Most Selective Private Preschools in Massachusetts

The average private preschool acceptance rate in Massachusetts is 85% per year (2021).
The most selective school in Massachusetts is Tenacre Country Day School, with an acceptance rate of 30%. The most selective private preschools are listed below.

Most Selective Private Preschools in Massachusetts (2021)

School
Acceptance Rate
Grades
Location
Rank: #11.
Tenacre Country Day School
Tenacre Country Day School Photo - Tenacre fifth and sixth graders play interscholastic sports every season. Centennial Field is used for soccer, field hockey and flag football in the fall and baseball and softball in the spring. The Dareshori Gymnasium is used for boys' and girls' basketball in the winter.
(4)
Acceptance Rate: 30%
Grades: PK-6
78 Benvenue Street
Wellesley, MA 02482
(781) 235-2282
Rank: #22.
Derby Academy
Derby Academy Photo - Founded in 1784, Derby Academy is a coeducational, Pre-Kindergarten through Grade 8 school that nurtures the development of the child by providing opportunities for the maximum intellectual, emotional and physical growth of each student.
Acceptance Rate: 36%
Grades: PK-8
56 Burditt Ave
Hingham, MA 02043
(781) 749-0746
Rank: #33.
Acceptance Rate: 40%
Grades: NS-8
55 Interlaken Rd.
Stockbridge, MA 01262
(413) 637-0755
Rank: #4 - 64. - 6.
Atrium School
Atrium School Photo
(5)
Acceptance Rate: 50%
Grades: PK-8
69 Grove St
Watertown, MA 02472
(617) 923-4156
Rank: #4 - 64. - 6.
Cambridge Montessori School
Cambridge Montessori School Photo
Montessori School
(4)
Acceptance Rate: 50%
Grades: NS-8
161 Garden St
Cambridge, MA 02138
(617) 492-3410
Rank: #4 - 64. - 6.
Holy Trinity School
(Roman Catholic)
Acceptance Rate: 50%
Grades: PK-8
64 Lamphor St
Fall River, MA 02721
(508) 673-6772
Rank: #77.
Acceptance Rate: 55%
Grades: NS-8
90 Sandy Valley Road
Dedham, MA 02026
(781) 329-0850
Rank: #8 - 98. - 9.
Lexington Montessori School
Lexington Montessori School Photo - Lexington Montessori School: Hands-on, collaborative learning in a nurturing and engaging environment.
Montessori School
(8)
Acceptance Rate: 60%
Grades: NS-8
130 Pleasant Street
Lexington, MA 02421
(781) 862-8571
Rank: #8 - 98. - 9.
Sparhawk School
Sparhawk School Photo
Acceptance Rate: 60%
Grades: PK-12
4 Noel St.
Amesbury, MA 01913
(978) 388-5354
Rank: #1010.
Friends Academy
Friends Academy Photo - In the classrooms...
Acceptance Rate: 64%
Grades: PK-8
1088 Tucker Road
North Dartmouth, MA 02747
(508) 999-1356
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
Cambridge Friends School
Cambridge Friends School Photo - CFS students with their teacher outdoors.
(Friends)
(3)
Acceptance Rate: 65%
Grades: PK-8
5 Cadbury Road
Cambridge, MA 02140
(617) 354-3880
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
Walnut Park Montessori
Montessori School (Roman Catholic)
(2)
Acceptance Rate: 65%
Grades: PK-K
47 Walnut Park
Newton, MA 02458
(617) 969-9208
Rank: #13 - 1413. - 14.
Nashoba Brooks School
Nashoba Brooks School Photo
(7)
Acceptance Rate: 75%
Grades: PK-8
200 Strawberry Hill Road
Concord, MA 01742
(978) 369-4591
Rank: #13 - 1413. - 14.
St. Bernadette Elementary School
St. Bernadette Elementary School Photo
(Roman Catholic)
Acceptance Rate: 75%
Grades: PK-8
266 Main St
Northborough, MA 01532
(508) 351-9905
Rank: #1515.
Whitinsville Christian School
Whitinsville Christian School Photo - Our actively engaged, student-focused, distinctively Christian learning environment motivates students to grow in academics, arts, athletics, and other areas, integrating faith into all aspects of the educational experience.
(Calvinist)
(4)
Acceptance Rate: 78%
Grades: NS-12
279 Linwood Ave
Whitinsville, MA 01588
(508) 234-8211
Rank: #16 - 1916. - 19.
Bridgeview Montessori School
Montessori School
Acceptance Rate: 80%
Grades: NS-6
885 Sandwich Rd
Sagamore, MA 02561
(508) 888-3567
Rank: #16 - 1916. - 19.
Delphi Academy of Boston
Delphi Academy of Boston Photo - Small class sizes, big thinkers & challenging environment. Caring faculty provide personal, one-on-one attention for every child. Over 40 years of educational experience and success.
(8)
Acceptance Rate: 80%
Grades: PK-8
564 Blue Hill Avenue
Milton, MA 02186
