Best Texas Private Schools (2022-23)

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 1,813 private schools serving 307,635 students in Texas (there are 9,059 public schools, serving 5,372,947 students). 5% of all K-12 students in Texas are educated in private schools compared to the national average of 10%.
The average private school tuition is $10,056 for elementary schools and $11,598 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
The best top ranked private schools in Texas include The Clariden School, Sharp Academy and Brentwood Christian School.
The average acceptance rate is 85% (view national acceptance rates). Minority enrollment is 40% and the student:teacher ratio is 11:1.
60% of schools are religiously affiliated (most commonly Christian and Catholic).

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

County
# Schools
# Students
% Minority
2
178
44%
13
1,626
41%
117
23,643
57%
19
2,902
44%
11
1,441
20%
21
3,331
81%
103
15,243
35%
11
2,383
20%
190
40,749
43%
67
11,187
22%
53
7,417
77%
10
1,692
15%
376
71,650
43%
14
2,258
31%
23
3,638
85%
11
1,125
35%
12
3,201
20%
11
3,440
26%
27
3,736
61%
19
4,574
14%
2
236
100%
137
23,686
30%
107
17,725
26%
10
2,204
34%
10
1,998
96%

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