Santa Cruz County Private Schools

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There are 32 private schools in Santa Cruz County, California, serving 5,379 students.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body, which is less than the California state average of 41%.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the state private school average of 12:1.

Santa Cruz County Private Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • AptosAptos Academy
    1940 Bonita Dr
    AptosCA95003
    (831)688-1080
    130 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • Scotts ValleyHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Baymonte Christian School
    (Christian)
    5000b Granite Creek Rd
    Scotts ValleyCA95066
    (831)438-0100
    (Christian)
    411 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • SoquelBeach High School
    Special Education School
    5520 Old San Jose Rd
    SoquelCA95073
    (831)462-5867
    Special Education School
    20 students | Gr. PK                      
  • Santa CruzGateway School
    126 Eucalyptus Ave
    Santa CruzCA95060
    (831)423-0341
    272 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • Santa CruzGeorgiana Bruce Kirby Preparatory School
    425 Encinal Street
    Santa CruzCA95060
    (831)423-0658
    237 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • Santa CruzGood Shepherd Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    2727 Mattison Ln
    Santa CruzCA95065
    (831)476-4000
    (Roman Catholic)
    216 students | Gr. NS-8                      
  • WatsonvilleGreen Valley Christian School
    (Assembly of God)
    376 S Green Valley Road
    WatsonvilleCA95076
    (831)724-6505
    (Assembly of God)
    383 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • Santa CruzHoly Cross School
    (Roman Catholic)
    150 Emmet
    Santa CruzCA95060
    (831)423-4447
    (Roman Catholic)
    238 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • Boulder CreekLittle People S School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Po Box 328
    Boulder CreekCA95006
    (831)338-4112
    Daycare / Preschool
    52 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • AptosMagic Apple School
    2120 Trout Gulch Rd
    AptosCA95003
    (831)688-1753
    69 students | Gr. 2-7                      
  • Santa CruzMCP Middle & High School (Monterey Coast Prep)
    Alternative School
    117 Fern Street, Suite 150
    Santa CruzCA95060
    (831)458-9800
    Alternative School
    30 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • SoquelMerit Academy
    Alternative School
    2392 North Rodeo Gulch Road
    SoquelCA95073
    (831)462-5655
    Alternative School
    24 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • WatsonvilleMonte Vista Christian School
    (Christian)
    2 School Way
    WatsonvilleCA95076
    (831)722-8178
    (Christian)
    972 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • WatsonvilleMonterey Bay Academy
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    783 San Andreas Rd
    WatsonvilleCA95076
    (831)728-1481
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    211 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Scotts ValleyMontessori Scotts Valley
    Montessori School
    123 S Navarra Dr
    Scotts ValleyCA95066
    (831)439-9313
    Montessori School
    70 students | Gr. K                      
  • WatsonvilleMoreland Notre Dame School
    (Roman Catholic)
    133 Brennan St
    WatsonvilleCA95076
    (831)728-2051
    (Roman Catholic)
    226 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • WatsonvilleMount Madonna School
    491 Summit Road
    WatsonvilleCA95076
    (408)847-2717
    218 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • Los GatosMountain Bible Christian School
    (Christian)
    23946 Summit Rd.
    Los GatosCA95033
    (408)353-2302
    (Christian)
    17 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • Santa CruzNew Horizons School
    Alternative School
    Po Box 3683
    Santa CruzCA95063
    (831)475-0133
    Alternative School
    10 students | Gr. K-5                      
  • AptosOrchard School
    Alternative School
    2408 Trout Gulch Rd
    AptosCA95003
    (831)688-1074
    Alternative School
    49 students | Gr. K-7                      
  • WatsonvillePotter's House Community Christian School
    113 E Front St
    WatsonvilleCA95076
    (831)728-5228
    25 students | Gr. 1-12                      
  • WatsonvilleSalesian Elementary & Junior High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    605 Enos Ln
    WatsonvilleCA95076
    (831)728-5518
    (Roman Catholic)
    179 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • Santa CruzSanta Cruz Children's School
    366 Gault St
    Santa CruzCA95062
    (831)429-8444
    45 students | Gr. K-7                      
  • AptosSanta Cruz Montessori School
    Montessori School
    6230 Soquel Drive
    AptosCA95003
    (831)476-1646
    Montessori School
    280 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • Santa CruzSanta Cruz Waldorf School
    Special Program Emphasis
    2190 Empire Grade
    Santa CruzCA95060
    (831)425-0519
    Special Program Emphasis
    171 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • Santa CruzHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Spring Hill- Advanced School of Santa Cruz
    250 California Street
    Santa CruzCA95060
    (831)427-2641
    156 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • WatsonvilleSt. Francis Central Coast Catholic High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    2400 East Lake Ave.
    WatsonvilleCA95076
    (831)724-5933
    (Roman Catholic)
    241 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • FeltonSt. Lawrence Academy
    (Greek Orthodox)
    6184 Highway 9
    FeltonCA95018
    (831)335-0328
    (Greek Orthodox)
    44 students | Gr. K-7                      
  • SoquelTara Redwood School
    Montessori School
    5810 Prescott Rd
    SoquelCA95073
    (831)462-9632
    Montessori School
    51 students | Gr. K-4                      
  • Santa CruzThe Bay School
    Special Education School
    5400 Soquel Avenue, Suite F
    Santa CruzCA95062
    (831)462-9620
    Special Education School
    n/a students | Gr. K-12                      
  • AptosTwin Lakes Christian School
    (Christian)
    2701 Cabrillo College Drive
    AptosCA95003
    (831)465-3301
    (Christian)
    243 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • Santa CruzVHM Christian School
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    427 Capitola Road Extension
    Santa CruzCA95062
    (831)475-4762
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    89 students | Gr. NS-8                      

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About This County (Santa Cruz) County Statistics (CA) State Statistics
Population (Approximate) 248,049 people 36,395,123 people
Age 25+ w/College Degree 48% 32%
Median Household Income $62,732 $56,166
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The average private school tuition in Santa Cruz County, CA is $8,802 for elementary schools and $20,529 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country). The average acceptance rate in Santa Cruz County, CA is 79% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).