Cary residents have access to award-winning school districts. The 2011 State of Illinois report card lists a high-school graduation rate of greater than 94%. For more information on Illinois schools’ report cards, visit the Illinois State Board of Education
website. School District 155
primarily serves the high school students in Cary and School District 26
is the primary elementary and junior high school district for Cary students. There is a small portion of Cary students who attend School District 47
in Crystal Lake and School District 300
Number of Schools
There are three public elementary schools in Cary - Briargate, Three Oaks, and Deerpath (Grades K-5); one junior high school - Cary Junior High School (Grades 6-8); and one high school - Cary-Grove High School (Grades 9-12), which shares its student body with Fox River Grove, Trout Valley and Oakwood Hills. Some Cary residents also attend Prairie Ridge High School.
There is also a catholic school in the community named Saint Peter and Paul (Grades K-8) and Trinity Oaks Christian Academy (Grades PK-8).