Most Selective Private High Schools in Illinois

The average private high school acceptance rate in Illinois is 87% per year (2022-23).
The most selective school in Illinois is L'Abris Academy, with an acceptance rate of 30%.
Acceptance Rate Range: 30% 95% Avg. Acceptance Rate: 80%

Most Selective Private High Schools in Illinois (2022-23)

School
Acceptance Rate
Grades
Location
Rank: #11.
L'Abris Academy
(Christian)
Acceptance Rate: 30%
Grades: K-12
221 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
(1)
Acceptance Rate: 32%
Grades: 7-12
906 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: 9-12
2189 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
(2)
Acceptance Rate: 50%
Grades: K-12
1929 W. Wilson Avenue
Chicago, IL 60640
(773) 665-0066
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Notre Dame De La Salette Boys Academy
All-boys (Catholic)
(1)
Acceptance Rate: 50%
Grades: 8-12
5065 Olivet Road
Georgetown, IL 61846
(217) 662-2127
Rank: #66.
Islamic Foundation School
Special Program Emphasis (Islamic)
(4)
Acceptance Rate: 60%
Grades: NS-12
300 W Highridge Rd
Villa Park, IL 60181
(630) 941-8800
Rank: #77.
Acceptance Rate: 75%
Grades: PK-12
656 N. Bridgeport Terrace
Lake Villa, IL 60046
(224) 444-8375
Rank: #8 - 98. - 9.
Holy Trinity High School
Holy Trinity High School Photo
(Catholic)
(13)
Acceptance Rate: 76%
Grades: 9-12
1443 W Division Street
Chicago, IL 60642
(773) 278-4212
Rank: #8 - 98. - 9.
Loyola Academy
(Catholic)
(1)
Acceptance Rate: 76%
Grades: 9-12
1100 Laramie Ave
Wilmette, IL 60091
(847) 256-1100
Rank: #1010.
Acceptance Rate: 79%
Grades: PK-12
1362 E 59th Street
Chicago, IL 60637
(773) 834-1638
Rank: #11 - 1311. - 13.
Clapham School
Clapham School Photo
(Christian)
Acceptance Rate: 80%
Grades: PK-12
335 East Seminary Ave
Wheaton, IL 60187
(630) 547-5125
Rank: #11 - 1311. - 13.
Dr Pedro Albizu Campos Puerto Rican High School
Dr Pedro Albizu Campos Puerto Rican High School Photo
Alternative School
Acceptance Rate: 80%
Grades: 10-12
2739-41 W. Division Street
Chicago, IL 60622
(773) 342-8022
Rank: #11 - 1311. - 13.
Morgan Park Academy
Morgan Park Academy Photo
Acceptance Rate: 80%
Grades: PK-12
2153 W 111th St
Chicago, IL 60643
(773) 881-6700
Rank: #1414.
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)
(6)
Acceptance Rate: 84%
Grades: PK-12
315 Waukegan Road
Winnetka, IL 60093
(847) 446-5252
Rank: #15 - 1615. - 16.
St. Bede Academy
St. Bede Academy Photo
(Catholic)
Acceptance Rate: 85%
Grades: 9-12
24 W Us Highway 6
Peru, IL 61354
(815) 223-3140
Rank: #15 - 1615. - 16.
Universal School
Universal School Photo
(Islamic)
Acceptance Rate: 85%
Grades: PK-12
7350 W 93rd St
Bridgeview, IL 60455
(708) 599-4100
Rank: #17 - 3117. - 31.
Covenant Classical School
Covenant Classical School Photo - Foedus Nobis Oportet - The Covenant Binds Us
(Christian)
(4)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: K-12
1852 W 95th Street
Naperville, IL 60564
(630) 983-7500
Rank: #17 - 3117. - 31.
Daystar Academy
Daystar Academy Photo
(Christian)
(1)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: PK-12
1550 S State St
Chicago, IL 60605
(312) 791-0001
Rank: #17 - 3117. - 31.
Esperanza Therapeutic School
Esperanza Therapeutic School Photo - Esperanza School
Special Education School
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: 1-12
520 N Marshfield Ave
Chicago, IL 60622
(312) 243-6097
Rank: #17 - 3117. - 31.
Governor French Academy
