Top Birmingham Private Schools

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 83 top private schools in Birmingham, Alabama, serving 13,688 students.
  • The average private school tuition is $7,897 for elementary schools and $10,399 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
  • The average acceptance rate is 87% (view national acceptance rates).
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body, and the student:teacher ratio is 11:1.
  • 72% of schools are religiously affiliated (most commonly Baptist and Christian).

Top Birmingham, AL Private Schools (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Hilltop Montessori School
    Hilltop Montessori School Photo - Sitting on over 7 acres, in the Town of MT Laurel, Hilltop Montessori School is accredited by AdvancED, SAIS, AMS and NPSCA.
    Montessori School
    6 Abbott Square
    Birmingham, AL 35242
    (205)437-9343

    Grades: NS-8 | 237 students
  • 2019 6th Avenue North
    Birmingham, AL 35203
    (205)252-2535

    Grades: PK-8 | 315 students
  • Alabama Clinical Schools
    All-boys | Alternative School
    1221 Alton Dr
    Birmingham, AL 35210
    (205)836-9923

    Grades: PK | 65 students
  • Alabama Waldorf School
    Alabama Waldorf School Photo - Language Arts in Grade 4
    Special Program Emphasis
    5901 Crestwood Blvd
    Birmingham, AL 35212
    (205)592-0541

    Grades: NS-8 | 143 students
  • All Saints' Episcopal Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool (Episcopal)
    112 W. Hawthorne Road
    Birmingham, AL 35209
    (205)879-1092

    Grades: PK-K | 145 students
  • 4801 Altamont Road South
    Birmingham, AL 35222
    (205)879-2006

    Grades: 5-12 | 361 students
  • The American Academy For Young Professionals
    The American Academy For Young Professionals Photo - Preparing NOW to lead TOMORROW - National & Global Leaders!
    Special Program Emphasis (Christian)
    216 Roebuck Drive - East Campus
    Birmingham, AL 35215
    (205)833-4416

    Grades: 7-12 | 8 students
  • 1312 22nd St S
    Birmingham, AL 35205
    (205)939-3665

    Grades: 8-12 | 21 students
  • Ascension Episcopal Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool (Episcopal)
    1912 Canyon Rd
    Birmingham, AL 35216
    (205)979-8711

    Grades: PK-K | 64 students
  • 2204 Briarwood Way
    Birmingham, AL 35243
    (205)776-5812

    Grades: PK-12 | 1762 students
  • 3821 Lorna Rd Ste 118-120
    Birmingham, AL 35244
    (205)989-8333

    Grades: 9-12 | 20 students
  • 8440 5th Ave N
    Birmingham, AL 35206
    (205)836-8022

    Grades: PK-3 | 132 students
  • Canterbury Day School
    Daycare / Preschool (Methodist)
    350 Overbrook Rd
    Birmingham, AL 35213
    (205)874-1541

    Grades: PK-K | 123 students
  • 1900 43rd St W
    Birmingham, AL 35208
    (205)786-4811

    Grades: K-12 | 177 students
  • 711 Gene Reed Rd
    Birmingham, AL 35235
    (205)836-1362

    Grades: PK-2 | 151 students
  • The Church At Brookhills Early
    Daycare / Preschool (Baptist)
    3145 Brook Highland Parkway
    Birmingham, AL 35242
    (205)980-3053

    Grades: PK-K | 156 students
  • 118 55th Street N
    Birmingham, AL 35212
    (205)591-7600

    Grades: PK-12 | 535 students
  • Covenant Classical School
    Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
    25 Southlake Ln
    Birmingham, AL 35244
    (205)989-8668

    Grades: K | 161 students
  • 2800 Montessori Way
    Birmingham, AL 35209
    (205)879-3278

    Grades: PK-6 | 225 students
  • East Birmingham Church Of God Academy
    Daycare / Preschool (Church of God in Christ)
    5600 1st Ave N
    Birmingham, AL 35212
    (205)592-9698

    Grades: K | 76 students
  • 7753 1st Ave S
    Birmingham, AL 35206
    (205)836-6356

    Grades: 1-6 | 20 students
  • Ephesus Academy
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    829 Mcmillon Ave Sw
    Birmingham, AL 35211
    (205)786-2194

    Grades: K-9 | 171 students
  • Family Sunshine School
    Special Education School
    1600 7th Ave S
    Birmingham, AL 35233
    (205)939-6629

    Grades: K-12 | 285 students
  • 1945 Center Point Parkway
    Birmingham, AL 35215
    (205)854-0104

    Grades: NS-K | 138 students
  • 1400 Brisbane Ave
    Birmingham, AL 35214
    (205)798-1248

    Grades: PK-6 | 106 students
  • 1137 10th Pl S
    Birmingham, AL 35205
    (205)323-1516

    Grades: PK-11 | 77 students
  • 1829 Circlewood Drive
    Birmingham, AL 35214
    (205)791-0312

    Grades: K-12 | 34 students
  • God's House Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool (Presbyterian)
    4660 Caldwell Mill Rd
    Birmingham, AL 35243
    (205)967-7611

    Grades: K | 189 students
  • The Goddard School
    The Goddard School Photo
    Daycare / Preschool
    400 Corporate Parkway
    Birmingham, AL 35242
    (205)981-8080

    Grades: NS-K | n/a students
  • 1526 Huffman Rd
    Birmingham, AL 35215
    (205)856-9592

    Grades: PK | 27 students
  • Green Valley Baptist Weekday
    Daycare / Preschool (Baptist)
    1815 Patton Chapel Rd
    Birmingham, AL 35226
    (205)822-6239

    Grades: K | 190 students
  • Heritage Academy
    Alternative School (Presbyterian)
    3251 Greendale Rd
    Birmingham, AL 35243
    (205)910-3015

    Grades: K-12 | 165 students
  • 2290 Old Tyler Rd
    Birmingham, AL 35226
    (205)978-6001

    Grades: PK-12 | 193 students
  • Higdon Hill School
    Alternative School
    6869 5th Ave S
    Birmingham, AL 35212
    (205)833-9000

    Grades: 5-12 | 68 students
  • 4901 Old Leeds Rd
    Birmingham, AL 35213
    (205)956-9731

    Grades: PK-8 | 317 students
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