Skokie Schools

Skokie is served by many exceptional public and private schools. Public school district boundaries are depicted in the School District Map (PDF).


Best Schools


Both Newsweek and U.S. News and World Report recently cited Niles North High School as one of the country's best. The U.S. Department of Education has recognized Niles Township High Schools for Excellence in Education. Most recently, the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts singled out Niles Township High Schools as having the Number 1 arts education program in the nation.

Skokie Colleges & Universities


Oakton Community College (OCC)


The OCC Ray Hartstein Campus is located in 7701 North Lincoln Avenue, Skokie and offers a variety of day, evening, and weekend courses as well as online classes through the teleconferencing and distance learning center.

National Louis University (NLU)


NLU North Shore at Skokie opened in 2006 as a state-of-the-art modern campus boasting 44 wireless classrooms equipped with high-tech media equipment, four computer labs and a walk-in lab in the library. It is located at 5202 Old Orchard Road.

Everest College


Everest College Skokie campus offers degrees in the healthcare field, while also offering online degrees in many other subjects. It is located at 9811 Woods Drive, 2nd Floor.

Hebrew Theological College


Hebrew Theological College is committed to the advancement of scholarship in accordance with the principles of Orthodox Judaism, providing academic programs to produce Torah Scholars, who will provide Rabbinic and lay leadership, serving the Jewish community in their professional and personal vocations. It is located at 7135 Carpenter Road.