Top 20 Best Norfolk County Private Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 120 private schools serving 19,759 students in Norfolk County, MA (there are 190 public schools, serving 97,893 public students). 17% of all K-12 students in Norfolk County, MA are educated in private schools (compared to the MA state average of 12%).
The top ranked private schools in Norfolk County, MA include Dexter Southfield School, Dana Hall School and Milton Academy.
The average tuition cost is $25,730, which is lower than the Massachusetts private school average tuition cost of $25,927.
32% of private schools in Norfolk County, MA are religiously affiliated (most commonly Catholic and Jewish).

Top Ranked Norfolk County Private Schools (2024)

School
Location
Grades
Students
Dedham Country Day School
Dedham Country Day School Photo - Welcome to Dedham Country Day!
(1)
90 Sandy Valley Road
Dedham, MA 02026
(781) 329-0850
Grades: NS-8
| 309 students
Delphi Academy of Boston
Delphi Academy of Boston Photo - Small class sizes, big thinkers & challenging environment. Caring faculty provide personal, one-on-one attention for every child. Over 40 years of educational experience and success.
(8)
564 Blue Hill Avenue
Milton, MA 02186
(617) 333-9610
Grades: PK-8
| 140 students
Apple Orchard School
Apple Orchard School Photo - Based on Allandale Farm, Apple Orchard students spend much of their time outside: running in fields, feeding the chickens, caring for our barn animals, walking our goats, climbing pudding stone, building tree forts, sledding, stomping in puddles and playing in the mud.
Daycare / Preschool
(1)
282 D Newton St
Brookline, MA 02445
(617) 731-6463
Grades: NS-K
| 98 students
The Sage School
The Sage School Photo - The "Culture of Kindness" fostered at Sage is one of the school's foundational building blocks. Students are taught early and often about the importance of inclusion and are encouraged to make their fellow Sagers feel like they belong.
(12)
171 Mechanic St
Foxboro, MA 02035
(508) 543-9619
Grades: NS-8
| 153 students
Archbishop Williams High School
Archbishop Williams High School Photo
(Catholic)
(1)
40 Independence Ave
Braintree, MA 02184
(781) 843-3636
Grades: 7-12
| 604 students
Blessed Sacrament School
Blessed Sacrament School Photo - All middle school students participate in a 1:1 iPad program, which gives each student their own iPad to use in class and at home to enhance the learning process.
(Catholic)
(4)
808 East Street
Walpole, MA 02081
(508) 668-2336
Grades: NS-8
| 319 students
The Blue Hill Montessori School
Montessori School
163 Turnpike Street
Canton, MA 02021
(781) 828-5230
Grades: PK-K
| 47 students
Cats Academy Boston
Cats Academy Boston Photo
2001 Washington Street
Braintree, MA 02184
(617) 678-9043
Grades: 9-12
| 460 students
Charles River School
Charles River School Photo - PreK through 8th grade students are provided with a myriad of hands-on activities that have real world applications.
(10)
6 Old Meadow Road
Dover, MA 02030
(508) 785-8213
Grades: PK-8
| 191 students
Clark School Boston
Special Education School
1 Whitman Road, Canton
Canton, MA 02021
(281) 821-3499
Grades: NS-2
| 24 students
Dana Hall School
Dana Hall School Photo
All-girls
(1)
45 Dana Road
Wellesley, MA 02482
(781) 489-1331
Grades: 5-12
| 465 students
Dexter Southfield School
Dexter Southfield School Photo
(1)
20 Newton St
Brookline, MA 02445
(617) 522-5544
Grades: NS-12
| 1,027 students
Fontbonne
Fontbonne Photo
All-girls (Catholic)
930 Brook Road
Milton, MA 02186
(617) 615-3014
Grades: 7-12
| 320 students
League School for Autism
League School for Autism Photo
Special Education School
300 Boston Providence Turnpike
East Walpole, MA 02032
(508) 850-3900
Grades: PK-12
| 100 students
34 Philbrick Rd
Brookline, MA 02445
(617) 232-4452
Grades: K-5
| 452 students
Milton Academy
Milton Academy Photo - Milton Academy is only eight miles from Boston's museums, schools and attractions, but it has the benefits of a 130-acre New England campus-with green quads and lots of fall foliage.
170 Centre Street
Milton, MA 02186
(617) 898-1798
Grades: K-12
| 1,020 students
Montrose School
Montrose School Photo
All-girls (Catholic)
(1)
29 North St
Medfield, MA 02052
(508) 359-2423
Grades: 6-12
| 246 students
10 Campus Drive
Dedham, MA 02026
(781) 320-7271
Grades: 7-12
| 620 students
Norwood Montessori School
Norwood Montessori School Photo - Outside Art Time!
