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  1. #2 Best High Schools for the Arts in America.

    Idyllwild Arts Academy

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    Private School,

    IDYLLWILD, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Idyllwild Arts saved me as a teenager. I would have been a total outcast at any other school and would not have been supported as an artistic individual. However, at Idyllwild Arts, I was welcomed...Even though I am no longer in the arts, the education I received prepared me for all my different career twists and turns. Plus, it really taught me how to be an open-minded and empathetic human...The older I get, the more I realize how lucky I was to spend those complicated adolescent years at such a remarkable place..

    Read 98 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 280,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 3 to 1,

  2. #4 Best High Schools for the Arts in America.

    Walnut Hill School for the Arts

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    Private School,

    NATICK, MA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Walnut Hill Provides young people with a chance to hone their craft and live their dream every day of the week. Academics are brilliant and have small focused classes. You don't sacrifice any of your...On the downside- I attended Walnut Hill for my junior and senior years. Before that I attended one of the most underfunded public schools in the nation. Bringing a bunch of "big-fish-small-pond",...The music is truly incredible. No other high school works with a real Conservatory (NEC), and no other high school will prepare young musicians better than Walnut Hill..

    Read 78 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 284,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  3. #5 Best High Schools for the Arts in America.

    Design & Architecture Senior High School

    Miami-Dade County Public Schools, FL,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says DASH is a great school with a wonderful environment. It's thorough artistic curriculum provides young artist the resources they need in order to thrive and develop their creativity. The combination...While the school offers many opportunities, I think a more organized system for acknowledging the mental health and well-being of the students would be beneficial. Many students tend to feel....

    Read 302 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 509,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

  4. #7 Best High Schools for the Arts in America.

    New World School of the Arts

    Miami-Dade County Public Schools, FL,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says New world is a very special place. With 4 different art tracks, my school is home to Miami's most talented young artists, all of whom recognize art as the truest form of self expression and utilize....

    Read 306 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 485,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

  5. #9 Best High Schools for the Arts in America.

    Saint Ann's School

    Private School,

    BROOKLYN, NY,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says More than just a school: above all, a home. Fourteen floors of chaotically creative people, students, teachers and faculty alike. From the age of six I was taught to constantly question and challenge....

    Read 37 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,085,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  6. #10 Best High Schools for the Arts in America.

    California School of the Arts - San Gabriel Valley

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    Public School,

    DUARTE, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I love my school! I love how the Integrated Arts Conservatory is a literal family: everyone's super supportive, loving, and they all make classes and the school a safe place. Based on five culture...I would recommend this school to anyone who loves art, loves to learn, wants to find a home away from home, and is ready to have lots of fun!.

    Read 104 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 900,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 33 to 1,

  7. #11 Best High Schools for the Arts in America.

    Fiorello H. Laguardia High School Of Music & Art & Performing Arts

    New York City Geographic District No. 3, NY,

    9-12,

    1140 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says In my time at LaGuardia, I have learned and grown so, incredibly much. As a drama student, you are constantly surrounded with people who support you and are so willing to help you grow. I have found...The teachers are incredibly supportive and very present in their students' learning process. Most of the artistic and academic faculty members try to make their students feel comfortable and safe in...LaGuardia High School has some of the best artistic direction (as a high school) in the city of New York. The acting training program is intensive and is amazing preparation for college and a future....

    Read 1140 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,957,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

  8. #12 Best High Schools for the Arts in America.

    Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing & Visual Arts

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    Dallas Independent School District, TX,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says Since I've transferred to BTWHSPVA, I've really enjoyed myself! I'm surrounded by like-minded and creative individuals, with teachers that really understand the importance of the arts. Because of the....

    Read 492 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 992,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

  9. #14 Best High Schools for the Arts in America.

    Crossroads School for Arts & Sciences

    Private School,

    SANTA MONICA, CA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says At Crossroads School, students thrive as learners, artists, and people. Rigorous coursework, paired with high level discussions of society's major problems, push students to become active global....

    Read 47 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,174,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  10. #15 Best High Schools for the Arts in America.

    Kinder High School for the Performing and Visual Arts

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    Houston Independent School District, TX,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says HSPVA is a place for Visual artists, Theater artists , vocalists, instrumentalists, creative writers , and dancers to perdue their artistic dreams through experienced staff, a state of the art....

    Read 280 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 794,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

  11. #17 Best High Schools for the Arts in America.

    Buxton School

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    Private School,

    WILLIAMSTOWN, MA,

    9-12,

    39 Niche users give it an average review of 4.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Many schools invoke the idea of community, but few really create an environment in which it is possible. Buxton offers this to a very diverse group of young people, year after year. It's quite....

    Read 39 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 81,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 4 to 1,

  12. #18 Best High Schools for the Arts in America.

    The Waldorf School of Garden City

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    Private School,

    GARDEN CITY, NY,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says I attended The Waldorf School of Garden City from K-12 and I can confidently say that those 14 years set a great foundation for my future. The curriculum’s emphasis on experiential learning provided...Waldorf prepared me well for college-level work. The smaller intimate community provides an invaluable network of parents, faculty and alumni willing to offer advice and support during college years....

    Read 52 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 319,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 4 to 1,

  13. #21 Best High Schools for the Arts in America.

    Orange County School of the Arts

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    Public School,

    SANTA ANA, CA,

    7-12,

    561 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 561 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,204,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 29 to 1,

  14. #22 Best High Schools for the Arts in America.

    Wildwood School

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    Private School,

    LOS ANGELES, CA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says This is an incredible private school. I attended public school for two years and then my sister and I were accepted into Wildwood. From second to twelfth grade I had an amazing experience here. There....

    Read 48 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 733,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 4 to 1,