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2023 High Schools with the Best Teachers in the Chicago Area

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  1. #2 Best Public High School Teachers in Chicago Area.

    New Trier Township High School

    Blue checkmark.

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

    10-12,

    569 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 569 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 3,040,

  2. #3 Best Public High School Teachers in Chicago Area.

    Payton College Preparatory High School

    Chicago Public Schools, IL,

    9-12,

    411 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 411 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,191,

  3. #5 Best Public High School Teachers in Chicago Area.

    Hinsdale Central High School

    Hinsdale Township High School District No. 86, IL,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says My experience prepared me well for college and provided a number of opportunities for academic competition. I especially enjoyed participating on the Math Team and Scholastic Bowl team. Competition...The teachers were of high caliber. They cared about our success and challenged us. Some of the toughest classes were also some of the most enjoyable because of the quality instruction.One area for improvement would be better integration with the program for the hearing-impaired. A few deaf students attended normal classes with the help of a sign-language interpreter, but it would....

    Read 379 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,613,

  4. #6 Best Public High School Teachers in Chicago Area.

    Glenbrook North High School

    Glenbrook High Schools District 225, IL,

    9-12,

    451 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 451 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,025,

  5. #8 Best Public High School Teachers in Chicago Area.

    Adlai E. Stevenson High School

    Adlai E. Stevenson High School District No. 125, IL,

    9-12,

    1235 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says My experience at SHS was pretty good this year as a freshman! Having this be my first year, I was pretty scared and a bit hesitant to continue the next 4 years at this huge school. But Stevenson is a....

    Read 1235 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 4,315,

  6. #9 Best Public High School Teachers in Chicago Area.

    Jones College Prep High School

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    Chicago Public Schools, IL,

    9-12,

    731 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 731 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,915,

  7. #10 Best Public High School Teachers in Chicago Area.

    John Hersey High School

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    Township High School District No. 214, IL,

    9-12,

    350 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 350 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,980,

  8. #11 Best Public High School Teachers in Chicago Area.

    Glenbrook South High School

    Glenbrook High Schools District 225, IL,

    9-12,

    537 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 537 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 3,139,

  9. #16 Best Public High School Teachers in Chicago Area.

    Lemont Township High School

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    Public School,

    LEMONT, IL,

    9-12,

    333 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 333 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,405,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

  10. #17 Best Public High School Teachers in Chicago Area.

    William Fremd High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Township High School District No. 211, IL,

    9-12,

    629 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 629 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,650,

  11. #19 Best Public High School Teachers in Chicago Area.

    Whitney M. Young Magnet High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Chicago Public Schools, IL,

    7-12,

    1158 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 1158 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,121,

  12. #20 Best Public High School Teachers in Chicago Area.

    Maine South High School

    Maine Township High School District No. 207, IL,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I am a senior at Maine South, and I like the school. The teachers are knowledgeable, and there are many courses of all levels to prepare students for their post-high school plans. In addition, our...The food options are pretty good, but it's primarily overpriced. Sometimes the teachers rush things in class, but I find that going in for office hours is super helpful, and I feel like every staff....

    Read 516 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,415,

  13. #22 Best Public High School Teachers in Chicago Area.

    Lane Tech College Prep High School

    Chicago Public Schools, IL,

    7-12,

    3172 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 3172 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 4,369,

  14. #24 Best Public High School Teachers in Chicago Area.

    Niles West High School

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

    9-12,

    511 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 511 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,562,

  15. #25 Best Public High School Teachers in Chicago Area.

    Maine East High School

    Maine Township High School District No. 207, IL,

    9-12,

    396 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 396 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,887,

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