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2024 Best High Schools in the Madison Area

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

    Madison Country Day School

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    Private School,

    WAUNAKEE, WI,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I am a senior at MCDS, and ever since I came in my sophomore year I've felt like I've found a home. The high school teachers are exceptional; all of my teachers have been creative and super....

    Read 44 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 451,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

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

    Memorial High School

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    Madison Metropolitan School District, WI,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Overall, it's a wonderful school. The teachers and other staff are always helpful and make it their priority to keep us safe and protected. Memorial focuses heavily on college readiness, AP classes,....

    Read 309 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 2,078,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

  3. #7 Best Public High Schools in Madison Area.

    Oregon High School

    Oregon School District, WI,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Oregon High school is very good academically. This school has prepared me very well for the ACT, having the teachers of the topics covered in the ACT specifically teaching us those topics in the...There are many issues with the student body, sadly. There is an alarming amount of racist students at this school, as well and homophobic people, but the school has a very good hate speech policy, so...The food is okay, it’s not terrible but I’ve never found any of it inedible, and there are a few meals that are absolutely delicious, and the staff is really nice..

    Read 175 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 1,251,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

  4. #12 Best Public High Schools in Madison Area.

    Lake Mills High School

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    Lake Mills Area School District, WI,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says When I started high school here, it was the middle of Covid. My school was lucky enough to have in person learning from the start of the school year on. It was super unique to have a freshman year....

    Read 35 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 482,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

  5. #14 Best Public High Schools in Madison Area.

    Mount Horeb High School

    Mount Horeb Area School District, WI,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says I think Mount Horeb High School is a good small public high school. There are many clubs such as National Art Honors Society, Book Club, and the Ecology Club which I was a part of. There were also....

    Read 130 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 769,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

  6. #6 Best Private High Schools in Madison Area.

    Lakeside Lutheran High School

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    Private School,

    LAKE MILLS, WI,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I have had great experiences with the staff at Lakeside. When I go to a teacher to ask for help or to review some questions, they are always welcoming and happy to help me with whatever I need extra....

    Read 148 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Students: 542,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

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