Most Selective Private Schools in Rhode Island

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  • The average private school acceptance rate in Rhode Island is approximately 75% per year (2018-19).
  • The most selective private schools are listed below (where sufficient data available).
  • The most selective school in Rhode Island is currently The Croft School, with an acceptance rate of 20%.

Most Selective Private Schools in Rhode Island (2018-19)

  • School Acceptance Rate Grades Location
  • 1.
    The Croft School
    Acceptance Rate: 20%
    Grades: NS-8179 Wayland Avenue, 2nd Floor
    Providence, RI 02906
    (401)248-7111

  • 2.
    St. George's School
    St. George's School Photo - The view of campus from the southeast, above Second Beach
    (Episcopal)
    Acceptance Rate: 28%
    Grades: 9-12P.O. Box 1910
    Newport, RI 02840
    (401)847-7565

  • 3.
    Portsmouth Abbey School
    Portsmouth Abbey School Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 31%
    Grades: 9-12285 Corys Ln
    Portsmouth, RI 02871
    (401)683-2000

  • 4.
    Moses Brown School
    Moses Brown School Photo
    (Friends)
    Acceptance Rate: 32%
    Grades: PK-12250 Lloyd Ave
    Providence, RI 02906
    (401)831-7373

  • 5.-6.
    The Prout School
    The Prout School Photo - Prout's up-to-date science and math laboratories are impressive and provide a great environment for learning.
    (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 63%
    Grades: 9-124640 Tower Hill Rd
    Wakefield, RI 02879
    (401)789-9262

  • 5.-6.
    St. Andrew's School
    St. Andrew's School Photo
    Acceptance Rate: 63%
    Grades: 6-1263 Federal Rd
    Barrington, RI 02806
    (401)246-1230

  • 7.
    St Pius V School
    St Pius V School Photo - The Early Childhood program is attentive to the needs of mental, emotional, spiritual, and social development of the small child. Pre-K is an academic rather than a play-based program. Many students entering Kindergarten are early or emergent readers.
    (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 80%
    Grades: NS-849 Elmhurst Ave
    Providence, RI 02908
    (401)421-9750

  • 8.
    Bishop Hendricken High School
    Bishop Hendricken High School Photo - All science labs are hands-on. Here is a Chemistry lab in action; students also have opportunities outside the classroom to participate in Science Olympiad, Academic Decathlon and other academic competitions.
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 83%
    Grades: 8-122615 Warwick Avenue
    Warwick, RI 02889
    (401)739-3450

  • 9.
    St. Luke's School
    St. Luke's School Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 85%
    Grades: PK-810 Waldron Avenue
    Barrington, RI 02806
    (401)246-0990

  • 10.-11.
    Barrington Christian Academy
    Barrington Christian Academy Photo - Weekly Chapel!
    (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: K-129 Old County Road
    Barrington, RI 02806
    (401)246-0113

  • 10.-11.
    Montessori Pathways of New England
    Montessori Pathways of New England Photo - Students are comfortable in a non-threatening environment.
    Montessori School
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: K-9567 South County Trail, STE 307
    Exeter, RI 02822
    (401)295-0677

  • 12.-13.
    Mercymount Country Day School
    Mercymount Country Day School Photo - Mercymount Country Day School, located in Cumberland, Rhode Island serves famlies from 25 surrounding towns in RI & MA.
    (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 95%
    Grades: NS-835 Wrentham Rd
    Cumberland, RI 02864
    (401)333-5919

  • 12.-13.
    The Pennfield School
    The Pennfield School Photo - The Pennfield School
    Acceptance Rate: 95%
    Grades: NS-8110 Sandy Point Ave Litle Slocum Farm
    Portsmouth, RI 02871
    (401)849-4646

  • 14.
    Blessed Sacrament School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 98%
    Grades: PK-8240 Regent Avenue
    Providence, RI 02908
    (401)831-3993

  • 15.-16.
    Sacred Heart School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 99%
    Grades: K-856 Purchase St
    East Providence, RI 02914
    (401)434-1080

  • 15.-16.
    St Thomas Regional School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 99%
    Grades: PK-815 Edendale Avenue
    North Providence, RI 02911
    (401)351-0403

  • 17.-18.
    Nuweetooun School
    Special Program Emphasis
    Acceptance Rate: 100%
    Grades: K-9390 Summit Rd
    Exeter, RI 02822
    (401)491-9063

  • 17.-18.
    St. Peter School
    St. Peter School Photo - School Spirit Day
    (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 100%
    Grades: PK-8120 Mayfair Road
    Warwick, RI 02888
    (401)781-9242

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