Top District of Columbia Private Schools
- For the 2020 school year, there are 108 top private schools in District of Columbia, serving 19,759 students.
- The average private school tuition is $20,047 for elementary schools and $28,580 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.
Whittle School & Studios Photo - We have renovated our school to reflect a modern style of teaching and learning with natural light permeating nearly every classroom and shared space in the building.
Cornerstone Schools-washington Photo - Second grade teacher Ms. Wright and her students enjoy some read-aloud time.
St. Jerome Institute Photo - St. Jerome Institute: A liberal arts high school in the Catholic tradition
Washington School For Girls Photo - The Washington School for Girls develops confidence, competence, and compassion in young leaders.
MYSA School Photo - MYSA students take weekly trips to engage with community and integrate studies through experiential learning. These excursions integrate students' classes and curricular 'connect units.'
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