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  • The average private school in Arizona has approximately 155 students (2019-20).
  • The private schools with the largest student enrollments are listed below (where sufficient data available).
  • The largest private school in Arizona is Northwest Christian School with 1,459 students.

Largest Arizona Private Schools (2019-20)

  • School # Students Grades Location
  • Rank: #11.
    Northwest Christian School
    Northwest Christian School Photo
    Students: 1,459
    Grades: NS-1216401 N. 43rd Avenue
    Phoenix, AZ 85053

  • Rank: #22.
    Brophy College Preparatory
    Brophy College Preparatory Photo - Brophy campus and chapel tower
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 1,345
    Grades: 9-124701 N Central Avenue
    Phoenix, AZ 85012

  • Rank: #33.
    Gilbert Christian Schools
    Gilbert Christian Schools Photo
    Students: 1,332
    Grades: PK-123632 E. Jasper Drive
    Gilbert, AZ 85296

  • Rank: #44.
    Salpointe Catholic High School
    Salpointe Catholic High School Photo - Salpointe Catholic High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 1,220
    Grades: 9-121545 E Copper Street
    Tucson, AZ 85719

  • Rank: #55.
    Xavier College Preparatory
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 1,206
    Grades: 9-124710 N 5th St
    Phoenix, AZ 85012

  • Rank: #66.
    Notre Dame Preparatory
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 950
    Grades: 9-129701 E Bell Rd
    Scottsdale, AZ 85260

  • Rank: #77.
    Joy Christian School
    Joy Christian School Photo - JCS Football
    (Other Lutheran)
    Students: 830
    Grades: NS-1221000 N 75th Ave
    Glendale, AZ 85308

  • Rank: #88.
    Scottsdale Christian Academy
    Scottsdale Christian Academy Photo - Our new Innovation and Creation Hub allows students to learn the engineering process with 3D printers and a state of the laser cutter.
    Students: 787
    Grades: PK-1214400 N Tatum Blvd
    Phoenix, AZ 85032

  • Rank: #99. Students: 741
    Grades: PK-123901 E. Stanford Dr.
    Paradise Valley, AZ 85253

  • Rank: #1010.
    St Francis Xavier School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 626
    Grades: NS-84715 N Central Ave
    Phoenix, AZ 85012

  • Rank: #1111.
    Seton Catholic Preparatory
    Seton Catholic Preparatory Photo - Seton Catholic graduates are Merit Scholars, earn millions in scholarships, and are accepted to top private colleges, universities and service academies.
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 599
    Grades: 9-121150 N. Dobson Road
    Chandler, AZ 85224

  • Rank: #1212.
    St John Xxiii Catholic School Community
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 590
    Grades: K-816235 N 60th St
    Scottsdale, AZ 85254

  • Rank: #1313.
    Christ Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Students: 560
    Grades: PK-83901 E Indian School Rd
    Phoenix, AZ 85018

  • Rank: #1414.
    St Vincent De Paul Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 558
    Grades: NS-83130 N 51st Ave
    Phoenix, AZ 85031

  • Rank: #1515.
    St Thomas The Apostle School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 552
    Grades: NS-84510 N 24th St
    Phoenix, AZ 85016

  • Rank: #1616.
    St. Marys High School
    St. Marys High School Photo - Join us as we celebrate 100 years of Saint Mary's Catholic High School!
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 540
    Grades: 9-122525 N 3rd St
    Phoenix, AZ 85004

  • Rank: #1717.
    All Saints' Episcopal Day School
    All Saints' Episcopal Day School Photo - Pre-K hosts a lemonade stand and collects cans to help support St. Mary's Food Bank !
    Students: 523
    Grades: PK-86300 N Central Avenue
    Phoenix, AZ 85012

  • Rank: #1818.
    SS. Simon & Jude Cathedral School
    SS. Simon & Jude Cathedral School Photo - SS. Simon & Jude School's new Our Lady of Loreto Center (opened in September 2010) houses a full-size gymnasium, performing arts stage, E.L. Weigand Science Lab, and 6-8th grade classrooms.
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 489
    Grades: PK-86351 N 27th Avenue
    Phoenix, AZ 85017

  • Rank: #1919.
    St. Mary-Basha Catholic School
    St. Mary-Basha Catholic School Photo - Our students, faculty/staff and parents gather in prayer each morning in Mary's Garden.
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 485
    Grades: NS-8200 West Galveston St
    Chandler, AZ 85225

  • Rank: #2020.
    Phoenix Christian Preparatory School
    Phoenix Christian Preparatory School Photo
    Students: 453
    Grades: PK-121751 W Indian School Road
    Phoenix, AZ 85015

  • Rank: #2121.
    Yuma Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Students: 452
    Grades: PK-82555 S Engler Ave
    Yuma, AZ 85365

  • Rank: #2222.
    Bourgade Catholic High School
    Bourgade Catholic High School Photo - Bourgade Catholic High School is a place where you fit in. And stand out.
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 439
    Grades: 9-124602 N 31st Ave
    Phoenix, AZ 85017

  • Rank: #2323.
    Trinity Lutheran School
    Trinity Lutheran School Photo
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Students: 430
    Grades: NS-8830 E Plaza Circle
    Litchfield Park, AZ 85340

  • Rank: #2424.
    Our Lady Of Perpetual Help School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 428
    Grades: NS-83801 N Miller Rd
    Scottsdale, AZ 85251

  • Rank: #2525.
    St Thomas Aquinas Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 425
    Grades: PK-813720 W Thomas Rd
    Avondale, AZ 85392

  • Rank: #2626.
    Desert Christian Schools
    Desert Christian Schools Photo - Call (520) 901-5499 for information about Desert Christian Schools.
    Students: 421
    Grades: PK-127525 E Speedway Blvd
    Tucson, AZ 85710

  • Rank: #2727. Students: 419
    Grades: PK-813201 West Thomas Road
    Goodyear, AZ 85338

  • Rank: #2828.
    New Vistas Academy
    New Vistas Academy Photo - New Vistas is an advanced academic preschool and elementary school located in Chandler. NVCE has consistently held the title of Top Ten School by Johns Hopkins University Center for Talented Youth. Our curriculum is unique in Arizona since it enables children to progress at an accelerated rate with any ceiling to learning. Most students function 2-6 years above grade level.
    Students: 410
    Grades: PK-6670 N Arizona Ave Ste 35
    Chandler, AZ 85225

  • Rank: #2929.
    St Theresa Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 406
    Grades: PK-85001 E Thomas Rd
    Phoenix, AZ 85018

  • Rank: #30-3130.-31.
    Our Lady Of Mount Carmel School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 404
    Grades: K-82117 S Rural Rd
    Tempe, AZ 85282

  • Rank: #30-3130.-31.
    Shepherd Of The Desert Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Students: 404
    Grades: NS-89590 E Shea Blvd
    Scottsdale, AZ 85260

  • Rank: #3232.
    Ss Peter & Paul Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 401
    Grades: K-81436 N Campbell Ave
    Tucson, AZ 85719

  • Rank: #3333.
    Valley Christian Schools
    Students: 390
    Grades: K-126900 W Galveston St
    Chandler, AZ 85226

  • Rank: #3434.
    Christ's Greenfield Lutheran School
    Christ's Greenfield Lutheran School Photo - Friends!
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Students: 388
    Grades: NS-8425 N Greenfield Rd
    Gilbert, AZ 85234

  • Rank: #3535.
    Our Mother Of Sorrows School
    Our Mother Of Sorrows School Photo - OMOS State Champs!
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 385
    Grades: PK-81800 South Kolb Road
    Tucson, AZ 85710

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