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2022 Best schools in Durham

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  1. #2 Best Private High Schools in North Carolina.

    Durham Academy

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    Private School,

    DURHAM, NC,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says We are blown away by the quality of teachers at DA. Our kids have experience middle and upper school at DA and they are always sharing what they are learning about with great enthusiasm. Even in....

    Read 101 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,237,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  2. #3 Best Public High Schools in North Carolina.

    Raleigh Charter High School

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    Public School,

    RALEIGH, NC,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says My years at Raleigh Charter have allowed me to grow as an individual and as a intellectual. Although Raleigh Charter’s academic rigor is challenging, it enables the student to have a well-rounded...The only thing I would change about Raleigh Charter is the diversity. If there were more minorities whether teachers are students, there would be more perspectives to take from. Nonetheless, the....

    Read 198 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 569,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

  3. #4 Best Private High Schools in North Carolina.

    Ravenscroft School

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    Private School,

    RALEIGH, NC,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says We originally considered making the change from public to private school for our girls because we knew would eventually have 3 kids in 3 schools on 3 schedules (year round & traditional). We thought....

    Read 124 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,232,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  4. #5 Best Public High Schools in North Carolina.

    Panther Creek High School

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    Wake County Schools, NC,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Panther Creek is a very diverse high school with a friendly environment.I met some of the kindest and most involved teachers here. On the other hand, there are some uninterested, hot tempered...Something that I cannot dismiss is the variety of clubs and sports that Panther Creek has to offer. There is a club for almost anything at this school. From Chinese Yo-Yo club to the Muslim Student...Overall Panther Creek is a good High school to attend!.

    Read 535 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,470,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 21 to 1,

  5. #19 Best Private High Schools in North Carolina.

    Saint Mary's School

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    Private School,

    RALEIGH, NC,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says As my daughters prepare to graduate this May, I can't say enough about Saint Mary's School. SMS has been an exceptional experience for my two girls (twins). The level of engagement, community,....

    Read 31 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 309,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  6. #22 Best Private High Schools in North Carolina.

    Cary Christian School

    Private School,

    CARY, NC,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says We have been with CCS since our oldest started Kindergarten and she is now in 3rd grade. We are so thankful for this school. Our own private school experience growing up wasn't great but CCS blows....

    Read 75 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 785,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

  7. #11 Best Public Elementary Schools in North Carolina.

    Exploris Middle School

    Public School,

    RALEIGH, NC,

    K-8,

    2 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says We have had a fantastic experience at Exploris. We had two kids start when they expanded to elementary in 2014 and my youngest was lucky enough to start there in K. My oldest has since moved on to...The curriculum is project or theme based, so that content is linked to real life, particularly in the middle school. My kids have done great academically, but we've really enjoyed the "whole child"...If you're looking for a ton of sports, Exploris is not for you, but my kids have enjoyed club offerings and enrichment classes through Explorations..

    Read 2 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 453,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

  8. #27 Best Private High Schools in North Carolina.

    Cardinal Gibbons High School

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    Private School,

    RALEIGH, NC,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says Gibbons Students live at Gibbons. That doesn't mean that we eat and sleep on campus, although some have tried; it means that this school is where we feel at home. I never get to school after 7:30 am....

    Read 224 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,464,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

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