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2024 Best Elementary Schools in America

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  1. #1 Best Private K-12 Schools in America.

    The Nueva School

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    Private School,

    HILLSBOROUGH, CA,

    PK, K-12,

    74 Niche users give it an average review of 4.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Middle school student says Nueva is one of the best schools I have ever been to. My first year attending was in 6th grade, and I am currently a middle school student at the Hillsborough campus. Nueva offers a multitude of....

    Read 74 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 853,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  2. #3 Best Private K-12 Schools in America.

    Riverdale Country School

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    Private School,

    BRONX, NY,

    PK, K-12,

    80 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Riverdale Country School is a top-level NYC private school; they provide you with the resources you need in order to get into a good college, the prerequisite courses that academically prepare you....

    Read 80 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,299,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  3. #6 Best Private K-12 Schools in America.

    Horace Mann School

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    Private School,

    BRONX, NY,

    PK, K-12,

    154 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says A current HM parent whose child joined 9G, I had big expectations that have been exceeded. I expected the school to nurture our child's intellectual potential, it is the manner in which this has been....

    Read 154 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,793,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  4. #10 Best Private K-12 Schools in America.

    BASIS Independent McLean

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    Private School,

    MCLEAN, VA,

    PK, K-12,

    65 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says There is no school better than Basis Independent McLean (BIM) in the Washington, DC area. And, our family has experience at other top DC schools--Potomac School, Sidwell, and Langley School. We have....

    Read 65 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 588,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  5. #13 Best Private K-12 Schools in America.

    Sidwell Friends School

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    Private School,

    WASHINGTON, DC,

    PK, K-12,

    78 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says A school with very accomplished teachers, highly capable students, and some problems. Academics are absolutely first-rate, and academic integrity is very seriously enforced, far beyond the standards....

    Read 78 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,142,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  6. #17 Best Private K-12 Schools in America.

    The Nightingale-Bamford School

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    Private School,

    NEW YORK, NY,

    K-12,

    60 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Exceptional, phenomenal, and superb! Those are just a few words to describe our experience at The Nightingale-Bamford School. This school has delivered everything it promised during the application...The strong, close community is a stand-out at Nightingale. We felt welcome and a sense of belonging right from the start, and this has truly allowed our daughter to thrive. The teachers are exceptional, they make strong efforts to know our daughter and challenge her in appropriate, thoughtful ways. As a result of their approach, she has gained incredible skills across...At Nightingale, she has developed confidence, a strong voice, independence, and public speaking skills starting at a young age thanks to the wonderful instruction here.  She looks forward to going to....

    Read 60 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 710,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  7. #23 Best Private K-12 Schools in America.

    The Quarry Lane School

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    Private School,

    DUBLIN, CA,

    PK, K-12,

    198 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says Our child has been attending The Quarry Lane School since 6th grade and is now a Junior, pursuing the IB diploma program. We specifically chose Quarry Lane for our child, because of the utmost....

    Read 198 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 975,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  8. #25 Best Private K-12 Schools in America.

    Collegiate School

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    Private School,

    NEW YORK, NY,

    K-12,

    31 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Middle school student says Collegiate School, with its modern campus and commitment to a safe, nurturing environment, amazes me as a middle school student. It's an innovation hub with cutting-edge facilities and technology in...What's remarkable is Collegiate's unwavering safety dedication, prioritizing our well-being through secure access, surveillance, and vigilant staff.Safety isn't just physical; it's part of the culture, fostering diversity and discouraging bullying, creating an accepting, supportive atmosphere.Our teachers are experts and approachable mentors, guiding us through challenges and celebrating our achievements. The sense of community enriches the learning experience.In summary, Collegiate School offers a modern, safe, inspiring environment where innovation meets security, diversity thrives, and learning flourishes..

    Read 31 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 656,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  9. #26 Best Private K-12 Schools in America.

    Cranbrook Schools

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    Private School,

    BLOOMFIELD HILLS, MI,

    PK, K-12,

    278 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Almost 16 years later, I fondly recall living, learning, and maturing within Cranbrook's safe, hallowed boarding halls. There, I met instructors who, after retirement, have shared family meals with....

    Read 278 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,659,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  10. #27 Best Private K-12 Schools in America.

    The John Cooper School

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    Private School,

    THE WOODLANDS, TX,

    PK, K-12,

    191 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says I came to The John Cooper School as a new junior in high school. Although 11th grade is not an easy year to transfer into, I could not have felt more welcomed and supported by the John Cooper School. One of the most notable parts of Cooper is its academics. Cooper prides itself on its rigorous curriculum, including its subjects and teachers. Although the homework load may seem overwhelming, you...Apart from the curriculum, the facilities and extracurriculars round out the overall Cooper experience. Students can explore their interests thanks to various clubs, sports, and programs. While my....

    Read 191 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,343,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

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