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2024 Best Public Schools in Contra Costa County

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  1. #3 Best Public High Schools in Contra Costa County.

    Dougherty Valley High School

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    San Ramon Valley Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Overall, it was a fairly enjoyable experience, not only because of the resources that were provided to the students, but also the general atmosphere of the school, which often proved to be unbiased...On the other hand, there are a couple of things that could be worked upon, such as the stifling and unhealthy academic culture that is encouraged by the majority of the student population..

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 3,340,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 25 to 1,

  2. #4 Best Public High Schools in Contra Costa County.

    Monte Vista High School

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    San Ramon Valley Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says My experience at Monte Vista has been an efficient and pleasant one for the most part. The academics have been solid and most teachers have been kind and have helped me learn and excel in my....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,305,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 23 to 1,

  3. #8 Best Public High Schools in Contra Costa County.

    California High School

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    San Ramon Valley Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says In high school I found that my school did try to get the students more involved within classes and have lot of mental health resources. Like having llamas and dogs at our school to relieve stress....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,814,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 24 to 1,

  4. #9 Best Public High Schools in Contra Costa County.

    Heritage High School

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    Liberty Union High School District (Brentwood), CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Freshman says I have had a very positive experience at Heritage High School. The teachers are caring and make the learning environment positive. The school is inclusive. There are clubs and activities to fit all....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 2,618,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 23 to 1,

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