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There are numerous schools attended by students who live in Skokie. Most high school students attend either Niles West or Niles North, the two public high schools in District 219. Students who live in the northeastern portion of Skokie (zip code 60203) attend Evanston Township High School. Public elementary schools of Skokie are divided among six school districts: 65, 68, 69, 72, 73, and 73½.  Parents and educators can research information on public high schools with SchoolMatters, an online service of Standard and Poor's. 

Students who don’t attend public schools attend one of the elementary or secondary parochial schools located either in Skokie or in the surrounding communities.

Oakton Community College has a campus in Skokie and Hebrew Theological College is also located in Skokie. There are many other colleges and universities, both private and public, located in the Skokie area.

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Junior Highs

Web resourceArie Crown Hebrew Day School

         4600 Main Street
   Skokie, Illinois  60076
      847.673.0918

Jewish day school (preschool through grade 8)

Web resourceBaker Demonstration School

   201 Sheridan Road
   Wilmette, Illinois  60091
      847.425.5800

An independent day school for grades pre-K through 8th grade

Web resourceDr. Bessie Rhodes Magnet School

   3701 West Davis Street
   Skokie, Illinois  60076
      847.859.8440
  

Evanston/Skokie District 65 public school (kindergarten through grade 8)

Web resourceEast Prairie School

   3907 West Dobson
   Skokie, Illinois  60076
      847.673.1141

Skokie District 73 public school (kindergarten through grade 8)

Web resourceFairview South School

   7040 Laramie Avenue
   Skokie, Illinois  60077
      847.929.1048

Skokie District 72 public school (kindergarten through grade 8)

Web resourceHillel Torah North Suburban Day School

   7120 Laramie
   Skokie, Illinois  60077
      847.674.6533

Jewish day school (preschool through grade 8)

Web resourceLincoln Junior High School

   7839 North Lincoln Avenue
   Skokie, Illinois  60077
      847.676.3545

Skokie District 69 public school (grades 6 through 8)

Web resourceMcCracken Middle School

   8000 East Prairie Road
   Skokie, Illinois  60076
      847.673.1220

Skokie District 73½ public school (grades 6 through 8)

Web resourceOld Orchard Junior High School

   9310 Kenton
   Skokie, Illinois  60076
      847.676.9010

Skokie District 68 public school (grades 6 through 8)

Web resourceSager Solomon Schechter Middle School

   3210 Dundee Road
   Northbrook, Illinois  60062
      847.412.5700

Jewish day school (grades 6 though 8)

Web resourceSt. Joan of Arc Catholic School

   9245 Lawndale Avenue
   Evanston, Illinois  60203
      847.679.0660

Catholic parish school (preschool through grade 8)

Web resourceSt. Paul Lutheran Academy

   5201 Galitz
   Skokie, Illinois  60077
      847.673.5030

Christian day school (preschool through grade 8)

Web resourceSt. Peter Catholic School

      8140 Niles Center Road
   Skokie, Illinois  60077
      847.673.0918
  

Catholic parish school (preschool through grade 8)

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High Schools

Web resourceChicagoland Jewish High School

   7800 West Lyons Street
   Morton Grove, Illinois  60053
      847.470.6700

Private, full-day secondary school with a college preparatory program in Judaic and general studies

Web resourceEvanston Township High School

   1600 Dodge Avenue
   Evanston, Illinois  60204
      847.424.7000

Evanston Township District 202 high school

Web resourceIda Crown Jewish Academy

   2828 West Pratt Boulevard
   Chicago, Illinois  60645
      773.973.1450

Co-educational high school, grades 9 through 12, offering a comprehensive program in general and Judaic studies

Web resourceLoyola Academy

   1100 Laramie
   Wilmette, Illinois  60091
      847.256.1100

Jesuit college preparatory high school

Web resourceNiles Central High School

   7700 Gross Point Road
   Skokie, Illinois 60077
      847.626.3100

High School students with special education needs are provided with an environment in which they can develop academic, social, emotional, vocational, and life skills

Web resourceNiles North High School

   9800 North Lawler Avenue
   Skokie, Illinois  60077
      847.626.2000

Niles Township District 219 high school
District 219's publication North Star is available online.

Web resourceNiles West High School

   5701 Oakton Street
   Skokie, Illinois  60077
      847.626.2500

Niles Township District 219 high school
District 219's publication Niles West News is available online.

Web resourceNorth Cook Young Adult Academy

   5270 Lincoln Avenue
   Skokie, Illinois  60077
      847.568.5806

Alternative high school; Skokie campus (grades 9 through 12)

Web resourceNorthridge Prep School

   8320 Ballard Road
   Niles, Illinois  60714
      847.375.0600

Independent school for boys in grades six to twelve, inspired by the teachings of the Catholic Church and the spirituality of the Prelature of Opus Dei

Web resourceNotre Dame High School for Boys

   7655 West Dempster Street
   Niles, Illinois  60714
      847.965.2900

Catholic high school for boys affiliated with the religious Congregation of Holy Cross

Web resourceRegina Dominican High School

   701 Locust Road
   Wilmette, Illinois 60091
      847.256.7660

College preparatory high school for young women

Web resourceSt. Ignatius College Prep

   1076 West Roosevelt Road
Chicago, Illinois  60608
      312.421.5900

Co-educational, Jesuit, college preparatory high school

Web resourceThe Willows Academy

   1012 Thacker Street
Des Plaines, Illinois  60016
      847.824.6900

College prep school for girls grades six through twelve, focusing on academic excellence and character education

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Colleges and Universities in the Skokie Area

Web resourceTwo-Year Schools and Certificate Programs

Directory of two-year college and certificate programs available in the greater Skokie area, compiled for SkokieNet, the Skokie community information network.

Web resourceFour-Year Schools and Graduate Programs

Directory of college and post-graduate programs available in the greater Skokie area, compiled for SkokieNet, the Skokie community information network.

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