Most Selective Private Preschools in Massachusetts

The average private preschool acceptance rate in Massachusetts is 82% per year (2022-23).
The most selective school in Massachusetts is Shady Hill School, with an acceptance rate of 18%.
Acceptance Rate Range: 18% 90% Avg. Acceptance Rate: 69%

Most Selective Private Preschools in Massachusetts (2022-23)

School
Acceptance Rate
Grades
Location
Rank: #11.
Shady Hill School
Shady Hill School Photo
Acceptance Rate: 18%
Grades: PK-8
178 Coolidge Hill
Cambridge, MA 02138
(617) 520-5200
Rank: #22.
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: #33.
League School Of Greater Boston
Special Education School
Acceptance Rate: 33%
Grades: PK-12
300 Boston Providence Turnpike
East Walpole, MA 02032
(508) 850-3900
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Acceptance Rate: 40%
Grades: NS-8
55 Interlaken Rd.
Stockbridge, MA 01262
(413) 637-0755
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Birches School
Birches School Photo
(5)
Acceptance Rate: 40%
Grades: PK-8
100 Bedford Road
Lincoln, MA 01773
(781) 259-8100
Rank: #66.
The Chestnut Hill School
The Chestnut Hill School Photo
(8)
Acceptance Rate: 45%
Grades: NS-6
428 Hammond Street
Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
(617) 566-4394
Rank: #7 - 97. - 9.
Atrium School
Atrium School Photo
(5)
Acceptance Rate: 50%
Grades: PK-8
69 Grove St
Watertown, MA 02472
(617) 923-4156
Rank: #7 - 97. - 9.
Cambridge Montessori School
Cambridge Montessori School Photo
Montessori School
(6)
Acceptance Rate: 50%
Grades: NS-8
161 Garden St
Cambridge, MA 02138
(617) 492-3410
Rank: #7 - 97. - 9.
Holy Trinity School
(Catholic)
Acceptance Rate: 50%
Grades: PK-8
64 Lamphor St
Fall River, MA 02721
(508) 673-6772
Rank: #1010.
Dedham Country Day School
Dedham Country Day School Photo - Welcome to Dedham Country Day!
(1)
Acceptance Rate: 55%
Grades: NS-8
90 Sandy Valley Road
Dedham, MA 02026
(781) 329-0850
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
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: #11 - 1211. - 12.
Sparhawk School
Sparhawk School Photo
Acceptance Rate: 60%
Grades: PK-12
4 Noel St.
Amesbury, MA 01913
(978) 388-5354
Rank: #1313.
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: #1414.
Walnut Park Montessori
Montessori School (Catholic)
(2)
Acceptance Rate: 65%
Grades: PK-K
47 Walnut Park
Newton, MA 02458
(617) 969-9208
Rank: #1515.
Oak Meadow School
Oak Meadow School Photo
Montessori School
(4)
Acceptance Rate: 67%
Grades: NS-8
2 Old Pickard Lane
Littleton, MA 01460
(978) 486-9874
Rank: #16 - 1716. - 17.
Nashoba Brooks School
Nashoba Brooks School Photo
(10)
Acceptance Rate: 75%
Grades: PK-8
200 Strawberry Hill Road
Concord, MA 01742
(978) 369-4591
Rank: #16 - 1716. - 17.
St. Bernadette Elementary School
St. Bernadette Elementary School Photo
(Catholic)
(1)
Acceptance Rate: 75%
Grades: PK-8
266 Main St
Northborough, MA 01532
(508) 351-9905
Rank: #1818.
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: #19 - 2219. - 22.
Bridgeview Montessori School
Montessori School
Acceptance Rate: 80%
Grades: NS-6
885 Sandwich Rd
Sagamore, MA 02561
(508) 888-3567
Rank: #19 - 2219. - 22.
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: #19 - 2219. - 22.
Nashoba Montessori School, Inc.
Montessori School
(2)
Acceptance Rate: 80%
Grades: NS
725 Main St,
Lancaster, MA 01523
(978) 365-2555
Rank: #19 - 2219. - 22.
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: #23 - 2823. - 28.
125
125 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: NS-8
739 Bernardston Road
Greenfield, MA 01301
(413) 773-1700
Rank: #23 - 2823. - 28.
Boston Children's School
Boston Children's School Photo
Daycare / Preschool
Acceptance Rate: 85%
Grades: PK-3
8 Whittier Place
Boston, MA 02114
(617) 367-6239
Rank: #23 - 2823. - 28.
Community Christian Academy
(Christian)
Acceptance Rate: 85%
Grades: PK-8
105 Princeton Blvd
Lowell, MA 01851
(978) 453-4738
Rank: #23 - 2823. - 28.
First Lutheran School
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
Acceptance Rate: 85%
Grades: PK-8
1810 Northampton St
Holyoke, MA 01040
(413) 532-4272
Rank: #23 - 2823. - 28.
Jackson Walnut Park School
Jackson Walnut Park School Photo - Jackson Elementary
(Catholic)
(1)
Acceptance Rate: 85%
Grades: NS-6
200 Jackson Road
Newton, MA 02458
(617) 202-9772
Rank: #23 - 2823. - 28.
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: #2929.
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: #30 - 3830. - 38.
All Saints Catholic School
All Saints Catholic School Photo - Working and learning together!
(Catholic)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: PK-8
115 Illinois Street
New Bedford, MA 02745
(508) 995-3696
Rank: #30 - 3830. - 38.
Atlas Academy
Montessori School
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: NS-4
112 Sladen St.
Dracut, MA 01826
(978) 905-8165
Rank: #30 - 3830. - 38.
Holy Trinity School
(Catholic)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: NS-5
245 Route 28
West Harwich, MA 02671
(508) 432-8216
Rank: #30 - 3830. - 38.
Lesley Ellis School
Lesley Ellis School Photo
(4)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: NS-8
34 Winter Street
Arlington, MA 02474
(781) 641-1346
Rank: #30 - 3830. - 38.
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: NS-K
503 Lynnfield St
Lynn, MA 01904
(781) 595-3487
Rank: #30 - 3830. - 38.
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
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