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2022 Best Public High Schools in Minnesota

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  1. #1 Best Public High Schools in Minnesota.

    Minnetonka Senior High School

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    Minnetonka Public School District, MN,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says Compare to other high schools that I’ve visited both in-state and out-state, Minnetonka High School has got to be one of the best High Schools. With its tremendous amount of resources and choices....

    Read 632 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 3,386,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 19 to 1,

  2. #4 Best Public High Schools in Minnesota.

    Edina Senior High School

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    Edina Public School District, MN,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says I'm very fortunate to have learned here for a few key reasons. The teachers are personable and check in often; willing to work with you to achieve your academic goals. The language program is....

    Read 380 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,688,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 23 to 1,

  3. #6 Best Public High Schools in Minnesota.

    Nova Classical Academy Upper School

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    SAINT PAUL, MN,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says It is a very small and tight knit community. Everyone at least knows of almost everyone else which can be both a blessing and a curse. There are a lot of friend groups, but I wouldn't say they are...Something to note is that it lives up to its reputation of being rigorous. The workload is incredible and you must be good at time management. Junior and Senior year are especially difficult in terms....

    Read 66 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 538,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

  4. #8 Best Public High Schools in Minnesota.

    Mounds View Senior High School

    Mounds View Public School District, MN,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says Mounds View is an academically strong school with a lot of opportunities for students. There is a noticeable divide between students in AP/honors classes and those who are not, but that is to be....

    Read 356 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,799,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 22 to 1,

  5. #10 Best Public High Schools in Minnesota.

    Eagle Ridge Academy

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    Eagle Ridge Academy Charter School, MN,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says The classes are hard but the teachers will help you through it .Most of the teachers come in early to help students and stay late. Our school is really small but is growing quickly so recently our....

    Read 78 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 574,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

  6. #11 Best Public High Schools in Minnesota.

    St. Croix Preparatory Academy Upper School

    Public School,

    STILLWATER, MN,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says SCPA is truly a small community, but this doesnt mean there aren’t opportunities. I believe the best part of the school, BY FAR, is the teachers ans staff. They are excellent. Second, I would say the....

    Read 149 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 390,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

  7. #14 Best Public High Schools in Minnesota.

    Hopkins Senior High School

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    Hopkins Public Schools, MN,

    10-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Hopkins High School has been a great experience for me, personally, both socially and academically. The only concerns I would say I have surround overall school safety and the general atmosphere....Most teachers have been excellent, you can tell that they genuinely care for their students and love their career. Staff and administration is good, except that sometimes conflict within the school...I think the school food is very good, there are lots of options and it can be suitable to a variety of diets. The resources at school and the building itself offer a lot to students, and make school....

    Read 396 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,588,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 20 to 1,

  8. #15 Best Public High Schools in Minnesota.

    Woodbury Senior High School

    South Washington County School District, MN,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says Woodbury High school is a great school! There is a variety of classes ranging from PSEO opportunities to CIS Physiology to Honors English to ASL. With class variety, students to be ready for college.....

    Read 488 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,984,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 22 to 1,

  9. #16 Best Public High Schools in Minnesota.

    Lakeville South High School

    Lakeville Public School District, MN,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Being at Lakeville South Highschool, brings a lot of great energy at festival in the school. Where as it's a school where diversity tend to be. Being here not only showed me how great the teacher are....

    Read 264 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,834,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 23 to 1,

  10. #20 Best Public High Schools in Minnesota.

    Mankato West Senior High School

    Mankato Public School District, MN,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Mankato West High School is an extraordinary school with multiple courses and opportunities that will benefit your future. Mankato West has multiple academic, athletic, and extracurricular courses....

    Read 197 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,231,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

  11. #23 Best Public High Schools in Minnesota.

    St. Anthony Village Senior High School

    St. Anthony-New Brighton Independent School District, MN,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says My experience in St. Anthony Village High School has been overall very good. The bonds one makes with classmates in high school will for sure last for a long time. There is a variety of....

    Read 109 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 687,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 20 to 1,

  12. #25 Best Public High Schools in Minnesota.

    Maple Grove Senior High School

    Osseo Public School District, MN,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Maple Grove Senior High has a great all-around environment for students, teachers, and parents. Learning is very individualized, as there are many levels of advancement to fulfill each students....

    Read 503 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 2,319,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 23 to 1,