Top 10 Best Tacoma Private Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 31 private schools serving 5,861 students in Tacoma, WA (there are 110 public schools, serving 49,348 public students). 11% of all K-12 students in Tacoma, WA are educated in private schools (compared to the WA state average of 9%).
The best top ranked private schools in Tacoma, WA include Saint Patrick Catholic School, Bellarmine Preparatory School and Parkland Lutheran Church & School.
The average tuition cost is $9,369, which is lower than the Washington private school average tuition cost of $13,258.
68% of private schools in Tacoma, WA are religiously affiliated (most commonly Catholic and Baptist).

Top Ranked Tacoma Private Schools (2024)

School
Location
Grades
Students
All Saints School
(Catholic)
2323 54th Ave E
Tacoma, WA 98424
(253) 845-5025
Grades: PK-8
| 334 students
Annie Wright Schools
Annie Wright Schools Photo - Founded in 1884, Annie Wright Schools are nestled in the beautiful North End neighborhood of Tacoma, Washington. Our historic campus includes an indoor pool, two gyms, science and technology labs, art and music studios, theater, outdoor gardens, play areas, athletic fields and open spaces.
(Episcopal)
(2)
827 N Tacoma Ave
Tacoma, WA 98403
(253) 272-2216
Grades: NS-12
| 697 students
Bellarmine Preparatory School
(Catholic)
(2)
2300 S Washington St
Tacoma, WA 98405
(253) 752-7701
Grades: 9-12
| 847 students
3425 176th Street E
Tacoma, WA 98446
(253) 841-1776
Grades: PK-6
| 252 students
Concordia Christian Academy
Concordia Christian Academy Photo - Welcome to Concordia Christian Academy! We invite you to discover the opportunities that are part of the Concordia experience. Our school deeply values the unique gifts that God gives each of us, and we ensure that our students discover and develop their giftedness by offering a full range of customized academics, sports and fine arts programs, and service activities.
(Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
(4)
202 E 56th Street
Tacoma, WA 98404
(253) 475-9513
Grades: K-12
| 217 students
Faith Lutheran School
Faith Lutheran School Photo
(Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
(1)
113 S 96th Street
Tacoma, WA 98444
(253) 537-2696
Grades: PK-8
| 147 students
Hrrs Juan Diego Academy
Hrrs Juan Diego Academy Photo - Food Bank Drive! Helping our community!
Special Program Emphasis (Catholic)
(1)
504 S 30th St
Tacoma, WA 98402
(253) 272-7012
Grades: PK-8
| 181 students
Life Christian Academy
Life Christian Academy Photo
(Assembly of God)
(1)
1717 S Union Ave
Tacoma, WA 98405
(253) 756-5317
Grades: NS-12
| 740 students
Parkland Lutheran Church & School
Parkland Lutheran Church & School Photo
(Other Lutheran)
120 123rd Street South
Tacoma, WA 98444
(253) 537-1901
Grades: PK-8
| 90 students
St. Charles Borromeo Catholic School
(Catholic)
(2)
7112 S 12th St
Tacoma, WA 98465
(253) 564-5185
Grades: NS-8
| 457 students
St. John XXIII STEM Academy
St. John XXIII STEM Academy Photo - Visitation Catholic STEM Academy building with Church of the Visitation Parish next door.
(Catholic)
(1)
3306 S 58th St
Tacoma, WA 98409
(253) 474-6424
Grades: NS-8
| 123 students
Saint Patrick Catholic School
Saint Patrick Catholic School Photo
(Catholic)
(7)
1112 North G Street
Tacoma, WA 98403
(253) 274-4101
Grades: NS-8
| 372 students
Sound Christian Academy
Sound Christian Academy Photo
(Baptist)
2310 South 66th Street
Tacoma, WA 98409
(253) 475-7226
Grades: PK-12
| 296 students
Tacoma Christian Academy
(Pentecostal)
2014 S 15th St
Tacoma, WA 98405
(253) 359-0608
Grades: PK-10
| 343 students
Arcadia Learning Center
Montessori School
6312 N 38th St
Tacoma, WA 98407
(253) 752-6463
Grades: PK-K
| 46 students
Community Montessori
Community Montessori Photo - Community Montessori mural, painted by a student's grandmother
Montessori School
1407 S I St
Tacoma, WA 98405
(253) 627-7554
Grades: NS-7
