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2024 Best Schools in the Baltimore Area

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  1. #2 Best Private High Schools in Baltimore Area.

    Gilman School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    BALTIMORE, MD,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Our sons attended Gilman for a few years that we lived in MD. Gilman is incredible. While students at Gilman, they learned valuable skills such as taking initiative to seek out opportunities,...Gilman empowers intellectual development and nurtures social, emotional, and spiritual development. Students develop an aesthetic appreciation through music, art, and woodworking. For example, my son...Go Hounds!.

    Read 74 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,016,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  2. #3 Best Private High Schools in Baltimore Area.

    St. Timothy's School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    STEVENSON, MD,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says St. Timothy's School stands tall among all-girl high schools as a pillar of academic excellence & diversity of thought. As a parent of two daughters fortunate to have attended this international....

    Read 110 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 175,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  3. #4 Best Private High Schools in Baltimore Area.

    Key School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    ANNAPOLIS, MD,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says My overall experience at Key School has been, to say the least, interesting. The faculty atmosphere is unmatched. The teachers are hands on and always ready to help a student, even before the student....

    Read 201 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 660,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  4. #5 Best Private High Schools in Baltimore Area.

    McDonogh School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    OWINGS MILLS, MD,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Freshman says I've been attending McDonogh for 5 years now, and it has truly been wonderful. I thought my transition from public school to private school would be rough, but it was nothing short of first-rate. The....

    Read 173 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,455,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

  5. #6 Best Private High Schools in Baltimore Area.

    The Park School of Baltimore

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    BALTIMORE, MD,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says I cannot speak highly enough about my experience at Park. I arrived as an incoming freshman from a public middle school, and wow! The difference was immense and immediate. Older reviews speak of an...Because of the elective based curriculum, I was able to take two english classes each semester for my final year, which was something I really benifited from. It's a good thing they limit these....

    Read 86 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 856,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  6. #8 Best Private High Schools in Baltimore Area.

    Glenelg Country School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    ELLICOTT CITY, MD,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Our experience at GCS has been great. We enrolled our daughter at GCS in her 10th grade year and I must say that we were thrilled at the tremendous impact the transfer had on her. Ever excited about...Communication and feedback from my children's teachers are amazing always updating and willing to help their students. Being a college prep school, we never bothered when it was time for her to...With a great Sports, Arts, STEM, Tech programs and a great environment where students are nice and respectful to teachers and one another..

    Read 81 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 761,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  7. #3 Best Public High Schools in Baltimore Area.

    Centennial High School

    Howard County Public Schools, MD,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says Going to Centennial High School has generally been a great experience for me, and I feel lucky to attend a high school with such a diverse population! I praise this school for its great college prep,...Unfortunately, Centennial is in dire need of a renovation, and most students here can agree that the lack of windows throughout the building makes an average school day kind of depressing. However, as a student who enjoys participating in performing arts, I must say that Centennial High School’s arts programs are outstanding. We have some of the best arts teachers who are passionate...As far as the administration, I think they are generally very nice, but I know that there have been some concerns about their rules and ways of going about issues.Overall, Centennial is a great school..

    Read 379 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,377,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

  8. #11 Best Private High Schools in Baltimore Area.

    St. Paul's School for Boys

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    BROOKLANDVILLE, MD,

    5-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says My son attended 5th grade at the St. Paul's School for boys last year and will be entering 6th grade Fall 2023. He was nervous at first coming from the coed lower school. I appreciate the school's....

    Read 61 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 530,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

  9. #4 Best Public High Schools in Baltimore Area.

    Mount Hebron High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Howard County Public Schools, MD,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says As a high school senior, I have been at Mount Hebron for almost 4 years now. The best part of my experiences have been the sports and school spirit. Having been a part of the soccer, basketball, and....

    Read 490 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,639,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

  10. #15 Best Private High Schools in Baltimore Area.

    The Boys' Latin School of Maryland

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    BALTIMORE, MD,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says My son started his educational journey at Boys' Latin in the Lower school.He is now a Senior!The small class size was what initially made me decide on BL for my son.He immediately was "known" by his....

    Read 43 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 630,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  11. #7 Best Public High Schools in Baltimore Area.

    Severna Park High School

    Anne Arundel County Public Schools, MD,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I have had a pretty good experience at Severna Park High School. I have had fun being able to participate in many clubs and have been able to find a nice group of people to surround myself with. Most....

    Read 491 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,854,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 19 to 1,

  12. #8 Best Public High Schools in Baltimore Area.

    Glenelg High School

    Howard County Public Schools, MD,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Being a student at Glenelg High for 4 years, I have been exposed to the various opportunities and resources the school has to offer. The performing arts programs are incredible, winning 1st place at....

    Read 225 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,298,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

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