Top Illinois Boarding Schools
- For the 2018-19 school year, there are 3 top college-prep and junior boarding schools located throughout Illinois, serving 1,565 students.
Lake Forest Academy Photo - Everyone at LFA (students, faculty, and staff) belongs to one of four houses - Bird, Lewis, Sargent, or Welch. The four Houses compete in a series of mini competitions throughout the year and the House that earns the most points WINS!
Amerigo Chicago Marian Catholic High School Photo - As a college preparatory high school, Marian Catholic develops in students essential skills for post-secondary education. In addition, Marian Catholic provides a flexible curriculum of liberal, fine and practical arts, opening students to a variety of career choices.
Top Illinois Boarding Schools (2018-19)
- School Location Grades Students
- 700 Ashland Avenue
Chicago Heights, IL 60411
Grades: 9-12 | 1050 students
- 950 S. Brehm Lane
Carbondale, IL 62901
Grades: 6-12, PG | 80 students
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