Top 10 Best Santa Clara County Private Schools (2022-23)

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 251 private schools serving 57,568 students in Santa Clara County, CA (there are 405 public schools, serving 248,324 public students). 19% of all K-12 students in Santa Clara County, CA are educated in private schools compared to the CA state average of 10%.
The best top ranked private schools in Santa Clara County, CA include Stratford School - Palo Alto, The Harker School Upper School and Saint Andrew's Episcopal School.
The average tuition cost is $22,240, which is higher than the California private school average tuition cost of $16,095.
35% of private schools in Santa Clara County, CA are religiously affiliated (most commonly Catholic and Christian).

Top Ranked Santa Clara County Private Schools (2022-23)

School
Location
Grades
Students
1290 Parkmoor Avenue
San Jose, CA 95126
(408) 291-0907
Grades: 5-12
| 800 students
Cambrian Academy
Cambrian Academy Photo - Cambrian Academy students have been accepted by the world's best universities.
(3)
4340 Almaden Expressway
San Jose, CA 95118
(408) 833-7050
Grades: 5-12
| 110 students
Carden Academy Of Almaden
Carden Academy Of Almaden Photo
(6)
5200 Dent Avenue
San Jose, CA 95118
(408) 265-3392
Grades: K-8
| 318 students
3880 Middlefield Rd
Palo Alto, CA 94303
(650) 213-8245
Grades: PK-8
| 406 students
500 Saratoga Ave
San Jose, CA 95129
(408) 249-2510
Grades: K-12
| 1,975 students
The King's Academy
The King's Academy Photo
(Christian)
(2)
562 North Britton Avenue
Sunnyvale, CA 94085
(408) 481-9900
Grades: 6-12
| 938 students
Merryhill Elementary & Middle School
Merryhill Elementary & Middle School Photo
Special Program Emphasis
1500 Yosemite Dr.
Milpitas, CA 95035
(408) 945-9090
Grades: PK-8
| 500 students
750 N Capitol Ave, Bldg D
San Jose, CA 95133
(408) 254-1282
Grades: PK-5
| 138 students
Palo Alto Prep
Palo Alto Prep Photo - Our classes have an average student-to-teacher ratio of 8:1. This means students receive individualized support from teachers who have the time to teach to their students' specific learning needs.
(1)
2462 Wyandotte Street
Mountain View, CA 94043
(650) 493-7071
Grades: 8-12
| 70 students
Saint Andrew's Episcopal School
Saint Andrew's Episcopal School Photo - Small class sizes allow teachers to truly get to know each student.
(Episcopal)
(8)
13601 Saratoga Ave.
Saratoga, CA 95070
(408) 867-3785
Grades: PK-8
| 404 students
1718 Andover Ln
San Jose, CA 95124
(408) 626-0001
Grades: 5-8
| 314 students
3800 Blackford Avenue
San Jose, CA 95117
(408) 539-2394
Grades: 6-12
| 537 students
341 Great Mall Parkway
Milpitas, CA 95035
(408) 262-6200
Grades: PK-8
| 731 students
870 N California Ave
Palo Alto, CA 94303
(650) 493-1151
Grades: NS-8
| 398 students
6670 San Anselmo Way
San Jose, CA 95119
(408) 363-2130
Grades: NS-5
| 456 students
890 Pomeroy Ave
Santa Clara, CA 95051
(408) 244-4073
Grades: PK-5
| 902 students
1196 Lime Dr
Sunnyvale, CA 94087
(408) 732-4424
Grades: NS-5
| 540 students
820 W Mc Kinley Ave
Sunnyvale, CA 94086
(408) 737-1500
Grades: PK-5
| 423 students
220 Kensington Way
Los Gatos, CA 95032
(408) 371-3020
Grades: PK-4
| 532 students
19950 Mckean Road
San Jose, CA 95120
(408) 927-5771
Grades: NS-8
| n/a students
711 E. Gish Road
San Jose, CA 95112
(408) 998-2860
Grades: NS-8
| n/a students
4949 Harwood Road
San Jose, CA 95124
(408) 723-0111
Grades: NS-5
