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2023 Best Places to Teach in the Los Angeles Area

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  1. #3 Best Places to Teach in Los Angeles Area.

    Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District

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    SANTA MONICA, CA,

    64 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says We had a great experience from Kinder through high school for both of our boys; one a third year college student and the other, currently a senior at SAMOHI. Our oldest son got into his top college...It is extremely important as a parent to stay involved and be able to help your students navigate the system as it can be overwhelming and at times, political. Even through the pandemic, kudos to....

    Read 64 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 21 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $105,691,

  2. #4 Best Places to Teach in Los Angeles Area.

    Beverly Hills Unified School District

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    BEVERLY HILLS, CA,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I really liked that it functions just as a private high school, even though it is a public high school. There are a lot of academic opportunities. There are so many AP and honors classes that I...However, I feel like I have to criticize the administration because of its decision to change grading platforms in the middle of the school-year. The process was very inconvenient, unreasonable, and...Furthermore, the food is terrible and is full of unhealthy fat. It really needs a change in my opinion. My overall high school experience was positive, considering that I got to meet great teachers and to take very challenging courses during my pathway towards college..

    Read 20 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $105,670,

  3. #5 Best Places to Teach in Los Angeles Area.

    Redondo Beach Unified School District

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    REDONDO BEACH, CA,

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

    Featured Review: Middle School Student says Redondo Union High School is an excellent school for many reasons including their academics, college readiness and sports. Their teachers make sure you get the most out of their academic classes,....

    Read 29 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 25 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $97,513,

  4. #6 Best Places to Teach in Los Angeles Area.

    El Segundo Unified School District

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    EL SEGUNDO, CA,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says I am currently a junior at El Segundo High school and despite the pandemic, the teachers and faculty have continued to encourage students and help them in the best way possible. We will be going back...The teachers are all wonderful, friendly, and helpful as they are open to finding extra time to help student who need it. I have definitely had a wonderful high school experience and created amazing....

    Read 31 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 24 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $97,490,

  5. #8 Best Places to Teach in Los Angeles Area.

    South Pasadena Unified School District

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    SOUTH PASADENA, CA,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says I had a wonderful experience at South Pasadena. I had numerous opportunities in building lasting healthy mentoring relationships with a handful of teachers. This school really did everything in their....

    Read 24 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 24 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $97,105,

  6. #9 Best Places to Teach in Los Angeles Area.

    Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified School District

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    PALOS VERDES ESTATES, CA,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says The School is great if you are motivated to take difficult classes with the best teachers. If you are not - the lower end teachers are not as good. There are a ton of extra curricular activities to....

    Read 73 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 23 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $95,806,

  7. #12 Best Places to Teach in Los Angeles Area.

    Chaffey Joint Union High School District

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    ONTARIO, CA,

    237 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says I have been afforded many educational opportunities here at Chaffey. Through taking online courses, I have gained a broader understanding of the material of college coursework, and I have been able....

    Read 237 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 25 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $110,115,

  8. #16 Best Places to Teach in Los Angeles Area.

    Fullerton Joint Union High School District

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    FULLERTON, CA,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Fullerton Union High School is a diverse large campus in the heart of downtown Fullerton and just minutes from California State University Fullerton. The school has an incredible connection with the....

    Read 214 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 25 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $112,247,

  9. #17 Best Places to Teach in Los Angeles Area.

    Long Beach Unified School District

    School District,

    LONG BEACH, CA,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says We love Long Beach Unified School district for it's diversity in student population, motivated teachers, abundance of college-prep courses, top-ranked sports programs and The Long Beach College...Our school district has done an impressive job in keeping our students/teachers safe during the COVID pandemic. It was not an easy task to keep the students motivated during online classes using the...We appreciated how the Long Beach School District kept an open line of communications with all of our families during COVID school closures. Community-minded -- that's how we think of our public school district. And proud of it!.

    Read 635 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 25 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $112,852,

  10. #18 Best Places to Teach in Los Angeles Area.

    Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified School District

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    PLACENTIA, CA,

    136 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Niche User says PYLUSD continues to be positive, forward thinking and offering solutions to the challenges education faces. I have had two students attend PYLUSD schools K-12. In high school one followed the...PYLUSD also offers many options for the various ways students and families choose to learn. Traditional in classroom learning, accredited homeschool and virtual Online/Hybrid learning. Parents have...As a parent volunteer in PYLUSD for over 25 years I have always been impressed by the PYLUSD being proactive in leading in updating classroom technology, providing equity in resources across the....

    Read 136 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 25 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $100,712,

  11. #19 Best Places to Teach in Los Angeles Area.

    Burbank Unified School District

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    BURBANK, CA,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Overall, Burbank Unified School District is fairly diverse and offers strong academic programs and opportunities for students interested in various fields. However, the district's administration can....

    Read 138 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 24 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $95,565,

  12. #21 Best Places to Teach in Los Angeles Area.

    Redlands Unified School District

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    REDLANDS, CA,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says The staff are welcoming and I had not experienced nor seen any bullying, or concerning situations in the halls or on campus. The campus was also very clean and the school I am in is very helpful in...Distant Learning wise, I would prefer the teachers to push me more and be more strict, I find myself losing motivation to put first my best effort on assignments and in situations of participating in....

    Read 155 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 22 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $94,212,

  13. #22 Best Places to Teach in Los Angeles Area.

    Los Alamitos Unified School District

    School District,

    LOS ALAMITOS, CA,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I have been in the Los Alamitos district since 1st grade as an out of district student, and I've noticed the district is mostly made of out of district kids. Without us, there would only be a....

    Read 99 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 25 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $113,597,

  14. #25 Best Places to Teach in Los Angeles Area.

    Downey Unified School District

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    DOWNEY, CA,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Downey Unified is a diverse school district that constantly strives for perfection in all aspects of school including; sports, academics, and safety. I have attended Downey schools my whole life and....

    Read 135 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 25 to 1,

    Average Teacher Salary: $110,550,

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