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2023 Best Schools in Washington

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  1. #4 Best Private High Schools in Washington.

    University Prep

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    SEATTLE, WA,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says UPrep has been such a great place for our family. Our sons began in 6th grade and while they are very different students, they each found great friends and lots of ways to engage and learn at UPrep.....

    Read 69 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 628,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  2. #5 Best Private High Schools in Washington.

    Seattle Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    SEATTLE, WA,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says I am a junior at SAAS and I love it. I have been at SAAS since middle school. The amazing science and arts electives are something that is unique to here. I can take neuroscience right after ceramics....

    Read 109 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,115,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 4 to 1,

  3. #1 Best Public High Schools in Washington.

    Tesla STEM High School

    Lake Washington School District, WA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I am currently a senior at Tesla STEM High School and will have spent all four years here. I love this school for several reasons. The small class size makes you feel at home and forms a strong....

    Read 101 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 606,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 20 to 1,

  4. #2 Best Public High Schools in Washington.

    International Community School

    Lake Washington School District, WA,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says As a rising senior, I know that my education at ICS has shaped me into the person I am. From 6th grade to the present, ICS has continued to challenge and engage me with its rigorous coursework (all....

    Read 94 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 412,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

  5. #3 Best Public High Schools in Washington.

    Interlake Senior High School

    Bellevue School District, WA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says The IB program adds lots of competition to this school. There is a lot of competition for being the best. Students are very exhausted because of IB and AP classes, especially the AP and IB tests in....

    Read 404 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,654,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 19 to 1,

  6. #9 Best Private High Schools in Washington.

    The Northwest School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    SEATTLE, WA,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Our youngest child is in the 4th year at NWS. Our oldest child is in a different school (senior) and that school has a very high rank with this site. The ranking is only as relevant as your child...One distinction is their Humanities program. The curriculum integrates language arts, social studies, and geography in Middle School and history, English, philosophy, art history, and literature in...The teachers and administrators are passionate about building a whole child and cultivating a caring school culture. When a significant event happens in the real world, the teachers allow time for....

    Read 68 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 452,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  7. #7 Best Public High Schools in Washington.

    Raisbeck Aviation High School

    Highline School District, WA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Since Raisbeck Aviation High School is a lottery school, the community is diverse. It was fun getting to know people coming from different backgrounds who share similar passions as me. The school is....

    Read 162 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 410,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 22 to 1,

  8. #8 Best Public High Schools in Washington.

    North Creek High School

    Northshore School District, WA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says North Creek High School is an excellent school! My experience with North Creek High has been great with many events and awesome clubs. There are events like Homecoming, the Spring Fling, and our....

    Read 52 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,763,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 21 to 1,

  9. #9 Best Public High Schools in Washington.

    Redmond High School

    Lake Washington School District, WA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Redmond High School offers a great education and array of clubs and sports so a student can grow and thrive in this environment. Many of the teachers are extremely charismatic and talented at... While RHS's resources and campus are amazing, it can get pretty tough homework wise (especially junior year) so choose your courses well..

    Read 437 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,146,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 21 to 1,

  10. #11 Best Public High Schools in Washington.

    Eastlake High School

    Lake Washington School District, WA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Eastlake is a fantastic high school! I personally was never bullied, didn't feel socially pressured or unsafe, and had a wonderful education there. They have a plethora of clubs to join, school...Eastlake offers many AP classes which allow students get college credit in high school. Lastly, these school is fairly diverse in terms of personalities and types of people.However, there were few shortcomings of Eastlake. They didn't do a lot of preparation for college, as most of it was done for namesake didn't actually prepare us much. The school is overly focused...Overall, I loved my time at Eastlake, and would definitely recommend it for most people..

    Read 485 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,233,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 21 to 1,

  11. #13 Best Private High Schools in Washington.

    Northwest Yeshiva High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    MERCER ISLAND, WA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says NYHS has been a great choice for our son. We love the small class size, which enables each student to receive the full attention of every teacher.The teachers are excellent and the course offerings are challenging and adaptive to the interests of the students and faculty. In a small school, teachers are able to request and read multiple drafts....

    Read 19 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 53,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 2 to 1,

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