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  1. #2 Best Private High Schools in Illinois.

    Lake Forest Academy

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    Private School,

    LAKE FOREST, IL,

    9-12,

    72 Niche users give it an average review of 4.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says During this pandemic, we are very grateful that Lake Forest Academy has provided a safe learning environment for our son and other boarders. The impact is minimized with the best efforts..

    Read 72 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 437,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

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  2. #4 Best Public High Schools in Illinois.

    Adlai E. Stevenson High School

    Adlai E. Stevenson High School District No. 125, IL,

    9-12,

    1234 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says My experience at SHS was pretty good this year as a freshman! Having this be my first year, I was pretty scared and a bit hesitant to continue the next 4 years at this huge school. But Stevenson is a....

    Read 1234 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 4,271,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

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  3. #4 Best Private High Schools in Illinois.

    North Shore Country Day

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    Private School,

    WINNETKA, IL,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says North Shore is by no doubt an amazing school. While it is small and a bit sheltered, the school culture promotes independence and hard work in their students through rigorous courses and workloads.....

    Read 69 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 525,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

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  4. #9 Best Private High Schools in Illinois.

    Woodlands Academy of the Sacred Heart

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    Private School,

    LAKE FOREST, IL,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says I am not going to sugar coat this. I was skeptical of Woodlands at first. It is small, tucked away in Lake Forest, and single gender. Maybe this was an environment that was too protected,...The school is diverse and composed of students from the City, the burbs, and international locations that span the socio-economic spectrum. The academics are great and exceed expectation. If a student seeks challenge, the answer is always yes! If a student tries to back away from their potential, a teacher is on it. Students...Girls learn to advocate & take pride in their accomplishments. Upon graduation they leave WA self-sufficient & confident women. They are ready to define their unique place in society.Despite school size, college placement is amazing! Deserves all the accolades!.

    Read 67 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 131,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

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  5. #17 Best Public High Schools in Illinois.

    Deerfield High School

    Township High School District No. 113, IL,

    9-12,

    309 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says I honestly love the school, great teachers, amazing University level resources, great athletics, etc. However, there's a huge huge lack of diversity, and many of the students are truly bent on this....

    Read 309 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,588,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

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  6. #10 Best Private High Schools in Illinois.

    Rochelle Zell Jewish High School

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    Private School,

    DEERFIELD, IL,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Niche User says Amazing school! Both of my siblings attended this high school and received great well rounded educations. There is a strong sense of community! Leadership is encouraged throughout many school....

    Read 50 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 185,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

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  7. #14 Best Private High Schools in Illinois.

    Northridge Preparatory School

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    Private School,

    NILES, IL,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Northridge was a once in a lifetime experience for me. I walked in the halls as a young boy not knowing what to expect and came out as a man. That includes knowing my goals in life, learning my...-Jack Figliuolo.

    Read 67 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 330,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

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  8. #15 Best Private High Schools in Illinois.

    Christian Heritage Academy

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    Private School,

    NORTHFIELD, IL,

    PK, K-12,

    92 Niche users give it an average review of 4.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says CHA’s Christ-centered culture, and its heart for Christ and for His Kingdom uniquely permeate all aspects of the community! The staff, faculty, administrators are earnestly seeking God and serving....

    Read 92 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 420,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

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  9. #19 Best Private High Schools in Illinois.

    Loyola Academy

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    Private School,

    WILMETTE, IL,

    9-12,

    296 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Loyola Academy is a great school as long as you can foot the bill and desire Jesuit values in education. Loyola’s strengths are its athletics and college readiness. Athletics are a huge part of the....

    Read 296 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,000,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

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  10. #4 Best Public Elementary Schools in Illinois.

    Bannockburn School

    Public School,

    BANNOCKBURN, IL,

    PK, K-8,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Outstanding! Met and exceeded the needs of my kids. From academics to sports and clubs it’s Like attending a private school. Unobtrusive but outstanding security procedures. Friendly staff all....

    Read 3 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 145,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

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  11. #26 Best Private High Schools in Illinois.

    St. Viator High School

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    Private School,

    ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, IL,

    9-12,

    179 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says This high school is well equipped with teachers dedicated to watching students succeed. As a student, I have seen many teachers pushing students to strive for greater academic success. Since the....

