Top 20 Best Illinois Private Schools Belonging to National Association for the Education of Young Children (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 148 private schools belonging to National Association for the Education of Young Children serving 16,384 students in Illinois. You can also find more schools membership associations in Illinois.
The top ranked private schools belonging to National Association for the Education of Young Children in Illinois include St. Josaphat School, St. Luke School and St. Viator Continuation School.
The average tuition cost is $8,288, which is lower than the Illinois private school average tuition cost of $9,289.
29% of private schools belonging to National Association for the Education of Young Children in Illinois are religiously affiliated (most commonly Catholic and Lutheran Church Missouri Synod).

Top Ranked Private Schools Belonging to National Association for the Education of Young Children in Illinois (2024)

School
Location
Grades
Students
The Barbereux School
Daycare / Preschool
3333 Culver St
Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 864-3215
Grades: PK-1
| 54 students
Chiaravalle Montessori
Chiaravalle Montessori Photo - Opening the North Wing in September 2015, Chiaravalle became the first LEED Platinum Montessori school addition in the US and the first LEED Platinum independent school addition in Illinois.
Montessori School
(1)
425 Dempster St
Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 864-2190
Grades: PK-8
| 329 students
Immaculate Conception School
(Catholic)
7263 W Talcott Ave
Chicago, IL 60631
(773) 775-0545
Grades: PK-8
| 426 students
Lake Shore Schools
5611 N Clark St
Chicago, IL 60660
(773) 561-6707
Grades: NS-K
| 292 students
Noonan Continuation Academy
(Catholic)
(1)
19131 Henry Dr
Mokena, IL 60448
(708) 479-8988
Grades: PK-8
| 330 students
Old St. Mary's School
(Catholic)
(2)
1474 S Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60605
(312) 386-1560
Grades: NS-8
| 506 students
Penny Lane School
Daycare / Preschool
10255 Ridgeland Ave Ste C
Chicago Ridge, IL 60415
(708) 425-4233
Grades: PK-K
| 255 students
Plato Academy
(2)
915 Lee Street
Des Plaines, IL 60016
(847) 768-7188
Grades: PK-8
| 97 students
Prince Of Peace Preschool
Prince Of Peace Preschool Photo
Daycare / Preschool (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
930 West Higgins Rd
Schaumburg, IL 60195
(847) 885-7036
Grades: PK
| 65 students
Queen Of All Saints
(Catholic)
6230 N Lemont Ave
Chicago, IL 60646
(773) 736-0567
Grades: NS-8
| 649 students
St. Ferdinand Parish School
(Catholic)
3131 N Mason Ave
Chicago, IL 60634
(773) 622-3022
Grades: PK-8
| 250 students
St. George School
(Catholic)
(1)
6700 176th St
Tinley Park, IL 60477
(708) 532-2626
Grades: PK-8
| 289 students
St. Giles School
(Catholic)
1034 Linden Ave
Oak Park, IL 60302
(708) 383-6279
Grades: PK-8
| 387 students
St. Helen School
(Catholic)
2347 W Augusta Blvd
Chicago, IL 60622
(773) 486-1055
Grades: PK-8
| 403 students
St. Josaphat School
St. Josaphat School Photo - St. Josaphat School is dedicated to providing an excellent academic education rich in faith formation rooted in Catholic teachings. Our welcoming school community works together to promote the development of the whole child in preparation for a lifetime or learning and service to others.
(Catholic)
(13)
2245 N. Southport Avenue
Chicago, IL 60614
(773) 549-0909
Grades: PK-8
| 378 students
St. Luke School
(Catholic)
519 Ashland Ave
River Forest, IL 60305
(708) 366-8587
Grades: PK-8
| 310 students
St. Margaret Of Scotland School
(Catholic)
(1)
9833 S Throop St
Chicago, IL 60643
(773) 238-1088
Grades: PK-8
| 248 students
St. Patrick School
(Catholic)
787 Crane Rd
Saint Charles, IL 60175
(630) 338-8100
Grades: PK-8
| 649 students
St. Pius V School
(Catholic)
1919 S Ashland Ave
Chicago, IL 60608
(312) 226-1590
Grades: PK-8
| 167 students
St. Sabina Academy
(Catholic)
7801 S Throop St
Chicago, IL 60620
(773) 483-5000
Grades: PK-8
| 282 students
St. Viator Continuation School
St. Viator Continuation School Photo
(Catholic)
(2)
4140 W Addison Street
Chicago, IL 60641
(773) 545-2173
Grades: PK-8
| 331 students
Seton Montessori School
Seton Montessori School Photo
Montessori School
5728 Virginia Avenue
Clarendon Hills, IL 60514
(630) 655-1066
Grades: PK-6
| 266 students
Visitation Catholic School
Visitation Catholic School Photo - Student Savvy works with students to support our Social-Emotional Learning programs! From starting our mornings to working with our in-house United Stand Counselors and Studen Savvy, SEL is integrated into each day at Vis. Helping us to grow and build a stronger community in school and at home!
(Catholic)
900 W Garfield Blvd
Chicago, IL 60609
(773) 373-5200
Grades: PK-8
| 122 students
Zion Lutheran School
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
1301 N State St
Litchfield, IL 62056
(217) 324-3166
Grades: PK-8
| 131 students
123 You N Me Preschool
Daycare / Preschool
809 W Detweiller Dr Ste A
Peoria, IL 61615
(309) 692-3470
Grades: PK-K
| 35 students
Akiba-schechter Jewish Day School
(Jewish)
5235 S Cornell Ave
Chicago, IL 60615
(773) 493-8880
Grades: PK-8
| 171 students
All Aboard Learning Express
Daycare / Preschool
4008 W Rosemont Ave
Chicago, IL 60646
(773) 202-0554
Grades: PK-K
| 92 students
The Angels Child Development Center
Daycare / Preschool
6732 34th St
Berwyn, IL 60402
(708) 788-3108
Grades: PK-1
| 42 students
Bernard Weinger Jcc
Daycare / Preschool (Jewish)
300 Revere Dr Ste 100
Northbrook, IL 60062
(224) 406-9200
Grades: PK-K
| 91 students
Beverly Montessori School
Montessori School
9916 S Walden Pkwy
Chicago, IL 60643
(773) 239-7635
Grades: PK-K
| 70 students
Bobbie Noonan's Child Care
Daycare / Preschool
2504 Fairway Dr
Joliet, IL 60435
(815) 741-2627
Grades: K
| 9 students
Bobbie Noonan's Child Care
Daycare / Preschool
13230 W Cedar Creek Ct
Homer Glen, IL 60491
(708) 301-3939
Grades: PK-K
| 83 students
Bobbie Noonan's Child Care
Daycare / Preschool
17051 Grissom Dr
Tinley Park, IL 60477
(708) 532-5566
Grades: PK-K
| 31 students
Bobbie Noonans Child Care
Daycare / Preschool
7901 167th St
Tinley Park, IL 60477
(708) 532-7676
Grades: K
| 109 students
Bobbie Noonans Child Care
Daycare / Preschool
10155 S Roberts Rd
Palos Hills, IL 60465
(708) 599-0101
Grades: PK-K
| 111 students
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