Best Pennsylvania Private Schools (2021)

For the 2021 school year, there are 1,884 private schools serving 266,241 students in Pennsylvania.
The average private school tuition is $10,269 for elementary schools and $16,165 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
The best top ranked private schools in Pennsylvania include ATG Learning Academy, Sophia Academy and Germantown Academy.
The average acceptance rate is 86% (view national acceptance rates). Minority enrollment is 25% and the student:teacher ratio is 12:1.
58% of schools are religiously affiliated (most commonly Roman Catholic and Christian).

Top Ranked Pennsylvania Private Schools by County (2021)

County
# Schools
# Students
% Minority
12
1,415
11%
186
26,316
21%
11
1,745
9%
63
6,578
33%
18
2,040
15%
134
17,370
18%
27
4,505
13%
17
1,799
10%
114
14,684
15%
46
7,886
29%
126
20,975
28%
32
6,590
13%
18
2,316
19%
95
10,457
15%
48
8,369
30%
38
5,328
18%
17
1,267
20%
225
37,330
19%
54
4,811
16%

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