Oldest Private Schools in Kansas

The average private school in Kansas was founded around 1966 (2021).
The oldest private school in Kansas is Xavier Catholic School, founded in 1858. The oldest private schools are listed below.

Oldest Private Schools in Kansas (2021)

School
Founding Date
Grades
Location
Rank: #11.
Xavier Catholic School
Xavier Catholic School Photo - Kindergarten students using iPads during class.
(Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1858
Grades: PK-8
541 Muncie Rd
Leavenworth, KS 66048
(913) 682-3135
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
Maur Hill - Mount Academy
Maur Hill - Mount Academy Photo - Auditorium
(Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1863
Grades: 9-12
1000 Green Street
Atchison, KS 66002
(913) 367-5482
Rank: #2 - 32. - 3.
St. Paul Lutheran School
St. Paul Lutheran School Photo
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
(8)
Founding Date: 1863
Grades: PK-8
320 N 7th Street
Leavenworth, KS 66048
(913) 682-5553
Rank: #44.
St. Xavier Catholic School
St. Xavier Catholic School Photo
(Roman Catholic)
(5)
Founding Date: 1871
Grades: PK-12
200 N Washington Street
Junction City, KS 66441
(785) 238-2841
Rank: #55.
St. Mary Catholic School
(Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1880
Grades: PK-8
101 E 9th St
Newton, KS 67114
(316) 282-1974
Rank: #66.
Sacred Heart School
Sacred Heart School Photo
(Roman Catholic)
(6)
Founding Date: 1881
Grades: K-5
102 Cottonwood Street
Emporia, KS 66801
(620) 343-7394
Rank: #77.
St. Patrick Catholic School
(Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1882
Grades: PK-8
1831 Stevens Ave
Parsons, KS 67357
(620) 421-0710
Rank: #88.
St. John Lutheran School
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
Founding Date: 1883
Grades: K-8
206 West Second Street
Alma, KS 66401
(785) 765-3914
Rank: #99.
Zion Lutheran School
Zion Lutheran School Photo - Zion is accredited nationally by National Lutheran Schools Accreditation and by the Kansas State Department of Education.
(African Methodist Episcopal)
Founding Date: 1898
Grades: PK-8
301 S 11th Street
Independence, KS 67301
(620) 332-3331
Rank: #1010.
Bishop Ward High School
Bishop Ward High School Photo
(Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1908
Grades: 9-12
708 N 18th St
Kansas City, KS 66102
(913) 371-1201
Rank: #1111.
Hayden Catholic High School
Hayden Catholic High School Photo - Where students "Enter To Learn, Leave To Serve"
(Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1911
Grades: 9-12
401 Sw Gage Blvd
Topeka, KS 66606
(785) 272-5210
Rank: #1212.
Sacred Heart Cathedral School
(Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1916
Grades: PK-8
905 Central Avenue
Dodge City, KS 67801
(620) 227-6532
Rank: #1313.
St. Joseph Catholic School
(Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1921
Grades: PK-8
139 S Millwood St
Wichita, KS 67213
(316) 261-5801
Rank: #1414.
St. Agnes Catholic Elementary School
(Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1923
Grades: PK-8
5130 Mission Rd
Mission, KS 66205
(913) 262-1686
Rank: #1515.
St. Benedict Catholic School
(Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1926
Grades: PK-8
201 Division St
Atchison, KS 66002
(913) 367-3503
Rank: #1616.
St. Mary Catholic School
(Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1942
Grades: PK-6
503 Saint John Street
Garden City, KS 67846
(620) 276-2241
Rank: #1717.
Berean Academy
Berean Academy Photo - Berean Academy is celebrating 75 year of Christian education this year. We are thankful for the many families that God has brought to Berean and are a part of what we are doing here to educate our children.
(Christian)
