Private Schools in Ottumwa, Iowa

There are 2 Private Schools in Ottumwa, Iowa, serving a population of 24,705 people in an area of 16 square miles. There is 1 Private School per 12,352 people, and 1 Private School per 7 square miles.

In Iowa, Ottumwa is ranked 95th of 1056 cities in Private Schools per capita, and 90th of 1056 cities in Private Schools per square mile.

List of Ottumwa Private Schools

Find Ottumwa, 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.

Ottumwa Christian School 458 North Court Street Ottumwa, IA

Seton Catholic School 117 4th Street East Ottumwa, IA

About Ottumwa Private Schools

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

Ottumwa Private School Statistics

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

Ottumwa Private School Enrollment
 OttumwaWapello County
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment98147
Kindergarten Enrollment43 (11.9%)51 (11.0%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)88 (6.9%)119 (7.0%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)27 (2.3%)62 (3.5%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)46 (3.8%)103 (6.0%)
Ottumwa Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 OttumwaWapello County
Less than 9th Grade Education1,052 (6.5%)1,156 (4.8%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)1,266 (7.8%)1,748 (7.3%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)5,672 (35.0%)8,591 (35.7%)