Most elementary students in Hillside attend School District 87 or Hillside School in District 93. Additional private schools include St. Domitilla School, the Hillside Academy, Immanuel Lutheran School and Hillside Montessori School.
High school students attend Proviso West High School on Wolf Road and Harrison Street or one of the many regional private schools available in neighboring communities – such as St. Joseph High School, Montini High School, Immaculate Conception High School, Nazareth Academy, Timothy Christian Schools, Walther Lutheran High School, Fenwick High School and Trinity High School.
Triton College Center South, a satellite of the area’s community college, is located in the Village of Hillside. The satellite offers a variety of credit and non-credit classes to meet the educational, training and recreational needs of area residents and business people. Other nearby colleges include:
Elmhurst College (4 miles)
Triton College – Main Campus (8 miles)
College of DuPage (12 miles)