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2023 Best schools in Lake County

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  1. #1 Best Public High Schools in Lake County.

    Adlai E. Stevenson High School

    Adlai E. Stevenson High School District No. 125, IL,

    9-12,

    1233 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says My experience at SHS was pretty good this year as a freshman! Having this be my first year, I was pretty scared and a bit hesitant to continue the next 4 years at this huge school. But Stevenson is a....

    Read 1233 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 4,315,

  2. #4 Best Public High Schools in Lake County.

    Barrington High School

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    Barrington Community Unit School District No. 220, IL,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Barrington High School is a large high school in the heart of Barrington that offers its students a wide range of academic classes, activities, and clubs to participate in. What I personally enjoy....

    Read 484 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,872,

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

    Woodlands Academy of the Sacred Heart

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    Private School,

    LAKE FOREST, IL,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says I am not going to sugar coat this. I was skeptical of Woodlands at first. It is small, tucked away in Lake Forest, and single gender. Maybe this was an environment that was too protected,...The school is diverse and composed of students from the City, the burbs, and international locations that span the socio-economic spectrum. The academics are great and exceed expectation. If a student seeks challenge, the answer is always yes! If a student tries to back away from their potential, a teacher is on it. Students...Girls learn to advocate & take pride in their accomplishments. Upon graduation they leave WA self-sufficient & confident women. They are ready to define their unique place in society.Despite school size, college placement is amazing! Deserves all the accolades!.

    Read 69 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 131,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  4. #8 Best Public High Schools in Lake County.

    Grayslake Central High School

    Grayslake Community High School District No. 127, IL,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says For many people, including myself, Grayslake Central High School is an incredible high school. Though our school only has about 1,300 students, our pride is that of 10,000. Myself and my peers have....

    Read 408 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,379,

  5. #9 Best Public High Schools in Lake County.

    Lake Zurich High School

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    Lake Zurich Community Unit School District No. 95, IL,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says This school has a decent amount of money, so each student has an Ipad and the facilities have been updated to use recent technology. They offer a variety of class options, featuring the arts and....

    Read 382 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,804,

  6. #10 Best Public High Schools in Lake County.

    Warren Township High School

    Public School,

    GURNEE, IL,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Freshman says I am currently one month into freshman year at WTHS, and WOW, is it great so far. Teachers are amazing, almost all of them have been here for at least 15 years. They still put maximum effort into....

    Read 955 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 3,908,

  7. #3 Best Private High Schools in Lake County.

    Carmel Catholic High School

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    Private School,

    MUNDELEIN, IL,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says I am currently a junior in Carmel Catholic High School. I couldn’t have picked a better school. In fact it doesn’t even feel like a school. It feels like a second home. All my friends are there and....

    Read 395 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,150,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

  8. #5 Best Public Middle Schools in Lake County.

    Twin Groves Middle School

    Kildeer Countryside Community Consolidated School District No. 96, IL,

    6-8,

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

    Featured Review: Middle School Student says When I was younger I attended Twin Groves Middle School, and I am glad I had the opportunity to do so. It was probably one of the best middle schools I have ever gone to. Not only were the teachers,....

    Read 1 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 599,

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