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2024 Best Public High Schools in Sacramento County

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  1. #3 Best Public High Schools in Sacramento County.

    Vista Del Lago High School

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    Folsom-Cordova Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Vista is a great school; most if not all the teachers are great and highly supportive, the school is very diverse, and the courses are interesting. However, it's had varying levels of support for....

    Read 299 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,785,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 24 to 1,

  2. #4 Best Public High Schools in Sacramento County.

    Folsom High School

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    Folsom-Cordova Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says Folsom High School is honestly a privilege to attend. The academics, while rigorous and demanding, are worth the effort. For example, I took Pre-Calculus in my sophomore year and even though I spent....

    Read 504 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,675,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 25 to 1,

  3. #5 Best Public High Schools in Sacramento County.

    Franklin High School

    Elk Grove Unified, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says My Franklin High School experience has been overall pretty good. I can say with full confidence, that I would choose to go to this school if I had the option to go through high school again. My best....

    Read 791 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 2,697,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 22 to 1,

  4. #6 Best Public High Schools in Sacramento County.

    Natomas Pacific Pathways Prep

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    Natomas Unified, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I have never seen a fight at our school at from other previous highschoolers There hasn't been one in the past 7+ years. I know that our school is very safe and is constantly adapting but not only....

    Read 214 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 632,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 20 to 1,

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

    Sheldon High School

    Elk Grove Unified, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says I spent the entirety of my high school years at Sheldon High School. For the first two years, I was apart of the women's varsity soccer team, as well as their women's junior varsity volleyball team....When COVID hit, things took a turn of course, but Sheldon High School didn't hesitate to made the necessary adjustments for all of the students to switch to online learning. Teachers were extremely...The change that I'd like to see if the implementation of the "Senior Project". A year after I left, they sadly removed this project..

    Read 664 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 2,565,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 25 to 1,

  6. #12 Best Public High Schools in Sacramento County.

    Visions In Education

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    Public School,

    CARMICHAEL, CA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says My experience with Visions has been positive, yet there are still many improvements that can be implemented. As a student who's been with Visions since 4th grade, I transferred to the University Prep....

    Read 227 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 7,058,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 28 to 1,

  7. #14 Best Public High Schools in Sacramento County.

    Natomas Charter School

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    Public School,

    SACRAMENTO, CA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Natomas Charter School PFAA is the school for you if you're interested in pursuing arts in your future. This school is diverse in every way possible, offering so many different opportunities for....

    Read 298 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,896,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 22 to 1,

  8. #16 Best Public High Schools in Sacramento County.

    Monterey Trail High School

    Elk Grove Unified, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says In my experience at Monterey Trail High School, there are many classes to choose from, and many rigorous classes such as Honors and AP that challenge its students. Many teachers that have taught my....

    Read 625 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 2,398,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 22 to 1,

  9. #21 Best Public High Schools in Sacramento County.

    El Camino Fundamental High School

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    San Juan Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Overall my experience has been pretty good; I made many new friends and I learn in classrooms with teachers I can trust. The school can be a bit unfair when it comes to certain things like school....

    Read 322 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 1,238,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 21 to 1,

  10. #23 Best Public High Schools in Sacramento County.

    Liberty Ranch High School

    Galt Joint Union High, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Liberty Ranch high school has been a wonderful experience so far, as a senior. The teachers are very helpful and always are considerate about students who work at a different pace than others. Also,... The safety in Liberty Ranch high school is wonderful. Most of the time, police officers are on campus , ensuring safety of the students and school itself. Not to far from Liberty Ranch high school... Lastly, I was once a student who attended Galt high school for my freshman and sophomore year. After transferring into Liberty Ranch high school, I noticed a huge difference and love it!!!.

    Read 248 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 1,066,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 21 to 1,

  11. #24 Best Public High Schools in Sacramento County.

    Rio Linda High School

    Twin Rivers Unified, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says It's easy to say that the best parts of my experience were solely the ones where I didn't feel like an outcast. Being antisocial and having low self esteem constantly made me overthink the....

    Read 438 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 1,648,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 20 to 1,

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