Best Ohio Blue Ribbon Private Schools (2021)

For the 2021 school year, there are 68 blue ribbon private schools serving 31,690 students in Ohio.
The best top ranked blue ribbon private schools in Ohio include Cincinnati Hills Christian Academy, Archbishop Hoban High School and Cincinnati Country Day School.
The average tuition cost is $7,391, which is higher than the Ohio private school average tuition cost of $6,991.
94% of blue ribbon private schools in Ohio are religiously affiliated (most commonly Roman Catholic and 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 Blue Ribbon Private Schools in Ohio (2021)

School
Location
Students
Year
Cincinnati Hills Christian Academy
Cincinnati Hills Christian Academy Photo
(Christian)
(5)
8283 East Kemper Road
Cincinnati, OH 45249
(513) 247-0900
n/a students
Year: 1997
Canton Country Day School
Canton Country Day School Photo
(3)
3000 Demington Ave Nw
Canton, OH 44718
(330) 453-8279
160 students
Year: 1992
Archbishop Hoban High School
Archbishop Hoban High School Photo
(Roman Catholic)
1 Holy Cross Blvd
Akron, OH 44306
(330) 773-6658
810 students
Year: n/a
6905 Given Road
Cincinnati, OH 45243
(513) 979-0220
870 students
Year: 2003
Communion Of Saints School
(Roman Catholic)
2160 Stillman Rd
Cleveland, OH 44118
(216) 932-4177
221 students
Year: 2010
Incarnate Word Academy
Incarnate Word Academy Photo - Incarnate Word Academy and IWA Learning Garden
(Roman Catholic)
6620 Pearl Road
Cleveland, OH 44130
(440) 842-6818
n/a students
Year: 2013
26500 Shaker Blvd
Beachwood, OH 44122
(216) 464-4055
n/a students
Year: n/a
Lial Catholic School
Lial Catholic School Photo - Our classrooms are multi-age by design allowing each student the opportunity to grow and develop at his or her own pace interacting with other students, similar to a family environment. Personal best is the standard set for everyone.
(Roman Catholic)
5700 Davis Road
Whitehouse, OH 43571
(419) 877-5167
222 students
Year: 1993, 1998
Mars Hill Academy
Mars Hill Academy Photo - The Mars Hill Academy staff consists of exemplary Christian men and women who love their students and are passionate about teaching.
(Calvinist)
(7)
4230 Aero Drive
Mason, OH 45040
(513) 770-3223
248 students
Year: n/a
Nativity School
Nativity School Photo - Nativity Students at Eurocamp - an international Summer Camp with students from 15 different nations.
(Roman Catholic)
(1)
5936 Ridge Avenue
Cincinnati, OH 45213
(513) 458-6767
369 students
Year: 2005
93 E Main Street
Norwalk, OH 44857
(419) 668-7223
755 students
Year: 2014
Our Lady Of The Elms Preschool
Our Lady Of The Elms Preschool Photo
Daycare / Preschool (Roman Catholic)
1290 West Market Street
Akron, OH 44313
(330) 867-0918
30 students
Year: 2012
Our Lady Of The Elms School
Our Lady Of The Elms School Photo
All-girls (Roman Catholic)
1375 W Exchange St
Akron, OH 44313
(330) 867-0918
326 students
Year: 2012
Parma Heights Christian Academy
(Christian)
(1)
8971 West Ridgewood Drive
Cleveland, OH 44130
(440) 845-8668
125 students
Year: 2001
St. Agatha School
(Roman Catholic)
(4)
1880 Northam Rd
Columbus, OH 43221
(614) 488-9000
272 students
Year: 2000, 2015
St. Angela Merici Elementary School
(Roman Catholic)
20830 Lorain Road
Cleveland, OH 44126
(440) 333-2126
488 students
Year: 2012
St. Benedict the Moor Catholic School
(Roman Catholic)
138 Gramont Ave
Dayton, OH 45417
(937) 268-6391
211 students
Year: n/a
St. Columban Elementary School
St. Columban Elementary School Photo
(Roman Catholic)
896 Oakland Road
Loveland, OH 45140
(513) 683-7903
536 students
Year: 2011
Saint Ignatius High School
Saint Ignatius High School Photo - Cleveland's Catholic, Jesuit high school is rooted in Ignatian spirituality. Our education forms students to be open to growth, intellectually competent, religious, loving, and committed to social justice. Graduates emerge as Men for Others.
