Best North Carolina Blue Ribbon Private High Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 6 blue ribbon private high schools serving 3,590 students in North Carolina.
The best top ranked blue ribbon private high schools in North Carolina include Ravenscroft, Charlotte Christian School and Charlotte Latin School.
The average acceptance rate is 50%, which is lower than the North Carolina private high school average acceptance rate of 85%.
50% of blue ribbon private high schools in North Carolina are religiously affiliated (most commonly Christian).
Blue Ribbon schools have been recognized by the Department of Education for achieving superior standards of academic excellence. Read more about this national school awards program and how blue ribbon schools work.

Top Ranked North Carolina Blue Ribbon Private High Schools (2021-22)

School
Location
Students
Year
Cary Academy
(1)
1500 N Harrison Avenue
Cary, NC 27513
(919) 677-3873
765 students
Year: 2004
Charlotte Christian School
Charlotte Christian School Photo - The new upper school building opened in August of 2007.
(Christian)
(6)
7301 Sardis Rd
Charlotte, NC 28270
(704) 366-5657
1,078 students
Year: 2006
9502 Providence Road
Charlotte, NC 28277
(704) 846-1100
n/a students
Year: n/a
Faith Christian School
Faith Christian School Photo
(Christian)
1333 Faith Christian Dr
Rocky Mount, NC 27803
(252) 443-3700
382 students
Year: n/a
Ravenscroft
Ravenscroft Photo - Founded in 1862, Ravenscroft has a 135-acre campus nestled in the heart of North Raleigh. Our extraordinary facilities include: dedicated library for Lower School; Middle and Upper School Library & Technology Center; Fine Arts Center with a gallery space, a 460-seat theatre and a 200-seat flexible performance space; 13 science labs; a 350-seat Dining Hall; and a Health Center.
(15)
7409 Falls Of Neuse Rd
Raleigh, NC 27615
(919) 847-0900
1,189 students
Year: 2003
Mount Zion Christian Academy
(Christian)
3519 Fayetteville St
Durham, NC 27707
(919) 688-4245
176 students
Year: n/a

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