Small class sizes mean participation (and extracurriculars) are essential.
This city school, where parents are often alums, has the holy trinity of religion, academics, and diversity.
The nearly 130-year-old school is a place where tradition meets modernity.
This north suburban school provides a balanced blend of religious and traditional education.
This North Shore boarding school has an international outlook.
This North Side school invites (and instructs) students to think outside the box.
A modern Catholic instruction: This North Shore school celebrates Mass daily and has an entrepreneurship program.
The proud South Side institution also goes big off-campus.
Sports and service in the suburbs—for a less expensive fee than other schools on this list.
The mother ship of progressive education puts focus on diversity and civics (with some famous names sprinkled in).