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Chicago’s co-educational Lasallian college prep high school
Tim Stringer, first De La Salle Wrestling State Champ, inducted into the CCL Hall of Fame
Ms. Geers Receives Prestigious Cook County Award
De La Salle's Model United Nations Program competes in international competition.
Your legacy begins when you become a Meteor. To learn how to start preparing for the powerful experience that is a Meteor education, explore De La Salle: Attend our open house. Schedule a Shadow Day. Observe classes. Tour our campus. Meet our dedicated faculty. Experience student life. We can’t wait to meet you.
Words From our community
"As parents, we love that our child continues to grow strong in faith and academics through the Lasallian approach to Catholic education at De La Salle Institute that encourages faith, service, community and social justice."Jessica, Parent of ’23 student
"We love how safe the school is and appreciate the rich and diverse student, faculty, and staff population. Learning happens not only in the classroom, but throughout campus life."Dan, Parent of ’25 student
A prep school without the ego. Make memories, find your friends for a lifetime, and experience a powerful Lasallian education where faith, service, community, and social justice create a legacy of excellence.
STUDENT LIFE NEWS
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Founded in 1889, De La Salle remains committed to excellence in education by serving a diverse student body through an innovative STEAM curriculum taught by inspired faculty and staff. Live Jesus in Our Hearts, Forever!
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We are committed to excellence in education
De La Salle Institute is an independent Catholic secondary school rooted in the tradition of Christian Education begun by St. John Baptist de La Salle. Founded in 1889, its mission has been, and is, to foster a desire for excellence in education. Young people from a variety of ethnic and economic backgrounds are given the opportunity to fully develop their abilities so they may be active, contributing members of our complex changing society.
Learn more about how the Lasallian mission provides a transformative experience that is both innovative and holistic.