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2024 Best Private Schools in North Carolina

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  1. #1 Best Private High Schools in North Carolina.

    Cary Academy

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    Private School,

    CARY, NC,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says The teachers (except a few who have a really weird teacher styling and I feel like were just hired cause they were "unique") are amazing and super helpful. The academics in terms of actually learning....

    Read 107 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 789,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  2. #2 Best Private High Schools in North Carolina.

    Durham Academy

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    Private School,

    DURHAM, NC,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Happy, Moral, Productive is the school motto & DA lives by it, producing well-balanced students. The administration is great. Many opportunities to be involved as parents. When we toured here looking....

    Read 108 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,237,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  3. #9 Best Private High Schools in North Carolina.

    Charlotte Latin School

    Private School,

    CHARLOTTE, NC,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says CLS prepared me so well for college. I attended a top university and felt like the transition from high school to a rigorous college environment was smooth––if not easier than my high school....

    Read 90 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,481,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  4. #10 Best Private High Schools in North Carolina.

    Greensboro Day School

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    Private School,

    GREENSBORO, NC,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Greensboro Day School is very supportive academically and in the college-prep sense. The teachers want you to succeed, and it is easy to communicate with them both inside and outside of school. The...As for the student life, it is very heavily sports focused with less focus on the arts and academics. It is not very diverse, and students often appear to be unaware of their privilege and position....

    Read 63 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 951,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  5. #11 Best Private High Schools in North Carolina.

    Asheville School

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    Private School,

    ASHEVILLE, NC,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says Asheville School has been a wonderful experience for my growth. It challenges me academically but I am able to pick my course load difficulty, and there is no pressure to perform highly. The teachers....

    Read 105 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 290,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  6. #13 Best Private High Schools in North Carolina.

    Fayetteville Academy

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    Private School,

    FAYETTEVILLE, NC,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says By far the BEST school in town - the rigorous academic curriculum, early introduction to college-style course/class transition, extensive elective offerings, strong cultural acceptance, individual....

    Read 60 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 388,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  7. #14 Best Private High Schools in North Carolina.

    Forsyth Country Day School

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    Private School,

    LEWISVILLE, NC,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Best decision we have made for our son throughout his academic career. Our family chose to send our 6th grader to Forsyth Country Day School and we are so thrilled with the academic, student....

    Read 67 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 924,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

  8. #19 Best Private High Schools in North Carolina.

    Cardinal Gibbons High School

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    Private School,

    RALEIGH, NC,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I was very nervous When I walked through the door on my first day high school but the overall welcoming, friendliness, and Kindness of the students, teachers, and facility helped make my nerves....

    Read 247 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,611,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

  9. #23 Best Private High Schools in North Carolina.

    The O'Neal School

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    Private School,

    SOUTHERN PINES, NC,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says My family is very happy at the O’Neal School! We have a 2nd, 4th, & 6th grader and have found so much to love for each one of them! The campus is beautiful, with wonderful playgrounds and outdoor....

    Read 66 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 540,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

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