Top 20 Best Maricopa County Private Schools (2023)

For the 2023 school year, there are 288 private schools serving 45,025 students in Maricopa County, AZ (there are 1,283 public schools, serving 735,790 public students). 6% of all K-12 students in Maricopa County, AZ are educated in private schools compared to the AZ state average of 6%.
The best top ranked private schools in Maricopa County, AZ include Bella Vista College Preparatory School, Pathways Early College Academy, Inc. and Gateway Academy.
The average tuition cost is $10,967, which is higher than the Arizona private school average tuition cost of $9,818.
45% of private schools in Maricopa County, AZ are religiously affiliated (most commonly Christian and Catholic).

Top Ranked Maricopa County Private Schools (2023)

School
Location
Grades
Students
33401 N. 56th ST
Scottsdale, AZ 85266
(480) 575-6001
Grades: 6-12
| 89 students
Gateway Academy
Gateway Academy Photo - Home of the Warriors!
Special Education School
(5)
3939 E. Shea Blvd
Phoenix, AZ 85028
(480) 998-1071
Grades: 6-12
| 114 students
California and Arizona
Phoenix, AZ 85041
(480) 248-1670
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Brightmont Academy - Scottsdale
Brightmont Academy - Scottsdale Photo - Brightmont students and staff celebrate School Choice Week!
Special Program Emphasis
(2)
6990 E. Shea Blvd, Suite 120
Scottsdale, AZ 85254
(480) 948-2800
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students
9606 E Kalil Dr
Scottsdale, AZ 85260
(480) 451-3130
Grades: NS-1
| n/a students
Fusion Academy Scottsdale
Fusion Academy Scottsdale Photo - Classes at Fusion are one-to-one: one student and one teacher per classroom. Students have different teachers for different subjects, and teachers act as mentors in the one-to-one setting.
Alternative School
8700 N. Gainey Center Drive, Suite 150
Scottsdale, AZ 85258
(602) 661-3721
Grades: 5-11
| n/a students
ACCEL
ACCEL Photo - outdoor learning
Special Education School
10251 N 35th Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85051
(602) 995-7366
Grades: K-12
| 175 students
The ACES
The ACES Photo
Special Education School
(1)
6815 W. Cactus Road
Peoria, AZ 85381
(623) 937-5090
Grades: K-12
| 279 students
All Saints' Episcopal Day School
All Saints' Episcopal Day School Photo - The sixth grade class trip to Bisbee
(Episcopal)
6300 N Central Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85012
(602) 274-4866
Grades: PK-8
| 514 students
Annunciation Catholic School
Annunciation Catholic School Photo - Weekly Mass
(Catholic)
32648 N Cave Creek Rd
Cave Creek, AZ 85331
(480) 361-8234
Grades: K-8
| 241 students
Arcadia Montessori School
Arcadia Montessori School Photo - Come take a look at our campus! Schedule a tour today!
Montessori School
5115 E Virginia Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85008
(602) 840-2342
Grades: PK-K
| 269 students
7810 S 42nd Place
Phoenix, AZ 85042
(602) 454-1222
Grades: NS-12
| 249 students
Autism Academy For Education & Development
Special Education School
7541 S Willow Dr
Tempe, AZ 85283
(480) 240-9255
Grades: K-12
| 318 students
Banner Academy
Banner Academy Photo - At Banner Academy students have the opportunity to work and play with a variety of reptiles, birds and mammals.
Special Education School
(1)
1410 W. 10th Place
Tempe, AZ 85281
(480) 827-5348
Grades: 4-12
| 44 students
Bayer Private School
Bayer Private School Photo - Bayer Private School
Special Program Emphasis
23555 N. 67th Ave
Glendale, AZ 85310
(623) 362-3700
Grades: PK-8
| 270 students
2225 W Whispering Wind Dr, Ste 205
Phoenix, AZ 85085
(602) 674-5555
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Bourgade Catholic High School
Bourgade Catholic High School Photo
(Catholic)
(1)
4602 N 31st Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85017
(602) 973-4000
Grades: 9-12
| 439 students
Brophy College Preparatory
Brophy College Preparatory Photo - Brophy Bronco near the 9-acre Brophy Sports Campus
All-boys (Catholic)
4701 N Central Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85012
(602) 264-5291
Grades: 9-12
| 1,345 students
Calvary North Preschool & Kindergarten
Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
14201 N. 32nd St.
