Top 3 Best San Juan Capistrano Private Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 8 private schools serving 3,857 students in San Juan Capistrano, CA (there are 15 public schools, serving 12,185 public students). 24% of all K-12 students in San Juan Capistrano, CA are educated in private schools (compared to the CA state average of 10%).
The top ranked private schools in San Juan Capistrano, CA include Capistrano Valley Christian Schools, Jserra Catholic High School and St. Margaret's Episcopal School.
The average acceptance rate is 75%, which is lower than the California private school average acceptance rate of 84%.
63% of private schools in San Juan Capistrano, CA are religiously affiliated (most commonly Catholic and Christian).

Top Ranked San Juan Capistrano Private Schools (2024)

School
Location
Grades
Students
Capistrano Valley Christian Schools
Capistrano Valley Christian Schools Photo - Since 1973, Capistrano Valley Christian Schools has been dedicated to providing a high standard of college preparatory education, set within the framework of Christian instruction and example. We desire to prepare students to be the Christian leaders of tomorrow. Our staff is committed to partnering with an extremely supportive school community to offer a truly unique educational experience.
(Christian)
(15)
32032 Del Obispo St
San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
(949) 493-5683
Grades: PK-12
| 696 students
Mission Basilica School
Mission Basilica School Photo - MBS has two technology labs
(Catholic)
31641 El Camino Real
San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
(949) 234-1385
Grades: NS-8
| 268 students
Jserra Catholic High School
Jserra Catholic High School Photo
(Catholic)
(3)
26351 Junipero Serra Rd.
San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
(949) 493-9307
Grades: 9-12
| 1,250 students
St. Margaret's Episcopal School
St. Margaret's Episcopal School Photo - St. Margaret's is upheld by the basic principles of our Episcopal tenets that individuals and institutions are called to strive for justice and peace among all people, and to respect the dignity of every human being. Episcopal schools exist not merely to educate, but to demonstrate and proclaim the unique worth and beauty of all human beings.
(Episcopal)
31641 La Novia
San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
(949) 661-0108
Grades: PK-12
| 1,233 students
Community Presbyterian Preschool & Kindergarten
Daycare / Preschool (Presbyterian)
32202 Del Obispo St
San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
(949) 493-9141
Grades: PK-K
| 113 students
26333 Oso Road
San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
(714) 234-2771
Grades: NS-12
| 250 students
Marbella Montessori
Daycare / Preschool
31113 Rancho Viejo Rd
San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
(949) 661-3355
Grades: PK-K
| 24 students
San Juan Montessori
Montessori School
32143 Alipaz St
San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
(949) 496-2927
Grades: PK-K
| 23 students
[+] Show Closed Private Schools in San Juan Capistrano, California

San Juan Capistrano, California Private Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
31501 Avenida Los Cerritos
San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
(949) 429-5660
Grades: NS-PK
| 54 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked private schools in San Juan Capistrano, CA?
The top ranked private schools in San Juan Capistrano, CA include Capistrano Valley Christian Schools, Jserra Catholic High School and St. Margaret's Episcopal School.
How many private schools are located in San Juan Capistrano, CA?
8 private schools are located in San Juan Capistrano, CA.
How diverse are private schools in San Juan Capistrano, CA?
San Juan Capistrano, CA private schools are approximately 25% minority students, which is lower than the California private school average of 51%.
What percentage of students in San Juan Capistrano, CA go to private school?
24% of all K-12 students in San Juan Capistrano, CA are educated in private schools (compared to the CA state average of 10%).
What percentage of private schools are religiously affiliated in San Juan Capistrano, CA?
63% of private schools in San Juan Capistrano, CA are religiously affiliated (most commonly Catholic and Christian).

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