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  1. #1 Best School Districts in Columbus Area.

    Dublin City Schools

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    School District,

    DUBLIN, OH,

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

    Featured Review: Middle School Student says I loved the school that I attending in the Dublin City School district! Each one of the schools have a high standard and a lot of competition within the students that give them motivation. The....

    Read 95 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Total Schools: 19,

    Students: 16,624,

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  2. #2 Best School Districts in Columbus Area.

    New Albany-Plain Local School District

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    NEW ALBANY, OH,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says The campus contains grades 1-12, allowing a cohesiveness I have never experienced before (This is my 7th school), but is still separated by school (elem, Intermed, middle, HS). This brings a sense of....

    Read 56 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Total Schools: 5,

    Students: 5,085,

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  3. #3 Best School Districts in Columbus Area.

    Olentangy Local School District

    School District,

    LEWIS CENTER, OH,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says For as large of a district it is, I feel that it is overall very united. After many worldwide and local struggles, the district was able to bounce back and allow for students to have a positive....

    Read 191 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Total Schools: 26,

    Students: 22,124,

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  4. #4 Best School Districts in Columbus Area.

    Bexley City School District

    School District,

    BEXLEY, OH,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says In the two years that I attended Bexley, I had an overall really wonderful experience. The students were welcoming and the teachers were all very supportive of my transition and helped me thrive in....

    Read 18 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Total Schools: 5,

    Students: 2,482,

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  5. #5 Best School Districts in Columbus Area.

    Grandview Heights City School District

    School District,

    COLUMBUS, OH,

    12 Niche users give it an average review of 4.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says The teachers are all wonderful and care about their students on a personal level. The school district is small and personal. The commute is simple because of how small the town is so it's easy to get....

    Read 12 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Total Schools: 4,

    Students: 1,133,

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  6. #6 Best School Districts in Columbus Area.

    Upper Arlington Schools

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    UPPER ARLINGTON, OH,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says I thought the education was incredible. Great teachers, great course offerings. However, the community can be quite cold, unwelcoming, and shallow..

    Read 31 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Total Schools: 9,

    Students: 6,179,

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  7. #7 Best School Districts in Columbus Area.

    Gahanna-Jefferson Public Schools

    School District,

    GAHANNA, OH,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Gahanna-Jefferson Public schools are very diverse and filled with all walks of life! Many of the teachers are great, however, like many schools system, there are issues. However, they continued to....

    Read 101 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Total Schools: 12,

    Students: 7,825,

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  8. #8 Best School Districts in Columbus Area.

    Pickerington Local School District

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    School District,

    PICKERINGTON, OH,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says I have been in the Pickerington local school district for 10 years. They have great teachers and staff! They have many things that are awesome like their extracurricular clubs and sports! Some things....

    Read 80 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Total Schools: 15,

    Students: 10,739,

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  9. #9 Best School Districts in Columbus Area.

    Worthington City School District

    School District,

    WORTHINGTON, OH,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Worthington Schools has been an amazing experience! All of the teachers are helpful and extremely committed to their jobs as educators. While the food is a little lacking, the people at the school....

    Read 51 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Total Schools: 18,

    Students: 10,645,

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  10. #10 Best School Districts in Columbus Area.

    Hilliard City School District

    School District,

    COLUMBUS, OH,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Hilliard City School District has always been my district and I am very pleased with the outcome of my education. I had very passionate and personable teachers that truly cared for each student and....

    Read 84 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Total Schools: 23,

    Students: 16,519,

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  11. #11 Best School Districts in Columbus Area.

    Westerville City School District

    School District,

    WESTERVILLE, OH,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I began school in this district at the beginning of my fourth grade year. My elementary teachers were very welcoming, and I was placed into advanced classes, like my previous school placed me into.....

    Read 86 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Total Schools: 22,

    Students: 15,174,

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  12. #12 Best School Districts in Columbus Area.

    Hamilton Local School District

    School District,

    COLUMBUS, OH,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I love that my school strives to give their students the best education experience possible. They offer many opportunities for students to take college courses while in high school, join....

    Read 12 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Total Schools: 5,

    Students: 3,130,

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  13. #13 Best School Districts in Columbus Area.

