Private Schools in Bay County, Florida

There are 9 Private Schools in Bay County, Florida, serving a population of 180,117 people in an area of 759 square miles. There is 1 Private School per 20,013 people, and 1 Private School per 84 square miles.

In Florida, Bay County is ranked 53rd of 67 counties in Private Schools per capita, and 32nd of 67 counties in Private Schools per square mile.

List of Bay County Private Schools

Find Bay County, Florida 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.


Almega Preparatory Academy 237 West 15th Street Panama, FL

Bacot Academy 2809 West 15th Street Panama, FL

Holy Nativity Episcopal School 205 Hamilton Avenue Panama, FL

Kaleidoscope School-Discovery 2420 Jenks Avenue Panama, FL

Panama City Advanced School 3332 Token Road Panama, FL

Panama City Marine Institute 200 East Beach Drive Panama, FL

Panama City Seventh-Day Adventist School 2700 Lisenby Avenue Panama, FL

Renascence School International 1608 Baker Court Panama, FL

St John Catholic School 1005 Fortune Avenue Panama, FL

About Bay County Private Schools

Bay 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 Bay County, FL. 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 Florida 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 Florida State to provide education to all children.

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

Bay County Private School Statistics

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

Bay County Private School Enrollment
 Bay CountyFlorida
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment1,190128,990
Kindergarten Enrollment303 (12.6%)33,023 (14.4%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)917 (10.6%)109,790 (12.0%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)992 (12.7%)114,662 (12.4%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)844 (9.8%)104,615 (10.7%)
Bay County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Bay CountyFlorida
Less than 9th Grade Education3,871 (3.1%)733,714 (5.1%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)9,766 (7.8%)1,053,634 (7.3%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)38,862 (30.9%)4,170,468 (29.0%)