Top Mississippi Private Schools

For the 2021 school year, there are 256 top private schools in Mississippi, serving 51,399 students.
The average private school tuition is $4,469 for elementary schools and $6,191 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
The average acceptance rate is 95% (view national acceptance rates).
Minority enrollment is 16% and the student:teacher ratio is 11:1.
76% of schools are religiously affiliated (most commonly Christian and Baptist).

Top Mississippi Private Schools by County (2021)

  • County
    # Schools
    # Students
    % Minority
  • 3 Schools
    1,152 Students
    13% Minority
  • 4 Schools
    133 Students
    13% Minority
  • 2 Schools
    741 Students
    - Minority
  • 3 Schools
    394 Students
    17% Minority
  • 2 Schools
    720 Students
    3% Minority
  • 1 Schools
    134 Students
    1% Minority
  • 1 Schools
    351 Students
    1% Minority
  • 1 Schools
    17 Students
    93% Minority
  • 1 Schools
    247 Students
    16% Minority
  • 1 Schools
    222 Students
    3% Minority
  • 4 Schools
    557 Students
    25% Minority
  • 2 Schools
    751 Students
    2% Minority
  • 2 Schools
    139 Students
    2% Minority
  • 12 Schools
    3,139 Students
    27% Minority
  • 9 Schools
    1,907 Students
    13% Minority
  • 1 Schools
    457 Students
    3% Minority
  • 3 Schools
    871 Students
    4% Minority
  • 18 Schools
    3,100 Students
    15% Minority
  • 35 Schools
    6,358 Students
    27% Minority
  • 1 Schools
    265 Students
    6% Minority
  • 1 Schools
    179 Students
    6% Minority
  • 10 Schools
    1,155 Students
    17% Minority
  • 2 Schools
    462 Students
    10% Minority
  • 1 Schools
    279 Students
    1% Minority
  • 2 Schools
    621 Students
    9% Minority
  • 1 Schools
    41 Students
    1% Minority
  • 3 Schools
    331 Students
    4% Minority
  • 6 Schools
    599 Students
    11% Minority
  • 8 Schools
    1,742 Students
    23% Minority
  • 1 Schools
    611 Students
    2% Minority
  • 9 Schools
    1,192 Students
    7% Minority
  • 4 Schools
    1,049 Students
    27% Minority
  • 4 Schools
    1,215 Students
    15% Minority
  • 7 Schools
    992 Students
    9% Minority
  • 11 Schools
    3,099 Students
    18% Minority
  • 2 Schools
    557 Students
    2% Minority
  • 3 Schools
    592 Students
    40% Minority
  • 1 Schools
    98 Students
    6% Minority
  • 1 Schools
    323 Students
    - Minority
  • 1 Schools
    9 Students
    - Minority
  • 1 Schools
    252 Students
    100% Minority
  • 2 Schools
    44 Students
    2% Minority
  • 2 Schools
    831 Students
    5% Minority
  • 3 Schools
    485 Students
    12% Minority
  • 4 Schools
    409 Students
    11% Minority
  • 1 Schools
    33 Students
    - Minority
  • 6 Schools
    1,133 Students
    7% Minority
  • 1 Schools
    195 Students
    12% Minority
  • 12 Schools
    3,632 Students
    15% Minority
  • 1 Schools
    49 Students
    86% Minority
  • 1 Schools
    204 Students
    2% Minority
  • 4 Schools
    926 Students
    20% Minority
  • 1 Schools
    84 Students
    3% Minority
  • 3 Schools
    750 Students
    9% Minority
  • 1 Schools
    106 Students
    - Minority
  • 2 Schools
    695 Students
    3% Minority
  • 1 Schools
    40 Students
    8% Minority
  • 1 Schools
    222 Students
    16% Minority
  • 1 Schools
    45 Students
    6% Minority
  • 6 Schools
    1,167 Students
    38% Minority
  • 9 Schools
    1,812 Students
    27% Minority
  • 1 Schools
    269 Students
    1% Minority
  • 1 Schools
    31 Students
    - Minority
  • 1 Schools
    294 Students
    8% Minority
  • 2 Schools
    542 Students
    5% Minority
  • 3 Schools
    749 Students
    3% Minority
Recent Articles
Marketing the small private school can be done affordably and effectively. We suggest five easy steps to make that happen.
Solid parent-teacher relationships have always been an important part of K-12 education. During this interminable pandemic, parent-teacher relationships have become even more important.
The COVID-19 pandemic has changed schools profoundly. It has affected teaching and activities. We look at these changes and how they impact our lives.