Top 10 Best Richmond City Private Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 33 private schools serving 4,366 students in Richmond City, VA (there are 57 public schools, serving 21,266 public students). 17% of all K-12 students in Richmond City, VA are educated in private schools (compared to the VA state average of 11%).
The top ranked private schools in Richmond City, VA include Veritas School, St. Andrew's School and St. Benedict Catholic School.
The average tuition cost is $13,320, which is lower than the Virginia private school average tuition cost of $15,131.
48% of private schools in Richmond City, VA are religiously affiliated (most commonly Christian and Episcopal).

Top Ranked Richmond City Private Schools (2024)

School
Location
Grades
Students
Richmond Waldorf School
Richmond Waldorf School Photo - Kindergarten and preschool is meant for the development of healthy social skills, work habits, and a strong sense of self! Through daily artistic activities children nurture their imaginations all while developing a foundation for learning. A balance of work and play is beautifully weaved with song, story, and games to promote a healthy, happy childhood.
Special Program Emphasis
(5)
1301 Robin Hood Road
Richmond, VA 23227
(804) 377-8024
Grades: PK-8
| 211 students
6120 Patterson Avenue
Richmond, VA 23226
(804) 214-6705
Grades: NS-5
| 10 students
The New Community School
The New Community School Photo - Massey Hall at The New Community School
Special Education School
(1)
4211 Hermitage Rd
Richmond, VA 23227
(804) 266-2494
Grades: 5-12
| 229 students
Providence Montessori Christian School
Montessori School (Christian)
1900 Chamberlayne Ave.
Richmond, VA 23222
(804) 643-0434
Grades: PK-1
| 18 students
Sabot School
Sabot School Photo - Learning to take responsible risks is an important life skill, especially when something feels difficult or scary. The children know a teacher is near, lending support and encouragement, confident in their abilities.
(1)
3400 Stony Point Rd
Richmond, VA 23235
(804) 272-1341
Grades: PK-8
| 230 students
St. Andrew's School
St. Andrew's School Photo - The students of St. Andrew's School and our historic, 1901 building in the Oregon Hill section of Richmond, VA.
(Episcopal)
227 S Cherry Street
Richmond, VA 23220
(804) 648-4545
Grades: K-5
| 93 students
St. Benedict Catholic School
St. Benedict Catholic School Photo - St. Benedict Catholic School on the corner of Grove and Belmont, is located in the historic Museum District of Richmond, Virginia.
(Catholic)
3100 Grove Avenue
Richmond, VA 23221
(804) 254-8850
Grades: PK-8
| 238 students
Saint Bridget School
Saint Bridget School Photo
(Catholic)
6011 York Rd
Richmond, VA 23226
(804) 288-1994
Grades: PK-8
| 513 students
St. Michael's Episcopal School
St. Michael's Episcopal School Photo - Welcome to St. Michael's! You'll love our warm and welcoming community! We are small by design. A St M education is undoubtedly powerful, as each student directly benefits from small class sizes with individualized attention and support and significant opportunities for hands-on learning. In our classrooms, teachers are able to truly know each student and instruct to their needs.
(Episcopal)
(13)
10510 Hobby Hill Road
Richmond, VA 23235
(804) 272-3514
Grades: K-8
| 390 students
Veritas School
(Christian)
(7)
3400 Brook Road
Richmond, VA 23227
(804) 272-9517
Grades: PK-12
| 616 students
All Saints Catholic School
(Catholic)
3418 Noble Ave
Richmond, VA 23222
(804) 329-7524
Grades: PK-8
| 164 students
2100 N. 29th St.
Richmond, VA 23223
(804) 822-6610
Grades: K-8
| 186 students
Cedar Fork Road KinderCare
Cedar Fork Road KinderCare Photo - Toddler Classrom
Daycare / Preschool
(1)
75 East Cedar Fork Rd.
Richmond, VA 23223
(804) 328-0130
Grades: NS-PK
| n/a students
Central Montessori School Of Virginia
Montessori School
(4)
323 N 20th St
Richmond, VA 23223
(804) 447-7493
Grades: PK-8
| 138 students
Church Hill Academy
(Christian)
2010 Carlisle Ave.
Henrico, VA 23231
(804) 222-8760
Grades: 9-12
| 45 students
Elijah House Academy
