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2023 Best Public High Schools in Collin County

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  1. #4 Best Public High Schools in Collin County.

    Imagine International Academy of North Texas

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    Public School,

    MCKINNEY, TX,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says I have been to my school for 11 years now, and planning on spending my senior year staying at this school too. Overtime, I have watched as the school has changed and improved for the better. My....

    Read 52 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,435,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 19 to 1,

  2. #5 Best Public High Schools in Collin County.

    Plano West Senior High School

    Plano Independent School District, TX,

    11-12,

    1152 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Even before attending Plano West, I had heard about its highly academic environment and extremely hardworking students. Once a member of the Wolfpack, I soon grew to hold the same opinion.Most of the students at Plano West are deeply dedicated to their interests, whether it be a core class such as Chemistry or History, electives such as Sports, Art or Music, and many clubs the school...All in all, a great high school that prepares you for college while providing many academic resources..

    Read 1152 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,717,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

  3. #7 Best Public High Schools in Collin County.

    Independence High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Frisco Independent School District, TX,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says I had a great experience at IHS, all the teachers and staff are great! The counselors and career counselors helped me greatly as I started my college preparation, as well as the teachers who took the....

    Read 193 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,278,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

  4. #8 Best Public High Schools in Collin County.

    Lovejoy High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Lovejoy Independent School District, TX,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says At Lovejoy High School the teachers and administrators provided us with high-quality education and opportunities for social, arts, and sporting activities. I enjoyed having the freedom to choose...In my 9th grade, I was able to meet a great Biology teacher who had vast knowledge of Biology and always tried to have fun in her class. She handled serious issues with students well and always tried....

    Read 242 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,569,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

  5. #10 Best Public High Schools in Collin County.

    Centennial High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Frisco Independent School District, TX,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says After 3 years at CHS, I think that the school offers so much that I totally took for granted. I could blame my freshman year counselor for skipping information about the school, but it was mostly me....

    Read 622 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,092,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

  6. Prosper High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Prosper Independent School District, TX,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says Prosper is an AMAZING SCHOOL! I am a current student and I have lived in two other states. Prosper ISD and PHS is by far the best public school experience I have ever had. The teachers are well....

    Read 600 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,805,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

  7. #12 Best Public High Schools in Collin County.

    Wylie High School

    Wylie Independent School District (Wylie), TX,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says While I could talk about the negative aspects one could find at my school; like, the insane amount of people you'll find vaping, I want to focus on what really matters, the education situation. I....

    Read 500 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,872,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

  8. #15 Best Public High Schools in Collin County.

    McKinney North High School

    McKinney Independent School District, TX,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Overall Highschool years are some of the most challenging in most of our lives but going to a school that cares and works towards its student's educational success matters. I attended Mckinney North....

    Read 610 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 2,171,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

  9. Shepton High School

    Plano Independent School District, TX,

    9-10,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says For one, the amount of involvement, the academics, and even the community is really cool. The school is pretty functional and works out well. Not just that, the teachers are nice and easy-going, the...Some examples of the things that I liked a lot: MakerSpace in the library, Winfo, Block lunch, Step-out, and so on!There is a lot to love!For things that need improvement, I think the classes themselves need to be a bit more engaging. So that way, for people who don't like a certain subject, for example, they might not think that...Overall, I loved this school, and I wished I'd stayed here for longer!.

    Read 80 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,350,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

  10. #18 Best Public High Schools in Collin County.

    McKinney Boyd High School

    McKinney Independent School District, TX,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I have enjoyed my time here but I am not sad to leave. There are many things about this school that I love, the fine arts program, many of the teachers, the number of students who participate in....

    Read 557 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 2,743,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

  11. Wylie East High School

    Wylie Independent School District (Wylie), TX,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I love the community built by the school. Wylie East is closely connected with the school district, and they make sure to teach valuable strengths to all the students who walk through the front....

    Read 355 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 2,223,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

  12. #19 Best Public High Schools in Collin County.

    Memorial High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Frisco Independent School District, TX,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says My feelings for this school is pretty good. It has solid teachers, classes, and academics. Although a vocal chunk of the students in the school are pretty obnoxious and shallow, there are some hidden...MHS has high quality resources, eager and competent teachers, and state-of-the-art facilities such as the local CTE center to aid students in academics if they wished for it.Might be unrelated, but I HIGHLY advise against taking Frisco's Video Game Programming class (VGP) at CTE. The teacher doesn't even actually teach, and you learn by reading some vague documents, and...Just don't take that class, unless you're aJava and C# prodigy. Just going to let you guys know, 90% of my class failed the first Programming test, and 30% got a 50 or lower..

    Read 29 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,821,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

  13. #21 Best Public High Schools in Collin County.

    McKinney High School

    McKinney Independent School District, TX,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says McKinney High School is a very inviting place for all people. The athletics programs have received a great boost in recent years as well. This allows the student body to gel together on Friday nights....

    Read 560 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 2,976,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

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