US Ranked #1 by Niche

University School has earned the #1 spot in four categories in the 2024 national rankings. 

  • Best All-Boys High School in Ohio - for the eighth consecutive year
  • Best Private K-12 School in Ohio - for the second consecutive year
  • Best High School for STEM in Ohio
  • Best Private High School in Ohio
In addition to these top marks among Ohio schools, US ranked in the top 5% nationally across multiple categories. In addition to these top marks among Ohio schools, US ranked in the top 5% nationally across multiple categories, including Best High Schools for STEM and Best Private K-12 Schools. Head of School Patrick Gallagher shared, "I am so proud of all we are accomplishing at US and so pleased that our work on so many fronts is being celebrated. These recognitions are a testament to the community that makes our school so special."

Congratulations and thank you to all our students, faculty, staff, parents, and alumni who contribute to our vibrant school community and earned these impressive rankings for University School! 

Click here to visit and view University School's profile and the complete list of 2024 rankings, methodologies, and data sources.  

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Shaker Heights Campus

20701 Brantley Road
Shaker Heights, Ohio 44122
Phone: 216-321-8260

Hunting Valley Campus

2785 SOM Center Road
Hunting Valley, Ohio 44022
GRADES 9 – 12
Phone: 216-831-2200
University School serves over 850 boys in Junior Kindergarten to Grade 12 on two campuses in suburban Cleveland, Ohio. The School’s mission is to inspire boys of promise to become young men of character who lead and serve. Dedicated faculty, rigorous curriculum, and experiential programs foster intellectual, physical, creative, and moral excellence. University School is a diverse and inclusive community where each boy is known and loved.