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2023 Niche Standout High Schools in Illinois

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  1. #1 Niche Standout High Schools in Illinois.

    Lincoln Park High School

    Chicago Public Schools, IL,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Arts are everywhere at Lincoln Park High School; We Lions take pride in our programming, whether it be in music, art, drama, writing, inventing, or creating, all who take interest are welcome. There....

    Read 628 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 2,149,

    Free or Reduced Lunch: 48%,

  2. #3 Niche Standout High Schools in Illinois.

    DeVry University Advantage Academy High School

    Chicago Public Schools, IL,

    11-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says What I like about DeVry University Advantage Academy is that it is a small school and establishing relationships is very easy. This school is very diverse as there are many races, ethnicities, and....

    Read 225 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 158,

    Free or Reduced Lunch: 66%,

  3. #7 Niche Standout High Schools in Illinois.

    Hoffman Estates High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Township High School District No. 211, IL,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I am currently a sophomore at HEHS, and like any school, there are ups and downs. There is always a chance for students to be involved with the various sports/clubs, and the diversity is great.....

    Read 453 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,999,

    Free or Reduced Lunch: 48%,

  4. #8 Niche Standout High Schools in Illinois.

    UIC College Prep

    Blue checkmark.

    Chicago Public Schools, IL,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says The UIC College Prep (UICCP) experience will remain pleasant and unforgettable. However, movie high school expectations were quite different. The dream of wearing various clothes caved to tight...Engagement in activities and clubs created channels to unique experiences I would not have gotten elsewhere. The teachers genuinely care about the students' future. They prepared students for life,...Thanks to our college counselors for preparing and supporting each senior through the college application process. Indeed, UICCP lives to its mission by instilling discipline, building unique....

    Read 59 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 1,003,

    Free or Reduced Lunch: 85%,

  5. #9 Niche Standout High Schools in Illinois.

    Brooks College Prep Academy High School

    Chicago Public Schools, IL,

    7-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I truly cherish my experiences at Brooks. Some things that I admire about this institution are the boundless amounts of opportunities given to each student, the “second home” like feeling, and the...Brooks has too many programs for any one person to name. There are tens of AP classes, hundreds of chances to connect with colleges, lots of scholarship opportunities, many, many academic endeavors...These things put together create the “second home” feeling. You really never want to leave Brooks! After a long day of thought provoking school work, you’ll still want to go to a club and catch a...Through the infinite lists of opportunities provided by my school, there’s no doubt that you can find WHO you are. Whether that is an entrepreneur, a musician, a fencing champion, or a track star.....

    Read 444 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 947,

    Free or Reduced Lunch: 70%,

  6. #11 Niche Standout High Schools in Illinois.

    The Noble Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Chicago Public Schools, IL,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says I'm a proud mom to a The Noble Academy graduate from three years ago who now attends Northwestern University and another happy boy, currently a soon-to-graduate senior student. The TNA teachers/administrators are dedicated and laser-focused on making sure the children are taking advantage of available sources to get them to great colleges. I've been comparing TNA with other parents I know well. Parents whose kids were and are currently at top public and private Chicago schools. They have complained about not getting the support their...I still have one more child heading to High School, and there are no qualms on where she will be going..

    Read 31 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 527,

    Free or Reduced Lunch: 85%,

  7. #16 Niche Standout High Schools in Illinois.

    Amundsen High School

    Chicago Public Schools, IL,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Amundsen is a cut above the rest. The vast amount of classes you can take as well as their intricate devotion to clubs make it a good experience for anyone trying to find their friend group. The....

    Read 278 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Students: 1,489,

    Free or Reduced Lunch: 69%,

  8. #18 Niche Standout High Schools in Illinois.

    Mather High School

    Chicago Public Schools, IL,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says I am currently enrolled in Mather High school as a Junior. Therefore, speaking from the experience. I consider Mather HS to be very diverse, and rich in culture. There are over 50 languages spoken in....

    Read 328 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B,

    Students: 1,805,

    Free or Reduced Lunch: 86%,

  9. #20 Niche Standout High Schools in Illinois.

    Muchin College Prep

    Blue checkmark.

    Chicago Public Schools, IL,

    9-12,

    57 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says My experience at MCP has been very good and it went by so fast. A lot of people think that Noble charter schools are strict but speaking from experience, theyŕe no different than any other high....

    Read 57 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 979,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 20 to 1,

    Free or Reduced Lunch: 84%,

  10. Taft High School

    Chicago Public Schools, IL,

    7-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says People have a lot to say about Taft, mostly negative things, but I think it just depends on what classes you take and what programs you're enrolled in. From what I have simply observed, the students....

    Read 622 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 4,162,

    Free or Reduced Lunch: 52%,

  11. A.B. Shepard High School (Campus)

    Community High School District No. 218, IL,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Alan B. Shepard High School has provided me with so many opportunities as a student, and has helped me grow as a person so much. Shepard High School is a great high school to attend for academics.....

    Read 381 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A minus,

    Students: 1,886,

    Free or Reduced Lunch: 58%,

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