I have become a leader and a role model and it is all because of McNicholas high school. I also appreciate the emphasis the school places on the spirit of serving others. Elyria Catholic has some of the generous, caring teachers around. I played sports and was in a rock band at Roger Bacon. I had a bad experience in my public high school. Padua's teachers are friendly and committed to helping students succeed. Teachers did not make fun of students there. We have been so pleased — what a loving but challenging environment for them to flourish in! At St. Henry we are encouraged to live out are faith. I really like the school and no, this is not something that the school made me fill out so this is an actual review. The performing arts are overlooked, although the teachers are phenomenal because they do so well for having such limited resources. The teachers at Badin work hard to prepare students for the life ahead of them, and the school recently expanded to include classes that put an even larger focus on adulthood and life after high school. The students, families, faculty and staff have found this community to be a welcoming one where faith is interwoven throughout the day. Go bruins! Diversity is great. However, the administration seems to have problems with keeping treatment of their students equal across the whole student body. Not only is Padua a safe and friendly learning environment. The unique schedule taught me invaluable time management skills. Although Lake has its challenges with enrollment I believe that the Lake Catholic Community will pull through. Although, the program could use some improvement. Additionally, there is something for everyone. I had a great experience at Lake because I was never afraid to be myself and encourage others to do the same. I appreciate my SJA education. The History department has a few teachers that are difficult to work with. Highly effective teachers who engage the students. In that same time frame the new Leonard Athletic Center officially opened. After reviewing the work they do on a daily basis, I truly feel that my middle school and high school-aged children are in the right place to fully prepare them for University and life beyond. Cincinnati Christian Schools is what it is because of the teachers! The food is pretty good by high school standards. Source: Ohio Department of Education, Advanced Reports (SY 2018-19) and District Typologies. The staff is so measuring and positive. Hawken upper school (high school) also has a place called the woods, which is a large forest where people do school things. View the 2020-21 directory of the top 4 private schools in Strongsville, Ohio. Every step of the way, there was a great amount of fans and family members to look back on. If I could change one thing about Lake Catholic it would be to promote the advantages of CCP. I have received an excellent education and have made lifelong friends during the last four years at NDA. St. Rita has been such a gift to our family! Sports are said to be great, but I am not taking a sport. I feel I am prepared to attend college; the faculty and staff really care about you as a person, not just a student; the food is delicious; the campus and buildings are beautiful and updated; the music and arts program is top-notch. The performing arts and visual arts programs are up and coming and if you enjoy the arts, there are many opportunities for you to do so. I have grown in my faith and truly look for any opportunity to serve others. I felt so at home and welcome everytime I stepped foot on campus. Faith based community with strong role models to look up to. This school is a glove to his hand. Most importantly, this all girls school empowered me as a young woman and I graduated with life long friends, the courage to use my voice, and the invaluable gift of a Catholic education.Read 222 Reviews, Parent: We moved back from California so our boys could attend. I am grateful for my high school experience, and I would not trade it for anything.Read 152 Reviews, Senior: My experience at Magnificat High School has been complicated. The classes were engaging and challenging. I just started as a Freshman a few weeks ago but I already love ST.V! Read more on how this ranking was calculated. We learn about diversity for the first 1/2 of the 1st school year as a Freshman and I think we are going to be learning about it even longer. The transition from eight grade to freshman year was made simple due to the helpful teachers and kind class mates. All teachers offer students extra time and help when needed. Mount Notre Dame is an all girls, Catholic high school in Cincinnati, Ohio. I am currently a senior at NDA and I would highly recommend this high school to any girl. We talk regularly to our friends who have kids in the highly rated public schools nearby. You know everyone and they all know you. Private High School Guide – Information on the top private high schools in Northeast Ohio. The 2021 Best Private High Schools ranking is based on rigorous analysis of key statistics and millions of reviews from students and parents. Ohio has two types of nonpublic (private) schools. Royalmont works to help students equally develop their intellect, spirituality, character and apostolic service to others. Coming from a very small middle school, then transitioning to a much larger high school like St. X was an initial concern for my parents, but