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2023 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,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Our experience at Shady Side Academy has been outstanding. Our daughter came to the school as a Sophomore after our family moved to Pittsburgh, and her transition was seamless. The students, faculty...Academics at Shady Side are rigorous, but the support from teachers is unmatched. We feel confident that our daughter will be successful not only in college, but beyond, due in large part to her time...If you’re even slightly considering Shady Side as an option, I encourage you to attend one of their Open House events. That was the first step we took, and I’m so grateful that we did!.

    Read 124 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,142,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

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

    Winchester Thurston School

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    Private School,

    PITTSBURGH, PA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Choosing WT North Hills Campus has been THE BEST decision I've ever made for my child! The strong sense of community & small class sizes allow for individualized attention & personalized challenges....

    Read 31 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 641,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  3. #3 Best Private High Schools in Allegheny County.

    Sewickley Academy

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    Private School,

    SEWICKLEY, PA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Freshman says Sewickley Academy is an exceptional K-12 school! I have been attending SA since elementary school, and I have now attended the school for 8 years. All of the teachers and faculty that I've interacted....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 532,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

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

    Mt. Lebanon Senior High School

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    Mt. Lebanon School District, PA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says "Welcome! You belong here! Happy orientation!" shouted countless members of the high school Link Crew as I walked under the 2021 Freshman Orientation signs leading to the school gym. With music...My High School creates a strong sense of home through its compassionate teachers, social clubs, inspiring Arts program, and more. Everyone who walks through its doors will find a place where they...Now, as I am getting ready to venture outside my high school community and meet countless new people and new challenges, I will use the lessons of resilience, compassion, and determination that I....

    Read 378 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,801,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

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

    Mellon Middle School

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    Mt. Lebanon School District, PA,

    6-8,

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

    Featured Review: Middle School Student says As a current eighth grader, I would say my experience isn't too bad. School is divided into two "teams" for each grade, with their own separate teachers. This can cause anxiety for students hoping....

    Read 2 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 642,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

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