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2023 Best High Schools in Lancaster County

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  1. #2 Best Private High Schools in Lancaster County.

    Lancaster Country Day School

    Private School,

    LANCASTER, PA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says My 3 children attended LCDS from K through graduation, and it was an amazing experience. The academic level of all grades is the perfect challenge that they needed. They played 3 sports year-round,....

    Read 31 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 593,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

  2. #1 Best Public High Schools in Lancaster County.

    Manheim Township High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Manheim Township School District, PA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says As a transfer student, I was incredibly worried about how I would integrate myself in the school community mid-pandemic. One of my teachers reached out to me two days before my official start of....

    Read 243 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,841,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

  3. #3 Best Private High Schools in Lancaster County.

    Veritas Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    LEOLA, PA,

    PK, K-12,

    44 Niche users give it an average review of 4.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Overall, Veritas is a great place to go to school, and I've enjoyed my years there! Veritas is very different from other schools. It's small, but that's a good thing because students can have closer,....

    Read 44 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 369,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

  4. #2 Best Public High Schools in Lancaster County.

    Hempfield Senior High School

    Hempfield School District, PA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says My time at Hempfield was overall very enjoyable. The student body is very diverse, both ethnically and ideologically. If you find the right people to hang out with, you will have a great time there.....

    Read 291 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 2,159,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

  5. #6 Best Private High Schools in Lancaster County.

    Dayspring Christian Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    MOUNTVILLE, PA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says We started out homeschooling then switched to public school. It didn't take long for the struggles to begin - grades fell with no support in sight because my children "weren't failing" & character....

    Read 6 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 348,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  6. #7 Best Private High Schools in Lancaster County.

    Lancaster Catholic High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    LANCASTER, PA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Lancaster Catholic is a place to truly build your academic career and flourish. It is the best school in the area if you are college focused and want to be fully prepared for your future. Some of the....

    Read 165 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 600,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

  7. #8 Best Public High Schools in Lancaster County.

    Cocalico Senior High School

    Cocalico School District, PA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says As a current high school junior who has been a part of the Cocalico school district since kindergarten, I can honestly say there is nowhere I would rather have gotten my education. Cocalico is an....

    Read 256 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 997,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

  8. #10 Best Public High Schools in Lancaster County.

    Pequea Valley High School

    Pequea Valley School District, PA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says In my opinion, I think this school is a great school, and has definitely become much better over the past few years. There is a lot of freedom when it comes to picking classes, which allows people to....

    Read 124 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 481,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

  9. #11 Best Public High Schools in Lancaster County.

    Garden Spot Senior High School

    Eastern Lancaster County School District, PA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Growing up in Lancaster County I think many people actually take our school for granted and complain when we all should be praising. Garden Spot has amazing teachers that truly want to make a....

    Read 163 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Students: 936,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

  10. #13 Best Public High Schools in Lancaster County.

    Elizabethtown Area Senior High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Elizabethtown Area School District, PA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Throughout my time at Elizabethtown Area High School, I have experienced a variety of different situations that helped me learn, grow, and, most of all, adapt. The teachers are a huge plus,....

    Read 140 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Students: 1,236,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

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