Private schools

Tuition-based private schools offer many benefits: Schools and classes are often smaller, curriculum can be more specialized and, in the case of parochial schools, children will be learning in a faith-based environment. Tuition assistance is often available through programs offering scholarships based on income/need or merit. Listings with a logo are local schools that help support our mission with advertising.
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Currently being updated for the 2023-2024 school year

Great Hearts Christos 
Campuses in Gilbert and Phoenix
602-819-4796 •
Evident Life Campus (Gilbert) • 480-659-3189
Redemption Alhambra Campus (Phoenix) • 602-322-5083
Grades K-5

Great Hearts Christos exists to serve families with an exceptional Christian education.

Our academies combine the time-tested Great Hearts classical program with a Christ-centered school culture led by the best faculty in the country. We believe the Lord desires well-educated men and women who have developed the habits of mind and heart of which they are ordered to what is True, Good, and Beautiful and by which they are able to carry on His work. Educating is an act of love and ennobles human dignity. Scholars will be prepared for a lifetime of learning and a lifetime of leadership in the renewal of our culture.

International School of Arizona, private schools, preschools, Arizona, educationInternational School of Arizona (ISA)
9522 E. San Salvador Drive, Scottsdale
480-874-2326 •
Grades: Age 18 months-grade 8

The International School of Arizona (ISA) offers French & Spanish language immersion programs that begin at 18 months and continue through 8th grade.  Our three schools at ISA are the Early Childhood School (Pre K1- Pre K4), the Lower School (Kindergarten – Grade 5), and the Middle School (Grades 6-8). Each school offers small class sizes and two immersion language tracks: French and Spanish.  ISA also offers an International Program for 6th & 7th graders who do not have a command of French or Spanish.

For a campus visit or to schedule your child for a ‘Shadow Day’, please contact the Admissions Office at 480-874-2326 or  Visit our website at

Kinder Academy, preschool, ArizonaKinder Academy, LLC.
3249 S. Lindsay Rd. Ste. 106 Gilbert, AZ 85297 • 480.726.0445

Join us at our state of the art facility conveniently located in Gilbert, Arizona for an accelerated curriculum designed to encourage and promote higher academic standards for students age 2-6 years old using the newest S.T.E.A.M. resources.

Whiz Kidz Preschool
5 Valley Locations!
Phoenix – Midtown location coming Fall 2023!
3424 N. 32ndSt., Phoenix, AZ • 602-971-7007
7214 E. Jenan Dr., Scottsdale • 480-999-0944
11090 N. Frank Lloyd Wright Blvd., Scottsdale • 480-999-4503
4909 E. Brown Rd., Mesa • 480-999-4255
1442 E. Chandler Blvd. Ste 101, Phoenix (Ahwatukee) • 480-283-1220

Ages 6 weeks – 12 years old ● Before/ Afterschool Programs available at Ahwatukee & East Scottsdale locations

We strive to create a safe place for children to grow and thrive; as well as offer parents the convenience of all-inclusive care and foster a place for parents to meet and create a support system to navigate parenting together. What sets Whiz Kidz apart is that our play-based curriculum and environments are intentionally planned so that children are scaffolded into new learning opportunities. Our weekly enrichment classes include Gardening, Music, PE, Yoga, Cooking, and Art/Tinkering, which offer ample opportunities for children to explore their own expression and creativity.


St. Thomas Aquinas Grade School
13720 W Thomas Rd, Avondale
623-935-0945 •
Grades PreK-8


Annunciation Catholic School
32648 N Cave Creek Rd, Cave Creek
480-361-8234 •
Grades K-8


Caritas Christian Classical Academy
301 N Hartford St, Chandler
480-528-6646 •
Grades: K–6

New Vistas Center for Education
670 N Arizona Ave, Chandler
480-963-2313 •
Grades PreK-6

Risen Savior Lutheran School
23914 S Alma School Rd, Chandler
480-895-6782 •
Grades PreK-6

Seton Catholic Preparatory
1150 N Dobson Rd, Chandler
480-963-1900 •
Grades 9-12

St. Mary-Basha Catholic School
200 W Galveston St, Chandler
480-963-4951 •
Grades PreK-8

Tri-City Christian Academy
2211 W Germann Rd, Chandler
480-245-7902 •
Grades PreK-12

Valley Christian Schools
High school: 6900 W. Galveston St., Chandler, 480-900-7100
Junior high: 1005 E. Guadalupe Road, Tempe, 480-705-8888
Grades: K-12


