2018 NancyFriends School Recommendation

There is no strict ranking for American private schools, so evaluation results vary according to the standards in different evaluation system. Some rankings provided by popular website target at American family and focus on the school’s competitiveness of sports, so it does not apply well for Chinese families.

2018年美国中学排行榜

美国私立中学并没有严格意义的排名,依照不同的因素评估同一学校,在不同的排行榜中所处排位会有所不同。美国一些知名网站的排行多以美国家庭的角度对学校进行评价,会侧重学校体育项目的竞争力等因素,最终形成的排行榜对于中国申请家庭不一定完全适用。

NancyFriends aims to serve Chinese families at home and abroad and help students to get accepted into top-tier private schools. With ten years’ experience, we have numerous successful cases. Among all student who are accepted into American top-tier schools, 25%-50% are referred by NancyFriends. Rich experiences help us to make accurate evaluation of students in terms of their adaptability and competitiveness.

NancyFriends作为一家主要服务海内外华人家庭,以申请顶级私立学校为目标的专业顾问公司,有着近10年的专业经验,拥有无数成功案例,美国顶级私立学校每年录取的中国学生中,有25%-50%来自NancyFriends,成熟的经验与丰富的案例让NancyFriends对于中国学生申请美国学校的竞争力及适应性有着非常准确的评估。

School ranking provided by NancyFriends helps many Chinese families and wins wide acclaim. It is voted “Trustworthy authority in American School Search”, and is cited by FindingSchool.

NancyFriends近年来持续推出的专业排行榜,帮助到无数华人申高家庭,得到他们的充分肯定与认可,并被“值得信赖又权威的美国初高中专业搜索和咨询平台FindingSchool”收录。

In the latest version which was introduced in 2018, many factors were considered such as school academic level, facilities and application difficulty for Chinese students, so it is of great value for Chinese students. Therefore, it has been listed as an authority search in FindingSchool.

在2018年初推出最新排行,这份名单综合考量学校的学术能力,设施水平以及中国学生的申请难度等因素而对学校进行排序,对于中国申请者有很强的参考意义。此排行同样被邀请收录到FindingSchool搜索平台中。

Based on application difficulty and school competitiveness, NancyFriends summarized and introduced the latest version of American Boarding School Ranking.

NancyFriends根据申请难度及学校整体竞争力,总结并排序出2018美国私立寄宿中学最新排名。

注:★ 学校本身学术水平很高, 但因地理位置及规模原因 申请难度相对于同水平学校而言低一些
Note: ★ School has a high academic level, but due to its location and school size, application difficulty is lower than other similar schools.
Super Competitive
  • PHILLIPS ACADEMY ANDOVER (MA)

  • PHILLIPS EXETER ACADEMY (NH)

  • THE LAWRENCEVILLE SCHOOL (NJ)

  • GROTON SCHOOL (MA)

  • ST. PAUL’S SCHOOL (NH)

  • DEERFIELD ACADEMY (MA)

  • CHOATE ROSEMARY HALL (CT)

  • THE HOTCHKISS SCHOOL (CT)

  • THE THACHER SCHOOL (CA)

  • MILTON ACADEMY (MA)

Highly Competitive
  • THE HILL SCHOOL (PA)

  • MIDDLESEX SCHOOL (MA)

  • THE LOOMIS CHAFFEE SCHOOL (CT)

  • THE TAFT SCHOOL (CT)

  • PEDDIE SCHOOL (NJ)

  • EPISCOPAL HIGH SCHOOL (VA)

  • CONCORD ACADEMY (MA)

  • BLAIR ACADEMY (NJ)

  • NMH - NORTHFIELD MOUNT HERMON (MA)

  • MERCERSBURG ACADEMY (PA)

  • ST. MARK’S SCHOOL (MA)

  • WESTMINSTER SCHOOL (CT)

  • ST. ANDREW’S SCHOOL (DE)

  • CATE SCHOOL (CA)

  • ST. GEORGE’S SCHOOL (RI)

  • THE GOVERNOR’S ACADEMY (MA)

  • TABOR ACADEMY (MA)

  • PORTSMOUTH ABBEY SCHOOL (RI)

  • KENT SCHOOL (CT)

  • ★INDIAN SPRINGS SCHOOL (AL)

  • MISS PORTER’S SCHOOL(女校) (CT)

  • EMMA WILLARD SCHOOL(女校) (NY)

  • THE WEBB SCHOOLS (CA)

  • BROOKS SCHOOL (MA)

  • BERKSHIRE SCHOOL (MA)

  • WESTERN RESERVE ACADEMY (OH)

  • POMFRET SCHOOL (CT)

  • MILLBROOK SCHOOL (NY)

  • SAINT JAMES SCHOOL (MD)

  • DANA HALL SCHOOL(女校)(MA)

  • ★‘IOLANI SCHOOL (HI)

  • WESTTOWN SCHOOL (PA)
 
Very Competitive
  • CRANBROOK SCHOOLS (MI)

