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2024 Niche Standout High Schools in the Chicago Area

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  1. #2 Niche Standout High Schools in Chicago Area.

    Lindblom Math & Science Academy High School

    Chicago Public Schools, IL,

    7-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says The best part apart going to Lindblom Math and Science Academy is the environment that the teachers and students provide. The teachers are very helpful and want to see the best version of yourself,....

    Read 488 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,335,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

    Free or Reduced Lunch: 62%,

  2. #4 Niche Standout High Schools in Chicago Area.

    Hoffman Estates High School

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    Township High School District No. 211, IL,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says My experience in Hoffman Estates has been transformative and very positive. Central to this sentiment are the coaches who have not only instilled in me a profound love for track but also honed my....

    Read 473 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,013,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

    Free or Reduced Lunch: 48%,

  3. #7 Niche Standout High Schools in Chicago Area.

    Brooks College Prep Academy High School

    Chicago Public Schools, IL,

    7-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I've been attending Brooks for 6 years now (I'm graduating soon), and it's been an amazing experience! I've had some wonderful classes, made tons of friends, and have been able to really expand and....

    Read 463 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 947,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

    Free or Reduced Lunch: 70%,

  4. #9 Niche Standout High Schools in Chicago Area.

    DeVry University Advantage Academy High School

    Chicago Public Schools, IL,

    11-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says My journey at DeVry University Advantage Academy High School (DUAA) has been transformative. The community's diversity has enriched my learning experience, exposing me to different perspectives. The...DUAA empowers us by treating us as young adults, fostering an environment for personal growth. The freedom we're granted teaches accountability and maturity. However, the challenge lies in DUAA's...At DUAA, we're more than students - we're future leaders. The school's influence sets a benchmark for all other educational experiences. It has shaped my expectations, sharpening them to a point....

    Read 230 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 162,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

    Free or Reduced Lunch: 66%,

  5. #12 Niche Standout High Schools in Chicago Area.

    Palatine High School

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    Township High School District No. 211, IL,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Palatine High School is a decent school with good teachers. The school does a good job with the variety of clubs and allows students many different opportunities to get involved. the teachers offer....

    Read 621 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 2,680,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

    Free or Reduced Lunch: 56%,

  6. #14 Niche Standout High Schools in Chicago Area.

    Hancock College Preparatory High School

    Chicago Public Schools, IL,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says The high school experience is a transformative period that encompasses various aspects of personal and academic growth. One of the best parts of this journey is the educational opportunities it....

    Read 233 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 1,010,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

    Free or Reduced Lunch: 80%,

  7. The Noble Academy

    Chicago Public Schools, IL,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says The Noble Academy is an experience I will never turn my back on with its diversity and inclusivity no ongoing Noble legacy. The message our school strives to encourage is ‘No Fear No Shame’ to....

    Read 39 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Students: 568,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 19 to 1,

    Free or Reduced Lunch: 85%,

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