Montessori School
462 Walpole St
Norwood, MA 02062
(781) 762-3700
Grades: PK-12
| 114 students
The Park School
The Park School Photo - Located on 34 acres near Jamaica Pond, Park feels like a neighborhood school but reflects the diversity of metropolitan Boston.
(1)
171 Goddard Avenue
Brookline, MA 02445
(617) 277-2456
Grades: PK-8
| 560 students
Quincy Catholic Academy
(Catholic)
(2)
370 Hancock St
Quincy, MA 02171
(617) 328-3830
Grades: PK-8
| 378 students
The Rashi School
The Rashi School Photo
(Jewish)
(2)
8000 Great Meadow Road
Dedham, MA 02026
(781) 355-7317
Grades: PK-8
| 248 students
Sacred Heart Continuation School
Sacred Heart Continuation School Photo - Annual middle school dance to kick-off the school year.
(Catholic)
(2)
75 Commercial St
Weymouth, MA 02188
(781) 335-6010
Grades: PK-8
| 229 students
St. Agatha School
St. Agatha School Photo - Charity work done by SAS Students.
(Catholic)
440 Adams Street
Milton, MA 02186
(617) 696-3548
Grades: PK-8
| 371 students
St. Ann School
(Catholic)
1 Saint Anns Rd
Quincy, MA 02170
(617) 471-9071
Grades: K-9
| 299 students
St. Catherine Of Siena School
St. Catherine Of Siena School Photo
(Catholic)
(2)
249 Nahatan St
Norwood, MA 02062
(781) 769-5354
Grades: PK-8
| 347 students
St. John The Evangelist School
(Catholic)
(1)
696 Washington St
Canton, MA 02021
(781) 828-2130
Grades: NS-8
| 256 students
Saint Joseph School
(Catholic)
(1)
90 Pickering Street
Needham, MA 02492
(781) 444-4459
Grades: NS-8
| 447 students
67 Harvard St
Brookline, MA 02445
(617) 566-7184
Grades: NS-8
| 287 students
St. Mary Of The Hills School
(Catholic)
250 Brook Rd
Milton, MA 02186
(617) 698-2464
Grades: PK-8
| 284 students
St. Sebastians School
St. Sebastians School Photo
All-boys (Catholic)
(11)
1191 Greendale Avenue
Needham, MA 02492
(781) 449-5200
Grades: 7-12
| 380 students
South Shore Christian Academy
South Shore Christian Academy Photo - South Shore Christian Academy is a Christian private school serving students in preschool through Grade 12 from the South Shore.
(Christian)
(4)
45 Broad St
Weymouth, MA 02188
(781) 331-4340
Grades: NS-12
| 246 students
SouthfieldSchool
All-girls
(1)
10 Newton St
Brookline, MA 02445
(617) 522-6980
Grades: NS-12
| 371 students
Tenacre Country Day School
Tenacre Country Day School Photo - Tenacre fifth and sixth graders play interscholastic sports every season. Centennial Field is used for soccer, field hockey and flag football in the fall and baseball and softball in the spring. The Dareshori Gymnasium is used for boys' and girls' basketball in the winter.
(4)
78 Benvenue Street
Wellesley, MA 02482
(781) 235-2282
Grades: PK-6
| 199 students
Thayer Academy
745 Washington Street
Braintree, MA 02184
(781) 664-2210
Grades: 5-12
| 676 students
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Norfolk County Private Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
468 Hancock Street
Quincy, MA 02171
(617) 328-6329
Grades: PK-K
| 65 students
210 Pleasant St
Millis, MA 02054
(508) 376-8425
Grades: K
| 21 students
22 Pray Street
Quincy, MA 02169
(617) 773-8080
Grades: PK-8
| 170 students
121 Crescent St
Quincy, MA 02169
(617) 773-5237
Grades: K-9
| 127 students
10 Atwood St
Wellesley, MA 02482
(781) 235-1510
Grades: NS-8
| 193 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked private schools in Norfolk County, MA?
The top ranked private schools in Norfolk County, MA include Dexter Southfield School, Dana Hall School and Milton Academy.
How many private schools are located in Norfolk County, MA?
120 private schools are located in Norfolk County, MA.
How much do private schools cost in Norfolk County, MA?
The average tuition cost is $25,730, which is lower than the Massachusetts private school average tuition cost of $25,927.
How diverse are private schools in Norfolk County, MA?
Norfolk County, MA private schools are approximately 32% minority students, which is higher than the Massachusetts private school average of 30%.
What percentage of students in Norfolk County, MA go to private school?
17% of all K-12 students in Norfolk County, MA are educated in private schools (compared to the MA state average of 12%).
What percentage of private schools are religiously affiliated in Norfolk County, MA?
32% of private schools in Norfolk County, MA are religiously affiliated (most commonly Catholic and Jewish).

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