California Private Schools By Tuition Cost

All Schools
(880)
All Schools
(880)
 
High Schools
(336)
High Schools
(336)
 
Elementary Schools
(720)
Elementary Schools
(720)
 
Preschools
(432)
Preschools
(432)
 
  • The average private school tuition in California is approximately $14,703 per year (2020-21).
  • The private elementary school average is $11,526 per year and the private high school average is $20,037 per year.
  • The private school with the lowest tuition is The Learning Experience Early Education Center, with a tuition of $1,011.
  • The private school with the highest tuition in California is Midland School, with a tuition of $66,900.

California Private Schools By Tuition Cost (2020-21)

  • School Tuition Cost Grades Location
  • Rank: #11.
    The Learning Experience Early Education Center
    The Learning Experience Early Education Center Photo
    Daycare / Preschool
    Tuition: $1,011
    Grades: NS-K23421 Madero
    Mission Viejo, CA 92691
    (949) 770-9901

  • Rank: #22.
    Millbrae Montessori School
    Montessori School
    Tuition: $1,135
    Grades: NS-PK797B Santa Margarita Ave
    Millbrae, CA 94030
    (650) 588-2229

  • Rank: #3-53.-5.
    Childs World School - Encino
    Daycare / Preschool
    Tuition: $1,200
    Grades: NS-K6100 Lindley Ave
    Encino, CA 91316
    (818) 343-8122

  • Rank: #3-53.-5.
    Newport Montessori School
    Montessori School
    Tuition: $1,200
    Grades: NS-120221 SW Cypress Street
    Newport Beach, CA 92660
    (949) 756-8855

  • Rank: #3-53.-5.
    SAGE Academy
    SAGE Academy Photo - Holiday Performance 2018
    Tuition: $1,200
    Grades: PK-121 W Campbell Ave (J70)
    Campbell, CA 95008
    (408) 898-8627

  • Rank: #6-76.-7.
    Creative Mind Preschool
    Creative Mind Preschool Photo
    Daycare / Preschool
    Tuition: $1,300
    Grades: PK-K5262 Fountain Ave
    Los Angeles, CA 90029
    (323) 660-7529

  • Rank: #6-76.-7.
    Temecula Play & Learn School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Tuition: $1,300
    Grades: NS-PK42690 Margarita Rd
    Temecula, CA 92589
    (951) 693-0381

  • Rank: #88.
    Montessori House Of Children
    Montessori House Of Children Photo
    Montessori School
    Tuition: $1,330
    Grades: NS-PK1187 Franklin St
    San Francisco, CA 94109
    (415) 441-7691

  • Rank: #99.
    Rising Star Montessori
    Rising Star Montessori Photo - small yard
    Montessori School
    Tuition: $1,398
    Grades: PK-K1421 High Street
    Alameda, CA 94501
    (510) 865-4536

  • Rank: #10-1110.- 11.
    My Own Montessori
    Daycare / Preschool
    Tuition: $1,500
    Grades: PK-K5723 Oak Grove Avenue
    Oakland, CA 94618
    (510) 652-5979

  • Rank: #10-1110.- 11.
    West Hollywood Children's Academy
    West Hollywood Children's Academy Photo
    Daycare / Preschool
    Tuition: $1,500
    Grades: NS-K1030 N Vista St
    Los Angeles, CA 90046
    (310) 748-1656

  • Rank: #1212.
    Hacienda School
    Montessori School
    Tuition: $1,545
    Grades: 1-83800 Stoneridge Drive
    Pleasanton, CA 94588
    (925) 485-5750

  • Rank: #1313.
    Fountainhead Montessori School - Dublin
    Montessori School
    Tuition: $1,600
    Grades: NS-66665 Amador Plaza Road
    Dublin, CA 94568
    (925) 820-1343

  • Rank: #14-1514.- 15. Tuition: $1,800
    Grades: NS-1211341 Brainard Ave
    Sylmar, CA 91342
    (818) 583-1070

  • Rank: #14-1514.- 15.
    Mother Goose School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Tuition: $1,800
    Grades: NS-K334 28th Avenue
    San Francisco, CA 94121
    (415) 221-6133

  • Rank: #1616. Tuition: $1,850
    Grades: PK-81400 6th Street
    Alameda, CA 94501
    (510) 521-0595

  • Rank: #1717.
    Emerson School
    Montessori School
    Tuition: $1,945
    Grades: 1-82800 W Bayshore Rd
    Palo Alto, CA 94303
    (650) 424-1267

