Top Birmingham Private Schools

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  • For the 2020-21 school year, there are 80 top private schools in Birmingham, Alabama, serving 13,605 students.
  • The average private school tuition is $7,670 for elementary schools and $9,880 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
  • The average acceptance rate is 84% (view national acceptance rates).
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body, and the student:teacher ratio is 11:1.
  • 76% of schools are religiously affiliated (most commonly Baptist and Christian).

Top Birmingham, AL Private Schools (2020-21)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • 2019 6th Avenue North
    Birmingham, AL 35203
    (205) 252-2535

    Grades: PK-8 | 298 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 - Multi-cultural celebrations in the Kindergarten
    Special Program Emphasis
    5901 Crestwood Blvd
    Birmingham, AL 35212
    (205) 592-0541

    Grades: PK-8 | 167 students
  • All Saints' Episcopal Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool (Episcopal)
    112 W. Hawthorne Road
    Birmingham, AL 35209
    (205) 879-1092

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

    Grades: 7-12 | 15 students
  • Ascension Episcopal Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool (Episcopal)
    1912 Canyon Rd
    Birmingham, AL 35216
    (205) 979-8711

    Grades: PK-K | 58 students
  • 2204 Briarwood Way
    Birmingham, AL 35243
    (205) 776-5812

    Grades: NS-12 | 1,762 students
  • 356 Killough Springs Road
    Birmingham, AL 35206
    (205) 836-0201

    Grades: K-4 | 37 students
  • Canterbury Day School
    Daycare / Preschool (Methodist)
    350 Overbrook Rd
    Birmingham, AL 35213
    (205) 874-1541

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

    Grades: K-12 | 165 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
  • Creative Montessori School
    Creative Montessori School Photo
    Montessori School
    2800 Montessori Way
    Birmingham, AL 35209
    (205) 879-3278

    Grades: PK-6 | 236 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: NS-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) 798-1242

    Grades: PK-6 | 90 students
  • 1137 10th Pl S
    Birmingham, AL 35205
    (205) 323-1516

    Grades: PK-12 | 109 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: NS | 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: NS | 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) 978-9303

    Grades: PK-12 | 194 students
  • Higdon Hill School
    Alternative School
    6869 5th Ave S
    Birmingham, AL 35212
    (205) 833-9000

    Grades: 5-12 | 108 students
  • 4901 Old Leeds Rd
    Birmingham, AL 35213
    (205) 956-9731

    Grades: PK-8 | 317 students
  • Hilltop Montessori School
    Hilltop Montessori School Photo - Serving students from ages eighteen months through 8th grade, students academic, social and emotional needs are addressed in a beautiful, state of the art facility. The campus houses a gym, musical theater area, art studio, science laboratory, a teaching community kitchen, library and outdoor classrooms.
    Montessori School
    6 Abbott Square
    Birmingham, AL 35242
    (205) 437-9343

    Grades: NS-8 | 237 students
  • 1916 19th St Ensley
    Birmingham, AL 35218
    (205) 780-5858

    Grades: 6-8 | 82 students
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