Best North Dakota Private Schools (2022-23)

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 59 private schools serving 9,588 students in North Dakota (there are 525 public schools, serving 112,108 students). 8% of all K-12 students in North Dakota are educated in private schools compared to the national average of 10%.
The average private school tuition is $4,010 for elementary schools and $6,950 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
The best top ranked private schools in North Dakota include Shanley High School & Sullivan Middle School, Dickinson Catholic Schools and Oak Grove Lutheran School.
The average acceptance rate is 99% (view national acceptance rates). Minority enrollment is 13% and the student:teacher ratio is 13:1.
83% of schools are religiously affiliated (most commonly Catholic and Seventh Day Adventist).

Top Ranked North Dakota Private Schools by County (2022-23)

County
# Schools
# Students
% Minority
12
2,449
17%
11
2,578
7%
6
1,294
5%

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