Top District of Columbia Private Schools
- For the 2020 school year, there are 107 top private schools in District of Columbia, serving 19,137 students.
- The average private school tuition is $20,047 for elementary schools and $27,350 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
- The average acceptance rate is 69% (view national acceptance rates).
- Minority enrollment is 48% and the student:teacher ratio is 9:1.
Maret School Photo - Upper School students gather in the Theatre weekly for Convocation, a meeting run by Student Council.
Cornerstone Schools-washington Photo - Second grade teacher Ms. Wright and her students enjoy some read-aloud time.
Gonzaga College High School Photo - Gonzaga seeks to form young men of intellect, faith, and character.
MYSA School Photo - MYSA Georgetown K-5 students study in mixed-age groups through customized learning menus, pop-up classes and connect classes to explore units deeply in an interdisciplinary way.
Montessori School Of Washington Photo - The Montessori Schoolof Washington is a small, nurturing environment for children ages two to six, where the curriculum is based on the philosophy of Dr. Maria Montessori
St. Francis Xavier Catholic School Photo - Our literacy program that starts with 3- and 4-year old children
Montessori School Of Chevy Chase Photo - Our classrooms at The Montessori School of Chevy Chase provide a warm, challenging and stimulating environment.
Learn more about how the coronavirus can impact the financing of your child’s education.
Our children's education is a critical concern. That's why we elected to send our kids to private school in the first place. However, this COVID-19 virus is controlling everything. And it will continue to do so indefinitely until we have vaccines to protect us. With that in mind, here are five things you need to do when you are a parent with children in private school during this horrific pandemic.
If you are thinking about private school for your child in the aftermath of the 2020 COVID-19 pandemic, you should exercise even more due diligence than you usually would. More here.