Top Columbus Private Schools

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  • For the 2020-21 school year, there are 89 top private schools in Columbus, Ohio, serving 19,354 students.
  • The average private school tuition is $5,539 for elementary schools and $13,880 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
  • The average acceptance rate is 89% (view national acceptance rates).
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body, and the student:teacher ratio is 12:1.
  • 60% of schools are religiously affiliated (most commonly Roman Catholic and Christian).

Top Columbus, OH Private Schools (2020-21)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • All Saints Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    2855 E Livingston Ave
    Columbus, OH 43209
    (614) 231-3391

    Grades: PK-8 | 335 students
  • Bethel Road KinderCare
    Bethel Road KinderCare Photo - Lobby
    Daycare / Preschool
    2001 Bethel Rd
    Columbus, OH 43220
    (614) 457-0754

    Grades: NS-PK | n/a students
  • 1285 Zettler Rd
    Columbus, OH 43227
    (614) 237-5421

    Grades: 9-12 | 679 students
  • Bishop Ready High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    707 Salisbury Rd
    Columbus, OH 43204
    (614) 276-5263

    Grades: 9-12 | 394 students
  • 99 E Cooke Rd
    Columbus, OH 43214
    (614) 268-8671

    Grades: 9-12 | 906 students
  • Bonner Academy
    Special Education School
    2440 Dawnlight Ave
    Columbus, OH 43211
    (614) 471-2626

    Grades: 3-6 | 15 students
  • Bridgeway Academy
    Special Education School
    2500 Medary Ave
    Columbus, OH 43202
    (614) 262-7520

    Grades: PK | 191 students
  • 2774 Calumet Street
    Columbus, OH 43202
    (614) 261-8136

    Grades: NS-8 | 249 students
  • Charisma Academy
    (Christian)
    4099 Karl Road
    Columbus, OH 43224
    (614) 267-7531

    Grades: PK-5 | 102 students
  • Cherry Creek KinderCare
    Cherry Creek KinderCare Photo - Front of Building
    Daycare / Preschool
    550 Fox Ridge St
    Columbus, OH 43228
    (614) 870-7375

    Grades: NS-PK | n/a students
  • 835 Thomas Lane
    Columbus, OH 43214
    (614) 566-4847

    Grades: PK-K | 245 students
  • Children's Academy
    Alternative School
    100 Obetz Rd
    Columbus, OH 43207
    (614) 491-3270

    Grades: PK-K | 91 students
  • 8145 N High St
    Columbus, OH 43235
    (614) 985-1464

    Grades: PK-5 | 64 students
  • Cleveland Ave KinderCare
    Cleveland Ave KinderCare Photo - Infant Room
    Daycare / Preschool
    5351 Cleveland Ave
    Columbus, OH 43231
    (614) 891-4444

    Grades: NS-PK | n/a students
  • 3916 Indianola Avenue
    Columbus, OH 43214
    (614) 267-4799

    Grades: PK-8 | 117 students
  • 4300 Cherry Bottom Road
    Columbus, OH 43230
    (614) 509-2220

    Grades: NS-12 | 1,121 students
  • Columbus Adventist Academy
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    3650 Sunbury Rd # B
    Columbus, OH 43219
    (614) 471-2083

    Grades: K-8 | 148 students
  • 979 S James Road
    Columbus, OH 43227
    (614) 231-3790

    Grades: PK-6 | 301 students
  • 65 S. Drexel. Ave.
    Columbus, OH 43209
    (614) 252-0781

    Grades: PK-12 | 564 students
  • 181 Noe Bixby Rd
    Columbus, OH 43213
    (614) 864-0299

    Grades: K-12 | 210 students
  • Creative Academy I
    Daycare / Preschool
    5831 Westbourne Avenue
    Columbus, OH 43213
    (614) 864-2424

    Grades: NS | 10 students
  • Creative Play Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    600 High St
    Columbus, OH 43085
    (614) 885-7529

    Grades: PK-K | 44 students
  • Cristo Rey Columbus High School
    Special Program Emphasis (Roman Catholic)
    400 E Town St
    Columbus, OH 43215
    (614) 223-9261

    Grades: 9-12 | 382 students
  • 4575 Morse Rd
    Columbus, OH 43230
    (614) 476-8830

    Grades: K | 10 students
  • Forest Park Christian School
    Forest Park Christian School Photo - The Lion Preschool Class
    Daycare / Preschool (Church of the Nazarene)
    5600 Karl Road
    Columbus, OH 43229
    (614) 888-5282

    Grades: PK-K | 118 students
  • Gahanna KinderCare
    Gahanna KinderCare Photo - Nationally Accredited KinderCare 520 Morrison Rd Gahanna Oh 43230 (614)471-3665 000297@klcorp.com
    Daycare / Preschool
    520 Morrison Rd
    Columbus, OH 43230
    (614) 471-3665

    Grades: NS-PK | n/a students
  • Gethsemane Christian Day Care-play & Learn
    Daycare / Preschool (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    35 E Stanton Avenue
    Columbus, OH 43214
    (614) 846-7576

    Grades: PK-K | 38 students
  • Glenwood Center
    Daycare / Preschool (Methodist)
    2833 Valleyview Drive
    Columbus, OH 43204
    (614) 274-0283

    Grades: PK-K | 72 students
  • 428 E Main St
    Columbus, OH 43215
    (614) 221-1518

    Grades: K-6 | 48 students
  • The Goddard School
    The Goddard School Photo
    Daycare / Preschool
    694 Mount Airyshire Boulevard
    Columbus, OH 43235
    (614) 848-6410

    Grades: NS-K | n/a students
  • 40 Chris Perry Lane
    Columbus, OH 43213
    (614) 501-9224

    Grades: PK-K | 48 students
  • 1000 Bonham Ave
    Columbus, OH 43211
    (614) 291-0885

    Grades: K-8 | 116 students
  • Hard Road KinderCare
    Hard Road KinderCare Photo - infant room
    Daycare / Preschool
    2001 Hard Rd
    Columbus, OH 43235
    (614) 764-2994

    Grades: NS-PK | n/a students
  • 7399 N High St
    Columbus, OH 43235
    (614) 888-5121

    Grades: K-12 | 77 students
  • Holy Spirit School
    (Roman Catholic)
    4382 Duchene Ln
    Columbus, OH 43213
    (614) 861-0475

    Grades: PK-8 | 298 students
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