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2023 Best High Schools in the Cedar Rapids Area

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  1. #2 Best Public High Schools in Cedar Rapids Area.

    John F. Kennedy High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Cedar Rapids Community School District, IA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Freshman says So I'm class of 2025, meaning I've only had one year of high school. The classes I took my freshman year were as follows; LA 9, Biology, Marching Band, Symphonic Band, Advanced Algebra 2, Performance....

    Read 337 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,661,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

  2. #3 Best Private High Schools in Cedar Rapids Area.

    Regina Catholic Education Center

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    IOWA, IA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Being a international student coming into this school, it created a environment that's safe and friendly for me. The teachers and staff all contribute to provide the best experience for everyone.....

    Read 88 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 920,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

  3. #5 Best Public High Schools in Cedar Rapids Area.

    George Washington High School

    Cedar Rapids Community School District, IA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Washington is a very good school, everyone supports each other and there is a great deal over diversity here. There are many clubs that make you feel welcome, dungeons and dragons, the schools....

    Read 169 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 1,189,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

  4. #7 Best Public High Schools in Cedar Rapids Area.

    Liberty High School

    Iowa City Community School District, IA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Liberty High is a very nice establishment with high-end facilities. There is plenty of room for all of their students, faculty members, and staff. Everyone is given their own computers, books, and....

    Read 19 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 1,155,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

  5. #10 Best Public High Schools in Cedar Rapids Area.

    Solon High School

    Solon Community School District, IA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I love Solon high school! Through out my 4 years here, I have felt welcomed and at home. I have received a tremendous education thanks to the great teachers and staff. I decided to take some of the....

    Read 79 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 500,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

  6. #11 Best Public High Schools in Cedar Rapids Area.

    Mount Vernon High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Mount Vernon Community School District, IA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Overall, Mount Vernon is a very good school. This can be seen in our test scores, our well-rounded performance in sports and the fine arts, and in the large amount of students who chose to open....

    Read 54 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 441,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

  7. #12 Best Public High Schools in Cedar Rapids Area.

    Mid-Prairie High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Mid-Prairie Community School District, IA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says My experience with this school so far has been amazing! All of the teachers are involved and want to help students succeed. Many of the teaching staff are more than willing to stay late, come early,....

    Read 54 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 344,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

  8. #15 Best Public High Schools in Cedar Rapids Area.

    Prairie High School

    College Community School District, IA,

    10-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says Prairie High School tends to work well with the community and provides amazing opportunities for their students, like Kirkwood's job shadow/internship programs. The school itself is kept clean and....

    Read 264 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Students: 1,250,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

  9. #18 Best Public High Schools in Cedar Rapids Area.

    Thomas Jefferson High School

    Cedar Rapids Community School District, IA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says My high school experience has been different than most kids. Both my parents worked at Jefferson, my mom was my homeroom teacher and my dad was the school facilitator. Because of this, I saw school....

    Read 167 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Students: 1,441,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

  10. Benton Community Senior High School

    Benton Community School District, IA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says I have a love/hate relationship with small town schools. LOVE it because the class sizes are smaller so more one-on-one with the students. I LOVE the fact the teachers know all the students, whether...Hate the fact that some coaches ignore you-even though you have the talent for the sport-just because you don't have the name, aren't from the community, or the parents don't kiss up (brown-nose)..

    Read 41 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Students: 502,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 19 to 1,

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