Most Selective Private High Schools in District of Columbia

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The average private high school acceptance rate in District of Columbia is approximately 65% per year (2021).
The most selective school in District of Columbia is currently Gonzaga College High School, with an acceptance rate of 45%.
The most selective private high schools are listed below (where sufficient data available).

Most Selective Private High Schools in District of Columbia (2021)

  • School Acceptance Rate Grades Location
  • Rank: #1-21.-2.
    Gonzaga College High School
    Gonzaga College High School Photo - Gonzaga is Washington's only Catholic, Jesuit high school. The campus is located in the heart of our nation's capital and consists of nine buildings. In recent years, the physical plant has undergone major renovations and additions.
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 45%
    Grades: 9-1219 I Street NW
    Washington, DC 20001
    (202) 336-7100

  • Rank: #1-21.-2.
    St. Johns College High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 45%
    Grades: 9-122607 Military Road NW, Chevy Chase
    Washington, DC 20015
    (202) 363-2316

  • Rank: #33.
    Kingsbury Day School
    Special Education School
    Acceptance Rate: 70%
    Grades: PK-125000 14th St Nw
    Washington, DC 20011
    (202) 722-5555

  • Rank: #44.
    Kirov Academy Of Ballet of Washington DC
    Kirov Academy Of Ballet of Washington DC Photo - Teaching the After School Program Classes
    Special Program Emphasis
    Acceptance Rate: 75%
    Grades: 6-124301 Harewood Rd NE
    Washington, DC 20017
    (202) 832-1087

  • Rank: #55.
    St. Jerome Institute
    St. Jerome Institute Photo - St. Jerome Institute: A liberal arts high school in the Catholic tradition
    (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: 9-121800 Perry St. NE
    Washington, DC 20018
    (301) 887-3008

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