District of Columbia Private Schools

There are 102 private schools in District of Columbia, serving 20,210 students.
The average private school tuition is $17,067 for elementary schools and $28,018 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
Minority enrollment is 50% and the student:teacher ratio is 8:1.
51% of schools are religiously affiliated (most commonly Roman Catholic and Episcopal).

District of Columbia Private Schools by County

Popular cities: Washington (101 schools)
Recent Articles
Could This Happen To My Child?
August 30, 2015
Scandals in private school are bound to raise questions for those of us thinking about sending our children to private school. Regardless of how sensational these scandals may appear, they are actually few and far between.
Vouchers aka Tax Credits and Scholarship Funds
August 09, 2015
Voucher programs have gained a lot of traction since 1989 when the first voucher program appeared in Milwaukee. We look at how things are playing out in 2015.
Why Would I Want to....
July 12, 2015
Many parents tend to dismiss the idea of sending their children to private school without exploring it in depth. We explore this and several more related subjects.