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2024 Best Private High Schools in Alameda County

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  1. #3 Best Private High Schools in Alameda County.

    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,

  2. #4 Best Private High Schools in Alameda County.

    Bishop O'Dowd High School

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    Private School,

    OAKLAND, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says In my opinion, Bishop O'Dowd is a great high school. Most of the teachers understand the subject you can tell that they enjoy teaching it. They also offer a lot of AP's and honors courses so it is....

    Read 216 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,259,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

  3. #7 Best Private High Schools in Alameda County.

    Moreau Catholic High School

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    Private School,

    HAYWARD, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says At Moreau, I had many many great experiences. For band, I traveled to Universal Studios, a Music in the Parks event, to play for judges who would then score our performances, and performed at Yoshi’s....

    Read 253 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 793,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

  4. #9 Best Private High Schools in Alameda County.

    Holy Names High School

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    Private School,

    OAKLAND, CA,

    9-12,

    95 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I really liked the diverse student population, the supportive nature of the students and faculty, and the small classroom environment. Holy Names offers a stellar experience for women in the Bay Area...I would say that my only criticism of the school is that the administration should try to build a connection with a local all-boys school. Girls here don't have a lot of social connections outside of....

    Read 95 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 121,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  5. #15 Best Private High Schools in Alameda County.

    California Crosspoint Academy

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    Private School,

    HAYWARD, CA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says We moved my daughter from public school to California Crosspoint Academy for her 2nd grade year. On the first day of school I asked her how she liked it. She responded, “I didn’t like it..” she...We now feel that we are part of a community that prides itself in education, morals and genuinely cares about our family. The camaraderie between the kids, parents and teachers is heart warming....They offer music, sports, other languages, after school care and more. She is excited to attend school daily and cries if she misses a day if she’s ill.They have a 100% success rate with graduates going to universities, Ivy League schools and military. The safety of everyone on campus is a priority. Security is paramount. God willing we are her to stay!.

    Read 46 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 558,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

  6. The Phillips Academy

    Private School,

    ALAMEDA, CA,

    6-12,

    4 Niche users give it an average review of 3 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says I am mom to a now-9th grader with FASD (Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder), ADHD, low vision and significant learning disabilities (dyslexia, dyscalculia). What Phillips has been able to accomplish...As a Black queer youth (raised by a White mom) with significant identity struggles and intense anger toward birth parents, D is flourishing at TPA. He is beloved, understood, supported, encouraged...I rarely write reviews, but the two 1-star reviews activated my inner justice warrior. (They were both penned during the pandemic and a difficult admin. transition.) School leadership has....

    Read 4 reviews.

    Students: 73,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  7. Mentoring Academy

    Private School,

    OAKLAND, CA,

    8-12,

    4 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Our ASD kid suffered through (private) middle school, being bullied by other students and not supported by teachers, despite staff being given recommendations from the in-house learning specialist....We were very skeptical if Mentoring Academy would live up to their claim to truly see the individual and provide the appropriate learning environment for them. But they walk their talk! Our kid is being seen and supported, and the school is a valued partner in the network of support our kid receives. One of our favorite features is that there is no...If your kid does not fit the mold of the cookie cutter schools , give Mentoring Academy a try!.

    Read 4 reviews.

    Students: 30,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

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