Most Selective Private Schools in Oregon

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  • The average private school acceptance rate in Oregon is approximately 85% per year (2018-19).
  • The most selective private schools are listed below (where sufficient data available).
  • The most selective school in Oregon is currently Good Shepherd Lutheran School, with an acceptance rate of 10%.

Most Selective Private Schools in Oregon (2018-19)

  • School Acceptance Rate Grades Location
  • 1.
    Good Shepherd Lutheran School
    Daycare / Preschool (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    Acceptance Rate: 10%
    Grades: PK-K1910 34th Ave Se
    Albany, OR 97322
    (541)926-0246

  • 2.Acceptance Rate: 23%
    Grades: K-84201 SW Borland Rd
    Tualatin, OR 97062
    (503)638-6399

  • 3.
    Catlin Gabel School
    Acceptance Rate: 25%
    Grades: PK-128825 SW Barnes Road
    Portland, OR 97225
    (503)297-1894

  • 4.
    The Marylhurst School
    The Marylhurst School Photo - Welcome
    Acceptance Rate: 40%
    Grades: PK-81232 Linn Ave.
    Oregon City, OR 97045
    (503)650-0978

  • 5.
    Oregon Episcopal School
    Oregon Episcopal School Photo - In the lower grades, small classes are supplemented by specialized teachers in art, music, physical education, and Spanish.
    (Episcopal)
    Acceptance Rate: 41%
    Grades: PK-126300 SW Nicol Road
    Portland, OR 97223
    (503)768-3115

  • 6.-8.
    Bridges Middle School
    Special Education School
    Acceptance Rate: 50%
    Grades: 5-82510 SW 1st Avenue
    Portland, OR 97201
    (503)506-0792

  • 6.-8.
    Edison High School
    Edison High School Photo - A student works with history teacher Ms. Connolly during class. Every incoming student receives a laptop (now an iPad) equipped with assistive software.
    Special Program Emphasis
    Acceptance Rate: 50%
    Grades: 9-129020 SW Beaverton Hillsdale Hwy
    Portland, OR 97225
    (503)297-2336

  • 6.-8.Acceptance Rate: 50%
    Grades: 6-12116 Ne 29th Ave
    Portland, OR 97232
    (503)234-2826

  • 9.Acceptance Rate: 64%
    Grades: K-1220950 South West Rock Creek Road
    Sheridan, OR 97378
    (503)843-3521

  • 10.-11.
    Cascades Academy
    Cascades Academy Photo - When learning has meaning and relevance, school is engaging and fun!
    Special Program Emphasis
    Acceptance Rate: 65%
    Grades: PK-1219860 Tumalo Reservoir Road
    Bend, OR 97703
    (541)382-0699

  • 10.-11.
    Cedarwood Waldorf School
    Waldorf School
    Acceptance Rate: 65%
    Grades: PK-83030 SW 2nd Ave
    Portland, OR 97201
    (503)245-1477

  • 12.-14.
    Far Horizons Montessori School
    Montessori School
    Acceptance Rate: 70%
    Grades: NS-52490 Hilyard St
    Eugene, OR 97405
    (541)485-0521

  • 12.-14.
    New Leaf Academy
    New Leaf Academy Photo - Student Life at New Leaf
    All-girls | Special Education School
    Acceptance Rate: 70%
    Grades: 4-11PO Box 6454
    Bend, OR 97708
    (541)318-1676

  • 12.-14.
    Oak Hill School
    Oak Hill School Photo - Ukeleles
    Acceptance Rate: 70%
    Grades: K-1286397 Eldon Schafer Dr
    Eugene, OR 97405
    (541)744-0954

  • 15.
    Sunstone Montessori School
    Sunstone Montessori School Photo - Welcome to Sunstone! "My daughter Claire just recently woke up one morning with a big smile on her face and I said, 'What are you so happy about?' and she said, 'I get to go to school today!'" Jennifer Niemeyer, Sunstone Parent
    Montessori School
    Acceptance Rate: 78%
    Grades: PK-66318 sw Corbett Ave
    Portland, OR 97239
    (503)768-3847

