Private Schools in Reading, Massachusetts

There are 2 Private Schools in Reading, Massachusetts, serving a population of 25,769 people in an area of 10 square miles. There is 1 Private School per 12,884 people, and 1 Private School per 4 square miles.

In Massachusetts, Reading is ranked 199th of 585 cities in Private Schools per capita, and 196th of 585 cities in Private Schools per square mile.

List of Reading Private Schools

Find Reading, Massachusetts 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.


Austin Preparatory School 101 Willow Street Reading, MA

Reading Montessori School 453 West Street Reading, MA

About Reading Private Schools

Reading 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 Reading, MA. 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 Massachusetts 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 Massachusetts State to provide education to all children.

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

Reading Private School Statistics

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

Reading Private School Enrollment
 ReadingMiddlesex County
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment47016,573
Kindergarten Enrollment-2,263 (12.6%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)32 (2.2%)5,645 (8.2%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)132 (11.0%)7,819 (11.0%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)153 (9.9%)9,161 (11.7%)
Reading Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 ReadingMiddlesex County
Less than 9th Grade Education185 (1.0%)39,296 (3.6%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)345 (1.9%)39,855 (3.6%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)2,875 (15.8%)222,205 (20.1%)