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2023 Best Public High Schools for STEM in Virginia

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  1. #1 Best High Schools for STEM in Virginia.

    Thomas Jefferson High School for Science & Technology

    Fairfax County Public Schools, VA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says TJHSST offers a unique high school experience. The academics are definitely much different and difficult from what I've experienced in middle school. However, the communities and relationships formed....

    Read 564 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,809,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

  2. #4 Best High Schools for STEM in Virginia.

    Maggie Walker Governor's School

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    Public School,

    RICHMOND, VA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says MLWGS is a wonderful place, and I could not have made a better decision than to come here. The teachers are so talented and engaging, and they make learning truly enjoyable. Contrary to popular....

    Read 148 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 746,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

  3. #6 Best High Schools for STEM in Virginia.

    McLean High School

    Fairfax County Public Schools, VA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says Offers a wide variety of opportunities for a diverse student body with exceptional academics, arts, and clubs & activities, where many students are able to go above and beyond pursuing their....

    Read 339 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,317,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

  4. #12 Best High Schools for STEM in Virginia.

    Oakton High School

    Fairfax County Public Schools, VA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says As a Senior in Oakton High School currently, I have faced the curriculum and teaching while being in-person and virtual. Overall, the teachers have done an amazing job to be inclusive and teach....

    Read 500 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,715,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

  5. #13 Best High Schools for STEM in Virginia.

    W. T. Woodson High School

    Fairfax County Public Schools, VA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Woodson was the first public school I attended. It was a hard adjustment, but I could not have asked for a better experience. The atmosphere of the school is welcoming, nonjudgemental, and kind. I....

    Read 439 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,516,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

  6. #15 Best High Schools for STEM in Virginia.

    Blacksburg High School

    Montgomery County Public Schools, VA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Blacksburg High School was an amazing school to grow, nurture, and learn who I truly was. The environment (for the most part) is incredibly friendly and welcoming, with a very diverse set of people....

    Read 229 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,266,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

  7. #20 Best High Schools for STEM in Virginia.

    James Madison High School

    Fairfax County Public Schools, VA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Last year, I started freshman year at James Madison High School, and the experience so far has been absolutely unbelievable! The school offers a variety of clubs to bring the student community....

    Read 391 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,230,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

  8. #23 Best High Schools for STEM in Virginia.

    Riverside High School

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    Loudoun County Public Schools, VA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Riverside High School offered to me an opportunity for growth, both socially and mentally. It was considerably more challenging an experience than previous years of education had been. With a....

    Read 98 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,848,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

  9. #28 Best High Schools for STEM in Virginia.

    Ocean Lakes High School

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    Virginia Beach City Public Schools, VA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I love Ocean Lakes! From the moment I stepped in the doors as a freshman, I knew this building would truly end up feeling like a second home. I have met some of the best people at this school,....

    Read 653 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,990,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

  10. #30 Best High Schools for STEM in Virginia.

    Washington Liberty High School

    Arlington Public Schools, VA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Freshman says Everyone there is very nice and accepting. Teachers are very nice and there are a lot of options for different classes. Depending on what classes you take you might have a lot of homework. The school....

    Read 556 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,436,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

  11. #31 Best High Schools for STEM in Virginia.

    Briar Woods High School

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    Loudoun County Public Schools, VA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Freshman says Briar Woods High School does not only value collaboration and diversity, but also basic high standards and values for students like me. The faculty staff always have smiles on their faces and are....

    Read 435 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,795,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

  12. #35 Best High Schools for STEM in Virginia.

    West Springfield High School

    Fairfax County Public Schools, VA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says There was lots to enjoy about West Springfield high school. I always enjoyed coming to school and spending the day with my friends whilst knowing I am going to receive the highest quality of....

    Read 597 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,508,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

  13. #38 Best High Schools for STEM in Virginia.

    Freedom High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Loudoun County Public Schools, VA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I really like how inclusive the school is. I am a part of the leadership team at Freedom and find that they include the student body in so much of their decisions involving the students. The SCA does....

    Read 464 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,120,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

  14. #39 Best High Schools for STEM in Virginia.

    Marshall High School

    Fairfax County Public Schools, VA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Marshall has so many opportunities for its students. Between the large number of student-organized clubs and teachers ready to help engaged students to the best of their ability, Marshall aims to...To further improve, Marshall could update current activities going on in the school to provide a larger sense of spirit and community. Although recent events have taken place and increasing effort....

    Read 365 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 2,103,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

  15. #41 Best High Schools for STEM in Virginia.

    Mills E. Godwin High School

    Henrico County Public Schools, VA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I really enjoyed virtual school & it’s freedom, so adjusting to in person wasn’t my favorite thing, but I Godwin has a good sense of community. Overall, HCPS provides students with amazing....

    Read 366 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,830,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 20 to 1,

  16. #43 Best High Schools for STEM in Virginia.

    Battlefield High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Prince William County Public Schools, VA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says My name is Alina Glover and I am a junior at Battlefield High School.I have been attending the school since 2020, and the things I like about the school is the various electives it offers.The school....

    Read 718 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 2,928,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

  17. #44 Best High Schools for STEM in Virginia.

    Meridian High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Falls Church City Public Schools, VA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says The school is very good, but the community is very high-class (economically) and is extremely liberal. This means that the school itself has great facilities and resources. However, it is a public....

    Read 162 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 859,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

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