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2022 Best Schools in Salem

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  1. #36 Best Private High Schools in Massachusetts.

    Waring School

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    Private School,

    BEVERLY, MA,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says I love the Waring and it is home to me. Amazing, caring teachers and brilliant students who make the best friends. We also have the best French program.Go if you feel like a school with liberal arts....

    Read 24 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 156,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 3 to 1,

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  2. #47 Best Private High Schools in Massachusetts.

    St. John's Prep

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    Private School,

    DANVERS, MA,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I have received a top-notch education from some of the most dedicated teachers and staff that are committed to providing our community with the tools we need to not move on to the next phase of life.....

    Read 134 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,452,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

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  3. #76 Best Private High Schools in Massachusetts.

    Covenant Christian Academy

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    Private School,

    PEABODY, MA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Covenant Christian Academy in Peabody, MA stands out amongst private schools in eastern Massachusetts. The school delivers an incredible education that is christian, classical and college....

    Read 42 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 391,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

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  4. #77 Best Private High Schools in Massachusetts.

    The Academy at Penguin Hall

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    Private School,

    WENHAM, MA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says APH is a great school that cares about the students, their education and emotional wellbeing. Still somewhat new, they’re carving their path to be among one of the best. We love the all girl education. When looking at the school, it wasn’t on our radar - having now experienced it, our daughter prefers it, saying it relieves so many social pressures. Other things we love about APH are - hands on learning, ability to teach outside the classroom, community service projects, small class sizes, daily advisory with support from teachers and knowing...The girls have the ability to shine, be themselves, be heard and learn the importance of standing up for what you believe. They're taught they can do anything and they can make a difference in the...Bonus - Stunningly beautiful building and campus with great food in the Bistro!.

    Read 31 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 150,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

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  5. #89 Best Private High Schools in Massachusetts.

    Bishop Fenwick High School

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    Private School,

    PEABODY, MA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says With a current senior and a freshman it is fair to say we are Crusader supporters! To sum it up: the kids, faculty and administration make each other better. From academics to athletics, to the....

    Read 128 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 494,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

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  6. #98 Best Public High Schools in Massachusetts.

    Salem Academy Charter School

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    Public School,

    SALEM, MA,

    6-12,

    70 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says The campus is a little small for the student population, but the academic curriculum is very good. They prepare students for going to college on a very high scale. It might seem taxing to the....

    Read 70 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 495,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

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  7. #106 Best Private High Schools in Massachusetts.

    St. Mary's Lynn

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    Private School,

    LYNN, MA,

    6-12,

    99 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says I have a son in 7th grade (Marian Division) and a daughter who just started 9th grade after 3 years in the Marian Division. We love St. Mary's! The campus is beautiful, the class sizes are small....

    Read 99 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 650,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

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  8. #214 Best Public High Schools in Massachusetts.

    Salem High School

    Salem Public Schools, MA,

    9-12,

    254 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says It is great. They offer many classes that can be credited for college. They also offer vocational courses and sports. The school is diverse so everyone feels welcome. The teachers and staffs are....

    Read 254 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Students: 886,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

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  9. Carlton Elementary School

    Salem Public Schools, MA,

    K-5,

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Students: 250,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

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  10. Saltonstall School

    Salem Public Schools, MA,

    K-8,

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Students: 410,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

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  11. Bates Elementary School

    Salem Public Schools, MA,

    K-5,

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Students: 392,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

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  12. Collins Middle School

    Salem Public Schools, MA,

    6-8,

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Students: 669,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

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  13. Horace Mann Laboratory School

    Salem Public Schools, MA,

    K-5,

    Overall Niche Grade: C,

    Students: 308,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

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  14. Witchcraft Heights Elementary School

    Salem Public Schools, MA,

    K-5,

    Overall Niche Grade: C,

    Students: 541,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

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  15. Bentley Academy Charter School

    Public School,

    SALEM, MA,

    K-5,

    Overall Niche Grade: C,

    Students: 332,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

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  16. Tower School

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    Private School,

    MARBLEHEAD, MA,

    PK, K-8,

    13 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says My son started Tower School when he was in third grade. We wish he started sooner after experiencing all the amazing things Tower has to offer us all as a family. Tower welcomend my son with open....

    Read 13 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 254,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

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  17. St. Joseph School

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    Private School,

    WAKEFIELD, MA,

    PK, K-8,

    6 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says I honestly can’t say enough about St. Joseph School in Wakefield. I have sons in 6th grade and 7th grade. The small class sizes allow for individualized attention. This school has some of the most... The small class sizes also allow the teachers to stay on top of monitoring social media etc. that our middle schoolers may be on. They are positioned well to make sure our kids navigate these waters....

    Read 6 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 242,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

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  18. Eveleth School

    Marblehead Public Schools, MA,

    K,

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 83,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

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  19. Brookwood School

    Private School,

    MANCHESTER, MA,

    PK, K-8,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says I attended Brookwood as a student and now, as a parent, my children attend the school. Brookwood is a unique learning environment in a part of Massachusetts filled with many great public school....

    Read 10 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 312,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

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  20. Salem Early Childhood

    Salem Public Schools, MA,

    PK, K,

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Students: 96,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

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  21. Landmark School

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    Private School,

    BEVERLY, MA,

    2-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says The school is really great and everyone is very kind. The community is caring and supportive. It definitely has made a difference in my ability to approach projects and assignments with far less....

    Read 35 reviews.

    Students: 475,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 3 to 1,

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  22. St. Pius V. School

    Private School,

    LYNN, MA,

    PK, K-8,

    Students: 472,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

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  23. Shore Country Day School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    BEVERLY, MA,

    PK, K-9,

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

    Featured Review: Niche User says The important thing about Shore is that they push the students to do their best no matter the level of accomplishment. They do not not teach to the mean or lowest common denominator. Every student....

    Read 8 reviews.

    Students: 400,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

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  24. St. John the Baptist School

    Private School,

    PEABODY, MA,

    PK, K-8,

    Students: 383,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

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  25. Our Lady of the Assumption School

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    Private School,

    LYNNFIELD, MA,

    PK, K-8,

    Students: 360,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

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