2023 Chicago and North Shore Private School Guide

2022 Chicago private school guide

If you have school-age children, you’re likely familiar with the rhythm of a new academic year, along with its various challenges—be it managing homework, balancing extracurricular activities, or assisting your children through their social and emotional growth during each year and phase of their youth.

Regardless of whether your children are older and you’ve experienced this yearly cycle multiple times, or if you’re a parent of a young one pondering kindergarten options, this guide is filled with valuable information. It includes recommendations for top private schools and tutors in Chicago and the North Shore, as well as insights from seasoned educators to support your child’s success at every academic level.

Below is a directory of private schools and tutoring companies in the Chicago-area.


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