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2024 Best Schools in Piedmont

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  1. #7 Best Private High Schools in California.

    The College Preparatory School

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    Private School,

    OAKLAND, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says My son is finishing his sophomore year and loves College Prep. He came from a large international school and enjoys the small classrooms, rigorous academics, kind community, and inclusive sports and....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 370,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  2. #9 Best Private High Schools in California.

    Head-Royce School

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    Private School,

    OAKLAND, CA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Head-Royce is an excellent school for our son in the Lower School. We were accepted to all the top Bay Area private K-12 schools & HRS was our first choice for Kindergarten. It’s amazing how well all....

    Read 83 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 900,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  3. #47 Best Private High Schools in California.

    Bentley School

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    Private School,

    LAFAYETTE, CA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Works Here says I am in my 8th year at Bentley School. Across a 39-year career in education, I have worked in six different day schools; Bentley is far and away the happiest and most balanced of the bunch. The...Bentley pivoted smoothly to remote learning during the pandemic, far better than many area schools. That flexibility has continued to show itself in the return to the in-person experience. In...What pleases me most about Bentley is the lack of a cut-throat competitive culture: students support one another and genuinely celebrate each other's successes. It is a great place to work..

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 680,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  4. #105 Best Private High Schools in California.

    Bishop O'Dowd High School

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    Private School,

    OAKLAND, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says I like O'Dowd way more than I thought that I would. Not coming from a catholic background, my parents and I were concerned about how comfortable I would fee in a catholic/religious background. O'Dowd....

    Read 218 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,259,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

  5. #62 Best Public High Schools in California.

    Piedmont High School

    Piedmont City Unified, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Certainly one of the best public schools in the Bay Area. Very involved families and community with a significant fundraising arm that appears to help make up the significant shortfall from the...Issues are with keeping and finding good/great faculty. Overall my kids are happy here and I think they are getting a pretty great education and are going to be fairly prepared for college..

    Read 96 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 814,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

  6. #153 Best Private High Schools in California.

    Holy Names High School

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    Private School,

    OAKLAND, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says I really liked the diverse student population, the supportive nature of the students and faculty, and the small classroom environment. Holy Names offers a stellar experience for women in the Bay Area...I would say that my only criticism of the school is that the administration should try to build a connection with a local all-boys school. Girls here don't have a lot of social connections outside of....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 121,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  7. #246 Best Private High Schools in California.

    Contra Costa Christian Schools

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    Private School,

    WALNUT CREEK, CA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says I moved my kids here from the nearby Lafayette school district, and this school has exceeded my expectations.Its a smaller school where everybody is very friendly and it feels like a family here. The lunch is so much better than the pathetic food from public school, as kids get to pick and choose from a...Academic wise its challenging enough to keep my daughter engaged in the classroom, given that her state exam result is a few years above grade level in public school. Most importantly she made...The school also has a well diversified student population. Kids are very well disciplined here, which is very important for an excellent studying and growing environment. I met many parents who are....

    Read 75 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 375,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

  8. #635 Best Public High Schools in California.

    East Bay Innovation Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Public School,

    OAKLAND, CA,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says One of my favorite memories from junior year at my school was definitely prom. This was the first school-orchestrated event that almost all of my friends were able to attend; even Lebaron was able to....

    Read 16 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 563,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

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