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RECENT NEWS
December 2, 2022

2022 Entrance Exam is Saturday, December 3rd

November 29, 2022

We’re Hiring a Technology Resource Manager

November 18, 2022

Meteors Attend Illinois Fatherhood Initiative Dinner

November 17, 2022

Principal’s Perspective: November 17, 2022

November 15, 2022

De La Salle Institute Recognizes 2023-2024 Illinois State Scholars

November 9, 2022

Visit to the Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center

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METEOR SPOTLIGHT
2022 Entrance Exam is Saturday, December 3rd

Entrance Exam is Saturday, December 3, 2022

Principal’s Perspective: November 17, 2022

Principal Schergen shares his perspective.

De La Salle Institute Recognizes 2023-2024 Illinois State Scholars
Principal’s Perspective: November 3, 2022

Principal Schergen shares his perspective.

Podcast – Meteors Pulse Episode 2

Episode 2 of The Meteors Pulse

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Admissions

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.

ADMISSIONS NEWS
September 20, 2022

Schedule your Meteor for a Day Shadow Experience

August 28, 2022

Bernard Heerey Family Foundation Renews Grant

July 19, 2022

July Student-Parent Information Packets

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

Student Life

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
November 15, 2022

De La Salle Institute Recognizes 2023-2024 Illinois State Scholars

November 2, 2022

October 2022 Meteor of the Month

November 2, 2022

2022 All Saints Day Community Mass

Profile at a glance

781

TOTAL ENROLLMENT

70

FACULTY

10:1

STUDENT:TEACHER RATIO

96%

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About Us

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!

ABOUT US NEWS
November 3, 2022

Principal’s Perspective: November 3, 2022

November 3, 2022

October 2022 Lasallian Educator of the Month

November 1, 2022

Coffee and Conversation with President Tirpak

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 experiences that is both innovative and holistic.

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Teaching based on the vision and spirituality of Saint John Baptist de La Salle

Living the Institute’s mission for more than three centuries

Centering on Catholic values and personal relationships

Leading with De La Salle Christian Brothers and Lasallian Partners

Advancing innovations in teaching, technology and scholarship