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2024 Best Schools in Sonoma County

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

    Sonoma Academy

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    Private School,

    SANTA ROSA, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I've loved attending Sonoma Academy. It's a small school, and most of the classes are around 15 students (although some are larger). You get to know the teachers, who in my opinion, are the biggest...The facilities are also incredible, and they're only constructing more as the school grows. The new theater is more than state of the art, and their plans for future athletic facilities are....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 330,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

  2. #1 Best Public High Schools in Sonoma County.

    Maria Carrillo High School

    Santa Rosa High, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says It's a great school overall, and there are a lot of faculty who genuinely wish for the success and happiness of their students. They lack in college prep, and your counselors only really show you...They have an exceptional music program, which was led by only one teacher for a long time until just a year or two ago. Despite that, their performances are amazing, and all my friends in band or...My experience with other teachers varies, but while most of them do care about their students, their teaching styles are often a bit ineffective. I'm a math tutor for Math 2, and both my students....

    Read 363 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,545,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 25 to 1,

  3. #1 Best Public Middle Schools in Sonoma County.

    Petaluma Accelerated Charter School

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    Petaluma Joint Union High, CA,

    7-8,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Petaluma Accelerated Charter School has been an incredible experience for my daughter. The program’s emphasis on cultivating students' study skills and time management has empowered her to become a...The teachers at PACS are truly remarkable; their unwavering support, attentiveness, and evident expertise as educators have made a significant impact on her academic journey. We are grateful to have....

    Read 6 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 120,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 24 to 1,

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

    Credo High School

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    Public School,

    ROHNERT PARK, CA,

    9-12,

    48 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says The best part about Credo is the range of academics and experiences they offer, in addition to regular track classes like Math, English, and language (Spanish or Mandarin) Credo students will also....

    Read 48 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 427,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

  5. #6 Best Private High Schools in Sonoma County.

    Cardinal Newman High School

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    Private School,

    SANTA ROSA, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Cardinal Newman is a great environment if you want teachers who truly care about who you are as a person and they want to see you succeed. We have a great and safe campus full of life and activity.....

    Read 128 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 590,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

  6. #10 Best Public Elementary Schools in Sonoma County.

    Live Oak Charter School

    Public School,

    PETALUMA, CA,

    K-8,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says We're in our sixth year at Live Oak and adore the school. The tk/kindergarten is pure Waldorf magic (play-based, pre-literacy taught through stories preparedness for writing by developing hand...The grades have a lovely balance of Waldorf and mainstream education but are unwavering in teaching to the whole child. The curriculum is true to Waldorf in keeping pace with the child's development...The parent community is very involved, invested, and warm. The teachers and staff are loving and committed. As a community we celebrate and receive grounding in our seasonal festivals and traditions.....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 261,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 20 to 1,

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