Best Schools: How Hillsborough County Ranked On 2022 Niche List

Hillsborough County public, magnet and charter elementary schools:

  • Grade A- — McKitrick Elementary School (ranked No. 98 in Florida)
  • Grade A- — Pride Elementary School (ranked No. 106)
  • Grade A- — Bevis Elementary School (ranked No. 110)
  • Grade A- — MacFarlane Park Magnet School (ranked No. 113)
  • Grade A- — Chiles Elementary School (ranked No. 114)
  • Grade A- — Hillsborough Virtual School (ranked No. 122)
  • Grade A- — Roland Park Magnet School (ranked No. 134)
  • Grade A- — Lutz Preparatory School (K-8) (ranked No. 140)
  • Grade A- — Gorrie Elementary School (ranked No. 154)
  • Grade A- — Bryant Elementary School (ranked No. 162)
  • Grade A- — Schwarzkopf Elementary School (ranked No. 166)
  • Grade A- — Westchase Elementary School (ranked No. 175)
  • Grade A- — Clark Elementary School (ranked No. 201)
  • Grade A- — Roosevelt Elementary School (ranked No. 211)
  • Grade A- — Grady Elementary School (ranked No. 218)
  • Grade A- — Deer Park Elementary School (ranked No. 221)
  • Grade A- — Stowers Elementary School (ranked No. 222)
  • Grade A- — Mitchell Elementary School (ranked No. 259)
  • Grade A- — Hammond Elementary School (ranked No. 260)
  • Grade A- — Valrico Lake Advantage Academy (ranked No. 279)
  • Grade A- — Northwest Elementary School (ranked No. 296)
  • Grade A- — FishHawk Creek Elementary School (ranked No. 300)
  • Grade A- — Winthrop Charter Schook (K-8) (ranked No. 304)
  • Grade A- — Alafia Elementary School (ranked No. 313)
  • Grade A- — Tampa Palms Elementary School (ranked No. 324)
  • Grade A- — Sam Rampello Downtown Partnership School (K-8) (ranked No. 342)
  • Grade A- — Mabry Elementary School (ranked No. 349)
  • Grade A- — Hunter's Green Elementary School (ranked No. 386)
  • Grade A- — Lithia Springs Elementary School (ranked No. 393)
  • Grade A- — Ballast Point Elementary School (ranked No. 411)
  • Grade B+ — Sunlake Academy of Math & Science (K-8) (ranked No. 426)
  • Grade B+ — Horizon Charter School of Tampa (K-8) ranked No. 427)
  • Grade B+ — Lincoln Elementary Magnet School (ranked No. 541)
  • Grade B+ — Apollo Beach Elementary School (ranked No. 544)
  • Grade B+ — Boyette Springs Elementary School (ranked No. 577)
  • Grade B+ — Limona Elementary School (ranked No. 608)
  • Grade B+ — Cimino Elementary School (ranked No. 622)
  • Grade B+ — Learning Gate Community School (K-8) (ranked No. 629)
  • Grade B+ — Tinker K-8 School (ranked No. 650)
  • Grade B+ — Valrico Elementary School (ranked No. 666)
  • Grade B+ — Anderson Elementary School (ranked No. 698)
  • Grade B+ — Carrollwood Elementary School (ranked No. 700)
  • Grade B+ — Citrus Park Elementary School (ranked No. 701)
  • Grade B+ — Lowry Elementary School (ranked No. 721)
  • Grade B+ — Trinity School for Children (K-8) (ranked No. 726)
  • Grade B+ — Plato Academy Tampa Charter School (K-8) (no ranking)
  • Grade B — Hillsborough Academy of Math & Science (K-8) (ranked No. 747)
  • Grade B — Heritage Elementary School (ranked No. 761)
  • Grade B — Walden Lake Elementary School (ranked No. 769)
  • Grade B — Brooker Elementary School (ranked No. 775)
  • Grade B — Claywell Elementary School (ranked No. 778)
  • Grade B — Waterset Elementary School (ranked No. 782)
  • Grade B — Cannella Elementary School (ranked No. 807)
  • Grade B — Maniscalco Elementary School (PK, K-8) (ranked No. 824)
  • Grade B —Nelson Elementary School (ranked No. 828)
  • Grade B — Lutz Elementary School (ranked No. 835)
  • Grade B — Essrig Elementary School (ranked No. 858)
  • Grade B — Muller Elementary Magnet School (ranked No. 865)
  • Grade B — Buckhorn Elementary School (ranked No. 880)
  • Grade B — Channelside Academy of Math & Science (K-8) (ranked No. 885)
  • Grade B — Turner/Bartels K-8 (ranked No. 894)
  • Grade B — Kid's Community College Riverview South (K-8) (ranked No. 924)
  • Grade B — Chiaramonte Elementary School (ranked No. 951)
  • Grade B — Alexander Elementary School (ranked No. 954)
  • Grade B — Lake Magdalene Elementary School (ranked No. 973)
  • Grade B — Collins Elementary School (ranked No. 997)
  • The following schools are not ranked:
  • Grade B — Riverhills Elementary Magnet School
  • Grade B — Mintz Elementary School
  • Grade B — Southshore Charter School (K-8)
  • Grade B — Sessums Elementary School
  • Grade B — Florida Connections Academy (K-12)
  • Grade B — Literacy Leadership Technology Academy (K-8)
  • Grade B- — Westshore Elementary School
  • Grade B- — Colson Elementary School
  • Grade B- — Dickenson Elementary School
  • Grade B- — Doby Elementary School
