Philadelphia Private Schools

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There are 256 private schools in Philadelphia, PA, serving 48,752 students.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body, which is more than the PA state average of 25%.
73% of Philadelphia, PA private schools are religiously affiliated (most commonly Roman Catholic and Christian).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is higher than the state private school average of 10:1.

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Private Schools

  • School Location Students Grades
  • Philadelphia63rd St Multicultural Academy Of Academic Excellence
      (Islamic)
    Po Box 28756
    PhiladelphiaPA19151
    (215)381-1962
      (Islamic)
    54 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • PhiladelphiaAcademy Of Essential Knowledge
      (Islamic)
    1546 North 27th Street
    PhiladelphiaPA19121
    (215)763-1601
      (Islamic)
    33 students | Gr. 1-11                      
  • PhiladelphiaAl Aqsa Islamic Academy
      (Islamic)
    1501 Germantown Ave
    PhiladelphiaPA19122
    (215)765-6660
      (Islamic)
    265 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • PhiladelphiaAl Mosheh Shule Of Positive Ed
    1931 Page St
    PhiladelphiaPA19121
    (215)765-6462
    8 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • PhiladelphiaAll Saints Episcopal School
    Daycare / Preschool  (Episcopal)
    9601 Frankford Ave
    PhiladelphiaPA19114
    (215)637-8788
    Daycare / Preschool  (Episcopal)
    16 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • PhiladelphiaAlpha House Nursery & Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool  (Roman Catholic)
    9801 Frankford Ave
    PhiladelphiaPA19114
    (215)632-3366
    Daycare / Preschool  (Roman Catholic)
    24 students | Gr. K                      
  • PhiladelphiaAnnunciation Bvm School
      (Roman Catholic)
    1150 Wharton St
    PhiladelphiaPA19147
    (215)465-1416
      (Roman Catholic)
    203 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • PhiladelphiaArchbishop Ryan High School
      (Roman Catholic)
    11201 Academy Rd
    PhiladelphiaPA19154
    (215)637-1800
      (Roman Catholic)
    1615 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • PhiladelphiaAscension Of Our Lord School
      (Roman Catholic)
    735 E Westmoreland St
    PhiladelphiaPA19134
    (215)739-6226
      (Roman Catholic)
    156 students | Gr. K-9                      
  • PhiladelphiaBambi Educational Daycare Center
    Special Program Emphasis
    500 Red Lion Rd
    PhiladelphiaPA19115
    (215)464-8623
    Special Program Emphasis
    24 students | Gr. K                      
  • PhiladelphiaBeginning Learning Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    620 S 10th St
    PhiladelphiaPA19147
    (215)627-3668
    Daycare / Preschool
    4 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • PhiladelphiaBethel Baptist Academy
      (Baptist)
    2210 E Susquehanna Ave
    PhiladelphiaPA19125
    (215)426-1909
      (Baptist)
    68 students | Gr. KG-12                      
  • PhiladelphiaBetter Way Academy
      (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    8253 Bustleton Ave
    PhiladelphiaPA19152
    (215)745-8910
      (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    22 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • PhiladelphiaBeulah Baptist Christian Day School
      (Assembly of God)
    5001 Spruce St 21
    PhiladelphiaPA19139
    (215)747-3347
      (Assembly of God)
    73 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • PhiladelphiaBible Way Academy
    Daycare / Preschool
    5151 Warren Street
    PhiladelphiaPA19131
    (215)877-1400
    Daycare / Preschool
    5 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • PhiladelphiaBibleway Academy
      (Christian)
    5186 Bibleway St
    PhiladelphiaPA19131
    (215)740-9333
      (Christian)
    55 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • PhiladelphiaBlair Christian Academy
      (Christian)
    220 W Upsal St
    PhiladelphiaPA19119
    (215)438-6557
      (Christian)
    84 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • PhiladelphiaBrightside Child Care Academy 7
    1819 E Allegheny Avenue
    PhiladelphiaPA19134
    (215)427-4703
    n/a students | Gr. NS-8                      
  • PhiladelphiaBroad Street Academy
      (Christian)
    1434 Belfield Ave
    PhiladelphiaPA19140
    (215)329-2300
      (Christian)
    70 students | Gr. KG-3                      
  • PhiladelphiaBuilding Futures Family Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    5305 Germantown Ave # 15
    PhiladelphiaPA19144
    (215)849-4574
    Daycare / Preschool
    7 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • PhiladelphiaCalvary Christian Academy
      (Christian)
    13500 Philmont Ave
    PhiladelphiaPA19116
    (215)969-1579
      (Christian)
    927 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • PhiladelphiaCalvary Temple Christian Academy
      (Assembly of God)
    3301 S 20th St
    PhiladelphiaPA19145
    (215)462-2822
      (Assembly of God)
    117 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • PhiladelphiaCardinal Dougherty High School
      (Roman Catholic)
    6301 N 2nd St
    PhiladelphiaPA19120
    (215)276-2300
      (Roman Catholic)
    639 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • PhiladelphiaCC of Philadelphia CDC
    Daycare / Preschool
    440 N 16th Street
    PhiladelphiaPA19130
    (215)751-8765
    Daycare / Preschool
    18 students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • PhiladelphiaCedar Grove Christian Academy
      (Christian)
    6445 Bingham St
    PhiladelphiaPA19111
    (215)725-3383
      (Christian)
    321 students | Gr. NS-8                      
  • PhiladelphiaCelestial Christian Community
      (Christian)
    2534 W Thompson St
    PhiladelphiaPA19121
    (215)235-0353
      (Christian)
    30 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • PhiladelphiaCenter City KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    1700 Market Street
    PhiladelphiaPA19103
    (215)563-9499
    Daycare / Preschool
    8 students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • PhiladelphiaChalutzim Academy/cornerstone High School
      (Jewish)
    7501 Haverford Ave
    PhiladelphiaPA19151
    (610)283-2621
      (Jewish)
    34 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • PhiladelphiaChelten Christ Little People
    Daycare / Preschool  (Christian)
    605 E Chelten Ave
    PhiladelphiaPA19144
    (215)849-6614
    Daycare / Preschool  (Christian)
    6 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • PhiladelphiaChildren''s Developmental Learning Center
    Montessori School  (Christian)
    6201 Buist Ave
    PhiladelphiaPA19142
    (215)724-5977
    Montessori School  (Christian)
    9 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • PhiladelphiaChildren's Village Child Care
    Daycare / Preschool
    125 N 8th Street
    PhiladelphiaPA19106
    (215)931-0190
    Daycare / Preschool
    17 students | Gr. NS-K                      
  • PhiladelphiaChinatown Learning Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    1034 Spring Street
    PhiladelphiaPA19107
    (215)922-4227
    Daycare / Preschool
    45 students | Gr. PK-7                      
  • PhiladelphiaChrist Independent Baptist Academy
      (Baptist)
    1618 Womrath Street
    PhiladelphiaPA19124
    (215)288-5667
      (Baptist)
    45 students | Gr. K-12                      
  • PhiladelphiaChrist The King Elementary School
      (Roman Catholic)
    3205 Chesterfield Rd
    PhiladelphiaPA19114
    (215)632-1375
      (Roman Catholic)
    371 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • PhiladelphiaChristian Light Educational Center
    Daycare / Preschool  (Christian)
    204 S 60th St
    PhiladelphiaPA19139
    (215)476-3307
    Daycare / Preschool  (Christian)
    22 students | Gr. PK-K                      
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The average private school tuition in Philadelphia, PA is $6,139 for elementary schools and $17,116 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Philadelphia, PA is 66% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).