Best Wisconsin Private Schools (2022-23)

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 885 private schools serving 133,597 students in Wisconsin (there are 2,260 public schools, serving 830,799 students). 14% of all K-12 students in Wisconsin are educated in private schools compared to the national average of 10%.
The average private school tuition is $3,964 for elementary schools and $8,249 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
The best top ranked private schools in Wisconsin include St. Mary Parish School, Wayland Academy and Brookfield Academy.
The average acceptance rate is 95% (view national acceptance rates). Minority enrollment is 31% and the student:teacher ratio is 13:1.
82% of schools are religiously affiliated (most commonly Catholic and Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod).

Top Ranked Wisconsin Private Schools by County (2022-23)

County
# Schools
# Students
% Minority
41
7,557
15%
60
7,974
25%
18
1,713
12%
16
3,198
20%
191
42,655
67%
29
6,045
29%
14
1,644
18%
4
166
100%
9
1,008
6%
13
1,113
11%
79
12,511
14%
11
1,014
11%
15
1,579
7%

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