Top California Private Schools
- For the 2020 school year, there are 3,782 top private schools in California, serving 642,290 students.
- The average private school tuition is $11,389 for elementary schools and $19,637 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
- The average acceptance rate is 84% (view national acceptance rates).
- Minority enrollment is 44% and the student:teacher ratio is 12:1.
Futures Academy - Manhattan Beach Photo - Futures Academy high quality academic one-to-one learning program includes social activities and onsite study areas for completing schoolwork assignments.
Villanova Preparatory School Photo - In this supportive environment steeped in Catholic values, students are comfortable taking risks, trying something new and learning more about the individual throughout their Villanova experience.
Futures Academy - Anaheim Hills Photo - Futures Academy's high quality academic one-to-one learning program includes social activities and onsite study areas for completing schoolwork assignments.
Berkeley Hall School Photo - Berkeley Hall School, founded in 1911, has been educating the whole child for over 100 years.
Futures Academy - Brentwood Photo - Futures Academy's high quality academic one-to-one learning program includes social activities and onsite study areas for completing schoolwork assignments.
The Harker School Upper School Photo - The Harker School's middle school library is home base for students. Our libraries feature full-time librarians and hundreds of resources, including online reference databases.
Western Christian Academy Photo - WCA has full accreditation status with the North Central Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement (NCA CASI)
Futures Academy - Westlake Village Photo - Futures Academy's high quality academic one-to-one learning program includes social activities and onsite study areas for completing schoolwork assignments.
Calvary Christian Academy Photo - All Middle and High school academic classes intergrate technology to enhance learning. Our Middle and Upper school students have their own Chromebooks to access course content and to colaborate with teachers and peers. Technology is in place to keep content safe. Our Preschool 4 year olds through 5th Grade classrooms use our Mobil Chromebook carts.
Top California Private Schools by County (2020)
- County# Schools# Students% Minority
- 194 Schools30,344 Students53% Minority
- 2 Schools105 Students15% Minority
- 16 Schools1,288 Students21% Minority
- 3 Schools96 Students9% Minority
- 2 Schools120 Students48% Minority
- 127 Schools19,365 Students39% Minority
- 3 Schools47 Students10% Minority
- 15 Schools1,284 Students14% Minority
- 37 Schools7,133 Students49% Minority
- 2 Schools177 Students3% Minority
- 13 Schools862 Students18% Minority
- 12 Schools1,851 Students93% Minority
- 2 Schools61 Students23% Minority
- 42 Schools6,534 Students41% Minority
- 6 Schools941 Students36% Minority
- 7 Schools269 Students21% Minority
- 3 Schools49 Students20% Minority
- 1,123 Schools197,676 Students53% Minority
- 5 Schools439 Students64% Minority
- 49 Schools7,971 Students20% Minority
- 2 Schools21 Students14% Minority
- 9 Schools796 Students42% Minority
- 18 Schools1,943 Students30% Minority
- 1 Schools20 Students- Minority
- 1 Schools32 Students- Minority
- 25 Schools4,795 Students38% Minority
- 29 Schools2,691 Students29% Minority
- 10 Schools652 Students18% Minority
- 384 Schools69,596 Students36% Minority
- 36 Schools3,898 Students21% Minority
- 2 Schools99 Students5% Minority
- 164 Schools24,722 Students42% Minority
- 134 Schools19,484 Students39% Minority
- 6 Schools374 Students29% Minority
- 142 Schools20,020 Students49% Minority
- 313 Schools56,388 Students37% Minority
- 118 Schools26,757 Students50% Minority
- 50 Schools8,767 Students47% Minority
- 30 Schools3,158 Students16% Minority
- 99 Schools17,632 Students37% Minority
- 36 Schools6,253 Students39% Minority
- 239 Schools55,148 Students47% Minority
- 30 Schools5,068 Students27% Minority
- 14 Schools1,821 Students11% Minority
- 7 Schools149 Students6% Minority
- 30 Schools4,378 Students62% Minority
- 61 Schools6,803 Students20% Minority
- 25 Schools3,725 Students24% Minority
- 5 Schools304 Students25% Minority
- 3 Schools264 Students30% Minority
- 18 Schools2,916 Students30% Minority
- 5 Schools466 Students7% Minority
- 92 Schools14,257 Students34% Minority
- 16 Schools2,229 Students30% Minority
- 2 Schools207 Students23% Minority
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