Top New York State Association of Independent Schools (NYSAIS) Private Schools in New York

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 120 top private schools in New York belonging to the New York State Association of Independent Schools (NYSAIS), serving 41,688 students.
  • The New York State Association of Independent Schools promotes the independence, well-being and public understanding of, and respect for, New York independent schools and serves as an accrediting body chartered by the New York State Board of Regents.
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Top New York State Association of Independent Schools (NYSAIS) Private Schools (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • 582 Columbus Avenue
    Thornwood, NY 10594
    (914)495-6028

    Grades: 9-12 | 830 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.
    Alternative School (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 | 296 students
  • Green Meadow Waldorf School
    Green Meadow Waldorf School Photo - Green Meadow is one of the oldest and largest Waldorf schools in North America, offering programs from Parent & Child Classes through Grade 12.
    Special Program Emphasis
    307 Hungry Hollow Road
    Spring Valley, NY 10977
    (845)356-2514

    Grades: NS-12 | 316 students
  • 1330 Fifth Avenue
    New York, NY 10026
    (212)348-2600

    Grades: 1-8 | 128 students
  • 1790 Route 211 E
    Middletown, NY 10941
    (845)692-5353

    Grades: PK-12 | 236 students
  • 260 Jay St
    Katonah, NY 10536
    (914)232-3161

    Grades: 6-12 | 355 students
  • 314 West 91st Street
    New York, NY 10024
    (212)769-1699

    Grades: K-12 | 195 students
  • 336 Woodmere Blvd
    Woodmere, NY 11598
    (516)394-1827

    Grades: PK-12 | 273 students
  • 49 Clinton Avenue
    Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522
    (914)479-6420

    Grades: 5-12 | 695 students
  • 78 Academy Ave
    Cornwall On Hudson, NY 12520
    (845)534-3710

    Grades: 8-12 | 100 students
  • 439 Cantitoe St
    Bedford, NY 10506
    (914)244-1296

    Grades: PK-9 | 443 students
  • 18 Goodfriend Drive
    East Hampton, NY 11937
    (631)907-5400

    Grades: NS-12 | 368 students
  • 1 Chapman Parkway
    Stony Brook, NY 11790
    (631)751-1800

    Grades: 7-12 | 403 students
  • 314 Mountain Road
    Cornwall On Hudson, NY 12520
    (845)534-9860

    Grades: 8-12 | 184 students
  • 117 West 95th Street
    New York, NY 10025
    (212)678-2416

    Grades: PK-8 | 120 students
  • Vincent Smith School
    Vincent Smith School Photo - Upper School entrance
    Alternative School
    322 Port Washington Blvd
    Port Washington, NY 11050
    (516)365-4900

    Grades: 1-12 | n/a students
  • The Waldorf School Of Garden City
    The Waldorf School Of Garden City Photo - Welcome to the Waldorf School of Garden City!
    Special Program Emphasis
    225 Cambridge Avenue
    Garden City, NY 11530
    (516)742-3434

    Grades: PK-12 | 365 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 - Winston Prep students participate annually in an all-school Art Show.
    Special Education School
    126 West 17th Street
    New York, NY 10011
    (646)638-2705

    Grades: 4-12 | 237 students
  • Academy Of St. Joseph
    Academy Of St. Joseph Photo - In April 2007, renovations began on the historic six-story building located in Greenwich Village, only blocks away from New York University and Washington Square. The school would house ten classrooms, a beautiful assembly hall, a dining hall, an art studio, library, science lab and rooftop playground.
    (Roman Catholic)
    111 Washington Place
    New York, NY 10014
    (212)243-5420

    Grades: NS-8 | 77 students
  • 132 E 78th St
    New York, NY 10075
    (212)288-6710

    Grades: K-9 | 412 students
  • 519 Allens Creek Road
    Rochester, NY 14618
    (585)381-4560

    Grades: NS-12 | 420 students
  • Aurora Waldorf School
    Aurora Waldorf School Photo - All students 5th grade through 8th grade are in chorus.
    Special Program Emphasis
    525 West Falls Road
    West Falls, NY 14170
    (716)655-2029

    Grades: PK-8 | 178 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
  • 220 East 50th Street
    New York, NY 10022
    (212)755-6666

    Grades: 9-12 | 62 students
  • 181 Lincoln Place
    Brooklyn, NY 11217
    (718)789-6060

    Grades: PK-12 | 818 students
  • 210 E 77th Street
    New York, NY 10075
    (212)861-0404

    Grades: K-12 | 587 students
  • 241 Water St
    New York, NY 10038
    (212)228-6341

    Grades: PK-8 | n/a students
  • 20 Waterside Plaza
    New York, NY 10010
    (212)481-2700

    Grades: NS-12 | 295 students
  • 375 Pearl St
    Brooklyn, NY 11201
    (718)852-1029

    Grades: PK-12 | 848 students
  • 185 Court Street
    Brooklyn, NY 11201
    (718)858-5100

    Grades: PK-8 | n/a students
  • 150 Corlaer Avenue
    Schenectady, NY 12304
    (518)370-0366

    Grades: NS-10 | 193 students
  • 52 E 62nd St
    New York, NY 10065
    (212)838-6280

    Grades: K-12 | 391 students
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