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Best schools in the USA Ranking 2019

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Best schools in the USA Ranking 2019

The US school ranking is created to help foreign students from a huge list of schools choose the best one, most suitable school. Of course, as a rule, one ranking is not enough, and all possible sources of information are used: descriptions of educational institutions, detailed characteristics, student reviews and specialist consultations. Let us dwell in more detail on the list of educational institutions and the specifics of their work.

  Private boarding schools in America - features of the educational system

Secondary education in the United States is represented by public and private educational institutions. As for private schools, the quality and conditions for diverse development are much higher, because many of them are in the national and world tops. The main facts of private boarding schools include the following facts:

  • Experienced and highly qualified teaching staff
  • Small occupancy of classes - up to 10 people
  • Proven Educational Programs
  • Modern technical equipment
  • Developed school infrastructure - numerous equipped sports facilities, research laboratories and creative studios
  • Excellent living conditions
  • Permanent security.

Thus, a high position in the ranking directly depicts advantages of the school. There are other parameters by which prestigious information portals compose their rankings. So, The Best Schools takes into account the following criteria:

  • Availability of effective pre-university programs
  • Student financial support
  • Academic Performance
  • Percentage of students living on campus.

According to the ranking compiled by this educational portal, TOP-10 private schools in the USA include:

Educational institution


Age of schoolchildren

Prices for High / High School Programs

Phillips Exeter Academy

New Hampshire, Exeter


From $ 24,000 per semester

Phillips Academy (Andover)


State of Massachusetts, Boston


From $ 53,000 a year

The Putney school


Vermont State, Putney


From $ 27,000 per semester

Church Farm school


Pennsylvania State, Exton


From $ 24,000 per semester

Episcopal High school


State of Virginia, Alexandria


Around $ 58,000 per year

St. Paul's school


New Hampshire


$ 59900 per year

Asheville school


State of north carolina


57650 $ per year

Shattuck-St. Mary's school


Minnesota State, Minneapolis


From $ 27,000 per semester

St. Andrew's School


State of delaware


$ 60,400 per year

The Thacher school


State of California, Los Angeles


From $ 26,750 per semester

Studying in the USA for international students - program options, admission conditions

Private schools with high school programs are especially interesting for international students. There are the following advantages:

  • The age of a student. The programs of senior and secondary schools are aimed at adolescents from 14 years old. At the age of 14-16 years, children are independent and fully ready to receive new experience and life
  • Good language proficiency. Students who are actively studying the language, by the age of 14-16 can have excellent command of English and language practice, from which study in a private school in America will be much more confident
  • Preparing for high school. For future students of US universities, the experience of studying in the American educational environment is simply necessary. In addition, a high school diploma obtained in the USA solves many formal issues and facilitates admission to the best universities in America.

When compiling lists of the best high schools, criteria such as:

  • Final Exam Results
  • Number and quality of universities in which graduates enter
  • Reviews
  • The quantitative ratio of teachers and students.

Consider the ranking of high schools in the United States, compiled by the reputable portal Niche :

There are more than 35,000 private schools in America that offer a variety of programs for students, excellent studying conditions and opportunities for development. For more information, contact SMAPSE consultants who will provide you with free consultations and help with the choice of the best school.

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