Top Illinois Blue Ribbon Private Schools

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 83 top blue ribbon private schools in Illinois, serving 34,013 students.
  • These schools have been recognized by the Department of Education for achieving superior standards of academic excellence.

Top Illinois Blue Ribbon Private Schools (2020)

  • School Location Students Year
  • 6216 N. Glenwood
    Chicago, IL 60660
    (773)743-6277

    550 students
    Year: 2013
  • St Bede Elementary School
    St Bede Elementary School Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    36399 N Wilson Rd
    Ingleside, IL 60041
    (847)587-5541

    159 students
    Year: 2018
  • 1N350 Taylor Drive
    Winfield, IL 60190
    (630)668-1385

    494 students
    Year: 2017
  • 9245 Lawndale Ave
    Evanston, IL 60203
    (847)972-1003

    189 students
    Year: 2013
  • 1439 W Wellington Ave
    Chicago, IL 60657
    (773)348-4629

    493 students
    Year: 2019
  • 601 Van Buren St
    Oak Park, IL 60304
    (708)386-7282

    460 students
    Year: 2007
  • Beacon Academy
    Beacon Academy Photo
    Montessori School
    1574 Sherman Avenue
    Evanston, IL 60201
    (224)999-1177

    213 students
    Year: n/a
  • 9250 W 167th St
    Tinley Park, IL 60487
    (708)403-6525

    545 students
    Year: 2018
  • 1 Carmel Pkwy
    Mundelein, IL 60060
    (847)566-3000

    1107 students
    Year: 2007
  • 1201 Airport Rd
    Bloomington, IL 61704
    (309)661-7000

    320 students
    Year: 2017
  • 315 Waukegan Rd
    Winnetka, IL 60093
    (847)446-5252

    406 students
    Year: 2003
  • De La Salle Institute
    De La Salle Institute Photo - De La Salle Institute
    (Roman Catholic)
    3434 S Michigan Ave
    Chicago, IL 60616
    (312)842-7355

    915 students
    Year: n/a
  • Epiphany Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    1002 E College Avenue
    Normal, IL 61761
    (309)452-3268

    374 students
    Year: 2011
  • 3210 Dundee Road
    Northbrook, IL 60062
    (847)498-2100

    172 students
    Year: 2016
  • 4930 S Cottage Grove Ave
    Chicago, IL 60615
    (773)285-8400

    32 students
    Year: n/a
  • 3901 N Mattis Ave
    Champaign, IL 61822
    (217)352-7210

    307 students
    Year: 2014
  • 2515 Palatine Rd
    Palatine, IL 60067
    (847)907-3461

    524 students
    Year: 2017
  • 1101 Douglas Ave
    Flossmoor, IL 60422
    (708)799-5200

    264 students
    Year: 2004
  • Josephinum Academy of the Sacred Heart
    Josephinum Academy of the Sacred Heart Photo - Library
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    1501 North Oakley Boulevard
    Chicago, IL 60622
    (773)276-1261

    200 students
    Year: n/a
  • Kathleen Walsh
    Kathleen Walsh Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    6959 N Hiawatha Avenue
    Chicago, IL 60646
    (773)763-7577

    364 students
    Year: 2012
  • 700 Ashland Ave
    Chicago Heights, IL 60411
    (708)755-7565

    947 students
    Year: 1995
  • 1352 S. Cumberland Avenue
    Park Ridge, IL 60068
    (847)825-2500

    545 students
    Year: 2011
  • Montessori School of Lemont
    Montessori School of Lemont Photo
    Montessori School
    16427 135th St
    Lemont, IL 60439
    (815)834-0607

    149 students
    Year: n/a
  • Old St. Mary's School
    (Roman Catholic)
    1474 S Michigan Avenue
    Chicago, IL 60605
    (312)386-1560

    361 students
    Year: 2019
  • 720 W. Belmont Avenue
    Chicago, IL 60657
    (773)525-8779

    290 students
    Year: 2013, 2019
  • Our Lady Of The Wayside School
    Special Program Emphasis (Roman Catholic)
    432 S Mitchell Avenue
    Arlington Heights, IL 60005
    (847)255-0050

    397 students
    Year: 2015
  • 3506 N California Avenue
    Peoria, IL 61603
    (309)686-4500

    585 students
    Year: 2018
  • Pope John XXIII School
    Pope John XXIII School Photo - Principal Gail Hulse with Pope John XXIII School students
    (Roman Catholic)
    1120 Washington St
    Evanston, IL 60202
    (847)475-5678

    247 students
    Year: 2008
  • Prince Of Peace School
    (Roman Catholic)
    135 S Milwaukee Ave
    Lake Villa, IL 60046
    (847)356-6111

    270 students
    Year: 2014
  • 4000 11th Street
    Moline, IL 61265
    (309)762-3800

    124 students
    Year: 2013
  • Queen Of All Saints
    (Roman Catholic)
    6230 N Lemont Ave
    Chicago, IL 60646
    (773)736-0567

    649 students
    Year: 2018
  • 4520 N Western Ave
    Chicago, IL 60625
    (773)761-4211

    482 students
    Year: 2013
  • 690 W Elk Grove Blvd
    Elk Grove Village, IL 60007
    (847)437-3322

    322 students
    Year: 2011
  • Regina Dominican High School
    Regina Dominican High School Photo
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    701 Locust Road
    Wilmette, IL 60091
    (847)256-7660

    281 students
    Year: 2017, 2018
  • Sacred Heart School
    Sacred Heart School Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    1095 Gage Street
    Winnetka, IL 60093
    (847)446-0005

    203 students
    Year: 2018
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