Private Schools in Boston, Massachusetts

There are 56 Private Schools in Boston, Massachusetts, serving a population of 669,158 people in an area of 49 square miles. There is 1 Private School per 11,949 people, and 1 Private School per square mile.

In Massachusetts, Boston is ranked 196th of 585 cities in Private Schools per capita, and 108th of 585 cities in Private Schools per square mile.

List of Boston Private Schools

Find Boston, Massachusetts private schools, including independent, parochial, religious and non-religious affiliated charter schools, boarding schools, Christian schools, preparatory prep schools, accredited private k-12, middle schools, and high schools.


Beacon Hill Nursery School 74 Joy Street Boston, MA

Berea SDA Academy 800 Morton Street Boston, MA

Boston Children's School 8 Whittier Place Boston, MA

Boston College High School 150 William T Morrissey Boulevard Boston, MA

Boston Trinity Academy 17 Hale Street Boston, MA

Boston University Academy 1 University Road Boston, MA

British School of Boston 416 Pond Street Boston, MA

Cathedral Grammar School 595 Harrison Avenue Boston, MA

Cathedral High School 74 Union Park Street Boston, MA

Catholic Memorial School 235 Baker Street Boston, MA

Commonwealth School 151 Commonwealth Avenue Boston, MA

Compass 290 Bowdoin Street Boston, MA

Cristo Rey Boston High School 100 Savin Hill Avenue Boston, MA

East Boston Central Catholic School 69 London Street Boston, MA

Elizabeth Seton Academy 2220 Dorchester Avenue Boston, MA

Epiphany School 154 Centre Street Boston, MA

Frances Jacobson Early Childhood Center 477 Longwood Avenue Boston, MA

German International School Boston 57 Holton Street Boston, MA

Hollow Reed School 93 Sedgwick Street Boston, MA

Holy Name Parish School 535 West Roxbury Parkway Boston, MA

Italian Home For Children 1125 Centre Street Boston, MA

Kennedy Day 30 Warren Street Boston, MA

Kennedy Hope Academy 30 Warren Street Boston, MA

Kids Are People Elementary School PO Box 15656 Boston, MA

Kingsley Montessori School 30 Fairfield Street Boston, MA

Learning Project Elementary School 107 Marlborough Street Boston, MA

Manville School 53 Parker Hill Avenue Boston, MA

Mesivta High School Of Greater Boston 34 Sparhawk Street Boston, MA

Mother Caroline Academy & Education Center 515 Blue Hill Avenue Boston, MA

Mount Saint Joseph Academy 617 Cambridge Street Boston, MA

NATIVITY PREPARATORY SCHOOL 39 Lamartine Street Boston, MA

Our Lady Of Perpetual Help/Mission Grammar School 94 Saint Alphonsus Street Boston, MA

Paige Academy 28 Highland Avenue Boston, MA

Park Street School 67 Brimmer Street Boston, MA

Parkside Christian Academy 215 Forest Hills Street Boston, MA

Pope John Paul II Catholic Academy 239 Neponset Avenue Boston, MA

Pope John Paul II Catholic Academy - Mattapan Campus 120 Babson Street Boston, MA

Pope John Paul Ii Catholic Academy Columbia Campus 2200 Columbia Road Boston, MA

Sacred Heart School 1035 Canterbury Street Boston, MA

Seaport Academy 197 8th Street Boston, MA

Shaloh House Hebrew Day School 29 Chestnut Hill Avenue Boston, MA

South Boston Catholic Academy 866 East Broadway Boston, MA

St Brendan School 29 Rita Road Boston, MA

St Columbkille Partnership School 25 Arlington Street Boston, MA

St Herman Of Alaska Christian School 62 Harvard Avenue Boston, MA

St John School 9 Moon Street Boston, MA

St Patrick School 131 Mount Pleasant Avenue Boston, MA

St Peter Academy 371 West Fourth Street Boston, MA

St Theresa of Avila School 40 Saint Theresa Avenue Boston, MA

The Advent School 15 Brimmer Street Boston, MA

About Boston Private Schools

Boston Private Schools are schools that provide all or some portion of Kindergarten through 12th grade education, but they do not operate as part of a public school district in Boston, MA. Private Schools are largely funded through tuition and student fees, though they may also be supported by grants and private contributions. Some Private Schools may receive a small amount of public funding, such as Massachusetts Department of Education grants for school building renovations. Private Schools have selective admissions and can choose who may enroll as a student. Public Schools, in contrast, are subject to compulsory education laws that requires Massachusetts State to provide education to all children.

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Boston Private School Statistics

Find Boston Private School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Boston Private School Enrollment
 BostonMassachusetts
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment3,90254,777
Kindergarten Enrollment1,315 (15.3%)9,049 (11.7%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)3,169 (14.0%)25,727 (8.6%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)2,830 (12.6%)30,860 (9.7%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)2,622 (10.6%)39,240 (11.4%)
Boston Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 BostonMassachusetts
Less than 9th Grade Education34,535 (7.6%)216,649 (4.6%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)29,190 (6.4%)241,431 (5.1%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)95,687 (20.9%)1,162,683 (24.7%)