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2024 Best Schools in the Santa Barbara Area

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  1. #2 Best Public High Schools in Santa Barbara Area.

    San Marcos Senior High School

    Santa Barbara Unified School District, CA,


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

    Featured Review: Senior says San Marcos is a fantastic school academically for higher end classes. There are a wide range of AP classes taught by competent and experienced teachers with plenty of honesty about the course, its....

    Read 374 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,998,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 22 to 1,

  2. #5 Best Private High Schools in Santa Barbara Area.

    Providence School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,


    PK, K-12,

    12 Niche users give it an average review of 4.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says This is an outstanding education! Through deep and meaningful relationships with faculty and peers, our boys are receiving an excellent education, while being prepared for lives of meaning and...Smaller schools are the way of the future - or should be. Where faculty and staff are in control of the on-campus culture; where students are truly known. Providence does this strategically and...If you believe in a creator god, one who is intimately engaged in our world, then the words of one Providence teachers makes a ton of sense. She expressed that teaching any subject like math,....

    Read 12 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 353,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  3. #13 Best Public Elementary Schools in Santa Barbara Area.

    Hope Elementary School

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    Hope Elementary School District (Santa Barbara), CA,


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

    Featured Review: Niche User says My favorite experience from this school is the ultimate frisbee team that was established in my fourth grade year. I had never heard of the sport before, but I always wanted to learn how to throw a....

    Read 4 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 272,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

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