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2024 Best Magnet Schools in the Charlotte Area

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  1. Metrolina Regional Scholars Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Public School,

    CHARLOTTE, NC,

    K-8,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Having been at the school since its inception and assisting in many ways from start-up fundraising, marketing, assisting in the classroom and coaching, I can tell you that the Scholars’ Academy is a....

    Read 16 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 398,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

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

    Highland School of Technology

    Gaston County Schools, NC,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says Highland School of Technology is a great STEM school, with pathway-specific courses. For instance, those who apply and are accepted into the Dental pathway will take several specialized dental...Highland could improve the cafeteria food quality, the dress code stringency (focused almost entirely on only girls, despite many male dress code violations), and sports funding..

    Read 242 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 533,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

  3. #3 Best Magnet High Schools in Charlotte Area.

    Central Academy of Technology & Arts

    Union County Public Schools, NC,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says My experience has been very beneficial to the person I am today, and I'm glad I got to experience the majority of high school in person. Despite having to take online classes freshman year back in....

    Read 184 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 809,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

  4. #5 Best Magnet High Schools in Charlotte Area.

    Cabarrus-Kannapolis Early College High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Cabarrus County Schools, NC,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Overall, I have had an extremely positive experience at Cabarrus-Kannapolis Early College High School. The best part by far is how active and engaged our teachers are with students. They devote time....

    Read 106 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 240,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 27 to 1,

  5. South Academy of International Languages

    Blue checkmark.

    Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools, NC,

    K-8,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says I was a student here during the time that the school was known as "Smith Language Academy" and "E. E. Waddell Language Academy". I was in the German program, and can wholeheartedly say that I have....

    Read 16 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 1,226,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

  6. #7 Best Magnet High Schools in Charlotte Area.

    Levine Middle College High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools, NC,

    11-12,

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

    Featured Review: Middle school student says At Levine Middle College, school character was upheld. The emphasis on a variety of clubs further enriched the school and allowed me to introduce a new club to the school in the form of the National....

    Read 48 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 233,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 39 to 1,

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

    Charlotte Teacher Early College

    Blue checkmark.

    Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools, NC,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I am currently in the fifth year of the Charlotte Teacher Early College program - something that many students stay for, due to the opportunity to continue taking college courses free of charge. This....

    Read 8 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 206,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 41 to 1,

  8. #11 Best Magnet High Schools in Charlotte Area.

    J T Williams Secondary Montessori

    Blue checkmark.

    Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools, NC,

    7-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says This school provides a unique Montessori experience for middle and high school students. With two-week intersessions in the fall and spring semesters to help students explore nonacademic areas and....

    Read 13 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Students: 366,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

  9. #12 Best Magnet High Schools in Charlotte Area.

    Northwest School of the Arts

    Blue checkmark.

    Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools, NC,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Northwest as a school is unlike any other. First and foremost, it is a school of the arts, so the experience is truly much different than any other school. It is a place where people can come and....

    Read 249 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Students: 1,039,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

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