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2023 Best Middle Schools in the Los Angeles Area

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  1. #1 Best Private K-12 Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    Polytechnic School

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    Private School,

    PASADENA, CA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says As a parent of current poly students, I can attest to the quality of the teachers, faculty, student body and facilities. Poly is academically rigorous and sets high expectations for its students...inclusion, tolerance and integrity are all modeled and reinforced throughout the campus at every grade level. Poly can of course continue to work on its diversity by reaching out to the larger Los....

    Read 107 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 872,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  2. Westridge School

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    Private School,

    PASADENA, CA,

    4-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says When we were looking for private school, we were looking for a school not only offers robust academic curriculums, but also emphasizes on character and social-emotional learning. Our daughters have....

    Read 128 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 550,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

  3. #3 Best Private K-12 Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    Oakwood School

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    Private School,

    NORTH HOLLYWOOD, CA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Oakwood School provides an excellent education that shapes the entire student. The teacher-student relationships at Oakwood are incredible, as teachers prioritize their students' educational....

    Read 53 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 824,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  4. #4 Best Private K-12 Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    Sierra Canyon School

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    Private School,

    CHATSWORTH, CA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says We have had an amazing experience at Sierra Canyon. Our son is a student-athlete. Academics are very important to him. He finished his senior year with a 4.4 GPA while playing on one of the top....

    Read 101 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,154,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  5. #5 Best Private K-12 Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    TVT Community Day School

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    Private School,

    IRVINE, CA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Under the difficult period of Covid-19, everyone is struggling to adapt to rapid changes. When times like this extend, individual strength slowly fades away. Where shall we draw strength from? The...TVT as the forerunner, gave us some very good examples of smart decision making. We draw strength from it and we‘re very proud to be a part of TVT!.

    Read 170 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 802,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  6. #8 Best Private K-12 Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    St. Margaret's Episcopal School

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    Private School,

    SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, CA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says I have 2 children at St. Margaret's and I can't say enough good things about the school and the environment. They really do try to develop the whole child. It isn't just a factory trying to turn...If you want your child to develop into a great adult with compassion and drive, then SMES is an excellent place to go..

    Read 55 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,250,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  7. #9 Best Private K-12 Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    The Buckley School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    SHERMAN OAKS, CA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Works Here says Buckley has an incredible community of faculty, students, alumni, and parents. I've worked at the school for several years now and have been so impressed by the caliber of my colleagues and students. In particular, I appreciate how our smaller size encourages students to take on more challenges; my students take rigorous courses while also participating in sports, playing an instrument, writing...The campus is also beautiful, situated in the mountains -- there is even a nature trail off the field! The school has incredible, state-of-the-art facilities for arts, tech, athletics, and more..

    Read 46 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 830,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

  8. #10 Best Private K-12 Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    Campbell Hall

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    Private School,

    CA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Campbell Hall Episcopal is the greatest school in the world!I had the privilege to attend for all 13 years and would not have it any other way. What sets Campbell Hall apart is its traditions of close-knit community, caring faculty, where kids grow & make life-long friendships; its 4 R's, & students from loving, nurturing families. Where it...Overall, my time at CH was the greatest of my life, receiving a world-class education unmatched anywhere. I am happy to call it my home forever. I look forward to continuing my life-long relationship....

    Read 140 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,148,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  9. #12 Best Private K-12 Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    Pacific Academy - Irvine

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    IRVINE, CA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says My daughter transferred to Pacific Academy when she was 7th grade. She is 12th grade now. She loves PA. In the past 6 years, PA's dedicated teacher, caring staff and family like environment, rigorous....

    Read 5 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 172,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 4 to 1,

  10. Southwestern Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    SAN MARINO, CA,

    6-12,

    45 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Southwestern Academy is a peculiar place to have attended and graduated from when I was a student. It is a great small private school that offers a safe learning environment and pushed students to....

    Read 45 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 75,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 4 to 1,

  11. #2 Best Public Middle Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    The Science Academy STEM Magnet

    Blue checkmark.

    Los Angeles Unified School District, CA,

    6-11,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says The school provides an excellent education from middle to high school in STEM fields. They provide a multitude of class options and facilities that can be used, notably the robotics lab and....

    Read 13 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 386,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 21 to 1,

  12. #3 Best Public Middle Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    Granada Hills Charter

    Blue checkmark.

    Public School,

    GRANADA HILLS, CA,

    PK, K-12,

    1460 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says This is my third year at Granada and overall, I think it's a pretty great school! I think Granada does a good job at preparing students for college by providing lots of AP classes, and most teachers....

    Read 1460 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 5,462,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 26 to 1,

  13. #15 Best Private K-12 Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    Wildwood School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    LOS ANGELES, CA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says This is an incredible private school. I attended public school for two years and then my sister and I were accepted into Wildwood. From second to twelfth grade I had an amazing experience here. There....

    Read 50 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 733,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 4 to 1,

  14. #16 Best Private K-12 Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    Elite Open School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    ROWLAND HEIGHTS, CA,

    3-12,

    58 Niche users give it an average review of 4.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I'm a student taking the MBacc course at Elite Open School. MBacc course gives us a completely different opportunity of learning from the original high school course. MBacc class goes on online and....

    Read 58 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 185,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

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