Delaware Private Schools

There are 160 private schools in Delaware, serving 26,417 students.
The average private school tuition is $9,428 for elementary schools and $11,370 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
The average acceptance rate is 88% (view national acceptance rates).
Minority enrollment is 25% and the student:teacher ratio is 11:1.
60% of schools are religiously affiliated (most commonly Roman Catholic and Christian).
  • County
    # Schools
    # Students
    % Minority
  • 2626 Schools
    2,1812,181 Students
    35% 35% Minority
  • 116116 Schools
    22,57922,579 Students
    26% 26% Minority
  • 1818 Schools
    1,8161,816 Students
    17% 17% Minority
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