Largest California Private Schools

All Schools
(3631)
All Schools
(3631)
 
High Schools
(1045)
High Schools
(1045)
 
Elementary Schools
(3135)
Elementary Schools
(3135)
 
Preschools
(2035)
Preschools
(2035)
 
  • The average private school in California has approximately 177 students (2019-20).
  • The private schools with the largest student enrollments are listed below (where sufficient data available).
  • The largest private school in California is National University Virtual High School with 3,273 students.

Largest California Private Schools (2019-20)

  • School # Students Grades Location
  • Rank: #11. Students: 3,273
    Grades: 6-12660 Bay Blvd., Suite 110B
    Chula Vista, CA 91910
    (866)366-8847

  • Rank: #22.
    Valley Christian High School
    Valley Christian High School Photo - Valley Christian High School and Junior High are on 55 acres on the state-of-the-art Skyway Campus in San Jose.
    (Christian)
    Students: 2,799
    Grades: K-12100 Skyway Drive
    San Jose, CA 95111
    (408)513-2400

  • Rank: #3-43.-4.
    Valley Christian Elementary School
    Valley Christian Elementary School Photo - Kindergarten Graduation
    (Christian)
    Students: 2,735
    Grades: K-51450 Leigh Ave
    San Jose, CA 95125
    (408)559-4400

  • Rank: #3-43.-4.
    Valley Christian Junior High School
    Valley Christian Junior High School Photo - Valley Christian Junior High and Valley Christian High School share the beautiful, state-of-the-art 55-acre Skyway Campus. This allows our junior high students to enjoy the finest facilities in classrooms, technology, athletics, and the performing arts.
    (Christian)
    Students: 2,735
    Grades: 6-8100 Skyway Dr
    San Jose, CA 95111
    (408)513-2460

  • Rank: #55.
    Mater Dei High School
    Mater Dei High School Photo - Mater Dei High School: A Tradition of Excellence in Catholic Education Since 1950. Entrance Exam: Saturday, 2/11 at 7:45am. Register online at materdei.org/entranceexam. Application Available NOW at materdei.org/admissions.
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 2,075
    Grades: 9-121202 W Edinger Ave
    Santa Ana, CA 92707
    (714)754-7711

  • Rank: #66. Students: 2,030
    Grades: PK-12500 Saratoga Ave
    San Jose, CA 95129
    (408)249-2510

  • Rank: #77.
    Chaminade College Preparetory
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 1,984
    Grades: 6-1219800 Devonshire St
    Chatsworth, CA 91311
    (818)363-8127

  • Rank: #88.
    Maranatha Christian Academy
    (Christian)
    Students: 1,935
    Grades: NS-123800 S Fairview Road
    Santa Ana, CA 92704
    (714)556-0965

  • Rank: #99.
    St Francis High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 1,755
    Grades: 9-121885 Miramonte Ave
    Mountain View, CA 94040
    (650)968-1213

  • Rank: #1010.
    Santa Margarita Catholic High School
    Santa Margarita Catholic High School Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 1,701
    Grades: 9-1222062 Antonio Pkwy
    Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
    (949)766-6000

  • Rank: #1111.
    Bellarmine College Prep School
    Bellarmine College Prep School Photo
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 1,651
    Grades: 9-12960 W Hedding St
    San Jose, CA 95126
    (408)294-9224

  • Rank: #1212.
    Cathedral Catholic High School
    Cathedral Catholic High School Photo - Cathedral Catholic High School sits on 54 acres, and is located in the Carmel Valley community of San Diego, CA.
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 1,628
    Grades: 9-125555 Del Mar Heights Rd
    San Diego, CA 92130
    (858)523-4000

  • Rank: #1313. Students: 1,593
    Grades: 7-123700 Coldwater Canyon Avenue
    Studio City, CA 91604
    (818)980-6692

  • Rank: #1414. Students: 1,530
    Grades: PK-123800 S Fairview St
    Santa Ana, CA 92704
    (714)662-7485

  • Rank: #15-1615.-16.
    St Ignatius College Preparatory
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 1,478
    Grades: 9-122001 37th Avenue
    San Francisco, CA 94116
    (415)731-7500