All-boys (Roman Catholic)
1911 W 30th St
Cleveland, OH 44113
(216) 651-0222
1,506 students
Year: 2009
Saint James School (White Oak)
Saint James School (White Oak) Photo - Our students are eager to learn!
(Roman Catholic)
(1)
6111 Cheviot Road
Cincinnati, OH 45247
(513) 741-5333
549 students
Year: 1992, 1999, 2007
St. Joseph Parish School
St. Joseph Parish School Photo - Saint Joseph Parish School, Cuyahoga Falls, OH. For more info, visit http://saintjoe.org .
(Roman Catholic)
1909 3rd St
Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44221
(330) 928-2151
249 students
Year: 2013
Saint Ursula Academy
Saint Ursula Academy Photo - Established in 1910, Saint Ursula Academy has maintained a reputation and high standard of academic excellence since day one. It is a top choice for girls in Greater Cincinnati as enter high school.
All-girls
1339 East McMillan Street
Cincinnati, OH 45206
(513) 961-3410
n/a students
Year: 2002
All Saints School
(Roman Catholic)
8939 Montgomery Road
Cincinnati, OH 45236
(513) 792-4732
486 students
Year: 2011
Bishop Leibold
(Roman Catholic)
24 South 3rd St
Miamisburg, OH 45342
(937) 434-9343
601 students
Year: 2008
Cardinal Pacelli Elementary School
(Roman Catholic)
927 Ellison Ave
Cincinnati, OH 45226
(513) 321-1048
437 students
Year: 2008
Fuchs Mizrachi School
(Jewish)
26600 Shaker Blvd
Beachwood, OH 44122
(216) 932-0220
414 students
Year: 2003
Guardian Angels Elementary School
Alternative School (Roman Catholic)
6539 Beechmont Ave
Cincinnati, OH 45230
(513) 624-3141
512 students
Year: 2007
Holy Family Grade School
(Roman Catholic)
3163 Kent Rd
Stow, OH 44224
(330) 688-3816
489 students
Year: 2012
Holy Trinity School
(Roman Catholic)
(2)
2610 Nagel Rd
Avon, OH 44011
(440) 937-6420
482 students
Year: 2020
Incarnation Catholic School
(Roman Catholic)
45 Williamsburg Ln
Dayton, OH 45459
(937) 433-1051
921 students
Year: 2013
Liberty Bible Academy
Liberty Bible Academy Photo - The mission of Liberty Bible Academy Preschool is to provide an academically challenging and developmentally appropriate educational program for young children in a safe, loving, and Christ-centered environment. Children will learn to love God, love others, and love learning. The teachers at LBA Preschool desire to meet each child at their individual point of need in all areas of development.
(Christian)
4900 Old Irwin Simpson Road
Mason, OH 45040
(513) 754-1234
316 students
Year: n/a
Montessori School Of Bowling Green
Montessori School Of Bowling Green Photo
Montessori School
515 Sand Ridge Rd
Bowling Green, OH 43402
(419) 352-4203
n/a students
Year: n/a
Mother Teresa Catholic Elementary School
Mother Teresa Catholic Elementary School Photo
(Roman Catholic)
7197 Mother Teresa Lane
Middletown, OH 45044
(513) 779-6585
561 students
Year: 2018
Norwalk Catholic School - Elementary School
(Roman Catholic)
31 Milan Avenue
Norwalk, OH 44857
(419) 668-6091
294 students
Year: 2014
Notre Dame Elementary School
(Roman Catholic)
13000 Auburn Rd
Chardon, OH 44024
(440) 279-1127
586 students
Year: 2018
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