Best San Francisco Private Schools (2021)

For the 2021 school year, there are 120 private schools serving 26,789 students in San Francisco, CA.
The best top ranked private schools in San Francisco, CA include Adda Clevenger School, Drew School and Katherine Michiels School.
The average tuition cost is $24,804, which is higher than the California private school average tuition cost of $14,881.
43% of private schools in San Francisco, CA are religiously affiliated (most commonly Roman Catholic and Jewish).

Top Private Schools in San Francisco, CA (2021)

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
(2)
180 Fair Oaks Street
San Francisco, CA 94110
(415) 824-2240
Grades: PK-8
| 136 students
Drew School
Drew School Photo - Drew School believes in teenagers - their ideas, their dreams, their opinions, and their potential. That's why we've created a high school community that challenges the traditional definition of success and celebrates achievement one student at a time.
(1)
2901 California St
San Francisco, CA 94115
(415) 409-3739
Grades: 9-12
| 280 students
Katherine Michiels School
Katherine Michiels School Photo - Multi aged level classrooms allow students to learn leadership and collaborative skills.
(1)
1335 Guerrero Street
San Francisco, CA 94110
(415) 821-0130
Grades: PK-5
| 85 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
1160 Battery Street, Suite 40
San Francisco, CA 94111
(415) 765-9078
Grades: 6-12
| 55 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
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
35 Keyes Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94129
(415) 561-5800
Grades: 9-12
| 374 students
Children's Day School
333 Dolores Street
San Francisco, CA 94110
(415) 861-5432
Grades: K-8
| 382 students
Convent & Stuart Hall
Convent & Stuart Hall Photo
2222 Broadway St
San Francisco, CA 94115
(415) 563-2900
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
The Hamlin School
The Hamlin School Photo
All-girls
2120 Broadway
San Francisco, CA 94115
(415) 674-5400
Grades: K-8
| 426 students
Hearing & Speech Center Of Northern California
Special Education School
1234 Divisadero St
San Francisco, CA 94115
(415) 921-7658
Grades: NS
| 18 students
ICA Cristo Rey Academy
All-girls (Roman Catholic)
3625 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94110
(415) 824-2052
Grades: 9-12
| 355 students
Jewish Community High School Of The Bay
Jewish Community High School Of The Bay Photo - JCHS' curriculum integrates areas including math and science, humanities and the arts, and Jewish Studies. This curriculum emphasizes the development of skills in textual reading, contextual understanding, writing and public speaking, logic and creative expression, experiential learning, and critical thinking. Our talented faculty draw on a wide array of innovative strategies to support student learning, and challenge each student to construct their own understanding of how the world works.
Special Program Emphasis (Jewish)
1835 Ellis Street
San Francisco, CA 94115
(415) 345-9777
Grades: 9-12
| 186 students
Katherine Delmar Burke School
Katherine Delmar Burke School Photo - There are 400 ways to be a Burke's girl.
All-girls
7070 California Street
San Francisco, CA 94121
(415) 751-0177
Grades: K-8
| 402 students
Meadows-livingstone School
Special Program Emphasis
1499 Potrero Ave Ste 1
San Francisco, CA 94110
(415) 695-7735
Grades: 1-6
| 25 students
Millennium School Of San Francisco
Special Program Emphasis
245 Valencia St
San Francisco, CA 94103
(415) 992-8520
Grades: 6-8
| 87 students
Mission Dolores Academy
Mission Dolores Academy Photo
(Roman Catholic)
3371 16th St
San Francisco, CA 94114
(415) 346-9500
Grades: K-8
| 248 students
Mother Goose School
Daycare / Preschool
334 28th Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94121
(415) 221-6133
Grades: NS-K
| 94 students
One Fifty Parker Avenue School
One Fifty Parker Avenue School Photo - The Little Red School Bus
Daycare / Preschool
150 Parker Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94118
(415) 221-0294
Grades: NS-PK
| 63 students
Presidio Hill School
Presidio Hill School Photo - Our friendly and welcoming campus
Alternative School
3839 Washington Street
San Francisco, CA 94118
(415) 751-9318
Grades: K-8
| 232 students
Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory
Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory Photo - The Pavilion is the home court for the Fightin' Irish basketball, volleyball and wrestling teams. On game days, up to 1,500 fans can be heard cheering for SHC student-athletes. The Pavilion also serves as a wonderful venue for school assemblies, rallies and prayer services.
(Roman Catholic)
1055 Ellis St
San Francisco, CA 94109
(415) 775-6626
Grades: 9-12
| 1,322 students
St. Anthony - Immaculate Conception School
(Roman Catholic)
299 Precita Ave
San Francisco, CA 94110
(415) 648-2008
Grades: K-8
| 176 students
St. Brigid School
St. Brigid School Photo - Ist grade students enjoying the play system in our school yard.
(Roman Catholic)
2250 Franklin St
San Francisco, CA 94109
(415) 673-4523
Grades: NS-8
| 239 students
St. Ignatius College Preparatory
(Roman Catholic)
2001 37th Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94116
(415) 731-7500
Grades: 6-12
| 1,485 students
6210 Geary Blvd
San Francisco, CA 94121
(415) 221-3484
Grades: K-12
| 46 students
St. John S Elementary School
(Roman Catholic)
(1)
925 Chenery St
San Francisco, CA 94131
(415) 584-8383
Grades: K-8
| 240 students
St. Monica School
(Roman Catholic)
5950 Geary Blvd
San Francisco, CA 94121
(415) 875-1956
Grades: K-8
| 214 students
San Francisco Friends School
(Friends)
250 Valencia Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
(415) 565-0400
Grades: K-8
| 430 students
Star Of The Sea School
Star Of The Sea School Photo
(Roman Catholic)
360-9th Ave.
San Francisco, CA 94118
(415) 221-8558
Grades: NS-8
| 274 students
Stuart Hall High School
Stuart Hall High School Photo
All-boys (Roman Catholic)
(1)
1715 Octavia Street
San Francisco, CA 94109
(415) 292-3109
Grades: 9-12
| 204 students
Town School For Boys
All-boys
2750 Jackson Street
San Francisco, CA 94115
(415) 921-3747
Grades: K-8
| 409 students
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