Most Selective Private Schools in Arizona

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  • The average private school acceptance rate in Arizona is approximately 89% per year (2020-21).
  • The most selective school in Arizona is currently Bella Vista College Preparatory School, with an acceptance rate of 50%.
  • The most selective private schools are listed below (where sufficient data available).

Most Selective Private Schools in Arizona (2020-21)

  • School Acceptance Rate Grades Location
  • Rank: #1-31.-3.Acceptance Rate: 50%
    Grades: 7-1233401 N. 56th ST
    Scottsdale, AZ 85266
    (480) 575-6001

  • Rank: #1-31.-3.Acceptance Rate: 50%
    Grades: PK-123901 E. Stanford Dr.
    Paradise Valley, AZ 85253
    (602) 955-8200

  • Rank: #1-31.-3.Acceptance Rate: 50%
    Grades: 9-128800 East Ranch Campus Road
    Rimrock, AZ 86335
    (626) 799-5010

  • Rank: #4-54.-5.
    Bayer Private School
    Bayer Private School Photo - Bayer Private School
    Special Program Emphasis
    Acceptance Rate: 60%
    Grades: PK-823555 N. 67th Ave
    Glendale, AZ 85310
    (623) 362-3700

  • Rank: #4-54.-5.
    New Way Academy
    Special Education School
    Acceptance Rate: 60%
    Grades: 1-125048 East Oak Street
    Phoenix, AZ 85008
    (602) 389-8600

  • Rank: #6-76.-7.
    Brophy College Preparatory
    Brophy College Preparatory Photo - Brophy Bronco near the 9-acre Brophy Sports Campus
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 65%
    Grades: 9-124701 N Central Avenue
    Phoenix, AZ 85012
    (602) 264-5291

  • Rank: #6-76.-7.
    Verde Valley School
    Verde Valley School Photo - Write, score and perform an original musical. Create your own violin in welding class and play it with the VVS rock or jazz band! Our approach to the arts is student-centered, performance-based and quite unique.
    Acceptance Rate: 65%
    Grades: 9-123511 Verde Valley School Road
    Sedona, AZ 86351
    (928) 284-2272

  • Rank: #88.
    Sedona Sky Academy
    All-girls | Alternative School
    Acceptance Rate: 70%
    Grades: 8-123090 E. Coronado Trail
    Rimrock, AZ 86335
    (928) 567-1322

  • Rank: #9-109.- 10.
    Dobson Montessori School
    Dobson Montessori School Photo - Arranging flowers grown in the school garden.
    Montessori School
    Acceptance Rate: 75%
    Grades: NS-12745 S. Extension
    Mesa, AZ 85210
    (480) 962-1432

  • Rank: #9-109.- 10.
    The Orme School
    The Orme School Photo - Small class sizes allow for maximum learning.
    Acceptance Rate: 75%
    Grades: 8-121000 Orme School Rd
    Mayer, AZ 86333
    (928) 632-7601

  • Rank: #11-1211.- 12.
    All Saints' Episcopal Day School
    All Saints' Episcopal Day School Photo - The sixth grade class trip to Bisbee
    (Episcopal)
    Acceptance Rate: 78%
    Grades: PK-86300 N Central Avenue
    Phoenix, AZ 85012
    (602) 274-4866

  • Rank: #11-1211.- 12.Acceptance Rate: 78%
    Grades: 6-129180 Via De Ventura
    Scottsdale, AZ 85258
    (480) 646-8200

  • Rank: #13-1713.- 17.
    Montessori Educare Academy
    Montessori Educare Academy Photo - Back yard garden and play structure.
    Montessori School
    Acceptance Rate: 80%
    Grades: PK-K1244 E Chandler Blvd
    Phoenix, AZ 85048
    (480) 283-8885

  • Rank: #13-1713.- 17.
    North Valley Christian Academy
    North Valley Christian Academy Photo - Dr. Brian Mueller, President of Grand Canyon University speaking at the NVCA groundbreaking ceremony.
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Acceptance Rate: 80%
    Grades: PK-1233655 N. 27th Dr
    Phoenix, AZ 85085
    (623) 551-3454

  • Rank: #13-1713.- 17.
    Notre Dame Preparatory
    (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 80%
    Grades: 9-129701 E Bell Rd
    Scottsdale, AZ 85260
    (480) 634-8200

  • Rank: #13-1713.- 17.
    Pardes Jewish Day School
    Pardes Jewish Day School Photo - Pardes Jewish Day School has an excellent Middle School from 5th-8th grade.Our graduating students enter AP and Honor classes in their respective High Schools
    (Jewish)
    Acceptance Rate: 80%
    Grades: K-83916 Paradise Lane
    Phoenix, AZ 85032
    (480) 991-9141

