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2022 Best Private Schools in Seattle

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  1. #1 Best Private High Schools in Washington.

    Lakeside School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    SEATTLE, WA,

    5-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says The education was amazing, and the teachers really care about each student's individual progress. There are so many opportunities to explore what you're interested in! Our electives are in-depth and....

    Read 104 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 838,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

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  2. #2 Best Private High Schools in Washington.

    The Overlake School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    REDMOND, WA,

    5-12,

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

    Featured Review: Freshman says It is an amazing experience to go to Overlake! Coming in as a new student, it was amazing how inclusive the students and faculty are. The teachers hold office hours and really want you to succeed.....

    Read 91 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 529,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

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  3. #3 Best Private High Schools in Washington.

    Eastside Preparatory School

    Private School,

    KIRKLAND, WA,

    5-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says EPS is a great school for students who are willing to work hard for a supportive atmosphere. It is very heavy on homework and finals, but the teachers are supportive and flexible. They do not have....

    Read 20 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 428,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

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  4. #5 Best Private High Schools in Washington.

    University Prep

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    SEATTLE, WA,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says UPrep has been such a great place for our family. Our sons began in 6th grade and while they are very different students, they each found great friends and lots of ways to engage and learn at UPrep.....

    Read 63 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 628,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

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  5. #6 Best Private High Schools in Washington.

    The Bush School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    SEATTLE, WA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Bush feels like a small liberal arts college in Seattle. And the academics feel like college too! Round table discussions, experience project learning, high teacher to student ratio..

    Read 81 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 629,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

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  6. #8 Best Private High Schools in Washington.

    Seattle Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    SEATTLE, WA,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says I am a junior at SAAS and I love it. I have been at SAAS since middle school. The amazing science and arts electives are something that is unique to here. I can take neuroscience right after ceramics....

    Read 105 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,050,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

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  7. #9 Best Private High Schools in Washington.

    The Northwest School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    SEATTLE, WA,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Our youngest child is in the 4th year at NWS. Our oldest child is in a different school (senior) and that school has a very high rank with this site. The ranking is only as relevant as your child...One distinction is their Humanities program. The curriculum integrates language arts, social studies, and geography in Middle School and history, English, philosophy, art history, and literature in...The teachers and administrators are passionate about building a whole child and cultivating a caring school culture. When a significant event happens in the real world, the teachers allow time for....

    Read 67 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 452,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

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  8. #10 Best Private High Schools in Washington.

    The Bear Creek School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    REDMOND, WA,

    PK, K-12,

    77 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says This school has provided our three children an incredible foundation since preschool. Our children are now in 5th, 3rd and 1st grade and have developed a love for learning in all aspects of the....

    Read 77 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 893,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

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  9. #11 Best Private High Schools in Washington.

    Forest Ridge School of the Sacred Heart

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    BELLEVUE, WA,

    5-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says My daughter has thrived in the middle school at Forest Ridge. Her teachers care deeply not only about her academic development and achievement, but also about her as a person. You won't find a team....

    Read 55 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 300,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

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  10. #12 Best Private High Schools in Washington.

    Seattle Preparatory School

    Private School,

    SEATTLE, WA,

    9-12,

    99 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Seattle Prep is a great place with a tight-knit community. For the most part, the teachers are committed to helping you succeed, and there are some truly amazing students and teachers. However, the....

    Read 99 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 720,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

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  11. #13 Best Private High Schools in Washington.

    Holy Names Academy

    Private School,

    SEATTLE, WA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says My daughter grew from a fourth grader wanting to attend Holy Names Academy because its building looked like Hogwarts, to a rising ninth grader wanting to attend for the all-girls academic excellence,....

    Read 254 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 660,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

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  12. #16 Best Private High Schools in Washington.

    Bishop Blanchet High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    SEATTLE, WA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says I loved my experience at Blanchet! I discovered so much about myself and the aspirations I want to pursue in life because of opportunities I received at BBHS. I grew up in Catholic schools but left....

    Read 208 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 854,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

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  13. #18 Best Private High Schools in Washington.

    Northwest Yeshiva High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    MERCER ISLAND, WA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says NYHS has been a great choice for our son. We love the small class size, which enables each student to receive the full attention of every teacher.The teachers are excellent and the course offerings are challenging and adaptive to the interests of the students and faculty. In a small school, teachers are able to request and read multiple drafts....

