Private Schools in Catawba County, North Carolina

There are 9 Private Schools in Catawba County, North Carolina, serving a population of 156,182 people in an area of 399 square miles. There is 1 Private School per 17,353 people, and 1 Private School per 44 square miles.

In North Carolina, Catawba County is ranked 44th of 100 counties in Private Schools per capita, and 11th of 100 counties in Private Schools per square mile.

List of Catawba County Private Schools

Find Catawba County, North Carolina 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.


Christian Family Academy 3612 Falling Creek Road Hickory, NC

Concordia Christian Day School 215 5th Avenue Southeast Conover, NC

Hickory Christian Academy 3260 6th Street Drive Northwest Hickory, NC

Hickory Day School 2535 21st Avenue Northeast Hickory, NC

Montessori At Sandy Ford 2931 Sandy Ford Road Newton, NC

St Johns Lutheran School 2126 Saint Johns Church Road Conover, NC

St Stephens Lutheran School 2304 Springs Road Northeast Hickory, NC

Tri-City Christian School PO Box 1690 Conover, NC

William Johnson SDA School 174 23rd Street Northwest Hickory, NC

About Catawba County Private Schools

Catawba 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 Catawba County, NC. 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 North Carolina 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 North Carolina State to provide education to all children.

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  • Catawba County private school test scores

Catawba County Private School Statistics

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

Catawba County Private School Enrollment
 Catawba CountyNorth Carolina
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment96362,431
Kindergarten Enrollment174 (10.1%)13,169 (10.3%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)772 (9.2%)48,474 (9.5%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)564 (7.4%)50,320 (9.8%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)669 (7.6%)46,703 (8.8%)
Catawba County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Catawba CountyNorth Carolina
Less than 9th Grade Education5,774 (5.4%)333,408 (4.9%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)11,378 (10.6%)556,286 (8.2%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)32,547 (30.3%)1,771,742 (26.1%)