Best Connecticut Private Schools (2022-23)

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 407 private schools serving 63,442 students in Connecticut (there are 996 public schools, serving 496,319 students). 11% of all K-12 students in Connecticut are educated in private schools compared to the national average of 10%.
The average private school tuition is $23,447 for elementary schools and $41,841 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
The best top ranked private schools in Connecticut include The Williams School, Greenwich Catholic School and Kingswood Oxford School.
The average acceptance rate is 68% (view national acceptance rates). Minority enrollment is 29% and the student:teacher ratio is 8:1.
44% of schools are religiously affiliated (most commonly Catholic and Christian).

Top Ranked Connecticut Private Schools by County (2022-23)

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