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2023 Best Private Schools in the Rochester Area

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

    Allendale Columbia School

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    Private School,

    ROCHESTER, NY,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says From the first time we visited Allendale Columbia School we have been greeted with smiles and warm welcomes from the energetic faculty. The admissions team, front secretary, and early school....

    Read 89 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 355,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  2. #4 Best Private High Schools in Rochester Area.

    Our Lady of Mercy School for Young Women

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    Private School,

    NY,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Freshman says I genuinely have loved every second being at Mercy, and sending your daughter here is definitely a gift everyone deserves. I will say though if your daughter doesn’t have great grades in your typical....

    Read 192 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 786,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

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

    Bishop Kearney High School

    Private School,

    ROCHESTER, NY,

    6-12,

    46 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Bishop Kearney is a great school. It is smaller than most schools, but has a unique feel and environment that most others can not compare with. The smaller class sizes help with 1-on-1 interactions;...Many have been there for years. Students also are friendly. Most live across greater Rochester; a good size come from across the US, Canada, and some are International kids. The school offers many....

    Read 46 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 292,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

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

    Lima Christian School

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    Private School,

    LIMA, NY,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says I'm a graduate of Lima Christian School and now a parent of current students. I know many of the staff and faculty personally and have witnessed, over and over again, their care and attentiveness to....

    Read 36 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 163,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  5. Rochester Classical Academy

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    Private School,

    ROCHESTER, NY,

    PK, K-4,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says It was difficult for me to let go of the idea of homeschooling…but after one year at RCA, I am so grateful God led us here! RCA is doing all the things we desired to do, but better than we could...The teachers truly love and invest in their students by not only instilling a sense of wonder and love of learning, but also by reaching their hearts and pointing them to God in all things. One of my....

    Read 5 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 51,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

  6. St. Lawrence Elementary School

    Private School,

    ROCHESTER, NY,

    PK, K-6,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says I feel, as I know my parents did, that a Catholic school eduction is so much more than straight A's. It goes beyond the excellent academic rigor, smaller classroom settings, discipline and uniforms. A Catholic education fosters good morals and values that we want for our three daughters. We want them to be proud of their Catholic Religion, to turn to God for help when they need it; and to think...Being Catholic and attending a Catholic School is something so special and something to be proud of. We embrace that it teaches self-discipline, accepting responsibility, respecting others, humility;....

    Read 5 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 203,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

  7. St. Joseph Elementary School

    Private School,

    PENFIELD, NY,

    PK, K-6,

    4 Niche users give it an average review of 2.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says My son has ADHD, and attended St. Joseph School from Kindergarten through fourth grade, and I can not tell you enough of how glad I am that we chose St. Joseph school. They nurtured him as well as....

    Read 4 reviews.

    Students: 306,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

  8. Siena Catholic Academy

    Private School,

    ROCHESTER, NY,

    6-8,

    5 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: High School Sophomore says Siena is the only catholic secondary school in the area where you get a true middle school experience--in the best way. To me, the thought of attending one school for all grades from 6 or 7 until 12....

    Read 5 reviews.

    Students: 200,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

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