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2022 Best High Schools for Athletes in Alameda County

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  1. #1 Best High Schools for Athletes in Alameda County.

    Bishop O'Dowd High School

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    Private School,

    OAKLAND, CA,

    9-12,

    203 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Bishop O'Dowd is very good. Their emphasis on school pride, mental health, and the success of their students is very apparent. They have lots of resources in order for the students to be successful....

    Read 203 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Total Number of Sports: 24,

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  2. #2 Best High Schools for Athletes in Alameda County.

    Saint Joseph Notre Dame High School

    Private School,

    ALAMEDA, CA,

    9-12,

    114 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Over my four years at Saint Joseph Notre Dame, I felt that the school was a top tier high school in comparison to others. SJND has well prepped me for college academically and as a an overall person.....

    Read 114 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Total Number of Sports: 12,

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  3. #3 Best High Schools for Athletes in Alameda County.

    McClymonds High School

    Oakland Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

    22 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says At McClymonds, we're very small. The school is a one time experience. The vibe you get there is the vibe you won't get anywhere else. Everyone in the hallway wanting to look their best. Once you get....

    Read 22 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C,

    Total Number of Sports: 8,

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  4. #4 Best High Schools for Athletes in Alameda County.

    Foothill High School

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    Pleasanton Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

    405 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I enjoy the the community-feel of my school; the teachers are very invested in providing the best education they can give to the students, which is so refreshing to see, especially during distanced....

    Read 405 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Total Number of Sports: 24,

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  5. #5 Best High Schools for Athletes in Alameda County.

    Moreau Catholic High School

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    Private School,

    HAYWARD, CA,

    9-12,

    206 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Moreau Catholic high school eludes a friendly, family atmosphere. Faculty, staff and administration are helpful and welcoming. Our experience for the last four years has exceeded expectations in all....

    Read 206 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Total Number of Sports: 21,

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  6. #6 Best High Schools for Athletes in Alameda County.

    Piedmont High School

    Piedmont City Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

    91 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says I loved Piedmont High School! I loved all of my teachers, learned so many things, participated in many sports and activities, and I feel ready going to college next year..

    Read 91 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Total Number of Sports: 25,

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  7. #7 Best High Schools for Athletes in Alameda County.

    Amador Valley High School

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    Pleasanton Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

    532 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Overall, throughout my high school career at Amador Valley High School, I have had nothing but good experiences. The majority of my teachers I have absolutely adored, and always have my best interest....

    Read 532 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Total Number of Sports: 30,

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  8. #8 Best High Schools for Athletes in Alameda County.

    Granada High School

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    Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

    284 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Granada is perfect for those with a passion for STEM, with a varied department including classes in ENVS, marine bio, kinesiology, and biotech, and game design. Granada’s wide array of classes is....

    Read 284 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Total Number of Sports: 26,

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  9. #9 Best High Schools for Athletes in Alameda County.

    Berkeley High School

    Berkeley Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

    524 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says BHS is a microcosm of the politically involved Berkeley community. It is centered in Downtown Berkeley, where students are exposed to local movements, eateries, and government. The school provides....

    Read 524 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Total Number of Sports: 49,

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  10. #10 Best High Schools for Athletes in Alameda County.

    Head-Royce School

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    Private School,

    OAKLAND, CA,

    K-12,

    64 Niche users give it an average review of 4.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says My daughter has had an outstanding high school experience at Head-Royce - I can't imagine a better school for her. I remember thinking, at my initial parent tour, what a remarkably smart, involved,....

    Read 64 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Total Number of Sports: 20,

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  11. #11 Best High Schools for Athletes in Alameda County.

    Encinal Junior/Senior High School

    Alameda Unified School District, CA,

    6-12,

    191 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says Hi My name is Crystal Le. I’ve been going to Encinal for around 6 years now, coming onto 7 for my senior year. I’m currently an 11th grader. Over the years, attending this school has been one of the....

    Read 191 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Total Number of Sports: 20,

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  12. #12 Best High Schools for Athletes in Alameda County.

    James Logan High School

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    New Haven Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

    815 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says My high school experience at James Logan High School is very good. I was involved in Junior Varsity/Varsity volleyball and basketball teams. The sports program is very good. James Logan High....

    Read 815 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Total Number of Sports: 15,

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  13. #13 Best High Schools for Athletes in Alameda County.

