National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) is the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education. NCES is located within the U.S. Department of Education and the Institute of Education Sciences. NCES collects, collates, analyzes, and reports complete statistics on the condition of American education.
Private School Statistics at a Glance
How many private schools are there in the United States? How many students attend them? What's the average tuition? (Unless otherwise noted, all data are from the National Center for Education Statistics.)