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  1. #5 Best Private High Schools in California.

    Castilleja School

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    Private School,

    PALO ALTO, CA,

    6-12,

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

    Read 57 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 416,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

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  2. #17 Best Private High Schools in California.

    The Harker School

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    Private School,

    SAN JOSE, CA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says Overall Harker is a great school. Of course, the tuition is exorbitantly high, but the facilities, community, and academic opportunities are all pretty great. My favorite spots on campus are the...There is a (slightly un)healthy amount of academic competition. It's kind of exacerbated by the distinction between A and A+ on student transcripts.And of course, this review would be incomplete without mentioning the diverse options in terms of food..

    Read 152 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,951,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

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  3. #20 Best Private High Schools in California.

    Menlo School

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    Private School,

    ATHERTON, CA,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says As both an alum and a current parent of Menlo School, I can say that it is a very special place. Menlo provides so many wonderful things, but one that stands out the most is its teachers. I have....

    Read 76 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 795,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

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  4. #26 Best Private High Schools in California.

    BASIS Independent Silicon Valley

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    Private School,

    SAN JOSE, CA,

    5-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says We are a first year family and we are so glad that we joined Basis SV. Our daughter is in middle school and even after just one year we have seen her grow into a more strong, confident, out-going,....

    Read 94 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 800,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

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  5. #39 Best Private High Schools in California.

    Woodside Priory School

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    Private School,

    PORTOLA VALLEY, CA,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Work Culture: Priory emphasizes balance. The people within this community care about your wellbeing and are more focused on creating great people than producing more robots who fuel Silicon Valley's...Social Life: Your social life is determined by who you hang out with and the general attitude of your class. Luckily, there were a lot of people in my class who loved to host parties or knew kids...Dating: Dating at Priory is pretty normal, but due to the small class sizes, it's pretty hard to keep your business private. Sports: Basketball, XC, and Girls Soccer are the strongest programs. Campus: Best in NorCal easily..

    Read 71 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 382,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

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  6. #48 Best Private High Schools in California.

    Pinewood School - Upper Campus

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    Private School,

    LOS ALTOS HILLS, CA,

    7-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Pinewood School has changed me into the person I am today. This community has helped me open up more to get more out of the world instead of staying to my own all the time. I have learnt to be a....

    Read 29 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 297,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

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  7. #53 Best Private High Schools in California.

    Bellarmine College Preparatory

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    Private School,

    SAN JOSE, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says Bellarmine is a great school. Although it does have a hefty tuition, the programs that you get access to make it worth it in my opinion. There is a huge makers lab, with CNC Machines, 3d printers,....

    Read 209 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,643,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

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  8. #59 Best Private High Schools in California.

    Notre Dame High School

    Private School,

    SAN JOSE, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says My freshman year was better than I could have ever imagined it! Going to an all girls school may seem like a center for drama, but the community built there is wonderful. Everyone at the school is so....

    Read 250 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 650,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

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  9. #65 Best Private High Schools in California.

    Sacred Heart Schools Atherton

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    Private School,

    ATHERTON, CA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Sacred Heart Schools fosters a loving, challenging, and joyful environment for students to develop their passions and emerge as well-rounded young adults. There are opportunities for everyone, and....

    Read 105 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,180,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

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  10. #67 Best Private High Schools in California.

    St. Francis High School

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    Private School,

    MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says My experience at Saint Francis was very good. The academics, athletics, campus, religious aspect, and style of the Silicon Valley are what makes this school unique.Academics: the school offers plenty of honors and AP classes, and elective courses geared towards STEM, music, religion, and arts which are taught by nice and approachable teachers.Athletics: highly competitive sports led by very experienced coaches. For boys sports they are in the upper edge in WCAL division, rivaling BCP and AMHS, and girls are consistently extremely good, if...Campus: new and well maintained classrooms and athletic facilities, a high school that feels like a junior college.Religion: a Catholic school rooted in Holy Cross, students learn to bring hope, respect others, inspire integrity, and celebrate family.The student and faculty bodies are predominantly white but the school has welcomed and encouraged diversity through affinity groups (BSU, Fil-Am, Latinx, and Pride to name a few)..

    Read 296 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,755,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

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  11. #19 Best Public High Schools in California.

    Mountain View High School

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    Mountain View-Los Altos Union High School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says At MVHS, I have been an active member of multiple clubs, sports, and a wide range of classes. I have had my ups and downs in experiences with a few teachers and students but with the support from....

