Average Private School Acceptance Rate (2013-2014)

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Towns Counties
The national average private school acceptance rate is approximately 85% per year.
The private elementary school average is 86% per year and the private high school average is 81% per year.

Average Private School Acceptance Rate (2013-2014)

State Average Acceptance High Schools Elementary
Alaska 93% 91% 93%
Alabama 89% 90% 91%
Arkansas 92% 90% 91%
Arizona 87% 78% 90%
California 84% 79% 86%
Colorado 92% 89% 93%
Connecticut 70% 59% 76%
District of Columbia n/a n/a n/a
Delaware 87% 83% 88%
Florida 87% 85% 87%
Georgia 86% 84% 86%
Hawaii 78% 72% 78%
Iowa 97% 95% 97%
Idaho 90% 83% 90%
Illinois 92% 87% 93%
Indiana 90% 80% 92%
Kansas n/a n/a n/a
Kentucky 89% 85% 87%
Louisiana 86% 83% 85%
Massachusetts 67% 53% 73%
Maryland 81% 76% 82%
Maine 80% 77% 79%
Michigan 96% 89% 96%
Minnesota 89% 79% 89%
Missouri 89% 89% 89%
Mississippi n/a n/a n/a
Montana n/a n/a n/a
North Carolina 87% 83% 87%
North Dakota n/a n/a n/a
Nebraska 95% 87% 96%
New Hampshire 71% 67% 83%
New Jersey 78% 71% 80%
New Mexico 85% 76% 88%
Nevada 86% 86% 85%
New York 82% 75% 84%
Ohio 91% 85% 91%
Oklahoma 92% 88% 93%
Oregon 87% 86% 88%
Pennsylvania 86% 79% 87%
Rhode Island 80% 60% 87%
South Carolina 89% 90% 90%
South Dakota n/a n/a n/a
Tennessee 89% 87% 90%
Texas 82% 77% 82%
Utah 81% 78% 80%
Virginia 84% 80% 86%
Vermont 79% 72% 79%
Washington 81% 80% 81%
Wisconsin 95% 95% 95%
West Virginia 92% 93% 92%
Wyoming n/a n/a n/a
Did You Know?
The town with the lowest private school acceptance rate is Washington, DC with an average acceptance rate of 53%. The county with the lowest private school acceptance rate is Suffolk County, MA with an average acceptance rate of 48%.