    Jonathan Alder Local School District

    School District,

    PLAIN CITY, OH,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I really liked going to Jonathan Alder Local Schools. I have been going here my entire life and it has been the best experience. I have enjoyed the extracurriculars that Alder offers, and we are....

    Read 34 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Total Schools: 5,

    Students: 2,244,

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  14. #14 Best School Districts in Columbus Area.

    Delaware City School District

    School District,

    DELAWARE, OH,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says What I really liked about the school was its sense of pride. The community takes great pride in their sports team, the faculty members, and the courses offered at the school. The most pride that I....

    Read 43 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Total Schools: 7,

    Students: 5,696,

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  15. #15 Best School Districts in Columbus Area.

    Teays Valley Local School District

    School District,

    ASHVILLE, OH,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says My experience with Teays Valley has been amazing! I began my schooling career in kindergarten and it is now my junior year and I can proudly say it has been one of the most rewarding and cultivating....

    Read 38 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Total Schools: 7,

    Students: 4,124,

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  16. #16 Best School Districts in Columbus Area.

    Big Walnut Local School District

    School District,

    SUNBURY, OH,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Big Walnut Schooling was an amazing experience, the school was always there for me and attempting to provide what I needed to make it to the next level. My counselor was always super helpful in....

    Read 30 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Total Schools: 7,

    Students: 3,912,

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  17. #17 Best School Districts in Columbus Area.

    Canal Winchester Local School District

    School District,

    CANAL WINCHESTER, OH,

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

    Featured Review: Niche User says I had the pleasure of doing business with the Canal Winchester administrative team. Specifically, their HR and IT teams were wonderful, collaborative, and kind. Based on this experience, I’d highly recommend any interested parents and students to consider the Canal Winchester School District!.

    Read 30 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Total Schools: 4,

    Students: 3,916,

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  18. #18 Best School Districts in Columbus Area.

    Bloom-Carroll Local School District

    School District,

    CARROLL, OH,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says The biggest appeal for this school is that it has fairly good academics as well as above average extracurriculars. All the clubs, performing groups and sports teams are fairly malleable when it comes....

    Read 39 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Total Schools: 4,

    Students: 2,103,

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  19. #19 Best School Districts in Columbus Area.

    Reynoldsburg City School District

    School District,

    REYNOLDSBURG, OH,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says In Reynoldsburg City Schools, I like that there are a lot of different choices for academic classes, so students never need to feel stuck with their schedule. There are a lot of options for classes....

    Read 53 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Total Schools: 15,

    Students: 7,438,

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  20. Jefferson Local School District

    School District,

    WEST JEFFERSON, OH,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says I know it is better than many other schools culture wise, however, the academics are lacking. Almost everyone passes but that doesn't mean that they're educated..

    Read 2 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Total Schools: 3,

    Students: 1,140,

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  21. Johnstown-Monroe Local School District

    School District,

    JOHNSTOWN, OH,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Johnstown- Monroe High School is a fantastic school district. The education that they provide will help me achieve my goals in the future and be successful. Johnstown being such a small school has....

    Read 27 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Total Schools: 3,

    Students: 1,686,

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  22. Southwest Licking Local School District

    School District,

    PATASKALA, OH,

    11 Niche users give it an average review of 3.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Southwest licking schools over all are amazing. Our test scores are great along with our graduation rate. I Have two boys in the district, both in high school with one graduating this year. They have....

    Read 11 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Total Schools: 6,

    Students: 4,423,

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  23. Licking Heights Local School District

    School District,

    PATASKALA, OH,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says I had a very unique experience with Licking Heights in my later years, as my junior year was spent at a technical school, and my senior year was spent online due to COVID. That being said, I wouldn’t....

    Read 51 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Total Schools: 6,

    Students: 4,687,

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  24. South-Western City School District

    School District,

    GROVE CITY, OH,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I would like the facilities to be updated more and to be slightly cleaner. In addition, the sport could be better, however, this is likely just tied to the competition we play and our current talent....

    Read 82 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Total Schools: 34,

    Students: 22,727,

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  25. Groveport Madison Local School District

    School District,

    GROVEPORT, OH,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says This school has changed so much in my four years. We moved into a brand new building my sophomore year of high school. I genuinely feel this had a big impact on the overall moral around the building.....

    Read 50 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C,

    Total Schools: 10,

    Students: 5,875,

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