Top District of Columbia Private Schools
- For the 2018-19 school year, there are 107 top private schools in District of Columbia, serving 18,466 students.
- The average private school tuition is $20,646 for elementary schools and $28,553 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
- The average acceptance rate is 55% (view national acceptance rates).
- Minority enrollment is 48% and the student:teacher ratio is 8:1.
Cornerstone Schools-washington Photo - Second grade teacher Ms. Wright and her students enjoy some read-aloud time.
Maret School Photo - Upper School students gather in the Theatre weekly for Convocation, a meeting run by Student Council.
St. Francis Xavier Catholic School Photo - Our literacy program that starts with 3- and 4-year old children
Gonzaga College High School Photo - Gonzaga seeks to form young men of intellect, faith, and character.
Our Lady Of Victory School Photo - Middle School students enjoy math class with OLV principal Sheila Martinez.
Montessori School Of Chevy Chase Photo - Our classrooms at The Montessori School of Chevy Chase provide a warm, challenging and stimulating environment.
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