Best New York Private Schools (2021)

For the 2021 school year, there are 215 private schools serving 59,139 students in New York, NY.
The best top ranked private schools in New York, NY include Alexander Robertson School, Avenues: The World School and George Jackson Academy.
The average tuition cost is $34,471, which is higher than the New York private school average tuition cost of $19,087.
41% of private schools in New York, NY are religiously affiliated (most commonly Roman Catholic and Jewish).

Top Private Schools in New York, NY (2021)

School
Location
Grades
Students
Alexander Robertson School
Alexander Robertson School Photo
(2)
3 West 95th Street
New York, NY 10025
(212) 663-2844
Grades: PK-5
| 73 students
Avenues: The World School
Avenues: The World School Photo - Avenues New York
(1)
259 10th Avenue
New York, NY 10001
(646) 664-0800
Grades: NS-12
| 1,736 students
George Jackson Academy
George Jackson Academy Photo - George Jackson Academy, an all boys school for grades 6-8, is located at 104 St. Marks Place (between 1st Ave. & Ave. A) New York, NY 10009. Accessible via the F, L, R, W and 6 trains.
All-boys
(6)
104 Saint Marks Place
New York, NY 10009
(212) 228-6789
Grades: 6-8
| 101 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
(4)
314 West 91st Street
New York, NY 10024
(212) 769-1699
Grades: K-12
| 201 students
Morningside Immersion PlayCare
Daycare / Preschool
501 W 123 Street
New York, NY 10027
(212) 316-0313
Grades: NS
| 10 students
Pine Street School
Pine Street School Photo - At Pine Street School, students collaborate across all areas of the curriculum, in two languages - English and either Spanish or Mandarin. Native speakers work alongside non-native speakers with expert teachers supporting. Literacy is central to their work and incorporated into everything they do. Classrooms support project-based inquiry and highly individualized learning for each student.
(11)
25 Pine Street
New York, NY 10005
(212) 235-2325
Grades: NS-5
| 195 students
Portfolio School
Portfolio School Photo
90 Hudson Street
New York, NY 10013
(212) 226-8252
Grades: K-12
| 35 students
132 W 60th St
New York, NY 10023
(212) 582-3116
Grades: 6-12
| 185 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
Transfiguration School
Transfiguration School Photo
(Roman Catholic)
29 Mott Street
New York, NY 10013
(212) 962-5265
Grades: PK-8
| n/a 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
(5)
126 West 17th Street
New York, NY 10011
(646) 638-2705
Grades: 4-12
| 237 students
11 E 26th Street, 17th floor
New York, NY 10010
(212) 524-9000
Grades: NS-12
| 441 students
795 Columbus Avenue
New York, NY 10025
(347) 305-4960
Grades: PK-12
| n/a students
Battery Park Montessori
Battery Park Montessori Photo - Our small student-teacher ratios provide rich opportunities for personalized learning and one-one-one support from Montessori-certified teachers with years of experience in child development.
Montessori School
21 South End Avenue
New York, NY 10280
(212) 235-2320
Grades: NS-K
| 60 students
Blue School
Blue School Photo
(1)
241 Water St
New York, NY 10038
(212) 228-6341
Grades: PK-8
| 250 students
20 Waterside Plaza
New York, NY 10010
(212) 481-2700
Grades: NS-12
| 295 students
157 Columbus Avenue, 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10023
(212) 362-1014
Grades: 9-12
| 59 students
Fusion Academy Park Avenue
Alternative School
450 Park Avenue South, 9th Floor
New York, NY 10016
(212) 326-9522
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students
Harlem Academy
Harlem Academy Photo
(5)
1330 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10026
(212) 348-2600
Grades: 1-8
| 128 students
Lycee Francais de New York
Lycee Francais de New York Photo
Special Program Emphasis
(1)
505 E 75th St
New York, NY 10021
(212) 369-1400
Grades: NS-12
| 1,332 students
222 Broadway
New York, NY 10038
(212) 663-3921
Grades: K-12
| 18 students
The Studio School
The Studio School Photo
(18)
117 West 95th Street
New York, NY 10025
(212) 678-2416
Grades: PK-8
| 120 students
York Prep School
York Prep School Photo - York Prep is a co-ed college preparatory school for grades 6-12 with a school culture based on character and kindness. We provide small class sizes, flexible course placement based on proficiency, Honors courses, AP classes, a Scholars Program, and a Jump Start Program with one on one personalized attention. We are known for our thorough student-centered college counseling program.
(1)
40 West 68th Street
New York, NY 10023
(212) 362-0400
Grades: 6-12
| 329 students
Academy Of St. Joseph
Academy Of St. Joseph Photo - Students are immersed in both fine arts and performing arts. Each year the school produces a musical that involves the entire student body.
(Roman Catholic)
(5)
111 Washington Place
New York, NY 10014
(212) 243-5420
Grades: NS-8
| 78 students
The Allen-Stevenson School
The Allen-Stevenson School Photo
All-boys
132 E 78th St
New York, NY 10075
(212) 288-6710
Grades: K-8
| 407 students
Ascension School
Ascension School Photo - Front of Ascension School, 220 W. 108th Street, New York, NY 10025
(Roman Catholic)
(1)
220 W 108th Street
New York, NY 10025
(212) 222-5161
Grades: PK-8
| 290 students
610 W 112th Street
New York, NY 10025
(212) 875-4433
Grades: NS-8
| 465 students
Birch Wathen Lenox School
Birch Wathen Lenox School Photo - The Birch Wathen Lenox School
(7)
210 E 77th Street
New York, NY 10075
(212) 861-0404
Grades: K-12
| 565 students
The Browning School
The Browning School Photo - Today`s Boys, Tomorrow`s Men
All-boys
(4)
52 E 62nd St
New York, NY 10065
(212) 838-6280
Grades: K-12
| 415 students
Cathedral High School
Cathedral High School Photo - The Ladies of Cathedral Marching Band
All-girls (Roman Catholic)
(1)
350 E 56th Street
New York, NY 10022
(212) 688-1545
Grades: 9-12
| 499 students
1047 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY 10025
(212) 316-7500
Grades: K-8
| 291 students
The Child School/Legacy High school
Special Education School
(4)
587 Main St
New York, NY 10044
(212) 223-5055
Grades: K-12
| 306 students
146 W 13th St
New York, NY 10011
(212) 242-7802
Grades: PK-8
| 380 students
5 W 93rd St
New York, NY 10025
(212) 749-6200
Grades: PK-12
| 1,240 students
The Cooke School
The Cooke School Photo
Special Education School
1713 Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10029
(212) 995-1987
Grades: K-12
| 333 students
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