when they saw how quickly I was able to adjust and then thrive, they were happy I had made the choice to attend St. X. Athletics is on point when it comes to country club sports, but we're not that competitive with others. Roger Bacon help me love school again. If you are a person who embraces diversity, loves a good challenge, and is willing to try new things then AOA is the school for you. Add to that their love for students, discipling their minds and hearts, and you have an environment for students to excel and discover who they are and what they are meant to do in the world.The field trip opportunities are fantastic, especially the World View Summit offered to all high schoolers where they get to travel to DC and hear from high-ranking speakers on cultural issues.We believe Mars Hill is helping us to lay the foundation for the men they will become and the ways they will impact the world around them. The friendships I built and the pride I have for Elder will never be forgotten. My only regret is not sending him to this school his whole life. The education is like no other. The teachers are incredibly high caliber - they are experts in their fields and they happen to love their fields of study. the energy in school is always full and laughter is always in the air.Read 165 Reviews, Alum: My four years at Elder were the greatest years of my life! Teachers and faculty are always happy to see students at the football games, fundraisers, and what ever else you may be doing. Hudson City School District A very good school, amazing academics, and great resources! On a daily basis I know that I am being prepared fro my life after high school. It can be difficult to make friends if you don’t start out as a freshman. The school community is so much more than that - it's a family. There are so many opportunities to grow spiritually and become a leader for the Lord in your community. Find tuition info, acceptance rates, reviews and more. I really enjoy being able to practice my faith at my school every day. It has a welcoming environment and shows support to all students. I came from a school that lacked a sense of community, a genuine care for its students, and a dedication to education, and Villa gave me all of that. I have grown in my faith and truly look for any opportunity to serve others. As a parent, I feel heard and am thankful for the openness of the Administration. With a swimming pool for competitions,a new gym ,another gym dedicated to gymnastics, new locker rooms & state of the art equipment, student athletes are well prepared for their seasons .The 62 acre campus is a beautiful environment for students 18 months to 18 years. I fit so well at this fine place and will miss it in three years when I have to go. There is an evident pursuit for excellence in every area. The list represents the diversity of Ohio's school sector-there are two district schools on the list, one charter school that serves drop-outs, an online virtual school, and a private school. The teachers are all very nice and the administration is connected to and has the students best interests at heart. All teachers offer students extra time and help when needed. The teachers there are so caring, that they will do everything in their power to not let anyone fail. I cannot put into words what the Covington Catholic community has meant to me throughout the years! They have a great staff to help out and the students are very welcoming. However, there are several people at Walsh dedicated to reaching out specifically to minority students to make sure that they are having an engaging school experience with access to the resources they need. Data sourced from the U.S. Department of Education, Niche users, and the schools directly. Read more on how this ranking was calculated. Despite difficult course work, I enjoy going to school at Magnificat. If you apply, you will get a weekly (or was it monthly? My son is a lifer. Great food! Between the high school and middle school, there aren't many students which is great. Another reason the small population is beneficial is because it's easier to get one on one with the teachers. We still have good teams though because we have really good coaches who take the time to help every kid. The one-on-one attention both of my children receive has made the transition to a new school so easy. I couldn't imagine myself anywhere else! The school has been a flexible partner for both daughters who chose to pursue sports at a high level, enabling them to work with their teachers and classmates to travel to competitions and training events while managing and maintaining high academic achievement. I like Bishop Brossart because it is a small school. Here’s how they have ranked our Archdiocese of Cincinnati High Schools. Music, PE, Spanish, and art are offered multiple times a week at the elementary level. I was able to save money while experiencing a true college class. I cannot tell you how many clubs, organizations, and teams I have been able to have been a part of at CCS. Royalmont is a place where students can try something new. I have received an excellent education and have made lifelong friends during the last four years at NDA. These teachers will not accept anything less than the best from a student. Go green!Read 197 Reviews, Parent: US has grown in the last decade to maintain its place as a national leader on the education scene. If I could