Private Schools in Houston County, Alabama

There are 11 Private Schools in Houston County, Alabama, serving a population of 104,108 people in an area of 580 square miles. There is 1 Private School per 9,464 people, and 1 Private School per 52 square miles.

In Alabama, Houston County is ranked 12th of 67 counties in Private Schools per capita, and 5th of 67 counties in Private Schools per square mile.

List of Houston County Private Schools

Find Houston County, Alabama private schools, including independent, parochial, religious and non-religious affiliated charter schools, boarding schools, Christian schools, preparatory prep schools, accredited private k-12, middle schools, and high schools.


Ashford Academy 1100 North Broadway Street Ashford, AL

Brenda Preparatory School & Nt 1792 Headland Avenue Dothan, AL

Emmanuel Christian School 178 Earline Road Dothan, AL

First United Methodist Church Daycare/Preschool 1380 West Main Street Dothan, AL

Houston Academy 901 Buena Vista Drive Dothan, AL

Northside Methodist Academy 2600 Redmond Road Dothan, AL

Northview Christian Academy 233 Bic Road Dothan, AL

Providence Christian School 4847 Murphy Mill Road Dothan, AL

Ridgecrest Baptist Church Child Development Center 1231 Fortner Street Dothan, AL

St Columba Catholic School 2734 West Main Street Dothan, AL

Westgate Christian School 617 Westgate Parkway Dothan, AL

About Houston County Private Schools

Houston County Private Schools are schools that provide all or some portion of Kindergarten through 12th grade education, but they do not operate as part of a public school district in Houston County, AL. Private Schools are largely funded through tuition and student fees, though they may also be supported by grants and private contributions. Some Private Schools may receive a small amount of public funding, such as Alabama Department of Education grants for school building renovations. Private Schools have selective admissions and can choose who may enroll as a student. Public Schools, in contrast, are subject to compulsory education laws that requires Alabama State to provide education to all children.

You may contact Private Schools for questions about:
  • Houston County Private School enrollment and applications
  • School tuition, financial aid, and scholarship opportunities
  • Houston County private school curriculum
  • College admission rates
  • Houston County private school test scores

Houston County Private School Statistics

Find Houston County Private School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Houston County Private School Enrollment
 Houston CountyAlabama
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment46828,046
Kindergarten Enrollment142 (10.9%)8,135 (13.3%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)685 (12.2%)25,125 (10.3%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)679 (11.6%)27,548 (10.9%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)813 (14.4%)27,975 (10.9%)
Houston County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Houston CountyAlabama
Less than 9th Grade Education3,070 (4.3%)154,405 (4.7%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)7,385 (10.4%)326,654 (10.0%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)22,694 (31.9%)1,012,551 (30.9%)