Maine Private Schools

There are 176 private schools in Maine, serving 18,699 students.
The average private school tuition is $7,648 for elementary schools and $25,942 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
The average acceptance rate is 79% (view national acceptance rates).
Minority enrollment is 10% and the student:teacher ratio is 9:1.
39% of schools are religiously affiliated (most commonly Christian and Baptist).
Recent Articles
November 24, 2015
Many parents search for an answer to the question "How do I provide the kind of religious education I want for my child?" Religious education is a very personal, subjective matter. We explore some of your options.
November 19, 2015
Myths, urban legends and just plain misinformation abound concerning private schools. We shed some light on the facts you may not have known.
October 04, 2015
This A-Z list is designed to make you aware of the many things involved in choosing the right school for your child.