Top 10 Best Clearwater Private Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 28 private schools serving 5,802 students in Clearwater, FL (there are 30 public schools, serving 15,527 public students). 27% of all K-12 students in Clearwater, FL are educated in private schools (compared to the FL state average of 13%).
The best top ranked private schools in Clearwater, FL include First Lutheran School, Clearwater Central Catholic High School and Clearwater Academy International.
The average acceptance rate is 74%, which is lower than the Florida private school average acceptance rate of 84%.
54% of private schools in Clearwater, FL are religiously affiliated (most commonly Christian and Catholic).

Top Ranked Clearwater Private Schools (2024)

School
Location
Grades
Students
Gulf Coast Classical Academy
Gulf Coast Classical Academy Photo - Welcome to GCCA!
(Christian)
3166 McMullen Booth Rd
Clearwater, FL 33761
(727) 477-2756
Grades: K-8
| 44 students
Allendale Academy Private School
Allendale Academy Private School Photo
Alternative School
2655 Ulmerton Road - Suite 402
Clearwater, FL 33762
(727) 531-2481
Grades: K-12
| 594 students
Belleair Montessori Academy
Montessori School
905 Ponce De Leon Blvd
Clearwater, FL 33756
(727) 584-2867
Grades: PK-K
| 48 students
Calvary Christian High School
Calvary Christian High School Photo
(Christian)
(2)
110 N McMullen Booth Rd
Clearwater, FL 33759
(727) 449-2247
Grades: 9-12
| 825 students
801 Drew Street
Clearwater, FL 33755
(727) 446-1722
Grades: PK-12
| 311 students
2750 Haines Bayshore Rd
Clearwater, FL 33760
(727) 531-1449
Grades: 9-12
| 553 students
Countryside Christian Academy
Countryside Christian Academy Photo
(Christian)
1850 N Mcmullen Booth Rd
Clearwater, FL 33759
(727) 437-0090
Grades: K-8
| 240 students
The dePaul School For Dyslexia
The dePaul School For Dyslexia Photo - The dePaul School
Special Education School
(9)
2747 Sunset Point Road
Clearwater, FL 33759
(727) 796-7679
Grades: K-8
| 72 students
First Lutheran School
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
(2)
1644 Nursery Rd
Clearwater, FL 33756
(727) 462-8000
Grades: PK-8
| 88 students
Lakeside Christian School
Lakeside Christian School Photo
(Christian)
(17)
1897 Sunset Point Rd
Clearwater, FL 33765
(727) 461-3311
Grades: K-12
| 310 students
1350 Court St
Clearwater, FL 33756
(727) 461-1207
Grades: PK-8
| 454 students
Saint Pauls School
Saint Pauls School Photo
(Episcopal)
1600 St. Paul's Drive
Clearwater, FL 33764
(727) 536-2756
Grades: NS-8
| 425 students
Skycrest Christian School
Skycrest Christian School Photo
(Baptist)
(2)
129 North Belcher Road
Clearwater, FL 33765
(727) 797-1186
Grades: PK-8
| 541 students
1740 Martin Luther King Jr Ave
Clearwater, FL 33756
(727) 888-0711
Grades: K-12
| students
Blossom Montessori School For The Deaf
Montessori School
14088 Icot Blvd
Clearwater, FL 33760
(727) 539-7879
Grades: PK-6
| 27 students
CLC Academy
CLC Academy Photo
(2)
1411 N Fort Harrison Ave
Clearwater, FL 33755
(727) 477-1421
Grades: K-8
| 60 students
Clearwater Children's Learning
Clearwater Children's Learning Photo - View from the street.
Daycare / Preschool
3245 Ulmerton Rd.
Clearwater, FL 33762
(727) 573-5976
Grades: NS-PK
| students
Clearwater KinderCare
Clearwater KinderCare Photo - Clearwater KinderCare Front
Daycare / Preschool
2644 State Road 590
Clearwater, FL 33759
(727) 797-9307
Grades: NS-PK
| students
Delphi Academy Of Florida
Delphi Academy Of Florida Photo - High Schooler's building a picnic table in wood shop.
(6)
1831 Drew St
Clearwater, FL 33765
(727) 447-6385
Grades: PK-11
| 151 students
Genesis Christian Academy
(Pentecostal)
2110 N Hercules Ave
Clearwater, FL 33763
(727) 738-1656
Grades: K-12
| 30 students
Guardian Angels Catholic School
Special Program Emphasis (Catholic)
(5)
2270 Evans Rd
Clearwater, FL 33763
(727) 799-6724
Grades: PK-8
| 203 students
Iva Christian School
(Assembly of God)
1430 Belleair Rd
Clearwater, FL 33756
(727) 442-2424
Grades: K-12
| 136 students
Northbay Christian Academy
(Christian)
2525 N McMullen Booth Rd
Clearwater, FL 33761
(727) 462-0134
Grades: PK-8
| 139 students
Safety Harbor Montessori Academy
Safety Harbor Montessori Academy Photo
Montessori School
(1)
2669 N Mcmullen Booth Rd
Clearwater, FL 33761
(727) 724-1767
Grades: NS-8
| 152 students
1950 Virginia Ave
Clearwater, FL 33763
(727) 460-7252
Grades: 2-12
| 35 students
Shepherd's Care Learning Center
Daycare / Preschool (Church of the Nazarene)
1875 Nursery Road
Clearwater, FL 33764
(727) 530-4052
Grades: NS-PK
| 62 students
Washburn Academy
Washburn Academy Photo
(13)
222 S. Lincoln Ave
Clearwater, FL 33756
(727) 647-1668
Grades: PK-12
| 144 students
Woodlawn Community Academy
Special Education School (Christian)
(1)
11225 US Highway 19N
Clearwater, FL 33764
(727) 914-6916
Grades: K-12
| 162 students
[+] Show Closed Private Schools in Clearwater, Florida

Clearwater, Florida Private Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
11225 US 19 N
Clearwater, FL 33764
Grades: PK-12
| students
1739 S Martin Luther King Jr Ave
Clearwater, FL 33756
(727) 585-5471
Grades: PK-K
| 55 students
Pinellas County Jewish Day School (Closed 2010)
Special Program Emphasis (Jewish)
1775 S Highland Ave
Clearwater, FL 33756
(727) 588-0100
Grades: K-9
| 171 students
2177 Ne Coachman Road
Clearwater, FL 33765
(727) 442-9431
Grades: PK-6
| 49 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked private schools in Clearwater, FL?
The top ranked private schools in Clearwater, FL include First Lutheran School, Clearwater Central Catholic High School and Clearwater Academy International.
How many private schools are located in Clearwater, FL?
28 private schools are located in Clearwater, FL.
How diverse are private schools in Clearwater, FL?
Clearwater, FL private schools are approximately 23% minority students, which is lower than the Florida private school average of 46%.
What percentage of students in Clearwater, FL go to private school?
27% of all K-12 students in Clearwater, FL are educated in private schools (compared to the FL state average of 13%).
What percentage of private schools are religiously affiliated in Clearwater, FL?
54% of private schools in Clearwater, FL are religiously affiliated (most commonly Christian and Catholic).

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