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2024 Best Schools in Harris County

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  1. #2 Best Private High Schools in Harris County.

    The Awty International School

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    Private School,

    HOUSTON, TX,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I love the people here. There are cool, smart, and people from all over the world you just can't see anywhere else in Houston, or the U.S. I think that everyone here is very nice and know each...Academics is pretty good, because it is semi-rigorous. I am in 10th grade and there isn't that much HW. Teachers are hit or miss, but overall good. Still academically challenging albeit not everyone....

    Read 178 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,754,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  2. #3 Best Private High Schools in Harris County.

    The Village School

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    Private School,

    HOUSTON, TX,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says The Village School has so many positive attributes and sending my children there has helped mold them into responsible, highly engaged young adults with purpose and an appetite for learning. The high....

    Read 246 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,559,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  3. #5 Best Private High Schools in Harris County.

    Strake Jesuit College Preparatory

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    Private School,

    HOUSTON, TX,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says Strake Jesuit has definitely been a ride. I’ll start off with the fact that you will definitely find your people here which has its ups and downs as this school is very nichy. I’ve made many friends....

    Read 152 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,396,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

  4. #6 Best Private High Schools in Harris County.

    The Emery/Weiner School

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    Private School,

    HOUSTON, TX,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says My best experience have been in the visual arts program. Over the last four years, I have taken six semesters of visual art classes, moving up in levels of rigor each year. I have taken every level....

    Read 89 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 604,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

  5. #1 Best Public High Schools in Harris County.

    Carnegie Vanguard High School

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    Houston Independent School District, TX,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says At Carnegie Vanguard High School, the best part of my experience has been the strong relationship between students and teachers. This supportive environment fosters collaboration, communication, and....

    Read 362 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 823,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 22 to 1,

  6. #7 Best Private High Schools in Harris County.

    British International School of Houston

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    Private School,

    KATY, TX,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says I am an expat with family in Houston, coming from overseas. Expat life has a lot of elements to adjust to: new job, colleagues, house, community, school, and many more. This school was by far the BEST thing that happened to us during our expat assignment. I truly cannot say enough about how much my kids enjoyed the school, loved their new friends and teachers, and...The facilities are superb, the people (faculty, students and community) are all great!.

    Read 83 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 950,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  7. #8 Best Private High Schools in Harris County.

    St. Agnes Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    HOUSTON, TX,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says St. Agnes Academy is nothing short of exceptional! As a student, I couldn't be more thrilled with the holistic education I am receiving at this esteemed institution.From the moment you step onto the campus, you're enveloped in an atmosphere of warmth and intellectual curiosity. The faculty and staff are not only highly qualified but also deeply invested in the...The academic curriculum is rigorous yet tailored to individual needs, ensuring that every student is adequately challenged and given the tools to excel. Beyond academics, St. Agnes Academy places a....

    Read 330 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 935,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

  8. #9 Best Private High Schools in Harris County.

    Episcopal High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    BELLAIRE, TX,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says The best part about Episcopal, besides the amazing food, is the helpful and understanding teachers. I am personally in AP and Honor classes, which are very difficult, and with the help of the....

    Read 176 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 824,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  9. #10 Best Private High Schools in Harris County.

    Duchesne Academy of the Sacred Heart

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    Private School,

    HOUSTON, TX,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Duchesne Academy of the Sacred Heart is truly a one of a kind high school experience. The sister hood and the bond created amongst all grades levels k-12 is amazingly close. The community is....

    Read 105 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 763,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  10. #3 Best Public High Schools in Harris County.

    Kinder High School for the Performing and Visual Arts

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    Houston Independent School District, TX,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says Kinder Hspva has such a diverse community that is completely accepting in every way shape and form. My time attending Hspva has been filled with acceptance and encouragement. Hspva has an amazing....

    Read 312 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 781,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

  11. #14 Best Private High Schools in Harris County.

    St. Pius X High School

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    Private School,

    HOUSTON, TX,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says The art department really needs improvement. There are not a lot of resources for students who want to pursue artistic endeavors in theatre or visual arts. The theatre is incredibly small. And the...The sports department is good and there are a lot of resources for athletes. Teachers and adminstration are pretty relaxed in terms of the academic rigor of the courses. Coming from a public school,...There a lot of resources for students. Going to tutorials helped a lot if my grade wasnt good in a class. My favorite part though is the sense of community at the school. Its really easy to make friends through your classes, sports, events and its not very clique-y..

    Read 132 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 560,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

  12. #4 Best Public High Schools in Harris County.

    Clear Horizons Early College High School

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    Clear Creek Independent School District, TX,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Reflecting on my high school experience, I encountered a diverse array of moments that shaped my journey. The best part undoubtedly revolved around the sense of community fostered within the school.....

    Read 383 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 416,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 30 to 1,

  13. #18 Best Private High Schools in Harris County.

    The Post Oak School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    BELLAIRE, TX,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says I was a student at Post Oak for 10+ years and I personally value my experience. At the primary and elementary levels the school has all the Montessori essentials such as the Five Great Lessons,....

    Read 28 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 468,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

  14. #5 Best Public High Schools in Harris County.

    Kerr High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Alief Independent School District, TX,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Kerr Highschool has been an interesting experience. Some of the worst parts of my experience are that there is so much schoolwork to focus on that you hardly have time to focus on anything else. This....

    Read 599 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 790,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 20 to 1,

  15. #19 Best Private High Schools in Harris County.

    Second Baptist School - Woodway

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    HOUSTON, TX,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says We feel like we've found our home away from home at SBS. There is definitely a focus on creating a caring community and place where your children will grow and learn while being pushed to succeed. We...We've found other families share our values and are invested in the success of the school. Teachers truly care about their students both personally and academically! The administration is very....

    Read 134 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,224,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

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