2017 Largest Private High Schools Methodology

The 2017 Largest Private High Schools ranking is based on data from the U.S. Department of Education or collected from schools directly. Learn where our data comes from.

Factors Considered

Factor Description Source Weight
Total Enrollment Total number of students enrolled in the school. National Center for Education Statistics 100.0%

This ranking assesses 5,423 U.S. private high schools. The same methodology is used to produce the Overall Niche Grade for each ranked school as well as additional schools. Statistics obtained from the U.S. Department of Education represent the most recent data available, as self-reported by the schools. Niche also collects data directly from schools via our school data update form. If you work for a school and would like to update your data, please contact us.

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