Top Arizona Private Schools
- For the 2018-19 school year, there are 475 top private schools in Arizona, serving 65,592 students.
- The average private school tuition is $6,126 for elementary schools and $19,162 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
- The average acceptance rate is 87% (view national acceptance rates).
- Minority enrollment is 38% and the student:teacher ratio is 12:1.
Brightmont Academy - Chandler Photo - "The One-to-One School. One student works with one teacher - all the time!"
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.
New Vistas Academy Photo - New Vistas is an advanced academic preschool and elementary school located in Chandler. NVCE has consistently held the title of Top Ten School by Johns Hopkins University Center for Talented Youth. Our curriculum is unique in Arizona since it enables children to progress at an accelerated rate with any ceiling to learning. Most students function 2-6 years above grade level.
Banner Children's Academy Photo - At Banner Academy students have the opportunity to work and play with a variety of reptiles, birds and mammals.
St. Gregory Elementary School Photo - One of our STEM activities...participating in the Honeywell Challenge.
Top Arizona Private Schools by County (2018-19)
- County# Schools# Students% Minority
- 5 Schools697 Students97% Minority
- 7 Schools770 Students61% Minority
- 10 Schools723 Students44% Minority
- 3 Schools326 Students79% Minority
- 1 Schools34 Students43% Minority
- 1 Schools14 Students92% Minority
- 303 Schools44,875 Students32% Minority
- 7 Schools691 Students9% Minority
- 10 Schools789 Students64% Minority
- 90 Schools12,392 Students45% Minority
- 7 Schools698 Students66% Minority
- 5 Schools697 Students96% Minority
- 20 Schools1,603 Students26% Minority
- 6 Schools1,482 Students57% Minority
Test your knowledge of private school facts and trivia with these twenty-one questions and answers.
As you research schools, check the national and state associations. Is the school you are considering a member? If not, why not?
If you have a child who sings, you might want to consider a choir school. In the United States, most of these schools are day schools.