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  1. #3 Best Private High Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    Polytechnic School

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    Private School,

    PASADENA, CA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says As a parent of current poly students, I can attest to the quality of the teachers, faculty, student body and facilities. Poly is academically rigorous and sets high expectations for its students...inclusion, tolerance and integrity are all modeled and reinforced throughout the campus at every grade level. Poly can of course continue to work on its diversity by reaching out to the larger Los....

    Read 104 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 872,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  2. #4 Best Private High Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    Westridge School

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    Private School,

    PASADENA, CA,

    4-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says When we were looking for private school, we were looking for a school not only offers robust academic curriculums, but also emphasizes on character and social-emotional learning. Our daughters have....

    Read 126 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 550,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

  3. #8 Best Private High Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    The Webb Schools

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    Private School,

    CLAREMONT, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Recent alum here, fantastic school for academic development. The teachers here are top notch and the relationships they foster with students is extremely unique at the high school level. We were...The ONLY negative gripe I have with Webb is the college admissions staff and their deceiving system that is inherently unequal. They claim to use a system based on "fit," but instead cater to a....

    Read 87 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 399,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  4. #9 Best Private High Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    Chadwick School

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    Private School,

    PALOS VERDES PENINSULA, CA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Chadwick is a great school. It is challenging, welcoming, supportive, and so much more. I feel at home at Chadwick, I have many friends and great relationships with my teachers. Chadwick has SO MANY....

    Read 94 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 867,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  5. #11 Best Private High Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    Crossroads School for Arts & Sciences

    Private School,

    SANTA MONICA, CA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says At Crossroads School, students thrive as learners, artists, and people. Rigorous coursework, paired with high level discussions of society's major problems, push students to become active global....

    Read 47 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,174,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  6. #12 Best Private High Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    Sierra Canyon School

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    Private School,

    CHATSWORTH, CA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says We have had an amazing experience at Sierra Canyon. Our son is a student-athlete. Academics are very important to him. He finished his senior year with a 4.4 GPA while playing on one of the top....

    Read 101 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,030,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

  7. #13 Best Private High Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    TVT Community Day School

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    Private School,

    IRVINE, CA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Under the difficult period of Covid-19, everyone is struggling to adapt to rapid changes. When times like this extend, individual strength slowly fades away. Where shall we draw strength from? The...TVT as the forerunner, gave us some very good examples of smart decision making. We draw strength from it and we‘re very proud to be a part of TVT!.

    Read 164 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 741,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

  8. #16 Best Private High Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    St. Margaret's Episcopal School

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    Private School,

    SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, CA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says I have 2 children at St. Margaret's and I can't say enough good things about the school and the environment. They really do try to develop the whole child. It isn't just a factory trying to turn...If you want your child to develop into a great adult with compassion and drive, then SMES is an excellent place to go..

    Read 54 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,250,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  9. #19 Best Private High Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    The Archer School for Girls

    Private School,

    LOS ANGELES, CA,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I loved my six years at Archer and would recommend it to any girl who is invested in their education and loves learning. The teachers are amazing; I have never felt bored by the classes. You are....

    Read 125 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 496,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  10. #2 Best Public High Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    Troy High School

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    Fullerton Joint Union High School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I am currently a Senior at Troy High School and have overall really enjoyed my experience here. I have nothing but great things to say about the Teachers, each teacher I have had has done an amazing....

    Read 937 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,602,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 25 to 1,

  11. #22 Best Private High Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    Flintridge Sacred Heart

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    Private School,

    LA CANADA FLINTRIDGE, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says I love Flintridge Sacred Heart because of the community. Everyone is so supportive and encouraging. I can be friends with anyone and I feel comfortable being myself. Everyone has so much school....

    Read 158 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 367,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,