Private Schools in Leon County, Florida

There are 27 Private Schools in Leon County, Florida, serving a population of 285,890 people in an area of 667 square miles. There is 1 Private School per 10,588 people, and 1 Private School per 24 square miles.

In Florida, Leon County is ranked 18th of 67 counties in Private Schools per capita, and 12th of 67 counties in Private Schools per square mile.

List of Leon County Private Schools

Find Leon 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.


All Stars Day School 702 Orange Avenue Tallahassee, FL

Bethel Christian Academy 406 North Bronough Street Tallahassee, FL

Betton Hills Preparatory School 1815 North Meridian Road Tallahassee, FL

Celebration Baptist Preschool 3300 Shamrock Street East Tallahassee, FL

Christ Classical Academy 1983 Mahan Drive Tallahassee, FL

Community Christian School 4859 Kerry Forest Parkway Tallahassee, FL

Cornerstone Learning Community 2524 Hartsfield Road Tallahassee, FL

Creative Pre-School 2746 West Tharpe Street Tallahassee, FL

Faith Baptist Child Development Center 3333 Apalachee Parkway Tallahassee, FL

Faith Presbyterian Preschool 2200 North Meridian Road Tallahassee, FL

Franklin Academy 615 Tuskegee Street Tallahassee, FL

Gingerbread Day School/Heritage Academy 3324 North Monroe Street Tallahassee, FL

Grassroots Free School 2458 Grassroots Way Tallahassee, FL

Holy Comforter Episcopal Day School 2001 Fleischmann Road Tallahassee, FL

Ivy Hill Academy 971 Briarcliff Road Tallahassee, FL

John Paul II Catholic High School 5100 Terrebone Drive Tallahassee, FL

Lighthouse Christian Academy 7771 Mahan Drive Tallahassee, FL

Maclay School 3737 North Meridian Road Tallahassee, FL

Magnolia School 2705 West Tharpe Street Tallahassee, FL

Metropolitan Christian Academy Of The Arts PO Box 182799 Tallahassee, FL

North Florida Christian School 3000 North Meridian Road Tallahassee, FL

Rise Institute 1375 Cross Creek Circle Tallahassee, FL

Seminole Montessori 2211 Thomasville Road Tallahassee, FL

Tallahassee Marine Institute 2514 West Tharpe Street Tallahassee, FL

The Learning Center 1915 Welby Way Tallahassee, FL

Trinity Catholic School 706 East Brevard Street Tallahassee, FL

Woodland Hall Academy 5246 Centerville Road Tallahassee, FL

About Leon County Private Schools

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

Leon County Private School Statistics

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

Leon County Private School Enrollment
 Leon CountyFlorida
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment2,464128,990
Kindergarten Enrollment421 (13.9%)33,023 (14.4%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)1,916 (16.1%)109,790 (12.0%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)2,551 (19.9%)114,662 (12.4%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)1,705 (13.6%)104,615 (10.7%)
Leon County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Leon CountyFlorida
Less than 9th Grade Education3,473 (2.1%)733,714 (5.1%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)7,934 (4.7%)1,053,634 (7.3%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)31,189 (18.6%)4,170,468 (29.0%)