  • ST.ALBAN’S SCHOOL(男校) (DC)
  • THE HOCKADAY SCHOOL (女校)(TX)

  • OREGON EPISCOPAL SCHOOL (OR)

  • STEVENSON SCHOOL (CA)

  • WOODBERRY FOREST SCHOOL (男校)(VA)

  • ASHEVILLE SCHOOL (NC)

  • THE MADEIRA SCHOOL (女校) (VA)

  • BAYLOR SCHOOL (TN)

  • CULVER ACADEMIES (IN)

  • GEORGE SCHOOL (PA)

  • WESTOVER SCHOOL (女校)(CT)

  • GEORGETOWN PREPARATORY SCHOOL(男校)(MD)

  • LAKE FOREST ACADEMY (IL)

  • THE CAMBRIDGE SCHOOL OF WESTON (MA)

  • SAINT MARY’S SCHOOL(女校)(NC)

  • CANTERBURY SCHOOL (CT)

  • PROCTOR ACADEMY (NH)

  • THE WILLISTON NORTHAMPTON SCHOOL (MA)

  • THE HUN SCHOOL OF PRINCETON (NJ)

  • MCCALLIE SCHOOL(男校)(TN)

  • THE WEBB SCHOOL (TN)

  • HOLDERNESS SCHOOL (NH)

  • NEW HAMPTON SCHOOL (NH)

  • WOODSIDE PRIORY SCHOOL (CA)
  • LAWRENCE ACADEMY (MA)

  • THE PENNINGTON SCHOOL (NJ)

  • THE MASTER’S SCHOOL (NY)

  • ST. STEPHEN’S EPISCOPAL SCHOOL (TX)

  • DARLINGTON SCHOOL (GA)

  • FOXCROFT SCHOOL (女校) (VA)

Competitive
  • KIMBALL UNION ACADEMY (NH)
  • AVON OLD FARMS SCHOOL (男校) (CT)
  • ★JOHN BAPST MEMORIAL HIGH SCHOOL (ME)
  • CHATHAM HALL (女校) (VA)
  • GARRISON FOREST SCHOOL (女校) (MD)
  • VIRGINIA EPISCOPAL SCHOOL (VA)
  • FOUNTAIN VALLEY SCHOOL OF COLORADO (CO)
  • THE ETHEL WALKER SCHOOL (女校) (CT)
  • THE GUNNERY (CT)
  • TMI-THE EPISCOPAL SCHOOL OF TEXAS (TX)
  • TALLULAH FALLS SCHOOL (GA)
  • RABUN GAP-NACOOCHEE SCHOOL (GA)
  • WILBRAHAM & MONSON ACADEMY (MA)
  • THE BOLLES SCHOOL (FL)
  • SAINT ANDREW’S SCHOOL (FL)
  • GOULD ACADEMY (ME)
  • CUSHING ACADEMY (MA)
  • ST. ANDREW’S SCHOOL (RI)
  • MIDLAND SCHOOL (CA)
  • SALISBURY SCHOOL (男校) (CT)
  • TILTON SCHOOL (NH)
  • WYOMING SEMINARY (PA)
  • THE LINSLY SCHOOL (WV)
  • THE PUTNEY SCHOOL (VT)
  • SOLEBURY SCHOOL (PA)
  • ST. MARY'S SCHOOL (OR)
  • DUBLIN SCHOOL (NH)
  • OLDFIELDS SCHOOL (女校) (MD)
  • SANDY SPRING FRIENDS SCHOOL (MD)
  • PERKIOMEN SCHOOL (PA)
  • SOUTH KENT SCHOOL (男校) (CT)
  • CHESHIRE ACADEMY (CT)
Affordable
  • THE STONY BROOK SCHOOL (NY)
  • ST. TIMOTHY’S SCHOOL (女校) (MD)
  • COLORADO ROCKEY MOUNTAIN SCHOOL (CO)
  • WAYLAND ACADEMY (WI)
  • VERMONT ACADEMY (VT)
  • ANDREWS OSBORNE ACADEMY (OH)
  • OJAI VALLEY SCHOOL (CA)
  • MILLER SCHOOL OF ALBEMARLE (VA)
  • BREWSTER ACADEMY (NH)
  • DUNN SCHOOL (CA)
  • SAN DOMENICO SCHOOL (CA)
  • TRINITY-PAWLING SHOOL (NY)
  • STUART HALL SCHOOL (VA)
  • WASATCH ACADEMY (UT)
American Day School Ranking
  • LAKESIDE SCHOOL (WA)
  • HARVARD – WESTLAKE SCHOOL (CA)
  • HORCE MANN SCHOOL (NY)
  • THE COLLEGE PREPARATORY SCHOOL (CA)
  • THE HARKER SCHOOL (CA)
  • TRINITY SCHOOL (NY)
  • NOBLE AND GREENOUGH SCHOOL (MA)
  • SIDWELL FRIENDS SCHOOL (DC)
  • POLYTECHNIC SCHOOL (CA)
  • ST. MARK’S SCHOOL OF TEXAS (TX)