For the 2023-24 school year, there are 127 private schools serving 11,110 students in Montana (there are 833 public schools, serving 149,290 students). 7% of all K-12 students in Montana are educated in private schools (compared to the national average of 10%).
The average private school tuition is $8,204 for elementary schools and $8,965 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
The average acceptance rate is 86% (view national acceptance rates). Minority enrollment is 20% and the student:teacher ratio is 10:1.
Mission Valley Christian Academy Photo - Mission Valley Christian Academy is set at the base of the Mission Mountains and close to the shores of Flathead Lake.
Chrysalis School Photo - Chrysalis School is located on 67 acres in scenic Montana. Our easy access to nature allows us to have spur-of-the-moment field trips for science or provide each student with that connection with nature as she reads Walden.
Mount Ellis Academy Photo - Mount Ellis Academy has existed in the beautiful Gallatin Valley since 1902.
Billings Christian School Photo - All School Picture of the Billings Christian School Warriors 2015/16 school year
Top Ranked Montana Private Schools by County (2023-24)
Frequently Asked Questions
What are the top ranked private schools in Montana?
How many private schools are located in Montana?
127 private schools are located in Montana.
How much do private schools cost in Montana?
The average private school tuition in Montana is $8,204 for elementary schools and $8,965 for high schools
How diverse are private schools in Montana?
Montana private schools are approximately 20% minority students (view national minority students).
What percentage of students in Montana go to private school?
7% of all K-12 students in Montana are educated in private schools (compared to national average of 10%).
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