    Read 19 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 53,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 2 to 1,

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  14. #21 Best Private High Schools in Washington.

    Bellevue Christian School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    CLYDE HILL, WA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says We never dreamed our 3 kids (1st, 5th and 7th grades) would attend private school, but Covid quickly changed that, so we decided to look into it more. I would encourage others to do the same. You...Now our eyes are opened to a new world that fits our family so well! We were fitting in less and less in the changing public school culture and academics, at BCS our family feels at home, equipped...Our kids are noticed, loved and guided by quality staff and teachers. They found friends quickly and now have less social anxiety and more focus. They keep asking if they can stay, and of course, our....

    Read 71 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,050,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

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  15. #22 Best Private High Schools in Washington.

    Hillside Student Community School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    BELLEVUE, WA,

    5-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says My daughter joined Hillside as a 6th grader and is now in her senior year. She has developed critical thinking skills, writing skills, and the ability to work on projects. Through her time here, she....

    Read 44 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 37,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 4 to 1,

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  16. #26 Best Private High Schools in Washington.

    Seattle Waldorf School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    SEATTLE, WA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Seattle Waldorf high school is very community-oriented. The teachers become your mentors and aren't just there for the job. Because we are a small school, classes become tight-knit units where peers....

    Read 22 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 318,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

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  17. #28 Best Private High Schools in Washington.

    Shoreline Christian School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    SHORELINE, WA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Shoreline Christian is a fabulous school! My son started at SCS in kindergarten. I wasn't totally sure about private school when we started, but now that he is there, I can't imagine him anywhere....

    Read 15 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 215,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

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  18. #30 Best Private High Schools in Washington.

    King's Schools

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    SEATTLE, WA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says The thing I relished the most about this school was the loving community. Back in public school I dreaded attending each day. I strongly felt like nobody cared about me. But when I transferred to....

    Read 149 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,346,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

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  19. #31 Best Private High Schools in Washington.

    O'Dea High School

    Private School,

    SEATTLE, WA,

    9-12,

    87 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says O'Dea has been a great experience for my son. My son rows crew so he did not participate with the school's team since he is with a private rowng club. The boys are very congenial with each other....

    Read 87 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 490,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

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  20. #34 Best Private High Schools in Washington.

    Cedar Park Christian School - Mountlake Terrace Campus

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    MOUNTLAKE TERRACE, WA,

    7-12,

    13 Niche users give it an average review of 2.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I have such great memories from this place and feel like I was prepared for college very well. The school had strong academic rigor and was big into sports. The teachers made an effort to connect....

    Read 13 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 115,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

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  21. #40 Best Private High Schools in Washington.

    Pacific Christian Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    FEDERAL WAY, WA,

    PK, K-12,

    30 Niche users give it an average review of 3.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says My kids love PCA. The staff mixes the right amt. of fun with challenging wrk for the students. K-3 rd grade academics are developmentally appropriate and 4th - 12 grade is academically rigorous. The....

    Read 30 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 231,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

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  22. #41 Best Private High Schools in Washington.

    Kennedy Catholic High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    BURIEN, WA,

    9-12,

    167 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says In recent years, Kennedy has had their “rip off the bandaid” moment. It was inevitable, nothing thrives in a vacuum. It would have been easiest for the school to just reapply another bandaid, put on....

    Read 167 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 815,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

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  23. #43 Best Private High Schools in Washington.

    Cedar Park Christian School - Bothell Campus

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    BOTHELL, WA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Cedar Park is an amazing school with outstanding faculty who are interested in knowing you outside of academics and will do everything in their power to help you succeed and keep the tuition....

    Read 43 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 1,000,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

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  24. #46 Best Private High Schools in Washington.

    Seattle Christian School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    SEATAC, WA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says We love Seattle Christian! From the small class sizes to the caring teachers, I know my kids are getting exactly what they need to prep them for life to come. Each teacher has been so intentional....

    Read 83 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 509,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

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  25. #53 Best Private High Schools in Washington.

    Chrysalis School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    WOODINVILLE, WA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says My daughter is flourishing at Chrysalis. Every class is tailored to meet her needs and engage her curiosity and learning. She is more confident and happier than ever before and really feeling....

    Read 10 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 206,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 4 to 1,

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