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  1. #1 Best Private High Schools in Atlanta Area.

    The Westminster Schools

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    Private School,

    ATLANTA, GA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says The Westminster Schools is a great institution for a high schooler's education. The teachers are great, the school spirit and athletic department is exceptional, and each student graduates fully....

    Read 187 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,870,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  2. #2 Best Private High Schools in Atlanta Area.

    Pace Academy

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    Private School,

    ATLANTA, GA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says There is no other school like Pace Academy. It is truly such an amazing place. I attended Pace 9th-12th grade, and wouldn't have changed it for anything. I had so many incredible experiences and grew...The Pace faculty is unmatched. Teachers are incredibly dedicated to their students success, not only academically but as a whole person. Teaching students to build relationships with their teachers...I felt fully supported in everything that I was involved in at Pace. I had close friends that shared my interests, and close friends that had completely different passions than me, something I think...Pace exceeded my expectations:)..

    Read 57 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,120,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  3. #3 Best Private High Schools in Atlanta Area.

    Fulton Science Academy Private School

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    Private School,

    ALPHARETTA, GA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says My girls have been in FSA for 4 years and just started their high school journey. This is an amazing school with great academics, engaging faculty and administrative team, and wonderful hardworking....

    Read 69 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 870,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  4. #4 Best Private High Schools in Atlanta Area.

    Atlanta International School

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    Private School,

    ATLANTA, GA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Our children graduated in 2016 & 2018 & AIS keeps on giving! They have a great network of friends and connections all around the world. It's true that the IB curriculum is challenging but (& this is unusual) the entire school follow it, not just an elite few, so the level of IB expertise, resource and support is unparalleled. There are myths about the language programs, you really don't need to be a linguist! Ours had no 2nd language when they joined, one finished with a bilingual IB Diploma, another took standard level...AIS prepared our kids well for universities in the US and abroad & the school gave us all a really interesting, supportive community. We wanted them to have a great education, a friendly community and a truly international outlook and that is exactly what the school gave them..

    Read 89 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,314,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  5. #5 Best Private High Schools in Atlanta Area.

    The Paideia School

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    Private School,

    ATLANTA, GA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says I entered Paideia in eight grade. The biggest difference between Paideia and my old school was the the focus on the arts. Paideia has great musical and visual arts facilities. Something else very....

    Read 65 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,036,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  6. #6 Best Private High Schools in Atlanta Area.

    Woodward Academy

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    Private School,

    COLLEGE PARK, GA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says As a Mom, I think my child is simply amazing, but Woodward has helped validate the greatness I knew was inside her, and she finally sees it for herself.The care from the faculty and staff is amazing. They noticed when my daughter wasn't having the best day, especially as she transitioned to a new school in the midst of a pandemic.Her teachers (especially Miss Cato) took an active role in making her feel at home. She was challenged but never discouraged.The diversity (in all facets of that word) is there. With the extensive bus system, she meets people from all over Atlanta and surrounding areas. This can be hard when it comes to playdates, but it...She moved from another independent school where sports was a career for the students. Here she can participate for the joy of the sport and not see if she can make states (although some of her...I am looking forward to many more years as a War Eagle!.

    Read 263 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,522,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  7. #2 Best Public High Schools in Atlanta Area.

    Northview High School

    Fulton County Schools, GA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says When I came to Northview I couldn't speak english very well but they have a special class for ESOL student and there are some benefits for them for example In the history classes we have a teacher...Also Northview has a lot of clubs I personally join to the chess club and they registered us for the tournaments.Northview Gave us each chromebook which make our job a lot easier we don't have to carry a lot of book with ourselves and all the books are available online. At the end I love going to school when my is school is Northview!.

    Read 650 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,750,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 19 to 1,

  8. #7 Best Private High Schools in Atlanta Area.

    The Lovett School

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    Private School,

    ATLANTA, GA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says This is our family’s fifth year at Lovett, and we couldn’t be happier with the education that our children are receiving at this special school. The faculty is outstanding and dedicated, including in....

    Read 139 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,661,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  9. #8 Best Private High Schools in Atlanta Area.

    The Walker School

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    Private School,

    MARIETTA, GA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says The Walker School is the ONLY private school in Cobb County that is college preparatory. The Walker School challenges each student academically, offers multiple art programs, and has over 22 sports..."The Walker School has THE BEST guidelines and protocols for our students and faculty to stay safe during the COVID19 pandemic." The teachers at The Walker School are EXCELLENT! The teachers care....

    Read 95 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 897,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  10. #9 Best Private High Schools in Atlanta Area.

    Pinecrest Academy

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    Private School,

    CUMMING, GA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Our daughter joined in middle school. The school offers a personalized family feel experience where they truly care about your child and family. Our daughter is academically challenged and thriving.....

    Read 126 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 454,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  11. #5 Best Public High Schools in Atlanta Area.

    Chattahoochee High School

    Fulton County Schools, GA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says When looking at Chattahoochee overal, I would say it is a very good high school that can fit most needs of students. There are classes that vary to support classes, on level, honors, to AP classes....Most students will have the opportunity to take a career tech class, classes that are more focused on specific areas, such as computer science, and engineer, graphic design, as well as some medical....

    Read 578 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,885,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

  12. #11 Best Private High Schools in Atlanta Area.

    Wesleyan School

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    Private School,

    PEACHTREE CORNERS, GA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Wesleyan is a true gem, and there is no other like it. First and foremost, the administrators and faculty truly love the Lord and incorporate faith into the curriculum as well as how they guide the....

    Read 108 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,171,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  13. #13 Best Private High Schools in Atlanta Area.

    Atlanta Girls' School

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    Private School,

    ATLANTA, GA,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says My daughter joined AGS in 6th grade from a larger Atlanta private school. She entered as a shy, soft spoken and timid girl and emerged as a confident, well-spoken, fearless young lady with robust....

    Read 107 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 186,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  14. #7 Best Public High Schools in Atlanta Area.

    South Forsyth High School

    Forsyth County Schools, GA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says I have been in South Forsyth High School for my Junior and Senior Year of High School. At first, I found the classes to be quite difficult but within a month I got the hang of it. South Forsyth is....

    Read 618 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,289,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

  15. #15 Best Private High Schools in Atlanta Area.

    Landmark Christian School

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    Private School,

    FAIRBURN, GA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Amazing faculty who genuinely love teaching to the whole child. Landmark offers unique opportunities in new technologies - coding, 3-D printing, and advanced engineering. The Aviation academy is a...Landmark is truly a Christ-centered school that provides students with genuine attention and personalized learning. We have three children at Landmark and are very happy with the incredible...The elementary faculty are also amazing. We have one in K5 and her teachers are the best!.

    Read 192 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,038,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,