marvin-elementary-school-640x480-2The High School years can be so important to our teens education as some experts say the college application process really begins in the ninth grade with the student’s academic rigor and grades from that first year of high-school forward.  As top grades and academic classes become the benchmark for the college admission process, Parents are looking for the right school for their kids that will give them the best advantages for College preparation and acceptance.  As a Realtor, I often hear the question, What are Charlotte’s Top High Schools? 

According to Charlotte School Hub, Here is a list of the 10 star public High Schools in Charlotte and surrounds suburbs. Charlotte School Hub ranks the public schools awarding them 1-10 stars based on the following four criteria, End-of-grade test scores, End-of-course test scores, SAT scores (when applicable) and School growth data (measuring improvements in individual students’ academic performance over time.

School NameGradesStarsTownType
Ardrey Kell High School9-1210Charlotte NCPublic/Regular
Central Academy of Technology9-1210Monroe NCPublic/Regular
Community School of DavidsonK-1210Davidson NCCharter
Cuthbertson High School9-1210Waxhaw NCPublic/Regular
Lake Norman Charter School5-1210Huntersville NCCharter
Marvin Ridge High School9-1210Waxhaw NCPublic/Regular
Myers Park High School9-1210Charlotte NCPublic/Regular
Providence High School9-1210Charlotte NCPublic/Regular
Weddington High School9-1210Matthews NCPublic/Regular
William Amos Hough High School9-1210Cornelius NCPublic/Regular