Elijah House Academy Photo - Elijah House Academy is a place where children learn about themselves and others, where they can experience the joy and wonder of learning together.
(Christian)
(2)
6627 Jahnke Road
Richmond, VA 23225
(804) 755-7051
Grades: PK-8
| 186 students
Ephesus Junior Academy
(Seventh Day Adventist)
3700 Midlothian Tpke
Richmond, VA 23224
(804) 233-4582
Grades: 1-8
| 25 students
Faith Life Academy
Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
420 Oronoco Ave
Richmond, VA 23222
(804) 321-1333
Grades: PK-K
| 11 students
Geara Group/educational Developmental Center
Special Education School
3001 Fifth Ave
Richmond, VA 23222
(804) 228-2600
Grades: 1-12
| 38 students
4207 Forest Hill Ave
Richmond, VA 23225
(804) 231-1452
Grades: PK-8
| 144 students
Kindom Village
(Methodist)
5263 Warwick Rd
Richmond, VA 23224
(804) 232-9900
Grades: PK-5
| 26 students
Metropolitan Day School
Alternative School
2824 North Ave
Richmond, VA 23222
(804) 321-2595
Grades: 4-12
| 20 students
Nubian Village Academy
Nubian Village Academy Photo
Special Program Emphasis
PO Box 26321
Richmond, VA 23260
(804) 405-3761
Grades: K-12
| 165 students
Orchard House Middle School
Orchard House Middle School Photo
All-girls
500 N Allen Ave
Richmond, VA 23220
(804) 228-2436
Grades: 5-8
| 81 students
Pocoshock KinderCare
Pocoshock KinderCare Photo - Pocoshock KinderCare
Daycare / Preschool
2621 Pocoshock Blvd.
Richmond, VA 23235
(804) 276-6554
Grades: NS-PK
| n/a students
Precious Blessing Academy
(Pentecostal)
(1)
4823 Bryce Ln
Richmond, VA 23224
(804) 232-7180
Grades: NS-12
| 125 students
Richmond Child Development Cen
Daycare / Preschool
3319 Ellwood Ave
Richmond, VA 23221
(804) 355-5093
Grades: PK-K
| 128 students
400 South Addison Street
Richmond, VA 23220
(804) 545-3108
Grades: PK-5
| 127 students
3809 Patterson Ave
Richmond, VA 23221
(804) 353-1110
Grades: K-8
| 101 students
St. Jamess Childrens Center
Daycare / Preschool (Episcopal)
1205 W Franklin Street
Richmond, VA 23220
(804) 358-9788
Grades: PK-K
| 46 students
Seven Hills School
Seven Hills School Photo - Our industrial campus used to be home to City of Richmond Department of Public Works.
All-boys | Alternative School
(3)
1311 Overbrook Rd
Richmond, VA 23220
(804) 329-6300
Grades: 5-8
| 70 students
Skipwith Road KinderCare
Skipwith Road KinderCare Photo - Building
Daycare / Preschool
3206 Skipwith Rd.
Richmond, VA 23294
(804) 270-0292
Grades: NS-PK
| n/a students
West End Drive KinderCare
West End Drive KinderCare Photo - Our visit from the Henrico Fire Department
Daycare / Preschool
3712 West End Dr.
Richmond, VA 23294
(804) 747-6492
Grades: NS-PK
| n/a students
[+] Show Closed Private Schools in Richmond City, Virginia

Richmond City Private Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
1101 Bainbridge St
Richmond, VA 23224
(804) 612-9146
Grades: NS-12
| 18 students
6255 Old Warwick Road
Richmond, VA 23224
(804) 276-6300
Grades: PK-12
| 308 students
2600 East Grace Street
Richmond, VA 23223
(804) 648-3621
Grades: PK-8
| 85 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked private schools in Richmond City, VA?
The top ranked private schools in Richmond City, VA include Veritas School, St. Andrew's School and St. Benedict Catholic School.
How many private schools are located in Richmond City, VA?
33 private schools are located in Richmond City, VA.
How much do private schools cost in Richmond City, VA?
The average tuition cost is $13,320, which is lower than the Virginia private school average tuition cost of $15,131.
How diverse are private schools in Richmond City, VA?
Richmond City, VA private schools are approximately 38% minority students, which is higher than the Virginia private school average of 31%.
What percentage of students in Richmond City, VA go to private school?
17% of all K-12 students in Richmond City, VA are educated in private schools (compared to the VA state average of 11%).
What percentage of private schools are religiously affiliated in Richmond City, VA?
48% of private schools in Richmond City, VA are religiously affiliated (most commonly Christian and Episcopal).

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