| n/a students
Challenger School - Saratoga
Challenger School - Saratoga Photo
Daycare / Preschool
18811 Cox Ave
Saratoga, CA 95070
(408) 378-0444
Grades: NS-K
| n/a students
Challenger School - Shawnee
Challenger School - Shawnee Photo
(2)
500 Shawnee Lane
San Jose, CA 95123
(408) 365-9298
Grades: NS-8
| n/a students
730 Camina Escuela
San Jose, CA 95129
(408) 213-0083
Grades: NS-8
| n/a students
1185 Hollenbeck Avenue
Sunnyvale, CA 94087
(408) 245-7170
Grades: NS-8
| n/a students
Fusion Academy Cupertino
Fusion Academy Cupertino Photo - Classes at Fusion are one-to-one: one student and one teacher. Teachers personalize content and act as mentors in the one-to-one setting.
Alternative School
19638 Stevens Creek Blvd., Suite 230
Cupertino, CA 95014
(408) 663-5260
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students
Fusion Academy Los Gatos
Fusion Academy Los Gatos Photo - Each Fusion campus has a state-of-the-art music studio with professional-grade tools. Students can explore instruments, vocals, songwriting, DJ performing arts, and more.
Alternative School
(1)
50 University Ave., Suite A300
Los Gatos, CA 95030
(408) 354-0743
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students
Fusion Academy Palo Alto
Fusion Academy Palo Alto Photo - Classes at Fusion are one-to-one: one student and one teacher per classroom. Students have different teachers for different subjects, and teachers act as mentors in the one-to-one setting.
Alternative School
2191 E. Bayshore Road, Suite 100
Palo Alto, CA 94303
(650) 857-0634
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students
Imagination Lab School
Imagination Lab School Photo
(4)
4050 Middlefield Rd
Palo Alto, CA 94303
(650) 460-8940
Grades: PK-8
| n/a students
KSS Immersion School of San Jose - Willow Glen
KSS Immersion School of San Jose - Willow Glen Photo
Daycare / Preschool
540 Sands Drive
San Jose, CA 95125
(877) 442-2555
Grades: NS-PK
| n/a students
125 N. Milpitas Blvd
Milpitas, CA 95035
(408) 444-9244
Grades: PK-2
| n/a students
5200 Dent Avenue
San Jose, CA 95118
(408) 877-6300
Grades: PK-5
| 91 students
25 Corning Avenue
Milpitas, CA 95035
(408) 914-9000
Grades: K-5
| 215 students
410 Llagas Rd
Morgan Hill, CA 95037
(408) 776-8801
Grades: PK-5
| 162 students
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Santa Clara County Private Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
890 Pomeroy Avenue
Santa Clara, CA 95051
(408) 247-4769
Grades: K-6
| 40 students
5200 Dent Ave
San Jose, CA 95118
(408) 264-7333
Grades: PK-K
| 200 students
2499 Homestead Road
Santa Clara, CA 95050
(408) 244-5041
Grades: PK-8
| 343 students
597 Central Ave
Sunnyvale, CA 94086
(408) 736-5534
Grades: PK-8
| 230 students
4115 Jacksol Drive
San Jose, CA 95124
(408) 559-1003
Grades: K
| 30 students
1390 Five Wounds Lane
San Jose, CA 95116
(408) 293-0425
Grades: K-8
| 201 students
2350 Leigh Ave
San Jose, CA 95124
(408) 377-2387
Grades: K-5
| 12 students
3001 Ross Ave
San Jose, CA 95124
(408) 266-5432
Grades: PK-K
| 40 students
3150 Sierra Road
San Jose, CA 95132
(408) 251-1740
Grades: PK-8
| 235 students
220 Blake Ave # B
Santa Clara, CA 95051
(408) 247-4740
Grades: K-12
| 93 students
24500 Big Basin Way
Saratoga, CA 95070
(408) 709-3002
Grades: 9-12
| 15 students
1730 Curtner Ave
San Jose, CA 95125
(408) 448-0656
Grades: NS-12
| 99 students

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