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Chicago’s co-educational Lasallian college prep high school

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May 16, 2024

2024 Golf Classic – Sponsor and Register Here!

May 16, 2024

Nominate for 35 Under 35 Awards

May 8, 2024

Coach Marassa Announces Retirement

May 3, 2024

De La Salle Announces New President

April 16, 2024

2024 Summer Camps at De La Salle

March 18, 2024

Our Phonathon Starts Today!

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2024 Golf Classic – Sponsor and Register Here!
Nominate for 35 Under 35 Awards

Nominate one of our young adult alumni for the 35 under 35 award!

Coach Marassa Announces Retirement

Anna Marie Marassa to step down at the end of the year

De La Salle Announces New President

Michael Zunica named new De La Salle President


How about twice as nice?!

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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.

February 14, 2023

Mock Trial Team Wins Niles North Competition

January 31, 2023

Midtown Educational Foundation Student Profile

January 20, 2023

Wrestlers Living the Lasallian Mission of Service

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.

Our Phonathon Starts Today!

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Our 2024 Phonathon starts today! We hope you will respond generously and support the De La Salle Fund for Excellence. You can also visit 2024 Phonathon to make a secure online gift. Your meaningful gift will change a family and a student’s life forever.
March 15, 2024


March 13, 2024

Coach Blackmon to lead Meteor Football Program

January 23, 2024

De La Salle Institute Recognizes 2024-2025 Illinois State Scholars

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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!

April 27, 2023

April 2023 Lasallian Educator of the Month

April 27, 2023

March 2023 Lasallian Educator of the Month

March 2, 2023

Ms. Diane Geers Awarded Cook County Unsung Heroine Award

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.

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

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