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2023 Best Public High Schools in the Knoxville Area

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  1. #1 Best Public High Schools in Knoxville Area.

    Farragut High School

    Knox County Schools, TN,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Freshman says Farragut is an amazing school. The opportunities available are amazing for a public school, however, a newly implemented program has definitely taken it down a notch. The school developed an Academy system where they force Freshman students to choose a pathway to go to, in other words, they are making 9th graders choose on what they want to do for the rest of...The school has also unfortunately implemented needless, and useless yet mandatory classes in addition to the normal lifetime wellness and PE classes that bring down students' GPAs. They also...Farragut has the makings of a great school and teaches many gifted children, however, poor management and administration have stunted the growth of the gifted students at Farragut..

    Read 480 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,005,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 20 to 1,

  2. #2 Best Public High Schools in Knoxville Area.

    L&N STEM Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Knox County Schools, TN,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says L&N STEM Academy is a unique experience academically, socially, and with the extra-curricular activities that are offered as compared to other Knox County schools. The campus is very unique as it is....

    Read 98 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 583,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

  3. #10 Best Public High Schools in Knoxville Area.

    Anderson County High School

    Anderson County School District, TN,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says I had a very good experience at Anderson County High School. Almost all, if not all, of the teachers are super kind and understanding. I am able to connect with them on a personal level and that....

    Read 99 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Students: 1,095,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

  4. #12 Best Public High Schools in Knoxville Area.

    Loudon High School

    Loudon County School District, TN,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Loudon High school is not a huge school, which is something I love about the place. The students and teachers are almost like a small community. Everyone knows one another, there is no bullying or....

    Read 95 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Students: 658,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

  5. #17 Best Public High Schools in Knoxville Area.

    Central High School

    Knox County Schools, TN,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I liked that the school didn't have one specific focus. Sports were represented well, all aspects of art were shown, and the STEM were well incorporated. Unfortunately, not every school is perfect.....

    Read 100 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Students: 1,277,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

  6. Powell High School

    Knox County Schools, TN,

    9-12,

    186 Niche users give it an average review of 3.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I believe that my education at Powell High has exceeded expectations, the staff and community have always been wonderful and my experience at Powell will always hold great memories. Every teacher....

    Read 186 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Students: 1,349,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

  7. Oliver Springs High School

    Roane County School District, TN,

    9-12,

    68 Niche users give it an average review of 3.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Class of 2014.Even though "Oz" is a small school, the quality of education is top notch. The teachers actually care about your future! If you show the teachers you want to learn, they will never let....

    Read 68 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Students: 277,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

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