  • Rank: #15-1615.-16.
    University Of Schoolan Diego High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 1,478
    Grades: 9-125961 Linda Vista Rd
    San Diego, CA 92110
    (619)298-8277

  • Rank: #1717.
    Bishop Amat High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 1,404
    Grades: 9-1214301 Fairgrove Ave
    La Puente, CA 91746
    (626)962-2495

  • Rank: #1818.
    Bishop Alemany High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 1,347
    Grades: 9-1211111 Alemany Dr
    Mission Hills, CA 91345
    (818)837-5222

  • Rank: #1919.
    Orange Lutheran High School
    Orange Lutheran High School Photo - Orange Lutheran High School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Students: 1,330
    Grades: 9-122222 North Santiago Blvd
    Orange, CA 92867
    (714)998-5151

  • Rank: #2020.
    Oaks Christian School
    Oaks Christian School Photo
    (Christian)
    Students: 1,320
    Grades: 5-1231749 La Tienda Rd
    Thousand Oaks, CA 91362
    (818)824-9492

  • Rank: #2121.
    Valley Christian Schools
    (Calvinist)
    Students: 1,316
    Grades: PK-1210818 Artesia Blvd
    Cerritos, CA 90703
    (562)860-0556

  • Rank: #2222.
    Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory
    Sacred Heart Cathedral Preparatory Photo - State-of-the-art physics classrooms.
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 1,297
    Grades: 9-121055 Ellis St
    San Francisco, CA 94109
    (415)775-6626

  • Rank: #2323.
    Chaminade College Preparatory High School
    Chaminade College Preparatory High School Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 1,275
    Grades: 9-127500 Chaminade Avenue
    Canoga Park, CA 91304
    (818)347-8300

  • Rank: #2424.
    Bishop O Dowd High School
    Bishop O Dowd High School Photo - Our rigorous Academics prepare students for the challenges they will face at our country's best schools.
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 1,248
    Grades: 9-129500 Stearns Avenue
    Oakland, CA 94605
    (510)577-9100

  • Rank: #2525.
    Loyola High School
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 1,242
    Grades: 9-121901 Venice Blvd
    Los Angeles, CA 90006
    (213)381-5121

  • Rank: #2626.
    St. Margaret's Episcopal School
    (Episcopal)
    Students: 1,241
    Grades: PK-1231641 La Novia
    San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
    (949)661-0108

  • Rank: #2727.
    Faith Baptist Schools
    (Baptist)
    Students: 1,240
    Grades: PK-127644 Farralone Ave
    Canoga Park, CA 91304
    (818)340-6131

  • Rank: #2828.
    Notre Dame High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 1,229
    Grades: 9-1213645 Riverside Dr
    Sherman Oaks, CA 91423
    (818)933-3600

  • Rank: #2929.
    Loma Linda Academy
    Loma Linda Academy Photo
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Students: 1,228
    Grades: NS-1210656 Anderson Street
    Loma Linda, CA 92354
    (909)796-0161

  • Rank: #3030. Students: 1,227
    Grades: PK-126501 Linda Vista Rd
    San Diego, CA 92111
    (858)596-7900

  • Rank: #3131.
    Viewpoint School
    Students: 1,210
    Grades: K-1223620 Mulholland Hwy
    Calabasas, CA 91302
    (818)591-6500

  • Rank: #3232. Students: 1,185
    Grades: K-121714 21st St
    Santa Monica, CA 90404
    (310)829-7391

  • Rank: #3333.
    Christian Brothers High School
    Christian Brothers High School Photo
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 1,166
    Grades: 9-124315 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
    Sacramento, CA 95820
    (916)733-3600

  • Rank: #3434.
    Ontario Christian Schools
    Ontario Christian Schools Photo
    (Presbyterian)
    Students: 1,153
    Grades: K-12931 W Philadelphia St
    Ontario, CA 91762
    (909)984-1756

  • Rank: #3535.
    Brentwood School
    Students: 1,145
    Grades: K-12100 South Barrington Place
    Los Angeles, CA 90049
    (310)889-2657

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