Christ Greenfield Lutheran School
425 N Greenfield Rd, Gilbert
Grades PreK-12

Gilbert Christian Academies
1040 S Gilbert Rd Ste. 200, Gilbert
480-809-6690 •
Grades PreK-12

Kinder Academy, LLC.
3249 S. Lindsay Rd. Ste. 106 Gilbert, AZ 85297
480.726.0445 •
Ages 2-6

Pathways School
1540 N. Burk St., Gilbert
480-259-7788 •
Grades: K–12


Arrowhead Christian Academy
4030 W Yorkshire Dr, Glendale
623-582-6871 •
Grades K-12

Dream City Christian School
21000 N 75th Ave, Glendale
623-561-2000 •
Grades Pre K-12

Gary K. Herberger Young Scholars Academy
4701 W. Thunderbird Road, Glendale
602-543-8274 •

Our Lady of Perpetual Help School
7521 N 57th Ave, Glendale
623-931-7288 •
GGrades PreK-8

St. Louis the King School
4331 W Maryland Ave, Glendale
623-939-4260 •
Grades PreK-8


St. John Vianney Catholic School
539 E La Pasada Blvd, Goodyear
623-932-2434 •
Grades PreK-8

West Valley Christian School
16260 W Van Buren St, Goodyear
623-324-2100 •
Grades PreK-8


Trinity Lutheran School
830 E Plaza Cir, Litchfield Park
623-935-4690 •
Grades PreK-8


Christ the King Catholic School
1551 E Dana Ave, Mesa
480-844-4480 •
Grades PreK-8

Faith Christian School
6659 E University Dr, Mesa
480-833-1983 •
Grades K-12

Pilgrim Lutheran School
3257 E University Dr, Mesa
480-830-1724 •
Grades PreK-8

Redeemer Christian School
719 N Stapley Dr, Mesa
480-962-5003 •
Grades K-12

Serenity Learning Center
2740 E Southern Ave, Mesa
480-757-5350 •
K-12, dual enrollment with EVIT for 15+ yr olds


Ascension Lutheran Preschool
7100 N Mockingbird Ln, Paradise Valley
Grades PreK

Christ Church School
4015 E Lincoln Dr, Paradise Valley
Grades PreK-5

Desert View Learning Center
4027 E Lincoln Dr, Paradise Valley
Grades K-4

Early Education Cooperative Program
4027 E Lincoln Dr, Paradise Valley
Ages 2-PreK

Montessori Academy
6050 North Invergordon Rd., Paradise Valley
Grades PreK-8

Paradise Valley United Methodist Church Preschool
4455 E Lincoln Dr, Paradise Valley
Ages 2-5

Phoenix Country Day School
3901 E Stanford Dr, Paradise Valley
602-955-8200 •
Grades PreK-12

Solel Preschool
6805 E McDonald Dr, Paradise Valley
480-991-4545 •
Ages 6 weeks-PreK

The Jones Gordon School 
4800 E. Doubletree Ranch Road, Paradise Valley
480-563-5588 •
Grades: 1–12

Valley Presbyterian Day School
6947 E McDonald Dr. Paradise Valley
480-991-6424 •
Ages 18 months-5


All Saints Episcopal Day School 
6300 N Central Ave, Phoenix
602-274-4866 • 
Grades PreK-8

Arizona Cultural Academy & College Prep
7810 S 42nd PL., Phoenix
Grades PreK-12

Arizona Lutheran Academy
6036 S 27th Ave, Phoenix
Grades 9-12

Bourgade Catholic High School
4602 N 31st Ave, Phoenix
Grades 9-12

Brophy College Preparatory
4701 N Central Ave, Phoenix
Grades 6-12

Christ Lutheran School
3901 E. Indian School Road, Phoenix
602-957-7010 •
Grades: Preschool (2 and up)-grade 8

Desert Garden Montessori
5130 E Warner Rd, Phoenix
480-496-9833 •
Grades PreK-12

Holy Trinity Academy
1973 E. Maryland Ave. Phoenix
602-248-3881 •
Grades: Age 3–kindergarten

New Way Academy
5048 E. Oak St., Phoenix
602-389-8600 •

Northwest Christian School
16401 N. 43rd Ave., Phoenix
602-978-5134 •
Grades: Infants-grade 12

North Valley Christian Academy
33655 N 27th Dr, Phoenix
623-551-3454 •
Grades K-12

Paradise Valley Christian Preparatory School
11875 N 24th St, Phoenix
602-992-8140 •
Grades PreK-12

Phoenix Christian Preparatory School
1751 W. Indian School Road, Phoenix
602-265-4707 •
Grades: preK-12

