Most Selective Private High Schools in North Carolina

The average private high school acceptance rate in North Carolina is 85% per year (2021-22).
The most selective school in North Carolina is Durham Academy, with an acceptance rate of 39%.

Most Selective Private High Schools in North Carolina (2021-22)

School
Acceptance Rate
Grades
Location
Rank: #11.
Durham Academy
Acceptance Rate: 39%
Grades: PK-12
3501 Ridge Road
Durham, NC 27705
(919) 493-5787
Rank: #22.
Asheville School
Asheville School Photo - Asheville School. An Education for an Inspired Life.
Acceptance Rate: 40%
Grades: 9-12
360 Asheville School Road
Asheville, NC 28806
(828) 254-6345
Rank: #33.
Carolina Friends School
Carolina Friends School Photo - Interscholastic sports are available for Middle and Upper School students.
(Friends)
(2)
Acceptance Rate: 46%
Grades: NS-12
4809 Friends School Road
Durham, NC 27705
(919) 383-6602
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Acceptance Rate: 50%
Grades: NS-12
9502 Providence Road
Charlotte, NC 28277
(704) 846-1100
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Providence Day School
Acceptance Rate: 50%
Grades: K-12
5800 Sardis Road
Charlotte, NC 28270
(704) 887-6000
Rank: #66.
Camelot Academy
Acceptance Rate: 53%
Grades: K-12
809 Proctor St
Durham, NC 27707
(919) 688-3040
Rank: #77.
JLSA
JLSA Photo - Positive learning atmosphere
Alternative School
(4)
Acceptance Rate: 60%
Grades: K-12
1434 Farrington Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27523
(919) 387-9440
Rank: #88.
Acceptance Rate: 65%
Grades: PK-12
480 Country Day Rd
Goldsboro, NC 27530
(919) 736-1045
Rank: #99.
Odyssey School
Odyssey School Photo - Read. Write. Publish. Our elementary students write, edit, and publish their own creative works.
(1)
Acceptance Rate: 70%
Grades: PK-12
90 Zillicoa Street
Asheville, NC 28801
(828) 259-3653
Rank: #1010.
The O'Neal School
The O'Neal School Photo - O'Neal's clubs and activities allow for leadership opportunities, character building, academic rigor, community service and physical well-being. The School attempts to offer activities and associations that meet the interests of the students while providing value in their overall growth. Pictured are the One Act Players.
(6)
Acceptance Rate: 72%
Grades: PK-12
3300 Airport Road
Southern Pines, NC 28387
(910) 692-6920
Rank: #1111.
Salem Academy
Salem Academy Photo - For over 240 years, Salem Academy has been helping girls transform into exceptional women!
All-girls
(2)
Acceptance Rate: 73%
Grades: 9-12
601 South Church Street
Winston Salem, NC 27101
(336) 721-2643
Rank: #1212.
Jacksonville Christian Academy
Jacksonville Christian Academy Photo - Home of the Conquerors!
(Baptist)
(1)
Acceptance Rate: 74%
Grades: K-12
919 Gum Branch Rd
Jacksonville, NC 28540
(910) 347-2358
Rank: #13 - 1513. - 15.
Arthur Morgan School
Arthur Morgan School Photo - In weaving class student studied the history of textiles and human cultures and learned to weave.
Montessori School (Friends)
Acceptance Rate: 75%
Grades: 7-9
60 AMS Circle
Burnsville, NC 28714
(828) 675-4262
Rank: #13 - 1513. - 15.
Hickory Christian Academy
(Christian)
Acceptance Rate: 75%
Grades: PK-12
3260 6th St. Dr. NW
Hickory, NC 28601
(828) 324-5405
Rank: #13 - 1513. - 15.
Victory Christian Academy
Victory Christian Academy Photo - 2017 Washington DC Trip
(Church of God)
Acceptance Rate: 75%
Grades: PK-12
310 Carolina Ave
Gastonia, NC 28052
(704) 865-7132
Rank: #1616.
Cape Fear Academy
Cape Fear Academy Photo
(2)
Acceptance Rate: 78%
Grades: NS-12
3900 S College Road
Wilmington, NC 28412
(910) 791-0287
Rank: #17 - 2217. - 22.
Acceptance Rate: 80%
Grades: PK-12
1901 Dobbs Farm Road
Kinston, NC 28504
(252) 522-4222
Rank: #17 - 2217. - 22.
Davidson Day School
Davidson Day School Photo
Acceptance Rate: 80%
Grades: PK-12
750 Jetton Street
Davidson, NC 28036
(704) 237-5200
Rank: #17 - 2217. - 22.
New Hope Christian Academy Inc
