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2023 Best High Schools in the Dayton Area

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

    The Miami Valley School

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    Private School,

    DAYTON, OH,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says My daughter has attended MVS since Kindergarten. She is now in 6th grade and I could not have asked for a better immersive learning environment to inspire her education. Every single teacher has....

    Read 73 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 490,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  2. #2 Best Public High Schools in Dayton Area.

    Dayton Regional STEM School

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    Public School,

    KETTERING, OH,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says STEM is unconventional. It relies on project based learning, while letting students work in groups to learn the material better themselves. This has given students the ability to create great things,....

    Read 143 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 747,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 20 to 1,

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

    Chaminade Julienne Catholic High School

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    Private School,

    DAYTON, OH,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says We could not love this school more! We are blessed beyond measure to have had the opportunity for our children to attend CJ. Our youngest son will graduate in 2023. Our oldest son graduated in 2021. The change in him from 8th grade to his senior year is amazing. He thrived at CJ. He is an outstanding man of faith and...Our youngest son has also found his niche at CJ and is thriving. Our children could not be more different, yet each has found a home at CJ. Every single adult on on the CJ campus cares so much about....

    Read 221 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 698,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

  4. #6 Best Private High Schools in Dayton Area.

    Legacy Christian Academy

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    Private School,

    OH,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Legacy has been the greatest blessing to our family! My greatest prayer when my kids started at Legacy was that my kids would be well cared for. My prayer has been answered abundantly! We have kids....

    Read 25 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 449,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

  5. #7 Best Private High Schools in Dayton Area.

    Dayton Christian School

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    Private School,

    MIAMISBURG, OH,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Our son started at Dayton Christian 4 years ago and we're thrilled with our experience in pre-K-2nd grade, especially during COVID. The school administration saw the urgency to return children to...Our son is far beyond where his peers in public school are education-wise. The teachers' love for our children is apparent as well. In return, the school began a mission to create competitive...The addition of the gym and a renovation to create a new student life space for performance art, chapel, etc., shows the desire for long-term school improvements. The school shows responsibility in...I am very pleased with the current leadership and look forward to all 3 of our children attending DC!.

    Read 127 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 895,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

  6. #6 Best Public High Schools in Dayton Area.

    Kettering Fairmont High School

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    Kettering City School District, OH,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says The teachers at Kettering Fairmont High School are overall incredibly kind and helpful. They create a fun and friendly environment at the school for students. Fairmont also has many different....

    Read 453 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 2,401,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

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

    Stivers School for the Arts

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    Dayton City School District, OH,

    7-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says I love that this school is a school where kids can showcase their talent and academics at the same time. You meet people from all over and are able to meet people who have the same passion as you.....

    Read 217 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 790,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

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

    Northmont High School

    Northmont City School District, OH,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says During my four years at Northmont High School, I learned a lot and had very caring teachers. The staff and teachers were all very enjoyable, but also reliable when it came to needing help. They were....

    Read 301 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 1,422,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

  9. #16 Best Public High Schools in Dayton Area.

    Brookville High School

    Brookville Local School District, OH,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I love my school! Every teacher I ever had would do anything for my success. They offer their time and resources to help students learn. They listen to our struggles- both in school and in our...However, as a student athlete and performer, I have been very disappointed with the school's lack of recognition to certain students. I go to a school that highly values football, and tends to...My school is wonderful and caring for all students, but extracurricular activities could be improved to include all students..

    Read 77 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Students: 365,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

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