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  1. #1 Best Public High Schools in Illinois.

    Payton College Preparatory High School

    Chicago Public Schools, IL,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I've been here for all four years and I love this school! Truly, the best part of the school is the teachers. Of course, you'll have a few that aren't your favorite, but I've found teachers I really....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,220,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

  2. #16 Best Public High Schools in Illinois.

    Lane Tech College Prep High School

    Chicago Public Schools, IL,

    7-12,

    3129 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Lane Tech is an amazing school where the students are diverse and the resources are numerous. Students have access to well-qualified teachers and aid. Lane Tech excels in all areas: the sports teams....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 4,500,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 19 to 1,

  3. #289 Best Public Elementary Schools in Illinois.

    Decatur Classical School

    Chicago Public Schools, IL,

    K-6,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says The school IS aggressive in academics. But with the new principal on board, no homework for k-3rd grade all year. My kids love to go to school and have plenty of happy friends there. There is now so....

    Read 5 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 282,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

  4. #297 Best Public Elementary Schools in Illinois.

    Skinner North Elementary School

    Chicago Public Schools, IL,

    K-8,

    5 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says I have two children currently at Skinner North. It is by far one of the best elementary schools in the city. My children have been challenged academically year after year. Their teachers and....

    Read 5 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 537,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

  5. #123 Best Public High Schools in Illinois.

    Brooks College Prep Academy High School

    Chicago Public Schools, IL,

    7-12,

    435 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says I truly cherish my experiences at Brooks. Some things that I admire about this institution are the boundless amounts of opportunities given to each student, the “second home” like feeling, and the...Brooks has too many programs for any one person to name. There are tens of AP classes, hundreds of chances to connect with colleges, lots of scholarship opportunities, many, many academic endeavors...These things put together create the “second home” feeling. You really never want to leave Brooks! After a long day of thought provoking school work, you’ll still want to go to a club and catch a...Through the infinite lists of opportunities provided by my school, there’s no doubt that you can find WHO you are. Whether that is an entrepreneur, a musician, a fencing champion, or a track star.....

    Read 435 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 1,004,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 19 to 1,

  6. #478 Best Public Elementary Schools in Illinois.

    LaSalle II Magnet Elementary School

    Chicago Public Schools, IL,

    PK, K-8,

    2 Niche users give it an average review of 4.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Middle School Student says LaSalle II offers high school Algebra to seventh and eighth graders as a replacement to math if students score a passing grade on the entrance exam, have a passing grade in math in sixth grade, good...The teachers at the school show their passion for teaching with their efforts to ensure all students have a well understanding of what they are learning. The parents are extremely involved in the....

    Read 2 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 546,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,