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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,

    1233 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 1233 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. #7 Best Public High Schools in Illinois.

    Glenbrook North High School

    Glenbrook High Schools District 225, IL,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says In general, Glenbrook North High school offers one of the best education program and curriculum in Illinois! Our school provides many educational opportunities and challenges for each and every....

    Read 445 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,040,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

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  5. #9 Best Private High Schools in Illinois.

    Woodlands Academy of the Sacred Heart

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    Private School,

    LAKE FOREST, IL,

    9-12,

    65 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 65 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 131,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 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....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 185,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

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  7. #27 Best Public High Schools in Illinois.

    John Hersey High School

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    Township High School District No. 214, IL,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says I’m a junior at Hersey High School and my experience so far has been great. The faculty is intelligent and professional in what they do, the athletics are some of the best in the district, and there....

    Read 341 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,943,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

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  8. #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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  9. #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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  10. #35 Best Public High Schools in Illinois.

    Buffalo Grove High School

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    Township High School District No. 214, IL,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says BG has something for everyone. Whether it's a club or set of classes there's always something to do or learn. The staff genuinely care about the students and will often follow up with students of....

    Read 493 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,921,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

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  11. #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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  12. #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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  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. #20 Best Public Middle Schools in Illinois.

    Field School

    West Northfield School District No. 31, IL,

    6-8,

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 292,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

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  15. #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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  16. #38 Best Private High Schools in Illinois.

    Schaumburg Christian School

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    Private School,

    SCHAUMBURG, IL,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says I cannot say enough things about Schaumburg Christian School! My son is in Kindergarten and with the pandemic we decided to give this school a try because we did not want to do remote. WHAT A....

    Read 74 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 858,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

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  17. #56 Best Public Elementary Schools in Illinois.

    Shabonee School

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    Northbrook Elementary School District No. 27, IL,

    3-5,

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 436,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

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  18. #27 Best Public Middle Schools in Illinois.

    Wood Oaks Junior High School

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    Northbrook Elementary School District No. 27, IL,

    6-8,

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 453,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

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  19. #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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  20. #80 Best Public Elementary Schools in Illinois.

    Earl Pritchett School

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

    K-3,

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 488,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

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  21. #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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  22. #87 Best Public High Schools in Illinois.

    Wheeling High School

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    Township High School District No. 214, IL,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Wheeling High School has an incredible sense of community. This strong atmosphere of being a community generates a lot of school spirit and a welcoming atmosphere for students and staff. Wheeling....

    Read 337 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,706,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

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  23. #177 Best Public Elementary Schools in Illinois.

    Henry Winkelman Elementary School

    West Northfield School District No. 31, IL,

    PK, K-5,

    3 Niche users give it an average review of 2.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Winkelman was an amazing school. I have so many great memories from there and I have met the most amazing people there too. I learned a lot in Winkelman and it helped me be ready for middle school..

    Read 3 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 578,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

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  24. #61 Best Private High Schools in Illinois.

    Notre Dame College Prep

    Blue checkmark.

    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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  25. #262 Best Public Elementary Schools in Illinois.

    Indian Grove Elementary School

    River Trails School District No. 26, IL,

    K-5,

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 561,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

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