Top National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS) Private Schools in New York

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  • For the 2020-21 school year, there are 157 top private schools in New York belonging to the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS), serving 67,056 students.
  • The National Association of Independent Schools, governed by a board of trustees and staffed by approximately 40 individuals, is a membership organization and the national voice of independent education. NAIS represents approximately 1,400 independent schools and associations in the United States, and affiliates with independent schools abroad as well. We offer a broad variety of services and products. The NAIS Principles of Good Practice for member schools define high standards and ethical behavior in key areas of independent school operations.You can also find more schools membership associations in New York.

Top National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS) Private Schools (2020-21)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • 8515 Ridge Boulevard
    Brooklyn, NY 11209
    (718) 238-3308

    Grades: NS-12 | 235 students
  • 556 Columbia Street
    Brooklyn, NY 11231
    (718) 643-6302

    Grades: PK-12 | 909 students
  • 205 Bidwell Parkway
    Buffalo, NY 14222
    (716) 885-6780

    Grades: 9-12 | 182 students
  • The Chapel School
    The Chapel School Photo - The Chapel School's small class sizes ... max 14 in preschool, 18 in K-5 and 16 in middle school ... provide opportunities for personal, individualized instruction and a strong sense of community!
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    172 White Plains Road
    Bronxville, NY 10708
    (914) 337-3202

    Grades: PK-8 | 317 students
  • Friends Academy
    Friends Academy Photo - Friends Academy is located on an inviting 65-acre campus in the heart of Long Island's North Shore.
    (Friends)
    270 Duck Pond Road
    Locust Valley, NY 11560
    (516) 676-0393

    Grades: NS-12 | 765 students
  • 3316 79th St
    Jackson Heights, NY 11372
    (718) 335-6363

    Grades: NS-12 | 215 students
  • 1330 Fifth Avenue
    New York, NY 10026
    (212) 348-2600

    Grades: 1-8 | 128 students
  • 260 Jay St
    Katonah, NY 10536
    (914) 232-3161

    Grades: 6-12 | 355 students
  • The IDEAL School of Manhattan
    The IDEAL School of Manhattan Photo - Upper School students take their sketchbooks to Riverside Park for their visual art class.
    Special Education School
    314 West 91st Street
    New York, NY 10024
    (212) 769-1699

    Grades: K-12 | 201 students
  • 211 Brooksite Drive
    Smithtown, NY 11787
    (631) 265-4177

    Grades: NS-8 | 293 students
  • 541 Long Beach Road
    Saint James, NY 11780
    (631) 686-1600

    Grades: 6-12 | 163 students
  • 336 Woodmere Blvd
    Woodmere, NY 11598
    (516) 394-1827

    Grades: PK-12 | 273 students
  • Lycee Francais de New York
    Lycee Francais de New York Photo
    Special Program Emphasis
    505 E 75th St
    New York, NY 10021
    (212) 369-1400

    Grades: NS-12 | 1,332 students
  • New York Military Academy
    New York Military Academy Photo
    Special Program Emphasis
    78 Academy Ave
    Cornwall On Hudson, NY 12520
    (845) 534-3710

    Grades: 8-12 | 100 students
  • 25 Pine Street
    New York, NY 10005
    (212) 235-2325

    Grades: NS-8 | 195 students
  • 132 W 60th St
    New York, NY 10023
    (212) 582-3116

    Grades: 6-12 | 185 students
  • 439 Cantitoe St
    Bedford, NY 10506
    (914) 244-1296

    Grades: PK-9 | 443 students
  • 1 Chapman Parkway
    Stony Brook, NY 11790
    (631) 751-1800

    Grades: 7-12 | 412 students
  • 314 Mountain Road
    Cornwall On Hudson, NY 12520
    (845) 534-9860

    Grades: 8-12 | 184 students
  • THINK Global School
    THINK Global School Photo - Students at THINK Global School have ample opportunities to work on their photography
    Special Program Emphasis
    1460 Broadway, #7032
    New York, NY 10036
    (646) 808-0675

    Grades: 10-12 | 60 students
  • Vincent Smith School
    Vincent Smith School Photo - Upper School entrance
    Special Education School
    322 Port Washington Blvd
    Port Washington, NY 11050
    (516) 365-4900

    Grades: 1-12 | n/a students
  • 352-8 Classon Ave
    Brooklyn, NY 11238
    (347) 763-8520

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a students
  • 37-02 Main Street
    Flushing, NY 11354
    (718) 359-8300

    Grades: 7-12 | 80 students
  • Winston Preparatory School NY
    Winston Preparatory School NY Photo - Seniors may participate in a variety of outdoor education adventures, including learning how to sail in the Caribbean Sea or hiking in the Appalachian Mountains.
    Special Education School
    126 West 17th Street
    New York, NY 10011
    (646) 638-2705

    Grades: 4-12 | 237 students
  • 20 W End Ave
    New York, NY 10023
    (212) 246-7717

    Grades: NS-12 | 882 students
  • Academy Of St. Joseph
    (Roman Catholic)
    1725 Brentwood Road Bldg 2
    Brentwood, NY 11717
    (631) 273-2406

    Grades: K-12 | 385 students
  • 135-140 Academy Road
    Albany, NY 12208
    (518) 429-2300

    Grades: NS-12 | 361 students
  • Allen Christian Pre-school
    Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
    11432 Merrick Blvd
    Jamaica, NY 11434
    (718) 657-2500

    Grades: NS-PK | 163 students
  • 132 E 78th St
    New York, NY 10075
    (212) 288-6710

    Grades: K-9 | 407 students
  • 519 Allens Creek Road
    Rochester, NY 14618
    (585) 381-4560

    Grades: NS-12 | 420 students
  • Alternative School For Math & Science
    Alternative School For Math & Science Photo - The Purple Team competes for the win during the balloon race on Field Day.
    Special Program Emphasis
    291 E 1st St
    Corning, NY 14830
    (607) 962-0011

    Grades: 6-8 | 112 students
  • 610 W 112th Street
    New York, NY 10025
    (212) 875-4433

    Grades: NS-8 | 465 students
  • 8101 Ridge Boulevard
    Brooklyn, NY 11209
    (718) 833-9090

    Grades: K-12 | 387 students
  • 701 Carroll St
    Brooklyn, NY 11215
    (718) 534-6601

    Grades: PK-12 | 803 students
  • 181 Lincoln Place
    Brooklyn, NY 11217
    (718) 534-6060

    Grades: PK-12 | 917 students
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