Private Schools in Decatur, Alabama

There are 3 Private Schools in Decatur, Alabama, serving a population of 54,844 people in an area of 55 square miles. There is 1 Private School per 18,281 people, and 1 Private School per 18 square miles.

In Alabama, Decatur is ranked 118th of 776 cities in Private Schools per capita, and 108th of 776 cities in Private Schools per square mile.

List of Decatur Private Schools

Find Decatur, 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.


Cornerstone Christian School 3211 Spring Avenue Southwest Decatur, AL

Decatur Heritage Christian Academy 3802 Spring Avenue Southwest Decatur, AL

Saint Ann Catholic School 3910 Spring Avenue Southwest Decatur, AL

About Decatur Private Schools

Decatur 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 Decatur, 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:
  • Decatur Private School enrollment and applications
  • School tuition, financial aid, and scholarship opportunities
  • Decatur private school curriculum
  • College admission rates
  • Decatur private school test scores

Decatur Private School Statistics

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

Decatur Private School Enrollment
 DecaturAlabama
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment20228,046
Kindergarten Enrollment69 (8.0%)8,135 (13.3%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)192 (6.1%)25,125 (10.3%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)240 (9.4%)27,548 (10.9%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)198 (7.9%)27,975 (10.9%)
Decatur Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 DecaturAlabama
Less than 9th Grade Education2,465 (6.5%)154,405 (4.7%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)3,822 (10.1%)326,654 (10.0%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)9,885 (26.1%)1,012,551 (30.9%)