Top Wisconsin Private Schools
- For the 2019-20 school year, there are 944 top private schools in Wisconsin, serving 132,167 students.
- The average private school tuition is $3,311 for elementary schools and $8,327 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
- The average acceptance rate is 94% (view national acceptance rates).
- Minority enrollment is 28% and the student:teacher ratio is 13:1.
The Prairie School Photo - Learning and growing. It's at the heart of everything we do. This is where your child will learn to create, collaborate, and communicate. Where they will become equipped with the tools to think, reason, write, and question. This is where your child will take ownership of their dreams while chasing down their passions. This is Prairie.
The Wisconsin Center for Gifted Learners Photo - The Wisconsin Center for Gifted Learners is located at 2315 W. Good Hope Road in the Good Hope School building. WCGL provides Saturday, after school and summer academic/social programming and experiences for students that cannot be found in traditional school classrooms.
All Saints Catholic School Photo - The All Saints Catholic School students and staff pose for a picture with their new shirts!
Faith Christian School Photo - Blessed with a wonderful family-focused community and beautiful facility, Faith Christian School is worth your time to schedule a visit.
Top Wisconsin Private Schools by County (2019-20)
- County# Schools# Students% Minority
- 4 Schools171 Students29% Minority
- 9 Schools359 Students4% Minority
- 38 Schools5,069 Students9% Minority
- 3 Schools54 Students- Minority
- 1 Schools23 Students22% Minority
- 8 Schools742 Students2% Minority
- 10 Schools992 Students5% Minority
- 16 Schools613 Students1% Minority
- 12 Schools715 Students12% Minority
- 4 Schools284 Students3% Minority
- 56 Schools7,715 Students19% Minority
- 21 Schools1,856 Students8% Minority
- 4 Schools322 Students5% Minority
- 3 Schools332 Students5% Minority
- 4 Schools277 Students3% Minority
- 14 Schools1,725 Students5% Minority
- 18 Schools2,817 Students14% Minority
- 9 Schools626 Students2% Minority
- 3 Schools173 Students3% Minority
- 7 Schools421 Students4% Minority
- 1 Schools174 Students2% Minority
- 1 Schools15 Students- Minority
- 22 Schools3,075 Students10% Minority
- 3 Schools273 Students1% Minority
- 17 Schools3,350 Students17% Minority
- 8 Schools397 Students3% Minority
- 19 Schools2,128 Students9% Minority
- 2 Schools36 Students6% Minority
- 3 Schools344 Students2% Minority
- 5 Schools594 Students1% Minority
- 18 Schools2,118 Students6% Minority
- 23 Schools1,988 Students9% Minority
- 7 Schools480 Students4% Minority
- 3 Schools107 Students3% Minority
- 199 Schools43,815 Students63% Minority
- 8 Schools685 Students9% Minority
- 3 Schools145 Students2% Minority
- 4 Schools408 Students6% Minority
- 27 Schools4,611 Students4% Minority
- 14 Schools2,414 Students4% Minority
- 1 Schools167 Students- Minority
- 6 Schools467 Students4% Minority
- 4 Schools103 Students3% Minority
- 10 Schools1,208 Students4% Minority
- 2 Schools114 Students11% Minority
- 32 Schools5,615 Students18% Minority
- 3 Schools247 Students10% Minority
- 15 Schools1,670 Students16% Minority
- 4 Schools218 Students13% Minority
- 7 Schools905 Students19% Minority
- 13 Schools1,061 Students5% Minority
- 3 Schools112 Students27% Minority
- 8 Schools746 Students11% Minority
- 19 Schools2,129 Students8% Minority
- 4 Schools270 Students4% Minority
- 6 Schools317 Students8% Minority
- 9 Schools374 Students6% Minority
- 2 Schools92 Students20% Minority
- 14 Schools1,216 Students8% Minority
- 1 Schools103 Students7% Minority
- 23 Schools3,433 Students3% Minority
- 77 Schools13,365 Students13% Minority
- 15 Schools1,016 Students4% Minority
- 1 Schools25 Students- Minority
- 23 Schools3,110 Students5% Minority
- 14 Schools1,563 Students6% Minority
Sometimes a regular school is not the right fit for a child. Perhaps she needs an alternative school.
A parent and I chat about finding the best school for her daughter. While the parent may be fictitious, her questions are quite typical of the kind of questions and concerns parents have when thinking about sending their children to private school.
We look at several ways you can use to search for private schools. Whether you are beginning the search process for a school for your child or just want to find out more about particular schools, we offer some tips and tricks to make searching more efficient.