  • Grade B- — Cork Elementary School
  • Grade B- — Creekside Charter Academy (K-8)
  • Grade B- — Frost Elementary School
  • Grade B- — Independence Academy (K-8)
  • Grade B- — Knights Elementary School
  • Grade B- — Springhead Elementary School
  • Grade B- — Pepin Academy (3-12)
  • Grade B- — Symmes Elementary School
  • Grade B- — Kid's Community College Charter School Southeast Hillsborough
  • Grade B- — Egypt Lake Elementary School
  • Grade B- — Waters Career Center (PK, K-12)
  • Grade B- — Lomac Magnet Elementary School
  • Grade B- — Bing Elementary School
  • Grade B- — Lanier Elementary School
  • Grade B- — West Tampa Elementary School
  • Grade B- — Kingswood Elementary School
  • Grade B- — Avant Garde Academy Westchase (K-8)
  • Grade B- — Lopez Elementary School
  • Grade B- — RCMA Wimauma Academy
  • Grade B- — Summerfield Crossings Elementary School
  • Grade B- — Oak Grove Elementary School
  • Grade B- — Shore Elementary Magnet School
  • Grade B- — Summerfield Elementary School
  • Grade B- — Riverview Elementary School
  • Grade B- — Warren Hope Dawson Elementary
  • Grade B- — Henderson Hammock Charter School (K-8)
  • Grade B- — BridgePrep Academy of Tampa (K-8)
  • Grade B- — Cypress Creek Elementary School
  • Grade B- — Bellamy Elementary School
  • Grade B- — Lewis Elementary School
  • Grade B- — East Tampa Academy
  • Grade B- — Excelsior Prep Charter School (K-8)
  • Grade C+ — Mendenhall Elementary School
  • Grade C+ — Pinecrest Elementary School
  • Grade C+ — Town & Country Elementary School
  • Grade C+ — Seminole Elementary School
  • Grade C+ — Patricia Sullivan Metropolitan Ministries Partnership School
  • Grade C+ — Trapnell Elementary School
  • Grade C+ — Walton Academy
  • Grade C+ — Schmidt Elementary School
  • Grade C+ — Advantage Academy of Hillsborough (PK, K-8)
  • Grade C+ — Dunbar Elementary Magnet School
  • Grade C+ — New Springs School (K-8)
  • Grade C+ — Robinson Elementary School
  • Grade C+ — Simmons Career Center (PK, K-12)
  • Grade C+ — Crestwood Elementary School
  • Grade C+ — Tampa Bay Boulevard Elementary School
  • Grade C+ — Bailey Elementary School
  • Grade C+ — Seffner Elementary School
  • Grade C+ — Davis Elementary School
  • Grade C+ — Corr Elementary School
  • Grade C+ — Woodbridge Elementary School
  • Grade C+ — Legacy Preparatory Academy (K-8)
  • Grade C+ — Palm River Elementary School
  • Grade C+ — Bay Crest Elementary School
  • Grade C+ — Yates Elementary School
  • Grade C+ — Morgan Wood Elementary School
  • Grade C+ — Folsom Elementary School
  • Grade C+ — Ippolito Elementary School
  • Grade C+ — Woodmont Charter School (K-8)
  • Grade C+ — Edison Elementary School
  • Grade C+ — Gibsonton Elementary School
  • Grade C+ — Bridgeprep Academy of Riverview (K-8)
  • Grade C — Wilson Elementary School
  • Grade C — Thompson Elementary School
  • Grade C — Forest Hills Elementary School
  • Grade C — Jackson Elementary School
  • Grade C — Lee Elementary Magnet School
  • Grade C — Clair-Mel Elementary School
  • Grade C — Thonotosassa Elementary School
  • Grade C — Burney Elementary School
  • Grade C — Lamb Elementary School
  • Grade C — Mango Elementary School
  • Grade C — Temple Terrace Elementary School
  • Grade C — Pizzo Elementary School
  • Grade C — Bryan Elementary School
  • Grade C — Dover Elementary School
  • Grade C — Cleveland Elementary School
  • Grade C — McDonald Elementary School
  • Grade C — Reddick Elementary School
  • Grade C — Miles Elementary School
  • Grade C — Ruskin Elementary School
  • Grade C — DeSoto Elementary School
  • Grade C — Wimauma Elementary School
  • Grade C — Witter Elementary School
  • Grade C — Mort Elementary School
  • Grade C — Washington Elementary School
  • Grade C — South County Career Center (PK, K-12)
  • Grade C — Twin Lakes Elementary School
  • Grade C — Community Charter School of Excellence (K-8)
  • Grade C — Shaw Elementary School
  • Grade C — Van Buren Elementary School
  • Grade C — The Collaboratory Preparatory Academy (K-8)
  • Grade C — Graham Elementary School
  • Grade C — Foster Elementary School
  • Grade C — Oak Park Elementary School
  • Grade C — Kenley Elementary School
  • Grade C — Lockhart Elementary Magnet School
  • Grade C — Broward Elementary School
  • Grade C — Sheehy Elementary School
  • Grade C — Kimbell Elementary School
  • Grade C — Robles Elementary School
  • Grade C- — James Elementary School
  • Grade C- — Just Elementary School
  • Grade C- — Pottery Elementary School
  • Grade C- — Village of Excellence Academy
  • Grade C- — Sulphur Springs Elementary School

