Top Asheville Private Schools

All Schools
(24)
All Schools
(24)
 
High Schools
(9)
High Schools
(9)
 
Elementary Schools
(18)
Elementary Schools
(18)
 
Preschools
(15)
Preschools
(15)
 
  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 24 top private schools in Asheville, North Carolina, serving 3,196 students.
  • The average private school tuition is $11,131 for elementary schools and $30,399 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
  • The average acceptance rate is 73% (view national acceptance rates).
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body, and the student:teacher ratio is 8:1.
  • 42% of schools are religiously affiliated (most commonly Christian and Baptist).

Top Asheville, NC Private Schools (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • 12 Culvern St
    Asheville, NC 28804
    (828)252-7896

    Grades: PK-8 | 168 students
  • 15 Julia St
    Asheville, NC 28801
    (828)645-3433

    Grades: PK-K | 106 students
  • 360 Weaverville Rd
    Asheville, NC 28804

    Grades: PK-K | 112 students
  • 360 Asheville School Road
    Asheville, NC 28806
    (828)254-6345

    Grades: 9-12 | 295 students
  • Asheville Waldorf School
    Special Program Emphasis
    531 Haywood Road
    Asheville, NC 28806
    (828)575-2557

    Grades: NS-7 | 152 students
  • 38 Sycamore Road
    Asheville, NC 28804
    (828)281-0505

    Grades: PK | 20 students
  • 48 Woodland Hills Rd
    Asheville, NC 28804
    (828)658-8964

    Grades: PK-12 | 136 students
  • 1345 Hendersonville Rd
    Asheville, NC 28803
    (828)407-4442

    Grades: PK-12 | 639 students
  • Christ School
    Christ School Photo
    All-boys (Episcopal)
    500 Christ School Rd
    Asheville, NC 28704
    (828)684-6232

    Grades: 8-12 | 286 students
  • Eliada Academy
    Special Education School
    2 Compton Drive
    Asheville, NC 28806
    (828)254-5356

    Grades: 2-12 | 34 students
  • Emmanuel Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    51 Wilburn Pl
    Asheville, NC 28806
    (828)281-8182

    Grades: PK-8 | 127 students
  • 1990 Riverside Drive
    Asheville, NC 28804
    (828)348-4320

    Grades: 6-8 | 144 students
  • 1221 Sweeten Creek Rd
    Asheville, NC 28803
    (828)274-0750

    Grades: 1-11 | 40 students
  • 64 W T Weaver Boulevard
    Asheville, NC 28804
    (828)258-3600

    Grades: 6-8 | 76 students
  • Light Of Wisdom School
    Alternative School
    2 Science Of Mind Way
    Asheville, NC 28806

    Grades: K-5 | 9 students
  • 235 Weaverville Road
    Asheville, NC 28804
    (828)367-0259

    Grades: 1-6 | 48 students
  • 1 School Rd
    Asheville, NC 28806
    (828)259-9880

    Grades: PK-K | 45 students
  • Nazarene Christian School
    Daycare / Preschool (Church of the Nazarene)
    385 Hazel Mill Road
    Asheville, NC 28806
    (828)252-9713

    Grades: NS-PK | 82 students
  • 216 Shelburne Road
    Asheville, NC 28806
    (828)252-8173

    Grades: K-5 | n/a students
  • The New Classical Academy
    The New Classical Academy Photo - As part of a unit on ancient civilizations, middle schoolers help first graders bake biscuits based on a 3,700-year-old Mesopotamian recipe.
    Alternative School
    671 Sand Hill Rd
    Asheville, NC 28806
    (828)225-1993

    Grades: PK-8 | 69 students
  • 20 Reynolds Mountain Blvd
    Asheville, NC 28804
    (828)645-8053

    Grades: NS-12 | 132 students
  • 90 Zillicoa Street
    Asheville, NC 28801
    (828)259-3653

    Grades: PK-12 | 133 students
  • Rainbow Community School
    Alternative School
    574 Haywood Road
    Asheville, NC 28806
    (828)258-9264

    Grades: PK-8 | 210 students
  • 985 1/2 Patton Ave
    Asheville, NC 28806
    (828)252-3712

    Grades: PK-12 | 133 students
Recent Articles
Sometimes a regular school is not the right fit for a child. Perhaps she needs an alternative school.
A parent and I chat about finding the best school for her daughter. While the parent may be fictitious, her questions are quite typical of the kind of questions and concerns parents have when thinking about sending their children to private school.
We look at several ways you can use to search for private schools. Whether you are beginning the search process for a school for your child or just want to find out more about particular schools, we offer some tips and tricks to make searching more efficient.