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  1. #3 Best Private High Schools in America.

    Choate Rosemary Hall

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    Private School,

    WALLINGFORD, CT,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Freshman says Overall, I would rate Choate 4 out of 5 stars just because Choate is still lacking in diversity. In terms of boarding schools, the diversity is WONDERFUL, but having attended a smaller, very diverse...The facilities and resources that Choate has is amazing. All of their programs are well funded and conducted. They have such a range of clubs and activities, there is something for everyone!I would highly recommend Choate from my personal experiences, but of course everyone experiences differ. :).

    Read 157 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 868,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  2. #4 Best Private High Schools in America.

    The College Preparatory School

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    Private School,

    OAKLAND, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I've absolutely loved my time at College-Prep. It's the perfect place for students to be challenged intellectually, yet it's in a safe and welcoming environment. In my experience, there isn't really...We get a pretty bad rep for sports, but it's a great place to try out new sports! If you're not an athlete and you want to start a sport, everyone's super nice and there aren't many expectations....

    Read 84 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 373,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  3. #5 Best Private High Schools in America.

    Groton School

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    Private School,

    GROTON, MA,

    8-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says I came to Groton as a student who had never truly been challenged in any capacity in the classroom. Needless to say, I have now been challenged. I continue to be challenged in schoolwork, sports, and....

    Read 48 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 380,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 4 to 1,

  4. #7 Best Private High Schools in America.

    St. Mark's School of Texas

    Private School,

    DALLAS, TX,

    1-12,

    71 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 71 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 863,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

  5. #9 Best Private High Schools in America.

    The Nueva School

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    Private School,

    HILLSBOROUGH, CA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says I personally love Nueva. I joined in 9th grade just for the high school and loved it! All the students are super welcoming, and the small class size (about 100 to a grade, 12-16 people per class)....

    Read 56 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 967,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  6. #12 Best Private High Schools in America.

    Stanford Online High School

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    Online School,

    REDWOOD CITY, CA,

    7-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says I've been enrolled at OHS for three years now, and I've had the privilege of experiencing all three different enrollment options here (single course, part time, and full time) each for one year.I'm sure many have heard of the rigorous academic curriculum at OHS - and they aren't joking. The high school and AP courses, especially, are very demanding, although also extremely rewarding. The...As for the social aspect of OHS: it's hard to grasp, but adequate as long as you are tangibly present during class discussion (and in Skype chats, which are the students' main form of communication).....

    Read 154 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 903,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

  7. #14 Best Private High Schools in America.

    The Lawrenceville School

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    Private School,

    LAWRENCEVILLE, NJ,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says L’ville is a selective, competitive school. If you are one out of 2500 accepted decide if Lawrenceville is a good fit. The school IS very demanding and you will be pushed hard to work 8:00am to....

    Read 153 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 822,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  8. #17 Best Private High Schools in America.

    Crystal Springs Uplands School

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    Private School,

    HILLSBOROUGH, CA,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Crystal prepares students for college! The only major downside is that I wish that there was more racial/ethnic diversity. There are only a few African-American students, roughly 5% of the entire school population, and it can be extremely...With that said, the academics are world-class. It definitely gives (and gave) me an advantage in testing, access to higher-level education, study skills, and essay writing. To those who are looking to apply, the biggest advice I would give is: Don't be afraid of the cost. The school gives excellent financial aid to those who truly need it..

    Read 44 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 539,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

  9. #18 Best Private High Schools in America.

    Regis High School

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    Private School,

    NEW YORK, NY,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Niche User says I commend the Founders and leadership. The vision, execution, and evolution of the model is spot on. Ask any student, parent, faculty, college admissions counselor, and Dean at any University and...Get a top notch education without lowering standards or using temp solutions ("shuttling" minorities in or subsidizing over priced tuition with"generous" financial aid packages to fill quotas for....

    Read 137 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 532,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,