New Hope Christian Academy Inc Photo - 2017 Graduates
(Christian)
(1)
Acceptance Rate: 80%
Grades: K-12
105 Pineywood St
Thomasville, NC 27360
(336) 475-5654
Rank: #17 - 2217. - 22.
Philips Academy
Philips Academy Photo
Special Education School
(5)
Acceptance Rate: 80%
Grades: 6-12
3115 Providence Rd
Charlotte, NC 28211
(704) 365-4533
Rank: #17 - 2217. - 22.
Raleigh Christian Academy
(Christian)
Acceptance Rate: 80%
Grades: NS-12
2110 Trawick Rd
Raleigh, NC 27604
(919) 872-2215
Rank: #17 - 2217. - 22.
Tabernacle Christian School
(Baptist)
(1)
Acceptance Rate: 80%
Grades: PK-12
1225 29th Avenue Dr NE
Hickory, NC 28601
(828) 324-9936
Rank: #2323.
Fayetteville Academy
Fayetteville Academy Photo - The Fayetteville Academy Boys' Soccer Team - The 2012 NCISAA 2A State Champions!
(5)
Acceptance Rate: 82%
Grades: PK-12
3200 Cliffdale Rd
Fayetteville, NC 28303
(910) 868-5131
Rank: #24 - 3124. - 31.
Back Creek Christian Academy
Back Creek Christian Academy Photo - Students exploring technology
(Christian)
(5)
Acceptance Rate: 85%
Grades: K-12
10132 Harrisburg Rd
Charlotte, NC 28215
(704) 549-4101
Rank: #24 - 3124. - 31.
Berean Baptist Academy
Berean Baptist Academy Photo - Berean Baptist Academy - Main Building
(Baptist)
(2)
Acceptance Rate: 85%
Grades: PK-12
518 Glensford Drive
Fayetteville, NC 28314
(910) 868-2511
Rank: #24 - 3124. - 31.
Noble Academy
Noble Academy Photo - Our staff has in-depth knowledge of learning differences, allowing us to meet the unique needs of each of our students.
Special Education School
(1)
Acceptance Rate: 85%
Grades: 2-12
3310 Horse Pen Creek Road
Greensboro, NC 27410
(336) 282-7044
Rank: #24 - 3124. - 31.
Pathway Christian Academy
Pathway Christian Academy Photo - Every year our young people take a trip to Sutton's Retirement home to bring Christmas cheer to the residents. This is one way we can show God's love!
(Christian)
Acceptance Rate: 85%
Grades: PK-12
1302 South George Street
Goldsboro, NC 27530
(919) 735-9176
Rank: #24 - 3124. - 31.
Saint Mary's School
Saint Mary's School Photo - Saint Mary's School, an all-girls, Episcopal, college preparatory, boarding and day high school located on a 23-acre, historic campus in the heart of Raleigh, N.C. More at www.sms.edu.
All-girls (Episcopal)
Acceptance Rate: 85%
Grades: 9-12
900 Hillsborough Street
Raleigh, NC 27603
(919) 424-4100
Rank: #24 - 3124. - 31.
Southview Christian School
(Baptist)
Acceptance Rate: 85%
Grades: PK-12
625 Wallace Springs Rd
Statesville, NC 28677
(704) 872-9554
Rank: #24 - 3124. - 31.
United Faith Christian Academy
United Faith Christian Academy Photo
Special Program Emphasis (Christian)
(23)
Acceptance Rate: 85%
Grades: PK-12
8617 Providence Road
Charlotte, NC 28277
(704) 541-1742
Rank: #24 - 3124. - 31.
Veritas Christian Academy
Veritas Christian Academy Photo - We would love for you to become part of the Veritas family!
(Christian)
(10)
Acceptance Rate: 85%
Grades: PK-12
17 Cane Creek Rd
Fletcher, NC 28732
(828) 681-0546
Rank: #3232.
Statesville Christian School
Statesville Christian School Photo - Fourth grade students participate in an annual President's Day parade.
(Christian)
(7)
Acceptance Rate: 89%
Grades: K-12
1210 Museum Rd
Statesville, NC 28625
(704) 873-9511
Rank: #33 - 5333. - 53.
Bishop Mcguinness Catholic High School
(Roman Catholic)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: 9-12
1725 Nc Highway 66 S
Kernersville, NC 27284
(336) 564-1010
Rank: #33 - 5333. - 53.
Calvary Day School
Calvary Day School Photo
(Baptist)
(3)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: NS-12
5000 Country Club Road
Winston Salem, NC 27104
(336) 714-5479
Rank: #33 - 5333. - 53.
Columbus Christian Academy
Columbus Christian Academy Photo - School Banner
(Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: PK-12
623 Warrior Trail
Whiteville, NC 28472
(910) 642-6196
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