Best Louisiana Private Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 413 private schools serving 127,221 students in Louisiana.
The average private school tuition is $7,145 for elementary schools and $8,615 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
The best top ranked private schools in Louisiana include The Dunham School, Our Lady of the Lake Roman Catholic School and Parkview Baptist School.
The average acceptance rate is 88% (view national acceptance rates). Minority enrollment is 22% and the student:teacher ratio is 13:1.
81% of schools are religiously affiliated (most commonly Roman Catholic and Christian).

Top Ranked Louisiana Private Schools by County (2021-22)

County
# Schools
# Students
% Minority
19
4,643
27%
6
1,699
20%
56
17,824
30%
56
20,115
42%
11
3,150
20%
14
3,110
19%

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