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2022 Best Private Schools in Boston

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  1. #3 Best Private High Schools in Massachusetts.

    Noble and Greenough School

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    Private School,

    DEDHAM, MA,

    7-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Incredible school and culture of academics and athletics. Fantastic leadership and communication through ever changing scenarios of the pandemic. Our son, is happy, feels safe and thrives in an....

    Read 51 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 614,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

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  2. #5 Best Private High Schools in Massachusetts.

    Commonwealth School

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    Private School,

    BOSTON, MA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Commonwealth is wonderful! The faculty demand high academic rigor at the same time as giving the students all the support and scaffolding they need to reach their limits. All the adults in the school....

    Read 34 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 147,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

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  3. #7 Best Private High Schools in Massachusetts.

    Boston University Academy

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    Private School,

    BOSTON, MA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Our son is in his second year at BUA. Now that we're "seasoned" members of the school community and more experienced in how the school is led, organized, and run on a daily basis, we are even more....

    Read 63 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 222,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

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  4. #8 Best Private High Schools in Massachusetts.

    Milton Academy

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    Private School,

    MILTON, MA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Milton Academy students leverage their top-tier academics to achieve their goals. Whether that be in academics, athletics, the arts, or in social justice, everything these students do is done at the....

    Read 137 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,020,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

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  5. #10 Best Private High Schools in Massachusetts.

    Buckingham Browne & Nichols School

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    Private School,

    CAMBRIDGE, MA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says This is my seventh year at BB&N, and I have loved attending the school. The teachers all care deeply about their subject and the student experience. Every year I have at least two who completely....

    Read 74 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,037,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

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  6. #12 Best Private High Schools in Massachusetts.

    Winsor School

    Private School,

    BOSTON, MA,

    5-12,

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

    Featured Review: Freshman says So I saw someone say that if you are a rich white girl who wants to be a doctor, this school is for you, but I disagree. Yes, obviously there will be some "rich, white girls" but it is not your money....

    Read 76 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 450,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

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  7. #13 Best Private High Schools in Massachusetts.

    The Roxbury Latin School

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    Private School,

    WEST ROXBURY, MA,

    7-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says I have two sons at Roxbury Latin, and I cannot say enough about their intellectual and character growth while at the school. Every one of my sons' teachers has challenged them to be the best versions....

    Read 48 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 309,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

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  8. #14 Best Private High Schools in Massachusetts.

    The Rivers School

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    Private School,

    WESTON, MA,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says We have been very pleased with our Rivers experience. In addition to offering excellent academics and extracurricular opportunities, the school is committed to student wellness. There are two....

    Read 43 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 521,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

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  9. #15 Best Private High Schools in Massachusetts.

    Belmont Hill School

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    Private School,

    BELMONT, MA,

    7-12,

    22 Niche users give it an average review of 4.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Truly a safe and supportive environment to forge your own path, the Belmont Hill School has allowed me to explore all kinds of academic and athletic topics, and the wonderful teachers and tight-knit....

    Read 22 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 462,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

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  10. #19 Best Private High Schools in Massachusetts.

    British International School of Boston

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    Private School,

    BOSTON (JAMAICA PLAIN), MA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Our children moved from a local State school to BISB three years ago. From day one the school has provided a first class academic and social education, helping children become well rounded members of....

    Read 101 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 475,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

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  11. #21 Best Private High Schools in Massachusetts.

    Dana Hall School

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    Private School,

    WELLELSEY, MA,

    5-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says We have experienced both public and private high schools and in the end, it’s what the student makes of the available opportunities. We find Dana Hall to be an excellent school with caring and....

    Read 69 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 483,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

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  12. #22 Best Private High Schools in Massachusetts.

    Newton Country Day School

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    Private School,

    NEWTON, MA,

    5-12,

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

    Featured Review: Freshman says I am having a great experience at this school! I have had a couple of bad experiences with teachers, where the teacher emotionally hurt me and my sister..

    Read 51 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 396,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

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  13. #23 Best Private High Schools in Massachusetts.

    St. Sebastian's School

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    Private School,

    NEEDHAM, MA,

    7-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Our son started as a 9th grader in the fall of 2020. The school has exceeded our very high expectations.Even with the ongoing pandemic, the school has managed to provide an academically rigorous and caring/supportive community. The teachers are extraordinary. They know our son very well and truly care about his academic AND personal and spiritual development. His academic transition from public school has been seamless. We...In this uncertain time with so much angst in society, I can not think of a better community for our son to be part of. On a daily basis the faculty and administration communicate their time tested....

