Top Illinois Alternative Private Schools

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  • For the 2020-21 school year, there are 79 top alternative private schools in Illinois serving 8,860 students.
  • Alternative schools typically provides a nontraditional education curriculum and falls outside the categories of regular, special education, or vocational education.

Top Illinois Alternative Private Schools (2020-21)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Academic Mastery Academy
    Alternative School
    16341 S Park Ave
    South Holland, IL 60473
    (708) 566-1600

    Grades: 1 | 2 students
  • 4651 W. Madison
    Chicago, IL 60644
    (773) 921-1315

    Grades: 10-12 | 176 students
  • 14418 S Mckinley Ave
    Posen, IL 60469
    (708) 206-0000

    Grades: 1-8 | 49 students
  • Angel Town/a Karrasel Private School
    Alternative School (Roman Catholic)
    1920 E Touhy Ave
    Des Plaines, IL 60018
    (847) 827-8203

    Grades: PK-1 | 84 students
  • Antonia Pantoja High School
    Alternative School
    3121 N Pulaski Rd
    Chicago, IL 60641
    (773) 252-0970

    Grades: 10-12 | 146 students
  • Atonement Christian Day School
    Alternative School (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    909 E Main St
    Barrington, IL 60010
    (847) 382-6360

    Grades: PK-K | 172 students
  • Aurora Education Center
    Alternative School
    191 Poplar Pl
    North Aurora, IL 60542
    (630) 897-7231

    Grades: K-12 | 146 students
  • 5352 W Chicago Ave
    Chicago, IL 60651
    (773) 626-6988

    Grades: 10-12 | 146 students
  • Baker Demonstration School
    Baker Demonstration School Photo - Think more deeply. Baker classrooms are alive with inquiry, investigation and ideas, and these ideas, often imagined into being by students like your sons and daughters, enrich and sometimes even spontaneously direct the focus of a class in unexpected ways, ultimately empowering students to think more deeply about their world.
    Alternative School
    201 Sheridan Road
    Wilmette, IL 60091
    (847) 425-5800

    Grades: PK-8 | 269 students
  • The Barbereux School
    Alternative School
    3333 Culver St
    Evanston, IL 60201
    (847) 864-3215

    Grades: PK-1 | 53 students
  • Bethlehem Lutheran Child Development Center
    Alternative School (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    340 Grand Blvd
    Elgin, IL 60120
    (847) 741-7743

    Grades: PK-K | 34 students
  • Bobbie Noonans Child Care
    Alternative School
    10155 S Roberts Rd
    Palos Hills, IL 60465
    (708) 599-0101

    Grades: PK-K | 112 students
  • 947 E Division St
    Lockport, IL 60441
    (815) 838-2855

    Grades: PK-K | 88 students
  • 165 Lakeview Pkwy
    Vernon Hills, IL 60061
    (847) 465-3431

    Grades: PK-K | 145 students
  • 309 North Cicero Avenue
    Chicago, IL 60644
    (773) 921-4357

    Grades: PK-K | 21 students
  • Chesterbrook Academy
    Alternative School
    2001 S Oak St Ste A
    Champaign, IL 61820
    (217) 344-4863

    Grades: PK-K | 186 students
  • Chicago Free School
    Alternative School
    1100 E Hyde Park Blvd
    Chicago, IL 60615
    (312) 392-0204

    Grades: PK-8 | 65 students
  • The Children's School
    The Children's School Photo - KINDERGARTEN: Our play-based environment, with its carefully-planned daily routines and wide variety of learning experiences, allows Kindergarten children the space and time to work on social-emotional developmental tasks. Academic learning takes place in a non-pressured way within the context of this caring, nurturing community of learners.
    Alternative School
    200 S. Oak Park Avenue
    Oak Park, IL 60302
    (708) 484-8033

    Grades: K-8 | 106 students
  • 1231 S Pulaski Rd
    Chicago, IL 60623
    (773) 762-2272

    Grades: 10-12 | 177 students
  • Creme De La Creme Glenview
    Alternative School
    2401 Patriot Blvd
    Glenview, IL 60026
    (847) 729-7420

    Grades: PK-K | 167 students
  • 1919 Sherman Ave
    North Chicago, IL 60064
    (847) 473-4898

    Grades: 10-12 | 56 students
  • 2739-41 W. Division Street
    Chicago, IL 60622
    (773) 342-8022

    Grades: 10-12 | 165 students
  • 17300 Ozark Ave
    Tinley Park, IL 60477
    (708) 802-9050

    Grades: 1-12 | 89 students
  • Farm And Nature Discovery School
    Alternative School (Christian)
    12700 Sw Hwy
    Palos Park, IL 60464
    (708) 361-8933

    Grades: PK-1 | 162 students
  • Fields Lab Academy
    Alternative School
    408 South McArthur Street
    Macomb, IL 61455
    (773) 425-8685

    Grades: 12 | 21 students
  • First School
    Alternative School
    1403 E Oak St
    Mahomet, IL 61853
    (217) 893-0313

    Grades: PK-K | 165 students
  • Foundations 4 Advancement
    Alternative School (Christian)
    32 E 34th St
    Steger, IL 60475
    (708) 248-5926

    Grades: PK-1 | 20 students
  • Full Gospel Christian Academy
    Alternative School (Christian)
    3451 W. 175th St.
    Hazel Crest, IL 60429
    (708) 922-1229

    Grades: NS-5 | 81 students
  • Fusion Academy Evanston
    Alternative School
    847 Chicago Avenue, Suite 200
    Evanston, IL 60202
    (847) 868-8693

    Grades: 6-12 | n/a students
  • Fusion Academy Lake Forest
    Fusion Academy Lake Forest Photo - Our Social Homework Cafe. All homework is completed on campus and never supposed to go home! We teach students to get the work done when it is assigned and turn it in immediately. Parents no longer worry about work completion.
    Alternative School
    840 S. Waukegan Road, Suite 224
    Lake Forest, IL 60045
    (847) 295-4039

    Grades: 6-12 | 67 students
  • 3835 Willow Rd
    Northbrook, IL 60062
    (847) 564-3022

    Grades: K | 5 students
  • The Goddard School
    The Goddard School Photo
    Alternative School
    1928 Springbrook Square Drive
    Naperville, IL 60564
    (630) 355-7199

    Grades: PK-K | 119 students
  • 1155 S Amarias Dr
    Round Lake, IL 60073
    (847) 201-1880

    Grades: PK-K | 55 students
  • Heritage Preparatory Academy
    Alternative School (Christian)
    202 West Green St.
    Roberts, IL 60962
    (217) 249-2282

    Grades: 6-12 | 16 students
  • Hines Child Care Center
    Alternative School
    Hines Va Hospital Bldg 1sec A
    Hines, IL 60141
    (708) 202-7115

    Grades: PK-K | 22 students
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