Best Arkansas Private Schools (2022-23)

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 170 private schools serving 26,573 students in Arkansas (there are 1,080 public schools, serving 486,305 students). 5% of all K-12 students in Arkansas are educated in private schools compared to the national average of 10%.
The average private school tuition is $6,144 for elementary schools and $7,163 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
The average acceptance rate is 91% (view national acceptance rates). Minority enrollment is 18% and the student:teacher ratio is 11:1.
81% of schools are religiously affiliated (most commonly Baptist and Christian).

Top Ranked Arkansas Private Schools by County (2022-23)

County
# Schools
# Students
% Minority
12
2,158
19%
2
267
34%
47
10,925
22%

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