Founding Date: 1946
Grades: NS-12
201 S. Elbing Rd
Elbing, KS 67041
(316) 799-2211
Rank: #1818.
Central Christian School
Central Christian School Photo - Central Christian School exists to glorify God by partnering with Christian families to provide a Christ-centered education which integrates faith, life and learning.
(Christian)
Founding Date: 1948
Grades: NS-12
1910 E 30th Ave
Hutchinson, KS 67502
(620) 663-2174
Rank: #1919.
St. Patrick Catholic School
St. Patrick Catholic School Photo
(Roman Catholic)
(2)
Founding Date: 1949
Grades: PK-8
1066 N 94th St
Kansas City, KS 66112
(913) 299-8131
Rank: #2020.
Kansas City Christian School
(Christian)
Founding Date: 1951
Grades: K-12
4801 West 79th St
Prairie Village, KS 66208
(913) 648-5227
Rank: #2121.
St. Margaret Mary Catholic School
(Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1954
Grades: PK-8
2635 S. Pattie St.
Wichita, KS 67216
(316) 267-4911
Rank: #2222.
St. John Catholic School
St. John Catholic School Photo - Enrollment openings available for St. John School. Preschool thru 8th grade! Discover the difference, visit http://whystjohn.com
(Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1956
Grades: PK-8
1208 Kentucky St
Lawrence, KS 66044
(785) 843-9511
Rank: #23 - 2423. - 24.
Bethany Lutheran School
Bethany Lutheran School Photo - Third, Fourth and Fifth Grade at the 2006 Wichita Garden Show
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
Founding Date: 1958
Grades: PK-5
1000 W 26th St S
Wichita, KS 67217
(316) 303-3033
Rank: #23 - 2423. - 24.
Bishop Miege High School
Bishop Miege High School Photo
(Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1958
Grades: 9-12
5041 Reinhardt Drive
Mission, KS 66205
(913) 222-5803
Rank: #25 - 2625. - 26.
Highlawn Montessori School
Montessori School
Founding Date: 1963
Grades: PK-6
3531 Somerset Dr
Prairie Village, KS 66208
(913) 649-6160
Rank: #25 - 2625. - 26.
Founding Date: 1963
Grades: NS-12
9115 E 13th Street N
Wichita, KS 67206
(316) 771-2203
Rank: #2727.
Hyman Brand Hebrew Academy
Hyman Brand Hebrew Academy Photo
(Jewish)
Founding Date: 1966
Grades: K-12
5801 W 115th Street
Leawood, KS 66211
(913) 327-8150
Rank: #2828.
Brookridge Day School
Brookridge Day School Photo
Founding Date: 1968
Grades: NS-3
9555 Hadley Dr
Overland Park, KS 66212
(913) 649-2228
Rank: #2929.
Lakemary Center
Special Education School
Founding Date: 1969
Grades: K-12
100 Lakemary Dr
Paola, KS 66071
(913) 557-4000
Rank: #3030.
Midland Adventist Academy
(Seventh Day Adventist)
Founding Date: 1970
Grades: K-12
6915 Maurer Road
Shawnee, KS 66217
(913) 268-7400
Rank: #3131.
Community School #1
Founding Date: 1972
Grades: K-6
6400 State Line Rd
Prairie Village, KS 66208
(913) 722-1115
Rank: #3232.
Maranatha Christian Academy
Maranatha Christian Academy Photo - Athletics are an important aspect of the total Maranatha experience. We believe challenging interscholastic competition provides students the opportunity to develop positive character traits such as leadership, teamwork, perseverance, and commitment as well as attitudes of fair play and sportsmanship.
(Christian)
(10)
Founding Date: 1974
Grades: PK-12
6826 Lackman Road
Shawnee, KS 66217
(913) 631-0637
Rank: #33 - 3433. - 34.
Founding Date: 1975
Grades: 4-12
10713 Barkley St
Overland Park, KS 66211
(913) 341-6666
Rank: #33 - 3433. - 34.
Shawnee Mission Christian School
(Baptist)
Founding Date: 1975
Grades: PK-12
4901 Mission Road
Mission, KS 66205
(913) 384-4434
Rank: #3535.
Cair Paravel Latin School
Cair Paravel Latin School Photo - Cair Paravel Latin School
(Christian)
Founding Date: 1980
Grades: PK-12
635 SW Clay Street
Topeka, KS 66606
(785) 232-3878
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