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2023 Best Schools with Gifted and Talented Programs in the San Francisco Bay Area

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  1. #10 Best Public High Schools in San Francisco Bay Area.

    Amador Valley High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Pleasanton Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Overall, throughout my high school career at Amador Valley High School, I have had nothing but good experiences. The majority of my teachers I have absolutely adored, and always have my best interest....

    Read 537 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,744,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 24 to 1,

  2. #21 Best Public High Schools in San Francisco Bay Area.

    Mills High School

    San Mateo Union High School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Mills High School is very competitive academically with how high the standards are for students to achieve good grades along with engaging in diverse extracurriculars. Some classes have teachers that....

    Read 275 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,180,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 21 to 1,

  3. Living Wisdom School of Palo Alto

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    PALO ALTO, CA,

    K-12,

    21 Niche users give it an average review of 5 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says After two years of horrible public school experiences (bullying and lack of support from the school), we found Living Wisdom School. From the minute we met the staff we were convinced this was the....

    Read 21 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 82,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

  4. #31 Best Public High Schools in San Francisco Bay Area.

    Mission San Jose High School

    Fremont Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Freshman says Ever since covid has started, perhaps, the first thing on my mind was starting high school. And, now that I am in high school, I do have to mention that it is quite weird without being there in...Also, shoutout to all the leadership students, who keep us entertained and energetic throughout the day with fun concepts, events, and fundraisers!.

    Read 405 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,063,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 26 to 1,

  5. #34 Best Public High Schools in San Francisco Bay Area.

    Berkeley High School

    Berkeley Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says BHS is a microcosm of the politically involved Berkeley community. It is centered in Downtown Berkeley, where students are exposed to local movements, eateries, and government. The school provides....

    Read 530 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 3,257,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 19 to 1,

  6. #35 Best Public High Schools in San Francisco Bay Area.

    California High School

    San Ramon Valley Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Great diversity, academics, faculty, and campus. The Bay Area is very diverse and Cal High reflects this diversity. Clubs at California High School are high achieving and extremely well developed.....

    Read 620 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,942,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 24 to 1,

  7. #36 Best Public High Schools in San Francisco Bay Area.

    Alameda High School

    Alameda Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says An overall pretty good school - academics are quite rigorous, and depending on your course load can be very stressful. Most teachers are fine; some are very good, and a few are very bad. Most classes....

    Read 421 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,743,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 23 to 1,

  8. #37 Best Public High Schools in San Francisco Bay Area.

    Hillsdale High School

    San Mateo Union High School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says This school is a super spirited, positive, and welcoming community environment. The administration, staff, teachers, and students are supportive and work to build stronger connections & education!....

    Read 297 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,689,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 19 to 1,

  9. #43 Best Public High Schools in San Francisco Bay Area.

    Irvington High School

    Fremont Unified School District, CA,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says I graduated from Irvington in 2019, and after two years away from this high school I can see how much growing up in this district has affected me. Like anything in life, there are many pros and cons.The pros- The benchmark projects (CHANGE, WIP, QUEST) help. I was definitely one of the students that complained about the benchmark projects when I had to do them, but looking back they gave me really...- A strong culture of striving for success. Almost every student here strives to go to college and that is really influential in shaping students. Everyone is striving for something great in life. CONS- The competitive culture can lead to anxiety. Anxiety and depression are extremely normalized here, and it wasn't until I got to college that I realized it was not normal..

    Read 708 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,382,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 25 to 1,

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