District of Columbia Private Schools

There are 101 private schools in District of Columbia, serving 17,613 students.
Minority enrollment is 49% and the student:teacher ratio is 7:1.
51% of District of Columbia private schools are religiously affiliated (most commonly Roman Catholic and Episcopal).

District of Columbia Private Schools by County

Popular cities: Washington (102 schools)
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What to Research Before Choosing a Private School
What to Research Before Choosing a Private School
When making an important decision that will impact the lives of your children, you need to have all the facts in place. We compiled a list of the most important factors to consider when choosing a final private school for your child.
What Do They Teach?
As you evaluate schools, take time to explore fully what the schools which you are looking at teach.
What Do I Do When....? Part 2
Here are some more answers and resources to help you deal with tough questions such as "What do I do when my child doesn't test well?"
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in District of Columbia is $15,936 for elementary schools and $26,535 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).