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2022 Best Private Schools in the San Diego Area

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  1. #1 Best Private High Schools in San Diego Area.

    The Bishop's School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    SAN DIEGO, CA,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Bishop's is a good place for self-motivated people to take advantage of the variety of resources. With the Center for Creative Sciences, access to the Adobe suite, and other opportunities, it is easy....

    Read 82 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 800,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  2. #2 Best Private High Schools in San Diego Area.

    La Jolla Country Day School

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    Private School,

    LA JOLLA, CA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says LJCDS is an amazing school! I highly recommend it for any families who are looking for a wonderful community, nurturing environment for your child, and top notch faculty and staff. My daughter loves...During COVID, LJCDS handled the pandemic with such care- leading with science- and doing the best they could to provide safe in person learning for all students. I feel grateful to have found a....

    Read 150 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,125,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

  3. #3 Best Private High Schools in San Diego Area.

    Francis Parker School

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    Private School,

    SAN DIEGO, CA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Works Here says As someone who has taught in different and good school environments in the past (public and charter), I can genuinely say that Parker is the best school that I have worked at. The community is....

    Read 87 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,185,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

  4. #4 Best Private High Schools in San Diego Area.

    Pacific Ridge School

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    Private School,

    CARLSBAD, CA,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Pacific Ridge School is a wonderful place! The academics are top-notch and the faculty and staff are intelligent, caring and accessible. All three of our children attended PRS (our youngest is still....

    Read 146 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 638,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  5. #6 Best Private High Schools in San Diego Area.

    San Diego Jewish Academy

    Private School,

    SAN DIEGO, CA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says We moved here from New York about 4 years ago. My children started in the preschool of SDJA and have been there ever since! Currently, our children are in the lower school and are excelling in all....

    Read 29 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 494,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

  6. #7 Best Private High Schools in San Diego Area.

    The Grauer School

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    Private School,

    ENCINITAS, CA,

    7-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says My daughter graduated from The Grauer School and my son is currently a senior. This school has been amazing, and I feel so fortunate that both have been able to attend. The small class sizes help shy....

    Read 51 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 160,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

  7. #8 Best Private High Schools in San Diego Area.

    Cathedral Catholic High School

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    Private School,

    SAN DIEGO, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I owe so much to this school, especially now with their efforts to give all the students the resources to continue school safely, while still keeping our mental and physical health as top priority.....

    Read 255 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,630,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

  8. #9 Best Private High Schools in San Diego Area.

    St. Augustine High School

    Private School,

    SAN DIEGO, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I have been at Saint Augustine High School for 4 years. My experience at Saints has been very good. We have a lot of fun in the "pit" and I have participated in a lot of on campus events. Freshman....

    Read 172 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 736,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

  9. #11 Best Private High Schools in San Diego Area.

    Academy of Our Lady of Peace

    Private School,

    SAN DIEGO, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says When I got accepted into this school, my stubborn incoming freshman mind kept thinking that no one wanted friends with me. The truth was that, I was right. I did not find a friend but instead, I....

    Read 257 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 750,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

  10. #13 Best Private High Schools in San Diego Area.

    Ocean View Christian Academy

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    Private School,

    SAN DIEGO, CA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says A friend of ours referred us to this wonderful school as we were struggling with the learn-from-home (aka staring at a screen all day) model given by our public charter school. OVCA has been open....

    Read 61 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 354,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  11. #14 Best Private High Schools in San Diego Area.

    The Waldorf School of San Diego

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    Private School,

    SAN DIEGO, CA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Our family discovered Waldorf when our daughter was in High School - but I wish my kids had the opportunity to start when they were little! It’s not just a school for us but a thriving, inclusive....

    Read 22 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 257,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  12. #15 Best Private High Schools in San Diego Area.

    Army and Navy Academy

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    Private School,

    CARLSBAD, CA,

    7-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says My son went to the Academy starting in 8th gr. He was a day student for the first two years and then transitioned to boarding student in 10th gr. The academics were challenging. Classroom discussions....

    Read 35 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 300,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

  13. #16 Best Private High Schools in San Diego Area.

    Pacific Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    ENCINITAS, CA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Pacific Academy Encinitas is a great place for students to receive individualized instruction in a small class room setting. The smaller sizes mean students get instant access to teachers and one on....

    Read 5 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 116,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  14. #18 Best Private High Schools in San Diego Area.

    St. Joseph Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    SAN MARCOS, CA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Saint Joseph Academy is such a blessing to our family. We couldn't be happier with the school and feel so proud to be part of this wonderful community. The classical academic program is rigorous and....

    Read 68 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 305,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

  15. #21 Best Private High Schools in San Diego Area.

    High Bluff Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    RANCHO SANTA FE, CA,

    9-12,

    14 Niche users give it an average review of 4.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says HIGHLY RECOMMEND! Hand-picked teachers who LOVE to teach and care about their students. They create a warm and excepting environment to learn at the students own pace, but challenging them along the....

    Read 14 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 100,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,