Santa Cruz Private Schools

All Schools
(13)
 
High Schools
(4)
Elementary Schools
(13)
Preschools
(5)
Public Schools
(27)
There are 13 private schools in Santa Cruz, CA, serving 1,425 students.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body, which is less than the CA state average of 41%.
23% of Santa Cruz private schools are religiously affiliated (most commonly Roman Catholic and Seventh-Day Adventist).
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 is lower than the state private school average of 12:1.

Santa Cruz, California Private Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • Santa CruzThe Bay School
    Special Education School
    5400 Soquel Avenue, Suite F
    Santa CruzCA95062
    (831)462-9620
    Special Education School
    n/a students | Gr. K-12                      
  • Santa CruzBrightpath
    Special Education School
    849 Almar Ave Ste C-202
    Santa CruzCA95060
    (831)466-0444
    Special Education School
    6 students | Gr. 6-11                      
  • Santa CruzGateway School
    126 Eucalyptus Ave
    Santa CruzCA95060
    (831)423-0341
    272 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • Santa CruzGeorgiana Bruce Kirby Preparatory School
    425 Encinal Street
    Santa CruzCA95060
    (831)423-0658
    237 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • Santa CruzGood Shepherd Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    2727 Mattison Ln
    Santa CruzCA95065
    (831)476-4000
    (Roman Catholic)
    216 students | Gr. NS-8                      
  • Santa CruzHoly Cross School
    (Roman Catholic)
    150 Emmet
    Santa CruzCA95060
    (831)423-4447
    (Roman Catholic)
    218 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • Santa CruzMCP Middle & High School (Monterey Coast Prep)
    Alternative School
    117 Fern Street, Suite 150
    Santa CruzCA95060
    (831)458-9800
    Alternative School
    30 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • Santa CruzMidtown Montessori
    Montessori School
    818 N Branciforte Ave
    Santa CruzCA95062
    (831)423-2273
    Montessori School
    2 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • Santa CruzNew Horizons School
    Alternative School
    Po Box 3683
    Santa CruzCA95063
    (831)475-0133
    Alternative School
    10 students | Gr. K-5                      
  • Santa CruzSanta Cruz Childrens School
    366 Gault St
    Santa CruzCA95062
    (831)429-8444
    48 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • Santa CruzSanta Cruz Waldorf School
    Special Program Emphasis
    2190 Empire Grade
    Santa CruzCA95060
    (831)425-0519
    Special Program Emphasis
    141 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • Santa CruzHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Spring Hill- Advanced School of Santa Cruz
    250 California Street
    Santa CruzCA95060
    (831)427-2641
    156 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • Santa CruzVHM Christian School
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    427 Capitola Road Extension
    Santa CruzCA95062
    (831)475-4762
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    89 students | Gr. NS-8                      

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The average private school tuition in Santa Cruz, CA is $9,089 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Santa Cruz, CA is 78% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).