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2024 Best Public Schools in San Francisco

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  1. #13 Best Public High Schools in California.

    Lowell High School

    San Francisco Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

    1098 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Lowell, overall, has been an amazing experience for me. It is awesome to go to a school where everyone truly cares about working hard and learning. Additionally, students are very engaged in...On the flip side of Lowell's academic engagement is its competitive atmosphere. Over my four years here, I have found myself buying into the comparison culture, always defining myself based on what...If I had to do it over again, I would 100% pick Lowell. The highly academically focused environment, despite its downsides, has pushed me to manage my time and priorities. I have formed lasting....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,652,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 22 to 1,

  2. #57 Best Public Elementary Schools in California.

    The New School of San Francisco

    Blue checkmark.

    Public School,

    SAN FRANCISCO, CA,

    K-7,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says This is our second year at New School and we cannot recommend highly enough. Amazing staff, caring and engaged teachers, thoughtful and curiosity-based curriculum, diverse and closely-knit student....

    Read 5 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 391,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

  3. #321 Best Public High Schools in California.

    Gateway High School

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    Public School,

    SAN FRANCISCO, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says I've been around Gateway for over a decade since my older sibling attended both the middle school and the high school. I followed their footsteps, and am now a junior at Gateway High. The community....

    Read 132 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 500,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

  4. #327 Best Public High Schools in California.

    Abraham Lincoln High

    San Francisco Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says My overall experience at Lincoln High has been very good. My educators’ methods of teaching have been easy to comprehend, leaving me feeling prepared and ready to learn new material. One thing that I....

    Read 384 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,920,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 20 to 1,

  5. #611 Best Public Elementary Schools in California.

    Yick Wo Elementary School

    San Francisco Unified School District, CA,

    K-5,

    2 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Middle School Student says Yick Wo was an amazing school. It almost felt like home to me and I am very sad to leave it. I would rate it a 10/10 because the teachers were amazing, the staff is nice and they all made you feel....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 215,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

  6. #258 Best Public Middle Schools in California.

    Roosevelt Middle School

    San Francisco Unified School District, CA,

    6-8,

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

    Featured Review: Middle School Student says During my time at Roosevelt Middle School, I have been allowed to express myself, learn new things, make new connections, and find a family in sports. the amazing staff, teachers, curriculum,....

    Read 7 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 670,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

  7. #376 Best Public High Schools in California.

    George Washington High

    San Francisco Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Although I only transferred into George Washington as a Junior, George Washington has been a great school with over 100 course offerings, although the popular ones are almost always full so choosing....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 2,068,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 23 to 1,

  8. #419 Best Public High Schools in California.

    Galileo High School

    San Francisco Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

    525 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says I believe the academic courses at Galileo Academy of Science and Technology are great classes overall. All classes accurately cover the subject matter. The science classes, which I am most interested....

    Read 525 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,877,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 21 to 1,

  9. #376 Best Public Middle Schools in California.

    Presidio Middle School

    San Francisco Unified School District, CA,

    6-8,

    12 Niche users give it an average review of 3.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Middle school student says As a transfer student in 7th grade and now in 8th, it's absolutely wonderful compared to the middle school I went to in 6th. The atmosphere is really bright, the campus is also breathtaking. Students....

    Read 12 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 987,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 23 to 1,

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