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2024 Best College Prep Private High Schools in Virginia

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  1. #1 Best College Prep Private High Schools in Virginia.

    BASIS Independent McLean

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    Private School,

    MCLEAN, VA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says It's important to note that BASIS Independent McLean is a challenging school. If you're not prepared to put in the effort and dedicate yourself to your academics, it can be overwhelming. The...That being said, the school offers a wide range of clubs and activities, which provide a great outlet for students to pursue their passions outside of the classroom. These extracurricular...Overall, I believe that BASIS Independent McLean is an excellent choice for students who are willing to work hard and take advantage of the many opportunities the school provides. The supportive....

    Read 70 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Average SAT: 1470,

    Average ACT: 33,

  2. #2 Best College Prep Private High Schools in Virginia.

    The Madeira School

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    Private School,

    MCLEAN, VA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Freshman says Overall, my experience at Madeira has been high quality so far. As for the academics, that is truly where Madeira excels. Each class is rigorous, informative, and takes new approaches to learning....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Average SAT: 1360,

    Average ACT: 31,

  3. #6 Best College Prep Private High Schools in Virginia.

    Veritas Collegiate Academy

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    Private School,

    ARLINGTON, VA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I have attended Veritas for a number of years (starting in 9th grade) and believe it to be time well spent, as I not only gained a lot of knowledge needed to assist me with excelling in college, but....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Average SAT: 1400,

    Average ACT: 27,

  4. #8 Best College Prep Private High Schools in Virginia.

    Fairfax Christian School

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    Private School,

    DULLES, VA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says Hi, I'm Ben a Fairfax Christian School's student. I have been at school from this January and I had wonderful experienced with Fairfax Christian School. Firstly, at my first day, I felt that this is a small school so it mean that their teachers will pay more attention about student than private school, and they're willing to help student when... Secondly, they have a nice uniform so as they have a field trip that's nice to manage student and for pictures while they're going field trip. And finally, they always focus on Bible. They invested every equiment for student to understand Bible one easiest way. At last, If you have a opportunity, let your kids join Fairfax Christian School..

    Read 45 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Average SAT: 1300,

    Average ACT: 24,

  5. #11 Best College Prep Private High Schools in Virginia.

    Ideaventions Academy for Math and Science

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    Private School,

    RESTON, VA,

    1-12,

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

    Featured Review: Works Here says Ideaventions Academy is the heart of learning. It is a place where at lunch students are still discussing lessons from the hands on lesson they did in science class, where students in upper grades....

    Read 23 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Average SAT: 1540,

    Average ACT: 35,

  6. #12 Best College Prep Private High Schools in Virginia.

    St. Stephen's and St. Agnes School

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    Private School,

    ALEXANDRIA, VA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says With two very different children, both at SSSAS, we've had an amazing experience! Both boys started at the lower school campus and are now at middle and upper school, respectively. We've had nothing....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Average SAT: 1350,

    Average ACT: 30,

  7. #14 Best College Prep Private High Schools in Virginia.

    Foxcroft School

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    Private School,

    MIDDLEBURG, VA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says Foxcroft School is a welcoming community of lifelong friends and caring faculty. Not to mention its uncommonly beautiful, and high-spirited traditions. As a Junior and boarder at Foxcroft, I have....

    Read 70 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Average SAT: 1290,

    Average ACT: 28,

  8. #15 Best College Prep Private High Schools in Virginia.

    The George Washington University Online High School

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    Online School,

    ASHBURN, VA,

    8-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says (GWUOHS), with its individualized approach to instruction, epitomizes excellence. GWUOHS is known for its committed teachers who create a welcoming atmosphere. They interact with students personally....

    Read 57 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Average SAT: 1310,

    Average ACT: 31,

  9. #17 Best College Prep Private High Schools in Virginia.

    Cape Henry Collegiate

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    Private School,

    VIRGINIA BEACH, VA,

    PK, K-12,

    81 Niche users give it an average review of 4.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says As a military family we have had our children in a number of different schools. CHC stands out as one of the best schools they’ve attended due to the engaging community and the high level of....

    Read 81 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Average SAT: 1280,

    Average ACT: 29,

  10. #21 Best College Prep Private High Schools in Virginia.

    Oakcrest School

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    Private School,

    VIENNA, VA,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Oakcrest has been an amazing place for educating my girls. I have two graduates and two there now. The staff cares deeply about the students as individuals and have the goal of helping them become....

    Read 137 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Average SAT: 1330,

    Average ACT: 31,

  11. #22 Best College Prep Private High Schools in Virginia.

    The Steward School

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    Private School,

    RICHMOND, VA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Our daughter started at The Steward School in middle school. We were connected with a very sweet “buddy family” during the summer so our daughter had a friend before starting school which was very...We feel the overall size of Steward is perfect and appreciate smaller class sizes. Upper school faculty and staff are fantastic. The college counseling department is very knowledgeable and....

    Read 76 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Average SAT: 1260,

    Average ACT: 30,

  12. #24 Best College Prep Private High Schools in Virginia.

    Veritas Collegiate Academy

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    Private School,

    CHESAPEAKE, VA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says This is our family's third year at #VCAchesapeake and it has been a great home for us. We often feel like this small, diverse school is the best kept secret in Chesapeake. My husband and I are both educators and care deeply about the caliber of people delivering instruction and the curriculum taught. We love that this is a diverse classical Christian school. Other...The main administrators have both been in education over 40 years. The K's are both UNC-Chapel Hill grads with advanced degrees from Regent. They are passionate, mission-oriented scholars and...We are so thankful that we found this school when we did. We love the new 1832 Elbow Rd. location and love the whole #VCAchesapeake community..

    Read 112 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Average SAT: 1320,

    Average ACT: 31,

  13. #25 Best College Prep Private High Schools in Virginia.

    Bishop O'Connell High School

    Private School,

    ARLINGTON, VA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says I like Oconnell a lot. I think that it is a fun place and there are lots of clubs where you can find your people if you don't play sports. A LOT of students are athletes (including myself) and....

    Read 246 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Average SAT: 1260,

    Average ACT: 29,

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