  • 16.-17.
    Hosanna Christian School
    (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 80%
    Grades: PK-125000 Hosanna Way
    Klamath Falls, OR 97603
    (541)850-1580

  • 16.-17.
    Swallowtail Waldorf School
    Swallowtail Waldorf School Photo - Chalkboard drawing from a parent education event. Our families find Swallowtail is not just just a school for their children, but is truly a community for the entire family.
    Special Program Emphasis
    Acceptance Rate: 80%
    Grades: NS-8460 S. Heather St.
    Cornelius, OR 97113
    (503)846-0336

  • 18.-20.
    Blanchet School
    Blanchet School Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 85%
    Grades: 6-124373 Market St Ne
    Salem, OR 97301
    (503)391-2639

  • 18.-20.
    La Salle Catholic College Preparatory
    La Salle Catholic College Preparatory Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 85%
    Grades: 9-1211999 SE Fuller Rd
    Portland, OR 97222
    (503)353-1413

  • 18.-20.
    Portland Jewish Academy
    (Jewish)
    Acceptance Rate: 85%
    Grades: NS-86651 Southwest Capitol Highway
    Portland, OR 97219
    (503)244-0126

  • 21.-40.
    Adventist Christian School
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: 1-82499 Main Street
    Klamath Falls, OR 97601
    (541)882-4151

  • 21.-40.
    Agia Sophia Academy
    Agia Sophia Academy Photo
    (Greek Orthodox)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: PK-514485 SW Walker Road
    Beaverton, OR 97006
    (503)641-4600

  • 21.-40.
    C.S. Lewis Academy
    C.S. Lewis Academy Photo - Kindergarden Enrichment
    (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: K-121605 N. College St. / PO Box 3250
    Newberg, OR 97132
    (503)538-0114

  • 21.-40.
    Canyonville Academy
    Canyonville Academy Photo - Canyonville Christian Academy Cheerleaders
    (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: 9-12PO Box 1100 / 250 E First St
    Canyonville, OR 97417
    (541)839-4401

  • 21.-40.
    Carver School
    Carver School Photo - Budget Cuts? Busing? Large Class Sizes?
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: PK-816077 SE HWY 224
    Damascus, OR 97089
    (503)558-8514

  • 21.-40.
    Christ The King Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: K-87414 SE Michael Drive
    Portland, OR 97222
    (503)785-2411

  • 21.-40.
    Columbia Academy
    Columbia Academy Photo
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: PK-8Po Box 101
    West Linn, OR 97068
    (503)699-1012

  • 21.-40.
    Eugene Waldorf School
    Eugene Waldorf School Photo - Serving preschool through grade 8 since 1980. (photo compliments of NW Exposures)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: PK-81350 Mclean Blvd
    Eugene, OR 97405
    (541)683-6951

  • 21.-40.
    Faith Bible Christian School
    (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: PK-1216860 Sw Blanton St
    Beaverton, OR 97007
    (503)642-4112

  • 21.-40.
    Gaarde Christian School
    (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: NS-811265 SW Gaarde Street
    Portland, OR 97224
    (503)639-5336

  • 21.-40.
    Grace Lutheran School
    (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: PK-82252 SE 92nd Avenue
    Portland, OR 97216
    (503)777-8628

  • 21.-40.
    The International School
    The International School Photo
    Special Program Emphasis
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: PK-5025 SW Sherman Street
    Portland, OR 97201
    (503)226-2496

  • 21.-40.
    Lifegate Christian School
    Special Program Emphasis (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: 6-1221211 Coburg Road
    Harrisburg, OR 97446
    (541)689-5847

  • 21.-40.Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: PK-810005 Slab Creek Rd
    Neskowin, OR 97149
    (503)392-3124

  • 21.-40.
    Park Academy
    Park Academy Photo - A group of upper school students pose for a photo on the deck outside their classrooms.
    Special Education School
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: 3-121915 South Shore Blvd
    Lake Oswego, OR 97034
    (503)594-8800

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