    Read 46 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 380,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

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  14. #24 Best Private High Schools in Massachusetts.

    The Cambridge School of Weston

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    Private School,

    WESTON, MA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says The history, art, and dance department are fantastic! The students are given a good amount of freedom to be creative, and the class options are very extensive. Test taking and paper writing are more....

    Read 67 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 314,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

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  15. #30 Best Private High Schools in Massachusetts.

    Beaver Country Day School

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    Private School,

    CHESTNUT HILL, MA,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says When looking for schools for my son, I wanted the strong academics, but I also wanted an environment that fostered independent thinking and discovery; an increasingly difficult combination to find....

    Read 87 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 457,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 4 to 1,

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  16. #32 Best Private High Schools in Massachusetts.

    Gann Academy

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    Private School,

    WALTHAM, MA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Gann Academy is a great school They really hold true to their core values of create, care, connect, and strive. The faculty and staff are excellent. Gann strives to educate and empower students,....

    Read 65 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 286,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

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  17. #34 Best Private High Schools in Massachusetts.

    International School of Boston

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    Private School,

    CAMBRIDGE, MA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says An outstanding, thoughtful, knowledgeable, and passionate team delivering world class education! ISB offers a strong curriculum, offers best practices from across the world, and gives our children....

    Read 80 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 559,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

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  18. #35 Best Private High Schools in Massachusetts.

    Brimmer and May School

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    Private School,

    CHESTNUT HILL, MA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says We have children in all divisions of the school. It has been an unbelievable experience for all of our kids! Our kids always want to be at school. They feel loved and connected in addition to loving....

    Read 52 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 397,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

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  19. #37 Best Private High Schools in Massachusetts.

    Thayer Academy

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    Private School,

    BRAINTREE, MA,

    5-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Absolute best school ever! Words won't do it justice. I transferred into Thayer seeking a new rejuvenating academic environment and Thayer has exceeded all expectations. The one thing that stood out....

    Read 88 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 706,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

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  20. #38 Best Private High Schools in Massachusetts.

    The Newman School

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    Private School,

    BOSTON, MA,

    7-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I am a current Newman School Senior and I have loved being apart of this community! It really does feel like family. Everyone from the students to the teachers really do want to see us succeed. The....

    Read 73 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 225,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

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  21. #42 Best Private High Schools in Massachusetts.

    Montrose School

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    Private School,

    MEDFIELD, MA,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says We love Montrose School for our middle school girls for so many wonderful reasons. The positive school environment, the support provided to the students and the excellent faculty who care deeply for....

    Read 74 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 200,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

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  22. #43 Best Private High Schools in Massachusetts.

    Lexington Christian Academy

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    Private School,

    LEXINGTON, MA,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Our family has been a part of the Lexington Christian Academy community for five years. Our child is in the Upper School, is thriving and loves LCA.2020 has been a year like no other and LCA has risen to the challenge to provide an excellent education. When the pandemic hit, LCA was able to pivot to online learning within a couple of weeks. The...This school year, LCA has been in-person with some remote days. The transition between the two has been seamless. LCA has taken all the necessary precautions to allow students and staff to be...We highly recommend Lexington Christian Academy!.

    Read 69 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 291,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

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  23. #45 Best Private High Schools in Massachusetts.

    Dexter Southfield School

    Private School,

    BROOKLINE, MA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Freshman says Everything is amazing here the diversity score is outdated and completely untrue, the school is amazing.

    Read 38 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 754,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

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  24. #46 Best Private High Schools in Massachusetts.

    Boston Trinity Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    BOSTON, MA,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Though I am almost done with my time here at Boston Trinity, this is my home. This is my family. With our new covid protocols, we have lost a lot of the aspects that make the community what it always....

    Read 79 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 234,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

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  25. #50 Best Private High Schools in Massachusetts.

    Chapel Hill-Chauncy Hall School

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    Private School,

    WALTHAM, MA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Chapel Hill-Chauncey Hill HS has provided a nurturing, yet academically, challenging environment that our daughter has thrived in. Teachers, staff and administration take time to know our daughter....

    Read 61 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 180,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

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