Best Illinois Private Schools Belonging To Independent Schools Association of the Central States (ISACS) (2021)

For the 2021 school year, there are 31 private schools belonging to independent schools association of the central states (isacs) serving 9,254 students in Illinois. You can also find more schools membership associations in Illinois.
The best top ranked belonging to independent schools association of the central states (isacs) private schools in Illinois include Quest Academy, Sacred Heart Schools and Avery Coonley School.
The average tuition cost is $24,114, which is higher than the Illinois private school average tuition cost of $8,273.
16% of private schools belonging to independent schools association of the central states (isacs) in Illinois are religiously affiliated (most commonly Roman Catholic and Jewish).

Top Ranked Private Schools Belonging To Independent Schools Association of the Central States (ISACS) in Illinois (2021)

School
Location
Grades
Students
Avery Coonley School
Avery Coonley School Photo - #seahorsepride
Special Program Emphasis
(5)
1400 Maple Avenue
Downers Grove, IL 60515
(630) 969-0800
Grades: PK-8
| 338 students
Chicago City Day School
Chicago City Day School Photo
(4)
541 W Hawthorne Pl
Chicago, IL 60657
(773) 327-0900
Grades: PK-8
| n/a students
Quest Academy
Quest Academy Photo - Home of the Knights!
Special Program Emphasis
(1)
500 N Benton St
Palatine, IL 60067
(847) 202-8035
Grades: PK-8
| 255 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
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
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
(6)
201 Sheridan Road
Wilmette, IL 60091
(847) 425-5800
Grades: PK-8
| 269 students
Beacon Academy
Beacon Academy Photo
Montessori School
1574 Sherman Avenue
Evanston, IL 60201
(224) 999-1177
Grades: 9-12
| 217 students
Catherine Cook School
Catherine Cook School Photo
(1)
226 W Schiller St
Chicago, IL 60610
(312) 266-3381
Grades: NS-8
| 573 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
| 400 students
Countryside School
Special Program Emphasis
4301 W Kirby Avenue
Champaign, IL 61822
(217) 355-1253
Grades: K-8
| 153 students
Elgin Academy
Elgin Academy Photo - "Old Main" building of Elgin Academy Old Main is the academy's original building. Today, it is primarily used as the museum for the Elgin Area Historical Society. One room still serves as a regular school classroom for the school.
(9)
350 Park St
Elgin, IL 60120
(847) 695-0303
Grades: NS-12
| 337 students
Frances Xavier Warde School
Frances Xavier Warde School Photo
(Roman Catholic)
751 N State St
Chicago, IL 60654
(312) 466-0700
Grades: PK-8
| 993 students
Hyde Park Day School - Chicago campus
Hyde Park Day School - Chicago campus Photo - HPDS creates a safe and nurturing environment designed to foster self-esteem, self-confidence, and a positive attitude toward learning.
Special Education School
6254 S. Ellis
Chicago, IL 60637
(773) 420-2550
Grades: 1-8
| 66 students
Hyde Park Day School - Northfield campus
Hyde Park Day School - Northfield campus Photo - HPDS creates a safe and nurturing environment designed to foster self-esteem, self-confidence, and a positive attitude toward learning.
Special Education School
1980 Old Willow Rd
Winnetka, IL 60093
(847) 446-7025
Grades: 1-8
| 58 students
145 S. Green Bay Road
Lake Forest, IL 60045
(847) 234-2350
Grades: NS-8
| 380 students
Lycee Francais De Chicago
Lycee Francais De Chicago Photo - Our beautiful new outdoor spaces put big smiles on our students' faces!
Special Program Emphasis
(2)
1929 W. Wilson Avenue
Chicago, IL 60640
(773) 665-0066
Grades: K-12
| 772 students
Near North Montessori
Near North Montessori Photo - Near North Montessori School
Montessori School
1434 W Division Street
Chicago, IL 60642
(773) 384-1434
Grades: NS-8
| 579 students
310 Green Bay Rd
Winnetka, IL 60093
(847) 446-0674
Grades: PK-12
| 541 students
Rochelle Zell Jewish High School
Rochelle Zell Jewish High School Photo - Check us out on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter
(Jewish)
1095 Lake Cook Road
Deerfield, IL 60015
(847) 470-6700
Grades: 9-12
| 189 students
Rogers Park Montessori School
Rogers Park Montessori School Photo
Montessori School
(1)
1800 W Balmoral Ave
Chicago, IL 60640
(773) 271-1700
Grades: PK-8
| 433 students
Roycemore School
Roycemore School Photo
(11)
1200 Davis Street
Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 866-6055
Grades: PK-12
| 230 students
Science & Arts Academy
Science & Arts Academy Photo - P.E. class at Science & Arts Academy
Special Program Emphasis
(4)
1825 Miner St
Des Plaines, IL 60016
(847) 827-7880
Grades: NS-8
| 259 students
Wolcott School
Wolcott School Photo - Wolcott School
(1)
524 N. Wolcott Ave.
Chicago, IL 60622
(312) 610-4900
Grades: 9-12
| 145 students
Alcuin Montessori School
Alcuin Montessori School Photo - Our campus.
Montessori School
324 N Oak Park Ave
Oak Park, IL 60302
(708) 366-1882
Grades: NS-8
| 133 students
Brehm Preparatory School
Brehm Preparatory School Photo
Special Education School
(1)
950 S. Brehm Lane
Carbondale, IL 62901
(618) 457-9156
Grades: 8-12
| 73 students
Cambridge School Of Chicago
Cambridge School Of Chicago Photo - Girl Student
(Christian)
1014 East 47th Street
Chicago, IL 60653
(773) 924-1200
Grades: PK-6
| 83 students
The Chicago Academy For The Arts
The Chicago Academy For The Arts Photo - Chicagoland's independent high school for the arts.
Special Program Emphasis
1010 W Chicago Avenue
Chicago, IL 60642
(312) 421-0202
Grades: 9-12
| 137 students
Chicago Jewish Day School
Chicago Jewish Day School Photo
(Jewish)
3730 N California Ave
Chicago, IL 60618
(773) 271-2700
Grades: NS-8
| 218 students
Countryside Day School
Countryside Day School Photo
Montessori School
1985 Pfingsten Road
Northbrook, IL 60062
(847) 498-1105
Grades: PK-8
| 149 students
German International School Chicago
German International School Chicago Photo - STEAM in Preschool
Special Program Emphasis
1726 W Berteau Ave
Chicago, IL 60613
(773) 857-3000
Grades: NS-8
| 158 students
2017 W Montrose Ave
Chicago, IL 60618
(773) 327-3144
Grades: PK-8
| 242 students

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