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2023 Best College Prep Public High Schools in the Philadelphia Area

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  1. #2 Best College Prep Public High Schools in Philadelphia Area.

    The Charter School of Wilmington

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    Public School,

    WILMINGTON, DE,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says The Charter School of Wilmington in Wilmington, Delaware is the best high school in Delaware in preparation for college! It is THE high school that offers science, technology, engineering and math....

    Read 316 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Average SAT: 1350,

    Average ACT: 31,

  2. #3 Best College Prep Public High Schools in Philadelphia Area.

    Conestoga Senior High School

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    Tredyffrin-Easttown School District, PA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Freshman says This school is super competitive, offering AP's starting from 9th grade. The school got a new renovation lately, making it seem closer to a college. Teachers and staff are super nice and encouraging....

    Read 404 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Average SAT: 1340,

    Average ACT: 30,

  3. #5 Best College Prep Public High Schools in Philadelphia Area.

    Harriton Senior High School

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    Lower Merion School District, PA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I love Harriton High School. Most teachers are helpful, but the classes here are rigorous. The art displayed around the school is especially lovely because it showcases the talented young artists....

    Read 198 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Average SAT: 1310,

    Average ACT: 30,

  4. #6 Best College Prep Public High Schools in Philadelphia Area.

    Lower Merion High School

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    Lower Merion School District, PA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says Lower Merion is a great high school, and I am certainly going to miss it when I graduate. There are a lot of people here with a variety of interests, so you will be sure to find someone with similar....

    Read 256 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Average SAT: 1310,

    Average ACT: 30,

  5. #12 Best College Prep Public High Schools in Philadelphia Area.

    Central High School

    Philadelphia City School District, PA,

    9-12,

    1373 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Starting from freshman year, I was greatly amazed by the school spirit, culture, and the dedication from students, teachers and families. It is a school that one must be tested into so academics is....

    Read 1373 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Average SAT: 1250,

    Average ACT: 28,

  6. #13 Best College Prep Public High Schools in Philadelphia Area.

    Haddonfield Memorial High School

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    Haddonfield Public Schools, NJ,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Niche User says HMHS is very competitive when it comes to academics and teachers tend to favor those who are overachievers. Sports are extremely important to everyone and if you don't play one, you're automatically....

    Read 182 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Average SAT: 1290,

    Average ACT: 29,

  7. #14 Best College Prep Public High Schools in Philadelphia Area.

    Wissahickon Senior High School

    Wissahickon School District, PA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says My time at Wissahickon High School as changed my life forever. Not only did I meet so many people along the way, but I gained amazing relationships with the teachers and a wonderful education. The....

    Read 261 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Average SAT: 1270,

    Average ACT: 30,

  8. #15 Best College Prep Public High Schools in Philadelphia Area.

    Central Bucks High School - East

    Central Bucks School District, PA,

    10-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says Central Bucks High School East is overall an amazing school. There is a wide range of classes offered including many APs and diverse electives to choose from. A Lunch and Learn program was....

    Read 418 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Average SAT: 1280,

    Average ACT: 29,

  9. #16 Best College Prep Public High Schools in Philadelphia Area.

    Moorestown High School

    Moorestown Township Public School District, NJ,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Not until the end of high school did I understand how lucky I was to be surrounded by such incredible teachers and peers at Moorestown. As an Asian woman, one of the only issues I faced at....

    Read 219 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Average SAT: 1280,

    Average ACT: 29,

  10. #17 Best College Prep Public High Schools in Philadelphia Area.

    Newark Charter School

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    Public School,

    NEWARK, DE,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Newark Charter School is a great school. They have great academics as they have great teachers and great variety of courses to take. The school is also very diverse in both their student and teacher....

    Read 87 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Average SAT: 1260,

    Average ACT: 28,

  11. #20 Best College Prep Public High Schools in Philadelphia Area.

    Central Bucks High School - West

    Central Bucks School District, PA,

    10-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Wow! I have so many things I could say about CB West. CB West feels like my second home. I am always there. I was cheerleader all throughout high school so I was always staying after school for....

    Read 356 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Average SAT: 1250,

    Average ACT: 29,

  12. #21 Best College Prep Public High Schools in Philadelphia Area.

    Garnet Valley High School

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    Garnet Valley School District, PA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I recently transferred to Garnet Valley; however, I quickly adapted to the school with the help of the fantastic school staff and student body. I would recommend this school district to other....

    Read 343 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Average SAT: 1270,

    Average ACT: 28,

  13. #22 Best College Prep Public High Schools in Philadelphia Area.

    Bayard Rustin High School

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    West Chester Area School District, PA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Freshman says Rustin High School has been amazing! Due to the unprecedented conditions of 2020 and 2021, I haven't been able to have the true high school experience since I am only a Freshman. I hope next year....

    Read 317 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Average SAT: 1250,

    Average ACT: 29,

  14. #23 Best College Prep Public High Schools in Philadelphia Area.

    Upper Merion High School

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    Upper Merion Area School District, PA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Upper Merion Area High School is an outstanding High school with dedicated teachers, a wide, but in depth, array of courses, and a truly endless amount of opportunities where you can explore your....

    Read 335 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Average SAT: 1220,

    Average ACT: 27,

  15. #25 Best College Prep Public High Schools in Philadelphia Area.

    Methacton High School

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    Methacton School District, PA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I have been really impressed with the amount of effort some teachers put into teaching every morning. They don't have to, but they choose to. It takes a special kind of person to be a teacher and....

    Read 331 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Average SAT: 1270,

    Average ACT: 29,

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