Best High Schools
in Indiana

We reviewed 31,242 U.S. public high schools; 127 Indiana schools made our rankings.View Rankings

Indiana high school students follow the "Core 40" curriculum of required credits, which include social studies classes such as world history and economics. Students are assessed in algebra I, biology I and English 10 through the ISTEP+ End of Course Assessments. Learn more from the Indiana Department of Education.

Among Indiana schools in the 2014 U.S. News Best High Schools rankings, there are 41 silver medal schools and 82 bronze medal schools. One of Indiana's four gold medal schools is Signature School, within the Signature School Inc. School District, roughly 180 miles southwest of the state capital, Indianapolis.

Top Ranked IN Schools

To be eligible for a state ranking, a school must be awarded a national gold or silver medal.

#1

Signature School

610 MAIN ST, EVANSVILLE, IN 47708

#2

Herron High School

110 EAST 16TH ST, INDIANAPOLIS, IN 46202

#3

Zionsville Community High School

1000 MULBERRY ST, ZIONSVILLE, IN 46077

#4

West Lafayette Jr./Sr. High School

1105 NORTH GRANT ST, WEST LAFAYETTE, IN 47906

#5

Carmel High School

520 EAST MAIN ST, CARMEL, IN 46032

#6

Westfield High School

18250 NORTH UNION ST, WESTFIELD, IN 46074

#7

Hamilton Southeastern High School

13910 EAST 126TH ST, FISHERS, IN 46037

#8

Fishers High School

13000 PROMISE RD, FISHERS, IN 46038

#9

Yorktown High School

1100 SOUTH TIGER DR, YORKTOWN, IN 47396

#10

Munster High School

8808 COLUMBIA AVE, MUNSTER, IN 46321

IN by the Numbers
Districts 309
High Schools 370
Full-Time Teachers 18,947
Students Enrolled 332,956

Featured Districts

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The Indianapolis Public Schools include seven high schools that serve 6,807 students.

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There are five high schools among the Fort Wayne Community Schools, serving 8,941 students.