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2022 Best Schools in Wheaton

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  1. #1 Best Private High Schools in District of Columbia.

    Georgetown Day School

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    Private School,

    WASHINGTON, DC,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Freshman says This is my first year at GDS, and so far it's been amazing! All of my teachers are excellent, the classes are challenging, and I've been learning so much. I've been able to go in person two days a....

    Read 50 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,075,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

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  2. #1 Best Private High Schools in Maryland.

    Holton-Arms School

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    Private School,

    BETHESDA, MD,

    3-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says We have two daughters at Holton, both started in the 3rd grade and we are currently working our way through the middle school. We can not say enough good things about Holton. It is a warm loving....

    Read 133 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 665,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

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  3. #3 Best Private High Schools in Maryland.

    Landon School

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    Private School,

    BETHESDA, MD,

    3-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says Landon is an incredible institution with excellent teachers, advisors and coaches. I have been a student here for 7 years, and I have experienced many wonderful moments, and created a plethora of....

    Read 59 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 690,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

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  4. #5 Best Private High Schools in Maryland.

    Georgetown Preparatory School

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    Private School,

    NORTH BETHESDA, MD,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Freshman says Prep is an amazing school and gives an educational, athletic, and social experience of a lifetime. It is very challenging but all the teachers are there for you and the school gives you so many....

    Read 60 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 496,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

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  5. #9 Best Private High Schools in Maryland.

    Bullis School

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    Private School,

    POTOMAC, MD,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Works Here says Bullis is amazing! I am so impressed with the curriculum. Teachers challenge students academically, yet they incorporate a joyful hands-on learning experience. The enriching opportunities are endless....

    Read 112 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 900,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

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  6. #10 Best Private High Schools in Maryland.

    Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart

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    Private School,

    BETHESDA, MD,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Stone Ridge is an amazing school home for our 3 daughters. It has spirit, focus, intentionality, academic rigor, beautiful facilities, and fabulous, caring and dedicated teachers. Our kids are....

    Read 128 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 718,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

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  7. #6 Best Public High Schools in Maryland.

    Walter Johnson High School

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    Montgomery County Public Schools, MD,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says These four years has been fun while it lasted, but I would never want to relive the experience. The academic programs at WJ are wonderful, and there are many AP classes to choose from. The elective....

    Read 493 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,747,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 19 to 1,

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  8. #12 Best Private High Schools in Maryland.

    St. Andrew's Episcopal School

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    Private School,

    POTOMAC, MD,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I love everything about St. Andrew's. The teachers are some of the best teachers I've ever had. They are amazing, understanding, and supportive. The students are incredibly kind, and it is easy to....

    Read 80 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 653,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

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  9. #13 Best Private High Schools in Maryland.

    Rochambeau The French International School

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    Private School,

    BETHESDA, MD,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says Rochambeau, French International school is an amazing place to spend your highschool years. Enriched by a multi-cultural student body, Rochambeau has the mix of rigorous academia and a fun social....

    Read 24 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,149,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

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  10. #18 Best Private High Schools in Maryland.

    Our Lady of Good Counsel High School

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    Private School,

    OLNEY, MD,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Good Counsel is a great academic institution that provides a diverse culture for learning, growth, and engagement. The teachers and administrators are enthusiastic, compassionate, and passionate...Thank you GC!.

    Read 201 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,255,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

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  11. #20 Best Private High Schools in Maryland.

    The Academy of the Holy Cross

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    Private School,

    KENSINGTON, MD,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says My experience at the Academy of the Holy Cross is, that I came as a transfer into my junior year. The Academy was very welcoming, and though it was my first year I felt that after a few months I had....

    Read 183 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 390,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

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  12. #22 Best Private High Schools in Maryland.

    Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School

    Private School,

    ROCKVILLE, MD,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says I can’t say enough great things about this school! Living in Virginia, I did not think attending a school in Maryland was even possible. The moment we stepped foot in CESJDS, I knew It was the....

    Read 34 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 913,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

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  13. #24 Best Private High Schools in Maryland.

