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2023 Best Schools for STEM in Virginia

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  1. #1 Best High Schools for STEM in Virginia.

    Thomas Jefferson High School for Science & Technology

    Fairfax County Public Schools, VA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says TJHSST offers a unique high school experience. The academics are definitely much different and difficult from what I've experienced in middle school. However, the communities and relationships formed....

    Read 561 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,809,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

  2. #2 Best High Schools for STEM in Virginia.

    BASIS Independent McLean

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    Private School,

    MCLEAN, VA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says My kids have been attending Basis since before the pandemic, and we are so impressed! Rich academic curriculum, good inclusion of the arts, excellent opportunity for differentiation based on student....

    Read 48 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 588,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  3. #4 Best High Schools for STEM in Virginia.

    Maggie Walker Governor's School

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    Public School,

    RICHMOND, VA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says MLWGS is a wonderful place, and I could not have made a better decision than to come here. The teachers are so talented and engaging, and they make learning truly enjoyable. Contrary to popular....

    Read 144 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 746,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

  4. #5 Best High Schools for STEM in Virginia.

    The Madeira School

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    Private School,

    MCLEAN, VA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Madeira's mission of "launching women who change the world" guides every aspect of this unique educational experience. I am extremely grateful for my education and appreciate the environment Madeira....

    Read 99 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 343,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 4 to 1,

  5. #6 Best High Schools for STEM in Virginia.

    McLean High School

    Fairfax County Public Schools, VA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says Offers a wide variety of opportunities for a diverse student body with exceptional academics, arts, and clubs & activities, where many students are able to go above and beyond pursuing their....

    Read 338 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,317,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

  6. #8 Best High Schools for STEM in Virginia.

    Pinnacle Academy

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    Private School,

    CHANTILLY, VA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says I met with this school when I moved to NOVA. I have two kids graduated from Pinnacle Academy. First of all, the teachers are so passionate and dedicated to their craft. My kids had incredible...Secondly, the school has the powerful and challenging academic curriculum. I followed my kids improving themselves at finding out and expecting higher from themselves as well. Now, my daughter and my...They loved the school environment and they were happy.Highly recommend!.

    Read 26 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 245,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

  7. #13 Best High Schools for STEM in Virginia.

    W. T. Woodson High School

    Fairfax County Public Schools, VA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Woodson was the first public school I attended. It was a hard adjustment, but I could not have asked for a better experience. The atmosphere of the school is welcoming, nonjudgemental, and kind. I....

    Read 434 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,516,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

  8. #15 Best High Schools for STEM in Virginia.

    Blacksburg High School

    Montgomery County Public Schools, VA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Blacksburg High School was an amazing school to grow, nurture, and learn who I truly was. The environment (for the most part) is incredibly friendly and welcoming, with a very diverse set of people....

    Read 228 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,266,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

  9. #17 Best High Schools for STEM in Virginia.

    St. Stephen's and St. Agnes School

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    Private School,

    ALEXANDRIA, VA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says As the parent of two children in the lower school, I am extremely pleased with SSSAS. The Early Saints teachers make each day engaging for my 3-year-old. The monthly units the ES learn have prompted my son to apply what he’s learned to the world around him (the food unit they...My experiences with JK and K were also nothing short of fantastic; even during the pandemic the teachers were able to connect with my son. The K and 1st grade teachers have also provided my son a....

    Read 133 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,241,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  10. #18 Best High Schools for STEM in Virginia.

    St. Anne's - Belfield School

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    Private School,

    CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says I can't say enough good things about the teachers at St. Anne's-Belfield. My child lost a lot of ground learning virtually in public school during the pandemic. His teachers at St. Anne's have gone....

    Read 68 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 882,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  11. #19 Best High Schools for STEM in Virginia.

    Collegiate School

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    Private School,

    RICHMOND, VA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Beautiful campus, amazing faculty and facilities. I came to Collegiate for high school because I was looking for a more challenging curriculum and stimulating environment. I found it here from day one. Classes are challenging, but worth it with teachers who care.Athletics are a large part of student life. Every Upper school student much compete in two sports each school year. The pace can be exhausting sometimes, but also rewarding and really helps one...Collegiate is not the most diverse school out there, but they do try to encourage people of color apply and do an excellent job making it affordable for those who can’t pay the full tuition. There...I feel very confident that Collegiate has prepared me for college and beyond..

    Read 53 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,672,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  12. #20 Best High Schools for STEM in Virginia.

    James Madison High School

    Fairfax County Public Schools, VA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Last year, I started freshman year at James Madison High School, and the experience so far has been absolutely unbelievable! The school offers a variety of clubs to bring the student community....

    Read 386 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,230,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

  13. #23 Best High Schools for STEM in Virginia.

    Riverside High School

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    Loudoun County Public Schools, VA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Riverside High School offered to me an opportunity for growth, both socially and mentally. It was considerably more challenging an experience than previous years of education had been. With a....

    Read 97 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,848,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

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