Best Oregon Private Schools (2022-23)

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 458 private schools serving 57,015 students in Oregon (there are 1,266 public schools, serving 547,269 students). 9% of all K-12 students in Oregon are educated in private schools compared to the national average of 10%.
The average private school tuition is $9,172 for elementary schools and $12,358 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
The best top ranked private schools in Oregon include Bridges Middle School, French American International School and Oregon Episcopal School.
The average acceptance rate is 87% (view national acceptance rates). Minority enrollment is 25% and the student:teacher ratio is 13:1.
51% of schools are religiously affiliated (most commonly Christian and Catholic).

Top Ranked Oregon Private Schools by County (2022-23)

County
# Schools
# Students
% Minority
9
1,335
17%
14
2,568
31%
37
3,702
20%
13
1,369
9%
37
5,043
23%
106
15,426
30%
10
1,024
23%

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