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  1. #1 Best Private High Schools in Texas.

    St. Mark's School of Texas

    Private School,

    DALLAS, TX,

    1-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says I have friends who are attending various private and public schools in the Dallas-Fort Worth area from grades 5 on through 12. In sitting down with the other dads it is undoubtedly true that no...Not only did the school literally review replace hundreds of things across the campus, they’ve also implemented a fantastic screening program, testing program, and communications program for...I know that when selecting schools grades, scores and college admissions are the number one priority. I never thought I would pick a school based upon their ability to handle a medical global...The school has literally blown us away! We are thankful that our son is there and hope that other schools can use them as a benchmark going into the winter of the pandemic..

    Read 74 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 863,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

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  2. #3 Best Private High Schools in Texas.

    Greenhill School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    ADDISON, TX,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Niche User says This school has been very supportive of any and all lifestyle choice. The staff is very accommodating of alternative unconventional relationships that put the individual first, and goes over the top....

    Read 113 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,333,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

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  3. #4 Best Private High Schools in Texas.

    The Hockaday School

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    Private School,

    DALLAS, TX,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Exceptional in every way. We starting in preK and are now finishing another year of high school. Nearly all of her teachers have been phenomenal. Girls are engaging and motivated supporting each...Particularly impressed with how these girls successfully manage full schedules in high school including challenging academics, varsity sports missing entire school days for travel, and/or other....

    Read 165 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,115,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

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  4. #15 Best Private High Schools in Texas.

    The Episcopal School of Dallas

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    DALLAS, TX,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I have attended this school since sixth grade. I feel so at-home in my ESD community. The staff helped us students deal with an unprecedented Covid year and helped us come out of the situation....

    Read 81 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,148,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

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  5. #16 Best Private High Schools in Texas.

    Dallas International School

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    Private School,

    DALLAS, TX,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Middle School Student says I am about to complete my 11th year at DIS. The people here are simply wonderful! The teachers care deeply for their students, the school is open to new ideas (they let girls wear comfortable shoes...I must however state that the upper campus (5th grade to 12th) has no gym so they often rent UTD or use Sportsplex. Unless you are specifically interested in track and field, I would not recommend....

    Read 65 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 570,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 4 to 1,

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  6. #19 Best Private High Schools in Texas.

    Jesuit College Preparatory School of Dallas

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    Private School,

    DALLAS, TX,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Works Here says Jesuit Dallas promotes a culture of community. There is a sense of brotherhood and camaraderie that permeates throughout the School, and many alumni stay intimately connected long after graduation.....

    Read 76 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,133,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

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  7. #26 Best Private High Schools in Texas.

    Alcuin School

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    Private School,

    DALLAS, TX,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says Being at Alcuin has profoundly prepared me for the real world and the college experience. With the Montessori program in the earlier years developing my manners, corporation with others, and....

    Read 15 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 587,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

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  8. #31 Best Private High Schools in Texas.

    Ursuline Academy of Dallas

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    Private School,

    DALLAS, TX,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Ursuline Academy of Dallas has strengthened my perception of opportunities. I truly believe that an opportunity is what guides an individual towards success and Ursuline is so dedicated to providing....

    Read 242 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 875,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

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  9. #32 Best Private High Schools in Texas.

    Parish Episcopal School

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    Private School,

    DALLAS, TX,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says The math and science departments are very strong. The English department has several good teachers, but the grading rubrics and expectations for students make it a bit difficult to get an A in the....

    Read 98 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,130,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

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  10. #41 Best Private High Schools in Texas.

    Trinity Christian Academy

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    Private School,

    ADDISON, TX,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says We transferred our 4 kids to TCA 4 years ago and have loved our experience there. I have kids in lower, middle and upper schools and have been through all the grades except senior year. The...The teachers really do set TCA apart. They love the kids, Jesus and their jobs. My favorite grades are kindergarten which is magical and sixth grade which has a team of creative, kid centered...Every detail of the school is well-thought out and well-executed behind the scenes which helps tremendously if you have multiple kids. No school is perfect but tca has been great for us..

    Read 104 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,444,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

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  11. #43 Best Private High Schools in Texas.

    Akiba Yavneh Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    DALLAS, TX,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Akiba Yavneh Academy is an incredible environment. The teachers and administrators are amazing role models, the student community is friendly and supportive, and the curriculum is interesting and....

