Best Texas Private Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 1,870 private schools serving 310,444 students in Texas.
The average private school tuition is $9,609 for elementary schools and $11,045 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
The best top ranked private schools in Texas include Fort Bend Christian Academy, Westbury Christian School and Lake Country 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 Roman Catholic).

Top Ranked Texas Private Schools by County (2021-22)

County
# Schools
# Students
% Minority
2
178
44%
14
1,662
42%
120
23,815
58%
20
3,030
43%
11
1,441
20%
22
3,390
81%
105
15,235
35%
11
1,832
20%
197
40,975
43%
66
11,054
21%
57
7,828
78%
10
1,669
15%
389
72,431
43%
14
2,172
31%
25
3,817
84%
11
1,019
31%
13
3,238
21%
10
2,132
15%
11
3,398
26%
27
3,736
61%
21
4,881
15%
2
236
100%
144
25,309
29%
113
18,126
28%
10
2,136
33%
10
1,998
96%

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