Oldest Private High Schools in Rhode Island

The average private high school in Rhode Island was founded around 1924 (2021-22).
The oldest private high school in Rhode Island is Moses Brown School, founded in 1784.

Oldest Private High Schools in Rhode Island (2021-22)

School
Founding Date
Grades
Location
Rank: #11.
Moses Brown School
Moses Brown School Photo
(Friends)
Founding Date: 1784
Grades: NS-12
250 Lloyd Ave
Providence, RI 02906
(401) 831-7350
Rank: #22.
St. Patrick Academy
(Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1851
Grades: 9-12
244 Smith Street
Providence, RI 02908
(401) 421-9300
Rank: #33.
St. Mary Academy – Bay View
St. Mary Academy – Bay View Photo
All-girls (Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1874
Grades: NS-12
3070 Pawtucket Avenue
Riverside, RI 02915
(401) 434-0113
Rank: #44.
Lincoln School
Lincoln School Photo - Lincoln's campus is located in the heart of the East Side of Providence.
All-girls (Friends)
Founding Date: 1884
Grades: NS-12
301 Butler Ave
Providence, RI 02906
(401) 331-9696
Rank: #55.
Wheeler School
Wheeler School Photo
(2)
Founding Date: 1889
Grades: NS-12
216 Hope St
Providence, RI 02906
(401) 421-8100
Rank: #66.
St. Andrew's School
St. Andrew's School Photo
(Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1893
Grades: 6-12
63 Federal Rd
Barrington, RI 02806
(401) 246-1230
Rank: #77.
St. George's School
St. George's School Photo - An aerial view of campus from the northwest.
(Episcopal)
Founding Date: 1896
Grades: 9-12
372 Purgatory Road
Middletown, RI 02842
(401) 847-7565
Rank: #88.
Founding Date: 1923
Grades: 5-12
660 Waterman Ave
East Providence, RI 02914
(401) 438-5170
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
Mount St Charles Academy
(Roman Catholic)
(2)
Founding Date: 1924
Grades: 6-12
800 Logee St
Woonsocket, RI 02895
(401) 769-0310
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
St. Raphael Academy
St. Raphael Academy Photo
(Roman Catholic)
(4)
Founding Date: 1924
Grades: 9-12
123 Walcott St
Pawtucket, RI 02860
(401) 723-8100
Rank: #1111.
Portsmouth Abbey School
Portsmouth Abbey School Photo
(Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1926
Grades: 9-12
285 Corys Ln
Portsmouth, RI 02871
(401) 643-1248
Rank: #1212.
Rocky Hill School
Rocky Hill School Photo - Middle School students take part in Enviroweek the first week of each school year which includes an Eighth Grade camping trip to Mt. Monadnock. The lessons learned and relationships built during this time lay the foundation for a great year.
(15)
Founding Date: 1934
Grades: NS-12
530 Ives Road
East Greenwich, RI 02818
(401) 884-9070
Rank: #1313.
Bishop Hendricken High School
Bishop Hendricken High School Photo - Since 1959, Bishop Hendricken has attracted gifted scholars, artists and athletes. We are proud to provide an outstanding college preparatory education, and to produce young men of conscience and compassion. Join us to learn more!
All-boys (Roman Catholic)
(11)
Founding Date: 1959
Grades: 8-12
2615 Warwick Avenue
Warwick, RI 02889
(401) 889-5422
Rank: #1414.
The Prout School
The Prout School Photo - The Prout School is a Catholic coeducational college-preparatory school educating students in southern Rhode Island for more than 50 years.
(Roman Catholic)
Founding Date: 1966
Grades: 9-12
4640 Tower Hill Rd
Wakefield, RI 02879
(401) 789-9262
Rank: #1515.
School One
School One Photo
Special Program Emphasis
(1)
Founding Date: 1973
Grades: 9-12
220 University Avenue
Providence, RI 02906
(401) 331-2497
Rank: #1616.
High Road School Of Providence
Special Education School
Founding Date: 1976
Grades: 5-12
100 Houghton St
Providence, RI 02904
(401) 751-5800
Rank: #1717.
Barrington Christian Academy
Barrington Christian Academy Photo - Middle School students are ready for another amazing year!
(Christian)
(4)
Founding Date: 1979
Grades: K-12
9 Old County Road
Barrington, RI 02806
(401) 246-0113
Rank: #1818.
Pathways Strategic Teaching Center
Special Education School
Founding Date: 1998
Grades: PK-12
75 Centre Of New England Blvd
Coventry, RI 02816
(401) 615-2775
Rank: #1919.
Islamic School Of Rhode Island
Islamic School Of Rhode Island Photo
(Islamic)
Founding Date: 2004
Grades: PK-10
840 Providence St
West Warwick, RI 02893
(401) 821-8700

Recent Articles

Understanding Private School Tuition
Understanding Private School Tuition
We look at why tuition costs vary so widely from school to school.
Books About Private School
Books About Private School
What's private school really like? Find out from people who have been there.
You Won't Find....
You Won't Find....
You won't find several things in private schools which you will find in public schools.