Most Selective Private High Schools in Missouri

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The average private high school acceptance rate in Missouri is approximately 86% per year (2021).
The most selective school in Missouri is currently Thomas Jefferson Independent Day School, with an acceptance rate of 28%.
The most selective private high schools are listed below (where sufficient data available).

Most Selective Private High Schools in Missouri (2021)

  • School Acceptance Rate Grades Location
  • Rank: #11.Acceptance Rate: 28%
    Grades: PK-123401 Newman Rd
    Joplin, MO 64801
    (417) 781-5124

  • Rank: #22.Acceptance Rate: 30%
    Grades: 7-124100 S Lindbergh Blvd
    Saint Louis, MO 63127
    (314) 843-4151

  • Rank: #33.
    John Burroughs School
    John Burroughs School Photo - In a rigorous curriculum, students learn creative problem solving, critical thinking, data-driven decision making and collaboration skills that will prepare them for active participation in a world with new challenges.
    Acceptance Rate: 45%
    Grades: 7-12755 S Price Road
    Saint Louis, MO 63124
    (314) 993-4040

  • Rank: #44.
    Twin City Christian Academy
    Twin City Christian Academy Photo
    (Baptist)
    Acceptance Rate: 70%
    Grades: PK-12723 Horine Rd
    Festus, MO 63028
    (636) 937-9664

  • Rank: #5-65.-6.
    Cape Christian Community School
    Cape Christian Community School Photo - Elementary students
    (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 75%
    Grades: PK-92911 Kage Rd
    Cape Girardeau, MO 63701
    (573) 335-8333

  • Rank: #5-65.-6.
    Missouri Military Academy
    Missouri Military Academy Photo - Missouri Military Academy develops cadets who are of sound moral character, who have self-disciplined to strive for and achieve their goals and who are academically prepared to attend college.
    All-boys
    Acceptance Rate: 75%
    Grades: 7-12204 N Grand St
    Mexico, MO 65265
    (573) 581-1776

  • Rank: #77.
    Westminster Christian Academy
    Westminster Christian Academy Photo
    (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 76%
    Grades: 7-12800 Maryville Centre Dr
    Chesterfield, MO 63017
    (314) 997-2900

  • Rank: #88.
    The Barstow School
    Acceptance Rate: 78%
    Grades: NS-1211511 State Line
    Kansas City, MO 64114
    (816) 942-3255

  • Rank: #9-119.- 11.
    Chaminade College Prep School
    Chaminade College Prep School Photo - 2015 Senior House Captains
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 85%
    Grades: 6-12425 S. Lindbergh Blvd
    Saint Louis, MO 63131
    (314) 993-4400

  • Rank: #9-119.- 11.
    Heart Of America Christian Academy
    (Pentecostal)
    Acceptance Rate: 85%
    Grades: NS-127600 Blue Ridge
    Kansas City, MO 64138
    (816) 356-6380

  • Rank: #9-119.- 11.
    St. Josephs Academy
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 85%
    Grades: 9-122307 S Lindbergh Blvd
    Saint Louis, MO 63131
    (314) 394-4321

  • Rank: #1212.
    Rosati-Kain High School
    Rosati-Kain High School Photo
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 87%
    Grades: 9-124389 Lindell Blvd
    Saint Louis, MO 63108
    (314) 533-8513

  • Rank: #1313.
    Christian Academy Of Greater St. Louis
    Christian Academy Of Greater St. Louis Photo
    (Church of Christ)
    Acceptance Rate: 89%
    Grades: NS-1211050 North Warson Road
    Saint Louis, MO 63114
    (314) 429-7070

  • Rank: #14-2414.- 24.
    Academy Of Saint Louis
    Academy Of Saint Louis Photo - The Academy of St. Louis is the only private, faith-based school for students with learning disabilities in St. Louis serving grades K-12th.
    Special Education School (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: 5-121633 Kehrs Mill Road, Building B
    Chesterfield, MO 63005
    (636) 534-5099

  • Rank: #14-2414.- 24.
    Barat Academy
    Barat Academy Photo - Service Learning!
    (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: 6-1217815 Wild Horse Creek Road
    Chesterfield, MO 63005
    (636) 300-5573

  • Rank: #14-2414.- 24.
    College Heights Christian School
    College Heights Christian School Photo
    (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: PK-124311 Newman Rd
    Joplin, MO 64801
    (417) 782-4114

  • Rank: #14-2414.- 24.
    Ecc-childhaven
    Special Education School
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: K-12330 N Gore Avenue
    Saint Louis, MO 63119
    (314) 919-4700

  • Rank: #14-2414.- 24.
    Faith Christian Academy
    (Assembly of God)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: K-12751 Worley Dr
    West Plains, MO 65775
    (417) 256-1817