    Alameda High School

    Alameda Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

    418 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says Alameda High School is an exceptional public school as it places an emphasis on academics and has a progressive and inclusive student body and faculty. Along with that, it has a beautiful campus!.

    Read 418 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Total Number of Sports: 21,

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  14. #14 Best High Schools for Athletes in Alameda County.

    Newark Memorial High School

    Newark Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

    259 Niche users give it an average review of 3.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Niche User says My experience as a former student of this high school was that this school offered a great learning experience and was able to help me further my education. School life here is good in my opinion and....

    Read 259 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Total Number of Sports: 25,

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  15. #15 Best High Schools for Athletes in Alameda County.

    Dublin High School

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    Dublin Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

    444 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says I decided to take independent studies for this year. I enjoyed how my schedule was flexible because it was asynchronized work. My teachers were enjoyable and helpful. You could easily find resources.....

    Read 444 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Total Number of Sports: 18,

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  16. #16 Best High Schools for Athletes in Alameda County.

    St. Mary's College High School

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    Private School,

    BERKELEY, CA,

    9-12,

    230 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Saint Mary's College High School is an excellent school that has helped me to progress as a person. Ever since touring the school in 8th grade, I fell in love with the campus because it really does....

    Read 230 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

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  17. #17 Best High Schools for Athletes in Alameda County.

    Castro Valley High School

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    Castro Valley Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

    758 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Throughout my three years at CVHS, it was a pleasant experience. Some of my teachers were really helpful and the school offers a lot. The Wellness Center is an awesome resource to have for mental....

    Read 758 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Total Number of Sports: 26,

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  18. #18 Best High Schools for Athletes in Alameda County.

    Livermore High School

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    Livermore Valley Joint Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

    391 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Livermore High School has administrators who are dedicated to their jobs and the success of students. There are a plethora of support programs for students. I have taken advantage of much of what LHS....

    Read 391 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Total Number of Sports: 28,

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  19. #19 Best High Schools for Athletes in Alameda County.

    Oakland High School

    Oakland Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

    479 Niche users give it an average review of 3.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says The teachers are friendly and helpful, the staff obviously gives care towards their students. Oakland high school is a school who puts effort into their students, to give them what they need. I’ve....

    Read 479 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Total Number of Sports: 18,

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  20. #20 Best High Schools for Athletes in Alameda County.

    San Leandro High School

    San Leandro Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

    521 Niche users give it an average review of 3.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says I just transferred to this school my senior year, and it has been the best year for me in my high school career. The community here is amazing, the teachers are understanding and respectful. Overall,....

    Read 521 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Total Number of Sports: 16,

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  21. #21 Best High Schools for Athletes in Alameda County.

    Skyline High School

    Oakland Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

    410 Niche users give it an average review of 3.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says Honestly Skyline is a great school, like every other public school, we have our ups and downs when it comes to cleanliness and the quality of certain teachers, but Skyline always makes sure to....

    Read 410 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Total Number of Sports: 21,

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  22. #22 Best High Schools for Athletes in Alameda County.

    Redwood Christian Schools

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    Private School,

    CASTRO VALLEY, CA,

    PK, K-12,

    96 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Redwood is an excellent school! I attended k-12th - graduating in '91, and now am privileged to work there. Great teachers who care about individual's kids' needs and seek to help in every way they....

    Read 96 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Total Number of Sports: 15,

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  23. #23 Best High Schools for Athletes in Alameda County.

    Oakland Technical High School

    Oakland Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

    473 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Tech's Health academy is GREAT! There are a lot of additional health science classes, dissections and hospital internships are offered. So many opportunities. Very helpful Science teachers. Lots....

    Read 473 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Total Number of Sports: 22,

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  24. #24 Best High Schools for Athletes in Alameda County.

    Holy Names High School

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    Private School,

    OAKLAND, CA,

    9-12,

    93 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says My experience at HNHS was absolutely incredible. The all-girls experience allows young women at the school to discover themselves academically, socially, & artistically in a safe environment that....

    Read 93 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Total Number of Sports: 7,

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  25. #25 Best High Schools for Athletes in Alameda County.

    Washington High School

    Fremont Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

    345 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Compared to other schools in the Fremont School District, Washington High School is among the best because of the programs that are available to students within the school. Washington itself is very....

    Read 345 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Total Number of Sports: 14,

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