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2024 Best Private Schools in the Portland, ME Area

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  1. #1 Best Private High Schools in Portland, ME Area.

    Waynflete

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    Private School,

    PORTLAND, ME,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says We come from a long history of public school as both students & as teachers. Our daughter wanted to explore Waynflete; I was secretly against the whole idea. I thought we would never fit in with....

    Read 86 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 579,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

  2. #3 Best Private High Schools in Portland, ME Area.

    North Yarmouth Academy

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    Private School,

    YARMOUTH, ME,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says The faculty and staff are so committed to the success of all students. My daughter was both challenged and supported throughout her time at NYA. She was extremely well prepared for the academic....

    Read 56 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 394,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  3. #6 Best Private High Schools in Portland, ME Area.

    The New School

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    Private School,

    KENNEBUNK, ME,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Young people who love to learn but need a measure of independence to really thrive, find an inspiring learning life at TNS. The supportive community and open minded acceptance gives teens confidence....

    Read 16 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 32,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 4 to 1,

  4. #8 Best Private High Schools in Portland, ME Area.

    Maine Coast Waldorf School

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    Private School,

    FREEPORT, ME,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says We began at MCWS 3 years ago. We are now heading into 7th grade and have had a wonderful experience. The learning style allows students to take a deeper dive into their lessons to fully understand....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 254,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  5. L'Ecole Française du Maine

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    Private School,

    SOUTH FREEPORT, ME,

    PK, K-5,

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

    Featured Review: Niche User says L’ecole française du Maine has always impressed me with their friendliness and know-how. I began my relationship with the school when I was a volunteer face painter at their incredibly fun summertime....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 85,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

  6. St. Brigid School

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    Private School,

    PORTLAND, ME,

    PK, K-8,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says St. Brigid School is excellent! Small class sizes allow for individual attention to students. Faith and values of kindness and service to others is prevalent in daily experiences. Teachers are...Academics are rigorous. Students are encouraged and supported to do their personal best. The curriculum is traditional. Tried and true stepping stones to success such as learning the foundations of...All grades have 2 outside recesses each day! Students learn time management and practical skills like money management, cooking, and sewing. Graduates are abundantly prepared for any high school!.

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    Students: 248,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

  7. Breakwater School

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    Private School,

    PORTLAND, ME,

    PK, K-8,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Breakwater is such a unique and personalized learning experience. Our daughter is in the pre-school program and the level of engagement from the teachers in all classrooms is fantastic. The school's....

    Read 5 reviews.

    Students: 136,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 3 to 1,

  8. Holy Cross School

    Private School,

    SOUTH PORTLAND, ME,

    PK, K-8,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says My daughter was a student at Holy Cross School for 10 years. She received a top quality education. The teachers and school administrators are caring and take their time to get to know each family. ....

    Read 1 reviews.

    Students: 105,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

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