  • Rank: #14-2414.- 24.
    Lutheran High School North
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: 6-125401 Lucas And Hunt Rd
    Saint Louis, MO 63121
    (314) 389-3100

  • Rank: #14-2414.- 24.
    New Life Christian School
    New Life Christian School Photo - truth. intellect. potential.
    (Pentecostal)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: PK-1211570 Mark Twain Ln
    Bridgeton, MO 63044
    (314) 291-4181

  • Rank: #14-2414.- 24.
    Rockhurst High School
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: 9-129301 State Line Rd
    Kansas City, MO 64114
    (816) 363-2036

  • Rank: #14-2414.- 24.
    Saint Paul Lutheran High School
    Saint Paul Lutheran High School Photo - Row of trees facing the Saint Paul victory bell and in the background you see the Fine Arts building. The Fine Arts building houses art, music, choir, sociology and government.
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: 9-12205 S. Main Street
    Concordia, MO 64020
    (660) 463-2238

  • Rank: #14-2414.- 24.
    Trinity Catholic High School
    Trinity Catholic High School Photo - Trinity is in the second year of our new ROBOTICS course.
    (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: 9-121720 Redman Rd
    Saint Louis, MO 63138
    (314) 741-1333

  • Rank: #14-2414.- 24.
    Visitation Academy Of St Louis
    Visitation Academy Of St Louis Photo - "A School for Life"
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: PK-123020 North Ballas Road
    Saint Louis, MO 63131
    (314) 625-9103

  • Rank: #25-3225.- 32.
    Christian Brothers College High School
    Christian Brothers College High School Photo
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 95%
    Grades: 9-121850 De La Salle Dr
    Saint Louis, MO 63141
    (314) 985-6095

  • Rank: #25-3225.- 32.Acceptance Rate: 95%
    Grades: 6-121145 Tom Ginnever Ave
    O Fallon, MO 63366
    (636) 978-1680

  • Rank: #25-3225.- 32.
    Clay-Platte Montessori School
    Clay-Platte Montessori School Photo
    Montessori School
    Acceptance Rate: 95%
    Grades: NS-125901 NW Waukomis Drive
    Kansas City, MO 64151
    (816) 741-6940

  • Rank: #25-3225.- 32.
    DaySpring Arts & Education
    DaySpring Arts & Education Photo
    (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 95%
    Grades: PK-122500 Metro Blvd.
    Maryland Heights, MO 63043
    (314) 291-8878

  • Rank: #25-3225.- 32.
    Gateway Legacy Christian Academy
    Gateway Legacy Christian Academy Photo - After a long day of games, sports, and fun....the students worked together in one final teamwork activity.
    (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 95%
    Grades: PK-12700 Howdershell Rd
    Florissant, MO 63031
    (314) 733-5208

  • Rank: #25-3225.- 32.
    Lutheran High School South
    Lutheran High School South Photo - Our college-prep curriculum in a Christ-centered environment prepares each of our students for many options and choices for college. Ninety-eight percent of our students continue their education in a college or university.
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Acceptance Rate: 95%
    Grades: 9-129515 Tesson Ferry Road
    Saint Louis, MO 63123
    (314) 631-1400

  • Rank: #25-3225.- 32.
    Notre Dame De Sion School
    Notre Dame De Sion School Photo - Centered around a shared mission, Notre Dame de Sion School aims to prepare students for socially responsible, values-based leadership in a culturally and religiously diverse world. Both our Grade School and High School Campuses embrace an “Implicit Curriculum” and an “Explicit Curriculum” rooted in the Charism of the Congregation of the Sisters of Notre Dame de Sion.
    (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 95%
    Grades: NS-1210631 Wornall Rd
    Kansas City, MO 64114
    (816) 942-3282

  • Rank: #25-3225.- 32.
    Outreach Christian Ed
    Outreach Christian Ed Photo - Kindergarten graduation!
    (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 95%
    Grades: NS-122900 NE Cates Street
    Kansas City, MO 64117
    (816) 455-5575

  • Rank: #33-3433.- 34.
    Eagle Heights Christian School
    (Baptist)
    Acceptance Rate: 97%
    Grades: PK-125600 N Brighton Ave
    Kansas City, MO 64119
    (816) 454-7410

  • Rank: #33-3433.- 34.
    North County Christian School
    North County Christian School Photo - Orchestra, string ensemble and jazz band perform separately and together throughout the school year.
    (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 97%
    Grades: PK-12845 Dunn Rd
    Florissant, MO 63031
    (314) 972-6227

  • Rank: #35-3835.- 38.
    Duchesne High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 98%
    Grades: 9-122550 Elm Street
    Saint Charles, MO 63301
    (636) 946-6767

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