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Five of the best 11 private high schools in Texas are right here in Houston

5 of best 11 private high schools in Texas are right here in Houston

For students at five private high schools in the Houston area, it’s really cool to go to school.

Niche.com, a website that provides rankings, reviews, and statistics about schools and communities, has put them among the 11 best private high schools in Texas. St. John's School ranks at No. 4, The Kinkaid School comes in at No.7, St. Agnes Academy is No. 9,  Strake Jesuit College Preparatory School ranks No. 10, and the Awty International School is No. 11.

Niche.com used these factors to come up with its report card for private high schools: overall grade on Niche.com, academics, diversity, teachers, college prep, clubs and activities, health and safety, administration, sports, food, and resources and facilities.

Dallas-area schools hold the top three positions,with St. Mark’s School of Texas at No. 1, followed by The Hockaday School, and Addison’s Greenhill School. St. Stephen's Episcopal School in Austin ranks No. 5 on this prestigious list. 

For a full list of private schools in Texas and where they rank in the survey, click here.