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For the 2021 school year, there are 18 top blue ribbon private high schools in Illinois, serving 7,956 students.
These schools have been recognized by the Department of Education for achieving superior standards of academic excellence.

Top Illinois Blue Ribbon Private High Schools (2021)

  • School Location Students Year
  • Beacon Academy
    Beacon Academy Photo
    Montessori School
    1574 Sherman Avenue
    Evanston, IL 60201
    (224) 999-1177

    217 students
    Year: n/a
  • 1 Carmel Pkwy
    Mundelein, IL 60060
    (847) 566-3000

    1,107 students
    Year: 2007
  • 1201 Airport Rd
    Bloomington, IL 61704
    (309) 661-7000

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

    405 students
    Year: 2003
  • 3434 S Michigan Ave
    Chicago, IL 60616
    (312) 842-7355

    905 students
    Year: n/a
  • Hales Franciscan High School
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    4930 S Cottage Grove Ave
    Chicago, IL 60615
    (773) 285-8400

    9 students
    Year: n/a
  • 3901 N Mattis Ave
    Champaign, IL 61822
    (217) 352-7201

    269 students
    Year: 2014
  • 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

    188 students
    Year: n/a
  • 1550 W Yorkhouse Road
    Waukegan, IL 60087
    (847) 623-7600

    145 students
    Year: n/a
  • 700 Ashland Ave
    Chicago Heights, IL 60411
    (708) 755-7565

    883 students
    Year: 1995
  • 3506 N California Avenue
    Peoria, IL 61603
    (309) 686-4500

    585 students
    Year: 2018
  • 4000 11th Street
    Moline, IL 61265
    (309) 762-3800

    93 students
    Year: 2013
  • 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
  • 700 W 55th St
    La Grange, IL 60525
    (708) 352-4820

    452 students
    Year: 2014
  • St. Viator High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    1213 E Oakton St
    Arlington Heights, IL 60004
    (847) 392-4050

    928 students
    Year: 2008, 2014
  • 1061 S Prospect Ave
    Elmhurst, IL 60126
    (630) 833-4616

    355 students
    Year: 2019
  • Wheaton Academy
    Wheaton Academy Photo
    Alternative School (Christian)
    900 Prince Crossing Rd
    West Chicago, IL 60185
    (630) 562-7500

    660 students
    Year: 2019
  • Woodlands Academy Of The Sacred Heart
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    760 E Westleigh Rd
    Lake Forest, IL 60045
    (847) 234-4300

    145 students
    Year: 2020
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