    Read 179 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 875,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

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  12. #14 Best Public Middle Schools in Illinois.

    Daniel Wright Junior High School

    Lincolnshire-Prairieview School District No. 103, IL,

    6-8,

    8 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Read 8 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 674,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

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  13. #30 Best Private High Schools in Illinois.

    Regina Dominican High School

    Private School,

    WILMETTE, IL,

    9-12,

    206 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Regina provides academic rigor in a supportive, safe,fun environment. The small class sizes provide interactive learning with highly educated, caring instructors. "All- girls" gave our D the....

    Read 206 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 258,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

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  14. #32 Best Private High Schools in Illinois.

    Carmel Catholic High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    MUNDELEIN, IL,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says I am currently a junior in Carmel Catholic High School. I couldn’t have picked a better school. In fact it doesn’t even feel like a school. It feels like a second home. All my friends are there and....

    Read 394 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,150,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

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  15. #42 Best Public Elementary Schools in Illinois.

    Half Day School

    Lincolnshire-Prairieview School District No. 103, IL,

    3-5,

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 648,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

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  16. #35 Best Private High Schools in Illinois.

    Willows Academy

    Private School,

    DES PLAINES, IL,

    6-12,

    35 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says There isn't a school quite like the Willows Academy. Since my first day there, I have been surrounded by a friendly and familial atmosphere. The small class sizes allow for quick bonding and one is....

    Read 35 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 205,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

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  17. #36 Best Public Middle Schools in Illinois.

    Aptakisic Junior High School

    Aptakisic-Tripp Community Consolidated School District No. 102, IL,

    6-8,

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

    Featured Review: Middle School Student says I love Aptakisic! It’s such a nice, environmental friendly school. The staff there are so kind and very respectful. I am a student there and I am telling you that they don’t stress us or anything,....

    Read 4 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 853,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

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  18. #37 Best Public Middle Schools in Illinois.

    Charles J. Caruso Middle School

    Deerfield School District No. 109, IL,

    6-8,

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 499,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

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  19. #78 Best Public Elementary Schools in Illinois.

    Tripp School

    Aptakisic-Tripp Community Consolidated School District No. 102, IL,

    K-3,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says I loved how supportive the faculty.I loved how determined and committed the teachers were to their students..

    Read 1 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 565,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

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  20. #89 Best Public Elementary Schools in Illinois.

    Meridian Middle School

    Aptakisic-Tripp Community Consolidated School District No. 102, IL,

    PK, 4-5,

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 644,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

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  21. #192 Best Public Elementary Schools in Illinois.

    Wilmot Elementary School

    Deerfield School District No. 109, IL,

    K-5,

    3 Niche users give it an average review of 1.3 stars.

    Read 3 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 497,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

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  22. #61 Best Private High Schools in Illinois.

    Notre Dame College Prep

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    Private School,

    NILES, IL,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Notre Dame College Prep is the largest all boy college prep school in Illinois. It's an exceptional school in every way with four levels of educational options - Hesburgh Scholars, College Prep....

    Read 89 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 780,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

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  23. #95 Best Private High Schools in Illinois.

    Westlake Christian Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    GRAYSLAKE, IL,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Westlake Christian Academy is not perfect--no school is, especially small private schools. Sure, they do not have as many AP classes or clubs as a public school, but that's what you would expect from....

    Read 30 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 216,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

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  24. Cristo Rey St. Martin College Prep

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    WAUKEGAN, IL,

    9-12,

    81 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Cristo Rey St. Martin College Prep is such an amazing school in the way everyone supports each other. As the years go by you see how much you've grown thanks to the school's faculty and staff. The....

    Read 81 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Students: 406,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

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  25. Forest Bluff School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    LAKE BLUFF, IL,

    PK, K-8,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says When moving to IL we searched for a school similar to our children's prior Montessori program. We found Forest Bluff and it has been a most positive experience for the entire family. My children were...One aspect that we have particularly enjoyed about this school is the thoughtful outreach to the parent community.  It is clear that each family is cared for and there are ample opportunities as a...My elementary-age daughter very much enjoys how art is seamlessly woven into the program. Another pleasant surprise was the structure of outdoor time. It not only encourages physical activity but....

    Read 13 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 150,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

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