Top Kansas Private Schools
- For the 2019-20 school year, there are 234 top private schools in Kansas, serving 42,187 students.
- The average private school tuition is $5,253 for elementary schools and $9,677 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
- The average acceptance rate is 92% (view national acceptance rates).
- Minority enrollment is 20% and the student:teacher ratio is 13:1.
Compass Star Montessori Photo - Compass Star Montessori: Child-centered, family focused Montessori education.
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.
Top Kansas Private Schools by County (2019-20)
- County# Schools# Students% Minority
- 1 Schools71 Students4% Minority
- 3 Schools588 Students11% Minority
- 4 Schools410 Students12% Minority
- 3 Schools236 Students3% Minority
- 4 Schools427 Students8% Minority
- 1 Schools9 Students- Minority
- 4 Schools277 Students16% Minority
- 3 Schools661 Students6% Minority
- 2 Schools147 Students5% Minority
- 8 Schools1,685 Students7% Minority
- 4 Schools772 Students9% Minority
- 5 Schools330 Students28% Minority
- 1 Schools208 Students63% Minority
- 2 Schools115 Students15% Minority
- 3 Schools358 Students58% Minority
- 1 Schools3 Students- Minority
- 1 Schools10 Students10% Minority
- 4 Schools310 Students28% Minority
- 1 Schools16 Students13% Minority
- 56 Schools13,247 Students12% Minority
- 1 Schools142 Students7% Minority
- 1 Schools129 Students13% Minority
- 6 Schools625 Students8% Minority
- 1 Schools72 Students7% Minority
- 3 Schools217 Students21% Minority
- 3 Schools212 Students3% Minority
- 2 Schools305 Students3% Minority
- 3 Schools324 Students11% Minority
- 4 Schools382 Students4% Minority
- 4 Schools427 Students26% Minority
- 1 Schools225 Students2% Minority
- 2 Schools181 Students18% Minority
- 1 Schools87 Students6% Minority
- 1 Schools59 Students4% Minority
- 8 Schools1,019 Students25% Minority
- 4 Schools448 Students11% Minority
- 1 Schools114 Students- Minority
- 3 Schools719 Students22% Minority
- 44 Schools11,567 Students27% Minority
- 13 Schools2,820 Students30% Minority
- 1 Schools5 Students44% Minority
- 1 Schools64 Students8% Minority
- 2 Schools203 Students4% Minority
- 2 Schools211 Students2% Minority
- 1 Schools35 Students18% Minority
- 2 Schools140 Students5% Minority
- 9 Schools1,622 Students62% Minority
Sometimes a regular school is not the right fit for a child. Perhaps she needs an alternative school.
A parent and I chat about finding the best school for her daughter. While the parent may be fictitious, her questions are quite typical of the kind of questions and concerns parents have when thinking about sending their children to private school.
We look at several ways you can use to search for private schools. Whether you are beginning the search process for a school for your child or just want to find out more about particular schools, we offer some tips and tricks to make searching more efficient.