Top Vermont Private Schools
- For the 2020-21 school year, there are 136 top private schools in Vermont, serving 11,586 students.
- The average private school tuition is $10,141 for elementary schools and $31,154 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
- The average acceptance rate is 81% (view national acceptance rates).
- Minority enrollment is 9% and the student:teacher ratio is 7:1.
St. Johnsbury Academy Photo - The Mayo Center is home to the Grace Stuart Orcutt Library, the Colwell Center for Global Understanding and the Student Lounge.
The Schoolhouse Photo - Schoolhouse engages students with integrated studies, year-long projects, and community involvement.
Thaddeus Stevens School Photo - Grades three and four test velocity using the snow, the hill, and their sleds.
Rock Point School Photo - Our campus is located on Lake Champlain, giving us lots of opportunities to enjoy the water.
Maple Street School Photo - We are committed to excellence: in language arts, in mathematics; physical, life and environmental sciences; geography and history; the arts, music, drama, foreign language, computer literacy, and physical education. We believe an enriched curriculum promotes a full awareness of the world, and respect for cultural differences. We are committed to developing environmental awareness and an appreciation of the natural world in order that our students become informed, responsible stewards of the land. The visual and performing arts are vital for we believe that creativity in art, music, movement, and drama enhances the child’s capacity to attain and synthesize all knowledge and concepts. The physical education program promotes skill growth, a sense of teamwork, fair play, and a lifelong healthy body awareness.
Top Vermont Private Schools by County (2020-21)
- County# Schools# Students% Minority
- 8 Schools288 Students5% Minority
- 14 Schools1,644 Students4% Minority
- 11 Schools1,708 Students13% Minority
- 32 Schools2,935 Students8% Minority
- 1 Schools38 Students- Minority
- 2 Schools85 Students6% Minority
- 7 Schools323 Students4% Minority
- 8 Schools533 Students5% Minority
- 3 Schools170 Students6% Minority
- 11 Schools584 Students8% Minority
- 14 Schools827 Students9% Minority
- 19 Schools1,943 Students10% Minority
- 6 Schools508 Students7% Minority
As the COVID-19 virus spreads throughout the United States, we look at steps schools and parents can take to protect themselves from this highly contagious virus.
Our children's education is a critical concern. That's why we elected to send our kids to private school in the first place. However, this COVID-19 virus is controlling everything. And it will continue to do so indefinitely until we have vaccines to protect us. With that in mind, here are five things you need to do when you are a parent with children in private school during this horrific pandemic.
Now that school has safely reopened, what can we parents do to support and encourage the schools we care about so much?