Top Arizona Private Schools
- For the 2019-20 school year, there are 470 top private schools in Arizona, serving 64,270 students.
- The average private school tuition is $6,300 for elementary schools and $17,339 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
- The average acceptance rate is 88% (view national acceptance rates).
- Minority enrollment is 38% and the student:teacher ratio is 12:1.
Desert Christian Schools Photo - Call (520) 901-5499 for information about Desert Christian Schools.
St Michael Indian School Photo - Chapel during Lenten Season 2018. 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.
Holy Trinity Academy Photo - On the same day we welcomed a visit from Kiria Evangalia of the Greek Consulate, we also welcomed a visit from Prairie Wind, an award-winning Native American dance group who demonstrated and explained their ancient and traditional dances.
Bourgade Catholic High School Photo - Bourgade Catholic High School is a place where you fit in. And stand out.
Top Arizona Private Schools by County (2019-20)
- County# Schools# Students% Minority
- 5 Schools697 Students97% Minority
- 7 Schools770 Students61% Minority
- 10 Schools767 Students44% Minority
- 3 Schools326 Students79% Minority
- 1 Schools34 Students43% Minority
- 1 Schools14 Students92% Minority
- 303 Schools44,488 Students32% Minority
- 7 Schools712 Students9% Minority
- 10 Schools801 Students64% Minority
- 88 Schools11,156 Students45% Minority
- 6 Schools713 Students66% Minority
- 5 Schools697 Students96% Minority
- 20 Schools1,615 Students26% Minority
- 6 Schools1,496 Students57% Minority
Sometimes a regular school is not the right fit for a child. Perhaps she needs an alternative school.
A parent and I chat about finding the best school for her daughter. While the parent may be fictitious, her questions are quite typical of the kind of questions and concerns parents have when thinking about sending their children to private school.
We look at several ways you can use to search for private schools. Whether you are beginning the search process for a school for your child or just want to find out more about particular schools, we offer some tips and tricks to make searching more efficient.