Private High Schools in the Boston Area
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Dorchester, MA
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$18,700

Boston College High School is a Jesuit, Catholic college preparatory school. It is highly selective (about 18% of applicants are accepted). The school offers a rigorous curriculum with the aim to foster characteristics and qualities that reflect the tradition and ideals of a Jesuit education.

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Andover, MA
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1131
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$44,500(Day) - 55,900(Boarding)

Phillips Academy is a prestigious private high school located in Andover, MA. It is a selective boarding school that has been serving students for the last 230 years on a beautiful 500-acre campus, about an hour from Boston. 

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Cambridge, MA
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1012
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$30,890 - $42,320

Buckingham Browne & Nichols (BB&N) is a highly respected day school in Cambridge for pre-K through 12th grade.  The school offers a rich and high-quality educational experience for students from a range of backgrounds and talents. Admission to the school is very selective with about an 18% acceptance rate. 

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Milton, MA
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997
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$39,000(Day) - 45,520(Boarding)

Milton Academy is a prestigious private school located in Milton, MA and serves students between kindergarten and 12th grade. The academy is a college preparatory school known for its strong academics and broad based programs. Students can either board at the school or live locally.

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West Roxbury, MA
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732
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$17,900

Catholic Memorial School is a Catholic college preparatory boys school located in the West Roxbury neigborhood of Boston.  The school provides rigorous academics for boys rooted in the Catholic faith.

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Arlington, MA
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729
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$9,800

Arlington Catholic is a college preparatory high school.  It is focused on a rigorous curriculum while at the same time maintaining and fostering Christian values.  The mission of the school can best be described by its motto “Accept The Challenge".

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Cambridge, MA
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552
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$21,820 - $29,480

The International School of Boston (ISB)  is a bilingual and multicultural school located in Cambridge,MA and serving students from preschool to high school.  Although the school  focuses on educating students in both the French and American school systems, there are students from over forty different countries and faculty and staff representing more than a dozen nationalities, making the school truly international.

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Cambridge, MA
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440
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$9,650

Matignon High School is a co-educational, independent Catholic high school committed to academic excellence and providing a faith-based catholic education.

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Boston, MA
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434
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$12,600 - $44,600

Winsor is an independent day school for academically promising and motivated girls in grades 5-12. The school was founded in 1886 and is located in the Longwood area. Winsor’s historic seven acre campus is nestled amid Simmons and Wheelock Colleges, Harvard Medical School and many of Boston’s renowned teaching hospitals.

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Belmont, MA
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433
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$42,800 (Day), $49,800(Boarding)

Belmont Hill is a prestigious boy's school located in Belmont and offering middle and high school programs.  The school offers a day school option as well as 5-day boarding plan. Admission to the school is selective with an acceptance rate of 28%.

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Boston, MA
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400
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$17,500 - $30,800

The British International School of Boston (BISB), located in Jamaica Plain, is a private school with programs from preschool to high school. It is a diverse international school with students from America, the United Kingdom as well as many other countries. It offers a modern international curriculum approved both internationally and in the US.

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Byfield, MA
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400
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$44,500(Day) - 55,900(Boarding)

The Governor's Academy is a prestigious private boarding school in Byfield, about 30 miles north of Boston. The school serves students from grade 9 to 12 and is considered very selective. The Academy is one of the oldest operating boarding schools in the country and is located on a beautiful 450 acre campus.

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Dorchester, MA
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400
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$3,600

Cristo Rey High School is a Catholic school located in the Dorchester neighborhood of Boston.  It serves students between 9th and 12th grade and offers a rigorous college prep education rooted in Catholic values.  The school is part of the Cristo Rey network of schools, offering very low tuition to a diverse community.

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North Andover, MA
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352
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$42,450 (Day) - $55,560 (Boarding)

Brooks School is a selective private boarding school located in North Andover, MA. The school serves students between the 9th and12th grades and provides a broad education with high academic standards. The school is located about 35 miles from Boston on a beautiful 251 acre campus.

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Milton, MA
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314
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$15,600

Fontbonne Academy is a Catholic high school for women located in Milton, MA. The school serves students between grades 9 and 12 and offers an education with academic excellence and Catholic core values.

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Boston, MA
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266
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$13,550

Cathedral High School is an urban, multicultural Catholic, college preparatory school in Boston’s historic South End serving boys and girls of all faiths from grades seven through 12. The school is rooted in gospel values, and prepares  students for college and leadership for life.

