Private Schools in Howard County, Iowa

There are 2 Private Schools in Howard County, Iowa, serving a population of 9,321 people in an area of 474 square miles. There is 1 Private School per 4,660 people, and 1 Private School per 236 square miles.

In Iowa, Howard County is ranked 4th of 99 counties in Private Schools per capita, and 23rd of 99 counties in Private Schools per square mile.

List of Howard County Private Schools

Find Howard County, Iowa 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.

Notre Dame Catholic School 221 2nd Avenue East Cresco, IA

Trinity Catholic School 116 North Main Street Protivin, IA

About Howard County Private Schools

Howard 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 Howard County, IA. 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 Iowa 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 Iowa State to provide education to all children.

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

Howard County Private School Statistics

Find Howard County Private School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Howard County Private School Enrollment
 Howard CountyIowa
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment1915,163
Kindergarten Enrollment41 (28.1%)4,678 (11.0%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)127 (27.7%)16,560 (10.3%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)84 (14.8%)15,351 (9.4%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)35 (7.7%)12,458 (7.8%)
Howard County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Howard CountyIowa
Less than 9th Grade Education291 (4.6%)65,482 (3.1%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)322 (5.1%)101,227 (4.9%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)2,575 (40.8%)648,137 (31.1%)