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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
Yew Chung International School of Shanghai Secondary education, Preschool, Kindergarten - Shanghai, China

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40 24
Trinity College is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Trinity School New York, NY

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Phillips Exeter Academy is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Tod Hawks added Phillips Exeter Academy Independent school, Day school, Private school

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

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

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

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Hotchkiss School is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Hotchkiss School Lakeville, CT

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18 22
The Lawrenceville School is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
The Lawrenceville School Lawrenceville, NJ

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8 12
Crystal Springs Uplands School is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Crystal Springs Uplands School Mixed-sex education, Private school - Hillsborough, CA

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11 17
Charterhouse School is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Charterhouse School Surrey, UK

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6 10
Winsor School is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Winsor School Boston, MA

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

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

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Regis High School is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Regis High School Single-sex education, Catholic school, Private school - New York, NY

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St. Mark’s School of Texas is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World

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Albert Einstein International ... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World

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6 12
Pingry School is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Pingry School Martinsville, NJ

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Canadian Academy is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Canadian Academy Kobe, Japan

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Evangelical Christian Academy,... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World

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Roxbury Latin School is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World

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Lawrence Academy is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Lawrence Academy Groton, MA

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3 9
Sidwell Friends School is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Sidwell Friends School Washington, DC

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3 9
Aiglon College is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Aiglon College Chesieres, Switzerland

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3 10
National Cathedral School is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
National Cathedral School Washington, DC

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3 10
Foxcroft School is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Foxcroft School Middleburg, VA

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2 9
AMADEUS Music Academy is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
AMADEUS Music Academy Vienna, Austria

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3 12
Woodstock School is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Woodstock School Uttarakhand, India

The Best Boarding Schools in the World

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Brearley School is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Brearley School New York, NY

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2 11
Notre Dame International High ... is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World

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American International School ... is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
American International School of Rotterdam Rotterdam, The Netherlands

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2 11
Canadian College Italy is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Canadian College Italy Lanciano, Italy

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8 27
Collegiate School is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Collegiate School Private school, Middle school - New York, NY

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1 9
Phorms Education Campus Mü... is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World

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1 9
ESCAAN International School of... is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World

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1 9
Commonwealth School is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Commonwealth School Boston, MA

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1 9
College Preparatory School is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World

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1 10
Delbarton School is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Delbarton School Morristown, NJ

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8 36
Horace Mann School is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Horace Mann School University-preparatory school - New York, NY

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1 12
Saint Ann’s School is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Saint Ann’s School New York, NY

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3 33
Spence School is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Spence School New York, NY

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3 36
Dalton School is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Prep Schools in the World
Dalton School Mixed-sex education, Private school, University-preparatory school - New York, NY