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2023 Best Schools in the Charlotte Area

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  1. #1 Best Private High Schools in Charlotte Area.

    Providence Day School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    CHARLOTTE, NC,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says PD is far more than a top notch TK-12 college prep school! It is truly a community of dedicated, attentive & engaged teachers, administrators, staff, parents & families. PD is our second home. The....

    Read 62 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,863,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

  2. #2 Best Private High Schools in Charlotte Area.

    Charlotte Country Day School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    CHARLOTTE, NC,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Country Day is an incredible school with excellent teachers, passionate coaches, and a friendly student body. The school fosters a strong sense of community and truly cares about its faculty. Country....

    Read 40 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,738,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

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

    Gaston Day School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    GASTONIA, NC,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Our daughter just finished her preschool year at Gaston Day School. To say the least, we couldn't be happier. This was her first year at Gaston Day and as much great feedback we had learned about...She came home from her first day at Gaston Day and our fears were immediately gone. She was so happy and excited to go back the next day. She said she had so much fun!This is a testament to the administration and teachers at Gaston Day. They create an atmosphere that feels open, safe, and loving. A perfect environment for learning. They do a great job keeping...She just finished the school year and has already asked when she is going back to Gaston Day!.

    Read 115 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 505,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

  4. #1 Best Public Elementary Schools in Charlotte Area.

    Metrolina Regional Scholars Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Public School,

    CHARLOTTE, NC,

    K-8,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Having been at the school since its inception and assisting in many ways from start-up fundraising, marketing, assisting in the classroom and coaching, I can tell you that the Scholars’ Academy is a....

    Read 16 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 385,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

  5. #2 Best Public Middle Schools in Charlotte Area.

    Pleasant Knoll Middle

    Fort Mill School District, SC,

    6-8,

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

    Featured Review: Middle School Student says Hi! My name is Jia and I’m an 8th grader at Pleasant Knoll Middle School. I think my school is wonderful for the most part. We have a really great staff as well as facilities such as the computer lab....

    Read 1 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 888,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

  6. #3 Best Public High Schools in Charlotte Area.

    Weddington High School

    Union County Public Schools, NC,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says From my experience as a student at Weddington High school, the staff and faculty make it their personal duty to make sure each and every student can succeed. From holding early morning tutoring....

    Read 388 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,756,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 23 to 1,

  7. #4 Best Public High Schools in Charlotte Area.

    Highland School of Technology

    Gaston County Schools, NC,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I love being a part of the Rams family. HST has a wide range of sports, clubs, and social outings. They give every opportunity for students to get involved on and off campus. The staff is wonderful,....

    Read 234 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 555,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

  8. #6 Best Public High Schools in Charlotte Area.

    Central Academy of Technology & Arts

    Union County Public Schools, NC,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says I’ve been attending CATA for three years now and I’ve never been happier at a school before! The teachers are all amazing; they’re all so supportive, engaging, and teach incredibly well. On top of....

    Read 160 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 843,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

  9. #6 Best Private High Schools in Charlotte Area.

    Woodlawn School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    MOORESVILLE, NC,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Our family has been apart of the Woodlawn for 6 years. T?he experience is positive for all 3 of our children. When looking at a private school, you expect high academics, well-appointed facilities,...The curriculum teaches all types of learners effectively. It isproject-based; challenging the youngest of minds, developing lifelong learners. Children learn in whole and small groups, and receive...Leadership has found a balance in being progressive- building on an 18-year tradition of excellence. There has been changes, but all have been positive and have not affected our educational...Woodlawn is FAMILY..

    Read 39 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 212,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  10. #8 Best Private High Schools in Charlotte Area.

    Covenant Day School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    MATTHEWS, NC,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Covenant Day School has been a wonderful blessing to our family. The school community, faculty, and students hold true to a biblical worldview, academic excellence, and servant mentality. We deeply....

    Read 104 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 990,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

  11. #9 Best Private High Schools in Charlotte Area.

    Charlotte Christian School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    CHARLOTTE, NC,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Our experience has been outstanding! During our first visit to campus, all of the staff were very welcoming and made adjustments to ensure our kids felt comfortable and engaged. During the last two years each one our our kids has made strong connections with the faculty and their teachers. Our Middle School student made the comment that his math teacher is very nice, but...All of our kids are finding their way socially by building relationships with their classmates in class and through activities outside of class. They have been able to explore their faith and...It is exciting to know that all of our focus at home on character and building a relationship with Christ is reinforcing throughout their day at school..

    Read 107 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,134,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

  12. #7 Best Public High Schools in Charlotte Area.

    Pine Lake Preparatory School

    Blue checkmark.

    Public School,

    MOORESVILLE, NC,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says I joined Pine Lake Preparatory this year and my experience had been wonderful! This school has classes that allow me to explore my interests in art+animation and in STEM! This was really exciting to....

    Read 126 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,877,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

  13. #8 Best Public High Schools in Charlotte Area.

    Charlotte Engineering Early College

    Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools, NC,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Going to Charlotte Engineering Early College is a privilege. How the school works is, you take 4 classes each semester for freshmen and sophomore year. Earning majority of your high school credits....

    Read 24 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 318,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 21 to 1,

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