Lowest Private School Acceptance Rate By Town

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  • Listed below are towns with the lowest average private school acceptance rate (2018-19).
  • The most selective town for private school acceptance rate is Washington, DC with an average acceptance rate of 55%.

Lowest Private School Acceptance Rate By Town (2018-19)

Town
Average Acceptance Rate
(Total / High Schools / Elementary)
Most Selective Schools
(Acceptance Rate)
Princeton, NJ 55% / 30% / 55%
Princeton Day School (30%)
The American Boychoir School (35%)
Waldorf School of Princeton (56%)
Princeton Academy of the Sacred Heart (65%)
Princeton Montessori School (90%)
Washington, DC 55% / 59% / 57%
Annunciation Catholic School (10%)
Sheridan School (20%)
Capitol Hill Day School (40%)
Gonzaga College High School (45%)
St. Johns College High School (45%)
New York, NY 57% / 52% / 59%
THINK Global School (12%)
St. Lukes School (15%)
Birch Wathen Lenox School (17%)
The Cooke School (20%)
Alexander Robertson School (33%)
San Francisco, CA 63% / 83% / 62%
One Fifty Parker Avenue School (10%)
San Francisco Friends School (15%)
St Monica School (30%)
Katherine Michiels School (30%)
Children's Day School (47%)
Philadelphia, PA 65% / 63% / 65%
Girard College (15%)
St. Peters School (30%)
Greene Street Friends School (40%)
Frankford Friends School (60%)
William Penn Charter School (61%)
Alpharetta, GA 66% / 56% / 66%
Fulton Science Academy Private School (25%)
Sunshine STEM Academy (35%)
King's Ridge Christian School (63%)
Chandler Academy (80%)
William & Reed Academy (80%)
Alexandria, VA 68% / 58% / 70%
Episcopal High School (35%)
The Howard Gardner School (50%)
The Academy @ Metropolitan School of the Arts (60%)
Immanuel Lutheran School (60%)
Burgundy Farm Country Day School (61%)
Nashville, TN 68% / 69% / 66%
University School Of Nashville (33%)
Montessori East (40%)
Benton Hall Academy (75%)
Jesus Only Academy (75%)
River Road Academy (80%)
Durham, NC 68% / 46% / 68%
Durham Academy (39%)
Carolina Friends School (46%)
Camelot Academy (53%)
The Studio School of Durham (60%)
Gorman Christian Academy & Early Learning Center (80%)
Austin, TX 70% / 63% / 69%
The Schools of Paragon (35%)
St. Stephens Episcopal School (50%)
Capitol School Of Austin (60%)
Griffin School (75%)
All Saints' Episcopal School (85%)
Seattle, WA 72% / 77% / 71%
Lakeside School (17%)
University Child Development School (20%)
The Bush School (25%)
Bertschi School (25%)
Lake Washington Girls Middle School (26%)
Silver Spring, MD 72% / 50% / 72%
The Siena School (25%)
Barrie School (75%)
Evergreen Montessori School (80%)
Winchester School (80%)
Saint Francis International School (99%)
Asheville, NC 73% / 67% / 79%
Asheville School (40%)
Hanger Hall School (65%)
Odyssey School (65%)
The New Classical Academy (80%)
Asheville Waldorf School (90%)
Dallas, TX 73% / 53% / 76%
Texas Torah Institute (20%)
St Mark's School Of Texas (20%)
The Hockaday School (21%)
Tyler Street Christian Academy (50%)
St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic School (60%)
Baltimore, MD 74% / 68% / 72%
Gilman School (30%)
Greater Grace Christian Academy (45%)
Mother Seton Academy (50%)
The GreenMount School (58%)
Mercy High School (71%)
Richmond, VA 76% / 75% / 76%
St. Andrew's School (33%)
Lynnhaven Academy (40%)
Veritas School (70%)
Our Lady Of Lourdes Catholic School (80%)
Saint Bridget Cathlolic School (85%)
Portland, OR 77% / 50% / 78%
Catlin Gabel School (25%)
Oregon Episcopal School (41%)
Edison High School (50%)
Bridges Middle School (50%)
Pacific Crest Community School (50%)
Bellevue, WA 77% / 79% / 77%
Open Window School (30%)
Forest Ridge School Of The Sacred Heart (50%)
Chestnut Hill Academy (80%)
The Little School (80%)
Seattle Waldorf School (85%)
Santa Fe, NM 77% / 73% / 77%
Secondary Learning Center (50%)
Desert Academy (75%)
Rio Grande School (75%)
Journey Montessori School (80%)
St. Michaels High School (82%)
Charlotte, NC 77% / 73% / 77%
Providence Day School (50%)
Charlotte Latin School (50%)
Philips Academy (80%)
Back Creek Christian Academy (85%)
United Faith Christian Academy (85%)
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The town with the lowest private school acceptance rate is Washington, DC with an average acceptance rate of 55%. The county with the lowest private school acceptance rate is Litchfield County, CT with an average acceptance rate of 52%.