Best Florida Private Schools (2022-23)

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 2,323 private schools serving 408,697 students in Florida (there are 4,227 public schools, serving 2,780,879 students). 13% of all K-12 students in Florida are educated in private schools compared to the national average of 10%.
The average private school tuition is $9,846 for elementary schools and $11,076 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
The best top ranked private schools in Florida include Oxbridge Academy, Community Day School and Education World Wide.
The average acceptance rate is 85% (view national acceptance rates). Minority enrollment is 45% and the student:teacher ratio is 12:1.
59% of schools are religiously affiliated (most commonly Christian and Catholic).

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

County
# Schools
# Students
% Minority
30
5,066
27%
13
1,242
37%
71
8,864
31%
228
53,552
43%
7
1,320
16%
24
2,839
17%
31
8,661
16%
145
26,944
39%
29
5,049
36%
12
2,226
23%
32
6,072
36%
47
7,712
24%
35
5,263
33%
34
4,355
21%
34
5,778
31%
11
1,856
27%
470
83,212
78%
10
1,821
23%
188
33,305
57%
39
6,992
82%
137
29,302
34%
37
4,204
34%
107
19,868
22%
59
9,797
33%
36
5,004
12%
63
10,790
35%
53
7,476
40%

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