change one thing about Lake Catholic it would be to promote the advantages of CCP. The teachers and counselors are easy to work with and very understanding when making things missed on absent days. Credit the administration for their strategic planning for the future, as the school and faculty worked seamlessly in the transition to online learning this Spring. Overall, the worst department at Magnificat is the Math department. After my first year at St. Edward being cut short, I believe that the next three years are going to be amazing! The English department comes in a close second. My experience here at La Salle has been a very good one. My children attended a public school system with a great reputation for K-8. The new leadership team is first rate. Best investment we've ever made!Read 87 Reviews, Parent: We couldn't have been happier with the education our daughter received. I especially like the clubs. View the 2020-21 directory of the top 96 private schools in Cleveland, Ohio. The teachers here are unbelievable; they're caring, smart, and undoubtedly passionate. It’s a private catholic school so unfortunately we have to wear uniforms. I cannot tell you how many clubs, organizations, and teams I have been able to have been a part of at CCS. The teachers and counselors are easy to work with and very understanding when making things missed on absent days. Overall, I believe that St. Vincent- St. Mary is a great place to attend high school and become prepared for college and beyond!Read 199 Reviews, Alum: I appreciate my SJA education. They have a new rule saying there are no meat Fridays. Socially, he is with like-minded peers. Add to that their love for students, discipling their minds and hearts, and you have an environment for students to excel and discover who they are and what they are meant to do in the world. I feel very ready for college and have been lucky to receive a full scholarship to the university I will attend next year. The alumni always come back and tell us about their careers in the medical field, the business realm, etc. The strong values that are taught, coinciding with high academic standards has allowed my children to excel and I know that not only are they learning school skills, but also how to be good citizens and people. No longer bored, and most importantly to me, no longer getting in constant trouble at school for talking, being disruptive in class. The STEM departments are there for those who want to partake. Athletics is on point when it comes to country club sports, but we're not that competitive with others. My older child is taking advantage of numerous CCP classes and will have a full year of college credits to apply towards a degree upon graduation from MVCA. Padua offers extensive programs ranging from math and computer programs to their well known MedTrack program, which leads students into the majors and careers they want to fulfill. Most importantly, this all girls school empowered me as a young woman and I graduated with life long friends, the courage to use my voice, and the invaluable gift of a Catholic education. Ohio high school rankings. Seven Hill's combination of caring teachers, innovative curriculum, welcoming & inclusive community and motivated administration made it the school for us. Honesty, integrity, and respect are the three main character attributes we are constantly reminded of. The only regret I hear from fellow parents is that they wish they started earlier. Find tuition info, acceptance rates, reviews and more. Royalmont is small, but mighty! Top 25 public high schools in Ohio as ranked by U.S. News and World Report Updated May 19, 2019; Posted Apr 26, 2017 By Mike Rose, cleveland.com COMMUNITYRead 79 Reviews, Parent: My son came into Summit as a 9th grader. On a daily basis I know that I am being prepared fro my life after high school. At Notre Dame Academy, I have been challenged to work hard. Teachers push the students hard, but not so hard that it's overwhelming, and they get to know each student as an individual, meeting their specific needs. My older child is taking advantage of numerous CCP classes and will have a full year of college credits to apply towards a degree upon graduation from MVCA. The school has great opportunities for sports, music, the arts, and academics. As a minority student, Walsh Jesuit is less diverse than some other schools in the area. Look up public schools and districts by address or ZIP code. CCDS was my daughter's home away from home and a place she will visit often in the future. At Seven Hills, small class size allows the teachers to know my son and daughter and provide them with the individual attention and exploration to help them grow as students and caring human beings. For the 2020-21 school year, there are 38 public schools in Columbiana County, OH, serving 14,822 students. Classic editor History Talk (0) See also Edit. One thing that never seemed to fail was the community. By attending Gilmour I have become the best version of myself. The cafeteria food is also wonderful. We have the turkey bowl where we bowl with frozen turkeys (kept sanitary throughout) and then they get donated for lower class families to receive for Thanksgiving. Royalmont offers no cut teams sports, band, fine art, Certamen club, Theater, Challenge, Conquest and more. Edit. I felt well prepared for the transition to college. This school is a glove to his hand. There