(617) 333-9610
Rank: #16 - 1916. - 19.
Nashoba Montessori School, Inc.
Montessori School
(2)
Acceptance Rate: 80%
Grades: NS
725 Main St,
Lancaster, MA 01523
(978) 365-2555
Rank: #16 - 1916. - 19.
Touchstone Community School
Touchstone Community School Photo
Alternative School
(6)
Acceptance Rate: 80%
Grades: NS-8
54 Leland St
Grafton, MA 01519
(508) 839-0038
Rank: #20 - 2420. - 24.
The Center School
The Center School Photo - Center School students are immersed in rigor and play in balanced abundance. This 3rd/4th grade is heading out to their "Woods Spot"--a location in the adjacent conservation area where the class spends time most afternoons. Woods spots become a nexus of social and academic learning, where commerce, governance, and community emerge organically.
(2)
Acceptance Rate: 85%
Grades: PK-8
71 Montague City Rd
Greenfield, MA 01301
(413) 773-1700
Rank: #20 - 2420. - 24.
Community Christian Academy
(Christian)
Acceptance Rate: 85%
Grades: PK-8
105 Princeton Blvd
Lowell, MA 01851
(978) 453-4738
Rank: #20 - 2420. - 24.
Jackson Walnut Park School
Jackson Walnut Park School Photo - Jackson Elementary
(Roman Catholic)
Acceptance Rate: 85%
Grades: NS-6
200 Jackson Road
Newton, MA 02458
(617) 202-9772
Rank: #20 - 2420. - 24.
Oak Meadow School
Oak Meadow School Photo
Montessori School
(4)
Acceptance Rate: 85%
Grades: NS-8
2 Old Pickard Lane
Littleton, MA 01460
(978) 486-9874
Rank: #20 - 2420. - 24.
The Village School
The Village School Photo - Village School Reading Buddies write a poem together.
Acceptance Rate: 85%
Grades: NS-6
253 S. Royalston Rd
Royalston, MA 01368
(978) 249-3505
Rank: #2525.
Pioneer Valley Christian Academy
Pioneer Valley Christian Academy Photo
(Christian)
(2)
Acceptance Rate: 88%
Grades: PK-12
965 Plumtree Road
Springfield, MA 01119
(413) 782-8031
Rank: #26 - 3426. - 34.
All Saints Catholic School
All Saints Catholic School Photo - Working and learning together!
(Roman Catholic)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: PK-8
115 Illinois Street
New Bedford, MA 02745
(508) 995-3696
Rank: #26 - 3426. - 34.
Atlas Academy
Montessori School
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: NS-4
112 Sladen St.
Dracut, MA 01826
(978) 905-8165
Rank: #26 - 3426. - 34.
Holy Trinity School
(Roman Catholic)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: NS-5
245 Route 28
West Harwich, MA 02671
(508) 432-8216
Rank: #26 - 3426. - 34.
Lesley Ellis School
Lesley Ellis School Photo
(4)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: NS-8
34 Winter Street
Arlington, MA 02474
(781) 641-1346
Rank: #26 - 3426. - 34.
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: NS-K
503 Lynnfield St
Lynn, MA 01904
(781) 595-3487
Rank: #26 - 3426. - 34.
Mullein Hill Christian Academy
Mullein Hill Christian Academy Photo - Mullein Hill Christian Academy is proud to announce the Mullein Hill Munchkins building. This house has been renovated and now houses our Pre-K and Kindergarten students.
(Christian)
(2)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: PK-8
25 Staples Shore Road
Lakeville, MA 02347
(774) 213-9093
Rank: #26 - 3426. - 34.
Thacher Montessori School
Thacher Montessori School Photo - A place designed around a child's need and curiosity.
Montessori School
(2)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: NS-8
1425 Blue Hill Ave
Milton, MA 02186
(617) 361-2522
Rank: #26 - 3426. - 34.
Trinity Christian Academy
Trinity Christian Academy Photo - Homecoming
(Christian)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: PK-12
979 Mary Dunn Rd
Barnstable, MA 02630
(508) 790-0114
Rank: #26 - 3426. - 34.
Woodside Montessori Academy
Woodside Montessori Academy Photo - Sensorial Montessori materials allow children opportunities for developing the senses, concentration, executive function skills and problem solving.
Montessori School
(2)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: PK-8
350 Village St
Millis, MA 02054
(508) 376-5320
Rank: #35 - 4335. - 43.
Adams Montessori School
Adams Montessori School Photo
Montessori School
Acceptance Rate: 95%
Grades: PK-6
310 Adams St
Quincy, MA 02169
(617) 773-8200
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