Top Chicago Private Schools

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  • For the 2020-21 school year, there are 416 top private schools in Chicago, Illinois, serving 74,985 students.
  • The average private school tuition is $8,402 for elementary schools and $16,895 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
  • The average acceptance rate is 87% (view national acceptance rates).
  • Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body, and the student:teacher ratio is 12:1.
  • 53% of schools are religiously affiliated (most commonly Roman Catholic and Christian).

Top Chicago, IL Private Schools (2020-21)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • 6020 S. Laflin
    Chicago, IL 60636
    (773) 776-3316

    Grades: PK-8 | 151 students
  • Brickton Montessori School
    Brickton Montessori School Photo - Hands. On.When you can touch it, even complicated ideas becomes manageable. Montessori materials stimulate all our senses. With multiple ways of connecting to a single concept, every child can find a path to successful learning.
    Montessori School
    8622 W Catalpa Ave
    Chicago, IL 60656
    (773) 714-0646

    Grades: NS-8 | 167 students
  • 541 W Hawthorne Pl
    Chicago, IL 60657
    (773) 327-0900

    Grades: PK-8 | n/a students
  • 900 N Franklin St Ste 104
    Chicago, IL 60610
    (312) 944-5600

    Grades: PK-8 | 91 students
  • 9 West Washington St, Fourth Floor
    Chicago, IL 60602
    (312) 643-0991

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a students
  • Holy Family School
    Holy Family School Photo - Middle School Robotics Team
    (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    3415 W. Arthington
    Chicago, IL 60624
    (773) 265-0550

    Grades: PK-8 | 320 students
  • Holy Trinity High School
    Holy Trinity High School Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    1443 W Division Street
    Chicago, IL 60642
    (773) 278-4212

    Grades: 9-12 | 348 students
  • 6216 N. Glenwood
    Chicago, IL 60660
    (773) 743-6277

    Grades: NS-8 | 550 students
  • 4325 S Richmond St
    Chicago, IL 60632
    (773) 523-6161

    Grades: PK-8 | 241 students
  • Sacred Heart Schools
    Sacred Heart Schools Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    6250 N Sheridan Road
    Chicago, IL 60660
    (773) 262-4446

    Grades: PK-8 | 718 students
  • St Bede The Venerable
    St Bede The Venerable Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    4440 W 83rd St
    Chicago, IL 60652
    (773) 884-2020

    Grades: PK-8 | 364 students
  • A Whizz Kids Preschool Inc
    Daycare / Preschool
    2600 E 83rd St,
    Chicago, IL 60617
    (773) 768-0880

    Grades: PK-K | 82 students
  • 2600 E 83rd St
    Chicago, IL 60617
    (773) 768-0880

    Grades: K | 17 students
  • A-karrasel
    Daycare / Preschool
    3030 N Kedzien
    Chicago, IL 60618
    (773) 463-6151

    Grades: PK-K | 30 students
  • A-karrasel Enterprises, Inc.
    Daycare / Preschool
    5504 W. Fullerton
    Chicago, IL 60639
    (773) 637-1022

    Grades: NS-PK | 64 students
  • Abc Academy
    Daycare / Preschool
    2714 W Pratt Blvd
    Chicago, IL 60645
    (773) 338-1033

    Grades: PK-K | 46 students
  • 4651 W. Madison
    Chicago, IL 60644
    (773) 921-1315

    Grades: 10-12 | 176 students
  • Ada S Mckinley School South Care
    Special Education School
    11400 S. Edbrooke
    Chicago, IL 60628
    (773) 785-3500

    Grades: 9-12 | 31 students
  • Adler Schools
    Daycare / Preschool
    2239 W. Lawrence Avenue
    Chicago, IL 60625
    (773) 728-1200

    Grades: NS | 22 students
  • 5235 S Cornell Ave
    Chicago, IL 60615
    (773) 493-8880

    Grades: PK-8 | 250 students
  • Albany Child Care Center
    Albany Child Care Center Photo
    Daycare / Preschool
    5954 S Albany Avenue
    Chicago, IL 60629
    (773) 737-7810

    Grades: NS-PK | 62 students
  • All Aboard Learning Express
    Daycare / Preschool
    4008 W Rosemont Ave
    Chicago, IL 60646
    (773) 202-0554

    Grades: PK-K | 106 students
  • All Day Montessori
    Montessori School
    1819 W 99th St
    Chicago, IL 60643
    (773) 239-8248

    Grades: PK-K | 96 students
  • 1439 W Wellington Ave
    Chicago, IL 60657
    (773) 892-1397

    Grades: NS-8 | 493 students
  • Altus Academy
    Altus Academy Photo - Coach Conor working with the 1st-3rd grade students in Chess Class. Altus Academy is a big proponent of project-based learning.
    (Roman Catholic)
    751 S Sacramento Blvd
    Chicago, IL 60612
    (312) 374-3148

    Grades: 1-8 | 49 students
  • Ami Kids Infinity Chicago
    Special Education School
    10211 S Crandon Ave
    Chicago, IL 60617
    (773) 582-8820

    Grades: 9-12 | 20 students
  • Ancona School
    Ancona School Photo - In a community of cultural and economic diversity, Ancona's progressive, social justice curriculum rooted in the Montessori tradition educations students to become creative problem solvers, confident risk takers, and life-long learners.
    Montessori School
    4770 S Dorchester Ave
    Chicago, IL 60615
    (773) 924-2356

    Grades: PK-8 | 237 students
  • Annunciata School
    (Roman Catholic)
    3750 E 112th St
    Chicago, IL 60617
    (773) 375-5711

    Grades: PK-8 | 151 students
  • Antonia Pantoja High School
    Alternative School
    3121 N Pulaski Rd
    Chicago, IL 60641
    (773) 252-0970

    Grades: 10-12 | 146 students
  • Apple Tree Learning Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    1733 W Irving Park Rd
    Chicago, IL 60613
    (773) 665-4405

    Grades: K | 18 students
  • Archways To Education
    Daycare / Preschool
    2530 E State Street
    Chicago, IL 60633
    (708) 868-6400

    Grades: NS-PK | 15 students
  • Ashburn Lutheran School
    (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    3345 W 83rd St
    Chicago, IL 60652
    (773) 737-2156

    Grades: NS-8 | 131 students
  • 5352 W Chicago Ave
    Chicago, IL 60651
    (773) 626-6988

    Grades: 10-12 | 146 students
  • Bais Yaakov High School
    All-girls (Jewish)
    5800 N. Kimball Ave.
    Chicago, IL 60659
    (773) 267-1494

    Grades: 9-12 | 197 students
  • Banner Therapeutic Day School
    Special Education School
    9538 S Harvard Ave
    Chicago, IL 60628
    (773) 568-8115

    Grades: 7-12 | 68 students
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