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2023 Niche Standout High Schools in the Los Angeles Area

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  1. #1 Niche Standout High Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    California Academy of Mathematics & Science

    Blue checkmark.

    Long Beach Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says After sending our son for a year, we are happy to tell that the school is filled with wonderful people.CAMS students are kind, friendly, supporting each other across grades, and caring younger students very well. Parents are very nice and supportive, too.Most teachers have decent backgrounds/careers. It's easy to communicate with teachers and school staffs. Minimal donation/volunteer requests. The school is for students like Engineering, Computer Science, or Bio-technology. Required courses include manufacturing with CNC machines & industrial 3D printers, computer programming, CAD...Located on CSUDH campus, junior/senior students may take the college classes at reasonable cost.More than 50 clubs to choose from. 1/5 students join FRC or VEX Robotics teams. While sports teams are limited, good players compete at tournaments. Dancing teams actively perform at various school...A lot of fun and exciting opportunities at CAMS!.

    Read 480 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 669,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 27 to 1,

    Free or Reduced Lunch: 44%,

  2. #4 Niche Standout High Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    Downtown Magnets High School

    Los Angeles Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says My experience at Downtown Business Magnet High School has been very transformative. I learned a lot about myself and accomplished things I thought I never would have. There were many times where I....

    Read 367 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,043,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 21 to 1,

    Free or Reduced Lunch: 82%,

  3. #5 Niche Standout High Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    Los Angeles Center for Enriched Studies

    Los Angeles Unified School District, CA,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Freshman says Los Angeles Center for Enriched Studies is an extremely resourceful and student-friendly school. The system is set up to allow for the highest success rate for students. All A-G requirements for all....

    Read 441 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,635,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 25 to 1,

    Free or Reduced Lunch: 53%,

  4. #6 Niche Standout High Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    Granada Hills Charter

    Blue checkmark.

    Public School,

    GRANADA HILLS, CA,

    PK, K-12,

    1461 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says This is my third year at Granada and overall, I think it's a pretty great school! I think Granada does a good job at preparing students for college by providing lots of AP classes, and most teachers....

    Read 1461 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 5,462,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 26 to 1,

    Free or Reduced Lunch: 48%,

  5. #7 Niche Standout High Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    La Quinta High School

    Garden Grove Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says La Quinta will definitely prepare you for higher education. Students here have many opportunities to be well-rounded in math/STEM, humanities, literature, music, and art. However, the student body....

    Read 664 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 2,156,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 26 to 1,

    Free or Reduced Lunch: 68%,

  6. #8 Niche Standout High Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    Hawthorne Math & Science Academy

    Hawthorne School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says Hawthorne Math and Science Academy is small. My graduating school will be about 110 students and in total there are about 550 students in the whole school. This could be seen as a pro or con,....

    Read 229 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 577,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 24 to 1,

    Free or Reduced Lunch: 84%,

  7. #9 Niche Standout High Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    Mark Keppel High School

    Alhambra Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says From my point of view, Keppel is a great place to be academically, but it is also a great place for the performing arts! I have personally been in the Aztec Band, our orchestra, and even part of the....

    Read 683 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 2,236,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 27 to 1,

    Free or Reduced Lunch: 50%,

  8. #10 Niche Standout High Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    Bravo Medical Magnet High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Los Angeles Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says This high school, Bravo Medical Magnet, is a very academic-based school. All the classes you take are rigorous and very demanding. This school does not have many sports, but the sports that they do....

    Read 698 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,752,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 25 to 1,

    Free or Reduced Lunch: 87%,

  9. #11 Niche Standout High Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    San Gabriel High School

    Alhambra Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says To begin with, I am a highschool senior at San Gabriel High. I have atteneded San Gabriel my whole highschool career and I am about to graduate in a month or so. The Academics and teachers are....

    Read 667 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,944,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 25 to 1,

    Free or Reduced Lunch: 67%,

  10. #12 Niche Standout High Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    Glen A. Wilson High School

    Hacienda la Puente Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says I’m terms of education, Wilson is a great high school to attend. During quarantine, virtual school wasn’t so bad except for the part where we had to show our entire face on camera. I was still able...Besides the teachers, the students also make Wilson the great school that it is. I’ve made many friends through clubs and sports! The girls basketball team is like another family to me. Its like...I would say the only downside of Wilson or technically any public school is the food. At first it was pretty good, but after eating it every day, it gets bland..

    Read 463 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,454,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 25 to 1,

    Free or Reduced Lunch: 52%,

  11. #13 Niche Standout High Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    John F. Kennedy High School

    Anaheim Union High School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says During my time at John F Kennedy High School, I really enjoyed the social gatherings. Every week, there would be music playing on the stage at school where the ASB would host fun games. I also liked....

    Read 608 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 2,222,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 25 to 1,

    Free or Reduced Lunch: 62%,

  12. #15 Niche Standout High Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    Rosemead High School

    El Monte Union High School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says The teachers are professional and have an understanding of providing a great learning experience for the students. On campus activities were fun and exciting especially for participating students and....

    Read 510 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,787,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 22 to 1,

    Free or Reduced Lunch: 82%,

  13. #17 Niche Standout High Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    North Hollywood Senior High School

    Los Angeles Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says I was in the zoo magnet which was a very great experience! The community was definitely a contribution to that as compared to a regular high school, you share a campus with about 3,000 others but at....

    Read 675 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,639,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 23 to 1,

    Free or Reduced Lunch: 69%,

  14. #18 Niche Standout High Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    Garden Grove High School

    Garden Grove Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says I absolutely love Garden Grove High School. There are so many passionate and innovative teachers on campus pushing you to reach beyond your limits and helping you thrive. They offer a multitude of....

    Read 493 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 2,349,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 25 to 1,

    Free or Reduced Lunch: 69%,

  15. #20 Niche Standout High Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    Bolsa Grande High School

    Garden Grove Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says I have had a generally positive experience at Bolsa! The teachers are supportive and through distance learning we were offered help outside of class and many resources to guide us along the way. The...enrollment. Many clubs are active and inclusive. One area of improvement is college and career preparation. Little information is given to students about options and paths for the future, and it....

    Read 645 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 1,859,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 24 to 1,

    Free or Reduced Lunch: 77%,

  16. #21 Niche Standout High Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    Fairfax Senior High School

    Los Angeles Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says Fairfax High definitely has a LOT of diversity and that's one of the things that I love about this school. The academics are definitely not the best, compared to more funded high schools, but its is....

    Read 606 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 1,846,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 23 to 1,

    Free or Reduced Lunch: 78%,

  17. #23 Niche Standout High Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    John A. Rowland High School

    Rowland Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says As a senior at John A. Rowland High School, I must admit that my experience was great. Although the school generally has a negative reputation, I did not experience any negative aspects of the....

    Read 572 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 2,033,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 25 to 1,

    Free or Reduced Lunch: 59%,

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