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 92% 91% 92%
Alabama 90% 90% 91%
Arkansas 92% 90% 91%
Arizona 87% 77% 90%
California 84% 78% 85%
Colorado 92% 90% 93%
Connecticut 70% 60% 77%
District of Columbia n/a n/a n/a
Delaware 87% 83% 88%
Florida 87% 85% 87%
Georgia 86% 84% 86%
Hawaii 78% 74% 78%
Iowa 97% 95% 97%
Idaho 90% 84% 90%
Illinois 92% 87% 93%
Indiana 90% 80% 92%
Kansas n/a n/a n/a
Kentucky 90% 86% 89%
Louisiana 87% 84% 87%
Massachusetts 67% 53% 73%
Maryland 81% 77% 83%
Maine 81% 78% 79%
Michigan 95% 87% 96%
Minnesota 89% 79% 88%
Missouri 89% 89% 89%
Mississippi n/a n/a n/a
Montana n/a n/a n/a
North Carolina 88% 84% 88%
North Dakota n/a n/a n/a
Nebraska 93% 87% 95%
New Hampshire 74% 70% 85%
New Jersey 79% 71% 81%
New Mexico 84% 75% 86%
Nevada 86% 85% 86%
New York 82% 75% 85%
Ohio 91% 85% 91%
Oklahoma 92% 88% 93%
Oregon 87% 85% 88%
Pennsylvania 86% 79% 86%
Rhode Island 80% 60% 87%
South Carolina 90% 89% 90%
South Dakota n/a n/a n/a
Tennessee 89% 87% 90%
Texas 82% 77% 82%
Utah 81% 78% 80%
Virginia 84% 79% 86%
Vermont 79% 72% 79%
Washington 81% 80% 81%
Wisconsin 95% 94% 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%.