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2022 Best private schools in 20164

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  1. #1 Best Private High Schools in Virginia.

    The Madeira School

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    Private School,

    MCLEAN, VA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Madeira's mission of "launching women who change the world" guides every aspect of this unique educational experience. I am extremely grateful for my education and appreciate the environment Madeira....

    Read 98 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 343,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 4 to 1,

  2. #4 Best Private High Schools in Virginia.

    BASIS Independent McLean

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    Private School,

    MCLEAN, VA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says My kids have been attending Basis since before the pandemic, and we are so impressed! Rich academic curriculum, good inclusion of the arts, excellent opportunity for differentiation based on student....

    Read 47 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 522,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  3. #6 Best Private High Schools in Virginia.

    Pinnacle Academy

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    Private School,

    CHANTILLY, VA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says I met with this school when I moved to NOVA. I have two kids graduated from Pinnacle Academy. First of all, the teachers are so passionate and dedicated to their craft. My kids had incredible...Secondly, the school has the powerful and challenging academic curriculum. I followed my kids improving themselves at finding out and expecting higher from themselves as well. Now, my daughter and my...They loved the school environment and they were happy.Highly recommend!.

    Read 25 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 245,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

  4. #16 Best Private High Schools in Virginia.

    Oakcrest School

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    Private School,

    VIENNA, VA,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Oakcrest has been a wonderful place for my daughter to learn and grow. Since she arrived in 8th grade, she has grown and blossomed into a more Godly, confident and well-learned young lady. Oakcrest....

    Read 128 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 297,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  5. #53 Best Private High Schools in Virginia.

    Dominion Christian School

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    Private School,

    OAKTON, VA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says We came from FCPS and Dominion has totally blown us away and far exceeded our expectations. Every morning we get in the car, we say "It's gonna be another great day at Dominion!"Dominion lets kids be kids but they also expect the kids to put in their very best effort. Dominion kids have an advantage over the typical FCPS equivalent grade student thanks to the higher...Dominion is NOT Christian in name only. The curriculum is infused with prayer, hymns, scripture memorization, and an emphasis on building the children's faith and relationship with God as the...We could not be happier with having found Dominion!.

    Read 28 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 199,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

  6. #57 Best Private High Schools in Virginia.

    Ad Fontes Academy

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    Private School,

    CENTREVILLE, VA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Ad Fontes Academy has been an absolute blessing for our family. Our daughters love the school and we are thrilled with the quality of the Christ-centered education. We are a military family and....

    Read 25 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 218,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

  7. Cortona Academy

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    Private School,

    HERNDON, VA,

    7-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says When I was younger, school was a source of confidence. I felt like I was good at it and could end the day feeling accomplished. As I got older, that changed. School became frustrating. It began to....

    Read 24 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 75,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  8. Ambleside School

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    Private School,

    MCLEAN, VA,

    K-8,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says The good, the true, and the beautiful are all exemplified through Ambleside's focus on Christ-centered education. The literature based curriculum has a high regard for original work, challenging....

    Read 14 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 125,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

  9. The Langley School

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    Private School,

    MCLEAN, VA,

    PK, K-8,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Highly recommend! We have been at The Langley School for a decade, and have experienced every grade level from the varied perspectives of four children. The community embrace is unparalleled. Nurturing educators and staff, positively engaged parents, and friendly driven students. Kids live by Langley’s Core Values. School emphasizes teacher development and frequently ups their game on curriculum, to incorporate innovation, collaboration, and new techniques that acknowledge learning styles and experiential... Langley balances social emotional learning with academics. Every class incorporates SEL, e.g., self advocacy, collaboration, & empathy. Incredibly diverse population helps teach global perspective in every subject; we have classmates from Asia, Middle East, Africa, Europe, and S. America!.

    Read 25 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 480,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  10. St. Veronica Catholic School

    Private School,

    CHANTILLY, VA,

    K-8,

    3 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says This is our second year at St. Veronica's, since moving to the area from out of state. Our daughters continue to be challenged academically, while being taught in a loving Catholic environment. The...In today's world it feels even more critical that children grow up learning about moral choices and character values along with academics. While it may be a sacrifice to put your child in private....

    Read 3 reviews.

    Students: 369,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

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