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2024 Best Places to Teach in the Chicago Area

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  1. #2 Best Places to Teach in Chicago Area.

    New Trier Township High School District No. 203

    Blue checkmark.

    School District,

    NORTHFIELD, IL,

    52 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says New Trier is a well-funded school. They provide so many different classes and extracurriculr activities, any student can find something to invest time into: from sports to art clubs, there's so many....

    Read 52 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $110,628,

  2. #3 Best Places to Teach in Chicago Area.

    Adlai E. Stevenson High School District No. 125

    School District,

    LINCOLNSHIRE, IL,

    137 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says My time at Stevenson High School was an absolute rollercoaster of fun and academic challenges. From the very beginning, I found myself immersed in a whirlwind of activities that made each day...One of the things that stood out was the diversity of clubs and extracurriculars. I dove headfirst into the world of the debate club, where I learned the art of constructing arguments and defending...Academically, Stevenson High School didn't pull any punches. The teachers weren't just educators; they were like guides pushing us to our intellectual limits. AP courses became my battleground for....

    Read 137 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $93,403,

  3. #14 Best Places to Teach in Chicago Area.

    Consolidated High School District No. 230

    School District,

    ORLAND PARK, IL,

    67 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says District 230 consists of three different high schools all located in the suburbs of the Windy City. All of these high schools hold different strengths and different weaknesses. I personally had the....

    Read 67 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $83,330,

  4. #18 Best Places to Teach in Chicago Area.

    Glenbard Township High School District No. 87

    School District,

    GLEN ELLYN, IL,

    44 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says District 87 has a huge range of students coming from all different backgrounds. As a student at Glenbard East in particular, I can say that we are very diverse, in comparison to other schools in the....

    Read 44 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $98,665,

  5. #19 Best Places to Teach in Chicago Area.

    Grayslake Community High School District No. 127

    School District,

    GRAYSLAKE, IL,

    33 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says After spending four years at Grayslake Central High School, I would not change a single thing about my experience. Almost all of the teachers and students are involved in multiple activities which....

    Read 33 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $79,405,

  6. #25 Best Places to Teach in Chicago Area.

    Community High School District No. 117

    School District,

    LAKE VILLA, IL,

    25 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says I can thankfully say that attending Antioch Community High School has been a pleasure to be a part of. I'm very fortunate enough to go to a school that takes pride in its athletics as well as....

    Read 25 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $64,377,

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