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2023 Best High Schools in Shawnee County

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  1. #1 Best Public High Schools in Shawnee County.

    Washburn Rural High School

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    Auburn Washburn Unified School District, KS,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I had quite the experience at Washburn Rural High School. I think, generally, this school offers a lot of opportunity for students, both academically and in its extra-curriculars. Most of their....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,914,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

  2. #2 Best Public High Schools in Shawnee County.

    Silver Lake Junior/Senior High School

    Silver Lake Unified School District, KS,

    7-12,

    60 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says At my high school, I have been able to explore many possible areas in which have helped me grow. It is a very good school; academic and sports-related activities are taken very seriously. From my academic standpoint, I average around a 4.0 GPA for all three years of high school that I have attended. I am currently a Junior and a strong contender to be my school's validictorian. The...The sports that are presented at my school are also an immediate responsibility for everyone involved. I participate in cheerleading, and with the help of my coach, we have been able to participate...My school offers tradition but also changes for the better. And, if I may say so, It is the best school that I could have ever gone to, to make sure I get a good education..

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    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 318,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

  3. #2 Best Private High Schools in Shawnee County.

    Cair Paravel Latin School

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    Private School,

    TOPEKA, KS,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says Cair Paravel Latin School's mission is, "To cultivate life-long learners." Undoubtedly, the faculty at Cair Paravel cherish and serve the students. The teachers ensure that the students are not only....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 452,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

  4. #5 Best Public High Schools in Shawnee County.

    Topeka High School

    Topeka Public Schools, KS,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Overall Topkea High School is a great place to go to school. I'm going into my Senior year and have overall enjoyed my time there. The diversity at Topeka High is one of the things it's highly....

    Read 346 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 1,530,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

  5. #6 Best Public High Schools in Shawnee County.

    Topeka West High School

    Topeka Public Schools, KS,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Niche User says Many people come out of high school with accomplishments and memories but my journey was different even though l could say l made a few memories. I had a few friends which when Covid-19 happened we... When I joined high school I was fairly new to everything including the country it self and knew no one. The link crew program at school helped a little with engaging activities they had every... I didn’t experienced a lot because l didn’t have the confidence to go for it. Topeka west overall is a good diverse school and the staff care about the students. My advice to high students....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 1,098,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

  6. #7 Best Public High Schools in Shawnee County.

    Rossville Junior/Senior High School

    Kaw Valley Unified School District, KS,

    7-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says My experience at Rossville has been amazing. Ever since I was a kid I dreamed of what high school would be like and it has been more than I could've ever dreamed of. Everyday we are blessed with....

    Read 35 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Students: 259,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

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

    Hope Street Charter Academy

    Topeka Public Schools, KS,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says This school takes in all kinds of students. The staff is actively making sure that everyone passes their classes. The teachers are amazing and there are plenty of sources to go to if you just need a....

    Read 13 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Students: 80,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

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