Member Schools

Founded by alternative school educators FOR alternative school educators

CAAEL works in partnership with a large network of alternative programs that serve students from 30 Illinois Counties….from Chicago’s North Shore, to the inner city to many rural communities.

CAAEL Member Schools Are

Private and Public Schools
On and Off Campus Programs
Hospital Affiliated Programs
Special Education and Truants’ Alternative and Optional Education Programs
Residential Schools
Therapeutic Day Schools


Cook County Cont.

Maywood Schools:
PAEC High School

Melrose Park Schools:
Joseph Academy

Mount Prospect Schools:
Camelot School

Northbrook Schools:

Niles Schools:
Niles Central High School
New Hope Academy

Oak Forest Schools:
Braun Education Center

Oak Lawn Schools:
P.R.I.D.E Alternative School

Palatine Schools:
District 211 Academy North
South Campus

Alternative Learning Academy

Park Ridge Schools:
Frost Academy 

Robbins Schools:

Wheeling Schools:
The Learning House

Dekalb County

DuPage County

Aurora Schools:
Northern Illinois Academy 

Glendale Heights Schools:
Glen Oaks Hospital Therapeutic Day School 
(North Campus)

Lombard Schools:
School of Expressive Arts & Learning 
(SEAL North)

Naperville Schools:
Camelot Therapeutic Day School

Woodridge Schools:
Naperville Bridge

Grundy County

Kankakee County

Lake County

Deerfield Schools:
Felicity School

Gages Lake Schools:
Cyd Lash Academy

Highland Park Schools:
North Shore Academy

Lake Villa Schools:

Libertyville Schools:
Connections Day School

McHenry County

Will County

Joliet Schools:
Joliet Alternate School
Monee Schools:
Monee Education Center

Plainfield Schools:
Plainfield Academy

Romeoville Schools:
School of Expressive Arts and Therapy
(SEAL South)

Interested in Becoming a Member School?

Contact CAAEL by filling out our form on our Contact Us page or reach out to us via the methods below!

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PO Box 602 League Office Phone: 708.771.2042  
La Grange, Illinois 60525-0602