Chicago-Area Private School Guide: Religious Schools

Chicago Area Religious School Guide

Catholic

Academy of St. Benedict the African

6020 S. Laflin Ave
Chicago, IL 60636
West Englewood
Pre-8
Co-ed
Accreditation: Cognia ISBE, ACOCS

 

Benet Academy

2200 Maple Avenue
Lisle, IL 60532
DuPage
9-12
Co-ed
Accreditation: ISACS, AdvancED, ISBE, NCEA, NHSSS, IHSA

 

Brother Rice High School

10001 S. Pulaski
Chicago, IL 60655
Bloomfield Township
9-12
Boys
Student/Teacher Ratio:18:1

 

De La Salle – Lourdes Hall Campus

1040 W 32nd Pl
Chicago, IL 60608
Bridgeport
9-12
Girls
Accreditation: Cognia

 

De La Salle Institute

3434 South Michigan Avenue
Chicago, IL 60616
South Loop
9-12
Boys
Accreditation: Cognia

 

DePaul College Prep

3633 N. California Avenue
Chicago, IL 60618
9-12
Co-Ed
Student/Teacher Ratio:11:1

 

East Lake Academy

13911 W. Laurel Drive
Lake Forest, IL 60045
Lake County
PreK-8
Co-ed
Student/Teacher Ratio:6:1

 

Fenwick High School

505 Washington Blvd.
Oak Park, IL 60302
Cook County
9-12
Co-ed

 

Holy Trinity High School

1443 West Division Street
Chicago, IL 60642
West Town
9-12
Co-ed
Student/Teacher Ratio:12:1

 

IC Catholic Prep

217 Cottage Hill Avenue
Elmhurst, IL 60126
DuPage County
9-12
Co-ed
Student/Teacher Ratio:17:1
Accreditation: ISBE, IHSA

 

Joliet Catholic Academy

1200 N. Larkin Avenue
Joliet, IL 60435
Will County
9-12
Co-ed
Student/Teacher Ratio:13:1
Accreditation: AdvancED, ISBE, NCEA, NHSSS, IHSA

 

Marian Catholic High School

700 Ashland Avenue
Chicago Heights , IL 60411
Cook County
9-12
Co-ed
Student/Teacher Ratio:13:1
Accreditation: IHSA, Cognia, ISBE, NCEA, ICOPS, DASS, NASSP

 

Marian Central Catholic High School

1001 Mchenry Ave.
Woodstock, IL 60098
McHenry County
9-12
Co-ed
Student/Teacher Ratio:16.8:1
Accreditation: Cognia

 

Marmion Academy

1000 Butterfield Road
Aurora, IL 60502
DuPage County
9-12
Boys
Student/Teacher Ratio:15:1
Catholic-Benedictine
Accreditation: AdvancED, ISBE, NCEA, AMCSUS, CASE, NASSP, NHS, SSATB

 

Montini Catholic High School

19W070 16th Street
Lombard, IL 60148
DuPage County
9-12
Co-ed
Accreditation: IHSA

 

Nazareth Academy

1209 West Ogden Avenue
La Grange Park , IL 60526
Cook County
9-12
Co-ed
Student/Teacher Ratio:24:1
Accreditation: ISBE, Cognia

 

Northridge Prepatory School

8320 Ballard Rd
Niles, IL 60714
Cook County
6-12
Boys
Student/Teacher Ratio:9:1

 

Northside Catholic Academy

6216 N. Glenwood Ave.
Chicago, IL 60660
PreK-4
Co-ed
Student/Teacher Ratio:Pre = 10:1, K = 12:1, 1-4 max 25:1

 

Northside Catholic Academy

7318 N. Oakley Ave.
Chicago, IL 60645
5-8
Co-ed
Student/Teacher Ratio:Max 25:1

 

Notre Dame College Prep

7655 West Dempster Street
Niles, IL 60714
Cook County
9-12
Boys
IHSA

 

Our Lady of Perpetual Help

1123 Church St.
Glenview, IL 60025
Cook
Pre-8
Co-ed
Student/Teacher Ratio:10:1
Accreditation: NCEA, ISBE, ACOCS

 

Providence Catholic High School

1800 West Lincoln Highway
New Lenox, IL 60451
Will
9-12
Co-ed
Accreditation: ISBE, NCA/Cognia, NCEA, TASEA

 

Regina Dominican

701 Locust Road
Wilmette, IL 60091
Cook
9-12
Girls
Student/Teacher Ratio:15:1

 

Ressurection College Prep High School

7500 W. Talcott
Chicago, IL 60631
Norwood Park
9-12
Girls
Accreditation: NCEA

 

Rosary High School

901 N Edgelawn Drive
Aurora, IL 60506
DuPage County
9-12
Girls
Student/Teacher Ratio:13:1
Accreditation: NCACSS

 

Sacred Heart School

1095 Gage Street
Winnetka, IL 60093
Cook County
Pre-8
Co-ed
Student/Teacher Ratio:9:1
Accreditation: Cognia, ISBE, Chicago Archdiocesan Office of Catholic Education

