Schools The Best Prep Schools in the World  

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The absolute best college prep schools in the world, ranked by the community's votes. This list has the most popular prep schools in the world, and includes related images and location information. Choosing a school is one of the most important choices a parent can make for their children. What are the most famous prep schools in the world?

This list features the absolute best prep schools in the world. The schools are listed based on the number of votes cast for each institution and your votes can help determine the ranking as well. Among the best worldwide prep schools are Institut Le Rosey, Eton College, Brearley School, The Lawrenceville School, Lawrence Academy, Charterhouse School, Horace Mann School, Middlesex School, Foxcroft School, Trinity School, Hotchkiss School, Winsor School, Yew Chung International School of Shanghai, and American School of Sao Paulo.

Cast your votes for the best prep schools in the world or add the preparatory schools, located anywhere in the world that you think are the greatest but aren't already on the list.
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Yew Chung International School... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Secondary education, Preschool, Kindergarten - Shanghai, China

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37 12
Phillips Exeter Academy is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Tod Hawks added Private school, Boarding school, Day school

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44 31
Trinity College is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
New York, NY

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24 13
Andover (phillips Academy) is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Tod Hawks added Andover (phillips Academy)

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28 24
Eton College is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Public school, Boarding school, University - West Berkshire, UK

6
25 22
Institut Le Rosey is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Rolle, Switzerland

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18 22
Middlesex School is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Concord, MA

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1 0
Xaverian Brothers High School is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
newenglandkid5 added Single-sex education, Private school - Westwood, MA

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19 26
The Lawrenceville School is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Lawrenceville, NJ

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2 2
St. Paul's School is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
AnnaP added Private school, Boarding school - St. Paul's School in Concord, NH is a nationally ranking prep school. It's beautiful campus, and amazing academics give St. Paul's its reputation.

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11 16
Hotchkiss School is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Lakeville, CT

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8 12
Winsor School is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Boston, MA

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9 14
AMADEUS International School is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World

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12 19
Charterhouse School is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Surrey, UK

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8 14
American School of Sao Paulo is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Sao Paulo, Brazil

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9 16
Regis High School is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Private school, Society of Jesus, Catholic school - New York, NY

17
8 15
Crystal Springs Uplands School is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Mixed-sex education, Private school - Hillsborough, CA

18
7 14
Pingry School is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Martinsville, NJ

19
6 13
St. Mark’s School of Texas is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World

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3 9
Albert Einstein International ... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World

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4 11
Canadian Academy is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Kobe, Japan

22
4 11
Sidwell Friends School is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Washington, DC

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7 16
Roxbury Latin School is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World

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5 13
Evangelical Christian Academy,... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World

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4 12
Foxcroft School is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Middleburg, VA

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3 11
Aiglon College is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Chesieres, Switzerland

27
3 11
AMADEUS Music Academy is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Vienna, Austria

28
3 12
National Cathedral School is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Washington, DC

29
3 12
American International School ... is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Rotterdam, The Netherlands

30
12 27
Lawrence Academy is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Groton, MA

31
15 32
Brearley School is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
New York, NY

32
3 14
Woodstock School is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Uttarakhand, India

33
9 28
Collegiate School is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Private school, Middle school - New York, NY

34
2 12
Delbarton School is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Morristown, NJ

35
10 36
Horace Mann School is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
University-preparatory school - New York, NY

36
2 13
Notre Dame International High ... is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World

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2 13
Canadian College Italy is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Lanciano, Italy

38
1 11
Commonwealth School is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Boston, MA

39
1 11
ESCAAN International School of... is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World

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1 11
Phorms Education Campus Mü... is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World

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1 11
College Preparatory School is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World

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5 34
Spence School is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
New York, NY

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1 14
Saint Ann’s School is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
New York, NY

44
5 37
Dalton School is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Mixed-sex education, Private school, University-preparatory school - New York, NY