  • Rank: #1818.
    Roberts School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Tuition: $1,985
    Grades: NS-PK641 Coleman Ave
    Menlo Park, CA 94025
    (650) 322-3535

  • Rank: #1919.
    Mountain Blvd Montessori School
    Mountain Blvd Montessori School Photo - Our classrooms are warm, inviting, and with a full complement of Montessori activities students have a wide range of cognitive activities.
    Montessori School
    Tuition: $1,995
    Grades: K4432 Mountain Blvd
    Oakland, CA 94619
    (510) 482-2850

  • Rank: #2020.
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    Special Program Emphasis
    Tuition: $2,025
    Grades: 5-1010250 Constellation Blvd - 23rd Floor
    Los Angeles, CA 90067
    (310) 499-1492

  • Rank: #2121.
    Shasta Baptist Schools
    (Baptist)
    Tuition: $2,200
    Grades: K-126600 Westside Rd
    Redding, CA 96001
    (530) 246-3494

  • Rank: #2222.
    Westmorland Basic Christian School
    (Christian)
    Tuition: $2,250
    Grades: 7-12799 S Cook St
    Westmorland, CA 92281
    (760) 344-3260

  • Rank: #2323.
    Crescent City Seventh-day Adventist School
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    Tuition: $2,475
    Grades: 1-81770 Northcrest Dr
    Crescent City, CA 95531
    (707) 464-2738

  • Rank: #24-2524.- 25.
    Integrity Christian School
    (Christian)
    Tuition: $2,500
    Grades: PK-124905 East La Palma Avenue
    Anaheim, CA 92807
    (877) 427-4905

  • Rank: #24-2524.- 25.
    Women Helping All People
    (Christian)
    Tuition: $2,500
    Grades: 2-679 Cole Dr Ste 5
    Sausalito, CA 94965
    (415) 332-1703

  • Rank: #26-2726.- 27.
    West Coast Baptist School
    (Baptist)
    Tuition: $2,650
    Grades: K-121985 Peacock Blvd.
    Oceanside, CA 92056
    (760) 726-6163

  • Rank: #26-2726.- 27.
    Zion Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Tuition: $2,650
    Grades: K-810368 Road 256
    Terra Bella, CA 93270
    (559) 535-4346

  • Rank: #2828.
    Immaculate Conception Academy
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Tuition: $2,900
    Grades: 9-123625 24th St
    San Francisco, CA 94110
    (415) 824-2052

  • Rank: #29-3229.- 32.
    Berean Christian School
    (Christian)
    Tuition: $3,000
    Grades: 1-12650 W. Las Palmas Ave.
    Patterson, CA 95363
    (209) 892-5965

  • Rank: #29-3229.- 32.
    Foursquare Christian School
    (Pentecostal)
    Tuition: $3,000
    Grades: PK-2144 Butte St
    Crescent City, CA 95531
    (707) 464-9501

  • Rank: #29-3229.- 32.
    St. Michael Elementary School
    St. Michael Elementary School Photo - St. Michael's is a small school with a family feel where students grow academically, socially, and spiritually.
    (Roman Catholic)
    Tuition: $3,000
    Grades: PK-81027 W 87th Street
    Los Angeles, CA 90044
    (323) 752-6101

  • Rank: #29-3229.- 32.
    School Of Santa Isabel
    (Roman Catholic)
    Tuition: $3,000
    Grades: K-82424 Whittier Blvd
    Los Angeles, CA 90023
    (323) 263-3716

  • Rank: #3333.
    St. Columbkille Catholic School
    St. Columbkille Catholic School Photo - Currently, the school serves 293 students in transitional kindergarten (TK) through eighth grade.
    (Roman Catholic)
    Tuition: $3,075
    Grades: NS-8145 W 64th St
    Los Angeles, CA 90003
    (323) 758-2284

  • Rank: #34-3534.- 35.
    Dinuba Jr Academy
    Dinuba Jr Academy Photo - The lower grade building houses the Pre Kindergarten and Kindergarten combined classroom as well as the grades 1-4 combined classroom.
    (Christian)
    Tuition: $3,100
    Grades: 1-8218 S Crawford Avenue
    Dinuba, CA 93618
    (559) 591-0194

  • Rank: #34-3534.- 35.
    St. Pius X Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Tuition: $3,100
    Grades: PK-810855 S. Pioneer Blvd
    Santa Fe Springs, CA 90670
    (562) 864-4818

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