Best Santa Barbara Private Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 14 private schools serving 2,581 students in Santa Barbara, CA.
The best top ranked private schools in Santa Barbara, CA include Providence School, St. Raphael Elementary School and Bishop Garcia Diego High School.
The average acceptance rate is 65%, which is lower than the California private school average acceptance rate of 84%.
43% of private schools in Santa Barbara, CA are religiously affiliated (most commonly Roman Catholic and Christian).

Top Ranked Santa Barbara Private Schools (2021-22)

School
Location
Grades
Students
Bishop Garcia Diego High School
Bishop Garcia Diego High School Photo
(Roman Catholic)
(19)
4000 La Colina Rd
Santa Barbara, CA 93110
(805) 967-1266
Grades: 9-12
| 286 students
1795 San Leandro Lane
Santa Barbara, CA 93108
(805) 969-7732
Grades: K-8
| 263 students
Laguna Blanca School
Laguna Blanca School Photo
4125 Paloma Dr
Santa Barbara, CA 93110
(805) 687-2461
Grades: PK-12
| 356 students
Providence School
Providence School Photo - Students enjoy hands-on learning in science and other STEM programs
(Christian)
3225 Calle Pinon
Santa Barbara, CA 93105
(805) 962-3091
Grades: NS-12
| 286 students
2130 Mission Ridge Road
Santa Barbara, CA 93103
(805) 569-1811
Grades: PK-8
| 221 students
St. Raphael Elementary School
St. Raphael Elementary School Photo
(Roman Catholic)
160 Saint Josephs St
Santa Barbara, CA 93111
(805) 967-2115
Grades: PK-8
| 283 students
Santa Barbara Middle School
Santa Barbara Middle School Photo - Every Friday morning at 6:45, anyone who choses, meets at the beach for a sunrise swim. We circle up as a community. The 9th graders read a quote for the week, then whomever wants to, runs in for a morning wake up plunge! After a few waves are ridden, the dip is followed by hot chocolate, coffee and donuts!
(14)
1321 Alameda Padre Serra
Santa Barbara, CA 93103
(805) 682-2989
Grades: 6-9
| 175 students
Anacapa School
814 Santa Barbara St
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
(805) 965-0228
Grades: 7-12
| 49 students
3324 State St Ste M
Santa Barbara, CA 93105
(805) 687-9031
Grades: 10-12
| 7 students
Garden Street Academy
Garden Street Academy Photo - Garden Street Academy Santa Barbara, CA
2300 Garden Street
Santa Barbara, CA 93105
(805) 687-3717
Grades: K-12
| 137 students
Notre Dame School
Notre Dame School Photo - Notre Dame School is a Catholic elementary school in the heart of downtown Santa Barbara.
(Roman Catholic)
33 E Micheltorena St
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
(805) 965-1033
Grades: K-8
| 237 students
Our Lady Of Mount Carmel School
Our Lady Of Mount Carmel School Photo
(Roman Catholic)
530 Hot Springs Rd
Santa Barbara, CA 93108
(805) 969-5965
Grades: PK-8
| 209 students
St. Therese Classical Academy
(Roman Catholic)
33 E Micheltorena St
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
(805) 683-1111
Grades: 7-12
| 19 students
Sunrise Montessori School
Montessori School
1201 E Yanonali St
Santa Barbara, CA 93103
(805) 560-0855
Grades: PK-K
| 53 students

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