Students in K-12 public and private schools have many opportunities to learn, play, socialize, and grow while they are attending school. It is important to find the best K-12 school for both you and your child. As a parent, you can actively participate in your child's school work and extracurricular activities. Private K-12 schools can have advantages over public schools for many students. Here are some things to consider when you consider enrolling your child in a private school: