Top San Francisco Private Schools

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  • For the 2020-21 school year, there are 120 top private schools in San Francisco, California, serving 27,932 students.
  • The average private school tuition is $20,589 for elementary schools and $33,246 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
  • The average acceptance rate is 65% (view national acceptance rates).
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body, and the student:teacher ratio is 9:1.
  • 43% of schools are religiously affiliated (most commonly Roman Catholic and Jewish).

Top San Francisco, CA Private Schools (2020-21)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Adda Clevenger School
    Adda Clevenger School Photo - The Adda Clevenger School is an independent elementary school providing an accelerated academic and arts curriculum to San Francisco Bay Area students grades TK-8 since 1980.
    Special Program Emphasis
    180 Fair Oaks Street
    San Francisco, CA 94110
    (415) 824-2240

    Grades: PK-8 | 136 students
  • 2901 California St
    San Francisco, CA 94115
    (415) 409-3739

    Grades: 9-12 | 280 students
  • 1335 Guerrero Street
    San Francisco, CA 94110
    (415) 821-0130

    Grades: PK-5 | 85 students
  • 301 De Montfort Avenue
    San Francisco, CA 94112
    (415) 333-3134

    Grades: PK-5 | 309 students
  • 2425 19th Avenue
    San Francisco, CA 94116
    (415) 564-6250

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a students
  • 645 14th Avenue
    San Francisco, CA 94118
    (415) 742-4254

    Grades: PK-5 | n/a students
  • 75 Francis Street
    San Francisco, CA 94112
    (415) 715-8648

    Grades: 6-8 | n/a students
  • Zion Lutheran School
    Zion Lutheran School Photo - Zion Cross Country team taking in the views after tackling Strawberry Hill in Golden Gate Park!
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    495 9th Ave
    San Francisco, CA 94118
    (415) 221-7500

    Grades: K-8 | 153 students
  • 2690 Jackson Street
    San Francisco, CA 94115
    (415) 683-5459

    Grades: 8-12 | 41 students
  • 610 20th St
    San Francisco, CA 94107
    (317) 437-7275

    Grades: K-8 | 261 students
  • 450 Somerset Street
    San Francisco, CA 94134
    (415) 467-3700

    Grades: K-8 | 243 students
  • 300 4th Street
    San Francisco, CA 94107
    (866) 664-2070

    Grades: NS-8 | 91 students
  • Archbishop Riordan High School
    Archbishop Riordan High School Photo - A view of Riordan's recently-renovated gym. Riordan's basketball team nabbed its 15th CCS basketball title in the recent 2017-18 season.
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    175 Phelan Ave
    San Francisco, CA 94112
    (415) 586-8200

    Grades: 9-12 | 820 students
  • 834 28th Ave
    San Francisco, CA 94121
    (415) 636-9770

    Grades: K-8 | 49 students
  • 35 Keyes Avenue
    San Francisco, CA 94129
    (415) 561-5800

    Grades: 9-12 | 374 students
  • Big City Montessori School
    Big City Montessori School Photo
    Montessori School
    240 Industrial Street
    San Francisco, CA 94124
    (415) 648-5777

    Grades: NS-PK | 100 students
  • 655 Brotherhood Way
    San Francisco, CA 94132
    (415) 406-1035

    Grades: NS-8 | 364 students
  • Brightworks School
    Brightworks School Photo
    Special Program Emphasis
    360 9th Avenue
    San Francisco, CA 94118
    (415) 701-8700

    Grades: K-12 | 85 students
  • Cathedral School For Boys
    Cathedral School For Boys Photo
    All-boys (Episcopal)
    1275 Sacramento Street
    San Francisco, CA 94108
    (415) 771-6600

    Grades: K-8 | 267 students
  • 333 Dolores Street
    San Francisco, CA 94110
    (415) 861-5432

    Grades: K-8 | 382 students
  • Chinese American International School
    Chinese American International School Photo - Chinese New Year
    Special Program Emphasis
    Main: 150 Oak Street; Pre-K campus: 42/52 Waller St., Middle School Campus, 888 Turk Street
    San Francisco, CA 94102
    (415) 865-6084

    Grades: PK-8 | 512 students
  • Convent & Stuart Hall
    (Roman Catholic)
    2222 Broadway St
    San Francisco, CA 94115
    (415) 292-3109

    Grades: K-12 | 1,095 students
  • 801 Silver Ave
    San Francisco, CA 94134
    (415) 587-7256

    Grades: PK-8 | 882 students
  • 501 Cambridge St
    San Francisco, CA 94134
    (415) 585-5183

    Grades: 6-8 | 150 students
  • De Marillac Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    175 Golden Gate Ave
    San Francisco, CA 94102
    (415) 552-5220

    Grades: 4-8 | 84 students
  • 659 Pine St
    San Francisco, CA 94108
    (415) 421-0069

    Grades: K-8 | 288 students
  • 1801 Vicente St
    San Francisco, CA 94116
    (415) 681-3211

    Grades: 1-12 | 34 students
  • Epiphany School
    (Roman Catholic)
    600 Italy Avenue
    San Francisco, CA 94112
    (415) 337-4030

    Grades: K-8 | 363 students
  • Everyday Magic Inc.
    Alternative School
    220 Middlefield Dr
    San Francisco, CA 94132
    (415) 681-9168

    Grades: K-5 | 73 students
  • 150 Oak Street
    San Francisco, CA 94102
    (415) 558-2000

    Grades: NS-12 | 1,054 students
  • 1160 Battery Street, Suite 40
    San Francisco, CA 94111
    (415) 765-9078

    Grades: 6-12 | 55 students
  • Golden Bridges School
    Golden Bridges School Photo - Our School Farm, located at 203 Cotter Street
    Special Program Emphasis
    503 Cambridge Street
    San Francisco, CA 94134
    (415) 912-8666

    Grades: PK-6 | 95 students
  • Guidepost Fort Mason
    Guidepost Fort Mason Photo
    Montessori School
    3741 Buchanan Street
    San Francisco, CA 94123
    (415) 429-2008

    Grades: PK-8 | 70 students
  • 2120 Broadway
    San Francisco, CA 94115
    (415) 674-5400

    Grades: K-8 | 426 students
  • 2120 Broadway
    San Francisco, CA 94123
    (415) 922-0300

    Grades: K-8 | 426 students
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