Best Rensselaer County Private Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 14 private schools serving 2,702 students in Rensselaer County, NY.
The best top ranked private schools in Rensselaer County, NY include Robert C Parker School, Mountain Road School and Hoosac School.
The average acceptance rate is 61%, which is lower than the New York private school average acceptance rate of 78%.
57% of private schools in Rensselaer County, NY are religiously affiliated (most commonly Roman Catholic and Christian).

Top Ranked Rensselaer County Private Schools (2021-22)

School
Location
Grades
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
Catholic Central High School
(Roman Catholic)
(4)
625 7th Ave
Troy, NY 12182
(518) 235-7100
Grades: 7-12
| 353 students
Doane Stuart School
Doane Stuart School Photo
(2)
199 Washington Avenue
Rensselaer, NY 12144
(518) 465-5222
Grades: NS-12
| 161 students
Emma Willard School
Emma Willard School Photo
All-girls
285 Pawling Avenue
Troy, NY 12180
(518) 833-1302
Grades: 9-12
| 357 students
Hoosac School
Hoosac School Photo
(Episcopal)
14 Pine Valley Rd
Hoosick, NY 12089
(518) 686-7331
Grades: 8-12
| 200 students
La Salle Institute
All-boys (Roman Catholic)
(2)
174 Williams Rd
Troy, NY 12180
(518) 283-2500
Grades: 6-12
| 408 students
Mountain Road School
Mountain Road School Photo - Our beautiful new schoolyard
Special Program Emphasis
4565 County Route 9
East Nassau, NY 12062
(518) 794-8520
Grades: PK-8
| 53 students
Holy Spirit School
Holy Spirit School Photo - Eighth Graders accept Holy Spirit pins, signifying their acceptance of their role as school leaders. On the altar is Father Joe O'Brien and presenting the pin is principal, Roger Rooney.
(Roman Catholic)
54 Highland Dr
East Greenbush, NY 12061
(518) 477-5739
Grades: PK-7
| 215 students
Redemption Christian Academy
Redemption Christian Academy Photo - Redemption Christian Academy
(Christian)
(5)
192 Ninth Street
Troy, NY 12180
(518) 272-6679
Grades: K-12
| n/a students
Sacred Heart School
(Roman Catholic)
308 Spring Avenue
Troy, NY 12180
(518) 274-3655
Grades: PK-6
| 124 students
St. Jude The Apostle School
(Roman Catholic)
42 Dana Ave
Wynantskill, NY 12198
(518) 283-0333
Grades: PK-6
| 227 students
116 Pinewoods Ave
Troy, NY 12180
(518) 274-4994
Grades: PK-8
| 78 students
Vanderheyden Hall
614 Cooper Hill Rd
Wynantskill, NY 12198
(518) 283-6500
Grades: 7-12
| 69 students
Woodland Hill Montessori School
Woodland Hill Montessori School Photo - Woodland Hill Montessori- All School Photo
Montessori School
100 Montesorri Pl
Rensselaer, NY 12144
(518) 283-5400
Grades: NS-8
| 323 students

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