Best Virginia Private Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 979 private schools serving 142,585 students in Virginia.
The average private school tuition is $12,769 for elementary schools and $16,680 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
The best top ranked private schools in Virginia include Westminster School, Virginia Academy and Providence Christian Academy.
The average acceptance rate is 84% (view national acceptance rates). Minority enrollment is 29% and the student:teacher ratio is 11:1.
48% of schools are religiously affiliated (most commonly Christian and Baptist).

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

County
# Schools
# Students
% Minority
20
5,000
25%
38
4,496
29%
191
30,172
36%
9
1,390
23%
13
2,085
13%
16
1,742
57%
46
8,278
27%
62
9,491
32%
12
8,184
24%
11
1,335
37%
31
5,377
31%
12
1,609
30%
30
3,652
42%
4
317
25%
12
1,394
21%
3
1,099
21%

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