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2023 High Schools with the Best Teachers in Cook County

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  1. #1 Best Public High School Teachers in Cook County.

    New Trier Township High School

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    New Trier Township High School District No. 203, IL,

    10-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says I never went to New Trier. I attended Loyola. And for the most part, we didn't like New Trier kids: rich, arrogant, brash. Fast forward 30 years and now I have a son who goes to New Trier. All the...This is a wonderful school. Yes it's big. Yes it lacks diversity. But that being said, its facilities and faculty are nothing less than excellent. You have tutors on standby for every subject. There...The athletics are on a different level. And I'm not talking about the competition. There is plenty of that. I am referring to the infrastructure: turf fields, training programs, physical trainers....

    Read 564 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 3,040,

  2. #2 Best Public High School Teachers in Cook County.

    Payton College Preparatory High School

    Chicago Public Schools, IL,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I've been here for all four years and I love this school! Truly, the best part of the school is the teachers. Of course, you'll have a few that aren't your favorite, but I've found teachers I really....

    Read 406 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,191,

  3. #4 Best Public High School Teachers in Cook County.

    Glenbrook North High School

    Glenbrook High Schools District 225, IL,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says In general, Glenbrook North High school offers one of the best education program and curriculum in Illinois! Our school provides many educational opportunities and challenges for each and every....

    Read 447 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,025,

  4. #6 Best Public High School Teachers in Cook County.

    Jones College Prep High School

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    Chicago Public Schools, IL,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Coming from the far south side of Chicago, attending Jones College Prep was a unique experience for me. I met people of various backgrounds, which opened my mind to different perspectives. To get to....

    Read 720 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,915,

  5. #7 Best Public High School Teachers in Cook County.

    John Hersey High School

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    Township High School District No. 214, IL,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says I’m a junior at Hersey High School and my experience so far has been great. The faculty is intelligent and professional in what they do, the athletics are some of the best in the district, and there....

    Read 345 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,980,

  6. #8 Best Public High School Teachers in Cook County.

    Glenbrook South High School

    Glenbrook High Schools District 225, IL,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Great School! A lot of resources available to students to guarantee success, but it all depends on the student's intent. Advising could definitely be better in terms of a more thorough pipeline....

    Read 530 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 3,139,

  7. #10 Best Public High School Teachers in Cook County.

    Lemont Township High School

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    Public School,

    LEMONT, IL,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says My time at Lemont High School is one that could never be forgotten! The teachers and staff are always there to help students get ahead during their time there. The different tools offered such as;....

    Read 330 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,405,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

  8. #11 Best Public High School Teachers in Cook County.

    William Fremd High School

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    Township High School District No. 211, IL,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I love Fremd high school, it is like a second home to me. This school does so much for its students, both in academics and extracurriculars. The course options are incredible with unique classes like....

    Read 625 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,650,

  9. #13 Best Public High School Teachers in Cook County.

    Whitney M. Young Magnet High School

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    Chicago Public Schools, IL,

    7-12,

    1146 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Whitney Young is a great school with great academics and athletics. There are hundreds of clubs to choose from. The school prepares kids for academic success and college readiness. The teachers are....

    Read 1146 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,121,

  10. #15 Best Public High School Teachers in Cook County.

    Lane Tech College Prep High School

    Chicago Public Schools, IL,

    7-12,

    3155 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Lane Tech is an amazing school where the students are diverse and the resources are numerous. Students have access to well-qualified teachers and aid. Lane Tech excels in all areas: the sports teams....

    Read 3155 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 4,369,

  11. #17 Best Public High School Teachers in Cook County.

    Niles West High School

    Niles Township Community High School District No. 219, IL,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I love the community Niles West has! I have been involved in academics and extracurricular activities throughout my four years at Niles West. I am a National Honor Society member, a Literacy Center....

    Read 508 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,562,

  12. #18 Best Public High School Teachers in Cook County.

    Maine East High School

    Maine Township High School District No. 207, IL,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says I absolutely loved attending and graduating from Maine East! I was the graduating class of 2020 so we did not have an in person graduation but we were offered some fun alternatives which were very....

    Read 393 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,887,

  13. #19 Best Public High School Teachers in Cook County.

    Lyons Township High School

    Public School,

    LA GRANGE, IL,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says I transferred to LT during my sophomore year and I wasn't expecting to join such a wonderful community. My teachers were very caring and helpful in accommodating me during this transition. LT has....

    Read 745 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 4,037,

  14. #20 Best Public High School Teachers in Cook County.

    Rolling Meadows High School

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    Township High School District No. 214, IL,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says TEACHERS: mix of passionate and Fun teachers and them there are a couple of teachers that "Try" to seem like they care about their job and then the rest just hates everyone. STUDENT SERVICES: Their are also really great programs this schools offers and student services can be really helpful.COUNSELORS: Many great and caring counselors in this school that are willing to go far to help students in need.FOOD: 80% of the food in this school is disgusting and alternative options are very over priced!STUDENTS: Most student in all 4 years are comparable to other stereotypical highschools. Pretty diverse, Smart kids, idiots, and both laid-back and active.CLASSES: Students like many other schools have a set requirements of courses in order to graduate at the end of senior year. This school also has many variety of elective classes and many college...OVERALL SCORE: 9/10.

    Read 457 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,055,

  15. #22 Best Public High School Teachers in Cook County.

    Hoffman Estates High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Township High School District No. 211, IL,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I am currently a sophomore at HEHS, and like any school, there are ups and downs. There is always a chance for students to be involved with the various sports/clubs, and the diversity is great.....

    Read 447 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,999,

  16. #23 Best Public High School Teachers in Cook County.

    Schaumburg High School

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    Township High School District No. 211, IL,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says So far, great! I’ve had awesome experiences so far with the teachers! Wonderful educators who are willing to go the extra mile to help you out, but of course you are the one to take initiative....These are my two cents. MY EXPERIENCE SO FAR. So I can only speak for myself..

    Read 501 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,259,

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