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2022 Best public high schools in the Buffalo Area

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  1. #3 Best Public High Schools in Buffalo Area.

    P.S. 195 - City Honors School

    Buffalo City School District, NY,

    5-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says City Honors is a great school for students who are looking for exceptional college readiness. The academics here are challenging, as students are offered a wide variety of AP and IB classes to....

    Read 223 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,070,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

  2. #4 Best Public High Schools in Buffalo Area.

    Clarence Senior High School

    Clarence Central School District, NY,

    8-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says As far as high schools go, it's not too bad. Most teachers are great, know what they're talking about, expect much and yet are pretty understanding. There's a wide variety of classes to take at any...There are some downsides, tho. I transferred from a small private school in the middle of a pandemic, and it's really easy to feel lost and lonely if you don't get plugged into clubs or have a good....

    Read 283 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,417,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

  3. #7 Best Public High Schools in Buffalo Area.

    Amherst Central High School

    Amherst Central School District, NY,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I love the community of people and teachers. Teachers are willing to help and student in need. When it comes to extra help days, teachers are great a following an extra help schedule. The music....

    Read 101 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 882,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

  4. #8 Best Public High Schools in Buffalo Area.

    Lancaster High School

    Lancaster Central School District, NY,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says My experience at Lancaster High School has been great! In my opinion, the faculty and staff here do a great job at creating an adaptable and supportive learning environment. There's almost an endless....

    Read 300 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,762,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

  5. #12 Best Public High Schools in Buffalo Area.

    Hamburg High School

    Hamburg Central School District, NY,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Hamburg is a great school with many attributes. We have supportive staff and students for the most part, though there are always a few exceptions to that rule. Students at Hamburg are typically....

    Read 214 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 1,093,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

  6. #13 Best Public High Schools in Buffalo Area.

    Sweet Home Senior High School

    Sweet Home Central School District, NY,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I loved my time at Sweet Home! All of the teachers were very nice and you could tell they genuinely wanted to see you succeed. They always offered extra help during their free periods if you needed....

    Read 153 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 1,039,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

  7. #20 Best Public High Schools in Buffalo Area.

    Depew High School

    Depew Union Free School District, NY,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says i have been attending Depew High School since kindergarten, and i would not want to be anywhere else! I believe the education given to us by our teachers is amazing and they put so much time and....

    Read 67 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 538,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

  8. #21 Best Public High Schools in Buffalo Area.

    Kenmore East Senior High School

    Kenmore-Tonawanda Union Free School District, NY,

    8-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Overall, my 4 years at Kenmore East High School were really great as I had a lot of great teachers and made a lot of awesome and great friends along the way. For the most part, the teachers were....

    Read 138 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 1,174,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

  9. #22 Best Public High Schools in Buffalo Area.

    Lockport High School

    Lockport City School District, NY,

    9-12,

    157 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says I go to a district connected to Lockport high school. It’s called Lockport high school west and it was grades 9-12. I did not have the best grades and I can gratefully say all teachers in the....

    Read 157 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 1,332,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

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