Skip to Main Content

2024 Best College Prep Public High Schools in the Boston Area

1-25 of 216 results

  1. #1 Best College Prep Public High Schools in Boston Area.

    Boston Latin School

    Boston Public Schools, MA,

    7-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Best part is that the school is solidly focused on academics, and inter disciplinary learning. Kids are also empowered / encouraged (forced) to get out of their comfort zone and advocate for...Worst part is that the parents don't have as much say in influencing school policies as we think, even though there are multiple parent organizations. Also the in school and after school activities...Net net = great school and great way to prepare your child for college..

    Read 568 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Average SAT: 1370,

    Average ACT: 31,

  2. #4 Best College Prep Public High Schools in Boston Area.

    Sharon High School

    Sharon Public Schools, MA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Sharon High School started off in an asbestos infested building with 1.5 floors. At the time, we didn't realize how glum, crowded, and harmful the environment was for the students and our learning....

    Read 163 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Average SAT: 1370,

    Average ACT: 31,

  3. #6 Best College Prep Public High Schools in Boston Area.

    Belmont High School

    Belmont Public Schools, MA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Overall my experience at Belmont High school has been positive. Most if not all of my teachers have been excellent and I haven’t had any major problems with any of them. There are a lot of....

    Read 238 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Average SAT: 1360,

    Average ACT: 31,

  4. #7 Best College Prep Public High Schools in Boston Area.

    Brookline High School

    Public Schools of Brookline, MA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Overall, its a positive experience. Most people I have met are really nice and welcoming, there are some really great teachers who love their job, and make sure that every student does well in their....

    Read 365 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Average SAT: 1370,

    Average ACT: 31,

  5. #14 Best College Prep Public High Schools in Boston Area.

    Westford Academy

    Westford Public Schools, MA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Westford Academy has been wonderful in preparing me for college and providing the resources I need to succeed. The school is very college-prep focused, sometimes to its detriment, as it fosters a....

    Read 317 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Average SAT: 1330,

    Average ACT: 31,

  6. #16 Best College Prep Public High Schools in Boston Area.

    Advanced Math & Science Academy Charter School

    Blue checkmark.

    Public School,

    MARLBOROUGH, MA,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I am a senior here at AMSA, and I can tell you that the school is very good. There are mainly good, but also bad parts too. First of all, the academics are very strong, as a STEM major myself I can...As captain of the soccer team and part of the tennis team, and also working closely with the athletic director, the athletic scene is very well run and a very fun experience for all students and even...One of the few issues I've had was the bad food and extremely long traffic before school. Other than that, there is nothing negative about the school.Overall, very strong school spirit, academics, and sports, which makes it easy to see why it is ranked as a top school in Massachusetts..

    Read 273 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Average SAT: 1360,

    Average ACT: 31,

  7. #20 Best College Prep Public High Schools in Boston Area.

    Pioneer Charter School of Science II (Pcss-II)

    Blue checkmark.

    Public School,

    SAUGUS, MA,

    7-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says My son likes the small size of the school: He says he feels like he knows everyone. The teachers and counsellors are friendly and willing to talk with parents about what works with their students. I....

    Read 38 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Average SAT: 1310,

    Average ACT: 29,

Not sure what schools you are zoned for?Find out by exploring our school boundary maps. Look up public schools and districts by address or ZIP code.

Showing results 1 through 25 of 216