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2023 Best public high schools in America

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  1. #51 Best Public High Schools in America.

    Saratoga High School

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    Los Gatos-Saratoga Joint Union High School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says This school’s actually amazing academically, but when you take a look at the school beyond that, it’s a terrible environment. It’s no single individual’s fault- not the administration or the....

    Read 209 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,159,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 21 to 1,

  2. #53 Best Public High Schools in America.

    Hinsdale Central High School

    Hinsdale Township High School District No. 86, IL,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says My experience prepared me well for college and provided a number of opportunities for academic competition. I especially enjoyed participating on the Math Team and Scholastic Bowl team. Competition...The teachers were of high caliber. They cared about our success and challenged us. Some of the toughest classes were also some of the most enjoyable because of the quality instruction.One area for improvement would be better integration with the program for the hearing-impaired. A few deaf students attended normal classes with the help of a sign-language interpreter, but it would....

    Read 377 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,613,

  3. #54 Best Public High Schools in America.

    Bergen County Technical High School - Teterboro

    Bergen County Vocational Technical School District, NJ,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Bergen Tech Teterboro is really a wonderful school in so many ways! It has offered me so many different opportunities to further my academic career as well as many different ways to pursue my....

    Read 245 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 677,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

  4. #57 Best Public High Schools in America.

    Lane Tech College Prep High School

    Chicago Public Schools, IL,

    7-12,

    3153 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Lane Tech is an amazing school where the students are diverse and the resources are numerous. Students have access to well-qualified teachers and aid. Lane Tech excels in all areas: the sports teams....

    Read 3153 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 4,369,

  5. #61 Best Public High Schools in America.

    Glenbrook South High School

    Glenbrook High Schools District 225, IL,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Great School! A lot of resources available to students to guarantee success, but it all depends on the student's intent. Advising could definitely be better in terms of a more thorough pipeline....

    Read 530 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 3,139,

  6. #62 Best Public High Schools in America.

    Neuqua Valley High School

    Indian Prairie Community Unit School District No. 204, IL,

    9-12,

    1115 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says I am going to be a senior at Neuqua Valley this upcoming school year. There is great diversity throughout all the grade levels and minority groups have tripled in size throughout all my 3 years. The....

    Read 1115 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 3,403,

  7. #63 Best Public High Schools in America.

    BASIS Mesa

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    Public School,

    MESA, AZ,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Basis Mesa has taught me many things over the past 8 Years. The workload helped me develop tenacity and diligence. I absolutely love the teachers and atmosphere. They never fail to make sure that the....

    Read 52 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 813,

  8. #64 Best Public High Schools in America.

    BASIS Chandler

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    Public School,

    CHANDLER, AZ,

    5-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Overall, BASIS Chandler was a great school. The teachers were well versed in their subjects in addition to being kind, compassionate, and caring. In academic options, BASIS really excelled. However,....

    Read 70 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,177,

  9. #65 Best Public High Schools in America.

    BASIS Ahwatukee

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    Public School,

    PHOENIX, AZ,

    4-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Great teachers, but majority end up leaving or becoming admin. It's a shame because there used to be a lot more teachers who were passionate for teaching. Sometimes they hire teachers whose....

    Read 36 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 780,

  10. #66 Best Public High Schools in America.

    Maine School of Science & Mathematics

    Public School,

    LIMESTONE, ME,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says The school has strong ethics and intelligence. Many of the students and faculty are respected and treated as equals. Students are always challenged with their courses and can most always have an....

    Read 48 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 129,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

  11. #67 Best Public High Schools in America.

    Glenbrook North High School

    Glenbrook High Schools District 225, IL,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says In general, Glenbrook North High school offers one of the best education program and curriculum in Illinois! Our school provides many educational opportunities and challenges for each and every....

    Read 447 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,025,

  12. #69 Best Public High Schools in America.

    Signature School

    Public School,

    EVANSVILLE, IN,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I really like a lot of things about Sig! The environment is one that encourages individual thought, success, and growth. Because we are such a small school, there is a strong sense of community and a....

    Read 120 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 389,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

  13. #70 Best Public High Schools in America.

    Tesla STEM High School

    Lake Washington School District, WA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I am currently a senior at Tesla STEM High School and will have spent all four years here. I love this school for several reasons. The small class size makes you feel at home and forms a strong....

    Read 100 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 606,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 20 to 1,

  14. #71 Best Public High Schools in America.

    Walt Whitman High School

    Montgomery County Public Schools, MD,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says My experience at Walt Whitman High School was relatively positive. When I look back at my high school experience I will have lots of wonderful memories thanks to the community that Whitman provided....

    Read 239 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,991,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

  15. #72 Best Public High Schools in America.

    International Community School

    Lake Washington School District, WA,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says As a rising senior, I know that my education at ICS has shaped me into the person I am. From 6th grade to the present, ICS has continued to challenge and engage me with its rigorous coursework (all....

    Read 94 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 412,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

  16. #73 Best Public High Schools in America.

    Debakey H.S. for Health Prof

    Blue checkmark.

    Houston Independent School District, TX,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Hi, I’m a current senior at DeBakey and I really love this school! Even though DeBakey is a challenge, for people who want to enter the heath or STEM fields this school is the perfect choice. DeBakey....

    Read 658 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 939,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

  17. #75 Best Public High Schools in America.

    William Fremd High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Township High School District No. 211, IL,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I love Fremd high school, it is like a second home to me. This school does so much for its students, both in academics and extracurriculars. The course options are incredible with unique classes like....

    Read 624 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,650,

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