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2024 Best Schools in Allegheny County

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  1. #1 Best Private High Schools in Allegheny County.

    Shady Side Academy

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    Private School,

    PITTSBURGH, PA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Transferring to Shady Side Academy as a junior was the best decision I could have made for myself and my education. The teachers genuinely care for their students and go above and beyond for them,....

    Read 138 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,209,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

  2. #4 Best Private High Schools in Allegheny County.

    Sewickley Academy

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    Private School,

    SEWICKLEY, PA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says I have attended Sewickley Academy since Kindergarten, and I just graduated this past June. I have so many fond memories from Lower School, like performing on stage with my classmates or attending....

    Read 142 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 477,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  3. #2 Best Public High Schools in Allegheny County.

    Mt. Lebanon Senior High School

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    Mt. Lebanon School District, PA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I'm in this building everyday. It's decorated with school spirit, famous/empowering quotes, and other positive aspects I can look to. It's very clear Mt. Lebanon takes pride in all the students that....

    Read 402 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,820,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

  4. #5 Best Public Elementary Schools in Allegheny County.

    Eisenhower Elementary School

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    Upper St. Clair School District, PA,

    K-4,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Eisenhower ES, part of Upper Saint Clair SD, has a rigorous developmentally appropriate academic program, with knowledgeable, skilled, and caring teachers, all run by a competent award-winning....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 525,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

  5. #4 Best Public High Schools in Allegheny County.

    Upper St. Clair High School

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    Upper St. Clair School District, PA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says The administration goes above and beyond to ensure each student succeeds. Many of our teachers take classes on their own to learn how to teach better and all teachers have in-service days to improve....The high school is full of clubs and classes that allow you to find yourself and excel in whatever you choose. The student atmosphere is warm and welcoming, with a loose club culture. Student...Upper St. Clair School students always come back and say that their freshman year of college was always relatively easy because of how well the AP classes prepared them. Many colleges come to our....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,315,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

  6. #4 Best Public Middle Schools in Allegheny County.

    Jefferson Middle School

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    Mt. Lebanon School District, PA,

    6-8,

    2 Niche users give it an average review of 3 stars.

    Featured Review: Middle school student says User-generated content on Niche is collected via our school surveys and account signup, which you can access in the navigation menu at the top of any page and from links throughout the Site. In order....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 603,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

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