Private Schools by Region
Private School Information
These schools offer many benefits. Consider the following advantages offered by private education in Halifax:
- Parents can exercise more control over their child(ren)'s education.
- Most private schools feature smaller class sizes that allow teachers and educational assistants to offer more individual attention to each student.
- Private schools offer exceptional or highly specialized educational programs that simply are not available in public schools.
- Montessori schools and faith-based schools teach from the perspective that matches your family's beliefs.
Halifax's private schools have produced many of the top leaders in local politics, industry, business and other important sectors. (Did you know that Nova Scotia's own Sidney Crosby went to private boarding school in the US for one year?)
Listed on this page, you will find private schools in Halifax and other Nova Scotia towns nearby. Learn more by clicking on any of the school profile links.
Frequently Asked Questions
How many Halifax private schools are there?
There is 1 Halifax private school that is an Our Kids trusted member.
How much is tuition at Halifax private schools?
Tuition fees for Halifax private schools range from $13,820 to $19,360 per year with an average tuition of $16,893 per year.
What’s the largest school?
Of the Halifax private schools, the largest is Sacred Heart School of Halifax with 515 students in Grades JK to 12.
Are Halifax private schools good?
We interviewed both parents and students. You can read reviews about Halifax private schools on this page.
Is there a private school expo where I can meet with Halifax private schools?
Yes. You can meet with private schools and education experts at the Our Kids Private School Expos held every year in September and October. These events are designed for both parents and students. Find event details and ticket info here.