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2023 Best Private High Schools in Texas

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  1. #1 Best Private High Schools in Texas.

    St. Mark's School of Texas

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    DALLAS, TX,

    1-12,

    75 Niche users give it an average review of 4.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says I have friends who are attending various private and public schools in the Dallas-Fort Worth area from grades 5 on through 12. In sitting down with the other dads it is undoubtedly true that no...Not only did the school literally review replace hundreds of things across the campus, they’ve also implemented a fantastic screening program, testing program, and communications program for...I know that when selecting schools grades, scores and college admissions are the number one priority. I never thought I would pick a school based upon their ability to handle a medical global...The school has literally blown us away! We are thankful that our son is there and hope that other schools can use them as a benchmark going into the winter of the pandemic..

    Read 75 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 911,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

  2. #2 Best Private High Schools in Texas.

    The Awty International School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    HOUSTON, TX,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I am a freshman (now sophomore) at awty and it was amazing! I grew as a person so much this freshman year and would recommend anyone to go to Awty as it has one of the best communities of any private...Liked: Most teachers were very helpful, academics were challenging, but broken down if needed to, most students were very nice + it was very easy to make friends, lots of clubs and activities to try,...Disliked: Lack of different political views (heavily liberal), teaching quality varies, the school doesn't like to hear student perspectives, lack of transparency.

    Read 172 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,754,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  3. #5 Best Private High Schools in Texas.

    The Hockaday School

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    Private School,

    DALLAS, TX,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Exceptional in every way. We starting in preK and are now finishing another year of high school. Nearly all of her teachers have been phenomenal. Girls are engaging and motivated supporting each...Particularly impressed with how these girls successfully manage full schedules in high school including challenging academics, varsity sports missing entire school days for travel, and/or other....

    Read 166 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,115,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

  4. #6 Best Private High Schools in Texas.

    The John Cooper School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    THE WOODLANDS, TX,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says My experience at Cooper has been amazing! I love Cooper from the academics to the extracurricular activities to the people. The community at Cooper, although an academically rigorous school, is....

    Read 134 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,318,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

  5. #7 Best Private High Schools in Texas.

    The Village School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    HOUSTON, TX,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says My children have been at Village from elementary through high school, and we are happy that our kids are thriving academically, mentally, socially, and emotionally at school. Village has the most....

    Read 204 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,773,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

  6. #9 Best Private High Schools in Texas.

    Keystone School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    SAN ANTONIO, TX,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says Keystone is difficult at times. Most students in high school struggle with mental disorders, and the wellness programs are a total mess. That being said, being at Keystone gives students initiative.....

    Read 67 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 495,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  7. #10 Best Private High Schools in Texas.

    The Kinkaid School

    Private School,

    HOUSTON, TX,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Middle School Student says I think the kinkaid school is an amazing place, although if you don't stay on track with the activities its very easy to slip behind your grades start dropping but as this happened to me, I started....

    Read 99 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,423,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

  8. #12 Best Private High Schools in Texas.

    Strake Jesuit College Preparatory

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    HOUSTON, TX,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says This place is college preparatory, but does it actually prepare you for college? Absolutely! I'm not just saying it gives tons of homework, but everything about it helps you get used to the college....

    Read 140 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,382,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

  9. #16 Best Private High Schools in Texas.

    Dallas International School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    DALLAS, TX,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Middle School Student says I am about to complete my 11th year at DIS. The people here are simply wonderful! The teachers care deeply for their students, the school is open to new ideas (they let girls wear comfortable shoes...I must however state that the upper campus (5th grade to 12th) has no gym so they often rent UTD or use Sportsplex. Unless you are specifically interested in track and field, I would not recommend....

    Read 67 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 570,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 4 to 1,

  10. #17 Best Private High Schools in Texas.

    The Emery/Weiner School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    HOUSTON, TX,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says A truly unique and impactful place. The staff are genuine, bright and caring people. The quality of the teaching is top-notch, but what really sets Emery apart is the culture. Each year, the school....

    Read 76 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 579,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

  11. #18 Best Private High Schools in Texas.

    Vanguard College Preparatory School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    WACO, TX,

    7-12,

    209 Niche users give it an average review of 4.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Working in college admissions for 18+ years, I’ve visited countless high schools, read thousands of school profiles and transcripts, and seen a wide variety of educational choices and models. Because....

    Read 209 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 268,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  12. #22 Best Private High Schools in Texas.

    Alcuin School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    DALLAS, TX,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says The teachers are skilled in dealing with multiple styles of learning (kinesthetic, verbal, and visual) often integrating all three styles seamlessly throughout the day during any given lesson, based...I am not worried that my youngest child with a summer birthday should be held back a year. Every student receives individualized plans, adjustments are made to assist the child where areas of growth...As evidenced by the many accolades, Alcuin teachers are clearly in the top of their field. Many are not only internationally certified but also continue to receive training from top educators and....

    Read 17 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 587,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

  13. #24 Best Private High Schools in Texas.

    British International School of Houston

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    KATY, TX,

    PK, K-12,

    72 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Our primary aged children had a great experience at the British International school of Houston over the 2 years. Through the IPC approach, our children have developed a real love of learning and are....

    Read 72 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 900,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 4 to 1,

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