Private Schools in Needham, Massachusetts

There are 5 Private Schools in Needham, Massachusetts, serving a population of 30,429 people in an area of 13 square miles. There is 1 Private School per 6,085 people, and 1 Private School per 2 square miles.

In Massachusetts, Needham is ranked 165th of 585 cities in Private Schools per capita, and 157th of 585 cities in Private Schools per square mile.

List of Needham Private Schools

Find Needham, 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.


Riverside Life Skills School 255 Highland Avenue Needham, MA

St Joseph Elementary School 90 Pickering Street Needham, MA

St Sebastians School 1191 Greendale Avenue Needham, MA

The Walker School 1968 Central Avenue Needham, MA

Theophany School 754 Greendale Avenue Needham, MA

About Needham Private Schools

Needham 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 Needham, 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.

You may contact Private Schools for questions about:
  • Needham Private School enrollment and applications
  • School tuition, financial aid, and scholarship opportunities
  • Needham private school curriculum
  • College admission rates
  • Needham private school test scores

Needham Private School Statistics

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

Needham Private School Enrollment
 NeedhamNorfolk County
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment5488,166
Kindergarten Enrollment48 (9.4%)1,306 (15.4%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)212 (11.2%)3,441 (10.8%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)360 (16.8%)4,313 (12.1%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)413 (19.4%)6,498 (17.3%)
Needham Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 NeedhamNorfolk County
Less than 9th Grade Education138 (0.7%)13,045 (2.7%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)320 (1.6%)16,704 (3.4%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)2,318 (11.4%)97,264 (20.0%)