National Rankings Best High Schools

We evaluated more than 21,000 public high schools in 49 states and the District of Columbia. Schools were awarded gold, silver or bronze medals based on state proficiency standards and how well they prepare students for college. Read the full methodology.

National Rank School Students / Teachers College Readiness
#151
4646 HAMILTON WOLFE
SAN ANTONIO, TX 78229
G Gold Medal

17:1
Larger than National Avg

831 Students

48 Teachers

66.4
Above National Avg

78% Tested (AP®)

63% Passed (AP®)

#152
3584 HOME RD
POWELL, OH 43065
G Gold Medal

17:1
Near National Avg

1,472 Students

88 Teachers

66.3
Above National Avg

79% Tested (AP®)

62% Passed (AP®)

#153
4100 WESTBANK DR
AUSTIN, TX 78746
G Gold Medal

14:1
Near National Avg

2,564 Students

179 Teachers

66.2
Above National Avg

76% Tested (AP®)

63% Passed (AP®)

#154
4463 OAK GROVE DR
LA CANADA, CA 91011
G Gold Medal

N/A
N/A

2,115 Students

N/A Teachers

66.2
Above National Avg

71% Tested (AP®)

64% Passed (AP®)

#155
25 NE 2ND ST
MIAMI, FL 33132
G Gold Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

484 Students

31 Teachers

66.1
Above National Avg

76% Tested (AP®)

63% Passed (AP®)

#156
27118 SILVER SPUR RD
ROLLING HILLS ESTATES, CA 90274
G Gold Medal

N/A
N/A

2,402 Students

N/A Teachers

66.1
Above National Avg

71% Tested (AP®)

64% Passed (AP®)

#157
1560 VALLEY CENTER PARKWAY
BETHLEHEM, PA 18017
G Gold Medal

15:1
Near National Avg

973 Students

66 Teachers

65.8
Above National Avg

83% Tested (IB)

60% Passed (IB)

#158
725 WEST COLORADO AVE
TELLURIDE, CO 81435
G Gold Medal

12:1
Smaller than National Avg

177 Students

15 Teachers

65.8
Above National Avg

74% Tested (AP®)

63% Passed (AP®)

#159
1776 RARITAN RD
SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ 07076
G Gold Medal

17:1
Near National Avg

255 Students

15 Teachers

65.7
Above National Avg

80% Tested (AP®)

61% Passed (AP®)

#160
326 SOUTH CASSINGHAM RD
BEXLEY, OH 43209
G Gold Medal

14:1
Near National Avg

691 Students

48 Teachers

65.4
Above National Avg

81% Tested (AP®)

60% Passed (AP®)

#161
45 BLAIR
FRIDAY HARBOR, WA 98250
G Gold Medal

19:1
Larger than National Avg

269 Students

14 Teachers

64.7
Above National Avg

73% Tested (AP®)

62% Passed (AP®)

#162
346 CLARKSVILLE RD
PRINCETON JCT, NJ 08550
G Gold Medal

15:1
Near National Avg

1,606 Students

105 Teachers

64.5
Above National Avg

70% Tested (AP®)

63% Passed (AP®)

#163
50 RICE ST
WELLESLEY, MA 02481
G Gold Medal

12:1
Smaller than National Avg

1,294 Students

111 Teachers

64.4
Above National Avg

69% Tested (AP®)

63% Passed (AP®)

#164
1830 SHORE BLVD
BROOKLYN, NY 11235
G Gold Medal

24:1
Larger than National Avg

1,029 Students

43 Teachers

64.3
Above National Avg

75% Tested (AP®)

61% Passed (AP®)

#165
12101 ROUTE 108
CLARKSVILLE, MD 21029
G Gold Medal

14:1
Near National Avg

1,395 Students

98 Teachers

64.2
Above National Avg

71% Tested (AP®)

62% Passed (AP®)

#166
111 COLUMBIA ST
NEW YORK, NY 10002
G Gold Medal

18:1
Larger than National Avg

1,583 Students

90 Teachers

63.9
Above National Avg

84% Tested (AP®)

57% Passed (AP®)

#167
3710 DEL MAR HEIGHTS RD
SAN DIEGO, CA 92130
G Gold Medal

N/A
N/A

2,559 Students

N/A Teachers

63.8
Above National Avg

70% Tested (AP®)

62% Passed (AP®)

#168
1 MT HOPE BLVD
HASTINGS ON HUDSON, NY 10706
G Gold Medal

13:1
Near National Avg

537 Students

40 Teachers

63.6
Above National Avg

74% Tested (AP®)

60% Passed (AP®)

#169
120 WEST LEE ST
LOUISVILLE, KY 40208
G Gold Medal

18:1
Larger than National Avg

1,885 Students

103 Teachers

63.6
Above National Avg

69% Tested (AP®)

62% Passed (AP®)

#170
444 PLEASANTVILLE RD
BRIARCLIFF MANOR, NY 10510
G Gold Medal

10:1
Smaller than National Avg

566 Students

54 Teachers

63.6
Above National Avg

73% Tested (AP®)

61% Passed (AP®)

#171
151 SOUTH HELEN MOORE RD
SAN BENITO, TX 78586
G Gold Medal

15:1
Near National Avg

521 Students

35 Teachers

63.4
Above National Avg

100% Tested (AP®)

51% Passed (AP®)

#172
11500 ELDRIDGE AVE
LAKEVIEW TERRACE, CA 91342
G Gold Medal

N/A
N/A

444 Students

N/A Teachers

63.4
Above National Avg

93% Tested (AP®)

54% Passed (AP®)

#173
750 MORAGA WAY
ORINDA, CA 94563
G Gold Medal

N/A
N/A

1,277 Students

N/A Teachers

63.3
Above National Avg

67% Tested (AP®)

62% Passed (AP®)

#174
2825 STATE ST
ERIE, PA 16508
G Gold Medal

17:1
Larger than National Avg

872 Students

51 Teachers

62.8
Above National Avg

87% Tested (AP®)

55% Passed (AP®)

#175
10359 WEST NASSAU AVE
DENVER, CO 80235
G Gold Medal

21:1
Larger than National Avg

1,022 Students

49 Teachers

62.8
Above National Avg

75% Tested (AP®)

59% Passed (AP®)

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High School Rankings By State

About The Awards

Gold — Top 500 schools based on highest college readiness

Silver — High-performing schools with lower college readiness

Bronze — High-performing schools based on state exam performance, listed alphabetically

Award Distribution

Name Award Distribution
Gold 2
Silver 7
Bronze 13
Non-medaled 78

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