Top Illinois Private Schools with Special Program Emphasis

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 37 top private schools in Illinois with a special program emphasis serving 6,822 students.
  • Special education schools primarily serve specific student groups such as those that may be hard of hearing, deaf, speech impaired, health impaired, orthopedically impaired, cognitive delays/impairments, seriously emotionally disturbed, multi-handicapped, visually handicapped, or deaf and blind.

Top Illinois Private Schools with Special Program Emphasis (2020)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Avery Coonley School
    Avery Coonley School Photo - #seahorsepride
    Special Program Emphasis
    1400 Maple Avenue
    Downers Grove, IL 60515
    (630)969-0800

    Grades: PK-8 | 338 students
  • Bennett Day School
    Bennett Day School Photo
    Special Program Emphasis
    955 W. Grand Ave.
    Chicago, IL 60642
    (312)236-6388

    Grades: PK-12 | 244 students
  • Carriers Of Light
    Special Program Emphasis (Islamic)
    900 E Geneva Rd
    Glen Ellyn, IL 60137
    (630)474-1265

    Grades: PK-6 | 77 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 Waldorf School
    Special Program Emphasis
    1300 W Loyola Ave
    Chicago, IL 60626
    (773)465-2662

    Grades: PK-12 | 371 students
  • Children's Rendez-vous
    Special Program Emphasis
    5492 S Everett Ave
    Chicago, IL 60615
    (773)924-2832

    Grades: NS-7 | 21 students
  • Childrens Palace
    Special Program Emphasis
    3237 W Bryn Mawr Ave
    Chicago, IL 60659
    (773)588-5575

    Grades: K-6 | 31 students
  • Christ The King Lutheran School
    Special Program Emphasis (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    3701 S Lake Park Ave
    Chicago, IL 60653
    (773)536-1984

    Grades: PK-8 | 37 students
  • Countryside School
    Special Program Emphasis
    4301 W Kirby Avenue
    Champaign, IL 61822
    (217)355-1253

    Grades: K-8 | 153 students
  • Da Vinci Waldorf School
    Da Vinci Waldorf School Photo
    Special Program Emphasis
    150 W Bonner Road
    Wauconda, IL 60084
    (847)526-0648

    Grades: PK-8 | 102 students
  • Dba City Garden Waldorf School
    Special Program Emphasis
    920 W 18th Street
    Chicago, IL 60608
    (312)421-3050

    Grades: PK-K | 100 students
  • The Einstein Academy
    The Einstein Academy Photo - Fun with science!
    Special Program Emphasis
    747 Davis Rd
    Elgin, IL 60123
    (847)697-3836

    Grades: PK-12 | 94 students
  • Four Winds Waldorf School
    Special Program Emphasis
    30w160 Calumet Ave W
    Warrenville, IL 60555
    (630)836-9400

    Grades: PK-8 | 64 students
  • French School
    Special Program Emphasis
    562 Green Bay Rd
    Winnetka, IL 60093
    (847)501-5800

    Grades: PK-K | 37 students
  • French-american School Of Chicago
    Special Program Emphasis
    615 W Kemper Pl
    Chicago, IL 60614
    (773)534-5720

    Grades: K-12 | 82 students
  • Futureworld Nfp
    Special Program Emphasis
    1744 E 55th St
    Chicago, IL 60615
    (312)719-4907

    Grades: 1-12 | 41 students
  • Gateway Academy & Learning Center
    Special Program Emphasis
    17710 Oak Park Ave
    Tinley Park, IL 60477
    (708)756-5000

    Grades: K-12 | 137 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
  • Islamic Foundation School
    Special Program Emphasis (Islamic)
    300 W Highridge Rd
    Villa Park, IL 60181
    (630)941-8800

    Grades: NS-12 | 715 students
  • Kc's Academy LLC
    Kc's Academy LLC Photo - Infant 1 circle time area
    Special Program Emphasis
    3110 N. Sheffield Ave
    Chicago, IL 60657
    (773)665-4940

    Grades: K-1 | 14 students
  • Keith Country Day School
    Special Program Emphasis
    1 Jacoby Pl
    Rockford, IL 61107
    (815)399-8823

    Grades: PK-12 | 281 students
  • Lahr-well Christian Academy
    Special Program Emphasis (Christian)
    903 N. Second Street
    Edwardsville, IL 62025
    (618)288-8024

    Grades: Inquire with school | 19 students
  • Lubavitch Mesivta Of Chicago
    All-boys | Special Program Emphasis (Jewish)
    2756 W Morse Ave
    Chicago, IL 60645
    (773)262-0430

    Grades: 9-11 | 121 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
    1929 W. Wilson Avenue
    Chicago, IL 60640
    (773)665-0066

    Grades: K-12 | 772 students
  • Misericordia School
    Special Program Emphasis (Roman Catholic)
    2060 W Granville Ave
    Chicago, IL 60659
    (773)273-4744

    Grades: PK-12 | 6 students
  • Niles Korean School
    Special Program Emphasis
    8257 W Harrison St
    Niles, IL 60714
    (847)902-4141

    Grades: K-9 | 174 students
  • Pnuema Institute
    Special Program Emphasis
    400 W 76th St Rm 206
    Chicago, IL 60620
    (708)494-9801

    Grades: 9-12 | 16 students
  • Prairie School Of Dupage
    Special Program Emphasis
    1926 N Main St
    Wheaton, IL 60187
    (630)690-6000

    Grades: PK-4 | 45 students
  • Quest Academy
    Quest Academy Photo - Home of the Knights!
    Special Program Emphasis
    500 N Benton St
    Palatine, IL 60067
    (847)202-8035

    Grades: PK-8 | 255 students
  • St. Blase Polish Catholic School
    Special Program Emphasis (Roman Catholic)
    6101 S 75th Ave
    Summit Argo, IL 60501
    (708)458-8772

    Grades: PK-12 | 817 students
  • St Fabian's Educational Center
    Special Program Emphasis (Roman Catholic)
    7450 W 83rd St
    Bridgeview, IL 60455

    Grades: PK-11 | 350 students
  • St Procopius Dual Language School
    St Procopius Dual Language School Photo - Located in the Pilsen neighborhood, St. Procopius Dual Language School is Chicago's ONLY Dual Language Catholic School.
    Special Program Emphasis (Roman Catholic)
    1625 S Allport St
    Chicago, IL 60608
    (312)421-5135

    Grades: PK-8 | 213 students
  • St Sava Academy
    Special Program Emphasis
    5701 N. Redwood Drive
    Chicago, IL 60631
    (773)714-0299

    Grades: PK-8 | 138 students
  • Science & Arts Academy
    Science & Arts Academy Photo - P.E. class at Science & Arts Academy
    Special Program Emphasis
    1825 Miner St
    Des Plaines, IL 60016
    (847)827-7880

    Grades: NS-8 | 259 students
  • Tallgrass Sudbury School
    Tallgrass Sudbury School Photo
    Special Program Emphasis
    82 Woodside Rd
    Riverside, IL 60546
    (708)777-1037

    Grades: K-12 | 26 students
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