Top Delaware Private Schools
For the 2021 school year, there are 137 private schools serving 23,108 students in Delaware.
The average private school tuition is $10,490 for elementary schools and $11,707 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
The average acceptance rate is 89% (view national acceptance rates).
Minority enrollment is 25% and the student:teacher ratio is 10:1.
Wilmington Friends School Photo - Technology, including the one-to-one program for all students preschool - 12th grade, supports collaborative learning at Friends. The point is not the hardware but what it makes possible in teaching and engaging students in 21st century skills.
The Tatnall School Photo - Students in all four divisions perform during the annual Founder's Day celebration honoring the birthday of school founder Frances D. S. Tatnall.
Wilmington Christian School Photo - Aerial view of Wilmington Christian School's suburban Hockessin location
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