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2023 Best Private Schools in the Detroit Area

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  1. #2 Best Private High Schools in Detroit Area.

    Greenhills School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    ANN ARBOR, MI,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Our daughter currently attends Greenhills and started as a freshman. The quality of the teaching is outstanding and the students are kind and welcoming. It’s a terrific school. It may be viewed as...I do wish they combined Health and Fresh in 9th grade. Fresh ended up being a study hall much of the time and to force the kids to spend two class periods on non-academic and non-art subjects isn’t...It is worth repeating: the teachers are fantastic. They are the reason Greenhills is so good..

    Read 59 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 677,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  2. #5 Best Private High Schools in Detroit Area.

    The Roeper School - Birmingham Campus

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    BIRMINGHAM, MI,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Roeper's claim that it is "more than a school" may sound like typical school propaganda, but it's largely true. While its programs in Music and Sports are mediocre (mostly due to the fact that there...The school has a social justice commitment that can at times seem a bit too much, but I ultimately really appreciate the school's bias towards fact over non-partisanship. Roeper has really shaped my....

    Read 48 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 269,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  3. #6 Best Private High Schools in Detroit Area.

    University Liggett School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    GROSSE POINTE WOODS, MI,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Middle School Student says This is my second year in Liggett and I have had an amazing time. With all the great people I’ve met. The teachers are really nice. You will always find help when you need it. There are many....

    Read 105 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 638,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  4. #7 Best Private High Schools in Detroit Area.

    Rudolf Steiner School of Ann Arbor

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    ANN ARBOR, MI,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says After a few months of online schooling and many tears, we were desperate to find an in-person alternative to the anxiety inducing situation we were in. Our 9 year old son and almost 5 year old....

    Read 15 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 365,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  5. #8 Best Private High Schools in Detroit Area.

    Brother Rice High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    BLOOMFIELD HILLS, MI,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says As a parent, the most important factor is your child feeling like he matters, their goals matter, and that teachers/counselors are invested in both. Brother Rice does this in spades. While things....

    Read 125 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 518,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

  6. #11 Best Private High Schools in Detroit Area.

    Detroit Catholic Central High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    NOVI, MI,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Grades K-8, I went to public schools in South Lyon. I was not expecting to attend Detroit Catholic Central. However, I am very glad that I did attend Detroit Catholic Central. I have learned that it....

    Read 112 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 935,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

  7. #12 Best Private High Schools in Detroit Area.

    St. Mary's Preparatory School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    ORCHARD LAKE, MI,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Coming into my freshman year, I was unsure of what to expect at a small catholic school. I doubted I would make good friends as I had in middle school, but I couldn't have been more wrong. Here at....

    Read 55 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 533,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

  8. #13 Best Private High Schools in Detroit Area.

    Mercy High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    FARMINGTON HILLS, MI,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I love Mercy! I am currently a Senior in the graduating class of 2022. I can't imagine having made a difference choice 4 years ago. I have great friends, feel extremely supported by the staff and....

    Read 281 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 600,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

  9. #14 Best Private High Schools in Detroit Area.

    University of Detroit Jesuit High School and Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    DETROIT, MI,

    7-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says Been going here for 5 years now, I started in the academy as a young kid not knowing anybody and felt very intimidated by the huge building I had just set foot into. Within the first 20 minutes at....

    Read 327 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 887,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

  10. #15 Best Private High Schools in Detroit Area.

    Marian High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    BLOOMFIELD HILLS, MI,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Marian differentiates itself from other schools through the dedication of its teachers and staff and the sense of community it fosters with the students. Marian teachers consistently go above and....

    Read 68 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 490,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

  11. #17 Best Private High Schools in Detroit Area.

    Everest Collegiate High School & Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    CLARKSTON, MI,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Everest is great school! The teachers, admin, religious priests and consecrated women truly support the formation of the student as a whole; morally, intellectually, physically and emotionally.....

    Read 52 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 480,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

  12. #18 Best Private High Schools in Detroit Area.

    Academy of the Sacred Heart

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    BLOOMFIELD HILLS, MI,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Freshman says I absolutely love Academy of the Sacred Heart! It is a small community and it offers so many opportunities for students to volunteer in the community. We take annual mission trips across the world....

    Read 64 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 320,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  13. #20 Best Private High Schools in Detroit Area.

    De La Salle Collegiate

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    WARREN, MI,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says 2022 marked the 9th member of our extended family to graduate from DeLaSalle. Starting in 1956 with my late Father-in-law Frank Miller to myself in 1989 to my son Jacob in 2019 to Noah this year,...The investment is invaluable and the experiences are life changing. The brotherhood crosses generations and graduating classes. The Motto "Builders of Boys, Makers of Men" has stood the test of time...Thank You to the Brothers particularly, Brother Ken, Brother Pat, Brother Robert and the late Brother Bob for your unwavering support and incredible mentorship to teach the young men at DeLasalle....

    Read 149 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 537,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

  14. #21 Best Private High Schools in Detroit Area.

    Plymouth Christian Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    CANTON, MI,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says After graduating from Plymouth Christian myself, we were very blessed to be in a position to be able to return to Plymouth Christian and send our own kids. Our older daughter graduated last year, we...We look forward to somehow staying involved next year, even after each of our kids have graduated. A school we truly feel a desire to give back to after our experiences over the past 45 years - for....

    Read 244 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 726,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

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