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2024 Niche Standout High Schools in the San Francisco Bay Area

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  1. #4 Niche Standout High Schools in San Francisco Bay Area.

    Galileo High School

    San Francisco Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

    525 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says I believe the academic courses at Galileo Academy of Science and Technology are great classes overall. All classes accurately cover the subject matter. The science classes, which I am most interested....

    Read 525 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,877,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 21 to 1,

    Free or Reduced Lunch: 61%,

  2. #5 Niche Standout High Schools in San Francisco Bay Area.

    George Washington High

    San Francisco Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Although I only transferred into George Washington as a Junior, George Washington has been a great school with over 100 course offerings, although the popular ones are almost always full so choosing....

    Read 430 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 2,068,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 23 to 1,

    Free or Reduced Lunch: 46%,

  3. #7 Niche Standout High Schools in San Francisco Bay Area.

    Balboa High School

    San Francisco Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I graduated from Balboa High School in June 2023. My overall experience academically, Balboa High School provides various courses to help students prepare for college and future careers. It offers....

    Read 263 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 1,262,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 20 to 1,

    Free or Reduced Lunch: 60%,

  4. #8 Niche Standout High Schools in San Francisco Bay Area.

    Abraham Lincoln High

    San Francisco Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says My overall experience at Lincoln High has been very good. My educators’ methods of teaching have been easy to comprehend, leaving me feeling prepared and ready to learn new material. One thing that I....

    Read 384 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 1,920,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 20 to 1,

    Free or Reduced Lunch: 48%,

  5. #9 Niche Standout High Schools in San Francisco Bay Area.

    KIPP San Jose Collegiate

    Public School,

    SAN JOSE, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says Though this school is in the part of San Jose that has the highest crime and poverty rates and is quite literally located on the parking lot of another school, Kipp San Jose Collegiate offers so much....

    Read 165 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 536,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

    Free or Reduced Lunch: 70%,

  6. #11 Niche Standout High Schools in San Francisco Bay Area.

    Phillip And Sala Burton Academic High School

    San Francisco Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says Going to Philip and Sala Burton High School for 3 years, I learned a lot. It’s such an amazing environment to be in, a lot of teachers would often be positive even on the worst days. Everyone here....

    Read 176 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 1,144,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 19 to 1,

    Free or Reduced Lunch: 59%,

  7. #13 Niche Standout High Schools in San Francisco Bay Area.

    Arroyo High School

    Blue checkmark.

    San Lorenzo Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

    336 Niche users give it an average review of 3.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says One of the best parts of my high school experience was the opportunity to explore a wide range of subjects and extracurricular activities. High school provided a platform for me to discover my....

    Read 336 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 1,690,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 25 to 1,

    Free or Reduced Lunch: 69%,

  8. #14 Niche Standout High Schools in San Francisco Bay Area.

    MIT Academy High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Public School,

    VALLEJO, CA,

    9-12,

    230 Niche users give it an average review of 3.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I think that it was nice to be at MIT Academy. The school is very small so it was easy to know and recognize the people at the school. I enjoyed attending this school because I felt that I was a part....

    Read 230 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 442,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 25 to 1,

    Free or Reduced Lunch: 53%,

  9. #16 Niche Standout High Schools in San Francisco Bay Area.

    Pinole Valley High School

    West Contra Costa Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

    346 Niche users give it an average review of 3.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says The Best part was the teachers, they were all great and engaging in my experience. The worst part is also the teachers, since there has been an influx of them coming in and then out of the school.....

    Read 346 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Students: 1,316,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 22 to 1,

    Free or Reduced Lunch: 45%,

  10. #20 Niche Standout High Schools in San Francisco Bay Area.

    Mt. Eden High School

    Hayward Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

    454 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Mt. Eden High is a solid school to go to if you're looking for adequate education on a variety of subjects. It's even better if you are looking for a school with many extracurricular activities you....

    Read 454 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Students: 1,941,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 21 to 1,

    Free or Reduced Lunch: 47%,

  11. #21 Niche Standout High Schools in San Francisco Bay Area.

    John Swett High School

    John Swett Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says My 4 year journey at John swett high school after being in the district since kindergarten was full of adventure and fun. Since I had gone there for so long, I basically knew everyone there so I had....

    Read 88 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 375,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

    Free or Reduced Lunch: 56%,

  12. #24 Niche Standout High Schools in San Francisco Bay Area.

    Pittsburg Senior High School

    Pittsburg Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says When I was enrolled into the school, my freshman year was a breeze. It being virtual could contribute to that, but even then there were signs that some teachers were not invested in their students.....

    Read 568 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Students: 3,637,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 23 to 1,

    Free or Reduced Lunch: 61%,

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