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2023 Best Private K-12 Schools in San Diego County

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  1. #2 Best Private K-12 Schools in San Diego County.

    La Jolla Country Day School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    LA JOLLA, CA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says LJCDS is an amazing school! I highly recommend it for any families who are looking for a wonderful community, nurturing environment for your child, and top notch faculty and staff. My daughter loves...During COVID, LJCDS handled the pandemic with such care- leading with science- and doing the best they could to provide safe in person learning for all students. I feel grateful to have found a....

    Read 153 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,147,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  2. #4 Best Private K-12 Schools in San Diego County.

    San Diego Jewish Academy

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    Private School,

    SAN DIEGO, CA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says We moved here from New York about 4 years ago. My children started in the preschool of SDJA and have been there ever since! Currently, our children are in the lower school and are excelling in all....

    Read 29 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 494,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

  3. #5 Best Private K-12 Schools in San Diego County.

    Santa Fe Christian Schools

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    SOLANA BEACH, CA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Had a wonderful time here. Teachers were excellent, I could only have passed my classes with them, but they were also incredibly friendly and I truly built incredible connections with them. Staff....

    Read 86 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,019,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

  4. #6 Best Private K-12 Schools in San Diego County.

    Ocean View Christian Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    SAN DIEGO, CA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says A friend of ours referred us to this wonderful school as we were struggling with the learn-from-home (aka staring at a screen all day) model given by our public charter school. OVCA has been open....

    Read 62 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 354,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  5. #7 Best Private K-12 Schools in San Diego County.

    The Waldorf School of San Diego

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    SAN DIEGO, CA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Our family discovered Waldorf when our daughter was in High School - but I wish my kids had the opportunity to start when they were little! It’s not just a school for us but a thriving, inclusive....

    Read 22 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 273,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  6. #8 Best Private K-12 Schools in San Diego County.

    St. Joseph Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    SAN MARCOS, CA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Saint Joseph Academy is such a blessing to our family. We couldn't be happier with the school and feel so proud to be part of this wonderful community. The classical academic program is rigorous and....

    Read 69 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 305,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

  7. #10 Best Private K-12 Schools in San Diego County.

    Pacific Academy - Encinitas

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    ENCINITAS, CA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Pacific Academy Encinitas is a great place for students to receive individualized instruction in a small class room setting. The smaller sizes mean students get instant access to teachers and one on....

    Read 5 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 116,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  8. #11 Best Private K-12 Schools in San Diego County.

    Children's Creative & Performing Arts Academy of San Diego

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    SAN DIEGO, CA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says a notable school for pursuing art by creating connections worldwide between students and significant artists. This school not only allows the students to freely demonstrate their artistic talents but....

    Read 23 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 241,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

  9. #13 Best Private K-12 Schools in San Diego County.

    Horizon Prep School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    RANCHO SANTA FE, CA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says I was a student at Horizon Prep from preschool through high school. I cannot speak more highly of how Horizon Prep prepared me for success in college and beyond. I not only grew academically, but I....

    Read 9 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 318,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

  10. #14 Best Private K-12 Schools in San Diego County.

    Tri-City Christian School

    Private School,

    VISTA, CA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I had a great time at TCCS, and will always love the amazing friends I made there. But they HAVE to fix the lack of communication between the athletic office and athletes. I was on the girl's....

    Read 66 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 648,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

  11. #15 Best Private K-12 Schools in San Diego County.

    Balboa School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    ESCONDIDO, CA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Niche User says Balboa School provides a very high quality educational experience to its students - both domestic and international. Small class sizes, individual attention, and dedicated and caring teachers and...Additionally, the school provides one of the top sports programs in the area with a nationally recognized boys basketball team with amazing coaching staff, many who come from professional sports....

    Read 14 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 91,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

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