Governor French Academy Photo - WYSE Academic Challenge Team 2014
(2)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: PK-12
219 West Main Street
Belleville, IL 62220
(618) 233-7542
Rank: #17 - 3117. - 31.
Illinois Lutheran High School
Illinois Lutheran High School Photo - Educating for time and eternity!
(Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: 7-12
1610 Main St
Crete, IL 60417
(708) 672-3262
Rank: #17 - 3117. - 31.
Kankakee Trinity Academy
(Christian)
(2)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: PK-12
1580 Butterfield Trail
Kankakee, IL 60901
(815) 935-8080
Rank: #17 - 3117. - 31.
Kemmerer Village School
Special Education School (African Methodist Episcopal)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: 7-12
941 N 2500 East Rd
Assumption, IL 62510
(217) 226-2139
Rank: #17 - 3117. - 31.
Lake County Baptist School
Lake County Baptist School Photo
(Baptist)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: PK-12
1550 W Yorkhouse Road
Waukegan, IL 60087
(847) 623-7600
Rank: #17 - 3117. - 31.
Mother Mcauley Liberal Arts High School
Mother Mcauley Liberal Arts High School Photo
All-girls (Catholic)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: 9-12
3737 W 99th Street
Chicago, IL 60655
(773) 881-6500
Rank: #17 - 3117. - 31.
Rockford Lutheran Jr/Sr High School
Rockford Lutheran Jr/Sr High School Photo - Junior High Orchestra
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
(2)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: 6-12
3411 N Alpine Rd
Rockford, IL 61114
(815) 877-9551
Rank: #17 - 3117. - 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 (Catholic)
(1)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: 9-12
901 N Edgelawn Dr
Aurora, IL 60506
(630) 896-0831
Rank: #17 - 3117. - 31.
Roycemore School
Roycemore School Photo
(15)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: PK-12
1200 Davis Street
Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 866-6055
Rank: #17 - 3117. - 31.
Tri-state Christian School
(Christian)
(1)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: PK-12
11084 W Us Highway 20
Galena, IL 61036
(815) 777-3800
Rank: #17 - 3117. - 31.
Trinity Christian School of Carbondale
Trinity Christian School of Carbondale Photo - This year's school dance, the Moonlight Masquerade.
(Christian)
(2)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: NS-12
1218 West Freeman St.
Carbondale, IL 62901
(618) 529-3733
Rank: #17 - 3117. - 31.
Trinity Oaks Christian Academy
Trinity Oaks Christian Academy Photo - Trinity Oaks Christian Academy moves to a new school home!
(Christian)
(5)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: PK-12
233 Trinity Oaks Way
Cary, IL 60013
(847) 462-5971
Rank: #3232.
Rochelle Zell Jewish High School
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(Jewish)
Acceptance Rate: 91%
Grades: 9-12
1095 Lake Cook Road
Deerfield, IL 60015
(847) 470-6700
Rank: #3333.
Quad Cities Christian School
(Christian)
Acceptance Rate: 92%
Grades: 7-12
4000 11th Street
Moline, IL 61265
(309) 762-3800
Rank: #34 - 4034. - 40.
Alpine Christian School
(Seventh Day Adventist)
Acceptance Rate: 95%
Grades: K-9
325 North Alpine Road
Rockford, IL 61107
(815) 399-0880
Rank: #34 - 4034. - 40.
Decatur Christian High School
(Christian)
Acceptance Rate: 95%
Grades: PK-12
137 S. Grant St.
Forsyth, IL 62535
(217) 877-5636
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