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  1. #3 Best Private High Schools in America.

    Choate Rosemary Hall

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    Private School,

    WALLINGFORD, CT,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says As a day student who has also experienced boarding due to the Covid-19 Pandemic I would highly recommend Choate. Coming from a public middle school, Choate helped me transition into the fast paced....

    Read 161 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 868,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  2. #4 Best Private High Schools in America.

    The College Preparatory School

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    Private School,

    OAKLAND, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I've absolutely loved my time at College-Prep. It's the perfect place for students to be challenged intellectually, yet it's in a safe and welcoming environment. In my experience, there isn't really...We get a pretty bad rep for sports, but it's a great place to try out new sports! If you're not an athlete and you want to start a sport, everyone's super nice and there aren't many expectations....

    Read 84 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 373,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  3. #5 Best Private High Schools in America.

    Groton School

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    Private School,

    GROTON, MA,

    8-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says I came to Groton as a student who had never truly been challenged in any capacity in the classroom. Needless to say, I have now been challenged. I continue to be challenged in schoolwork, sports, and....

    Read 48 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 380,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 4 to 1,

  4. #7 Best Private High Schools in America.

    St. Mark's School of Texas

    Private School,

    DALLAS, TX,

    1-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says I have friends who are attending various private and public schools in the Dallas-Fort Worth area from grades 5 on through 12. In sitting down with the other dads it is undoubtedly true that no...Not only did the school literally review replace hundreds of things across the campus, they’ve also implemented a fantastic screening program, testing program, and communications program for...I know that when selecting schools grades, scores and college admissions are the number one priority. I never thought I would pick a school based upon their ability to handle a medical global...The school has literally blown us away! We are thankful that our son is there and hope that other schools can use them as a benchmark going into the winter of the pandemic..

    Read 72 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 863,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

  5. #12 Best Private High Schools in America.

    Stanford Online High School

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    Online School,

    REDWOOD CITY, CA,

    7-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Stanford Online has been a great experience for our son. The school is supportive, flexible, and motivating. It is a complete high school experience. Stanford is more of a community than we....

    Read 154 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 903,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

  6. #13 Best Private High Schools in America.

    Riverdale Country School

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    Private School,

    BRONX, NY,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Middle School Student says Hello,I now go to Riverdale as a middle school student. I have learned a lot in the process of not only being a Riverdale student but also becoming one. Unlike most other people, I went through the...Ryan.

    Read 61 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,219,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  7. #14 Best Private High Schools in America.

    The Lawrenceville School

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    Private School,

    LAWRENCEVILLE, NJ,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says L’ville is a selective, competitive school. If you are one out of 2500 accepted decide if Lawrenceville is a good fit. The school IS very demanding and you will be pushed hard to work 8:00am to....

    Read 162 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 822,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  8. #17 Best Private High Schools in America.

    Crystal Springs Uplands School

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    Private School,

    HILLSBOROUGH, CA,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Crystal prepares students for college! The only major downside is that I wish that there was more racial/ethnic diversity. There are only a few African-American students, roughly 5% of the entire school population, and it can be extremely...With that said, the academics are world-class. It definitely gives (and gave) me an advantage in testing, access to higher-level education, study skills, and essay writing. To those who are looking to apply, the biggest advice I would give is: Don't be afraid of the cost. The school gives excellent financial aid to those who truly need it..

    Read 44 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 539,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

  9. #18 Best Private High Schools in America.

    Regis High School

    Private School,

    NEW YORK, NY,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Regis is not just a place for academic excellence, but a place where learning go hand-in-hand with personal development and a drive to be impactful. Peers are highly motivated and inspiring, while....

    Read 139 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 532,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  10. #22 Best Private High Schools in America.

    Deerfield Academy

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    Private School,

    DEERFIELD, MA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Deerfield is a finely tuned machine with 225 years of practice educating some of the best CEOs, politicians and educators in the US. They have hands down the best facilities, teachers and admin and....

    Read 56 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 658,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,