Top Massachusetts Private Schools
- For the 2020-21 school year, there are 891 top private schools in Massachusetts, serving 129,358 students.
- Minority enrollment is 23% and the student:teacher ratio is 8:1.
The Newman School Photo - Every day Newman students benefit from the experiential learning of our "city classroom" in the Back Bay of Boston, "the education city".
Lexington Christian Academy Photo - Lexington Christian Academy is an independent, college preparatory, day and boarding school educating students in grades 6-12.
Apple Orchard School Photo - At Apple Orchard, because we're a school on a farm, we spend a great deal of time outside running in fields, feeding the ducks in the pond, walking our goats, building with rocks and branches, sledding, and stomping in puddles.
Miss Hall's School Photo - "The best thing about MHS is how friendly everyone is and how easy it is to become part of the community. I had an abundance of new friends on the first day of orientation, and I had bonded with my teachers by the end of the first week of classes." - Current Student
The Tobin School Photo - Inside and out, we believe in supporting children in active learning throughout their days at Tobin.
Bay Farm Montessori Academy Photo - The culture and curriculum at Bay Farm spring from a strong Montessori foundation.
Top Massachusetts Private Schools by County (2020-21)
- County# Schools# Students% Minority
- 26 Schools2,347 Students9% Minority
- 21 Schools2,443 Students20% Minority
- 72 Schools9,661 Students13% Minority
- 1 Schools41 Students- Minority
- 100 Schools18,508 Students23% Minority
- 10 Schools2,123 Students25% Minority
- 48 Schools5,579 Students22% Minority
- 16 Schools2,081 Students18% Minority
- 244 Schools34,057 Students25% Minority
- 3 Schools282 Students7% Minority
- 118 Schools18,893 Students23% Minority
- 58 Schools7,748 Students19% Minority
- 78 Schools12,493 Students40% Minority
- 95 Schools13,137 Students22% Minority
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