Illinois Religiously Affiliated Schools

  • There are 1001 religiously affiliated private schools in Illinois (58% of all schools), serving 228,008 students.
  • The most common religiously affiliated schools are Roman Catholic (51% of schools), Christian (16% of schools) and Lutheran Church Missouri Synod (13% of schools).

Illinois Private Schools by Religious Affiliation

  • Religious Affiliation
    # Schools
    # Students
    % Minority
  • 2 Schools
    155 Students
    52% Minority
  • 5 Schools
    173 Students
    - Minority
  • 7 Schools
    1,485 Students
    31% Minority
  • 55 Schools
    5,730 Students
    32% Minority
  • 5 Schools
    2,048 Students
    40% Minority
  • 160 Schools
    23,308 Students
    37% Minority
  • 2 Schools
    47 Students
    100% Minority
  • 2 Schools
    40 Students
    100% Minority
  • 1 Schools
    25 Students
    100% Minority
  • 1 Schools
    203 Students
    78% Minority
  • 1 Schools
    47 Students
    85% Minority
  • 1 Schools
    29 Students
    6% Minority
  • 4 Schools
    510 Students
    2% Minority
  • 15 Schools
    3,473 Students
    62% Minority
  • 31 Schools
    6,304 Students
    8% Minority
  • 132 Schools
    19,834 Students
    20% Minority
  • 7 Schools
    280 Students
    - Minority
  • 2 Schools
    379 Students
    17% Minority
  • 10 Schools
    1,406 Students
    39% Minority
  • 2 Schools
    499 Students
    16% Minority
  • 8 Schools
    341 Students
    58% Minority
  • 3 Schools
    453 Students
    21% Minority
  • 507 Schools
    158,236 Students
    29% Minority
  • 14 Schools
    984 Students
    61% Minority
  • 14 Schools
    1,250 Students
    19% Minority
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