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2024 Best Private Schools in the Boston Area

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  1. #4 Best Private High Schools in Boston Area.

    Noble and Greenough School

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    Private School,

    DEDHAM, MA,

    7-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says My kids have grown tremendously from relationships and opportunities at Nobles (junior and a grad). In middle school, they learned self-advocacy, organization, and a culture of kindness. The web of....

    Read 60 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 614,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

  2. #6 Best Private High Schools in Boston Area.

    Middlesex School

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    Private School,

    CONCORD, MA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says As the parent of two current Middlesex students, I could not be more thrilled with the incredible education and transformative experience my daughters are having. From the moment we first stepped....

    Read 78 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 418,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 4 to 1,

  3. #7 Best Private High Schools in Boston Area.

    Boston University Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    BOSTON, MA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Boston University Academy is a unique educational institution, small size and a vibrant community of enthusiastic faculty, students, and staff. The nurturing, intellectually stimulating environment...One of the most notable benefits of attending BUA is the opportunity for students to utilize Boston University's facilities and enroll in university-level courses. This experience prepares students....

    Read 69 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 234,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

  4. #8 Best Private High Schools in Boston Area.

    Concord Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    CONCORD, MA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says In general, I find CA to be a great school. It has a beautiful campus with great teachers and students, as well as a great amount of resources and accommodations for students. The teachers are very...As good as it is, like any school, it has drawbacks. To me, as modern as the school is, it takes a very “by the books” approach to learning. Standardized tests and quizzes are frequent with most....

    Read 113 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 419,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

  5. #10 Best Private High Schools in Boston Area.

    Belmont Hill School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    BELMONT, MA,

    7-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says One of the standout features of Belmont Hill is its challenging curriculum. The school places a strong emphasis on intellectual growth and critical thinking, pushing students to delve deep into their...Beyond academics, Belmont Hill provides a vibrant sports program that complements the rigorous academic environment. The school believes in the holistic development of its students, encouraging them...Diversity is another strength of Belmont Hill School. The institution values and celebrates diversity, creating an inclusive community where students from various backgrounds come together. This....

    Read 33 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 465,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  6. #13 Best Private High Schools in Boston Area.

    British International School of Boston

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    BOSTON (JAMAICA PLAIN), MA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says We are American parents who have chosen BISB for our daughter. I say this because it is a very different system. The Brits are serious about education and the curriculum is rigorous and regimented.....

    Read 103 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 543,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  7. #19 Best Private High Schools in Boston Area.

    The Governor's Academy

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    Private School,

    BYFIELD, MA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Govs provides a balanced environment -- which is tough to find in boarding schools these days. There are high standards for everyone on campus, both students and faculty, but the family like....

    Read 79 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 415,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 4 to 1,

  8. #22 Best Private High Schools in Boston Area.

    The Cambridge School of Weston

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    WESTON, MA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says My daughter is finishing her second year at CSW. She plays on multiple varsity sports teams and participates in multiple clubs. She, my wife and I all love the school. The academics are excellent....

    Read 85 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 308,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  9. #24 Best Private High Schools in Boston Area.

    Lexington Christian Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    LEXINGTON, MA,

    6-12,

    103 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says I am a LCA parent, and a proud alum. My years at LCA were some of the best of my life, and once I started and progressed through my college years, I remember feeling how incredibly well prepared I...Without a doubt I can say that my kids are getting the best overall school experience that is possible for them. The students there today are beyond fortunate to have the same exceptional experience....

    Read 103 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 288,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

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