Top 20 Best San Francisco County Private Schools (2022-23)

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 113 private schools serving 26,392 students in San Francisco County, CA (there are 133 public schools, serving 59,295 public students). 31% of all K-12 students in San Francisco County, CA are educated in private schools compared to the CA state average of 10%.
The best top ranked private schools in San Francisco County, CA include Katherine Michiels School, Adda Clevenger School and Zion Lutheran School.
The average tuition cost is $25,249, which is higher than the California private school average tuition cost of $16,087.
44% of private schools in San Francisco County, CA are religiously affiliated (most commonly Catholic and Christian).

Top Ranked San Francisco County Private Schools (2022-23)

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
(3)
180 Fair Oaks Street
San Francisco, CA 94110
(415) 824-2240
Grades: PK-8
| 146 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.
(2)
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
| 80 students
301 De Montfort Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94112
(415) 333-3134
Grades: K-5
| 309 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
Brightworks School
Brightworks School Photo
Alternative School
(5)
682 Schofield Road
San Francisco, CA 94129
(415) 701-8700
Grades: K-12
| 115 students
Fusion Academy San Francisco
Fusion Academy San Francisco Photo - Students can attend Fusion full-time for middle and high school or enroll in one of our part-time options. We offer classes for credit, tutoring/mentoring, post-secondary counseling, summer programs, test prep, and more.
Alternative School
1160 Battery Street, Suite 40
San Francisco, CA 94111
(415) 765-9078
Grades: 6-12
| 55 students
2425 19th Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94116
(415) 564-6250
Grades: NS-PK
| n/a students
75 Francis Street
San Francisco, CA 94112
(415) 715-8648
Grades: 6-8
| n/a students
645 14th Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94118
(415) 742-4254
Grades: PK-5
| n/a students
Alta Vista School
Alta Vista School Photo
450 Somerset Street
San Francisco, CA 94134
(415) 467-3700
Grades: PK-8
| 324 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.
(Catholic)
175 Frida Kahlo Way
San Francisco, CA 94112
(415) 586-8200
Grades: 9-12
| 968 students
35 Keyes Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94129
(415) 561-5800
Grades: 9-12
| 374 students
655 Brotherhood Way
San Francisco, CA 94132
(415) 406-1035
Grades: NS-8
| 364 students
Cathedral School For Boys
Cathedral School For Boys Photo
All-boys (Episcopal)
(6)
1275 Sacramento Street
San Francisco, CA 94108
(415) 771-6600
Grades: K-8
| 259 students
Children's Day School
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
| 489 students
548 Market Street, No 41193
San Francisco, CA 94104
(415) 822-8266
Grades: K-12
| 650 students
Convent & Stuart Hall
Convent & Stuart Hall Photo
(Catholic)
2222 Broadway St
San Francisco, CA 94115
(415) 563-2900
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
Cornerstone Academy
(Christian)
801 Silver Ave
San Francisco, CA 94134
(415) 587-7256
Grades: PK-8
| 882 students
659 Pine St
San Francisco, CA 94108
(415) 421-0069
Grades: K-8
| 288 students
Epiphany School
(Catholic)
600 Italy Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94112
(415) 337-4030
Grades: K-8
| 363 students
150 Oak Street
San Francisco, CA 94102
(415) 558-2000
Grades: PK-12
| 1,094 students
The Hamlin School
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
Holy Name Elementary School
(Catholic)
1560 40th Ave
San Francisco, CA 94122
(415) 731-4077
Grades: PK-8
| 431 students
ICA Cristo Rey Academy
All-girls (Catholic)
3625 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94110
(415) 824-2052
Grades: 9-12
| 355 students
International High School
Special Program Emphasis
150 Oak St
San Francisco, CA 94102
(415) 558-2000
Grades: 9-12
| 381 students
7070 California Street
San Francisco, CA 94121
(415) 751-0177
Grades: K-8
| 402 students
3250 18th St
San Francisco, CA 94110
(415) 551-0000
Grades: NS-8
| 282 students
755 Ocean Ave
San Francisco, CA 94112
(415) 333-4021
Grades: 9-12
| 490 students
Live Oak School
1555 Mariposa Street
San Francisco, CA 94107
(415) 861-8840
Grades: K-8
| 335 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
Millennium School Of San Francisco Photo
Special Program Emphasis
245 Valencia St
San Francisco, CA 94103
(415) 992-8520
Grades: 6-8
| 95 students
Mission Dolores Academy
Mission Dolores Academy Photo
(Catholic)
3371 16th St
San Francisco, CA 94114
(415) 346-9500
Grades: K-8
| 248 students
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San Francisco County Private Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
610 20th St
San Francisco, CA 94107
(317) 437-7275
Grades: K-8
| 261 students
300 4th Street
San Francisco, CA 94107
(866) 664-2070
Grades: NS-8
| 91 students
Burt Children's Center (Closed 2006)
Special Education School
940 Grove Street
San Francisco, CA 94117
(415) 922-7700
Grades: NS
| 18 students
924 Balboa St
San Francisco, CA 94118
(415) 221-9200
Grades: 8
| 33 students
495 Cambridge Street
San Francisco, CA 94134
(415) 239-0511
Grades: PK-8
| 92 students
Hergl School (Closed 2014)
Special Education School
1570 Greenwich St
San Francisco, CA 94123
(415) 474-0191
Grades: Inquire with school
| 8 students
90 7th Street
San Francisco, CA 94103
(415) 554-8100
Grades: NS-PK
| n/a students
75 Hawthorne St
San Francisco, CA 94105
(415) 608-0218
Grades: NS-PK
| n/a students
1801 Bush Street 2nd Floor
San Francisco, CA 94109
(415) 931-1972
Grades: 7-12
| 7 students
The Laurel School (Closed 2022)
Special Education School
350 9th Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94118
(415) 752-3567
Grades: 1-8
| 66 students
678 Portola Dr
San Francisco, CA 94127
(415) 731-8188
Grades: K-3
| 52 students
2445 Pine St
San Francisco, CA 94115
(415) 346-9500
Grades: K-9
| 126 students
2425 19th Ave
San Francisco, CA 94116
(415) 564-6250
Grades: PK-K
| 153 students
735 Fell Street
San Francisco, CA 94117
(415) 621-8035
Grades: K-8
| 145 students
St. Emydius School (Closed 2004)
Special Program Emphasis (Catholic)
301 Demontfort Ave.
San Francisco, CA 94112
(415) 333-4877
Grades: K-8
| 146 students
1970 Ocean Ave
San Francisco, CA 94127
(415) 334-0105
Grades: PK-12
| 114 students

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