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2023 Best Elementary Schools in the Cleveland Area

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  1. #1 Best Private K-12 Schools in Cleveland Area.

    University School

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    Private School,

    HUNTING VALLEY, OH,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says We have two boys at University School and we say US is one of our favorite parts about living in Cleveland! Our boys sprint out the door every morning because they love going to school! We chose US....

    Read 123 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 851,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  2. #3 Best Private K-12 Schools in Cleveland Area.

    Hawken School

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    Private School,

    GATES MILLS, OH,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Freshman says A very good school, amazing academics, and great resources! I especially like the clubs. The teachers are nice, but the classes can be boring sometimes. Great food! Diversity is great. We learn....

    Read 152 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,082,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

  3. #4 Best Private K-12 Schools in Cleveland Area.

    Laurel School

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    Private School,

    SHAKER HEIGHTS, OH,

    PK, K-12,

    121 Niche users give it an average review of 4.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says My son is new to the Early Learner's program this year. We chose Laurel due to its phenomenal reputation for Early Childhood. Our very first visit confirmed what we had heard in the community: the...The communication from the teachers is excellent and it's clear they are experts in early childhood education, developmental stages and transitions, and helping each little person become their best,....

    Read 121 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 540,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  4. #5 Best Private K-12 Schools in Cleveland Area.

    Lake Ridge Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    NORTH RIDGEVILLE, OH,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Lake Ridge Academy is a great school for kids who are looking for a hands-on learning community where teachers become friends and advocates. The small size of the school can be challenging socially....

    Read 75 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 400,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  5. #3 Best Public Elementary Schools in Cleveland Area.

    Menlo Park Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Public School,

    CLEVELAND, OH,

    K-8,

    18 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Menlo is one special place, and there's nothing like it in our area! Because 100% of the students are gifted, 100% of their education is too. Even though our local school district talked a good game...My daughter feels at home at Menlo. Everyone gets her and her uniqueness. She found "her" people, both fellow students and teachers, and I hear that a lot from other Menlo parents. She felt like an...The teachers are amazing! They care so much for their students, and teach at a pace appropriate for gifted kids (much faster than local schools). They constantly evaluate kids for readiness to...Menlo is THE place for gifted kids..

    Read 18 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 514,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

  6. #6 Best Private K-12 Schools in Cleveland Area.

    Andrews Osborne Academy

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    Private School,

    WILLOUGHBY, OH,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Niche User says My daughter was enrolled for 12y as international student coming from Spain. The objective was to improve opportunities of enrolment in a college for undergraduate studies.From beginning she was welcomed and she received very good support for all aspects. From academics to athletics and college counselling.Faculty is always ready to support her or us in any issue.From an academic point of view, level is lower than in Spain, but she had the opportunity to study AP courses that have a higher level and can be changed by credits in the college.AOA school is an excellent boarding school and if If would have to select and school again, for sure I select AOA as my first option..

    Read 49 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 350,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  7. #7 Best Private K-12 Schools in Cleveland Area.

    Our Lady of the Elms

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    AKRON, OH,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says My husband and I toured so many different schools, however, none of them felt right until we went on the tour of Our Lady of the Elms. We felt an instant connection and after 6 months time, I can...Though it is a small school, it allows for a lower student to teacher ratio, giving children more one on one time with their teachers. My daughters teacher goes above and beyond. She is so great....

    Read 77 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 265,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

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