 

Sacred Heart Schools

6250 N. Sheridan Rd.
Chicago, IL 60660
PreK-8
Co-ed but separate classrooms
Student/Teacher Ratio:7:1 PreK JK, 9:1 SK-8
Accreditation: ISACS, LMAIS, NAIS, NCEA, Network of Sacred Heart Schools

 

St. Clement School

2524 North Orchard Street
Chicago, IL 60614
Lincoln Park
PreK3 – 8th grade
Co-ed
Student/Teacher Ratio:12:1

 

St. Edward Central Catholic High School

335 Locust Street
Elgin , IL 60123
Kane County
9-12
Co-ed
Student/Teacher Ratio:13:1
Accreditation: NCEA, AdvancED, ISBE

 

St. Ignatius College Prep

1076 W. Roosevelt Road
Chicago, IL 60608
Near West Side
9-12
Co-ed
Student/Teacher Ratio:17:1

St. Joseph High School

10900 West Cermak Road
Westchester, IL 60154
Cook County
9-12
Co-ed
Student/Teacher Ratio:15:1
Accreditation: NCEA, Cognia

 

St. Laurence High School

5556 West 77th Street
Burbank, IL 60459
Cook County
9-12
Co-ed
Student/Teacher Ratio:14:1
Accreditation: NCACS, ISBR, NCEA

 

St. Viator High School

1213 East Oakton Street
Arlington Heights, IL 60004
Cook County
9-12
Co-ed
Student/Teacher Ratio:14:1
Accreditation: IHSA

 

The School of Saints Faith, Hope & Charity

180 Ridge Avenue
Winnetka, IL 60093
Cook County
PreK – 8
Co-ed
Student/Teacher Ratio:10:1

 

The Willows Academy

1015 Rose Avenue
Des Plaines , IL 60016
Cook County
6-12
Girls
Student/Teacher Ratio:9:1

 

Woodlands Academy of the Sacred Heart

760 East Westleigh Road
Lake Forest, IL 60045
Lake
9-12
Girls
Student/Teacher Ratio:4:1
Accreditation: TABS, LMAIS, ISACS, NAIS, NCGS, Network of Sacred Heart Schools

 

Aurora Central Catholic High School

1255 N Edgelawn Drive
Aurora, IL 60506
DuPage County
9-12
Co-ed
Student/Teacher Ratio:About 12:1
Accreditation: NACACSS, ISBE, NCEA, IHSA

 

Carmel Catholic High School

One Carmel Parkway
Mundelein, IL 60060
Lake County
9-12
Co-ed
Accreditation: ISBE, NCEA, Cognia

 

Chesterton Academy of the Holy Family

5205 Kingston Avenue
Lisle, IL 60532
DuPage County
9-12
Co-ed

 

Leo Catholic High School

7901 S. Sangamon
Chicago, IL 60620
Auburn Gresham
9-12
Boys

 

Marist High School

4200 W. 115th Street
Chicago, IL 60655
Mount Greenwood
9-12
Co-ed
Accreditation: IHSA

 

Mother McAuley Liberal Arts H. S.

3737 W. 99th Street
Chicago, IL 60655
Mount Greenwood
9-12
Girls
Student/Teacher Ratio:13:1
Accreditation: ISBE, Cognia, Mercy Education System of The Americas

 

Mount Carmel High School

6410 South Dante Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637
Woodlawn
9-12
Boys
Student/Teacher Ratio:14:1

 

Our Lady of Tepeyac High School

2228 South Whipple St.
Chicago, IL 60623
Little Village
9-12
Girls
Student/Teacher Ratio:16:1

 

St. Francis de Sales High School

10155 S. Ewing Avenue
Chicago, IL 60617
East Side
9-12
Co-ed

 

St. Rita of Cascia High School

7740 S Western Ave
Chicago, IL 60620
Ashburn
9-12
Boys
Student/Teacher Ratio:14:1
Accreditation: ISBE, Cognia

 

Seton Academy

350 North Westmore
Villa Park, IL 60181
DuPage County
3yrs-12yrs
Co-ed
Catholic Montessori

Hebrew

Fasman Yeshiva High School

7135 N Carpenter Road
Skokie, IL 60077
Cook County
9-12
Boys
Student/Teacher Ratio:14:1
Accreditation: HLC

Christian

Aurora Christian Schools

2255 Sullivan Road
Aurora, IL 60506
DuPage County
Pre – 12th grade
Co-ed
Accreditation: ACSI, ISBE, IHSA

 

Chicago Christian High

12001 S Oak Park Avenue
Palos Heights, IL 60463
Cook County
9-12
Co-ed
Student/Teacher Ratio:10:1
Accreditation: ISBE, AdvancED, CSI

 

Chicago Hope Academy

2189 W Bowler Street
Chicago, IL 60612
Near West Side
9-12
Co-ed
Student/Teacher Ratio:10:1

 

Christian Heritage Academy

315 Waukegan Road
Northfield, IL 60093
Cook County
Pre – 12th grade
Co-ed
Student/Teacher Ratio:9:1
Accreditation: ACSI, ISBE, IHSA, Cognia

