Average Private School ACT Scores in California

The averageprivate school ACT score in California is 27 (2021-22).
The private school in California with the highest ACT score is The College Preparatory School, with an ACT score of 33.

Average Private School ACT Scores in California (2021-22)

School
ACT Score
Grades
Location
Rank: #1 - 31. - 3.
ACT Score: 33
Grades: 9-12
6100 Broadway
Oakland, CA 94618
(510) 652-0111
Rank: #1 - 31. - 3.
Crystal Springs
Crystal Springs Photo
ACT Score: 33
Grades: 6-12
400 Uplands Drive
Burlingame, CA 94010
(650) 342-4175
Rank: #1 - 31. - 3.
New Covenant Academy
New Covenant Academy Photo
(Christian)
(8)
ACT Score: 33
Grades: NS-12
3119 W. 6th Street
Los Angeles, CA 90020
(213) 487-5437
Rank: #4 - 114. - 11.
Alsion Middle/High School
Alsion Middle/High School Photo - Writing requirements are considerable at Alsion.
Montessori School
(2)
ACT Score: 32
Grades: 7-12
750 Witherly Ln
Fremont, CA 94539
(510) 445-1127
Rank: #4 - 114. - 11.
BASIS Independent Fremont
BASIS Independent Fremont Photo - One of the World's Top Academic Programs - Right in Your Neighborhood.
(1)
ACT Score: 32
Grades: K-5
3300 Kearney Street
Fremont, CA 94538
(510) 573-3435
Rank: #4 - 114. - 11.
ACT Score: 32
Grades: 5-12
1290 Parkmoor Avenue
San Jose, CA 95126
(408) 291-0907
Rank: #4 - 114. - 11.
Castilleja School
Castilleja School Photo - Swimming and water polo happen in our on-campus pool.
All-girls
(1)
ACT Score: 32
Grades: 6-12
1310 Bryant St
Palo Alto, CA 94301
(650) 328-3160
Rank: #4 - 114. - 11.
Chadwick School
Chadwick School Photo
ACT Score: 32
Grades: K-12
26800 Academy Drive
Palos Verdes Peninsula, CA 90274
(310) 377-1543
Rank: #4 - 114. - 11.
Pacific Academy
Pacific Academy Photo - Rose Zhang, Class of 2021; AJGA World No. 1 Women Amateur Golfer; 2020 U.S Woman's Amateur Champion; Stanford University
(9)
ACT Score: 32
Grades: K-12
4947 Alton Pkwy.
Irvine, CA 92604
(949) 398-5288
Rank: #4 - 114. - 11.
The Quarry Lane School
The Quarry Lane School Photo
Special Program Emphasis
(1)
ACT Score: 32
Grades: PK-12
6363 Tassajara Rd.
Dublin, CA 94568
(925) 829-8000
Rank: #4 - 114. - 11.
TVT Community Day School
TVT Community Day School Photo - Welcome to TVT's state-of-the-art campus featuring grade-level "villages," ample space, and 21st Century technology.
Special Program Emphasis (Jewish)
(6)
ACT Score: 32
Grades: PK-12
5 Federation Way
Irvine, CA 92603
(949) 509-9500
Rank: #12 - 1712. - 17.
Bentley School
Bentley School Photo
(1)
ACT Score: 31
Grades: K-12
1000 Upper Happy Valley Rd
Lafayette, CA 94549
(925) 283-2101
Rank: #12 - 1712. - 17.
Cate School
Cate School Photo - Sunset Bench
ACT Score: 31
Grades: 9-12
1960 Cate Mesa Road
Carpinteria, CA 93013
(805) 684-4127
Rank: #12 - 1712. - 17.
Cornerstone Christian School
Cornerstone Christian School Photo - Elementary students wearing Chapel Dress.
Special Program Emphasis (Christian)
ACT Score: 31
Grades: PK-12
5073 Andrea Blvd
Sacramento, CA 95842
(916) 334-6236
Rank: #12 - 1712. - 17.
Oaks Christian School
Oaks Christian School Photo
(Christian)
ACT Score: 31
Grades: 5-12
31749 La Tienda Rd
Thousand Oaks, CA 91362
(818) 824-9492
Rank: #12 - 1712. - 17.
Pinewood School
ACT Score: 31
Grades: K-12
26800 Fremont Rd
Los Altos, CA 94022
(650) 209-3060
Rank: #12 - 1712. - 17.
The Thacher School
The Thacher School Photo - "Education is not merely the making of scholars. It is the making of men and women. It is the training of the younger generation in the art of living for their own greatest good and the greatest good of their fellow citizens." -Sherman Day Thacher
ACT Score: 31
Grades: 9-12
5025 Thacher Road
Ojai, CA 93023
(805) 640-3210
Rank: #18 - 2818. - 28.
Ambassador High School
Ambassador High School Photo - Harkness discussionsJunior College courses on siteSmall class sizesRelationship with faculty membersCollegial, not competitive
(Christian)
ACT Score: 30
Grades: 9-12
540 Maple Ave
Torrance, CA 90503
(310) 356-0950
Rank: #18 - 2818. - 28.
The Bishop's School
The Bishop's School Photo - At The Bishop's School, our faculty have developed a comprehensive curriculum that allows students to find their voice, inspire their passion and prepare them for their academic futures, while equipping them with foundational life skills.
(Episcopal)
(1)
ACT Score: 30
Grades: 6-12
7607 La Jolla Blvd
La Jolla, CA 92037
(858) 459-4021
Rank: #18 - 2818. - 28.
California Crosspoint Academy
California Crosspoint Academy Photo - Our firm belief and practice is that all students can excel given the right environment and opportunity. All of our students have many opportunities and the support needed to find their passion and God-given calling for their lives.
