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2024 Best Schools in the Washington, D.C. Area

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  1. #146 Best Private High Schools in America.

    Georgetown Preparatory School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    NORTH BETHESDA, MD,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Words cannot express how grateful I am for Georgetown Preparatory School and the faculty that work here. I transferred to Georgetown Prep as a sophomore and that came with its own challenges. Being a....

    Read 70 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 506,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

  2. #227 Best Private High Schools in America.

    Veritas Collegiate Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    ARLINGTON, VA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I have attended Veritas for a number of years (starting in 9th grade) and believe it to be time well spent, as I not only gained a lot of knowledge needed to assist me with excelling in college, but....

    Read 50 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 152,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  3. #295 Best Private High Schools in America.

    Fairfax Christian School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    DULLES, VA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says Hi, I'm Ben a Fairfax Christian School's student. I have been at school from this January and I had wonderful experienced with Fairfax Christian School. Firstly, at my first day, I felt that this is a small school so it mean that their teachers will pay more attention about student than private school, and they're willing to help student when... Secondly, they have a nice uniform so as they have a field trip that's nice to manage student and for pictures while they're going field trip. And finally, they always focus on Bible. They invested every equiment for student to understand Bible one easiest way. At last, If you have a opportunity, let your kids join Fairfax Christian School..

    Read 45 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 276,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  4. #372 Best Private High Schools in America.

    St. Stephen's and St. Agnes School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    ALEXANDRIA, VA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says With two very different children, both at SSSAS, we've had an amazing experience! Both boys started at the lower school campus and are now at middle and upper school, respectively. We've had nothing....

    Read 163 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,210,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  5. #758 Best Private High Schools in America.

    Bishop O'Connell High School

    Private School,

    ARLINGTON, VA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says I like Oconnell a lot. I think that it is a fun place and there are lots of clubs where you can find your people if you don't play sports. A LOT of students are athletes (including myself) and....

    Read 246 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,155,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

  6. #794 Best Private High Schools in America.

    Oakcrest School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    VIENNA, VA,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Oakcrest has been an amazing place for educating my girls. I have two graduates and two there now. The staff cares deeply about the students as individuals and have the goal of helping them become....

    Read 137 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 307,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  7. #947 Best Private High Schools in America.

    Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    ROCKVILLE, MD,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says When I came to JDS in eighth grade, I was paired with a body who now is my best friend. This was the first sign that I would love JDS. I played varsity soccer and swam on our varsity swim team, and I....

    Read 40 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 854,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  8. Immanuel Christian School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    SPRINGFIELD, VA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says I have been a student at Immanuel Christian School since 6th grade and enjoyed academic challenges and experiences outside the classroom. The best part of my experience at ICS are the teachers who....

    Read 18 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 610,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

  9. Ad Fontes Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    CENTREVILLE, VA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Overall, the teachers and the education are amazing! I love the community, but after going for so long you can really feel how small the school is. The sports teams are fun to participate in, but....

    Read 37 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 180,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  10. Bishop Ireton High School

    Private School,

    ALEXANDRIA, VA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Ireton was overall a good experience, in all four years of me being here I have never heard of any individual getting bullied, or bullying others. There aren't a lot of loners, once you find your....

    Read 207 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 780,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

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