Most Selective Private Schools in Texas

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  • The average private school acceptance rate in Texas is approximately 84% per year (2020-21).
  • The most selective school in Texas is currently The Hockaday School, with an acceptance rate of 19%.
  • The most selective private schools are listed below (where sufficient data available).

Most Selective Private Schools in Texas (2020-21)

  • School Acceptance Rate Grades Location
  • Rank: #11.
    The Hockaday School
    The Hockaday School Photo
    All-girls
    Acceptance Rate: 19%
    Grades: PK-1211600 Welch Road
    Dallas, TX 75229
    (214) 363-6311

  • Rank: #2-32.-3.
    St Mark's School Of Texas
    St Mark's School Of Texas Photo - St. Mark's School of Texas campus
    All-boys (Episcopal)
    Acceptance Rate: 20%
    Grades: 1-1210600 Preston Road
    Dallas, TX 75230
    (214) 346-8700

  • Rank: #2-32.-3.
    Texas Torah Institute
    All-boys (Jewish)
    Acceptance Rate: 20%
    Grades: 9-126506 Frankford Rd.
    Dallas, TX 75252
    (972) 250-4888

  • Rank: #4-74.-7.
    Greenhill School
    Greenhill School Photo
    Acceptance Rate: 25%
    Grades: PK-124141 Spring Valley Road
    Addison, TX 75001
    (972) 628-5400

  • Rank: #4-74.-7.
    The Joule School
    Special Program Emphasis
    Acceptance Rate: 25%
    Grades: PK-83402 Little Elm Trail
    Cedar Park, TX 78613
    (818) 925-6853

  • Rank: #4-74.-7.
    North Central Texas Academy
    North Central Texas Academy Photo - The NCTA 500-acre campus features many beautiful areas, such as this 7-acre walking garden.
    (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 25%
    Grades: PK-123846 N Highway 144
    Granbury, TX 76048
    (254) 897-4822

  • Rank: #4-74.-7.
    River Oaks Baptist School
    River Oaks Baptist School Photo
    (Baptist)
    Acceptance Rate: 25%
    Grades: NS-82300 Willowick Rd
    Houston, TX 77027
    (713) 623-6938

  • Rank: #88.
    Spring Creek Academy
    Spring Creek Academy Photo
    Acceptance Rate: 30%
    Grades: 2-126000 Custer Road Bldg 5
    Plano, TX 75023
    (972) 517-6730

  • Rank: #99.Acceptance Rate: 32%
    Grades: 6-122615 E Wallisville Rd
    Highlands, TX 77562
    (281) 426-5551

  • Rank: #10-1110.- 11.
    Memorial Private High School (6th - 12th)
    Memorial Private High School (6th - 12th) Photo - Every Fall semester students visit Camp Tejas for team building activities.
    Special Program Emphasis (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 35%
    Grades: 6-1214333 Fern Dr
    Houston, TX 77079
    (281) 759-2288

  • Rank: #10-1110.- 11.Acceptance Rate: 35%
    Grades: 5-82001 W Koenig Lane
    Austin, TX 78756
    (512) 459-5040

  • Rank: #1212.
    The John Cooper School
    The John Cooper School Photo - Dunlap Gymnasium
    Special Program Emphasis
    Acceptance Rate: 40%
    Grades: PK-12One John Cooper Drive
    Spring, TX 77381
    (281) 367-0900

  • Rank: #1313.
    Saint Mary's Hall
    Saint Mary's Hall Photo - Saint Mary's Hall Dance
    (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 48%
    Grades: PK-129401 Starcrest Dr
    San Antonio, TX 78217
    (210) 483-9100

  • Rank: #14-1814.- 18.
    Grace Christian School of San Antonio
    Grace Christian School of San Antonio Photo - Educational Field Trip
    (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 50%
    Grades: PK-127760 Prue Rd
    San Antonio, TX 78249
    (210) 265-8166

  • Rank: #14-1814.- 18.
    St. Stephens Episcopal School
    (Episcopal)
    Acceptance Rate: 50%
    Grades: 6-126500 St. Stephen's Drive
    Austin, TX 78746
    (512) 327-1213

  • Rank: #14-1814.- 18.
    Trinity Christian Academy
    Trinity Christian Academy Photo
    (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 50%
    Grades: PK-1217001 Addison Rd
    Addison, TX 75001
    (972) 931-8325

  • Rank: #14-1814.- 18.
    Trinity Christian Academy
    (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 50%
    Grades: K-122190 FM79
    Paris, TX 75460
    (903) 785-9557

