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.
Our guide to school choice and education options in Illinois provides detailed, unbiased, and easy-to-use information to help parents find schools or learning environments that best meet their children’s needs.
During National School Choice Week, schools and organizations across Illinois partner with families to raise awareness about the different K-12 education options available to children. This not-for-profit effort is designed to inform and assist parents, while shining a positive spotlight on the importance of opportunity in education. In 2021, National School Choice Week will take place from January 24-30, 2021.