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2023 Best High Schools in the Charlotte Area

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

    Providence Day School

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    Private School,

    CHARLOTTE, NC,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says PD is far more than a top notch TK-12 college prep school! It is truly a community of dedicated, attentive & engaged teachers, administrators, staff, parents & families. PD is our second home. The....

    Read 64 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,863,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

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

    Charlotte Country Day School

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    Private School,

    CHARLOTTE, NC,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Country Day is an incredible school with excellent teachers, passionate coaches, and a friendly student body. The school fosters a strong sense of community and truly cares about its faculty. Country....

    Read 41 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,738,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  3. #4 Best Private High Schools in Charlotte Area.

    Gaston Day School

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    Private School,

    GASTONIA, NC,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Our daughter just finished her preschool year at Gaston Day School. To say the least, we couldn't be happier. This was her first year at Gaston Day and as much great feedback we had learned about...She came home from her first day at Gaston Day and our fears were immediately gone. She was so happy and excited to go back the next day. She said she had so much fun!This is a testament to the administration and teachers at Gaston Day. They create an atmosphere that feels open, safe, and loving. A perfect environment for learning. They do a great job keeping...She just finished the school year and has already asked when she is going back to Gaston Day!.

    Read 116 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 505,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

  4. #4 Best Public High Schools in Charlotte Area.

    Highland School of Technology

    Gaston County Schools, NC,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I love being a part of the Rams family. HST has a wide range of sports, clubs, and social outings. They give every opportunity for students to get involved on and off campus. The staff is wonderful,....

    Read 237 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 555,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

  5. #6 Best Private High Schools in Charlotte Area.

    Woodlawn School

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    Private School,

    MOORESVILLE, NC,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Our family has been apart of the Woodlawn for 6 years. T?he experience is positive for all 3 of our children. When looking at a private school, you expect high academics, well-appointed facilities,...The curriculum teaches all types of learners effectively. It isproject-based; challenging the youngest of minds, developing lifelong learners. Children learn in whole and small groups, and receive...Leadership has found a balance in being progressive- building on an 18-year tradition of excellence. There has been changes, but all have been positive and have not affected our educational...Woodlawn is FAMILY..

    Read 40 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 212,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  6. #8 Best Private High Schools in Charlotte Area.

    Covenant Day School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    MATTHEWS, NC,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Covenant Day School has been a wonderful blessing to our family. The school community, faculty, and students hold true to a biblical worldview, academic excellence, and servant mentality. We deeply....

    Read 105 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 990,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

  7. #9 Best Private High Schools in Charlotte Area.

    Charlotte Christian School

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    Private School,

    CHARLOTTE, NC,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Our experience has been outstanding! During our first visit to campus, all of the staff were very welcoming and made adjustments to ensure our kids felt comfortable and engaged. During the last two years each one our our kids has made strong connections with the faculty and their teachers. Our Middle School student made the comment that his math teacher is very nice, but...All of our kids are finding their way socially by building relationships with their classmates in class and through activities outside of class. They have been able to explore their faith and...It is exciting to know that all of our focus at home on character and building a relationship with Christ is reinforcing throughout their day at school..

    Read 109 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,134,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

  8. #7 Best Public High Schools in Charlotte Area.

    Pine Lake Preparatory School

    Blue checkmark.

    Public School,

    MOORESVILLE, NC,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says I joined Pine Lake Preparatory this year and my experience had been wonderful! This school has classes that allow me to explore my interests in art+animation and in STEM! This was really exciting to....

    Read 132 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,877,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

  9. #8 Best Public High Schools in Charlotte Area.

    Charlotte Engineering Early College

    Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools, NC,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Going to Charlotte Engineering Early College is a privilege. How the school works is, you take 4 classes each semester for freshmen and sophomore year. Earning majority of your high school credits....

    Read 24 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 318,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 21 to 1,

  10. #9 Best Public High Schools in Charlotte Area.

    Myers Park High School

    Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools, NC,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Myers Park High School in Charlotte, North Carolina is a high-performing and well-respected school that has a lot to offer students. Myers Park High School has a rigorous and challenging academic....

    Read 460 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 3,593,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 21 to 1,

  11. #11 Best Public High Schools in Charlotte Area.

    Community School of Davidson

    Public School,

    DAVIDSON, NC,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Community School of Davidson has the best teachers I have ever had, they truly care about you and they go out of their way to help you. For example I had emailed a teacher at 10:30 pm, and I didn't....

    Read 73 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,430,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

  12. #12 Best Public High Schools in Charlotte Area.

    Providence High School

    Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools, NC,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Overall my experience was better than most. I had good teachers, friends, options, staff, classes, opportunities, clubs. Some things that I liked are the nurse, special education staff, the amount....

    Read 452 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 2,003,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 21 to 1,

  13. #14 Best Public High Schools in Charlotte Area.

    Fort Mill High School

    Fort Mill School District, SC,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I really enjoy Fort Mill High School's school spirit. I think that all of the students really feel connected to each other and have great pride in their school. However, I think the school could be better in their communication with the students. They tend to only communicate with the parents instead of actually sending the information to the students....

    Read 503 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,995,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

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