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2023 Best Private High Schools in the Albany Area

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  1. #1 Best Private High Schools in Albany Area.

    Emma Willard School

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    Private School,

    TROY, NY,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Without a doubt, the community and academics at Emma Willard are incredible. From day one everyone has been warm and welcoming, and everyone here really cares about one another. The teachers are...I do think the school has a lot of room to improve in it's mental health/counseling services, but the school is attempting, I think, to be responsive to it's students, it's just taking a long time.....

    Read 80 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 362,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  2. #3 Best Private High Schools in Albany Area.

    The Doane Stuart School

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    Private School,

    RENSSELAER, NY,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Doane Stuart is truly a unique place - one-of-a-kind in our area and beyond. It is the only pre-k-12 co-ed college preparatory school and it has been an absolute joy that my three children of....

    Read 42 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 200,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

  3. #6 Best Private High Schools in Albany Area.

    Christian Brothers Academy

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    Private School,

    ALBANY, NY,

    5-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says When I first started at cba, I was nervous that because of the uniforms, and an all boy, military, and religious environment I would miss out on key “high school highlights” that would happen....

    Read 34 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 555,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

  4. #7 Best Private High Schools in Albany Area.

    Loudonville Christian School

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    Private School,

    LOUDONVILLE, NY,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says As a parent, choosing LCS was one of the best decisions we ever made with our two kids. They loved their time at LCS with our only regret not starting them there since kindergarten or Pre-K. There....

    Read 57 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 201,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

  5. #8 Best Private High Schools in Albany Area.

    Mekeel Christian Academy

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    Private School,

    SCOTIA, NY,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says The decision to send our children to Mekeel was one of the best decisions we made as parents. From the moment they walked into the school they became family. Teachers here not only care for their....

    Read 68 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 291,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

  6. #11 Best Private High Schools in Albany Area.

    Saratoga Central Catholic School

    Private School,

    SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says My son has been at Saratoga Central Catholic since 6th grade, and he's absolutely flourishing. He was in the Scholars Program (gifted program) at the public school, and the academics have not only...Everyone knows us there, and I'm able to be involved in the school, as a parent. We are not Catholic, but do attend church and the daily prayer gives kids the opportunity to think outside of....

    Read 54 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 238,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

  7. Redemption Christian Academy

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    Private School,

    TROY, NY,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Redemption Christian Academy (RCA) is an amazing school. My Son, Devan Quinson Suggs, was Valedictorian for the class of 2013. RCA’s stellar academic programs alongside partnerships with area...Because of RCA’s undying commitment, Devan achieved a bushel of academic awards and scholarships. He was the recipient of the prestigious Jackie Robinson Foundation Scholarship and was awarded a full....

    Read 37 reviews.

    Students: 100,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

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