is not a lot of support for transfer students. Ranking factors include SAT/ACT scores, the quality of colleges that students consider, student-teacher ratio, private school ratings, and more. I really enjoy being able to practice my faith at my school every day. I have been a mentor group captain, Trinity House Chaplain, and this year I am Trinity House Captain. My English teacher made fun of me in class for not giving the correct answer. The one-on-one attention both of my children receive has made the transition to a new school so easy. For the school itself, there are many great features that come with. Many of the teachers who were recently in college said they were extremely prepared for college. I was welcomed into the school immediately and made some of the best friends I'd ever had in my 10 years of school in my first 2 months at Villa Madonna. However, the administration seems to have problems with keeping treatment of their students equal across the whole student body.Read 225 Reviews, Alum: Over the past four years at Elyria catholic, the road had been filled with pride and joy. The teachers are truly outstanding - there to help girls find their passion as well as work through challenges. The theology department shows favoritism toward different students. Everyone is upset about it except the vegans, who live for those days. whether it be staying late after school, coming in early before school, or working with you outside of class. Private High Schools. Padua offers extensive programs ranging from math and computer programs to their well known MedTrack program, which leads students into the majors and careers they want to fulfill. Diversity is great. It has a welcoming environment and shows support to all students.Read 182 Reviews, Alum: Fuchs Mizrachi is the greatest school in the entire state of Ohio. I would highly recommend CHCA for any family looking for a school that not only challenges them academically, but also spiritually with their emphasis on giving back and service to the community. I have been going to St. Thomas since the middle school first opened in 2014 as a sixth grader and now I am a senior. The intervention team at the school was extremely helpful in guiding me to the right support resources whenever I needed them. It’s a private catholic school so unfortunately we have to wear uniforms. During the inevitable sports related injury, the school was right there to partner with them to try new things to “fill the gap” with non-physical activities such as creative writing, model UN, entrepreneurship, internships -which is enabling them to develop a beautiful mix of skills and interests before graduating. Also, I find that Fenwick gives its students a lot of freedom. I started at Magnificat as a sophomore transfer student. There is an evident pursuit for excellence in every area. Ohio Christian School Athletic Association. Many of the teachers who were recently in college said they were extremely prepared for college. Faith-oriented or secular, coeducational or single-gender, Central Ohio’s private schools offer a range of possibilities for students. I feel very ready for college and have been lucky to receive a full scholarship to the university I will attend next year. Although Lake has its challenges with enrollment I believe that the Lake Catholic Community will pull through. There are so many different traditions such as International Day and Sing Out that truly make the school unique. The school has assembled a phenomenal faculty. I am one of the 60 dormers from around the world! Parental involvement is average, and my parents technically don't do much to help. The school rankings were calculated by taking the standardized tests used by Ohio to determine the proficiency level across varying grades and subjects for high schools in the state. Music, PE, Spanish, and art are offered multiple times a week at the elementary level. St. X still provides an environment that allows each student to find his own niche and group of close friends, despite its large student body. At first I was hesitant with the change but before I knew it I was making new lifelong friends. Academically, I have excelled and feel as if I am ready to take on anything that further education may throw my way! These teachers will not accept anything less than the best from a student. Kairos and Appalachia retreats were my favorite part about senior year. I would like to see more of an emphasis on clubs and other extracurricular activities outside of just football and basketball. St. X has prepared me extremely well for the next phase of my life, college and beyond. There are so many different traditions such as International Day and Sing Out that truly make the school unique. Royalmont is small, but mighty! We still keep in contact after graduation and they have helped me so much. While the uniform can be a little strict and over the top, they are typically not an issue. I have become a leader and a role model and it is all because of McNicholas high school. From the first day of preseason to commencement, my life revolved around WRA; it's truly a lifestyle. Featured: Our Lady Of Mount Carmel Parish School … We learn about diversity for the first 1/2 of the 1st school year as a Freshman and I think we are going to be learning about it even longer. St. Henry is a great school! With the new block scheduling that they have implemented this