District of Columbia Private Schools

There are 103 private schools in District of Columbia, serving 20,136 students.
Minority enrollment is 50% and the student:teacher ratio is 8:1.
54% of District of Columbia private schools are religiously affiliated (most commonly Roman Catholic and Christian).

District of Columbia Private Schools by County

Popular cities: Washington (103 schools)
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Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in District of Columbia is $16,165 for elementary schools and $27,931 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in District of Columbia is n/a% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).