Best New York Nonsectarian Private Schools (2021)

For the 2021 school year, there are 556 nonsectarian private schools in New York. You can also find more religiously affiliated schools in New York.
The best top ranked nonsectarian private schools in New York include Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn, Alexander Robertson School and The Art of Words Community School.

Top Nonsectarian Private Schools in New York (2021)

School
Location
Grades
Students
Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn
Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn Photo - Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn's historic Bay Ridge campus is located at 8515 Ridge Boulevard, in the heart of Bay Ridge, Brooklyn. .
(4)
8515 Ridge Boulevard
Brooklyn, NY 11209
(718) 238-3308
Grades: NS-12
| 235 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
The Art of Words Community School
The Art of Words Community School Photo
Special Program Emphasis
(1)
52 Bridge Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201
(516) 668-1024
Grades: PK-12
| 156 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
556 Columbia Street
Brooklyn, NY 11231
(718) 643-6302
Grades: PK-12
| 909 students
Buffalo Seminary
Buffalo Seminary Photo - Founded in 1851, and in this building since 1909, Buffalo Seminary is on the National Register of Historic Places. Our campus includes 5 faculty and student residences in adjacent restored historic homes, and Larkin Field, a 5-minute walk away on a leafy parkway.
All-girls
(7)
205 Bidwell Parkway
Buffalo, NY 14222
(716) 885-6780
Grades: 9-12
| 172 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 Harvey School
(8)
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
(4)
314 West 91st Street
New York, NY 10024
(212) 769-1699
Grades: K-12
| 201 students
The Knox School
The Knox School Photo - As an institution that is mission-driven and intentional in its structure and purpose, The Knox School created its academic program to provide capable students with opportunities to excel within a liberal arts program that is infused with artistic and athletic pursuits in preparation for higher education at selective colleges and universities.
(5)
541 Long Beach Road
Saint James, NY 11780
(631) 686-1600
Grades: 6-12
| 150 students
The Laurel Hill School
The Laurel Hill School Photo - In third grade we started our Lego Robotics unit this week! We are getting familiar with using the laptops with our Lego robots. We can change the speed, add sound, or change the action of the motor attached to the robot. Next, we will be starting to build our first creates with a focus on carnival rides!
(21)
201 Old Town Rd
East Setauket, NY 11733
(631) 751-1154
Grades: NS-8
| 352 students
Lawrence Woodmere Academy
Lawrence Woodmere Academy Photo - Lawrence Woodmere Academy (LWA"), founded in 1912, is an elite Pre-K through 12, non-sectarian, private, College Preparatory School located in Woodmere, NY.
(4)
336 Woodmere Blvd
Woodmere, NY 11598
(516) 394-1827
Grades: PK-12
| 196 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
Rippowam Cisqua School
Rippowam Cisqua School Photo - Rippowam Cisqua School (Upper Campus): Middle school students seek structured opportunities for adventure and discovery, while still yearning to play freely. A specialized curriculum for ninth graders accelerates their academic and leadership skills. Our new multimillion-dollar Upper Campus, built specifically for students age 11-15, provides the best environment to navigate this dynamic period of academic and emotional development.
(8)
439 Cantitoe St
Bedford, NY 10506
(914) 244-1296
Grades: PK-9
| 443 students
The Storm King School
The Storm King School Photo - Campus in winter
(6)
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
(1)
322 Port Washington Blvd
Port Washington, NY 11050
(516) 365-4900
Grades: 1-12
| 55 students
225 Cambridge Avenue
Garden City, NY 11530
(516) 742-3434
Grades: PK-12
| 305 students
352-8 Classon Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11238
(347) 763-8520
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
The Windsor School
The Windsor School Photo - Our modern school building is conveniently located near the 7 train, LIRR, and 12 MTA bus lines. Students enjoy easy accessibility to educational and cultural attractions in Manhattan.
(6)
37-02 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11354
(718) 359-8300
Grades: 7-12
| 90 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
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
Big Apple Academy
Big Apple Academy Photo
(2)
2937 86th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11223
(718) 333-0300
Grades: K-8
| 1,115 students
Blue Rock School
Blue Rock School Photo - Our Middle School students mentor our younger students, as they discuss and present their research projects.
Alternative School
(4)
110 Demarest Mill Road
West Nyack, NY 10994
(845) 535-3353
Grades: K-8
| n/a students
Blue School
Blue School Photo
(1)
241 Water St
New York, NY 10038
(212) 228-6341
Grades: PK-8
| 250 students
Bridges Academy (the)
Bridges Academy (the) Photo - Our 2016-17 Graduating class
(19)
339 Snedecor Ave
West Islip, NY 11795
(631) 446-8050
Grades: NS-8
| 211 students
20 Waterside Plaza
New York, NY 10010
(212) 481-2700
Grades: NS-12
| 295 students
Chemung Valley Montessori School
Montessori School
(2)
23 Winters Road
Elmira, NY 14903
(607) 562-8754
Grades: NS-6
| 145 students
Fusion Academy Brk: Brooklyn
Alternative School
1 Metrotech Center North, Suite 1004
Brooklyn, NY 11201
(718) 522-3286
Grades: 6-12
| 57 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
701 Westchester Avenue, Suite 200E
West Harrison, NY 10604
(914) 285-9036
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students
260 Crossways Park Drive, Suite A
Woodbury, NY 11797
(516) 364-5414
Grades: 7-12
| 34 students
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