Top 5 Best Evanston Private Schools (2023)

For the 2023 school year, there are 12 private schools serving 1,588 students in Evanston, IL (there are 19 public schools, serving 10,722 public students). 13% of all K-12 students in Evanston, IL are educated in private schools (compared to the IL state average of 12%).
The best top ranked private schools in Evanston, IL include Roycemore School, Beacon Academy and St. Athanasius Elementary School.
The average acceptance rate is 93%, which is higher than the Illinois private school average acceptance rate of 91%.
33% of private schools in Evanston, IL are religiously affiliated (most commonly Catholic and Christian).

Top Ranked Evanston Private Schools (2023)

School
Location
Grades
Students
Roycemore School
Roycemore School Photo
(15)
1200 Davis Street
Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 866-6055
Grades: PK-12
| 230 students
Fusion Academy Evanston
Fusion Academy Evanston Photo - Each Fusion campus has a state-of-the-art music studio with professional-grade tools. Students can explore instruments, vocals, songwriting, DJ performing arts, and more.
Alternative School
847 Chicago Avenue, Suite 200
Evanston, IL 60202
(847) 868-8693
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students
The Barbereux School
Daycare / Preschool
3333 Culver St
Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 864-3215
Grades: PK-1
| 53 students
Beacon Academy
Beacon Academy Photo
Montessori School
1574 Sherman Avenue
Evanston, IL 60201
(224) 999-1177
Grades: 9-12
| 217 students
Chiaravalle Montessori School
Chiaravalle Montessori School Photo - Early Childhood students cultivate herbs and vegetables in the Learning Garden. Chiaravalle was honored to be recognized as a 2017 U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon School for its commitment to environmental education and energy efficiency.
Montessori School
425 Dempster St
Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 864-2190
Grades: PK-8
| 329 students
St. Athanasius Elementary School
St. Athanasius Elementary School Photo - Love, Learn and Lead together at Saint Athanasius.
(Catholic)
(1)
2510 Ashland Ave
Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 864-2650
Grades: PK-8
| 223 students
The Academy at St. Joan of Arc
The Academy at St. Joan of Arc Photo
(Catholic)
9245 Lawndale Ave
Evanston, IL 60203
(847) 972-1003
Grades: NS-8
| 250 students
Evanston KinderCare
Evanston KinderCare Photo - Evanston KinderCare
Daycare / Preschool
2014 Dempster St
Evanston, IL 60202
(847) 869-3456
Grades: NS-PK
| n/a students
Guidepost Montessori at Evanston
Montessori School
1012 Davis Street
Evanston, IL 60201
(949) 534-4817
Grades: NS-5
| n/a students
Kingsway Preparatory School
(Christian)
2010 Dewey Ave
Evanston, IL 60201
(224) 208-8282
Grades: PK-5
| 21 students
Midwest Montessori School
Montessori School
(1)
926 Noyes St
Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 328-6630
Grades: PK-1
| 25 students
Pope John Xxiii School
Pope John Xxiii School Photo - Principal Gail Hulse with Pope John XXIII School students
(Catholic)
(6)
1120 Washington St
Evanston, IL 60202
(847) 475-5678
Grades: PK-8
| 240 students

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