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2024 Best Schools in Pennsylvania

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  1. #2 Best Private High Schools in Pennsylvania.

    The Baldwin School

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    Private School,

    BRYN MAWR, PA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says I was incredibly lucky to have been able to go to Baldwin. While any student or alum will say there were overwhelming periods (most will go catatonic at some point in junior and/or senior year simply...Naturally it's a private school in a wealthy area, and so the wealth/class disparity is definitely noticeable. I do believe Baldwin could do a better job of educating the wealthier students about the....

    Read 93 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 572,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  2. #3 Best Private High Schools in Pennsylvania.

    Mercersburg Academy

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    Private School,

    MERCERSBURG, PA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says My experience at Mercersburg has transformed me academically, personally, and spiritually. The faculty here are so devoted to us as students in all aspects of life here such as the dorm, in...It is really easy to get involved here and be an active participant in our community. There are so many clubs and activities where student initiative is highly encouraged. I love Mercersburg because of the people. Faculty and students alike have sparked growth in me through their generally very positive energy and lofty ideals..

    Read 246 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 447,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 4 to 1,

  3. #4 Best Private High Schools in Pennsylvania.

    Jack M. Barrack Hebrew Academy

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    Private School,

    BRYN MAWR, PA,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Barrack is a warm, welcoming, wonderful school. The teachers and staff get to truly know your child and support them in every way possible. Their core values of kindness, community, honor and courage....

    Read 51 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 340,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 4 to 1,

  4. #5 Best Private High Schools in Pennsylvania.

    Linden Hall

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    Private School,

    LITITZ, PA,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I have attended Linden Hall now for five years and have only great things to say about my experience. Though it is a small school, Linden Hall allows for a lower student to teacher ratio, giving the....

    Read 118 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 110,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

  5. #6 Best Private High Schools in Pennsylvania.

    The Episcopal Academy

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    Private School,

    NEWTOWN SQUARE, PA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says The education is challenging and prepares prepares the student to be successful in college. EA students also have the opportunity to grow and learn outside the classroom, and are encouraged to find....

    Read 151 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,276,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  6. #7 Best Private High Schools in Pennsylvania.

    The Shipley School

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    Private School,

    BRYN MAWR, PA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says My name is Caroline, and I am a current 10th grader at the Shipley School. I came to Shipley in 8th grade, where I was immediately welcomed with open arms. Everyone was so helpful, and genuinely....

    Read 97 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 800,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

  7. #8 Best Private High Schools in Pennsylvania.

    The Hill School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    POTTSTOWN, PA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says The Hill is an intimate school in a fairly secluded campus on the outskirts of Philly (40 minutes out). It is a special place for the relationships and. Lose was that is fostered between the....

    Read 127 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 529,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

  8. #9 Best Private High Schools in Pennsylvania.

    Malvern Preparatory School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    MALVERN, PA,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Malvern faculty and staff have such a special gift tapping into our son's inner strengths. My son went from parochial to public school before finding his home at Malvern. He was quiet and ok with...We can't thank Malvern enough and are so grateful he has 3.5 more years discovering his best self!.

    Read 87 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 673,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  9. #10 Best Private High Schools in Pennsylvania.

    Moravian Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    BETHLEHEM, PA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Moravian Academy has been a superb choice for my son. I chose them for their academic reputation. Since then, however, I come to realize how much more there is to Moravian. The smaller classes....

    Read 86 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 889,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  10. #13 Best Private High Schools in Pennsylvania.

    Germantown Academy

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    Private School,

    FORT WASHINGTON, PA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says My daughter started in kindergarten and is now in 10th grade at GA. The most exceptional thing about this school is the teachers. They are dedicated, passionate, intelligent and truly love teaching....In lower school , having two teachers in each classroom allows for differentiated learning and individualized attention to all students. Teachers really know their students. In middle and upper...I feel that my child had been in the best hands and has grown so much through the years socially, emotionally and of course, academically. GA is a very special place..

    Read 90 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,223,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  11. #1 Best Public High Schools in Pennsylvania.

    Julia R. Masterman Laboratory and Demonstration School

    Philadelphia City School District, PA,

    5-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Clubs and activities shouldn’t be C at all. The achievements that the students had received always surprise me. They just received the national championship in UPenn’s National Debate Tournament this....

    Read 274 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,180,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 22 to 1,

  12. #17 Best Private High Schools in Pennsylvania.

    Westtown School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    WEST CHESTER, PA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Coming to Westtown has been one of the greatest decisions I have made to date. Westtown has allowed me to gain experience in leadership, as well as build strong bonds with my peers and faculty. The....

    Read 116 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 696,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  13. #3 Best Public High Schools in Pennsylvania.

    Radnor Senior High School

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    Radnor Township School District, PA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says rising junior here! i'm having a fantastic experience at radnor so far but i'm a rich white gifted kid so that clouds my experience lol.the academics are GREAT i feel like i've learned so much and am so so prepared for college. workload can sometimes be hard to manage but overall i love my classes. i've fostered really close...i'm a member of a couple clubs and also a club president. radnor has a load of clubs and makes it really easy to start your own which is nice, but certain activities (football) get more recognition...my only real gripe is that the school is really white and rich and it only gets worse as the classes get smarter. i'm super unaware so i can't really speak to bullying but my friends have had....

    Read 153 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,165,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

  14. #20 Best Private High Schools in Pennsylvania.

    Lancaster Country Day School

    Private School,

    LANCASTER, PA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says My 3 children attended LCDS from K through graduation, and it was an amazing experience. The academic level of all grades is the perfect challenge that they needed. They played 3 sports year-round,....

    Read 33 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 90,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 1 to 1,

  15. #22 Best Private High Schools in Pennsylvania.

    The Haverford School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    HAVERFORD, PA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Attending Haverford was the best decision of my life. The very strong academic curriculum ensures that we as students are prepared for the top colleges and for the real-world in general. Haverford....

    Read 95 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 948,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

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