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2023 Best Public High Schools in the Madison Area

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

    Middleton High School

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    Middleton-Cross Plains Area School District, WI,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Good teachers and classes. The school student body can be very split at times and it isn't uncommon to see people eating alone. Overall, if your taking higher level classes then the teachers will....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,301,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

  2. #3 Best Public High Schools in Madison Area.

    Memorial High School

    Madison Metropolitan School District, WI,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Madison Memorial has many amazing teachers and coaches! The support I received for my 4 years there was amazing, even during the pandemic. My senior year there was difficult, as one Friday in April,....

    Read 302 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,065,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

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

    Mount Horeb High School

    Mount Horeb Area School District, WI,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Absolutely wonderful Art and Music programs! All of the teachers and staff are generally very kind and many go above and beyond to make you feel safe and welcome. It is typically very liberal but....

    Read 125 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 782,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

  4. #15 Best Public High Schools in Madison Area.

    Wisconsin Heights High School

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    Wisconsin Heights School District, WI,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Freshman says Wisconsin Heights is a fantastic school. I love the teachers and the programs that they offer. Though I would like to see some things change, for change might help our district grow. First off, I....

    Read 49 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 209,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

  5. #16 Best Public High Schools in Madison Area.

    Lodi High School

    Lodi School District, WI,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says My experience at Lodi High School has been great! I'm in my senior year and each and every year has been very different in so many ways. The way I most enjoy high school is through sports, whether it....

    Read 61 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 450,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

  6. #17 Best Public High Schools in Madison Area.

    Edgerton High School

    Edgerton School District, WI,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says In general, I love my school and am proud to go there. The teachers at my high school go above and beyond to make sure that students understand their content and get the help they need to succeed.....

    Read 62 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 509,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

  7. #19 Best Public High Schools in Madison Area.

    Portage High School

    Portage Community School District, WI,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says My experience at Portage High School was purposeful. I'm not one of the students who will go to high school to have the time of my life because I know I have a bright future and will have much more....

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    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 760,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

  8. #23 Best Public High Schools in Madison Area.

    Rio Middle/High School

    Rio Community School District, WI,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says I had a wonderful experience attending Rio High School. The benefits of a small rural school are many, I had excellent opportunities for involvement in both academics and sports. Participating in...The classes are small in size and teachers are super helpful. They are also offering some college prep courses. If you apply yourself there are many opportunities available. The Spanish Teacher has...One of the improvements that could be made at Rio High School would be to add a Drama Department for students interested in doing a theatrical production during their high school career.Overall I would highly recommend Rio High School to any student who enjoys a close-knit educational experience..

    Read 32 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Students: 206,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

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