Private Schools in Gainesville, Florida

There are 18 Private Schools in Gainesville, Florida, serving a population of 129,394 people in an area of 62 square miles. There is 1 Private School per 7,188 people, and 1 Private School per 3 square miles.

In Florida, Gainesville is ranked 172nd of 1036 cities in Private Schools per capita, and 164th of 1036 cities in Private Schools per square mile.

List of Gainesville Private Schools

Find Gainesville, 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.


Brentwood School 1111 Northwest 55th Street Gainesville, FL

Christian Life Academy 12000 Archer Road Gainesville, FL

Countryside Christian School 10926 Northwest 39th Avenue Gainesville, FL

Flowers Montessori School Inc 3111 Northwest 31st Avenue Gainesville, FL

Gainesville Country Day School 6801 Southwest 24th Avenue Gainesville, FL

Loga Springs Academy 931 Northeast 16th Avenue Gainesville, FL

Millhopper Montessori School 8505 Northwest 39th Avenue Gainesville, FL

Oak Hall School 8009 Southwest 14 Avenue Gainesville, FL

Passage Christian Academy 5121 East University Avenue Gainesville, FL

Queen of Peace Catholic Academy 10900 Southwest 24th Avenue Gainesville, FL

St Patrick Interparish School 550 Northeast 16th Avenue Gainesville, FL

St. Francis Catholic High School 4100 Northwest 115 Terrace Gainesville, FL

Star Christian Academy 6702 Northwest 28th Terrace Gainesville, FL

The Rock of Gainesville 9818 Southwest 24th Avenue Gainesville, FL

Trilogy School 8700 Northwest 23 Avenue Gainesville, FL

Westwood Hills Christian School 1520 Northwest 34th Street Gainesville, FL

Windsor Baptist Church 918 Co Road 234 Gainesville, FL

Z L Sung SDA School 2115 Northwest 39th Avenue Gainesville, FL

About Gainesville Private Schools

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

Gainesville Private School Statistics

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

Gainesville Private School Enrollment
 GainesvilleAlachua County
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment7072,121
Kindergarten Enrollment179 (21.0%)446 (18.0%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)534 (14.3%)1,428 (13.2%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)531 (16.8%)1,626 (17.9%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)321 (10.4%)924 (9.8%)
Gainesville Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 GainesvilleAlachua County
Less than 9th Grade Education2,385 (3.5%)4,345 (2.8%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)3,415 (5.0%)7,936 (5.1%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)14,434 (21.2%)34,600 (22.1%)