We’ve had the pleasure of meeting parents and students who are looking ahead to high school. Consistently, we hear that students are looking for challenging academics, a vibrant student life, and a place to feel at home and make friends in high school. Chesterton Academy offers all those things in a joyfully Catholic, Christ-centered environment – at a tuition affordable for all families.

For more information or to schedule a tour of the school, please contact Mimi Giles, Admissions Advisor, at 630.442.1424 or via email at

We are now accepting applications for for the 2018-19 academic year. We also accept mid-year transfer students, depending on class availability.

Chesterton Academy of The Holy Family seeks students who are eager to pursue truth and virtue via the rigors of a classical curriculum and the wisdom of the Catholic intellectual tradition.

Chesterton Academy of The Holy Family admits students of any race, color, national origin, and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs, and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school.  It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, and ethnic origin in administration of its educational policies, admission policies, scholarship and loan programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs.