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  1. #27 Best Public High Schools in California.

    Riverside STEM Academy

    Riverside Unified School District, CA,

    5-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says My experience with Riverside STEM Academy has been very rigorous and inspiring so far. Attending since 5th grade, the teachers are very supportive, ensuring your success through very thorough....

    Read 50 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 656,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 27 to 1,

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  2. #140 Best Public High Schools in California.

    John F. Kennedy High School

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    Corona-Norco Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says JFK is a fantastic school! The experience and atmosphere there is like no other school. From the chill vibes to the college courses, JFK is a unique environment. The school has helped me learn time....

    Read 213 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 597,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 28 to 1,

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  3. #207 Best Private High Schools in California.

    Notre Dame High School

    Private School,

    RIVERSIDE, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Went to Notre Dame for my four years of High School and have nothing but fond memories. The people at Notre Dame are genuinely good people and all strive to be the versions of themselves. Being a....

    Read 168 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 410,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

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  4. #210 Best Private High Schools in California.

    Aquinas High School

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    Private School,

    SAN BERNARDINO, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Of course no school is perfect regarding its members, but Aquinas is decently populated with good people and it’s a small enough school for one to form a family at school. The people are easy to get....

    Read 132 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 564,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

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  5. #279 Best Public High Schools in California.

    Martin Luther King Junior High School

    Riverside Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says What I like about my school is the environment, education, and involvement opportunities. Students and teachers are very friendly, positive, and encouraging. Many education classes are offered for....

    Read 554 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 3,058,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 26 to 1,

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  6. #494 Best Public Elementary Schools in California.

    Lincoln Fundamental Elementary School

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    Corona-Norco Unified School District, CA,

    K-6,

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 830,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 27 to 1,

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  7. #258 Best Private High Schools in California.

    La Sierra Academy

    Private School,

    RIVERSIDE, CA,

    K-12,

    98 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says I've been going to LSA since Kindergarten and I love it but unfortunately, the past few years haven't been the best. Some of the teachers that were hired didn't turn out to be the best people and we....

    Read 98 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 550,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

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  8. #263 Best Private High Schools in California.

    Redlands Adventist Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    REDLANDS, CA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Redlands Adventist Academy is a wonderful small school in SoCal. It small size creates a few issues and many opportunities. The problem with RAA is that everyone knows everyone so drama is bound to....

    Read 61 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 441,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

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  9. #285 Best Private High Schools in California.

    Redlands Christian School

    Private School,

    REDLANDS, CA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Arrowhead Christian has been the best possible decision for my education and social life. The small-school atmosphere was exactly what I needed to get a more focused and planned high school....

    Read 81 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 1,022,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

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  10. #292 Best Private High Schools in California.

    Bethel Christian Schools

    Private School,

    RIVERSIDE, CA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says As a student at Bethel I enjoyed the family like atmosphere and environment that surrounds the school. However there are times when the entire student body along with the staff does become complacent....

    Read 9 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 263,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

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  11. #952 Best Public Elementary Schools in California.

    Benjamin Franklin Elementary School

    Riverside Unified School District, CA,

    K-6,

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 839,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 26 to 1,

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  12. #302 Best Private High Schools in California.

    Loma Linda Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    LOMA LINDA, CA,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Middle School Student says I personally have had an amazing time here. There are a few areas where I believe could use some work, examples may include: teachers being able to make more of an effort to connect with the students....

    Read 134 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 1,146,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

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  13. #304 Best Private High Schools in California.

    Woodcrest Christian School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    RIVERSIDE, CA,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Woodcrest Christian is by far once of the Best Private High Schools in Southern California. They do not just focus on Christ centered academics, but promote student involvement and intellect through....

    Read 159 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 921,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

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  14. Tomas Rivera Elementary School

    Riverside Unified School District, CA,

    K-6,

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 744,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 26 to 1,

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  15. #487 Best Public Middle Schools in California.

    Amelia Earhart Middle School

    Riverside Unified School District, CA,

    7-8,

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

    Featured Review: Middle School Student says I enjoyed Amelia Earhart Middle School greatly. They always did their best to recognize every student for whatever accomplishments they had. I received the Young Historian Award, 3.7-3.99 Higher....

    Read 4 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 948,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 26 to 1,

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  16. Lake Mathews Elementary School

    Riverside Unified School District, CA,

    K-6,

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 817,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 27 to 1,

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  17. #515 Best Public Middle Schools in California.

    Frank Augustus Miller Middle School

    Riverside Unified School District, CA,

    7-8,

    4 Niche users give it an average review of 4.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says My daughter loves everything about this school. The teachers are really invested in the students as a whole. The staff is top notch!.

    Read 4 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 1,035,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 25 to 1,

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  18. #562 Best Public Middle Schools in California.

    Norco Intermediate School

    Blue checkmark.

    Corona-Norco Unified School District, CA,

    7-8,

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

    Featured Review: Middle School Student says I love this school. I feel very secure there. There administration is very kind and sweet. For the most part the teachers are very warm welcoming and helpful. I love this place because most of the....

    Read 3 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 803,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 25 to 1,

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  19. John F. Kennedy Elementary School

    Riverside Unified School District, CA,

    K-6,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Academics are strong at this school..

    Read 4 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 997,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 26 to 1,

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  20. #602 Best Public Middle Schools in California.

    Corona Fundamental Intermediate School

    Blue checkmark.

    Corona-Norco Unified School District, CA,

    6-8,

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

    Featured Review: Middle School Student says I personally went to this school myself, and I actually enjoyed going there. The teachers are amazing, and the friends I made there were really cool. I am still friends with them to this day.....

    Read 3 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 773,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 26 to 1,

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  21. Lake Hills Elementary School

    Alvord Unified School District, CA,

    K-5,

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 721,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 24 to 1,

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  22. #572 Best Public High Schools in California.

    Polytechnic High School

    Riverside Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says There was a high diversity of teachers and students; variety of clubs; frequent communication via e-newsletters regarding weekly activities. Most teachers had a willingness to assure students were....

    Read 433 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 2,515,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 25 to 1,

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  23. Mark Twain Elementary School

    Riverside Unified School District, CA,

    K-6,

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 1,068,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 26 to 1,

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  24. #605 Best Public High Schools in California.

    Hillcrest High School

    Alvord Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Hillcrest gave students a lot of leeway for creativity. They helped you achieve your dreams and looked out for you and your goals. Teachers inspired students by asking them for their goals and also....

    Read 94 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 1,715,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 25 to 1,

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  25. Promenade Elementary School

    Alvord Unified School District, CA,

    K-5,

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 653,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 24 to 1,

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