Most Selective Private Preschools in Utah

The average private preschool acceptance rate in Utah is 85% per year (2022-23).
The most selective school in Utah is Canyon School for the Arts, with an acceptance rate of 25%.
Acceptance Rate Range: 25% 100% Avg. Acceptance Rate: 85%

Most Selective Private Preschools in Utah (2022-23)

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-6
1897 N 135 W
Orem, UT 84057
(801) 225-5065
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Rowland Hall
Rowland Hall Photo - Rowland Hall offers a personalized, intellectually stimulating educational program for college-bound students, from preschool through high school. When you choose Rowland Hall for your child, you can feel sure that he or she will be known and nurtured, whether starting school for the first time or excelling in the later grades.
(27)
Acceptance Rate: 67%
Grades: PK-12
720 Guardsman Way and 843 Lincoln Street
Salt Lake City, UT 84108
(801) 355-7485
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
The Waterford School
The Waterford School Photo - Waterford is for students who want to learn, who want to experience so much and do so much. In the process, these students of dramatically different sizes and ages, interests and abilities become remarkably good people, ready to take their place in the world.
(18)
Acceptance Rate: 67%
Grades: PK-12
1480 E 9400 S
Sandy, UT 84092
(801) 816-2289
Rank: #44.
Arches Academy
Arches Academy Photo - Taking our students out of the classroom and into the real world is a key part of the interactive learning Arches Academy is known for. Frequent field trips are the norm, and older grades have the opportunity to go on overnight trips to Hawaii, Boston, or New York! Where will we go next?
(1)
Acceptance Rate: 75%
Grades: NS-9
280 S 400 E
Orem, UT 84097
(801) 374-5480
Rank: #5 - 65. - 6.
Acceptance Rate: 80%
Grades: PK-12
547 W. 3900 So. Suite E
Salt Lake City, UT 84123
(801) 253-0365
Rank: #5 - 65. - 6.
Ivy Hall Academy
Ivy Hall Academy Photo - 4692 N 300 W, Provo, UT 84604
(Christian)
Acceptance Rate: 80%
Grades: PK-12
4692 N 300 W
Provo, UT 84601
(801) 356-1000
Rank: #77.
St. Andrew Catholic School
St. Andrew Catholic School Photo - 1st and 4th graders celebrate Johnny Appleseed day by making applesauce!
(Catholic)
(2)
Acceptance Rate: 84%
Grades: NS-8
11835 S 3600 W
Riverton, UT 84065
(801) 253-6020
Rank: #8 - 128. - 12.
American Heritage of South Jordan
American Heritage of South Jordan Photo
(Latter Day Saints)
(15)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: PK-12
11100 S. Redwood Road
South Jordan, UT 84095
(801) 254-3882
Rank: #8 - 128. - 12.
Bell Canyon Montessori School
Bell Canyon Montessori School Photo
Montessori School
(1)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: PK-3
1690 E. 11400 So.
Sandy, UT 84092
(801) 571-1515
Rank: #8 - 128. - 12.
Grace Lutheran School
Grace Lutheran School Photo - Second Grade in Science Lab. Understanding the world around us is an important part of our science curriculum.
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
(3)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: NS-8
1815 East 9800 South
Sandy, UT 84092
(801) 572-3793
Rank: #8 - 128. - 12.
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)
(7)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: PK-8
4020 South 900 East
Salt Lake City, UT 84124
(801) 613-1722
Rank: #8 - 128. - 12.
Trinity Lutheran Academy
Trinity Lutheran Academy Photo
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
Acceptance Rate: 90%
Grades: PK-7
2260 Red Cliffs Drive
Saint George, UT 84790
(435) 628-6115
Rank: #13 - 1713. - 17.
Iqra Academy Of Utah
(Islamic)
Acceptance Rate: 95%
Grades: PK-6
1293 W 2200 S Ste B
West Valley City, UT 84119
(801) 964-6470
Rank: #13 - 1713. - 17.
Layton Christian Academy
Layton Christian Academy Photo - Layton Christian Academy: Preschool - 12th Grade
(Assembly of God)
Acceptance Rate: 95%
Grades: PK-12
2352 E Highway 193
Layton, UT 84040
(807) 771-7141
Rank: #13 - 1713. - 17.
Liahona Preparatory Academy
Liahona Preparatory Academy Photo - Home-school conference speaker
Special Program Emphasis (Latter Day Saints)
(3)
Acceptance Rate: 95%
Grades: PK-12
2464 West 450 South
Pleasant Grove, UT 84062
(801) 785-7850
Rank: #13 - 1713. - 17.
Saint Olaf Catholic School
Saint Olaf Catholic School Photo - Saint Olaf Students are Inclusive!
(Catholic)
Acceptance Rate: 95%
Grades: PK-8
1793 Orchard Dr
Bountiful, UT 84010
(801) 295-5341
Rank: #13 - 1713. - 17.
Wasatch Christian School
Wasatch Christian School Photo
(Christian)
Acceptance Rate: 95%
Grades: NS-12
585 39th St
Ogden, UT 84403
(801) 392-5784
Rank: #1818.
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.
(3)
Acceptance Rate: 98%
Grades: PK-9
2965 East Evergreen Ave.
Salt Lake City, UT 84109
(801) 466-4214
Rank: #19 - 2019. - 20.
Hilltop Christian School
Hilltop Christian School Photo - Music & Movement Enrichment Class
Alternative School (Christian)
(9)
Acceptance Rate: 100%
Grades: PK-1
985 E 10600 S
Sandy, UT 84094
(801) 576-1390
Rank: #19 - 2019. - 20.
Newcastle Preschool
Newcastle Preschool Photo - Newcastle Pre-K students participate in daily writing activities
Daycare / Preschool
Acceptance Rate: 100%
Grades: NS
12257 S 800 E
Draper, UT 84020
(801) 553-0622

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