We reviewed 31,242 U.S. public high schools; 26 Maine schools made our rankings.View Rankings
Maine high schools must instruct students in eight subject areas, including career and education development and world languages. Students take the Maine High School Assessment exams and may apply for the Regional Student Program Tuition Break at out-of-state colleges within New England.
Within the 2014 U.S. News Best High Schools rankings, there are four gold medal Maine schools, 16 silver medal schools and six bronze medal schools. The highly ranked Maine School of Science and Mathematics is located within the Maine School of Science and Mathematics School District, which is about 250 miles north of the state capital of Augusta.