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2024 Best Private Schools in the Tampa Area

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  1. #1 Best Private High Schools in Tampa Area.

    Berkeley Preparatory School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    TAMPA, FL,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Berkely was a huge help in preparing me for college. If anything, I was way over prepared! They helped me get into my dream school of the University of Miami of which I graduated Magna Cum Laude. The....

    Read 109 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,420,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

  2. #2 Best Private High Schools in Tampa Area.

    Tampa Preparatory School

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    Private School,

    TAMPA, FL,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says A Higher Purpose Than Self…The Tampa Prep Difference! This school truly has a dynamic and progressive approach to education. It provides students with a foundation and preparation for life in all....

    Read 91 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 710,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

  3. #3 Best Private High Schools in Tampa Area.

    Carrollwood Day School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    TAMPA, FL,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Carrollwood Day school provides an outstanding educational environment. It is led with great vision and passion and is driven by a high-level team of teachers who promote the ideals of the...With two children currently at CDS (middle school and upper school), we appreciate the wide array of classes and extracurricular clubs e.g., Entrepreneur club, Duke of Edinburgh club, altruistic...My wife and I highly recommend CDS to any parent seeking to have their children in a thriving and productive environment where their children are “prepared and inspired to better the world”..

    Read 110 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,237,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

  4. #5 Best Private High Schools in Tampa Area.

    Academy of the Holy Names

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    TAMPA, FL,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I have had a great experience at Academy of the Holy Names. I transferred to this school before 10th grade, and the transition ran smoothy because of the support from teachers and students throughout....

    Read 130 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 994,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

  5. #6 Best Private High Schools in Tampa Area.

    Shorecrest Preparatory School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    ST. PETERSBURG, FL,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says The teachers are the best part of Shorecrest. Many of my teachers used to be college professors, and nearly all have at least a master's; many have a Ph.D. My only issue is that some of the STEM...The most significant issue at Shorecrest is that clubs cannot fundraise, which eliminates opportunities for students to bolster the surrounding community and their college applications. However,....

    Read 73 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,038,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

  6. #13 Best Private High Schools in Tampa Area.

    Tampa Catholic High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    TAMPA, FL,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says I was a transfer after spending my freshman year at the public school that was closest to my house. I spent two weeks of my sophomore year at the public school and I knew it wasn’t the right fit for...To say this school was a God send is a an understatement. The students and staff welcomed me in such a loving way; I am where I need to be..

    Read 165 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 715,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

  7. #15 Best Private High Schools in Tampa Area.

    Bishop McLaughlin Catholic High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    SPRING HILL, FL,

    9-12,

    105 Niche users give it an average review of 4.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says As an alum of Bishop McLaughlin Catholic High School, I'm excited to highlight its standout features in this concise review. Bishop McLaughlin maintains high standards with diverse courses and dedicated faculty, preparing students for future challenges.Engaged and supportive, the teaching staff goes beyond traditional roles, fostering a positive learning environment.Efficient and transparent, the administration ensures smooth operations and fosters collaboration through regular communication.Known for warmth, the school community actively collaborates on events, fundraisers, and maintains open lines of communication.Rooted in Catholic values, the school emphasizes character development and spiritual growth through various initiatives.Bishop McLaughlin Catholic High School comes highly recommended for its commitment to academic excellence, character development, and an inclusive community, providing a transformative experience for....

    Read 105 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 350,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

  8. #18 Best Private High Schools in Tampa Area.

    Cambridge Christian School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    TAMPA, FL,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Other says I am a grandparent of two graduates of Cambridge Christian School. I have been privileged to see the impact this school has had on my grandsons. As an educator myself, I had heard about the excellent....

    Read 86 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 750,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

  9. #23 Best Private High Schools in Tampa Area.

    Cristo Rey Tampa Salesian High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    TAMPA, FL,

    9-12,

    26 Niche users give it an average review of 4.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Cristo Rey wasn't even on our radar as a school selection. Since we attended Catholic school I just assumed Tampa Catholic would be the natural progression; we sat at the Cristo Rey presentation....

    Read 26 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 227,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

  10. #25 Best Private High Schools in Tampa Area.

    Bayshore Christian School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    TAMPA, FL,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Bayshore Christian School offers an enriching high school experience. I came from a school where I felt very out of place and where I struggled with bullying. At Bayshore, I discovered a sense of....

    Read 52 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 287,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

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