Private Schools in Wellesley, Massachusetts

There are 5 Private Schools in Wellesley, Massachusetts, serving a population of 29,004 people in an area of 11 square miles. There is 1 Private School per 5,800 people, and 1 Private School per 2 square miles.

In Massachusetts, Wellesley is ranked 162nd of 585 cities in Private Schools per capita, and 142nd of 585 cities in Private Schools per square mile.

List of Wellesley Private Schools

Find Wellesley, 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.


Dana Hall School 45 Dana Road Wellesley, MA

Great Knowledge 204 Worcester Street Wellesley, MA

Saint Johns School 9 Ledyard Street Wellesley, MA

St. Paul School 10 Atwood Street Wellesley, MA

Tenacre Country Day School 78 Benvenue Street Wellesley, MA

About Wellesley Private Schools

Wellesley 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 Wellesley, 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.

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

Wellesley Private School Statistics

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

Wellesley Private School Enrollment
 WellesleyNorfolk County
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment5248,166
Kindergarten Enrollment84 (18.8%)1,306 (15.4%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)318 (17.3%)3,441 (10.8%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)398 (18.9%)4,313 (12.1%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)514 (29.0%)6,498 (17.3%)
Wellesley Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 WellesleyNorfolk County
Less than 9th Grade Education144 (0.9%)13,045 (2.7%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)188 (1.2%)16,704 (3.4%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)961 (6.0%)97,264 (20.0%)