Largest Iowa Private High Schools

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The average private high school in Iowa has approximately 273 students (2021).
The largest private high school in Iowa is Dowling Catholic High School with 1,428 students.
The private high schools with the largest student enrollments are listed below (where sufficient data available).

Largest Iowa Private High Schools (2021)

  • School # Students Grades Location
  • Rank: #11.
    Dowling Catholic High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 1,428
    Grades: 9-121400 Buffalo Rd
    West Des Moines, IA 50265
    (515) 225-3000

  • Rank: #22.
    Kuemper Catholic School System
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 1,162
    Grades: PK-12116 S East Street
    Carroll, IA 51401
    (712) 792-3313

  • Rank: #33.
    Des Moines Christian School
    Des Moines Christian School Photo
    (Christian)
    Students: 1,017
    Grades: PK-1213007 Douglas Pkwy
    Urbandale, IA 50323
    (515) 334-2240

  • Rank: #44.
    Regina Catholic Education Center
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 934
    Grades: PK-122150 Rochester Ave
    Iowa City, IA 52245
    (319) 338-5436

  • Rank: #55.
    Cedar Valley Catholic Schools
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 861
    Grades: PK-123231 W 9th St
    Waterloo, IA 50702
    (319) 232-1422

  • Rank: #66.
    Saint Albert Catholic Schools
    Saint Albert Catholic Schools Photo - With the addition of the state-of-the-art childcare center and elementary school, Saint Albert's elite learning, faith-filled environment is unmatched in Southwest Iowa.
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 754
    Grades: NS-12400 Gleason Ave
    Council Bluffs, IA 51503
    (712) 328-2316

  • Rank: #77.
    Xavier High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 688
    Grades: 9-126300 42nd Street Ne
    Cedar Rapids, IA 52411
    (319) 294-6635

  • Rank: #88.
    St. Edmond Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 648
    Grades: PK-122321 6th Avenue North
    Fort Dodge, IA 50501
    (515) 576-5182

  • Rank: #99.
    Newman Catholic School
    Newman Catholic School Photo
    Special Program Emphasis (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 585
    Grades: K-122445 19th St Sw
    Mason City, IA 50401
    (641) 423-6939

  • Rank: #1010.
    Bishop Heelan Catholic High School
    Bishop Heelan Catholic High School Photo - Our students take great PRIDE in all of the school activities
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 541
    Grades: 9-121021 Douglas St
    Sioux City, IA 51105
    (712) 252-0573

  • Rank: #1111.
    Wahlert Catholic High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 521
    Grades: 9-122005 Kane St
    Dubuque, IA 52001
    (563) 583-9771

  • Rank: #1212.
    Bishop Heelan Catholic Schools
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 498
    Grades: 9-121021 Douglas St
    Sioux City, IA 51105
    (712) 252-0573

  • Rank: #1313.
    Bishop Garrigan High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 473
    Grades: PK-121224 N Mccoy St
    Algona, IA 50511
    (515) 295-3521

  • Rank: #1414.
    Gehlen Catholic Schools
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 464
    Grades: PK-12709 Plymouth St Ne
    Le Mars, IA 51031
    (712) 546-4181

  • Rank: #1515.
    Beckman Catholic Jr-sr High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 444
    Grades: 7-121325 9th St Se
    Dyersville, IA 52040
    (563) 875-7188

  • Rank: #1616.
    Assumption High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 437
    Grades: 8-121020 W Central Park Ave
    Davenport, IA 52804
    (563) 326-5313

  • Rank: #1717.
    Burlington Notre Dame
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 403
    Grades: K-12700 S Roosevelt Ave
    Burlington, IA 52601
    (319) 754-8431

  • Rank: #1818.
    Ankeny Christian Academy
    Ankeny Christian Academy Photo
    (Christian)
    Students: 368
    Grades: PK-121604 West 1st St
    Ankeny, IA 50023
    (515) 965-8114

  • Rank: #1919.
    St. Joseph's School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 317
    Grades: PK-12403 Park Street
    Bellevue, IA 52031
    (563) 872-3284

  • Rank: #2020.
    Holy Trinity Catholic Schools
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 316
    Grades: PK-122600 Avenue A
    Fort Madison, IA 52627
    (319) 372-2486

  • Rank: #2121.
    St. Mary's School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 310
    Grades: PK-12312 Seneca St
    Storm Lake, IA 50588
    (502) 452-1712

  • Rank: #2222.
    Marquette Catholic Schools Pk-12
    Marquette Catholic Schools Pk-12 Photo - State Track Sprinters
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 298
    Grades: PK-12502 Franklin St
    Bellevue, IA 52031
    (563) 872-3356

  • Rank: #2323.
    Bosco Catholic School System
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 293
    Grades: PK-12405 16th Avenue Ne
    Gilbertville, IA 50634
    (319) 296-1692

  • Rank: #2424.
    St. Marys School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 264
    Grades: PK-12312 Seneca Street
    Storm Lake, IA 50588
    (712) 732-4166

  • Rank: #2525.
    Unity Christian High School
    (Christian)
    Students: 263
    Grades: 9-12216 Michigan Ave Sw
    Orange City, IA 51041
    (712) 737-4114

  • Rank: #2626.
    Woodward Academy
    All-boys | Alternative School
    Students: 261
    Grades: 6-121251 334th St
    Woodward, IA 50276
    (515) 438-3481

  • Rank: #2727.
    Isaac Newton Christian Academy
    Isaac Newton Christian Academy Photo
    (Christian)
    Students: 259
    Grades: PK-121635 Linmar Drive NE
    Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
    (319) 362-9512

  • Rank: #2828.
    Western Christian High School
    (Calvinist)
    Students: 255
    Grades: 9-12925 5th St
    Hull, IA 51239
    (712) 439-1013

  • Rank: #2929.
    Prince Of Peace Catholic School
    Prince Of Peace Catholic School Photo - The beginning of life-long learning starts here!
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 254
    Grades: PK-12312 So 4th St
    Clinton, IA 52732
    (563) 242-1663

  • Rank: #3030.
    Pella Christian High School
    Pella Christian High School Photo - Pella Christian High School Campus Front Entrance
    (Christian)
    Students: 245
    Grades: 9-12300 Eagle Ln
    Pella, IA 50219
    (641) 628-4440

  • Rank: #3131.
    Heartland Christian School
    (Christian)
    Students: 229
    Grades: PK-12400 Wright Rd
    Council Bluffs, IA 51501
    (712) 322-5817

  • Rank: #3232.
    Morning Star Academy
    Morning Star Academy Photo - Upper school students on their annual field trip to Chicago.
    (Christian)
    Students: 224
    Grades: NS-121426 Tanglefoot Ln
    Bettendorf, IA 52722
    (563) 359-5700

  • Rank: #3333.
    St. Catherine-st Marys Grade School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Students: 215
    Grades: K-12321 Fulton St
    Remsen, IA 51050
    (712) 786-1160

  • Rank: #3434.
    Siouxland Christian School
    (Christian)
    Students: 213
    Grades: NS-126000 Gordon Drive
    Sioux City, IA 51106
    (712) 276-4732

  • Rank: #3535.
    Rivermont Collegiate
    Rivermont Collegiate Photo - Discovery
    Students: 205
    Grades: NS-121821 Sunset Dr
    Bettendorf, IA 52722
    (563) 359-1366

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