Best Montana Private Schools (2022-23)

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 113 private schools serving 10,741 students in Montana (there are 830 public schools, serving 145,329 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 $8,192 for elementary schools and $8,208 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
The best top ranked private schools in Montana include Cottonwood Day School, Heritage Christian School and Foothills Community Christian School.
The average acceptance rate is 85% (view national acceptance rates). Minority enrollment is 22% and the student:teacher ratio is 11:1.
64% of schools are religiously affiliated (most commonly Catholic and Christian).

Top Ranked Montana Private Schools by County (2022-23)

County
# Schools
# Students
% Minority
12
1,430
22%
18
1,440
10%

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