Top 10 Best Michigan Blue Ribbon Private Schools (2022-23)

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 13 blue ribbon private schools serving 4,597 students in Michigan.
The best top ranked blue ribbon private schools in Michigan include St. Mary School, Holy Name Catholic School and Brother Rice High School.
The average acceptance rate is 100%, which is higher than the Michigan private school average acceptance rate of 95%.
100% of blue ribbon private schools in Michigan are religiously affiliated (most commonly Catholic and Christian).
Blue Ribbon schools have been recognized by the Department of Education for achieving superior standards of academic excellence. Read more about this national school awards program and how blue ribbon schools work.

Top Ranked Michigan Blue Ribbon Private Schools (2022-23)

School
Location
Students
Year
Brother Rice High School
Brother Rice High School Photo
All-boys (Catholic)
7101 Lahser Rd
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48301
(248) 833-2020
510 students
Year: 2020
De La Salle Collegiate High School
De La Salle Collegiate High School Photo - This picture is taken outside of our chapel. In it you will see Br. Robert Carnaghi and Br. Patrick McNally standing with a group of students before mass.
All-boys (Catholic)
(4)
14600 Common Road
Warren, MI 48088
(586) 778-2207
735 students
Year: 1994
5935 Clarkston Road
Clarkston, MI 48348
(248) 241-9012
489 students
Year: 2016
Holy Name Catholic School
(Catholic)
680 Harmon St
Birmingham, MI 48009
(248) 644-2722
298 students
Year: 2008
380 E Hickory Grove Rd
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304
(248) 642-6131
569 students
Year: 2009
St. Mary School
St. Mary School Photo
(Catholic)
303 St Mary's St
Lake Leelanau, MI 49653
(231) 256-9636
211 students
Year: n/a
St. Patrick School
(Catholic)
(5)
4333 Parnell Ave Ne
Ada, MI 49301
(616) 691-8833
228 students
Year: n/a
St. Paul Catholic School
(Catholic)
170 Grosse Pointe Blvd
Grosse Pointe, MI 48236
(313) 885-3430
305 students
Year: 2006
St. Thecla School
St. Thecla School Photo
(Catholic)
20762 S Nunneley Road
Clinton Township, MI 48035
(586) 791-2170
320 students
Year: n/a
Shrine Catholic Grade School
(Catholic)
1621 Linwood Ave
Royal Oak, MI 48067
(248) 541-4622
609 students
Year: 2005
Assumption Bvm School
(Catholic)
6393 Belmont Avenue Ne
Belmont, MI 49306
(616) 361-5483
213 students
Year: 2020
Building Blocks Preschool
Daycare / Preschool
340 Harvey Lake Rd
Highland, MI 48356
(248) 889-2727
40 students
Year: 2010, 2011, 2012
Lake Area Christian School
(Christian)
63590 Borgert Rd
Sturgis, MI 49091
(269) 651-5135
70 students
Year: n/a

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