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2023 Best Schools in New Castle County

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  1. #1 Best Public High Schools in New Castle County.

    The Charter School of Wilmington

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    Public School,

    WILMINGTON, DE,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says The Charter School of Wilmington in Wilmington, Delaware is the best high school in Delaware in preparation for college! It is THE high school that offers science, technology, engineering and math....

    Read 316 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 965,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 20 to 1,

  2. #2 Best Public High Schools in New Castle County.

    Newark Charter School

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    Public School,

    NEWARK, DE,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Newark Charter School is a great school. They have great academics as they have great teachers and great variety of courses to take. The school is also very diverse in both their student and teacher....

    Read 87 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,436,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

  3. #4 Best Private High Schools in New Castle County.

    Archmere Academy

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    Private School,

    CLAYMONT, DE,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I have truly enjoyed my experience at Archmere Academy. Coming from a large public middle school, to a small, Catholic school was a big transition for me. I love the academic opportunities at the....

    Read 174 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 532,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

  4. #5 Best Private High Schools in New Castle County.

    The Tatnall School

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    Private School,

    WILMINGTON, DE,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says We absolutely love Tatnall! These kids are getting a well-rounded education. There are so many courses for them to choose from. The math and science departments are top-notch. The art department is....

    Read 88 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 614,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  5. #7 Best Private High Schools in New Castle County.

    Salesianum School

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    Private School,

    WILMINGTON, DE,

    9-12,

    116 Niche users give it an average review of 4.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Salesianum has a name to uphold. So do the students there. They like to use the phrase,"you students are standing on the shoulders of giants," and they are correct. But what goes largely unnoticed is....

    Read 116 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 900,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

  6. #8 Best Private High Schools in New Castle County.

    Delaware Valley Classical School

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    Private School,

    NEW CASTLE, DE,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I owe who I am intellectually and morally to the excellent teaching found at Delaware Valley Classical School. Four Biblical values are tied to the academics and the building of the school community:....

    Read 17 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 180,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  7. #9 Best Private High Schools in New Castle County.

    Ursuline Academy

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    Private School,

    WILMINGTON, DE,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Ursuline is a fantastic community full of amazing teachers, staff, and students. I have attended Ursuline since I was in kindergarden, and I am privileged to be a part of such a wonderful school! The....

    Read 133 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 427,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

  8. #7 Best Public High Schools in New Castle County.

    Middletown High School

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    Appoquinimink School District, DE,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Throughout my three and a half years (estimate) at Middletown High School was better than I thought! The teachers that I had were very calm, collected, and some even liked to lighten the mood with....

    Read 348 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,701,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

  9. #11 Best Private High Schools in New Castle County.

    Padua Academy

    Private School,

    WILMINGTON, DE,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says I am extremely grateful for my high school experience and the opportunity to go to Padua Academy. Going into freshman year I immediately felt more than welcomed with ample opportunity to meet my....

    Read 218 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 658,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

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