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2024 Best High Schools in the Portland, ME Area

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  1. #1 Best Private High Schools in Portland, ME Area.

    Waynflete

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    PORTLAND, ME,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says We come from a long history of public school as both students & as teachers. Our daughter wanted to explore Waynflete; I was secretly against the whole idea. I thought we would never fit in with....

    Read 86 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 579,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

  2. #3 Best Private High Schools in Portland, ME Area.

    North Yarmouth Academy

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    Private School,

    YARMOUTH, ME,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Works Here says NYA is a special place with caring faculty and staff and tons of opportunities for students. Teachers really get to know the students and are able to help them when needed as well as create....

    Read 52 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 394,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  3. #6 Best Private High Schools in Portland, ME Area.

    The New School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    KENNEBUNK, ME,

    9-12,

    14 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Works Here says I have worked with students in a variety of settings across three states before finding The New School. The students that join this community are all unique learners, with unique needs, passions,....

    Read 14 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 32,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 4 to 1,

  4. #4 Best Public High Schools in Portland, ME Area.

    Brunswick High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Brunswick Public Schools, ME,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Brunswick High school is a welcoming community that accepts all students regardless of their backgrounds. In my four years of attending BHS and my 12 years of attending schools within the Brunswick....

    Read 164 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 761,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

  5. #8 Best Private High Schools in Portland, ME Area.

    Maine Coast Waldorf School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    FREEPORT, ME,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says We began at MCWS 3 years ago. We are now heading into 7th grade and have had a wonderful experience. The learning style allows students to take a deeper dive into their lessons to fully understand....

    Read 45 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 254,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  6. #5 Best Public High Schools in Portland, ME Area.

    Kennebunk High School

    Regional School Unit No. 21 (MSAD 21), ME,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Kennebunk High School is a welcoming environment that offers plentiful resources for one's educational wellbeing, physical health, and mental health. We have resource officers always on duty, and....

    Read 127 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 735,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

  7. #7 Best Public High Schools in Portland, ME Area.

    Scarborough High School

    Scarborough Public Schools, ME,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says The best part of my high school experience has been made up of two beneficial opportunities. One of my most positive experiences has been the daily opportunity to schedule time with teachers for...The second positive experience has been the opportunity to travel abroad. I was fortunate to be part of two international school trips. On these trips I traveled to Italy and Greece where I furthered...The worst part of my high school experience has been seeing students struggling with not feeling included. I witness this daily during lunch and in the classrooms. I would like to see high schools....

    Read 197 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 917,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

  8. #8 Best Public High Schools in Portland, ME Area.

    Gorham High School

    Gorham Public Schools, ME,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says MY ONLY WISH FOR CHANGE IN THE GORHAM SCHOOL DEPARTMENT IS..... WE MUST FIND A WAY TO CHANGE/FACILITATE/PRIORITIZE, IDK, SOMEHOW LOCK DOWN THE FUNDING NEEDED FOR THEIR SPECIAL EDUCATION DEPARTMENT....WE.WANT. KHATADIN.BACK. AT. G.H.S!!!!.

    Read 216 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Students: 838,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

  9. #10 Best Public High Schools in Portland, ME Area.

    Greely High School

    Regional School Unit No. 51 (MSAD 51), ME,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Greely is great in academics, sports, and school spirit. These aspects have been some of my favorite parts of my high school experience. Just going to a school like Greely, I feel prepared for when I...Something I wish could be changed about Greely is the diversity. Greely is somewhat preppy, in that it is expensive to live where I live and so there is not a lot of diversity to our student body..

    Read 174 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Students: 602,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

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