Phoenix, AZ 85032
(602) 992-6922
Grades: NS-PK
| 66 students
6050 N Invergordon Rd
Paradise Valley, AZ 85253
(480) 948-7520
Grades: NS-8
| n/a students
Canyon State Academy
All-boys | Alternative School
(2)
20061 E Rittenhouse Road
Queen Creek, AZ 85142
(480) 987-2024
Grades: 4-12
| 333 students
Chaparral Christian Preschool & Kindergarten
Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
6451 E Shea Blvd
Scottsdale, AZ 85254
(480) 991-6440
Grades: PK-6
| 114 students
Christ Lutheran School
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
3901 E Indian School Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85018
(602) 957-7010
Grades: PK-8
| 576 students
Christ The King Catholic School and Parish
Christ The King Catholic School and Parish Photo - It's a great day to be a Cougar!
(Catholic)
(3)
1551 E Dana Avenue
Mesa, AZ 85204
(480) 844-4480
Grades: PK-8
| 204 students
Christ's Greenfield Lutheran School
Christ's Greenfield Lutheran School Photo - Friends!
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
(11)
425 N Greenfield Rd
Gilbert, AZ 85234
(480) 892-8314
Grades: NS-8
| 388 students
Cross Roads Preschool & Kindergarten
Daycare / Preschool
7901 N Central Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85020
(602) 371-0741
Grades: PK-K
| 195 students
Desert Garden Montessori
Montessori School
(2)
5130 E Warner Rd
Phoenix, AZ 85044
(480) 496-9833
Grades: PK-12
| 270 students
Desert Marigold School
Waldorf School
6210 S 28th St
Phoenix, AZ 85040
(602) 243-6909
Grades: PK-12
| 284 students
Dobson Montessori School
Dobson Montessori School Photo - Arranging flowers grown in the school garden.
Montessori School
745 S. Extension
Mesa, AZ 85210
(480) 962-1432
Grades: NS-12
| 142 students
Dream City Christian School
Dream City Christian School Photo
(Other Lutheran)
(4)
21000 N 75th Ave
Glendale, AZ 85308
(623) 561-2000
Grades: NS-12
| 595 students
Gary K. Herberger Young Scholars Academy
Gary K. Herberger Young Scholars Academy Photo
Special Program Emphasis
4701 W Thunderbird Rd
Glendale, AZ 85306
(602) 543-8274
Grades: 7-12
| 106 students
Gilbert Christian Schools
Gilbert Christian Schools Photo
(Christian)
(6)
3632 E. Jasper Drive
Gilbert, AZ 85296
(480) 699-1215
Grades: PK-12
| 1,745 students
Glenview Adventist Academy
(Seventh Day Adventist)
6801 N 43rd Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85019
(623) 931-1846
Grades: PK-8
| 149 students
Gompers Private School
Gompers Private School Photo
Special Education School
6601 N 27th Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85017
(602) 336-0061
Grades: 1-12
| 24 students
Grace Lutheran School
(Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
(1)
5600 W Palmaire Avenue
Glendale, AZ 85301
(623) 937-2010
Grades: PK-8
| 116 students
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Maricopa County Private Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
Abcs-little Canyon School (Closed 2000)
All-boys | Special Education School
P.o. Box 39239
Phoenix, AZ 85069
(602) 973-8131
Grades: 1-12
| 50 students
610 E Bell Rd Ste 12
Phoenix, AZ 85022
(866) 780-9007
Grades: 3-12
| 37 students
1806 W Glenrosa Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85015
(602) 248-0656
Grades: K-9
| 89 students
2925 W Polk St
Phoenix, AZ 85009
(602) 278-6924
Grades: K-12
| 110 students
18540 N Parkview Pl
Surprise, AZ 85374
Grades: PK-3
| 96 students
8133 W Cactus Rd
Peoria, AZ 85381
(623) 487-1601
Grades: K-7
| 97 students
1565 E Warner Road
Tempe, AZ 85284
(802) 524-8901
Grades: PK-K
| 25 students
Parkway Childrens School (Closed 2021)
Daycare / Preschool (Church of God)
1751 E Maryland Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85016
(602) 266-5059
Grades: PK-K
| 101 students
4002 N 18th Avenue
Phoenix, AZ 85015
(602) 264-4338
Grades: NS-6
| 151 students
1030 N Hayden Rd
Scottsdale, AZ 85257
(480) 949-8034
Grades: K-9
| 119 students
4800 E Doubletree Ranch Rd
Paradise Valley, AZ 85253
(480) 991-1770
Grades: NS-8
| 151 students
3104 W Glendale Ave
Phoenix, AZ 85051
(602) 973-9060
Grades: PK-K
| 58 students
1545 N Parkway Dr
Gilbert, AZ 85234
(480) 926-7621
Grades: NS-PK
| n/a students

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