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2022 Best Private K-12 Schools in the Pittsburgh Area

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  1. #1 Best Private K-12 Schools in Pittsburgh Area.

    Shady Side Academy

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    Private School,

    PITTSBURGH, PA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Our experience at Shady Side Academy has been outstanding. Our daughter came to the school as a Sophomore after our family moved to Pittsburgh, and her transition was seamless. The students, faculty...Academics at Shady Side are rigorous, but the support from teachers is unmatched. We feel confident that our daughter will be successful not only in college, but beyond, due in large part to her time...If you’re even slightly considering Shady Side as an option, I encourage you to attend one of their Open House events. That was the first step we took, and I’m so grateful that we did!.

    Read 123 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,107,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

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  2. #2 Best Private K-12 Schools in Pittsburgh Area.

    Winchester Thurston School

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    Private School,

    PITTSBURGH, PA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Choosing WT North Hills Campus has been THE BEST decision I've ever made for my child! The strong sense of community & small class sizes allow for individualized attention & personalized challenges....

    Read 31 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 641,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

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  3. #3 Best Private K-12 Schools in Pittsburgh Area.

    Sewickley Academy

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    Private School,

    SEWICKLEY, PA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Freshman says Sewickley Academy is an exceptional K-12 school! I have been attending SA since elementary school, and I have now attended the school for 8 years. All of the teachers and faculty that I've interacted....

    Read 124 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 581,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

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  4. #4 Best Private K-12 Schools in Pittsburgh Area.

    The Ellis School

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    Private School,

    PITTSBURGH, PA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Going to the Ellis school has been (so far), the best 4 years of my life. I came in lower school and have learned so much and grown. The teachers are a mixed bag; not all are great but I feel like....

    Read 36 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 395,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

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  5. #5 Best Private K-12 Schools in Pittsburgh Area.

    Aquinas Academy

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    Private School,

    GIBSONIA, PA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Aquinas Academy helped me to flourish to become the person I am today. I know that by attending Aquinas for 13 years, I am confident that I have the skills for university and later life. Most....

    Read 91 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 504,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

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  6. #6 Best Private K-12 Schools in Pittsburgh Area.

    Trinity Christian School

    Private School,

    WILKINSBURG, PA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Niche User says Trinity has been a great overall education experience. The academics are strong for a private school, the school offers plenty of activities and extracurriculars for students in the fifth grade and....

    Read 67 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 300,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

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  7. #7 Best Private K-12 Schools in Pittsburgh Area.

    Eden Christian Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    PITTSBURGH, PA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Eden Christian Academy is a wonderful school that I went to since I was in Kindergarten. Of course going to a private school you see the opportunities and environments of huge public schools. But I....

    Read 59 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 658,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

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  8. #8 Best Private K-12 Schools in Pittsburgh Area.

    Robinson Township Christian School

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    Private School,

    ROBINSON TOWNSHIP, PA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says RTCS is a great school with amazing teachers who genuinely care about you and are willing to help you succeed in any way possible. For the small size, there is a good amount to do, but if you are....

    Read 34 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 94,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

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  9. #9 Best Private K-12 Schools in Pittsburgh Area.

    Beaver County Christian School

    Private School,

    BEAVER FALLS, PA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I love how the faith of the teachers comes out in every area of school. From all-school devotions to class lectures to one-on-one conversations, the teachers demonstrate their love for our Savior. I....

    Read 37 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 238,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

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  10. #10 Best Private K-12 Schools in Pittsburgh Area.

    Cornerstone Christian Preparatory Academy at Wilson Campus

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    Private School,

    WEST MIFFLIN, PA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Works Here says Strong faith-based Christian School, focused on training up students in both academics and in Biblical Discipleship. Complete with a K-12 Robotics Program, Immersion Spanish, Dual Enrollment....

    Read 77 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 196,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

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  11. #11 Best Private K-12 Schools in Pittsburgh Area.

    Hillcrest Christian Academy

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    Private School,

    BETHEL PARK, PA,

    K-12,

    10 Niche users give it an average review of 3.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I have attended Hillcrest Christian Academy since my sixth grade year and plan to continue throughout my high school years. The school is equipped with plenty of classrooms and space for students;....

    Read 10 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 185,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

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  12. #12 Best Private K-12 Schools in Pittsburgh Area.

