Looking for a strong education option for your student in the Tacoma area?
We examine two of Pierce County’s top private schools, Annie Wright (AW) and Bellarmine Prep. There are definitely many differences between them and the following will show that.
A few snapshots of what people are saying about the schools are below our quick comparison table.
|Criteria||Annie Wright||Bellarmine Prep|
|Curriculum||College Prep/International Baccalaureate (IB)||College Preparatory/AP|
|School Type||Co-ed/Girls Only (after 9th)||Co-ed|
|# of Students||~545||~850|
|Tuition (2019-2020)||$28,500 (Day)/$60,700 (7 day boarding)||$16,404|
|Notable College Acceptances||Stanford, UC Berkeley, Carnegie Mellon, NYU, USC, Emory, Vassar, Middlebury+||Stanford, UC Berkeley, Carnegie Mellon, Duke, NYU, Northwestern, USC, Emory, MIT+|
|Niche College Prep Ranking – WA||#6||#15|
|Great Schools Ranking||4 Stars via 107 Reviews||4 Stars via 12 Reviews|
|Wikipedia Article||Founded in 1884||Founded in 1928|
|FAQ Pages||School FAQ||School FAQ|