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  1. #2 Best Private High Schools in Tennessee.

    St. Mary's Episcopal School

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    Private School,

    MEMPHIS, TN,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Have loved my daughter being at this school. She is happy, works hard, is challenged and very involved in many different things. This environment also encourages individuality which promotes....

    Read 104 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 827,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  2. #3 Best Private High Schools in Tennessee.

    Lausanne Collegiate School

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    Private School,

    MEMPHIS, TN,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says My son transferred from another private school to Lausanne in the 8th grade. He is currently a sophomore and excelling at Lausanne! The teachers at Lausanne truly are passionate about their work and....

    Read 80 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 851,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  3. #1 Best Public High Schools in Tennessee.

    Hume-Fogg Academic Magnet School

    Metro Nashville Public Schools, TN,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I went into Hume-Fogg being one of the few freshmen who didn't take the shortcut through the middle school "Megs", and instead got in through the school lottery. Nevertheless, the environment felt...Its a magnet school, so it of course does an excellent job of setting the students up for college, and I believe I'm well prepared for going to University of Kentucky. The food is generally going to....

    Read 551 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 907,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 20 to 1,

  4. #2 Best Public High Schools in Tennessee.

    Central Magnet School

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    Rutherford County Schools, TN,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Central Magnet school is consistently nationally ranked in the top 10 of public high schools. We are the number one school in Tennessee and our students reflect that. From being active in hundreds of....

    Read 487 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,248,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

  5. #9 Best Private High Schools in Tennessee.

    McCallie School

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    Private School,

    CHATTANOOGA, TN,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Our family has absolutely loved McCallie. Having two sons that board at McCallie, I have witnessed my boys grow in so many ways with the wonderful support of the faculty and advisors. McCallie....

    Read 193 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 944,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

  6. #10 Best Private High Schools in Tennessee.

    Hutchison School

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    Private School,

    MEMPHIS, TN,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says I truly love Hutchison. I feel as though I have attained a well rounded education while continuing to excel in extracurriculars and service work. Hutchison also builds an amazing community for....

    Read 105 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 831,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

  7. #4 Best Public High Schools in Tennessee.

    Brentwood High School

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    Williamson County Schools, TN,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Great school! Enjoyed my experience at Brentwood High School because of the many choices of classes of all levels for academics. I had teachers that tried to build relationships with the students and....

    Read 342 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,722,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 19 to 1,

  8. #14 Best Private High Schools in Tennessee.

    University School of Jackson

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    Private School,

    JACKSON, TN,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Niche User says We are the parents of three USJ alums who could not be more satisfied with all of their years there. Did we have ups and downs? Of course? Did we lose our minds over it? We did not. The teachers and admin are outstanding. The students can excel in many areas and have abundant outside opportunities to further their studies or special interests. Parents are encouraged to engage and volunteer, and our best friendships were made with other parents whose children attended. USJ is a wonderful value for the education received as you will....

    Read 33 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,051,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  9. #15 Best Private High Schools in Tennessee.

    Pleasant View School

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    Private School,

    MEMPHIS, TN,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Middle School Student says I have been attending PVS for my whole life and have never regretted coming to this school. PVS has provided the necessary resources to create an excellent environment for any student.The diversity....

    Read 18 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 383,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  10. #6 Best Public High Schools in Tennessee.

    Martin Luther King Jr. Magnet High School

    Metro Nashville Public Schools, TN,

    7-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I love the environment that MLK creates for it's students. MLK works hard to challenge their students in academics and life. It expands their students knowledge and opportunities to different....

    Read 491 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,277,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 21 to 1,

  11. #16 Best Private High Schools in Tennessee.

    St. George's Independent School - Collierville Campus

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    Private School,

    COLLIERVILLE, TN,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says We have two children enrolled at St. George’s and have enjoyed being part of the SGIS community for the last 11 years. It really does take a village to raise kids and we love that we have this level....

    Read 52 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,076,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

  12. #17 Best Private High Schools in Tennessee.

    St. Andrew's-Sewanee School

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    Private School,

    SEWANEE, TN,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Choosing St. Andrew's Sewanee School for our child was the best decision we have ever made. Changes were never easy for our child and this year had many of them; boarding students would be far from...My kid is very excited about their second year as a boarding student. Thank you all very much for the excellent work you do!.

    Read 90 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 236,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,