| 26 students
The Cor Deo School
The Cor Deo School Photo - Our grammar school is located at First Presbyterian Church Tacoma.
Alternative School (Presbyterian)
(4)
20 Tacoma Avenue S
Tacoma, WA 98402
(253) 240-0287
Grades: K-8
| 114 students
Covenant High School
Covenant High School Photo
(7)
620 South Shirley Street
Tacoma, WA 98465
(253) 759-9570
Grades: 9-12
| students
Evergreen Lutheran High School
Evergreen Lutheran High School Photo - Evergreen Lutheran HS is located on 33 acres on the corner of 72nd and Waller Rd E in Tacoma, WA.
(Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
7306 Waller Rd E
Tacoma, WA 98443
(253) 946-4488
Grades: 9-12
| 97 students
Faith Baptist Christian Academy
(Baptist)
5714 29th St Ne
Tacoma, WA 98422
(253) 927-7673
Grades: K-12
| 35 students
Frederickson KinderCare
Daycare / Preschool
17419 Canyon Parkway East
Tacoma, WA 98446
(833) 905-3276
Grades: NS-PK
| students
Imagination School
Montessori School
14824 C Street South
Tacoma, WA 98444
(253) 535-2522
Grades: PK-6
| 11 students
Montessori in Motion
Montessori in Motion Photo - Primary child at work.
Montessori School
7323 27th St W, University Place, WA 98466
Tacoma, WA 98466
(253) 565-3080
Grades: NS-K
| 115 students
North Tacoma KinderCare
North Tacoma KinderCare Photo - We welcome you and your family to our center.
Daycare / Preschool
635 South Mildred Street
Tacoma, WA 98465
(253) 565-1671
Grades: NS-PK
| 23 students
Nw School Of Innovative Learning
Special Education School
1321 Martin Luther King Jr Way
Tacoma, WA 98405
(253) 272-8111
Grades: 4-11
| 15 students
Our Savior Lutheran Pre-school
Daycare / Preschool (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
4519 112th St East
Tacoma, WA 98446
(253) 531-2112
Grades: PK-K
| 42 students
Puget Sound Christian School
Puget Sound Christian School Photo
Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
1740 S 84th St
Tacoma, WA 98444
(253) 537-6870
Grades: NS-PK
| 11 students
St. Mary's Academy
(Catholic)
757 138th St S
Tacoma, WA 98444
(253) 537-6281
Grades: K-11
| 47 students
Seabury School
Seabury School Photo - Imagine loving middle school!
Special Program Emphasis
(4)
1801 53rd St NE
Tacoma, WA 98422
(253) 952-3111
Grades: PK-8
| 97 students
Trinity Lutheran Preschool & Childcare
Daycare / Preschool (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
12115 Park Ave S
Tacoma, WA 98444
(253) 535-2699
Grades: NS-K
| 86 students
University Place KinderCare
Daycare / Preschool
5424 Orchard St. West
Tacoma, WA 98467
(253) 474-5295
Grades: NS-PK
| students
[+] Show Closed Private Schools in Tacoma, Washington

Tacoma, Washington Private Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
Tacoma Adventist (Closed 2000)
(Seventh Day Adventist)
1125 S 34th St, Box 8190
Tacoma, WA 98418
(253) 472-3204
Grades: K-8
| 44 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked private schools in Tacoma, WA?
The top ranked private schools in Tacoma, WA include Saint Patrick Catholic School, Bellarmine Preparatory School and Parkland Lutheran Church & School.
How many private schools are located in Tacoma, WA?
31 private schools are located in Tacoma, WA.
How much do private schools cost in Tacoma, WA?
The average tuition cost is $9,369, which is lower than the Washington private school average tuition cost of $13,258.
How diverse are private schools in Tacoma, WA?
Tacoma, WA private schools are approximately 39% minority students, which is higher than the Washington private school average of 32%.
What percentage of students in Tacoma, WA go to private school?
11% of all K-12 students in Tacoma, WA are educated in private schools (compared to the WA state average of 9%).
What percentage of private schools are religiously affiliated in Tacoma, WA?
68% of private schools in Tacoma, WA are religiously affiliated (most commonly Catholic and Baptist).

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