The top 20 ranked public high schools in the Charlotte region for 2021, as ranked by Niche.com. Excellent schools are a major determinant of home values in the Charlotte area and demand for homes in certain neighborhoods. As in prior years, Charlotte, Union County, and York County had the lion’s share of top rated schools. (View the video below for the rankings from 1 to 20 and for each school’s grades.)
Ardrey Kell High School in Charlotte’s upscale Ballantyne area once AGAIN has been ranked the #1 BEST PUBLIC HIGH SCHOOL in the Charlotte metro area by Niche.com, receiving an A+ grade overall. Ardrey Kell has been ranked in the top 2% of public high schools nationwide and #9 best public high school in the State of North Carolina.