Private High Schools in the Boston Area

Private Schools in the Boston area are thriving because they offer a unique set of services .  What parents are looking for in a private school varies from family to family.   So, as a result,  there are many private schools in the Boston area, each with its unique mission and goals.

Independent Schools are private schools that are not affiliated with any particular religious group. They offer unique education opportunities for parents and children.  Some schools are day schools while others are boarding schools and some are both. Some have unique styles like Waldorf schools and some offer unique specialization like Art High Schools.

Catholics Schools are private non-governmental schools that focus on education with Catholic values.  There are over 80 Catholic Schools in the Boston area and most schools admit children outside of their religion. Some schools include religious worship as part of their education, but some do not.

Other private Schools in the Boston area include Christian, Episcopalian Jewish or Islamic. 


Independent Private High Schools in the Boston Area

Clark SchoolIndependent1-12Rowley
Sterling Education Independent-4-12Westwood
Winsor SchoolIndependent5-12Boston
The Tremont SchoolIndependent-6-12Lexington
Beaver Country Day SchoolIndependent6-12Chestnut Hill
Meridian AcademyIndependent6-12Jamaica Plain
The Rivers SchoolIndependent6-12Weston
Thayer AcademyIndependent6-12Braintree
The Woodward SchoolIndependent6-12Quincy
Waring SchoolIndependent6-12Beverly
Belmont Hill SchoolIndependent7-12Belmont
The Newman SchoolIndependent7-12Boston
Noble And Greenough SchoolIndependent7-12Dedham
Boston University AcademyIndependent9-12Boston
Phillips AcademyIndependent9-12Andover
The Governors AcademyIndependent9-12Byfield
The Newman SchoolIndependent9-12Boston
Waldorf High School Of Massachusetts BayIndependent9-12Belmont
Cats Academy BostonIndependent9-12Braintree
Chapel Hill Chauncy Hall SchoolIndependent9-12Waltham
The Cambridge School Of WestonIndependent9-12Weston
The Academy At Penguin HallIndependent9-12Wenham
Pingree SchoolIndependent9-12South Hamilton
Walnut Hill School For The ArtsIndependent9-12Natick
Brimmer & May SchoolIndependentpreK-12Chestnut Hill
British International School Of BostonIndependentpreK-12Boston
Buckingham Browne & Nichols SchoolIndependentpreK-12Cambridge
German International School BostonIndependent-preK-12Boston
International School Of BostonIndependentpreK-12Cambridge
Sudbury Valley SchoolIndependent-preK-12Framingham
Dana Hall SchoolIndependent5-12Wellesley
Deerfield AcademyIndependent9-12Deerfield
Milton AcademyIndependentK-12Milton



Catholic High Schools in the Boston Area

Austin Preparatory SchoolCatholic6-12Reading
Montrose SchoolCatholic6-12Medfield
St Marys High SchoolCatholic6-12Lynn
Mt Alvernia High SchoolCatholic7-12Newton
Archbishop Williams High SchoolCatholic7-12Braintree
Boston College High SchoolCatholic7-12Dorchester
Cathedral High SchoolCatholic7-12Boston
Catholic MemorialCatholic7-12West Roxbury
Ursuline AcademyCatholic7-12Dedham
Xaverian Brothers High SchoolCatholic7-12Westwood
Notre Dame AcademyCatholic7-12Hingham
Pope John Xxiii High SchoolCatholic7-12Everett
Arlington Catholic High SchoolCatholic9-12Arlington
Notre Dame Cristo Rey High SchoolCatholic9-12Lawrence
Central Catholic High SchoolCatholic9-12Lawrence
Cristo Rey Boston High SchoolCatholic-9-12Dorchester
Fontbonne AcademyCatholic9-12Milton
Matignon High SchoolCatholic9-12Cambridge
St Joseph Preparatory High SchoolCatholic9-12Boston
Bishop Fenwick High SchoolCatholic9-12Peabody
Marian High SchoolCatholic9-12Framingham
Academy Of Notre DameCatholicpreK-12Tyngsboro


Other Private High Schools in the Boston Area

Bradford Christian AcademyChristian1-12Bradford
The Accord SchoolAlternative-6-12Norwell
Boston Trinity AcademyChristian6-12Boston
Lexington Christian AcademyChristian6-12Lexington
St Johns Preparatory SchoolIndpendent6-12Danvers
Al-noor AcademyIslamic6-12Mansfield
Brooks SchoolEpiscopal9-12North Andover
St Mark's SchoolEpiscopal9-12Southborough
Bais Yaakov Of Boston High SchoolJewish--9-12Brighton
Gann Academy the New Jewish High SchoolJewish9-12Waltham
Yeshiva Ohr Yisrael High School For BoysJewish--9-12Chestnut Hill
Torah AcademyJewishpreK-11Brookline
Calvary Chapel AcademyChristianpreK-12Rockland
Covenant Christian AcademyChristianpreK-12Peabody
Fellowship Christian AcademyChristianpreK-12Methuen
Islamic Academy Of New EnglandIslamic-preK-12Sharon