    Read 28 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 115,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

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  12. #50 Best Private High Schools in Texas.

    The Westwood School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    DALLAS, TX,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Both of our children attend the Westwood School, and they are receiving excellent educations! We could not be happier. Their teachers are very knowledgeable and talented, and they know how to....

    Read 22 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 262,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

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  13. #60 Best Private High Schools in Texas.

    Prestonwood Christian Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    PLANO, TX,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Prestonwood has a good community of teachers who care very deeply about their students. The student body is small enough to have a personable relationship with teachers and classmates, but large....

    Read 131 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,578,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

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  14. #54 Best Public High Schools in Texas.

    Frisco High School

    Frisco Independent School District, TX,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Niche User says I attended Frisco High School my senior year and it was such a wonderful experience. I was able to bond with many individuals that came from various backgrounds. The school is extremely diverse in....

    Read 370 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,765,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

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  15. #72 Best Private High Schools in Texas.

    Legacy Christian Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    FRISCO, TX,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says One thing that sets LCA apart from other Christians schools is the fact that it is truly Christian centered and Christ focused. With Revive Week and our new Spiritual Formation team, we have....

    Read 102 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,023,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

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  16. #73 Best Private High Schools in Texas.

    Yorktown Education

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    PLANO, TX,

    1-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I attended a small private school, Yorktown Education, since sixth grade. The school curriculum allowed students to progress at our own pace rather than a traditional school model with traditional....

    Read 17 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 90,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

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  17. #74 Best Private High Schools in Texas.

    John Paul II High School

    Private School,

    PLANO, TX,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says John Paul II has been such a blessing for our boys. The academics are great and the school truly prepares the kids for college. The teachers are caring, the staff members are dedicated and the food....

    Read 150 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 700,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

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  18. #79 Best Public Elementary Schools in Texas.

    Hosp Elementary School

    Frisco Independent School District, TX,

    K-5,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Our family absolutely loves Hosp Elementary! The staff is so friendly and nice. My kids talk all the time about how caring all the teachers are, and they absolutely love their principal. Hosp is a....

    Read 3 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 677,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

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  19. #89 Best Private High Schools in Texas.

    Grapevine Faith Christian School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    GRAPEVINE, TX,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says I have been at Faith for about 10 years, and I have seen the library division shrink into non existence and the football program grow tremendously. I feel that there must be an evening out of....

    Read 133 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 833,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

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  20. #70 Best Public High Schools in Texas.

    Hebron High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Lewisville Independent School District, TX,

    9-12,

    1036 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Hebron High School has amazing teachers, staff, and counselors that allow students to feel as if they are at home. Hebron also prepares students for college as they provide rigorous courses such as....

    Read 1036 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 3,757,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

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  21. #101 Best Private High Schools in Texas.

    Prince of Peace Christian School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    CARROLLTON, TX,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Our family has experience with both public and private schools at all levels. POPCS is hands down the best educational experience of them all. The academics portion of POP is exceptional with one major benefit - the teachers go above and beyond in every way possible. One of my daughters was very bright and the teachers challenged and...But there is so much more here to love. My girls were welcomed to the school and truly known by their teachers who have lovingly partnered with me and my husband to raise them to be good, grounded....

    Read 94 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 875,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

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  22. #104 Best Private High Schools in Texas.

    Covenant School

    Private School,

    DALLAS, TX,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says I attended Covenant 6th-12th grade. The culture at Covenant is amazing. I graduated 11 years ago and my best friends are still those that I went to school with. I developed my faith at Covenant. The....

    Read 11 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 593,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

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  23. #107 Best Private High Schools in Texas.

    The Einstein School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    PLANO, TX,

    5-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Einstein is good at working with students to individualize their learning needs. It is a non-standard school and is unique in its approach to education. Most teachers are great but there has been....

    Read 28 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 185,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

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  24. #109 Best Public Middle Schools in Texas.

    Killian Middle School

    Blue checkmark.

    Lewisville Independent School District, TX,

    6-8,

    4 Niche users give it an average review of 2.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Killian is a great middle school. I have many great memories to cherish. It's where I met my current best friends and learned to take advantage of all the available opportunties..

    Read 4 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 995,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

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  25. #293 Best Public Elementary Schools in Texas.

    Windsong Ranch Elementary School

    Blue checkmark.

    Prosper Independent School District, TX,

    PK, K-5,

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 775,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

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