Private Schools in Putnam County, Florida

There are 5 Private Schools in Putnam County, Florida, serving a population of 72,435 people in an area of 728 square miles. There is 1 Private School per 14,487 people, and 1 Private School per 145 square miles.

In Florida, Putnam County is ranked 34th of 67 counties in Private Schools per capita, and 39th of 67 counties in Private Schools per square mile.

List of Putnam County Private Schools

Find Putnam 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.


Deseret Academy 304 5th Street Satsuma, FL

Hillcrest Academy 2009 President Street Palatka, FL

Peniel Baptist Academy 110 Peniel Church Road Palatka, FL

Putnam Banner Private School System PO Box 2731 Palatka, FL

River Christian Academy 3111 Saint Johns Avenue Palatka, FL

About Putnam County Private Schools

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

Putnam County Private School Statistics

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

Putnam County Private School Enrollment
 Putnam CountyFlorida
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment158128,990
Kindergarten Enrollment67 (9.0%)33,023 (14.4%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)401 (10.9%)109,790 (12.0%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)355 (9.8%)114,662 (12.4%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)165 (4.7%)104,615 (10.7%)
Putnam County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Putnam CountyFlorida
Less than 9th Grade Education3,594 (7.0%)733,714 (5.1%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)6,879 (13.4%)1,053,634 (7.3%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)20,565 (40.1%)4,170,468 (29.0%)