Top 20 Best New York Nonsectarian Private Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 533 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 THINK Global School, Rippowam Cisqua School and BASIS Independent Manhattan.

Top Ranked Nonsectarian Private Schools in New York (2022)

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
(3)
3 West 95th Street
New York, NY 10025
(212) 663-2844
Grades: PK-5
| 73 students
Allen-Stevenson School
Allen-Stevenson School Photo
All-boys
132 E 78th St
New York, NY 10075
(212) 288-6710
Grades: K-8
| 389 students
The Art of Words Community School
The Art of Words Community School Photo
Special Program Emphasis
(2)
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
(2)
259 10th Avenue
New York, NY 10001
(646) 664-0800
Grades: NS-12
| 1,771 students
556 Columbia Street
Brooklyn, NY 11231
(917) 473-1615
Grades: 3-12
| 909 students
795 Columbus Avenue
New York, NY 10025
(347) 305-4960
Grades: PK-5
| n/a students
Big Apple Academy
Big Apple Academy Photo
(2)
2937 86th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11223
(718) 333-0300
Grades: K-8
| 1,115 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
| 160 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
| 98 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 - The Knox School is the oldest and most established private school in Long Island, New York. Today, Knox is a co-educational boarding and day school for grades 6-12 where the total well-being of every student is our top priority.
(8)
541 Long Beach Road
Saint James, NY 11780
(631) 686-1600
Grades: 6-12
| 127 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!
(22)
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.
(5)
336 Woodmere Blvd
Woodmere, NY 11598
(516) 394-1827
Grades: PK-12
| 166 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
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
(347) 237-7606
Grades: NS-8
| 252 students
Rippowam Cisqua School
Rippowam Cisqua School Photo - Our dedicated Upper Campus faculty are middle school experts, and our program and facilities are tailored to inspire students to reach their full capacity as learners and as individuals. Our program values original thought and exploration and seeks to achieve balance between freedom and structure, innovation and tradition.
(13)
439 Cantitoe St
Bedford, NY 10506
(914) 244-1296
Grades: PK-9
| 443 students
Robert C Parker School
Robert C Parker School Photo - Exploration on 77 acres campus with forest, woods, pond, and streams.
Special Program Emphasis
(8)
4254 Ny Highway 43
Wynantskill, NY 12198
(518) 286-3449
Grades: PK-8
| 134 students
The Storm King School
The Storm King School Photo - Campus in winter
(7)
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
(2)
322 Port Washington Blvd
Port Washington, NY 11050
(516) 365-4900
Grades: 1-12
| 52 students
225 Cambridge Avenue
Garden City, NY 11530
(516) 742-3434
Grades: PK-12
| 323 students
45 W. 34th St.
New York, NY 10001
(347) 763-8520
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
The Windsor School
The Windsor School Photo - Each year, our graduation ceremony takes places at Queens Botanical Garden. We are proud of our 100% graduation rate each year dating back to 1969, our first graduating class. Our graduates gain acceptance to top colleges and universities with substantial scholarship offers.
(8)
37-02 Main Street
Flushing, NY 11354
(718) 359-8300
Grades: 7-12
| 92 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
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 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
Special Program Emphasis
(19)
339 Snedecor Ave
West Islip, NY 11795
(631) 446-8050
Grades: NS-8
| 266 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 Brooklyn
Fusion Academy Brooklyn Photo
Alternative School
(1)
1 Metrotech Center North, Suite 1004
Brooklyn, NY 11201
(718) 522-3286
Grades: 6-12
| 57 students
Fusion Academy Long Island
Fusion Academy Long Island Photo
Alternative School
260 Crossways Park Drive, Suite A
Woodbury, NY 11797
(516) 364-5414
Grades: 6-12
| 34 students
Fusion Academy Upper West Side
Fusion Academy Upper West Side Photo
Alternative School
157 Columbus Avenue, 3rd Floor
New York, NY 10023
(212) 362-1014
Grades: 6-12
| 59 students
Fusion Academy Westchester
Fusion Academy Westchester Photo
Alternative School
1 North Broadway, Suite 120
West Harrison, NY 10601
(914) 285-9036
Grades: 6-12
| n/a students
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