    Read 285 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,183,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 19 to 1,

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  12. #85 Best Private High Schools in California.

    Archbishop Mitty High School

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    Private School,

    SAN JOSE, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says My experience at Archbishop Mitty High School was great! The well-qualified teachers and thorough academics prepare us for college. From their sports teams to award-winning performing arts programs,....

    Read 176 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,768,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

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  13. #35 Best Public High Schools in California.

    Homestead High School

    Fremont Union High School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Homestead High School is excellent in terms of academics and extracurricular activities. Students fair well in all the fields and stand first when it comes to a dedication in general. Staff efforts....

    Read 466 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,430,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 24 to 1,

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  14. #88 Best Private High Schools in California.

    Kehillah Jewish High School

    Private School,

    PALO ALTO, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Kehillah is a GREAT school with incredible academics and a focus on community values!Because it's a relatively small school, the and teachers really know each student. My son shadowed at quite a few Bay Area high schools, and after his Shadow Day at Kehillah he was absolutely beaming...Our family is so thankful to have found Kehillah Jewish High School..

    Read 27 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 208,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

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  15. #98 Best Private High Schools in California.

    The King's Academy

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    Private School,

    SUNNYVALE, CA,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says The King’s Academy is a Christ-centered school that motivates students to work hard for the glory of God. The administration and staff work tremendously hard to teach an engaging curriculum. If....

    Read 111 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 891,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

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  16. #56 Best Public High Schools in California.

    Monta Vista High School

    Fremont Union High School District, CA,

    9-12,

    399 Niche users give it an average review of 3.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says Monta Vista is an awesome high school! It is known for its high academic standards, especially in STEM courses. Some students believe that the literature and history classes are a bit too difficult,....

    Read 399 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,193,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 25 to 1,

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  17. #104 Best Private High Schools in California.

    Presentation High School

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    Private School,

    SAN JOSE, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Freshman says I love my experience at Presentation High School. The extracurriculars, including arts and sports, are all very strong and I felt included in everything I joined. The teachers are all passionate....

    Read 244 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 757,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

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  18. #106 Best Private High Schools in California.

    Valley Christian High School

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    Private School,

    SAN JOSE, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I've been at Valley Christian since 7th grade in middle school up until now where I am a senior in high school. To say that this school's education is good would be a bit of an understatement. The....

    Read 295 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,625,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

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  19. #134 Best Private High Schools in California.

    Alsion Middle/High School

    Private School,

    FREMONT, CA,

    7-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Alsion is a great school for students who are willing to put in the initiative and make the leap towards higher education. The duo-enrollment program has allowed me to learn how to communicate with....

    Read 18 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 65,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

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  20. #139 Best Private High Schools in California.

    Notre Dame High School - Belmont

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    Private School,

    BELMONT, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Notre Dame is a great Private All Girls Catholic School located in Belmont California. They have amazing teachers who will put your daughters learning above all else, the small classroom sizes help....

    Read 118 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 468,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

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  21. #142 Best Private High Schools in California.

    Waldorf School of the Peninsula - Mountain View Campus

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    Private School,

    MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says The unique learning style is great for creative thinking. The school is small so it’s easy to get to know everyone and make friends. It also makes the academics better as the teachers can focus more....

    Read 7 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 142,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 4 to 1,

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  22. #145 Best Private High Schools in California.

    Cambrian Academy

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    Private School,

    SAN JOSE, CA,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Cambrian International Academy is one, if not the best K12 school that ready students for College. With an interactive faculty group, small facility but up to date with great equipment, Cambrian....

    Read 26 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 79,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

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  23. #131 Best Public High Schools in California.

    Adrian Wilcox High School

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    Santa Clara Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Overall, dedicated strong teachers. Diverse student body. Lots of clubs and extracurricular activities. Good theater department! Great experience thus far..

    Read 547 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,974,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 22 to 1,

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  24. #159 Best Private High Schools in California.

    Averroes Institute

    Private School,

    FREMONT, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Averroes Institute is a school that focuses on understanding mental health as well as academics. The teachers and administrators care about their students and strive to give them a better future and....

    Read 2 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 49,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

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  25. #161 Best Private High Schools in California.

    German International School of Silicon Valley - Mountain View Campus

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Excellent high quality Academic school! 10 years of happiness for my older girl, we came here at age of 3 with no English and German at all and now my girl is one of the best students in her class....

    Read 6 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 597,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

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