    Sandy Spring Friends School

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    Private School,

    SANDY SPRING, MD,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says We are a new family coming into the school & will most likely have more to say in the future, but our experience w/the admissions & leadership team deserves a review now. We are thrilled & feel like...Both Shamika & Ashaki were phenomenal throughout the admissions process. Their responsiveness, attention to detail, kindness & professionalism were top notch. They both spent time really getting to...Further, to have received an invite right away for my daughter to join a cooking class for new middle schoolers this week blew my mind- we are months away from start & they would be forgiven for....

    Read 76 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 603,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

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  14. #12 Best Private High Schools in District of Columbia.

    St. John's College High School

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    Private School,

    CHEVY CHASE, DC,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I’ve loved my time at SJC! It took a little bit of time to get used to as a freshman because of how technologically dependent the school is. Most, if not all, work is done on the IPad which is great....

    Read 251 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,240,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

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  15. #26 Best Private High Schools in Maryland.

    The Heights School

    Private School,

    POTOMAC, MD,

    3-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says The Heights School provides a great curriculum, which focuses on the liberal arts. The teachers are probably the best feature of the school. You are not only their student but their friend once you....

    Read 48 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 540,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

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  16. #28 Best Private High Schools in Maryland.

    Barrie School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    SILVER SPRING, MD,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says This is my second year sending my 2 kids to Barrie. Although no schools are perfect and this year in particular is extremely challenging for parents/kids with Covid, the school has done an....

    Read 14 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 364,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

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  17. #33 Best Private High Schools in Maryland.

    Melvin J. Berman Hebrew Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    ROCKVILLE, MD,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Good school, old building but they have fixed it up a lot. A lot of the administration has left from when I was there, so there will be different faces and leaders..

    Read 17 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 712,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

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  18. #37 Best Private High Schools in Maryland.

    Connelly School of the Holy Child

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    POTOMAC, MD,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Holy Child has been a fantastic fit for my daughter. The girls really enjoy the school and they are tremendously supportive of each other. The school focuses on each girl individually and pushes....

    Read 56 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 355,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

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  19. #42 Best Private High Schools in Maryland.

    Al-Huda School

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    Private School,

    COLLEGE PARK, MD,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says I've spent all of my formative years at Al-Huda School, and it is one of my most memorable experience by far. The school is a welcoming facility where they encourage all of the students to abide by....

    Read 53 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 531,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

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  20. #43 Best Private High Schools in Maryland.

    Washington Christian Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    OLNEY, MD,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Washington Christian Academy is more than a Christian private school. It is a community of like minded parents, faculty, and staff who create an environment for the children to thrive -....

    Read 23 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 290,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

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  21. #48 Best Private High Schools in Maryland.

    Spencerville Adventist Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    SPENCERVILLE, MD,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says SAA is a great school that provides a great christian education. The school is very diverse, which is great. And provides Pre-K through 12 grade! I highly recommend SAA!.

    Read 60 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 381,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

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  22. #49 Best Private High Schools in Maryland.

    The Nora School

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    Private School,

    SILVER SPRING, MD,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Nora is a wonderful school that prioritizes student health and well being. Teachers genuinely care about how students are doing and are flexible in accommodating people's needs. They also teach....

    Read 24 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 65,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

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  23. #50 Best Private High Schools in Maryland.

    McLean School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    POTMAC, MD,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says We are huge fans of the McLean School Community. The staff and students are very tolerant, friendly and respectful. Our son came from a public school in VA and the change to the small classrooms and....

    Read 49 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 482,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

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  24. #51 Best Private High Schools in Maryland.

    Muslim Community School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    POTOMAC, MD,

    PK, K-12,

    4 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says MCS is my home. I have been in this school since 1st grade and I have grown up with everyone learning many things from them and maturing with their help. We need more clubs and activities, more....

    Read 4 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 93,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

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  25. #17 Best Public Middle Schools in Maryland.

    Tilden Middle School

    Montgomery County Public Schools, MD,

    6-8,

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

    Featured Review: Middle School Student says Teachers are amazing. There after school clubs are great.There is lots of things to participate it..

    Read 2 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 989,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

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