Most Selective Private Schools in Utah

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The average private school acceptance rate in Utah is approximately 84% per year (2021).
The most selective school in Utah is currently Canyon School for the Arts, with an acceptance rate of 25%.
The most selective private schools are listed below (where sufficient data available).

Most Selective Private Schools in Utah (2021)

  • School Acceptance Rate Grades Location
  • Rank: #11.
    Canyon School for the Arts
    Canyon School for the Arts Photo - Boys and girls enjoyed learning about their brain this summer at Canyon School for the Arts.
    Special Program Emphasis
    Acceptance Rate: 25%
    Grades: NS-61897 N 135 W
    Orem, UT 84057
    (801) 225-5065

  • Rank: #22.
    The Mcgillis School
    Acceptance Rate: 54%
    Grades: K-8668 S 1300 E
    Salt Lake City, UT 84102
    (801) 583-0094

  • Rank: #3-43.-4.
    Rowland Hall
    Rowland Hall Photo - Since 1982, Rowmark Ski Academy has offered a year-round ski-racing program coupled with an extraordinary high school. Our goal is simple: to deliver the best possible program to identify, develop, and help every one of our elite scholar-athletes realize their potential on the race course and in the classroom.
    Acceptance Rate: 67%
    Grades: PK-12720 Guardsman Way and 843 S Lincoln Street
    Salt Lake City, UT 84108
    (801) 355-7485

  • Rank: #3-43.-4.Acceptance Rate: 67%
    Grades: PK-121480 E 9400 S
    Sandy, UT 84092
    (801) 816-2289

  • Rank: #5-65.-6.
    Heritage
    Heritage Photo - An aerial image of the 19-acre Heritage Community clinically designed to prepare students to return to their home communities.
    Special Education School
    Acceptance Rate: 70%
    Grades: 7-125600 Heritage School Dr
    Provo, UT 84604
    (855) 999-3127

  • Rank: #5-65.-6.
    Wasatch Academy
    Wasatch Academy Photo - Wasatch Academy is located in Mount Pleasant, Utah, a quiet, mountain-valley town boasting a reputation for clean air, stary night skies, and safety. The campus is a 90-minute scenic drive from Salt Lake City International airport.
    Acceptance Rate: 70%
    Grades: 7-12120 S 100 W
    Mount Pleasant, UT 84647
    (435) 462-1400

  • Rank: #77.
    Wasatch Baptist Church
    Wasatch Baptist Church Photo - WIA
    (Baptist)
    Acceptance Rate: 75%
    Grades: NS-12380 King Street
    Layton, UT 84041
    (801) 544-1210

  • Rank: #8-108.- 10.Acceptance Rate: 80%
    Grades: PK-12547 W. 3900 So. Suite E
    Salt Lake City, UT 84123
    (801) 253-0365

  • Rank: #8-108.- 10.
    Ivy Hall Academy
    Ivy Hall Academy Photo - 4692 N 300 W, Provo, UT 84604
    (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 80%
    Grades: PK-91598 W 820 N
    Provo, UT 84601
    (801) 356-1000

  • Rank: #8-108.- 10.
    Realms Of Inquiry
    Realms Of Inquiry Photo - Experiential program
    Special Program Emphasis
    Acceptance Rate: 80%
    Grades: 6-124998 S. Galleria Drive
    Salt Lake City, UT 84123
    (801) 467-5911

  • Rank: #1111.
    St. Andrew Catholic School
    St. Andrew Catholic School Photo - 1st and 4th graders celebrate Johnny Appleseed day by making applesauce!
    (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 84%
    Grades: NS-811835 S 3600 W
    Riverton, UT 84065
    (801) 253-6020

  • Rank: #1212.
    Saint John the Baptist Middle School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 85%
    Grades: 6-811800 South 300 East
    Draper, UT 84020
    (801) 984-7614

  • Rank: #13-1513.- 15.
    American Heritage of South Jordan
    American Heritage of South Jordan Photo
    (Latter Day Saints)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: PK-1211100 S. Redwood Road
    South Jordan, UT 84095
    (801) 254-3882