  • Rank: #14-1814.- 18.
    Tyler Street Christian Academy
    Tyler Street Christian Academy Photo
    (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 50%
    Grades: PK-12915 West 9th Street
    Dallas, TX 75208
    (214) 941-9717

  • Rank: #1919.
    St. Agnes Academy
    St. Agnes Academy Photo - Come visit our new Science and Technology building!
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 55%
    Grades: 9-129000 Bellaire Blvd
    Houston, TX 77036
    (713) 219-5400

  • Rank: #20-2220.- 22.Acceptance Rate: 60%
    Grades: PK-1214900 White Settlement Road
    Fort Worth, TX 76108
    (817) 448-8484

  • Rank: #20-2220.- 22.
    Capitol School Of Austin
    Capitol School Of Austin Photo - Every year, Capitol School celebrates Snow Day, when a truck-load of snow is delivered to our front yard and students participate in a winter and snow-themed activities. This is a favorite for many of our students who have never seen real snow!
    Special Education School
    Acceptance Rate: 60%
    Grades: PK-42011 W Koenig Lane
    Austin, TX 78756
    (512) 467-7006

  • Rank: #20-2220.- 22.
    St Thomas Aquinas Catholic School
    St Thomas Aquinas Catholic School Photo - Students at STA range from pre-kindergarten 3-year-olds to 8th graders.
    (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 60%
    Grades: PK-83741 Abrams Rd
    Dallas, TX 75214
    (214) 826-0566

  • Rank: #2323.
    The Post Oak School
    The Post Oak School Photo - Middle School (D.C. trip)
    Montessori School
    Acceptance Rate: 63%
    Grades: NS-124600 Bissonnet St
    Bellaire, TX 77401
    (713) 661-6688

  • Rank: #24-2524.- 25.
    The Regis School Of The Sacred Heart
    The Regis School Of The Sacred Heart Photo
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 65%
    Grades: PK-87330 Westview Dr
    Houston, TX 77055
    (713) 682-8383

  • Rank: #24-2524.- 25.
    Westbury Christian School
    Westbury Christian School Photo - The Path to Success Begins Here
    (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 65%
    Grades: PK-1210420 Hillcroft St.
    Houston, TX 77096
    (713) 551-8100

  • Rank: #26-3126.- 31.
    Castle Montessori of Frisco
    Montessori School
    Acceptance Rate: 70%
    Grades: NS-35050 Legendary Dr.
    Frisco, TX 75034
    (972) 377-2220

  • Rank: #26-3126.- 31.
    Child Montessori School
    Montessori School
    Acceptance Rate: 70%
    Grades: NS-52829 Hunters Green St.
    San Antonio, TX 78231
    (210) 493-6550

  • Rank: #26-3126.- 31.
    Covenant Christian Academy
    Covenant Christian Academy Photo
    (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 70%
    Grades: PK-12901 Cheek Sparger Rd
    Colleyville, TX 76034
    (817) 281-4333

  • Rank: #26-3126.- 31.
    First Baptist Academy
    First Baptist Academy Photo - First Baptist Academy middle school students in the classroom.
    (Baptist)
    Acceptance Rate: 70%
    Grades: NS-87450 Memorial Woods Dr
    Houston, TX 77024
    (713) 290-2500

  • Rank: #26-3126.- 31.
    Lighthouse Learning Center
    Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 70%
    Grades: PK-65525 W Illinois Ave
    Dallas, TX 75211
    (214) 339-2207

  • Rank: #26-3126.- 31.
    St. Mark Lutheran School
    St. Mark Lutheran School Photo - St. Mark students enjoy hands on learning!
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Acceptance Rate: 70%
    Grades: NS-81516 Pech Rd
    Houston, TX 77055
    (713) 255-3617

  • Rank: #32-3332.- 33.
    Living Water Christian School
    (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 72%
    Grades: K-124808 Airport Ave
    Rosenberg, TX 77471
    (281) 238-8946

  • Rank: #32-3332.- 33.
    Trinity School Of Texas
    Trinity School Of Texas Photo
    (Episcopal)
    Acceptance Rate: 72%
    Grades: PK-12215 N Teague Street
    Longview, TX 75601
    (903) 753-0612

  • Rank: #3434.
    St. Philip's Academy
    St. Philip's Academy Photo - Extended classroom experiences
    (Episcopal)
    Acceptance Rate: 73%
    Grades: K-46400 Stonebrook Pkwy
    Frisco, TX 75034
    (214) 387-4700

  • Rank: #3535.
    The Tenney School
    The Tenney School Photo
    Acceptance Rate: 74%
    Grades: 6-123500 South Gessner Road
    Houston, TX 77063
    (713) 783-6990

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