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2022 Best Public High Schools in the Dallas-Fort Worth Area

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  1. #2 Best Public High Schools in Dallas-Fort Worth Area.

    School of Science & Engineering

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    Dallas Independent School District, TX,

    8-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says The academic program truly helps students be prepared for college. As part of the School of Science and Engineering's accelerated math track, I took Algebra II, Pre-Calculus, and AP Calculus AB as....

    Read 212 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 492,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

  2. #3 Best Public High Schools in Dallas-Fort Worth Area.

    Carroll Senior High School

    Carroll Independent School District, TX,

    11-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says One of the best School District in Texas. One mascot for the whole district. School pride starts in Elementary school level and continues throughout High School. Wonderful Teachers and Staff.....

    Read 479 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,390,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

  3. #9 Best Public High Schools in Dallas-Fort Worth Area.

    Westlake Academy

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    Public School,

    WESTLAKE, TX,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Niche User says Westlake Academy follows the International Baccalaureate Program. This is an academically challenging program that, to be honest, is not everyone. It requires a lot of time management and a different....

    Read 121 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 901,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

  4. #10 Best Public High Schools in Dallas-Fort Worth Area.

    Flower Mound High School

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    Lewisville Independent School District, TX,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says I was able to have unforgettable experiences at this school. The majority of my experiences leaned towards the fine arts programs at Flower Mound High School, and that is perhaps where this school....

    Read 883 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 3,649,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

  5. #11 Best Public High Schools in Dallas-Fort Worth Area.

    Independence High School

    Frisco Independent School District, TX,

    9-12,

    177 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 177 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,143,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

  6. #12 Best Public High Schools in Dallas-Fort Worth Area.

    Lovejoy High School

    Lovejoy Independent School District, TX,

    9-12,

    238 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 238 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,616,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

  7. #13 Best Public High Schools in Dallas-Fort Worth Area.

    Imagine International Academy of North Texas

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    Public School,

    MCKINNEY, TX,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says This school is an amazing place to get prepared for college. It is an IB Charter School and while it doesn't have a big building and lots of learning supplies, most of the teachers there are invested...This school breaks you before college does so that when you get to college, you'll think "this is a breeze because I've already had this rigorous work before.".

    Read 46 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,399,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 19 to 1,

  8. #16 Best Public High Schools in Dallas-Fort Worth Area.

    Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing & Visual Arts

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    Dallas Independent School District, TX,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says Since I've transferred to BTWHSPVA, I've really enjoyed myself! I'm surrounded by like-minded and creative individuals, with teachers that really understand the importance of the arts. Because of the....

    Read 492 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 992,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

  9. #17 Best Public High Schools in Dallas-Fort Worth Area.

    Heritage High School

    Frisco Independent School District, TX,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Heritage High School in Frisco, Texas takes pride in educating and preparing its students for bright futures in all areas of study. We are a public school located in the suburbs of Dallas-Fort Worth.....

    Read 509 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,013,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

  10. #18 Best Public High Schools in Dallas-Fort Worth Area.

    Wakeland High School

    Frisco Independent School District, TX,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says At Wakeland high school the experience was great! I was in band, which did not have a lot of financial backing but was supported and well liked by the students, administration and parents of the....

    Read 506 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,050,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

  11. #20 Best Public High Schools in Dallas-Fort Worth Area.

    Centennial High School

    Frisco Independent School District, TX,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Centennial High School taught me a variety of lessons throughout my high school career. From learning how to grow up to making the varsity football team as a sophomore, I have not only been in many....

    Read 605 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,994,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,