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2023 Best High Schools in the Atlanta Area

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  1. #1 Best Private High Schools in Atlanta Area.

    The Westminster Schools

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    Private School,

    ATLANTA, GA,

    K-12,

    192 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says The Westminster Schools is a great institution for a high schooler's education. The teachers are great, the school spirit and athletic department is exceptional, and each student graduates fully....

    Read 192 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,900,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  2. #2 Best Private High Schools in Atlanta Area.

    Fulton Science Academy Private School

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    Private School,

    ALPHARETTA, GA,

    PK, K-12,

    77 Niche users give it an average review of 4.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says My girls have been in FSA for 4 years and just started their high school journey. This is an amazing school with great academics, engaging faculty and administrative team, and wonderful hardworking....

    Read 77 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 946,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

  3. #3 Best Private High Schools in Atlanta Area.

    Atlanta International School

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    Private School,

    ATLANTA, GA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Our children graduated in 2016 & 2018 & AIS keeps on giving! They have a great network of friends and connections all around the world. It's true that the IB curriculum is challenging but (& this is unusual) the entire school follow it, not just an elite few, so the level of IB expertise, resource and support is unparalleled. There are myths about the language programs, you really don't need to be a linguist! Ours had no 2nd language when they joined, one finished with a bilingual IB Diploma, another took standard level...AIS prepared our kids well for universities in the US and abroad & the school gave us all a really interesting, supportive community. We wanted them to have a great education, a friendly community and a truly international outlook and that is exactly what the school gave them..

    Read 96 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,314,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  4. #4 Best Private High Schools in Atlanta Area.

    Pace Academy

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    Private School,

    ATLANTA, GA,

    K-12,

    75 Niche users give it an average review of 4.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says We currently have three children at Pace Academy and they are each having an excellent yet unique experience. The school takes academics seriously, and also throws massive athletic and other...We have not yet experienced college counseling, but based on how well Pace prepares kids for whatever division is coming next, I feel pretty good about stepping into that soon. Somehow they manage to...Parents are great - friendly and sociable in a natural way. Strong community full of different people. It's good for our kids and good for us!.

    Read 75 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,120,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  5. #5 Best Private High Schools in Atlanta Area.

    The Paideia School

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    Private School,

    ATLANTA, GA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says I entered Paideia in eight grade. The biggest difference between Paideia and my old school was the the focus on the arts. Paideia has great musical and visual arts facilities. Something else very....

    Read 68 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,023,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  6. #7 Best Private High Schools in Atlanta Area.

    The Lovett School

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    Private School,

    ATLANTA, GA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says This is our family’s fifth year at Lovett, and we couldn’t be happier with the education that our children are receiving at this special school. The faculty is outstanding and dedicated, including in....

    Read 150 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,646,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  7. #8 Best Private High Schools in Atlanta Area.

    The Walker School

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    Private School,

    MARIETTA, GA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says It has been a few weeks since our youngest graduated from Walker and I have had the time and energy to reflect on all that the school has meant to our daughter, our son, and to us as parents. We are so grateful to have had our children at a school with so many amazing role models. Teachers who are experts in their fields AND love young people- what a gift! Coaches who cared about our kids...You challenged our children and you loved on them and we can't thank you enough. And thanks to the other families who shared their lives (and the ups and downs of parenting) along the way. Bar and Bat Mitzvahs, Diwali celebrations, church mission events, backyard picnics, and...Thank you, Walker. You showed us that middle school and high school are not just phases to be endured but times to be celebrated. You taught our children well!.

    Read 103 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 916,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  8. #3 Best Public High Schools in Atlanta Area.

    Alpharetta High School

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    Fulton County Schools, GA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says The educators are patient and make the working environment positive, there is a nice school spirit as well. Many of the teachers are flexible and will cater the student's needs with extra help....

    Read 548 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,294,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 19 to 1,

  9. #10 Best Private High Schools in Atlanta Area.

    Pinecrest Academy

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    Private School,

    CUMMING, GA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Our daughter joined in middle school. The school offers a personalized family feel experience where they truly care about your child and family. Our daughter is academically challenged and thriving.....

    Read 129 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 454,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  10. #6 Best Public High Schools in Atlanta Area.

    South Forsyth High School

    Forsyth County Schools, GA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Freshman says I've loved it here in South Forsyth High School. It has a very large and open campus that is always expanding more and more! While there is diversity, it's not as much as I'd hope there be. They have....

    Read 635 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,341,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

  11. #13 Best Private High Schools in Atlanta Area.

    Marist School

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    Private School,

    ATLANTA, GA,

    7-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Like any other high school student you can always find things to complain about, but looking back a few years post grad I realize how truly lucky I am to have received an education of this quality.....

    Read 148 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,100,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

  12. #14 Best Private High Schools in Atlanta Area.

    Atlanta Girls' School

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    Private School,

    ATLANTA, GA,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says I’ve been an AGS parent for about 5 years, with my oldest daughter starting in 6th grade (now entering 10th) and my youngest daughter coming in one year later for 6th grade (entering 9th). This is a....

    Read 112 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 194,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  13. #9 Best Public High Schools in Atlanta Area.

    Milton High School

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    Fulton County Schools, GA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Milton High School is the epitome of a truly well-rounded high school experience. The administration advertises the school as a "triple-A school," claiming the equal presence of Arts, Academics, and....

    Read 514 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,271,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 19 to 1,

  14. #16 Best Private High Schools in Atlanta Area.

    The Mount Vernon School

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    Private School,

    ATLANTA, GA,

    PK, K-12,

    115 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Academically, we love the approach to learning and assessment. Teachers give detailed feedback and assess with a rubric. Students know what’s expected in advance. Our oldest (who can be an....

    Read 115 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,235,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 4 to 1,

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