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2022 Best public high schools in North Carolina

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  1. #3 Best Public High Schools in North Carolina.

    Raleigh Charter High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Public School,

    RALEIGH, NC,

    9-12,

    198 Niche users give it an average review of 4.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says My years at Raleigh Charter have allowed me to grow as an individual and as a intellectual. Although Raleigh Charter’s academic rigor is challenging, it enables the student to have a well-rounded...The only thing I would change about Raleigh Charter is the diversity. If there were more minorities whether teachers are students, there would be more perspectives to take from. Nonetheless, the....

    Read 198 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 569,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

  2. #4 Best Public High Schools in North Carolina.

    Green Hope High School

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    Wake County Schools, NC,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says Green Hope High School offers a variety of classes, at the honors, academic, and AP level. There are also many clubs available. At Green Hope, there are also many opportunities for free tutoring....

    Read 479 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,247,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 19 to 1,

  3. #5 Best Public High Schools in North Carolina.

    Panther Creek High School

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    Wake County Schools, NC,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Panther Creek is a very diverse high school with a friendly environment.I met some of the kindest and most involved teachers here. On the other hand, there are some uninterested, hot tempered...Something that I cannot dismiss is the variety of clubs and sports that Panther Creek has to offer. There is a club for almost anything at this school. From Chinese Yo-Yo club to the Muslim Student...Overall Panther Creek is a good High school to attend!.

    Read 532 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,470,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 21 to 1,

  4. #8 Best Public High Schools in North Carolina.

    Wake NC State University STEM Early College High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Wake County Schools, NC,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says I graduated from STEM last May, and let me tell you, these 4 years were some of the best years of my life.I met my best friends at this school - the tight-knit community of your class (~50-60 students) allows you to form friendships that will last a lifetime.I have also had the wonderful opportunity to be taught by some of the kindest teachers I've ever had - I can truthfully say that both the faculty and administration at this school care about you and...The workload was tough - as it is with any Early College. But the students, faculty and administration made it all bearable. Go STEM! So proud to be an alum..

    Read 41 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 254,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

  5. #9 Best Public High Schools in North Carolina.

    Chapel Hill High School

    Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools, NC,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Chapel Hill High School is an amazing school. There are so many opportunities for people with all types of different interests. Although the school culture can be quite competitive, the dynamic....

    Read 243 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,526,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

  6. #14 Best Public High Schools in North Carolina.

    STEM Early College at Nc A&T. Su

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    Guilford County Schools, NC,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I have attended this school for 3 years now and it has been an amazing and unique experience. The office staff is extremely nice and helpful and the teachers are exceptional with their courses. The...The only drawback was that our school did not offer arts or sports which is something that I would like to see differently. But, I was still able to pursue my interest in tennis through my district....

    Read 42 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 187,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 23 to 1,

  7. #17 Best Public High Schools in North Carolina.

    Weddington High School

    Union County Public Schools, NC,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says From my experience as a student at Weddington High school, the staff and faculty make it their personal duty to make sure each and every student can succeed. From holding early morning tutoring....

    Read 387 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,756,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 23 to 1,

  8. #18 Best Public High Schools in North Carolina.

    Philip J. Weaver Education Center

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    Guilford County Schools, NC,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says First and foremost, the student body is amazing. Everyone is super talented and interesting, and because we’re all art kids, the vast majority of us are super nice. One thing in particular that I....

    Read 157 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 335,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  9. #20 Best Public High Schools in North Carolina.

    Wake Early College of Health & Sciences

    Blue checkmark.

    Wake County Schools, NC,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I am a sophomore at Wake Early College of Health and Sciences, and I got to say that it has been a great school so far. The teachers here are great as they are very knowledgeable of their subjects....

    Read 144 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 339,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 26 to 1,

  10. #21 Best Public High Schools in North Carolina.

    Highland School of Technology

    Gaston County Schools, NC,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I love being a part of the Rams family. HST has a wide range of sports, clubs, and social outings. They give every opportunity for students to get involved on and off campus. The staff is wonderful,....

    Read 234 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 555,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

  11. #22 Best Public High Schools in North Carolina.

    Central Academy of Technology & Arts

    Union County Public Schools, NC,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says I’ve been attending CATA for three years now and I’ve never been happier at a school before! The teachers are all amazing; they’re all so supportive, engaging, and teach incredibly well. On top of....

    Read 160 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 843,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

  12. #23 Best Public High Schools in North Carolina.

    Community School of Davidson

    Public School,

    DAVIDSON, NC,

    K-12,

    71 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Community School of Davidson has the best teachers I have ever had, they truly care about you and they go out of their way to help you. For example I had emailed a teacher at 10:30 pm, and I didn't....

    Read 71 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,430,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

  13. #24 Best Public High Schools in North Carolina.

    Isaac M. Bear High School

    Blue checkmark.

    New Hanover County Schools, NC,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says IBECH will definitely be a challenging school, that will push you to achieve your fullest potential. It will take sometime to get used to the fast pace curriculum, but with the close familly like....

    Read 116 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 235,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 24 to 1,

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