  • Rank: #13-1713.- 17.
    St Michael's School
    St Michael's School Photo - Our longstanding commitment to serving others in need through local partnerships with non-profits give our students a sense of empowerment, that the actions of one individual can have a significant and meaningful impact on the world.
    (Episcopal)
    Acceptance Rate: 80%
    Grades: K-8602 N Wilmot Rd
    Tucson, AZ 85711
    (520) 722-8478

  • Rank: #18-2118.- 21.
    AZ Aspire Academy
    Special Education School
    Acceptance Rate: 85%
    Grades: 1-122150 E Southern Avenue
    Tempe, AZ 85282
    (480) 420-6630

  • Rank: #18-2118.- 21.
    Casas Christian School
    Casas Christian School Photo - We are incredibly honored to be named the 2018 "Best Private School in Tucson" by the Arizona Daily Star!
    (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 85%
    Grades: K-810801 N La Cholla Blvd
    Tucson, AZ 85742
    (520) 297-0922

  • Rank: #18-2118.- 21.
    St Louis The King School
    St Louis The King School Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 85%
    Grades: PK-84331 W. Maryland Avenue
    Glendale, AZ 85301
    (623) 939-4260

  • Rank: #18-2118.- 21.
    Salpointe Catholic High School
    Salpointe Catholic High School Photo - Salpointe Catholic High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 85%
    Grades: 9-121545 E Copper Street
    Tucson, AZ 85719
    (520) 327-6581

  • Rank: #22-3922.- 39.
    Aldea Montessori
    Aldea Montessori Photo - The Nido (Infant Room)
    Montessori School
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: NS-K15639 N 40th Street
    Phoenix, AZ 85032
    (602) 485-0276

  • Rank: #22-3922.- 39.
    Atonement Lutheran
    Atonement Lutheran Photo
    (African Methodist Episcopal)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: PK-84001 W Beardsley Rd
    Glendale, AZ 85308
    (623) 374-3019

  • Rank: #22-3922.- 39.
    Breakthrough Academy
    Breakthrough Academy Photo
    Special Education School
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: K-83427 E Bell Rd
    Phoenix, AZ 85032
    (866) 620-9380

  • Rank: #22-3922.- 39.
    Christ The King Catholic School and Parish
    Christ The King Catholic School and Parish Photo - It's a great day to be a Cougar!
    (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: PK-81551 E Dana Avenue
    Mesa, AZ 85204
    (480) 844-4480

  • Rank: #22-3922.- 39.
    Dream City Christian School
    Dream City Christian School Photo
    (Other Lutheran)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: NS-1221000 N 75th Ave
    Glendale, AZ 85308
    (623) 561-2000

  • Rank: #22-3922.- 39.
    Gateway Academy
    Gateway Academy Photo - Home of the Warriors!
    Special Education School
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: 6-123939 E. Shea Blvd
    Phoenix, AZ 85028
    (480) 998-1071

  • Rank: #22-3922.- 39.
    Grace Lutheran School
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: PK-85600 W Palmaire Avenue
    Glendale, AZ 85301
    (623) 937-2010

  • Rank: #22-3922.- 39.
    International School of Arizona
    International School of Arizona Photo
    Special Program Emphasis
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: NS-89522 E. San Salvador Dr.
    Scottsdale, AZ 85258
    (480) 874-2326

  • Rank: #22-3922.- 39.
    The Palms Christian School
    The Palms Christian School Photo - Welcome to Palms Christian School
    (Baptist)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: K-517475 W Bell Rd
    Surprise, AZ 85374
    (623) 544-3498

  • Rank: #22-3922.- 39.Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: K-83738 N 16th Street
    Phoenix, AZ 85016
    (602) 263-8777

  • Rank: #22-3922.- 39.
    St. Gregory Elementary School
    St. Gregory Elementary School Photo - A Christ-centered curriculum.
    (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: PK-83440 N 18th Ave
    Phoenix, AZ 85015
    (602) 266-9527

  • Rank: #22-3922.- 39.
    St. Jerome Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: PK-810815 N 35th Ave
    Phoenix, AZ 85029
    (602) 942-5644

  • Rank: #22-3922.- 39.
    St Mary-Basha Catholic School
    St Mary-Basha Catholic School Photo - Our students, faculty/staff and parents gather in prayer each morning in Mary's Garden.
    (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: NS-8200 West Galveston St
    Chandler, AZ 85225
    (480) 963-4951

  • Rank: #22-3922.- 39.
    St Michael Indian School
    St Michael Indian School Photo - Roman Catholic Religion and Theology classes taught at every level. Weekly mass. All faiths welcome to the school. It is not a requirement to be Catholic to attend.
    (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: PK-121 Lupton Rd
    Saint Michaels, AZ 86511
    (505) 979-5590

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