We reviewed 21,035 U.S. public high schools; 46 Idaho schools made our rankings.View Rankings
Idaho requires high school students to take three years of math courses and three years of science courses; complete a senior project; and take the SAT, ACT or Compass exam by the end of their junior years. Students are assessed by the Idaho Standard Achievement Test, according to the Idaho State Department of Education.
In the U.S. News Best High Schools 2013 rankings, eight Idaho schools were awarded silver medals and 37 received bronze medals. Idaho's one gold medal school is Boise High School, located in the state capital, within the Independent School District of Boise City.