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2023 Best Public High Schools in the Sacramento Area

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

    Davis Senior High School

    Davis Joint Unified School District, CA,

    10-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says My experience at Davis Senior High School was great! Everyone is super nice and the teachers are always willing to help you succeed. I was a reporter for The Hub newspaper, which was an experience....

    Read 392 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,756,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 23 to 1,

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

    Folsom High School

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    Folsom-Cordova Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says While most schools tend to lean towards either a strong focus on sports or academics, Folsom High School has perfected the formula for prioritizing both. Beginning with the academics, Folsom High has....

    Read 485 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,589,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 25 to 1,

  3. #4 Best Public High Schools in Sacramento Area.

    West Campus

    Sacramento City Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says West Campus ranks as the number one high school in Sacramento again!West Campus is an inclusive, diverse school filled with the most caring students and staff. Although the curriculums taught may be tough, West Campus challenges its students and encourages them to...In addition, there are many events such as the Halloween carnival, multicultural fair, and rallies where students and staff dress up and show their spirit. The students and staff are so enthusiastic,...There are also many clubs for almost anything. If there isn’t one you wanted, you can make a club! West Campus is a great school and really feels like a second home..

    Read 424 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 829,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 27 to 1,

  4. #5 Best Public High Schools in Sacramento Area.

    Vista Del Lago High School

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    Folsom-Cordova Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Vista del lago is a very academic high school with many students striving for excellence. At my school we r held to very high standards and expectations for our students. It is a newer school so the....

    Read 276 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,810,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 25 to 1,

  5. #8 Best Public High Schools in Sacramento Area.

    Pleasant Grove High School

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    Elk Grove Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says This is my second year at Pleasant Grove and I am really glad I came. Originally, I was going to go to Sheldon High School but when I heard about how Pleasant Grove has better academic experiences, I....

    Read 553 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,570,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 23 to 1,

  6. #9 Best Public High Schools in Sacramento Area.

    Franklin High School

    Elk Grove Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Franklin high school is an overall well rounded school. The arts program which I was heavily involved in is very good and there are many opportunities regarding the arts. COVID made it difficult to....

    Read 747 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,883,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 23 to 1,

  7. #11 Best Public High Schools in Sacramento Area.

    Oak Ridge High School

    El Dorado Union High School District, CA,

    8-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I have so far enjoyed my time at Oak Ridge. The teachers were fantastic in helping me achieve my goals and made me eager to learn every day. The one thing I would like to see change is in the....

    Read 418 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 2,491,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 25 to 1,

  8. #13 Best Public High Schools in Sacramento Area.

    Cosumnes Oaks High School

    Elk Grove Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says At Cosumnes Oaks High School, the parents can feel safe in knowing that their student is receiving a quality education. At times, there will be some tough classes with tough teachers, but nothing....

    Read 536 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 2,075,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 23 to 1,

  9. #15 Best Public High Schools in Sacramento Area.

    Da Vinci Charter Academy

    Davis Joint Unified School District, CA,

    7-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Da Vinci Charter Academy is technology and project-based learning community. Essentially this means that students have to make a lot of PowerPoints and learn how to make-up a presentation on the spot....

    Read 75 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 580,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 22 to 1,

  10. #16 Best Public High Schools in Sacramento Area.

    Natomas Pacific Pathways Prep

    Natomas Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Natomas Pacific Pathways Prep (NP3) is an excellent school that facilitates strong preparation for college coursework. I attended Natomas Pacific Pathways Prep for all of middle school and high....

    Read 200 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 638,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 19 to 1,

  11. #17 Best Public High Schools in Sacramento Area.

    Antelope High School

    Roseville Joint Union High School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Freshman says At Antelope High School, there is a lot of diversity, and the staff and students are very friendly! There are only four periods with extra long class hours, but they go by quickly with the work that....

    Read 394 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,862,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 25 to 1,

  12. #18 Best Public High Schools in Sacramento Area.

    Woodcreek High School

    Roseville Joint Union High School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I enjoyed my four years at Woodcreek High School because of all the amazing opportunities and experiences I got to have. I was on the cheerleading and stunt team and those sports taught me so much....

    Read 563 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 2,100,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 23 to 1,

  13. #20 Best Public High Schools in Sacramento Area.

    Sheldon High School

    Elk Grove Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Overall, I've had a pretty good experience with Sheldon High School. The school offers a plethora of honors and AP classes and the teachers there are amazing. The Biotech/Science and VAPA departments....

    Read 624 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 2,598,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 24 to 1,

  14. #21 Best Public High Schools in Sacramento Area.

    Oakmont High School

    Roseville Joint Union High School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Oakmont High School is a fairly good school who take pride in their students academics and overall sports. They provide students with a variety of sports and clubs to offer, and have great academic....

    Read 330 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,840,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 23 to 1,

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