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2023 Best Public Schools in Philadelphia

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  1. #5 Best Public High Schools in Pennsylvania.

    Lower Merion High School

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    Lower Merion School District, PA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says Lower Merion is a great high school, and I am certainly going to miss it when I graduate. There are a lot of people here with a variety of interests, so you will be sure to find someone with similar....

    Read 258 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,568,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

  2. #8 Best Public High Schools in Pennsylvania.

    Central High School

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    Philadelphia City School District, PA,

    9-12,

    1385 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Starting from freshman year, I was greatly amazed by the school spirit, culture, and the dedication from students, teachers and families. It is a school that one must be tested into so academics is....

    Read 1385 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,416,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 24 to 1,

  3. #69 Best Public High Schools in Pennsylvania.

    Franklin Towne Charter High School

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    Public School,

    PHILADELPHIA, PA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Franklin Towne Charter high school is a great college preparatory school. They make sure all students are on task with their education and extra curricular activities. They try their best to give....

    Read 318 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,229,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 19 to 1,

  4. #71 Best Public High Schools in Pennsylvania.

    Academy at Palumbo

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    Philadelphia City School District, PA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says I love that the Academy At Palumbo is such a diverse and inclusive school! It is very clear that the teachers and staff care about us very much and will do their best to help prepare us for life....

    Read 537 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,101,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 38 to 1,

  5. #72 Best Public High Schools in Pennsylvania.

    Girard Academic Music Program (GAMP)

    Philadelphia City School District, PA,

    5-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says GAMP is an amazing place to learn and grow as a student. It is a very small school with around 600 students for grades 5-12 but it can be a very strong community. The music program here is great with....

    Read 128 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 616,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 21 to 1,

  6. #136 Best Public High Schools in New Jersey.

    Gloucester County Institute of Technology

    Public School,

    SEWELL, NJ,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says My experience was overall pretty good. It gave me a lot of opportunities to get ahead for college, but some of those "get ahead" classes were not taught well. I think it definitely helped me....

    Read 450 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 1,559,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

  7. #99 Best Public High Schools in Pennsylvania.

    Mast Community Charter School

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    Public School,

    PHILADELPHIA, PA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Good School with the best staff, very kind and caring. Great! supports student-athletes, strongly values education, large variety of inclusive clubs, some great teachers that go above and beyond for....

    Read 175 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 1,482,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

  8. #106 Best Public High Schools in Pennsylvania.

    School Lane Charter School

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    Public School,

    BENSALEM, PA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says I have been at School Lane Charter School since I was in 2nd grade and I am not a junior in high school. I commend School Lane for always seeking ways to better the experience of students. You can...I wish that the voices of students were heard more though. I wish that more opportunities were given to students to grow socially. I feel that many students feel that their voices aren't heard. I....

    Read 26 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 1,354,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

  9. #459 Best Public Elementary Schools in Pennsylvania.

    Penn Alexander School

    Philadelphia City School District, PA,

    K-8,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says PAS is a charter/private school that poses as a public school when really it is not. It does not accept all students in the catchment, which is a requirement for Philadelphia public schools. It is an....

    Read 2 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 576,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

  10. #483 Best Public Elementary Schools in Pennsylvania.

    Folk Arts-Cultural Treasures Charter School

    Public School,

    PHILADELPHIA, PA,

    K-8,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says If I had been placed at a different school, I honestly don't believe I would have come out as educated as I am today, intellectually, mentally, and emotionally. This school has taught me kindness and...Teachers try hard to make us succeed and take the time and effort to help us. Bullying is not tolerated, and the staff do their best to keep students in order with fair punishment. The student body...I can confidently say I'm proud of my school, especially after being built from the ground up and becoming reality just fourteen years ago..

    Read 8 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 490,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

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