Top Berkeley Private Schools

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 23 top private schools in Berkeley, California, serving 2,637 students.
  • The average private school tuition is $21,194 for elementary schools (view national tuition averages).
  • The average acceptance rate is 69% (view national acceptance rates).
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body, and the student:teacher ratio is 6:1.

Top Berkeley, CA Private Schools (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • 1310 University Ave
    Berkeley, CA 94702
    (510)665-8800

    Grades: PK-8 | 296 students
  • Shu Ren International School
    Shu Ren International School Photo - Shu Ren International School located in the heart of Berkeley, California.
    Special Program Emphasis
    2125 Jefferson Avenue
    Berkeley, CA 94703
    (510)841-8899

    Grades: PK-6 | 110 students
  • 2722 Benvenue Avenue
    Berkeley, CA 94705
    (510)549-0605

    Grades: K-8 | 105 students
  • 3339 Martin Luther King Jr Way
    Berkeley, CA 94703
    (510)868-1815

    Grades: PK-6 | 144 students
  • 1809 Bancroft Way
    Berkeley, CA 94703
    (510)883-6990

    Grades: K-5 | 96 students
  • 2027 7th Street
    Berkeley, CA 94710
    (510)845-0876

    Grades: K-8 | 330 students
  • 1600 Sacramento St
    Berkeley, CA 94702
    (510)525-1377

    Grades: PK-K | 37 students
  • The Crowden School
    The Crowden School Photo
    Special Program Emphasis
    1475 Rose St
    Berkeley, CA 94702
    (510)559-6910

    Grades: 3-8 | 65 students
  • 2340 Durant Ave
    Berkeley, CA 94704

    Grades: 6-8 | 100 students
  • Ecole Bilingue De Berkeley
    Special Program Emphasis
    1009 Heinz Avenue
    Berkeley, CA 94710
    (510)809-0615

    Grades: NS-8 | 461 students
  • Fusion Academy Berkeley
    Alternative School
    811 University Ave. Suite 100
    Berkeley, CA 94710
    (510)292-4104

    Grades: 6-12 | n/a students
  • 2830 9th street
    Berkeley, CA 94710
    (510)845-6969

    Grades: PK-K | 58 students
  • 52 Arlington Ave
    Berkeley, CA 94707
    (510)527-1278

    Grades: K | 18 students
  • La Cheim School
    Special Education School
    41 Bolivar Drive
    Berkeley, CA 94710
    (510)649-1177

    Grades: 4-12 | 55 students
  • 2727 College Avenue
    Berkeley, CA 94705
    (510)841-8489

    Grades: 9-12 | 92 students
  • 1850 Scenic Avenue
    Berkeley, CA 94709
    (510)848-2322

    Grades: PK-8 | 50 students
  • Nia House Learning Center
    Montessori School
    2234 9th Street
    Berkeley, CA 94710
    (510)845-6099

    Grades: PK-K | 60 students
  • School Of The Madeleine
    (Roman Catholic)
    1225 Milvia Street
    Berkeley, CA 94709
    (510)526-4744

    Grades: K-8 | 313 students
  • Spectrum Center Schs (5 Campuses)
    Special Education School
    2855 Telegraph Ave. Suite 312
    Berkeley, CA 94705
    (510)845-1321

    Grades: 5 | n/a students
  • Step One School
    Daycare / Preschool
    499 Spruce Street
    Berkeley, CA 94708
    (510)527-9021

    Grades: PK-K | 119 students
  • Via Center
    Special Education School
    2126 6th St
    Berkeley, CA 94710
    (510)848-1616

    Grades: NS | 22 students
  • 2446 Mckinley Ave
    Berkeley, CA 94703
    (510)841-7248

    Grades: NS-6 | 82 students
  • West-wind Academy
    Special Program Emphasis
    1551 University Ave
    Berkeley, CA 94703
    (510)841-1426

    Grades: 2-12 | 24 students
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