year, we are able to dive deeper into our studies and have less work to do at home. 1; 2 > See Also. Everyone is upset about it except the vegans, who live for those days. In that same time frame the new Leonard Athletic Center officially opened. Padua's teachers are friendly and committed to helping students succeed. At Gilmour character is one of the most important traits we are taught. Saint Ursula strives to create women of faith, integrity and courage, and I am very proud to say that I have acquired not only those, but many more valuable qualities! Go bruins!Read 166 Reviews, Senior: I think it’s a great school for education, and it really prepares you for college. If you have a chance to become part of the sisterhood at NDA, take it!Read 231 Reviews, Alum: There is simply no better school than Covington Catholic High School. #1 Best Private High Schools in Cincinnati Area Parent: Seven Hill's combination of caring teachers, innovative curriculum, welcoming & inclusive community and motivated administration made it the school for us. Saint Ignatius High School is a GREAT school! All the alumni come back and are grateful for their experience at this school because it shaped them to aim high in their careers. Do your child a favor and check out this school. Over the past four years at Elyria catholic, the road had been filled with pride and joy. The house system that they have started this year has also been a great way of getting to know upperclassmen and fellow Freshman. The English department comes in a close second. Although that’s probably true at every high school. We have a new auditorium and football field. The Gilmour community was quick to help me out and make me feel at home. My only problem would be the struggles I've faced when it comes to handling situations like bullying and mental health issues of the students. Royalmont is a place where students can try something new. The education is like no other. The school is thriving and growing the Mason, OH area. Learn more about the schools, student demographics, and academics within the state, read parent reviews of local schools, and find information about specific cities and school districts. Each grade is only about 70 kids. Category page. We have two daughters in high school at Laurel - both extremely different and the school has been an invaluable partner to both. Fuchs Mizrachi is very unique and there is truly nothing like it.Read 7 Reviews, Junior: Beaumont inspires and gets young girls ready for success in a competitive, academically rigorous environment. As a college prep school, MND prepares students for life after high school and gives them the best possible tools to be be successful. 6. I am so proud to be an alum rocket!Read 131 Reviews, Senior: The teachers at Badin work hard to prepare students for the life ahead of them, and the school recently expanded to include classes that put an even larger focus on adulthood and life after high school. And there are many sports and clubs students can do.Read 129 Reviews, High School Senior: I made lifelong friends, and 8th grade was a familyRead 5 Reviews. If you'll allow me to informally list what I hold dear about Reserve, I'll do so. One type is a Chartered Nonpublic School and the other is a Non-Chartered, Non-Tax Supported School. As a minority student, Walsh Jesuit is less diverse than some other schools in the area. My son came into Summit as a 9th grader. Unprompted, he told me he likes ALL of his classmates. I just graduated mcnick this year (2019) and I have so much to say about it. I truly appreciate Walsh Jesuit for all its faults. 24/7 Wall St. reviewed rankings for all private schools from the list produced by Niche, a school and neighborhood data clearinghouse. However, Lake Ridge puts it to shame. The tests and subjects used can be found below. Teachers push the students hard, but not so hard that it's overwhelming, and they get to know each student as an individual, meeting their specific needs. I know that I wouldn't have learned professional life skills anywhere else. The school building itself is nice. Being with the same group of people for so long, you really get that sense of community and family. Every step of the way, there was a great amount of fans and family members to look back on. I came from a school that lacked a sense of community, a genuine care for its students, and a dedication to education, and Villa gave me all of that. As for being so little, this school does wonderful job staying clean.Read 100 Reviews, Senior: Lake Catholic High School is filled with helpful hands, smiling faces, and motivational teachers. There is ice cream if you wanna pay extra. I will be forever grateful for the opportunities Lake Catholic has given me. All I know is that when my son goes to college he will be more than adequately prepared to succeed in whatever he wants to do!The no cut sports policy is wonderful- not only do you get to participate, But the quality of the coaches is outstanding. Ottawa Hills High School is ranked first within Ohio. Canton Central Catholic has been extremely good to me throughout my 4 years here. I have grown tremendously in community, knowledge, and faith. My experience has been really positive in the 9+ years I've been here, however this place is not perfect. I have been at Fenwick for all four years of my high school career. 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