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

    Cranbrook Schools

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    BLOOMFIELD HILLS, MI,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Cranbrook is an incredible place. I have gone here for the last 13 years, and I can say that it shapes people into fine, polite, astute, grounded young adults. There is constantly the stress by...It wouldn't be a Cranbrook review without the architecture. I am in a senior aesthetics elective, and we use the art around us as primary resources in our class! There is never a shortage of culture....

    Read 249 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,659,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  2. #1 Best Public High Schools in Detroit Area.

    International Academy

    Oakland Schools, MI,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says The curriculum offers a worldly perspective that is often lost in American schools and that greatly enhances the education and prospectives of the students. The student body is drawn from several....

    Read 645 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,520,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 108 to 1,

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

    The Roeper School - Birmingham Campus

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    BIRMINGHAM, MI,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Roeper's claim that it is "more than a school" may sound like typical school propaganda, but it's largely true. While its programs in Music and Sports are mediocre (mostly due to the fact that there...The school has a social justice commitment that can at times seem a bit too much, but I ultimately really appreciate the school's bias towards fact over non-partisanship. Roeper has really shaped my....

    Read 48 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 269,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  4. #3 Best Public High Schools in Detroit Area.

    Novi High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Novi Community School District, MI,

    PK, 9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Novi connects its students with a plethora of activities. Being a student there means you have access to incredible resources and opportunities. The issue is that sometimes you don’t even know to ask....

    Read 485 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,036,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

  5. #5 Best Public High Schools in Detroit Area.

    Washtenaw International High School

    Public School,

    YPSILANTI, MI,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says WIHI is a great choice for a wonderful high school experience. This school emphasizes and celebrates diversity, justice, and equity. Teachers are accessible and there is a huge variety of clubs. It's....

    Read 77 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 554,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

  6. #6 Best Public High Schools in Detroit Area.

    Pioneer High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Ann Arbor Public Schools, MI,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says What I like about Pioneer High School is the competitiveness of many students. Pioneer High School is filled with very smart students, which leads to a very competitive environment. Having a....

    Read 346 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,948,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

  7. #7 Best Public High Schools in Detroit Area.

    Huron High School

    Ann Arbor Public Schools, MI,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I had such an amazing time at Huron! What stood out to me most during my time at Huron is the teaching staff. My teachers at Huron were so caring and supportive. I will remember the lessons they taught me and the grace they showed me...As far as clubs and activities go, Huron is definitely comparable to other schools in the area. I didn't know anyone in school who wasn't somehow involved in athletics or other clubs. I personally....

    Read 322 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,633,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

  8. #8 Best Public High Schools in Detroit Area.

    International Academy of Macomb

    Chippewa Valley Schools, MI,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says The International Academy of Macomb taught me many lessons that I will use throughout my life. The school itself has an atmosphere like none other as it feels like one big family. Due to the size of....

    Read 145 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 473,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 86 to 1,

  9. #9 Best Public High Schools in Detroit Area.

    Rochester Adams High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Rochester Community School District, MI,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says WOW. I'm a sophomore currently attending and the experience is awesome. Amazing teachers and classmates, lots of diversity, they help to make sure you're succeeding, and if I could give a higher....

    Read 294 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,538,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 22 to 1,

  10. #10 Best Public High Schools in Detroit Area.

    Skyline High School

    Ann Arbor Public Schools, MI,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Skyline was a decent school. There were good classes to choose from, including many APs, and the staff, for the most part, was very good. The building was also a plus, it is very new and open,....

    Read 326 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,395,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

  11. #11 Best Public High Schools in Detroit Area.

    Community High School

    Ann Arbor Public Schools, MI,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I love community so much. First of all, going to school right downtown Ann Arbor, and also having an open campus is such amazing experience, you can go out into the community for lunch, go to the....

    Read 99 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 533,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

  12. #6 Best Private High Schools in Detroit Area.

    University Liggett School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    GROSSE POINTE WOODS, MI,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Middle School Student says This is my second year in Liggett and I have had an amazing time. With all the great people I’ve met. The teachers are really nice. You will always find help when you need it. There are many....

    Read 102 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 638,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  13. #12 Best Public High Schools in Detroit Area.

    Grosse Pointe South High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Grosse Pointe Public School System, MI,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Grosse Pointe South is an excellent high school! My son started at South in 9th grade. He is currently a senior. The school offers challenging academics, and prepares all students for college. ....

    Read 286 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,497,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 19 to 1,

  14. #13 Best Public High Schools in Detroit Area.

    Wylie E. Groves High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Birmingham Public Schools, MI,

    PK, 9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Freshman says Being a Freshman in Groves High School I've been able to learn a lot about groves. I played 2 different sports, in varsity and junior varsity. I also was an all A student thanks to some wonderful....

    Read 250 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,225,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

  15. #14 Best Public High Schools in Detroit Area.

    Bloomfield Hills High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Bloomfield Hills Schools, MI,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I like the diversity of Bloomfield Hills High School where I am exposed to various religious and cultural backgrounds. The learning environment is unique and resembles some college class settings....

    Read 92 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,701,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,