(Christian)
ACT Score: 30
Grades: NS-12
25500 Industrial Blvd
Hayward, CA 94545
(510) 995-5333
Rank: #18 - 2818. - 28.
Presentation High School
Presentation High School Photo
All-girls (Roman Catholic)
ACT Score: 30
Grades: 9-12
2281 Plummer Avenue
San Jose, CA 95125
(408) 264-1664
Rank: #18 - 2818. - 28.
St. Bernard's Academy
St. Bernard's Academy Photo
(Roman Catholic)
ACT Score: 30
Grades: 6-12
222 Dollison Street
Eureka, CA 95501
(707) 443-2735
Rank: #18 - 2818. - 28.
St. Margaret's Episcopal School
St. Margaret's Episcopal School Photo - St. Margaret's is upheld by the basic principles of our Episcopal tenets that individuals and institutions are called to strive for justice and peace among all people, and to respect the dignity of every human being. Episcopal schools exist not merely to educate, but to demonstrate and proclaim the unique worth and beauty of all human beings.
(Episcopal)
ACT Score: 30
Grades: PK-12
31641 La Novia
San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
(949) 661-0108
Rank: #18 - 2818. - 28.
San Diego Academy
(Seventh Day Adventist)
(1)
ACT Score: 30
Grades: K-12
2800 E 4th St
National City, CA 91950
(619) 267-9550
Rank: #18 - 2818. - 28.
San Diego Jewish Academy
San Diego Jewish Academy Photo - San Diego Jewish Academy student volunteers in Oklahoma - June 2013
(Jewish)
(2)
ACT Score: 30
Grades: NS-12
11860 Carmel Creek Road
San Diego, CA 92130
(858) 704-3717
Rank: #18 - 2818. - 28.
The Webb Schools
The Webb Schools Photo - Located at the base of the San Gabriel Mountains, our campus setting provides easy access to hiking, snorkeling, rock climbing and other outdoor adventures.
Special Program Emphasis
ACT Score: 30
Grades: 9-12
1175 West Baseline Road
Claremont, CA 91711
(909) 482-5214
Rank: #18 - 2818. - 28.
Woodside Priory School
Woodside Priory School Photo - Woodside Priory is a Benedictine Catholic, independent college preparatory school for grades 6-12. A boarding option is available beginning in grade nine (9).
(Roman Catholic)
ACT Score: 30
Grades: 6-12
302 Portola Road
Portola Valley, CA 94028
(650) 851-8223
Rank: #18 - 2818. - 28.
York School
York School Photo - Exceptional academics, welcoming community, full range of sports, clubs, and extracurriculars. Be you. Be York.
(Episcopal)
(1)
ACT Score: 30
Grades: 8-12
9501 York Road
Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 372-7338
Rank: #29 - 4129. - 41.
Campbell Hall
Campbell Hall Photo - Campbell Hall is a vibrant 15-acre campus.
(Episcopal)
(4)
ACT Score: 29
Grades: K-12
4533 Laurel Canyon Blvd
Studio City, CA 91607
(818) 980-7280
Rank: #29 - 4129. - 41.
ACT Score: 29
Grades: NS-12
3051 El Cajon Blvd.
San Diego, CA 92104
(619) 584-2454
Rank: #29 - 4129. - 41.
Kirby School
Kirby School Photo - The Kirby School campus features a new recreation area, sport court, amphitheater, and outdoor classroom and social spaces. Our Hybrid Learning program offers in-person and high quality remote classes.
(2)
ACT Score: 29
Grades: 6-12
425 Encinal Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95060
(831) 423-0658
Rank: #29 - 4129. - 41.
Laguna Blanca School
Laguna Blanca School Photo
ACT Score: 29
Grades: PK-12
4125 Paloma Dr
Santa Barbara, CA 93110
(805) 687-2461
Rank: #29 - 4129. - 41.
Marymount High School Los Angeles
Marymount High School Los Angeles Photo - Marymount offers 13 sports and 22 teams. Over 80 percent our our Sailor Strong Athletic teams move on to the CIF Playoffs.
All-girls (Roman Catholic)
ACT Score: 29
Grades: 9-12
10643 Sunset Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90077
(310) 472-1205
Rank: #29 - 4129. - 41.
Merit Academy
Merit Academy Photo - Engineering a brake-light system. All students engage in ProjectMERIT where they start an independent project that teaches them leadership and critical thinking skills in the real world. These projects separate Merit Academy students from their peers in the competitive college admissions process.
Alternative School
(3)
ACT Score: 29
Grades: 1-12
2392 North Rodeo Gulch Road
Soquel, CA 95073
(831) 462-5655
Rank: #29 - 4129. - 41.
Oak Grove School
Oak Grove School Photo - At Oak Grove High School preparing for college also means tapping into your interests, exploring your natural creativity, and developing lifelong practices of intellectual discipline, good communication, self-reflection, understanding, and clear thinking.
(7)
ACT Score: 29
Grades: PK-12
220 West Lomita Ave
Ojai, CA 93023
(805) 646-8236
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