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2024 Best Private Schools in Los Angeles

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  1. #1 Best Private High Schools in California.

    Harvard-Westlake School

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    Private School,

    STUDIO CITY, CA,

    7-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says At Harvard-Westlake School, the campus exudes academic excellence and a vibrant community spirit. Students engage in rigorous coursework, propelled by passionate and accomplished faculty. The....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,620,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  2. #11 Best Private High Schools in California.

    Windward School

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    Private School,

    LOS ANGELES, CA,

    7-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says My elementary and secondary years were at predominantly white schools. They were spaces where my dual – maybe even triple! – identity was obvious, and where I learned to navigate my status. I was a...Truth be heard since I was a multiethnic minority in a largely white environment, it could have been simpler to assimilate. Instead, I accepted my standing out as a gift and advocated for...As I move forward to University I’m determined to stay the course, foster inclusivity, and advance multicultural understanding. I know how it feels to be an underrepresented multiethnic and....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 625,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  3. #22 Best Private High Schools in California.

    Westridge School

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    Private School,

    PASADENA, CA,

    4-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Attending an all-girls school like Westridge has been a formative experience for me. The academics are very challenging and the school culture is a bit toxic surrounding academics. There is a culture....

    Read 132 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 550,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

  4. #35 Best Private High Schools in California.

    Oakwood School

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    Private School,

    NORTH HOLLYWOOD, CA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Oakwood clicked for our family from first blush, and our daughter is thriving there. Oakwood's warmth and close-knit community makes it feel like a neighborhood school, but it offers the top-notch....

    Read 67 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 828,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  5. #37 Best Private High Schools in California.

    Vistamar School

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    Private School,

    EL SEGUNDO, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says I'm a mom of a current sophomore at Vistamar '26, and my child has been having a wonderfully imperfect experience on all levels, academically, athletically, artistically, culturally, socially, and...Our teen did not come with a group of friends but was quickly able to meet peers and made a friend during the 9th grade orientation sessions that occurred before school even started. Every family is....

    Read 119 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 272,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  6. #67 Best Private High Schools in California.

    St. John Bosco High School

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    Private School,

    BELLFLOWER, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says I was a boy who, before Bosco, had nothing, and that school gave me everything: a family, a playground, and a church. I never thought going to an all boy school would have the impact on my life that...The teachers, faculty, and staff are all pleasant to be around. While they enforce a high standard, they’ll make sure to incorporate sufficient love with necessary discipline. Bosco is a place where all young men can go to school, feel welcomed, loved, and cared for. You also have the athletics: Football national championships, basketball playing in CIF championships, wrestling wins everything every year. It’s unmatched.If you wish to go to a school where you’re gonna met the friends of a lifetime, learn from world-class teachers, and love life… Bosco is the place for you..

    Read 170 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 808,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

  7. #72 Best Private High Schools in California.

    The Archer School for Girls

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    Private School,

    LOS ANGELES, CA,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says As a recent alum, I can attest that if I ever have a daughter, I will most certainly be enrolling her at Archer. I cannot express my gratitude enough towards this community, the academics, and all....

    Read 130 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 490,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  8. #76 Best Private High Schools in California.

    Ambassador Christian School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    TORRANCE, CA,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Other says Ambassador is an incredible school with some of the best teachers and staff! The school has a great reputation for being a loving community to families while maintaining its academic rigor. Some....

    Read 13 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 140,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

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