.- 41.
    Alpine Christian School
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Acceptance Rate: 95%
    Grades: K-9325 North Alpine Road
    Rockford, IL 61107
    (815)399-0880

  • Rank: #34-4134.- 41.
    Decatur Christian High School
    (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 95%
    Grades: PK-12137 S. Grant St.
    Forsyth, IL 62535
    (217)877-5636

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