  • Rank: #13-1513.- 15.
    Bell Canyon Montessori School
    Bell Canyon Montessori School Photo
    Montessori School
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: PK-31690 E. 11400 So.
    Sandy, UT 84092
    (801) 571-1515

  • Rank: #13-1513.- 15.
    Summit Christian Academy
    Summit Christian Academy Photo - We are a small private Christian school with a diverse population of students. Our teachers focus on interactive learning experiences to help students better absorb what they learn.
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Acceptance Rate: 90%
    Grades: PK-84020 South 900 East
    Salt Lake City, UT 84124
    (801) 613-1722

  • Rank: #16-2116.- 21.
    Daystar Adventist Academy
    Daystar Adventist Academy Photo - DayStar Adventist Academy Entrance
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Acceptance Rate: 95%
    Grades: 9-12320 E. Castleton Rd
    Moab, UT 84532
    (435) 259-7719

  • Rank: #16-2116.- 21.
    Iqra Academy Of Utah
    (Islamic)
    Acceptance Rate: 95%
    Grades: PK-61293 W 2200 S Ste B
    West Valley City, UT 84119
    (801) 964-6470

  • Rank: #16-2116.- 21.
    Layton Christian Academy
    Layton Christian Academy Photo - Layton Christian Academy: Preschool - 12th Grade
    (Assembly of God)
    Acceptance Rate: 95%
    Grades: PK-122352 E Highway 193
    Layton, UT 84040
    (807) 771-7141

  • Rank: #16-2116.- 21.
    Liahona Preparatory Academy
    Liahona Preparatory Academy Photo - Home-school conference speaker
    Special Program Emphasis (Latter Day Saints)
    Acceptance Rate: 95%
    Grades: PK-122464 West 450 South
    Pleasant Grove, UT 84062
    (801) 785-7850

  • Rank: #16-2116.- 21.
    Sego Lily School
    Special Program Emphasis
    Acceptance Rate: 95%
    Grades: NS-121533 Murray Holladay Rd
    Salt Lake City, UT 84117
    (801) 274-9555

  • Rank: #16-2116.- 21.
    Wasatch Christian School
    Wasatch Christian School Photo
    (Christian)
    Acceptance Rate: 95%
    Grades: NS-12585 39th St
    Ogden, UT 84403
    (801) 392-5784

  • Rank: #22-2322.- 23.
    Reid School
    Reid School Photo - Why is Reid School the best choice? Highest ranked reading/writing program for notable effects . . . Inexpensive . . . Small class sizes . . . Large faculty . . . Every second of time used with effective instruction in a broad array of choices . . . Hands-on experiences . . . Everyone masters.
    Acceptance Rate: 98%
    Grades: PK-92965 East Evergreen Ave.
    Salt Lake City, UT 84109
    (801) 466-4214

  • Rank: #22-2322.- 23.
    Westside Christian School
    Westside Christian School Photo - Academic and Fine Arts Competition
    (Baptist)
    Acceptance Rate: 98%
    Grades: K-122299 W 2000 N
    Saint George, UT 84770
    (435) 656-9055

  • Rank: #2424.
    Juan Diego Catholic High School
    Juan Diego Catholic High School Photo - Juan Diego's 56 acre campus is 20 minutes from ski canyons and Salt Lake City.
    (Roman Catholic)
    Acceptance Rate: 99%
    Grades: 9-12300 East 11800 South
    Draper, UT 84020
    (801) 984-7661

  • Rank: #25-2625.- 26.
    Benjamin Franklin Academy
    Benjamin Franklin Academy Photo - Science Fair
    Alternative School (Latter Day Saints)
    Acceptance Rate: 100%
    Grades: PK-12825 N 300 W Suite 200
    Salt Lake City, UT 84103
    (801) 466-4326

  • Rank: #25-2625.- 26.
    Newcastle Preschool
    Newcastle Preschool Photo - Newcastle Pre-K students participate in daily writing activities
    Daycare / Preschool
    Acceptance Rate: 100%
    Grades: NS12257 S 800 E
    Draper, UT 84020
    (801) 553-0622

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