by David Miller

Loveland, Ohio – Out of the top 25 Cincinnati area school districts Loveland is rated the #11 by Niche.

Loveland received an overall A grade. An “A” in academics, “A+” for teachers, “B+” for clubs and activities, “C-” for diversity, “A” for college prep, “A-” for health and safety, “A” for administration, “B” for food, “A-” for sports, and a ‘B-” for their resources and facilities.

Now in its eighth year, Niche describes itself as, the leading platform connecting students and families with colleges and schools. “We believe finding the right school shouldn’t be hard, so we’re committed to making it easy for our users to discover and connect with the best ones for them.”

The K-12 school rankings include updated data for 94,491 public schools, 2,489 private schools, and 11,846 school districts nationwide. 

Niche ranked schools and districts based on statistics and opinions from students and parents. Niche says that while traditional rankings rely almost exclusively on metrics like test scores and academic performance, Niche’s rankings provide a more personal view of a school. They combine user input — ratings from current students, alumni, and parents — with quantitative data from sources like the U.S. Department of Education to evaluate teachers, resources and facilities, extracurricular activity opportunities, and more. 

According to Niche, “Loveland City School District is a highly rated, public school district. It has 4,583 students in grades PK, K-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 21 to 1. According to state test scores, 84% of students are at least proficient in math and 83% in reading.”

How Niche ranked Loveland

Cincinnati Area

  1. Indian Hill
  2. Sycamore
  3. Mason
  4. Wyoming
  5. Mariemont
  6. Beechwood
  7. Fort Thomas
  8. Madeira
  9. Forest Hills
  10. Lakota
  11. Loveland
  12. Kings
  13. Ross
  14. Campbell
  15. Milford
  16. Walton Verona
  17. Boon County
  18. Goshen
  19. Lawrenceburg
  20. Oak Hills
  21. Monroe
  22. Little Miami
  23. Kenton County
  24. Three Rivers
  25. Ludlow

Hamilton County

Loveland is rated #7 out of 22 Hamilton County districts as the “Best”.

Loveland is rated #7 out of 22 Hamilton County districts having the best teachers.

Loveland is rated #3 of 22 districts in athletics.

Loveland is rated the 7th safest school district in Hamilton County.

Loveland is rated #8 out of the 22 districts in the county as the best place to teach.


Loveland is ranked #49 out of 608 districts as the “Best”.

Loveland is ranked #47 out of 608 districts in Ohio as having the best teachers.

Loveland is ranked #53 out of 608 districts as the best place to teach in Ohio.

National Ranking

780 out of 10,772 as the “Best” district in America.

558 out of 11,656 with the best teachers in America.

632 out of 11,252 as the best place to teach in America.

To read all of the ratings for Loveland go HERE. You will see the ratings and grade scores for academics, teachers, clubs and activities, diversity, college prep, and health and safety.