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2024 Best Schools with Gifted and Talented Programs in the Los Angeles Area

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  1. #1 Best Public High Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    California Academy of Mathematics & Science

    Blue checkmark.

    Long Beach Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says As a junior attending the California Academy of Mathematics and Science (CAMS), I can confidently say that this school is truly exceptional. The emphasis on STEM education has been particularly....

    Read 500 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 667,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 27 to 1,

  2. #2 Best Public High Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    Troy High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Fullerton Joint Union High School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says The best part is the college readiness. The teachers really go the extra mile to make sure that you are ready, even if your grades may drop. Help is always there if you're looking for it. Counselors,....

    Read 977 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,614,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 23 to 1,

  3. Ambassador Christian School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    TORRANCE, CA,

    6-12,

    13 Niche users give it an average review of 4.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Other says Ambassador is an incredible school with some of the best teachers and staff! The school has a great reputation for being a loving community to families while maintaining its academic rigor. Some....

    Read 13 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 140,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

  4. #7 Best Public High Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    The Science Academy STEM Magnet

    Blue checkmark.

    Los Angeles Unified School District, CA,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says It is definitely not a school for everyone, but for the kids who want what it offers - lots of highly accelerated STEM, rigorous curriculum in every subject - and don’t miss having music or team...For a student to do well and enjoy his/her experience at The Science Academy STEM Magnet, they do have to *want* to be there and take school seriously though. The kids whose heart is not in it and...The teachers are excellent and there is lots of support available for those who need a little extra help. The principal and other admins are nurturing and communicative. PTA is active.Electives are great! Besides (major award-winning!) robotics, engineering and similar, theater and art are also offered, as well as a number of other eclectic options.My HG 6th grader loves this school and is finally in his element..

    Read 19 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 443,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 25 to 1,

  5. #8 Best Public High Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    Palos Verdes Peninsula High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Palos Verdes Peninsula Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Great environment for all students! Many different clubs, activities, sports, and classes in which students can pick of their own choice. Teachers are nice, of course there are some that are very....

    Read 673 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,340,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 24 to 1,

  6. #13 Best Public High Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    Oxford Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Anaheim Union High School District, CA,

    7-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Oxford Academy has allowed me to take courses with educators that will prepare me for college life, I do 100% believe the transition will be smooth. The different clubs here are easy ways to make...While the school does prepare you for college-level pressure and workload, it's almost as if part of the school culture is its competitive nature. Oxford Academy is a good school when you have social....

    Read 677 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,289,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 25 to 1,

  7. #14 Best Public High Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    Granada Hills Charter

    Blue checkmark.

    Public School,

    GRANADA HILLS, CA,

    PK, K-12,

    1538 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says Granada Hills Charter High School is truly a unique school. The resources they offer are far beyond my imagination. I never expected to find a program that fits me so well. The GBF (Global Business....

    Read 1538 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 5,675,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 26 to 1,

  8. #17 Best Public High Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    La Canada High School

    Blue checkmark.

    La Canada Unified School District, CA,

    7-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says The teachers are some of the best parts of the school, they care deeply for their students while also supplying them a good education opportunity to each and every student. The sanitation can be....

    Read 359 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,024,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 24 to 1,

  9. #26 Best Public High Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    Early College High School

    Newport-Mesa Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Early College High School is a small school with the student population totaling around 200. There are no sports and limited clubs. However, this school is all about you, and supporting your journey...However, this school is not intended for dedicated athletes who wish to pursue sports. The school does not have it's own team for anything, but does provide P.E., Dance, and the opportunity to have a...Ultimately, this is a fantastic school and I'm immensely grateful I attended here..

    Read 144 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 212,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 21 to 1,

  10. #27 Best Public High Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    San Marino High School

    Blue checkmark.

    San Marino Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says As someone who has been attending the school for 4 years, I can confidently say that I have only seen positive changes in the environment. The staff is lively and welcoming, parental involvement is....

    Read 282 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 869,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 19 to 1,

  11. #30 Best Public High Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    Downtown Magnets High School

    Los Angeles Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says The teachers are incredible, I've never had a bad experience with any teachers I've had, they all care about their jobs and the students. The faculty adores the students and looks out for them. It is....

    Read 382 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 903,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

  12. #31 Best Public High Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    Mira Costa High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Manhattan Beach Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says The worst part of the experience is there is kids who does drugs and doesn’t get caught. And definitely sometimes there’s white privileges being shown. Not against me but to my friends who are also....

    Read 605 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,448,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 25 to 1,

  13. #32 Best Public High Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    Oak Park High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Oak Park Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says I have loved going to Oak Park High School. The community is incredibly welcoming to a number of different people and supports all. The faculty is great but there is low diversity in the community. I....

    Read 376 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,427,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 23 to 1,

  14. #33 Best Public High Schools in Los Angeles Area.

    Crescenta Valley High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Glendale Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says I originally transferred from a different school in the district because I felt like there was a lack in academic support and student advocacy. Neither of which are particularly lacking at CV. There....

    Read 659 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,497,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 23 to 1,

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