School Choice Options In Illinois
There are a variety of school choice options available for many of the 3 million children living in Illinois. Families in Illinois can choose from traditional public schools, public charter schools, public magnet schools, private schools, and homeschooling.
You can discover more information about the school choice options available for your family by reading our Illinois School Choice Roadmap.
National School Choice Week (NSCW) informs, inspires, and empowers parents to discover the K-12 education options available for their children, including traditional public, charter, magnet, online, private, and home schooling.
Every January, tens of thousands of schools, organizations, and individuals plan unique events and activities to shine a positive spotlight on effective education options in their communities.
National School Choice Week 2023, happening January 22-28, 2023, will include 1,029 educational events and activities in Illinois planned by schools, homeschool organizations, parent groups, and educators.