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2023 Best Private Schools in the Portland, ME Area

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  1. #3 Best Private High Schools in Portland, ME Area.

    Cheverus High School

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    Private School,

    PORTLAND, ME,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Cheverus High School is an excellent college preparatory high school. My children were well prepared to enter and excel in competitive colleges. CHS offers an excellent opportunity and balance for....

    Read 119 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 361,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

  2. #4 Best Private High Schools in Portland, ME Area.

    North Yarmouth Academy

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    Private School,

    YARMOUTH, ME,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says While at NYA I have learned so much from the student body, and the faculty. There has never been a lack of school spirit; each and every member of the community supports one another, even through....

    Read 44 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 375,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

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

    Thornton Academy

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    Private School,

    SACO, ME,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says This school has prepared me so well for college! Whether it’s on the track or in the classroom, there’s always someone around you to help lead you in the right direction. I came from another private....

    Read 254 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 1,519,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

  4. Windham Christian Academy

    Private School,

    WINDHAM, ME,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says I have been a parent here for 15 yrs. Both my children started here in Kindergarten. After graduation, my daughter was accepted at every college she applied to. She was very prepared for college -...My high school son has thrived here. His compassion & concern for his schoolmates is amazing. He has cousins and friends who attend public school - the difference is striking. He is mature beyond his...The small class sizes are fabulous. Teachers really know the students. No one falls behind as they are able to monitor everyone. Also, no discipline distractions - class time is class time!Sportsmanship is evident in the players & coaches. The teams have gone to the Championship several years in a row. Older players mentor the younger both on the field/court and off.GREAT school. Highly recommend it!.

    Read 10 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 71,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 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: 276,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

  7. Breakwater School

    Blue checkmark.

    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: 180,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 4 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: 123,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

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