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Boston, MA
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250
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$21,500(Domestic) - $33,000(International)

The Newman School is an independent day school in the Catholic tradition. It serves high-school age students from Greater Boston and around the world and prepares them for success in college. The school is moderately selective with an acceptance rate of about 50%.

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Boston, MA
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234
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$16,900

Boston Trinity Academy is a nondenominational Christian college preparatory day school located in the Hyde park area of Boston. The school has a strong emphasis on academics and faith and is somewhat selective with an acceptance rate around 40%.

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Allston, MA
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218
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$18,175 - $20,800

German International School is private school located in Boston,MA. The school serves students between the age of 3 to 12th grade and focuses on bilingual education in English and German with diplomas that are recognized internationally.

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Boston, MA
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191
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$11,900

Saint Joseph Preparatory High School is a co-educational, college preparatory high school founded upon academic excellence, personal integrity and Catholic tradition. The school is a diverse, multi-cultural and family centered school rooted in Christian gospel values.

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Boston, MA
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172
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$49,483

Boston University Academy  (BUA) is a college preparatory High School located on the campus of Boston University. The school is for academically talented bright boys and girls and has established itself as a top-notch college preperatory school.  The school makes use of the vast resources of the parent university.  Admission is very selective.

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Dorchester, MA
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157
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$9,300 - $10,600

Christian Academy.

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Boston, MA
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150
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$38,342

The Commonwealth School is a small, independent college preparatory high school located in the Back Bay neighborhood of Boston.  The school is known for its high academic standards and offers rigorous college preparation as well as a balanced and well-rounded high school, education.

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Hyde Park, MA
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111
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-

Private School in Hyde Park

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Roxbury Crossing, MA
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95
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No Tuition (Public)

The Manville school is a therapeutic day school located in Boston. It serves  students from kindergarten through 10th grade who experience emotional, neurological or learning difficulties that have impacted their ability to succeed in previous school settings. The school is associated with Judge Baker Children’s center and Harvard Medical School.

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Dorchester Center, MA
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95
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$8,200

Elizabeth Seton Academy is a Catholic college preparatory high school for young women located in Dorchester, MA. 

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Arlington, MA
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90
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Public

Dearborn Academy is one of New England’s leading state approved special education day schools, located in Arlington, MA. The school serves children with emotional, social and learning challenges between 3rd and 12th grade. 

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Brighton, MA
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74
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-

The Kennedy Day School is a special education school located in Brighton, MA. The school is part of Franciscan Hospital and serves students with complex health needs between the ages of 3 to 22.

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Belmont, MA
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56
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$27,800(Domestic), $32,800 (International)

The Waldorf High School is a private high school in Belmont, MA. It is part of the international Waldorf school movement that specializes in a college preparatory education integrated with the arts and humanities.

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Brighton, MA
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55
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-

Orthodox Jewish jeshiva High School in Brighton.

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Brighton, MA
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44
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$13,500

Bais Yaakov of Boston High School is an Orthodox Jewish high school for women located in Brighton, MA.  The school offers an education rooted in Judaic studies as well as rigorous secular academics.

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Dorchester, MA
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42
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Public

Elizabeth Seton Academy is a Catholic college preparatory high school for young women located in Dorchester, MA.

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Belmont, MA
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33
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Public

Arlington School is a college preparatory high school for students with academic, social or emotional challenges. The school is located on the grounds of McLean Hospital in Belmont.

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Arlington, MA
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31
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-

The Germaine Lawrence school provides mental health treatment and education to girls 12-18 with serious emotional and behavioral issues.

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Cambridge, MA
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27
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-

Farr Academy is a therapeutic day school located in Cambridge, MA. The school is serving students in grades 7 through 12 with a range of emotional and learning problems. The Academy has high academic standards in a therapeutic and supportive environment.

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Belmont, MA
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27
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No Information

Pathways Academy is a private special education school located in Belmont, MA. The school school serves the psychological, social, and academic needs of children and adolescents ages 6 through 22 with autism spectrum and related disorders.  The school is operated by the Center for Neurodevelopmental Services at McLean Hospital and is fully approved by the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education.

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Charlestown, MA
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21
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-

Seaport Academy is a small alternative school for young men in grades 8-12. It serves students who have difficulties achieving good results in the public school system and provides a unique program where learning is experiential and filled with adventure.