Best New Hampshire Private Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 294 private schools serving 28,153 students in New Hampshire (there are 496 public schools, serving 169,576 students). 14% of all K-12 students in New Hampshire are educated in private schools (compared to the national average of 10%).
The average private school tuition is $12,983 for elementary schools and $30,361 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
The best top ranked private schools in New Hampshire include The Derryfield School, World Academy and Wolfeboro Camp School.
The average acceptance rate is 74% (view national acceptance rates). Minority enrollment is 19% and the student:teacher ratio is 9:1.
28% of schools are religiously affiliated (most commonly Catholic and Christian).

Top Ranked New Hampshire Private Schools by County (2024)

County
# Schools
# Students
% Minority
16
1,045
17%
16
1,368
19%

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked private schools in New Hampshire?
The best top ranked private schools in New Hampshire include The Derryfield School, World Academy and Wolfeboro Camp School.
How many private schools are located in New Hampshire?
294 private schools are located in New Hampshire.
How much do private schools cost in New Hampshire?
The average private school tuition in New Hampshire is $12,983 for elementary schools and $30,361 for high schools
How diverse are private schools in New Hampshire?
New Hampshire private schools are approximately 19% minority students (view national minority students).
What percentage of students in New Hampshire go to private school?
14% of all K-12 students in New Hampshire are educated in private schools (compared to national average of 10%).
What percentage of private schools are religiously affiliated in New Hampshire?
28% of private schools in New Hampshire are religiously affiliated (most commonly Catholic and Christian).

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