Top Idaho Private Schools
- For the 2020-21 school year, there are 152 top private schools in Idaho, serving 16,467 students.
- The average private school tuition is $9,991 for elementary schools and $6,877 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
- The average acceptance rate is 91% (view national acceptance rates).
- Minority enrollment is 13% and the student:teacher ratio is 12:1.
Riverstone International School Photo - Grade 8 students spend five days backpacking in Hells Canyon as part of our Outdoor Education program. The Sawtooth and White Cloud Mountains, Grand Gulch (UT), and Sheep Creek are other backpacking destinations.
Sandpoint Waldorf School Photo - Math, the sciences, and language arts are taught in blocks which allow for indepth study of topics
Smarty Pants Preschool & Kindergarten Photo - Come and see why we are Kuna's top rated & highest scoring school!
Top Idaho Private Schools by County (2020-21)
- County# Schools# Students% Minority
- 40 Schools5,938 Students12% Minority
- 3 Schools649 Students19% Minority
- 1 Schools2 Students- Minority
- 1 Schools22 Students100% Minority
- 4 Schools547 Students5% Minority
- 1 Schools36 Students31% Minority
- 11 Schools654 Students9% Minority
- 8 Schools910 Students15% Minority
- 3 Schools95 Students6% Minority
- 1 Schools17 Students- Minority
- 12 Schools1,682 Students22% Minority
- 6 Schools217 Students27% Minority
- 1 Schools52 Students- Minority
- 3 Schools193 Students6% Minority
- 3 Schools209 Students6% Minority
- 2 Schools139 Students5% Minority
- 21 Schools2,445 Students6% Minority
- 4 Schools694 Students14% Minority
- 1 Schools11 Students- Minority
- 1 Schools4 Students- Minority
- 1 Schools148 Students36% Minority
- 7 Schools471 Students9% Minority
- 1 Schools14 Students21% Minority
- 2 Schools68 Students25% Minority
- 1 Schools37 Students4% Minority
- 3 Schools180 Students4% Minority
- 8 Schools984 Students14% Minority
- 2 Schools49 Students22% Minority
As the COVID-19 virus spreads throughout the United States, we look at steps schools and parents can take to protect themselves from this highly contagious virus.
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.
Now that school has safely reopened, what can we parents do to support and encourage the schools we care about so much?