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2023 Best Private High Schools in Massachusetts

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  1. #2 Best Private High Schools in Massachusetts.

    Groton School

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    Private School,

    GROTON, MA,

    8-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says At Groton, I feel that I have been able to become a more independent and conscientious person during my time at this school. The best thing about this school is the resources that it provides the....

    Read 62 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 380,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 4 to 1,

  2. #4 Best Private High Schools in Massachusetts.

    Deerfield Academy

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    Private School,

    DEERFIELD, MA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Deerfield is the Columbia University of the Ivy League. Exeter/Andover is the Harvard/Yale. DA is compact, efficient, structured & fun. It has the hardest grading w severe grade deflation. There is....

    Read 69 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 658,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

  3. #9 Best Private High Schools in Massachusetts.

    Boston University Academy

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    Private School,

    BOSTON, MA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says BUA provides a unique opportunity for students to have the best of both worlds: a small dynamic curious community couched inside of a large university with endless opportunities. The classes at BUA....

    Read 65 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 229,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

  4. #11 Best Private High Schools in Massachusetts.

    Buckingham Browne & Nichols School

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    Private School,

    CAMBRIDGE, MA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says It was six years ago that I first took a tour of the lower school and loved the setting, the school’s philosophy, their motto, and above all, the sense of community that was palpable as I walked....

    Read 82 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,037,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  5. #13 Best Private High Schools in Massachusetts.

    The Roxbury Latin School

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    Private School,

    MA,

    7-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says This school has had massive influence on my mind and spirit since matriculating in the JFK era. Can't really speak for current performance of school leadership and its culture, but lived it during....

    Read 47 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 310,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  6. #14 Best Private High Schools in Massachusetts.

    Belmont Hill School

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    Private School,

    BELMONT, MA,

    7-12,

    25 Niche users give it an average review of 4.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says My son is in middle school program. BH is a terrific school with very supportive faculty and administrative members who know how to mentor, coach and teach boys during their transformative phases as...The school has been working extremely hard to attract diverse student population to better overall student experience and promote inclusivity. Overall, I am very impressed with how thoughtful the....

    Read 25 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 465,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  7. #17 Best Private High Schools in Massachusetts.

    St. Sebastian's School

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    Private School,

    NEEDHAM, MA,

    7-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Our son started as a 9th grader in the fall of 2020. The school has exceeded our very high expectations.Even with the ongoing pandemic, the school has managed to provide an academically rigorous and caring/supportive community. The teachers are extraordinary. They know our son very well and truly care about his academic AND personal and spiritual development. His academic transition from public school has been seamless. We...In this uncertain time with so much angst in society, I can not think of a better community for our son to be part of. On a daily basis the faculty and administration communicate their time tested....

    Read 48 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 375,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  8. #18 Best Private High Schools in Massachusetts.

    Brooks School

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    Private School,

    NORTH ANDOVER, MA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says I have two Children who attend Brooks. Both are 4 year boarders.The opportunity each of them has been given in attending Brooks as been incredible. They have been challenged in and out of the classroom. The academics are challenging, but are done in an...Athletics at Brooks are a great compliment to the academics. Brooks is always competitive in so many of their athletic teams.Brooks transitioned so quickly and so well to online learning during this past Spring when schools were forced to close. The transition was seamless for my children, and my children continued to be...I would highly recommend Brooks School..

    Read 52 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 346,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

  9. #19 Best Private High Schools in Massachusetts.

    Berkshire School

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    Private School,

    SHEFFIELD, MA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Attending Berkshire School was a life changing experience. From athletics, my participation in the arts, and most importantly academics, I was encouraged to be my best at everything I did, everyday. ....

    Read 104 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 425,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 4 to 1,

  10. #22 Best Private High Schools in Massachusetts.

    The Williston Northampton School

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    Private School,

    EASTHAMPTON, MA,

    7-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Our son went to Williston last year for a repeat junior year. Though his public-private high school in Vermont offered ample opportunities, the Covid experience had impacted his academic sequence and....

    Read 142 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 450,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

  11. #24 Best Private High Schools in Massachusetts.

    British International School of Boston

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    Private School,

    BOSTON (JAMAICA PLAIN), MA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Our children moved from a local State school to BISB three years ago. From day one the school has provided a first class academic and social education, helping children become well rounded members of....

    Read 102 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 495,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  12. #25 Best Private High Schools in Massachusetts.

    Bancroft School

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    Private School,

    WORCESTER, MA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says I want to add my support as the parent of two recent Bancroft graduates. As much as it was clear while my kids were still there that Bancroft was a great school (both in terms of academic strength...Under its new leadership, I am even more excited for this School. What a gem!.

    Read 71 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 394,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 4 to 1,

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