    Redeemer Lutheran School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    VERONA, PA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I have gone to Redeemer for fourteen years, and I have thoroughly enjoyed it! Since the class sizes are small, the teachers have more time to help each student, and the teachers do not see the....

    Read 12 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Students: 281,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

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  13. Faith Christian School

    Private School,

    WASHINGTON, PA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says COVID really impacted my child's learning last year. Public school teachers did their best, but the curriculum was hard to follow and pieced together requiring use of multiple websites. My daughter....

    Read 3 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Students: 137,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

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  14. Imani Christian Academy

    Private School,

    PITTSBURGH, PA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says My experience with Imani Christian Academy has been great! The environment is very supportive and the staff are there to tend to your needs. The school is small, however, you are able to make... One change I would like to see is the level of education, clubs and activities, and diversity. Imani Christian does not offer AP courses for people who should have the chance to experience being in....

    Read 28 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Students: 223,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

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  15. St. Edmund's Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    PITTSBURGH, PA,

    PK, K-8,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says As a current high school junior, I can confidently say that St. Edmund's fully prepared me for high school academics. My freshman year I was able to take advanced classes with older students and get....

    Read 33 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 298,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

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  16. Community Day School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    PITTSBURGH, PA,

    PK, K-8,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Moving to CDS was the absolute best move for my daughter and our whole family. CDS's approach to teaching the whole child, providing enriching and challenging lessons while encouraging students to....

    Read 17 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 285,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

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  17. Mt. Carmel Christian School

    Private School,

    MOUNT PLEASANT, PA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Niche User says I have been at this school for 13 years and would not have changed that for anything. That in itself should say something! Plus I have made lots of friends and the teachers are wonderful!.

    Read 2 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 60,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

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  18. Providence Heights Alpha School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    ALLISON PARK, PA,

    PK, K-8,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Having a background in education, I was very dedicated to touring/researching as many schools (private & public) as I could to make sure my children were in the best academic atmosphere. Without a....

    Read 12 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 150,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

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  19. Holy Cross Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    PITTSBURGH, PA,

    PK, K-8,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says We love Holy Cross Academy! Our 3 daughters (4th, 2nd and 1st grade) get off the bus smiling every day and to us as parents, that’s an amazing way to greet your children at the door. Class sizes....

    Read 8 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 329,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

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  20. Jubilee Christian School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    PITTSBURGH, PA,

    K-7,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Both of my daughters have gone to Jubilee. My older one did K-3rd in public school and she Hated school and was struggling academically. We transferred her to Jubilee for 4th-6th grade and she now...I cannot say enough good things about this school. It was exactly the school home we needed for our family..

    Read 5 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 41,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

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  21. Kentucky Avenue School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    PITTSBURGH, PA,

    K-8,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Small classrooms. Individualized learning. Dedicated teachers. KAS has provided my son with an environment that has excited and engaged him to learn. With the small classrooms teachers can cater to each child, while also having a small tight community. There....

    Read 24 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 65,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

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  22. Blessed Francis Seelos Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    WEXFORD, PA,

    PK, K-8,

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

    Featured Review: Works Here says Blessed Francis Seelos Academy is an example that Catholic education is thriving! Although we had the option to send our children to the nationally ranked public school in our community, we chose....

    Read 11 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 376,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

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  23. Archangel Gabriel Catholic School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    MC KEES ROCKS, PA,

    PK, K-8,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says We are absolutely in LOVE with our experience at Archangel Gabriel! The staff, students and other families we meet feel like Home. So many exciting events and community building moments have already....

    Read 14 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 376,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

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  24. St. Kilian Parish School

    Private School,

    CRANBERRY TOWNSHIP, PA,

    PK, K-8,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says St. Kilian’s is a gem of a school. The curriculum is excellent and progressive, the teachers are caring and nurturing, and the school is thriving to the point of having a waitlist for admittance. I....

    Read 6 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 605,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

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  25. The Campus School of Carlow University

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    PITTSBURGH, PA,

    PK, K-8,

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

    Featured Review: Freshman says I chose to go to Carlow University because of its amazing child education program. Along with the hands-on learning and Academic success plan set up for me, I am able to focus on my classes while....

    Read 9 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 247,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

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