The Best Prep Schools in the World

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Upvote the best prep schools in the world. Day schools only.

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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Ranked by
  • Phillips Exeter Academy
    331 votes
    Independent school, Day school, Private school
  • Andover (phillips Academy)
    251 votes

    Andover (phillips Academy)

  • Eton College
    202 votes
    Public school, Boarding school, University
    West Berkshire, UK
  • Rugby School
    51 votes
    Boarding school, Independent school
  • Phillips Academy
    88 votes
    Independent school, Day school, Boarding school
  • Winchester College
    63 votes
    Private High School, Public school, Independent school