Most Selective Private High Schools in Missouri

The average private high school acceptance rate in Missouri is 87% per year (2021-22).
The most selective school in Missouri is Thomas Jefferson Independent Day School, with an acceptance rate of 28%.

Most Selective Private High Schools in Missouri (2021-22)

School
Acceptance Rate
Grades
Location
Rank: #11.
Acceptance Rate: 28%
Grades: PK-12
3401 Newman Rd
Joplin, MO 64801
(417) 781-5124
Rank: #22.
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: 7-12
755 S Price Road
Saint Louis, MO 63124
(314) 993-4040
Rank: #33.
Thomas Jefferson School
Thomas Jefferson School Photo
(1)
Acceptance Rate: 65%
Grades: 7-12
4100 S Lindbergh Blvd
Saint Louis, MO 63127
(314) 843-4151
Rank: #44.
Twin City Christian Academy
Twin City Christian Academy Photo
(Baptist)
Acceptance Rate: 70%
Grades: PK-12
723 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-9
2911 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: 7-12
204 N Grand St
Mexico, MO 65265
(573) 581-1776
Rank: #77.
Westminster Christian Academy
Westminster Christian Academy Photo
(Christian)
Acceptance Rate: 76%
Grades: 7-12
800 Maryville Centre Dr
Chesterfield, MO 63017
(314) 997-2900
Rank: #88.
The Barstow School
(1)
Acceptance Rate: 78%
Grades: NS-12
11511 State Line
Kansas City, MO 64114
(816) 942-3255
Rank: #9 - 129. - 12.
Chaminade College Prep School
Chaminade College Prep School Photo - 2015 Senior House Captains
All-boys (Roman Catholic)
Acceptance Rate: 85%
Grades: 6-12
425 S. Lindbergh Blvd
Saint Louis, MO 63131
(314) 993-4400
Rank: #9 - 129. - 12.
Heart Of America Christian Academy
(Pentecostal)
Acceptance Rate: 85%
Grades: NS-12
7600 Blue Ridge
Kansas City, MO 64138
(816) 356-6380
Rank: #9 - 129. - 12.
MAP St. Louis
Montessori School
Acceptance Rate: 85%
Grades: 7-12
3840 Washington Blvd.
Saint Louis, MO 63108
(314) 391-2994
Rank: #9 - 129. - 12.
St. Josephs Academy
All-girls (Roman Catholic)
Acceptance Rate: 85%
Grades: 9-12
2307 S Lindbergh Blvd
Saint Louis, MO 63131
(314) 394-4321
Rank: #1313.
Rosati-Kain High School
Rosati-Kain High School Photo
All-girls (Roman Catholic)
(1)
Acceptance Rate: 87%
Grades: 9-12
4389 Lindell Blvd
Saint Louis, MO 63108
(314) 533-8513
Rank: #1414.
Christian Academy Of Greater St. Louis
Christian Academy Of Greater St. Louis Photo
(Church of Christ)
(8)
Acceptance Rate: 89%
Grades: NS-12
11050 North Warson Road
Saint Louis, MO 63114
(314) 429-7070
Rank: #15 - 2615. - 26.
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)
(3)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: K-12
505 St. Joseph Lane
Ballwin, MO 63021
(636) 534-5099
Rank: #15 - 2615. - 26.
Barat Academy
Barat Academy Photo - Welcome to Barat!
(Roman Catholic)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: 6-12
17815 Wild Horse Creek Road
Chesterfield, MO 63005
(636) 300-5573
Rank: #15 - 2615. - 26.
Christian Fellowship School
Christian Fellowship School Photo - One of our favorite traditions is the elementary Christmas program.
(Christian)
(7)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: NS-12
4600 Christian Fellowship Rd
Columbia, MO 65203
(573) 445-8565
Rank: #15 - 2615. - 26.
College Heights Christian School
College Heights Christian School Photo
(Christian)
(2)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: PK-12
4311 Newman Rd
Joplin, MO 64801
(417) 782-4114
Rank: #15 - 2615. - 26.
Ecc-childhaven
Special Education School
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: K-12
330 N Gore Avenue
Saint Louis, MO 63119
(314) 919-4700
Rank: #15 - 2615. - 26.
Faith Christian Academy
(Assembly of God)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: K-12
751 Worley Dr
West Plains, MO 65775
(417) 256-1817
Rank: #15 - 2615. - 26.
Lutheran High School North
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: 6-12
5401 Lucas And Hunt Rd
Saint Louis, MO 63121
(314) 389-3100
Rank: #15 - 2615. - 26.
New Life Christian School
New Life Christian School Photo - truth. intellect. potential.
(Pentecostal)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: PK-12
11570 Mark Twain Ln
Bridgeton, MO 63044
(314) 291-4181
Rank: #15 - 2615. - 26.
Rockhurst High School
Rockhurst High School Photo
All-boys (Roman Catholic)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: 9-12
9301 State Line Rd
Kansas City, MO 64114
(816) 363-2036
Rank: #15 - 2615. - 26.
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)
(1)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: 9-12
205 S. Main Street
Concordia, MO 64020
(660) 463-2238
Rank: #15 - 2615. - 26.
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: 9-12
1720 Redman Rd
Saint Louis, MO 63138
(314) 741-1333
Rank: #15 - 2615. - 26.
Visitation Academy Of St Louis
Visitation Academy Of St Louis Photo - "A School for Life"
All-girls (Roman Catholic)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: PK-12
3020 North Ballas Road
Saint Louis, MO 63131
(314) 625-9103
Rank: #27 - 3427. - 34.
Christian Brothers College High School
Christian Brothers College High School Photo
All-boys (Roman Catholic)
Acceptance Rate: 95%
Grades: 9-12
1850 De La Salle Dr
Saint Louis, MO 63141
(314) 985-6095
Rank: #27 - 3427. - 34.
Acceptance Rate: 95%
Grades: 6-12
1145 Tom Ginnever Ave
O Fallon, MO 63366
(636) 978-1680
Rank: #27 - 3427. - 34.
Clay-Platte Montessori School
Clay-Platte Montessori School Photo
Montessori School
Acceptance Rate: 95%
Grades: NS-12
5901 NW Waukomis Drive
Kansas City, MO 64151
(816) 741-6940
Rank: #27 - 3427. - 34.
DaySpring Arts & Education
DaySpring Arts & Education Photo
(Christian)
(1)
Acceptance Rate: 95%
Grades: PK-12
2500 Metro Blvd.
Maryland Heights, MO 63043
(314) 291-8878
Rank: #27 - 3427. - 34.
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-12
700 Howdershell Rd
Florissant, MO 63031
(314) 733-5208
Rank: #27 - 3427. - 34.
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: 9-12
9515 Tesson Ferry Road
Saint Louis, MO 63123
(314) 631-1400
Rank: #27 - 3427. - 34.
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)
(1)
Acceptance Rate: 95%
Grades: NS-12
10631 Wornall Rd
Kansas City, MO 64114
(816) 942-3282
Rank: #27 - 3427. - 34.
Outreach Christian Ed
Outreach Christian Ed Photo - Kindergarten graduation!
(Christian)
Acceptance Rate: 95%
Grades: NS-12
2900 NE Cates Street
Kansas City, MO 64117
(816) 455-5575
Rank: #35 - 3635. - 36.
Eagle Heights Christian School
(Baptist)
Acceptance Rate: 97%
Grades: PK-12
5600 N Brighton Ave
Kansas City, MO 64119
(816) 454-7410
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