Top National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS) Private Schools in Ohio

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  • For the 2020-21 school year, there are 38 top private schools in Ohio belonging to the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS), serving 14,844 students.
  • The National Association of Independent Schools, governed by a board of trustees and staffed by approximately 40 individuals, is a membership organization and the national voice of independent education. NAIS represents approximately 1,400 independent schools and associations in the United States, and affiliates with independent schools abroad as well. We offer a broad variety of services and products. The NAIS Principles of Good Practice for member schools define high standards and ethical behavior in key areas of independent school operations.You can also find more schools membership associations in Ohio.

Top National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS) Private Schools (2020-21)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • 8283 East Kemper Road
    Cincinnati, OH 45249
    (513) 247-0900

    Grades: NS-12 | n/a students
  • Western Reserve Academy
    Western Reserve Academy Photo - RESERVE welcome We are a community of educators who are dedicated to developing students with strong character.
    (Seventh Day Adventist)
    115 College Street
    Hudson, OH 44236
    (330) 650-9717

    Grades: 9-12 | 396 students
  • 38588 Mentor Ave
    Willoughby, OH 44094
    (440) 942-3600

    Grades: PK-12 | 336 students
  • 4400 West 140th Street
    Cleveland, OH 44135
    (216) 251-2321

    Grades: PK-8 | 257 students
  • 3000 Demington Ave Nw
    Canton, OH 44718
    (330) 453-8279

    Grades: PK-8 | 160 students
  • 835 Thomas Lane
    Columbus, OH 43214
    (614) 566-4847

    Grades: PK-K | 245 students
  • 6905 Given Road
    Cincinnati, OH 45243
    (513) 979-0220

    Grades: NS-12 | 870 students
  • 4300 Cherry Bottom Road
    Columbus, OH 43230
    (614) 509-2220

    Grades: NS-12 | 1,121 students
  • 65 S. Drexel. Ave.
    Columbus, OH 43209
    (614) 252-0781

    Grades: PK-12 | 564 students
  • Gilmour Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    34001 Cedar Rd
    Gates Mills, OH 44040
    (440) 442-1104

    Grades: PK-12 | 644 students
  • 3042 College Street
    Austinburg, OH 44010
    (440) 275-2811

    Grades: 9-12 | 114 students
  • 19600 North Park Blvd
    Beachwood, OH 44122
    (216) 932-4214

    Grades: NS-12 | 795 students
  • 5000 Clubside Rd and 12465 County Line Rd.
    Cleveland, OH 44124
    (440) 423-4446

    Grades: NS-12 | 1,115 students
  • Hudson Montessori School
    Hudson Montessori School Photo - Children's House gardening
    Montessori School
    7545 Darrow Rd
    Hudson, OH 44236
    (330) 650-0424

    Grades: PK-8 | n/a students
  • 3000 Reeves Rd Ne
    Warren, OH 44483
    (330) 372-2375

    Grades: K-12 | 569 students
  • 37501 Center Ridge Rd
    North Ridgeville, OH 44039
    (440) 327-1175

    Grades: 1-12 | 405 students
  • Laurel School
    Laurel School Photo - Laurel School's Lyman Campus in Shaker Heights, Ohio
    All-girls
    One Lyman Circle
    Beachwood, OH 44122
    (216) 464-1441

    Grades: NS-12 | 645 students
  • Lawrence School-Lower School Campus
    Lawrence School-Lower School Campus Photo - Our Lawrence Lower School Campus is located on Wallings Road in Broadview Heights. This campus serves children in grades K through 6 with language-based learning differences.
    Special Education School
    1551 E Wallings Rd
    Broadview Heights, OH 44147
    (440) 526-0717

    Grades: NS-6 | 345 students
  • Lawrence School-Upper School Campus
    Special Education School
    10036 Olde 8 Rd
    Northfield, OH 44067
    (440) 526-0003

    Grades: 7-12 | 225 students
  • 27575 Shaker Boulevard
    Cleveland, OH 44124
    (216) 464-0033

    Grades: NS-8 | 179 students
  • 750 White Pond Dr
    Akron, OH 44320
    (330) 836-0419

    Grades: K-8 | 101 students
  • Marburn Academy
    Marburn Academy Photo - Marburn's Cheer Squad has fun at half-time!
    Special Education School
    9555 Johnstown Road
    New Albany, OH 43054
    (614) 433-0822

    Grades: 1-12 | 282 students
  • 1715 S Reynolds Road
    Toledo, OH 43614
    (419) 381-1312

    Grades: PK-12 | 543 students
  • 5151 Denise Dr
    Dayton, OH 45429
    (937) 434-4444

    Grades: PK-12 | 481 students
  • Nightingale Montessori
    Montessori School
    1106 E High St
    Springfield, OH 45505
    (937) 324-0336

    Grades: PK-12 | 126 students
  • 2315 Ira Road
    Bath, OH 44210
    (330) 666-1118

    Grades: NS-9 | 549 students
  • 61830 Sandy Ridge Rd
    Barnesville, OH 43713
    (740) 425-3655

    Grades: 9-12 | 52 students
  • 2420 Saint Paris Pike
    Springfield, OH 45504
    (937) 399-8900

    Grades: K-8 | 105 students
  • 4081 Reed Rd
    Columbus, OH 43220
    (614) 451-1626

    Grades: PK-8 | 509 students
  • 2617 Waterloo Rd - Rd1
    Mogadore, OH 44260
    (330) 628-9555

    Grades: PK-7 | 163 students
  • St Mary Central School
    (Roman Catholic)
    24 N 4th St
    Martins Ferry, OH 43935
    (740) 633-5424

    Grades: PK-8 | 137 students
  • 5400 Red Bank Road
    Cincinnati, OH 45227
    (513) 728-2400

    Grades: PK-12 | n/a students
  • Springer School & Center
    Special Education School
    2121 Madison Rd
    Cincinnati, OH 45208
    (513) 871-6080

    Grades: 1-8 | 190 students
  • 2161 Grandin Road
    Cincinnati, OH 45208
    (513) 871-4700

    Grades: NS-12 | 1,031 students
  • 2785 SOM Center Road
    Chagrin Falls, OH 44022
    (216) 831-2200

    Grades: PK-12 | 824 students
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