Best New York Private Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 1,870 private schools serving 442,109 students in New York.
The average private school tuition is $19,310 for elementary schools and $25,129 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
The best top ranked private schools in New York include Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn, THINK Global School and Friends Academy.
The average acceptance rate is 78% (view national acceptance rates). Minority enrollment is 41% and the student:teacher ratio is 11:1.
64% of schools are religiously affiliated (most commonly Roman Catholic and Jewish).

Top Ranked New York Private Schools by County (2021-22)

County
# Schools
# Students
% Minority
35
4,735
25%
90
30,081
77%
13
1,769
19%
41
5,601
25%
88
20,585
20%
332
98,908
49%
63
9,811
27%
142
38,713
34%
226
62,008
40%
16
2,004
10%
9
1,489
19%
36
5,407
21%
39
9,447
20%
197
50,419
58%
45
13,288
24%
67
20,067
31%
15
1,706
13%
88
17,340
32%
17
1,736
18%
109
27,758
41%

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