Hillsborough County private schools rankings:

  • Grade A+ — Berkeley Preparatory School (No. 1 best private high school in Tampa Bay)
  • Grade A+ — Tampa Preparatory School (No. 3)
  • Grade A+ — Carrollwood Day School (No. 4)
  • Grade A+ — Academy of Holy Names (No. 5)
  • Grade A+ — Jesuit High School (No. 7)
  • Grade A+ — Lee Academy for Gifted Education (no ranking)
  • Grade A — American Youth Academy (No. 10)
  • Grade A — Paideia Classical Christian School (No. 11)
  • Grade A — Universal Academy of Florida (No. 12)
  • Grade A — Tampa Catholic High School (No. 13)
  • Grade A — Seffner Christian Academy (No. 18)
  • Grade A — Cambridge Christian School (No. 21)
  • Grade A — Bayshore Christian School (No. 24)
  • Grade A — Hope Christian School (no ranking)
  • Grade A — Faith Outreach Academy (no ranking)
  • Grade A- — Brandon Academy (no ranking)
  • Grade B+— Providence Christian School (No. 32)
  • Grade B+— Keystone Prep High School (No. 33)
  • Grade B+— Tampa Bay Christian Academy (No. 37)
  • Grade B+— Tampa Adventist Academy (No. 38)
  • Grade B+— Bible Truth Ministries Academy (no ranking)
  • Grade B+— Hillsborough Baptist School (no ranking)
  • Grade B — Ruskin Christian School (No. 39)
  • Grade B- — Foundation Christian Academy (no ranking)
  • Grade B — Town 'N Country Christian Academy (no ranking)
  • Grade B — Central Baptist Christian Academy (no ranking)
  • Grade B- — Cristo Rey Tampa Salesian High School (no ranking)

Niche said its 2022 best schools rankings offer a more "personal" view of schools than its rankings in recent years. Significantly less importance was placed on SAT and ACT scores this year, Niche said. Any factor in its methodology that is related to test scores was reduced by one third.

The company combined ratings from students, alumni and parents with quantitative data from the U.S. Department of Education and other sources to evaluate teachers, resources, facility, extracurricular activity opportunities and other factors. Read more about the methodology here.

Across the country, Niche ranked 94,491 public schools, 2,489 private schools and 11,846 school districts to come up with its lists and rankings.

Top 5 Public High Schools:

  1. The Davidson Academy in Reno, Nevada
  2. The North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics
  3. Massachusetts Academy for Math & Science School
  4. Maggie Walker Governor's School in Virginia
  5. Thomas Jefferson High School for Science & Technology in Virginia

Top 5 Private High Schools:

  1. Phillips Academy in Massachusetts
  2. The Hotchkiss School in Connecticut
  3. Choate Rosemary Hall in Connecticut
  4. The College Preparatory School in California
  5. Groton School in Massachusetts

Top 5 School Districts:

  1. Adlai E. Stevenson High School District in Illinois
  2. Glenbrook High School District in Illinois
  3. Great Neck Public Schools in New York
  4. Community High School District 128 in Illinois
  5. Jericho Union Free School District in New York

See the full Niche rankings here

Source : https://patch.com/florida/southtampa/best-schools-how-hillsborough-county-ranked-2022-niche-list

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Best Schools: How Hillsborough County Ranked On 2022 Niche List