Saint Theresa Catholic School
5001 E Thomas Rd, Phoenix
602-840-0010 •
Grades PreK-8

Saints Simon & Jude Cathedral School
6351 N. 27th Ave., Phoenix
602-242-1299 •
Grades: preK-8

Scottsdale Christian Academy
14400 N Tatum Blvd, Phoenix
602-992-5100 •
Grades PreK-12

Shearim Torah High School for Girls
6530 N 7th St, Phoenix
602-324-3406 •
Grades 9-12

St. Catherine of Siena Catholic School
6413 S Central Ave, Phoenix
602-276-2241 •
Grades PreK-8

St. Jerome Catholic School 
10815 N 35th Ave, Phoenix
602-942-5644 •
Grades PreK-8

St. John Bosco Catholic School
6035 S 48th St, Phoenix
480-219-4848 •
Grades PreK-8

St. Francis Xavier Jesuit Catholic School
4715 N. Central Ave., Phoenix
602-266-5364 •
Grades: Preschool (age 3 and up) to grade 8

St. Mary’s Catholic High School
2525 N 3rd St, Phoenix
602-251-2500 •
Grades 9-12

St. Thomas the Apostle School
4510 N 24th St, Phoenix
602-954-9088 •
Grades K-12

St. Vincent de Paul Elementary School
3130 N 51st Ave, Phoenix
623-247-8595 •
Grades PreK-8

Summit School of Ahwatukee
4515 E. Muirwood Drive, Phoenix
480-403-9500 •
Grades: preK-8

Torah Day School
1118 W Glendale Ave, Phoenix
602-374-3062 •
Grades PreK-8

Xavier College Preparatory
4710 N. Fifth St., Phoenix
602-240-3104 •
Grades: 9-12

91st Psalm Christian School
2020 E Baseline Rd, Phoenix
602-243-1900 •
Grades PreK-12


Canyon State Academy
20061 S Rittenhouse Rd, Queen Creek
480-987-9700 •
Grades 4-12 (boys)


Bella Vista College Preparatory School
33401 N 56th St, Scottsdale
480-575-6001 •
Grades 6-12

International School of Arizona
9522 E. San Salvador Drive, Scottsdale
480-874-2326 •
Grades: Age 18 months-grade 8

Notre Dame Preparatory 
9701 E Bell Rd, Scottsdale
480-634-8200 •
Grades 9-12

Our Lady of Perpetual Help School
3801 N Miller Rd, Scottsdale
480-874-3720 •
Grades K-8

Pardes Jewish Day School
12753 N. Scottsdale Road, Scottsdale
480-991-9141 •
Grades: K-8

Rancho Solano Preparatory School
5656 E Greenway Rd, Scottsdale
602-996-7002 •
Grades PreK-12

Saint John XXIII Catholic School Community
16235 N 60th St, Scottsdale
480-905-0939 •
Grades PreK-8

Thunderbird Adventist Academy 
7410 E Sutton Dr, Scottsdale
480-948-3300 •
Grades 9-12

Ville de Marie Academy
8524 E Thomas Rd, Scottsdale
480-947-9441 •
Grades K-12


Emmanuel Lutheran School
715 W Southern Ave, Tempe
Grades PreK-8

Our Lady of Mount Carmel School
2117 S Rural Rd, Tempe
Grades K-8

Valley Christian Schools
High school: 6900 W. Galveston St., Chandler, 480-900-7100
Junior high: 1005 E. Guadalupe Road, Tempe, 480-705-8888
Grades: K-12


Carden Christian Academy
2727 N. Swan Rd., Tucson
Grades PreK-8

Desert Christian School
PreK-8: 9415 E. Wrightstown Rd.Tucson
High School: 7525 E. Speedway Blvd. Tucson
520-298-5817 •
Grades PreK-12

Gregory School
3231 N Craycroft Rd., Tucson
520-327-6395 •
Grades 5-12

Pusch Ridge Christian Academy
9500 N Oracle Rd., Tucson
Grades PreK-12

Renaissance Academy Tucson
4064 E 22nd St., Tucson
520-549-5800 •
Ages 6-18 

Salpointe Catholic High School
1545 E Copper St, Tucson
Grades 9-12

San Miguel High School
6601 San Fernando Ave, Tucson
Grades 9-12

St. Augustine Catholic High School
8800 E 22nd St, Tucson
520-751-8300 •
Grades 9-12


Wickenburg Christian Academy
260 W Yavapai St, Wickenburg
Grades PreK-12



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