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2023 Best Schools for STEM in Orange County

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  1. #2 Best High Schools for STEM in Orange County.

    University High School

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    Irvine Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I've had a pretty amazing experience at University High School in Irvine, California. They have provided me with so many opportunities for rigorous learning and opportunities to be involved in so....

    Read 504 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,708,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 26 to 1,

  2. #3 Best High Schools for STEM in Orange County.

    Troy High School

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    Fullerton Joint Union High School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I am currently a Senior at Troy High School and have overall really enjoyed my experience here. I have nothing but great things to say about the Teachers, each teacher I have had has done an amazing....

    Read 949 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,614,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 23 to 1,

  3. #5 Best High Schools for STEM in Orange County.

    Northwood High School

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    Irvine Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I transferred to Northwood Highschool from another school in California. When I was a new student, I was embraced by staff such as my councilor in a way that made me feel safe. They helped me get....

    Read 545 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,756,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 25 to 1,

  4. #6 Best High Schools for STEM in Orange County.

    TVT Community Day School

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    Private School,

    IRVINE, CA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Under the difficult period of Covid-19, everyone is struggling to adapt to rapid changes. When times like this extend, individual strength slowly fades away. Where shall we draw strength from? The...TVT as the forerunner, gave us some very good examples of smart decision making. We draw strength from it and we‘re very proud to be a part of TVT!.

    Read 170 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 802,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  5. #7 Best High Schools for STEM in Orange County.

    St. Margaret's Episcopal School

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    Private School,

    SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO, CA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says I have 2 children at St. Margaret's and I can't say enough good things about the school and the environment. They really do try to develop the whole child. It isn't just a factory trying to turn...If you want your child to develop into a great adult with compassion and drive, then SMES is an excellent place to go..

    Read 55 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,250,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  6. #8 Best High Schools for STEM in Orange County.

    Irvine High School

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    Irvine Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I like how students have many opportunities for leadership and benefitting their community in school clubs and organizations. A club fair is hosted once a year at lunch where students promote their....

    Read 406 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,380,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 21 to 1,

  7. #9 Best High Schools for STEM in Orange County.

    Oxford Academy

    Anaheim Union High School District, CA,

    7-12,

    649 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says My experience was mostly great. This is a rigorous school that demands drive and resilience. I learned the skills of HOW to study effectively, become a leader or supporting role, and obtain an....

    Read 649 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,283,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 29 to 1,

  8. #11 Best High Schools for STEM in Orange County.

    Portola High School

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    Irvine Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says This school is very clean, rigorous, and fun, and has good resources for its students. My sophomore year was a little difficult because I had some mental health issues towards the end of the year and....

    Read 66 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,539,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 25 to 1,

  9. #13 Best High Schools for STEM in Orange County.

    Arnold O. Beckman High School

    Tustin Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says My experience at Beckman was undoubtedly challenging because I came from a middle school that most people didn't attend. Although it was very hard making friends, clubs and sports made the transition....

    Read 757 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,938,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 27 to 1,

  10. #14 Best High Schools for STEM in Orange County.

    Laguna Beach High School

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    Laguna Beach Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Excellent school, beautiful campus, amazing teachers. Amazing classes and activities, the school is very well funded and taken care of, & I can tell I got a better education compared to others and it...I always felt very safe and lucky to go there. However, very privileged kids and parents, and it shows, Laguna is old money and can be quite pretentious! Had a difficult time fitting in (as did my...Small school, feels private (about 1,000 students), amazing for your kids education and ability to be a part of something they'd love (ceramics, silk screening, theatre, beach volleyball, basketball,....

    Read 151 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,052,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 19 to 1,

  11. #15 Best High Schools for STEM in Orange County.

    Pacific Academy

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    Private School,

    IRVINE, CA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says My daughter transferred to Pacific Academy when she was 7th grade. She is 12th grade now. She loves PA. In the past 6 years, PA's dedicated teacher, caring staff and family like environment, rigorous....

    Read 5 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 172,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 4 to 1,

  12. #16 Best High Schools for STEM in Orange County.

    Orange County School of the Arts

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    Public School,

    SANTA ANA, CA,

    7-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says I love Orange County School of the Arts, it's such an incredibly diverse cultural and artistic environment. You get people from all around Southern California, from Los Angeles, Orange County, and....

    Read 568 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,277,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

  13. #18 Best High Schools for STEM in Orange County.

    La Quinta High School

    Garden Grove Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

    662 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says La Quinta will definitely prepare you for higher education. Students here have many opportunities to be well-rounded in math/STEM, humanities, literature, music, and art. However, the student body....

    Read 662 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 2,156,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 26 to 1,

  14. #20 Best High Schools for STEM in Orange County.

    Crean Lutheran High School

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    Private School,

    IRVINE, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says There were so many unique courses that the school offers that I had considerable difficulty in fitting everything that I wanted to take. There are countless honors courses and AP classes that...Crean is also a Lutheran based Christian school that strives for excellence in academics through Jesus Christ. If you want your child to be a well rounded individual who has a positive influence on....

    Read 175 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 959,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

  15. #22 Best High Schools for STEM in Orange County.

    Valencia High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Placentia-Yorba Linda Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says My time at Valencia High School was full of ups and downs, but the high school was a relatively great school with top tier academic rigor and options. With passionate teachers, committed students,....

    Read 457 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,628,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 23 to 1,

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