Best Arizona Private Schools (2022-23)
For the 2022-23 school year, there are 447 private schools serving 66,327 students in Arizona (there are 2,431 public schools, serving 1,105,127 students). 6% of all K-12 students in Arizona are educated in private schools compared to the national average of 10%.
The average private school tuition is $9,763 for elementary schools and $15,113 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
The average acceptance rate is 89% (view national acceptance rates). Minority enrollment is 39% and the student:teacher ratio is 13:1.
The Gregory School Photo - Small class sizes and outstanding faculty allow students to delve deeply into subjects, pursue their passions, and discover new interests. Learn about academics: www.gregoryschool.org/academics
St. Michael Indian School Photo - Roman Catholic Religion and Theology classes taught at every level. Weekly mass. All faiths welcome to the school. It is not a requirement to be Catholic to attend.
All Saints' Episcopal Day School Photo - Pre-K hosts a lemonade stand and collects cans to help support St. Mary's Food Bank !
Top Ranked Arizona Private Schools by County (2022-23)
A Timeline of Private School Events and History
What was the first private school? What's the oldest school? What are some of the educational philosophies commonly found? Some answers here.
Suicide Prevention: Caring For Our Young People
At last we have a dedicated phone number for suicide and crisis support. The Suicide and Crisis Lifeline is 988. More about it and suicide prevention here.
Seemingly never-ending school shootings prompted me to find out whether private schools were safer than public schools. Some answers and opinions on the matter here.