Private School Clubs & Activities Grade Methodology
The Private School Clubs & Activities grade is based on millions of reviews from students and parents. Learn where our data comes from.
|Parent/Student Surveys on Extracurriculars||Niche survey responses scored on a 1-5 scale regarding extracurriculars at the school.||Self-reported by Niche users||50.0%|
|Resources & Facilities Grade||Based on expenses per student, staffing, and survey responses on facilities from students and parents.||Multiple Sources||30.0%|
|Sports Grade||Based on the number of sports, participation, and survey responses on athletics and athletic facilities from students and parents.||Multiple Sources||10.0%|
|Student-Teacher Ratio||Ratio of students to full-time teachers. Please note: Student-teacher ratio is not a representation of average class size.||National Center for Education Statistics*||10.0%|
* Since private schools are not required to report to the Department of Education, most data sourced from the Department of Education can also be updated directly by private schools via their Niche Partner Accounts. If you work for a private school and would like to update your data, please claim your school.
Statistics obtained from the U.S. Department of Education represent the most recent data available, as self-reported by the schools.
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