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2023 Best Private K-12 Schools in the Boston Area

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  1. #2 Best Private K-12 Schools in Boston Area.

    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,

  2. #3 Best Private K-12 Schools in Boston Area.

    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,

  3. #4 Best Private K-12 Schools in Boston Area.

    International School of Boston

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    CAMBRIDGE, MA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says An outstanding, thoughtful, knowledgeable, and passionate team delivering world class education! ISB offers a strong curriculum, offers best practices from across the world, and gives our children....

    Read 81 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 570,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  4. #5 Best Private K-12 Schools in Boston Area.

    Brimmer and May School

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    Private School,

    CHESTNUT HILL, MA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says We have children in all divisions of the school. It has been an unbelievable experience for all of our kids! Our kids always want to be at school. They feel loved and connected in addition to loving....

    Read 52 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 416,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

  5. #6 Best Private K-12 Schools in Boston Area.

    Dexter Southfield School

    Private School,

    BROOKLINE, MA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says The admistration is highly productive. They did not lose a day of teaching in the pendemic. They has no expereince for the online teaching before the covid hited us. Right after the spring break,....

    Read 42 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 754,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

  6. #7 Best Private K-12 Schools in Boston Area.

    Maimonides School

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    Private School,

    BROOKLINE, MA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says I loved my time at Maimonides! The school ensures that students leave with a great education in both Judaic and Secular studies. The classes are taught by wonderful, devoted teachers who build strong....

    Read 38 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 428,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  7. #8 Best Private K-12 Schools in Boston Area.

    Bradford Christian Academy

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    Private School,

    HAVERHILL, MA,

    1-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says We currently have 2 children ages 6 & 8 at the Lower School. We couldn't be happier with the Teachers, Administration, Volunteers, and total Community at BCA! Our Kindergartener started reading at....

    Read 50 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 225,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

  8. #9 Best Private K-12 Schools in Boston Area.

    Covenant Christian Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    PEABODY, MA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Covenant Christian Academy in Peabody, MA stands out amongst private schools in eastern Massachusetts. The school delivers an incredible education that is christian, classical and college....

    Read 41 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 411,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

  9. #10 Best Private K-12 Schools in Boston Area.

    German International School Boston

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    BOSTON, MA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says We are incredibly happy with GISB. The teachers are fantastic, ridiculously competent, compassionate, and exemplarily dedicated. Even during the recent COVID-19 challenging months the online lessons....

    Read 10 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 308,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  10. #11 Best Private K-12 Schools in Boston Area.

    Sparhawk School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    AMESBURY, MA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Exceptional! After a number of discouraging school experiences, we found Sparhawk. Our primary concern is having a safe, inclusive, caring environment - Sparhawk absolutely provides a level of....

    Read 24 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 152,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

  11. #15 Best Private K-12 Schools in Boston Area.

    Calvary Chapel Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    ROCKLAND, MA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Works Here says I feel abundantly blessed to work at Calvary Chapel Academy. The staff is like a family and all support one another in Christ through all of life's ups and downs. We're encouraged to teach students....

    Read 16 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 138,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  12. Lexington Montessori School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    LEXINGTON, MA,

    PK, K-8,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says My daughter has been here since Kindergarten, she is a typical learner, excels in math and sciences and has thrived beyond expectations! This was all cultivated in the playground of Lexington... Each student at LMS has an outdoor classroom, has access to 19 acres of land, to students and parents who are taking active roles in deep learning from foundational skills to testing skills. My....

    Read 29 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 215,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  13. Delphi Academy of Boston

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    MILTON, MA,

    PK, K-8,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says I was lucky enough to attended Delphi as a child growing up, and last month my toddler started there! The same things I loved about Delphi long ago are still present and thriving. The teachers are...After a few weeks our son already loves his class, his teacher Miss Pam and the fun activities they do daily- art, music, outside time twice a day, painting, reading class, etc.

    Read 15 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 130,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  14. Atrium School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    WATERTOWN, MA,

    PK, K-8,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says I feel very lucky and blessed to have found this gem of a school. Coming from the Middle East in the middle of the academic school year made finding the right school very overwhelming and worrisome....Academia is very important to our family, and I was pleased to see that they have such a unique way of teaching. In Atrium, your child will grow in a kind environment that focuses on empathy and unity. And of course a lot of FUN! My son could not be happier with his school!.

    Read 9 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 126,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  15. The Sage School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    FOXBOROUGH, MA,

    PK, K-8,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says I attended Sage a while ago for about 10 years and it was the most wonderful place to grow up in. I always felt supported by teachers and classmates, and while our grades were very small in size,....

    Read 14 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 164,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

  16. The Fessenden School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    WEST NEWTON, MA,

    PK, K-9,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says My boys (7th and 6th grades) just finished their first year at Fessy and it exceeded ALL of our expectations! I wish we had made the move sooner.The focus and attention on boys and their growth was outstanding - they are developing boys to meet today and tomorrow's complex challenges. The focus on group learning, team work and respect across all dimensions is seamless, but powerful.The International / Boarding student influence is a special element - it literally opens up the world to all boys at Fessy. There is no other school I know of in this age range that brings that...The faculty and administration hail from varied backgrounds, geographies and give much valued texture and context for developing critical thinkers and leaders..

    Read 44 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 537,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

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