Top 5 Best Shelby County Private Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 16 private schools serving 3,097 students in Shelby County, AL.
The best top ranked private schools in Shelby County, AL include Indian Springs School, Hilltop Montessori School and Westminster School At Oak Mountain.
The average acceptance rate is 75%, which is lower than the Alabama private school average acceptance rate of 90%.
63% of private schools in Shelby County, AL are religiously affiliated (most commonly Baptist and Christian).

Top Ranked Shelby County Private Schools (2022)

School
Location
Grades
Students
Indian Springs School
Indian Springs School Photo
(1)
190 Woodward Drive
Pelham, AL 35124
(205) 988-3350
Grades: 8-12
| 326 students
Evangel Classical Christian School
Special Program Emphasis (Presbyterian)
423 Thompson Rd
Alabaster, AL 35007
(205) 216-0149
Grades: K-12
| 380 students
Gospel Light Baptist Academy
Gospel Light Baptist Academy Photo
(Baptist)
(1)
5781 Roy Dr
Helena, AL 35080
(205) 685-8450
Grades: NS-11
| 64 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
(2)
6 Abbott Square
Birmingham, AL 35242
(205) 437-9343
Grades: NS-8
| 237 students
Our Lady Of The Valley School
(Catholic)
(2)
5510 Double Oak Lane
Birmingham, AL 35242
(205) 991-5963
Grades: PK-8
| 397 students
Westminster School At Oak Mountain
Westminster School At Oak Mountain Photo
(Presbyterian)
5080 Cahaba Valley Trace
Birmingham, AL 35242
(205) 995-9694
Grades: K-12
| 541 students
Chase Learning Center & Daycare
Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
330 Canyon Park Dr
Pelham, AL 35124
(205) 620-1616
Grades: K
| 44 students
The Church At Brookhills Early
Daycare / Preschool (Baptist)
3145 Brook Highland Parkway
Birmingham, AL 35242
(205) 980-3053
Grades: PK-K
| 156 students
Coosa Valley Academy
(Christian)
(2)
163 Park Pl
Harpersville, AL 35078
(205) 672-7326
Grades: PK-12
| 224 students
Cornerstone Christian School
(Baptist)
24975 Highway 25
Columbiana, AL 35051
(205) 669-7777
Grades: PK-12
| 196 students
The Day Program
Special Education School
117 Plaza Circle
Alabaster, AL 35007
(205) 664-1600
Grades: 7-11
| 60 students
Haven Christian Academy
(Baptist)
9444 Highway 22
Montevallo, AL 35115
(205) 668-2408
Grades: PK-11
| 26 students
Joseph S Bruno Montessori Academy
Montessori School
(6)
5509 Timber Hill Rd
Birmingham, AL 35242
(205) 995-8709
Grades: PK-8
| 186 students
Primrose School At Meadowbrook
Daycare / Preschool
4855 Meadow Brook Rd
Birmingham, AL 35242
(205) 991-3020
Grades: PK-K
| 35 students
Primrose School Of Riverwoods
Alternative School
501 Riverwoods Ct
Helena, AL 35080
(205) 685-1905
Grades: PK-K
| 113 students
Westwood Baptist Weekday Edu Ministry
Daycare / Preschool (Baptist)
209 Cloverdale Dr
Alabaster, AL 35007
(205) 663-2422
Grades: PK-K
| 112 students
[+] Show Closed Private Schools in Shelby County, Alabama

Shelby County Private Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
Calera Christian School (Closed 2006)
Montessori School (Baptist)
1725 22nd Avenue
Calera, AL 35040
(205) 668-2521
Grades: 5-8
| 7 students
1700 Corporate Dr
Birmingham, AL 35242
(205) 995-8598
Grades: NS-PK
| n/a students
9178 Highway 22
Montevallo, AL 35115
(205) 668-2299
Grades: PK-12
| 215 students

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