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2024 Best Schools for STEM in the San Diego Area

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  1. #1 Best High Schools for STEM in San Diego Area.

    The Bishop's School

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    Private School,

    LA JOLLA, CA,

    6-12,

    105 Niche users give it an average review of 4.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says I have attended Bishop's from 6th to 12th grade. The teachers are generally excellent; they are all qualified and most are truly passionate about helping students understand their fields. I never...Bishop's is a good school for driven kids because time-management is paramount and many programs (e.g. visual arts, sports, and debate) rely primarily on students' own engagement rather than....

    Read 105 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 800,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  2. #2 Best High Schools for STEM in San Diego Area.

    La Jolla Country Day School

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    Private School,

    LA JOLLA, CA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says My time at La Jolla Country Day School has been a journey filled with growth, learning, and a deep sppreciation for the diverse and supportive community that defines this institution. The school's....

    Read 164 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,157,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  3. #3 Best High Schools for STEM in San Diego Area.

    Pacific Ridge School

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    Private School,

    CARLSBAD, CA,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Other says I went to PRS for my first and second years before moving out of state and before my junior year. One of the reasons I was so sad to move was because of some parts of the school. I loved many of the....

    Read 153 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 685,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  4. #5 Best High Schools for STEM in San Diego Area.

    Canyon Crest Academy

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    San Dieguito Union High, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I did not realize just how much a high school culture could shape my life. At CCA, known for "its okay to be weird", the overall environment is supportive and structured. The teachers (most teachers)....

    Read 643 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,346,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 28 to 1,

  5. #6 Best High Schools for STEM in San Diego Area.

    Torrey Pines High School

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    San Dieguito Union High, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Torrey Pines High School's facilities for sports and academics contributed to a positive experience. Well-maintained athletic facilities, classrooms, and the ability to build positive relationships....

    Read 494 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,649,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 25 to 1,

  6. #7 Best High Schools for STEM in San Diego Area.

    Del Norte High School

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    Poway Unified, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Pros: Extremely academically disciplined, high test scores, grades, and general academic success, really fun football games, offers almost every standard sport a high school should offer, amazingly...Cons: The food sucks (as does all PUSD food), mental health awareness is taboo within the school community despite faculty trying their best to make it standard, the people are friendly yet....

    Read 447 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,586,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 26 to 1,

  7. #8 Best High Schools for STEM in San Diego Area.

    Westview High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Poway Unified, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Westview High School was an amazing school that pushed me and other students to learn while having many resources available. We had wolverine time, 2-3 times a week which allowed students to ask....

    Read 717 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,351,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 25 to 1,

  8. #9 Best High Schools for STEM in San Diego Area.

    The Cambridge School

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    Private School,

    SAN DIEGO, CA,

    PK, K-12,

    49 Niche users give it an average review of 4.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says As a student who has experienced Cambridge from the beginning of Kindergarten Prep to throwing up my cap at graduation, I can firmly say that Cambridge as a community of faith, living, and learning....

    Read 49 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 392,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  9. #10 Best High Schools for STEM in San Diego Area.

    Mt. Everest Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    San Diego Unified, CA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says This is our first year at Mt Everest after a relocation from the East Coast. My elementary-aged girls are absolutely thriving at MEA. Both went formerly to a small private school, and while fine,....

    Read 50 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 227,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 19 to 1,

  10. #11 Best High Schools for STEM in San Diego Area.

    Preuss School UCSD

    Public School,

    LA JOLLA, CA,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says The Preuss School UCSD is a middle school and high school that has lots of resources for first generation low income students that attend. Most of these students are people of color and the first in....

    Read 325 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 853,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 20 to 1,

  11. #14 Best High Schools for STEM in San Diego Area.

    Sage Creek High School

    Carlsbad Unified, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Overall, I have loved my experience at Sage Creek High School. The community at this school is extremely diverse and supportive. When you walk on campus in the mornings you can except to be greeted....

    Read 92 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,451,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 25 to 1,

  12. #17 Best High Schools for STEM in San Diego Area.

    Scripps Ranch High School

    San Diego Unified, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Scripps Ranch High School is an interesting school. Some of the teachers really suck. For instance, they had a biology teacher teach advanced physics, and they had no idea what they were doing. There....

    Read 660 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,950,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 27 to 1,

  13. #21 Best High Schools for STEM in San Diego Area.

    Rancho Bernardo High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Poway Unified, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Rancho Bernardo High School is a school that excels in many aspects of education. It's by no means a perfect school, like every other school there are problems: but overall the school manages to help....

    Read 589 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,334,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 26 to 1,

  14. #23 Best High Schools for STEM in San Diego Area.

    Mt. Carmel High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Poway Unified, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says The student body is generally nice and I have not encountered very many issues with fighting or bullying, although those issues still exist. I have yet to encounter a teacher that is flat-out mean,....

    Read 407 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,857,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 23 to 1,

  15. #25 Best High Schools for STEM in San Diego Area.

    Faithful Ambassadors Bible Baptist Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    NATIONAL CITY, CA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says As an alum, this Christian school's commitment to college prep was evident in its curriculum and emphasis on values that continue to guide my life. The dedicated teachers, motivated by both faith and...The school's support for sports and extracurricular activities created a holistic environment for personal growth. Whether it was engaging in sports or participating in student counsel, musicals, the...A distinctive feature of the school was its dedication to education from a Christian perspective. Integrating faith into daily lessons provided a unique learning environment, encouraging critical...My time at fabba was transformative. It not only equipped me academically but also played a crucial role in my personal and spiritual development..

    Read 2 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 116,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

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