 

Christian Liberty Academy

502 W Euclid Avenue, Suite 203
Arlington Heights, IL 60004
Cook County
Pre – 12th grade
Co-ed
Accreditation: IHSA

 

Daystar Academy

1550 South State Street
Chicago, IL 60605
PreK – 12th grade
Co-ed
Accreditation: IB

 

Harvest Christian Academy

1000 N. Randall Road
Elgin, IL 60123
Kane County
Pre-12
Co-ed
Accreditation: Cognia, ACSI, ISBE, IHSA

 

Illinois Lutheran High School

1610 Main Street
Crete, IL 60417
Will County
9-12
Co-ed
Student/Teacher Ratio:12:1
Accreditation: NCPSA

 

Lake County Baptist School

1550 Yorkhouse Road
Waukegan, IL 60087
Lake County
Pre-12th grade
Co-ed
Student/Teacher Ratio:9:1
Accreditation: AACS, IACS, ISBE

 

Logos Christian Academy

7280 N. Caldwell Ave
Niles, IL 60714
Cook County
K2-12
Co-ed
Student/Teacher Ratio:8:1
Accreditation: AACS, IACS

 

Marquette Manor Baptist Academy

333 75th Street
Downers Grove, IL 60516
DuPage County
K5-12
Co-ed
Student/Teacher Ratio:Avg. Class size = 12
Accreditation: IHSA, IACS, AACS

 

Schaumburg Christian School

200 N. Roselle Road
Schaumburg, IL 60194
Cook County
Pre-12
Co-ed
Accreditation: Cognia, AACS, NCPSA, NACSAA, IACS, ISBE

 

Trinity Oaks Christian Academy

233 Trinity Oaks Way
Cary , IL 60013
McHenry County
PreK-12
Co-ed
Student/Teacher Ratio:9:1
Accreditation: AdvancED, ACSI

 

Walther Christian Academy

900 Chicago Ave.
Melrose Park, IL 60160
Cook County
6-12
Co-ed
Student/Teacher Ratio:11:1
Accreditation: Cognia, National Lutheran Schools

Adventist Christian

Hinsdale Adventist Academy

631 E. Hickory
Hinsdale, IL 60521
DuPage County
Pre-12
Co-ed
Student/Teacher Ratio:12.5:1
Accreditation: AAA, NCPSA, MSA

Islamic

Aqsa School

7361 W. 92nd Street
Bridgeview, IL 60455
Cook County
preK-12th grade
Girls

 

College Preparatory School of America

331 W Madison Street
Lombard, IL 60148
DuPage County
K-12
Co-ed

 

Furqaan Academy

519 E Briarcliff Rd
Bolingbrook, IL 60440
Will County
PreK-12
Co-ed

 

Islamic Foundation School

300 W Highridge Rd.
Villa Park, IL 60181
DuPage County
Pre-12th grade
Co-ed
Accreditation: IHSA, ISBE, Cognia, ICNS

 

Universal School

7350 West 93rd Street
Bridgeview, IL 60455
Cook County
Pre-12
Co-ed
Student/Teacher Ratio:12:1
Accreditation: ISBE, NCA, CISNA

 

Jesuit Catholic

Christ the King Jesuit College Prep

5088 W Jackson Blvd.
Chicago, IL 60644
Austin
9-12
Co-ed

 

Cristo Rey Jesuit High School

1852 W. 22nd Place
Chicago, IL 60608
Lower West Side
9-12
Co-ed
Accreditation: ISBE, Cognia, IHSA

 

Loyola Academy

1100 Laramie Avenue
Wilmette, IL 60091
Cook
9-12
Co-ed
Student/Teacher Ratio:Avg. Class size = 21
Accreditation: ISBE, Cognia, JSN

 

Jewish

Ida Crown Jewish Academy

8233 Central Park Ave
Skokie, IL 60076
Cook County
9-12
Co-ed
Student/Teacher Ratio:5:1
Accreditation: Cognia

 

Bernard Zell Anshe Emet Day School

3751 North Broadway Street
Chicago, IL 60613
Lake View
Nursery-8
Co-ed
Student/Teacher Ratio:5:1
Accreditation: NAIS, ISACS, RAVSAK: The Jewish Community Day School Network

 

Hanna Sacks Bais Yaakov High School

3021 W Devon Ave
Chicago, IL 60659
High School

 

Rochelle Zell Jewish High School

1095 Lake Cook Road
Deerfield , IL 60015
Cook
9-12
Co-ed
Student/Teacher Ratio:15:1
Accreditation: ISACS, NACAC, IACAC, IHSA

Lutheran

Holy Family School

3415 W Arthington St.
Chicago, IL 60624
PreK-8
Co-ed
Student/Teacher Ratio:PreK = 10:1, K-8 = 20:1
Accreditation: K-8 = Cognia, PreK = NASECS/SDE

 

St. James Luthern School

2101 N. Fremont Street
Lincoln Park
Chicago, IL 60614
Pre-8

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