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
#2,276
3701 STEPHEN DR
NORTH HIGHLANDS, CA 95660
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

306 Students

N/A Teachers

14.9
Near National Avg

21% Tested (AP®)

13% Passed (AP®)

#2,277
1140 DR M LUTHER KING JR ST
INDIANAPOLIS, IN 46202
S Silver Medal

17:1
Near National Avg

827 Students

50 Teachers

14.9
Near National Avg

54% Tested (AP®)

2% Passed (AP®)

#2,278
359 SCHOOL AVE
WEST FORK, AR 72774
S Silver Medal

14:1
Near National Avg

377 Students

27 Teachers

14.9
Near National Avg

17% Tested (AP®)

14% Passed (AP®)

#2,279
1765 WTLO RD
SOMERSET, KY 42503
S Silver Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

1,142 Students

71 Teachers

14.9
Near National Avg

22% Tested (AP®)

12% Passed (AP®)

#2,280
1415 FONTANA RD
BRYSON CITY, NC 28713
S Silver Medal

13:1
Near National Avg

613 Students

46 Teachers

14.9
Near National Avg

19% Tested (AP®)

13% Passed (AP®)

#2,281
3930 WEST GREENWAY RD
PHOENIX, AZ 85053
S Silver Medal

22:1
Larger than National Avg

1,578 Students

72 Teachers

14.9
Near National Avg

19% Tested (AP®)

14% Passed (AP®)

#2,282
310 MONTPELIER AVE
FORSYTH, GA 31029
S Silver Medal

17:1
Larger than National Avg

1,154 Students

67 Teachers

14.9
Near National Avg

28% Tested (AP®)

11% Passed (AP®)

#2,283
18200 TOLEDO BLADE BLVD
PORT CHARLOTTE, FL 33948
S Silver Medal

20:1
Larger than National Avg

1,963 Students

98 Teachers

14.9
Near National Avg

18% Tested (AP®)

14% Passed (AP®)

#2,284
1331 CECIL AVE
DELANO, CA 93215
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

1,700 Students

N/A Teachers

14.9
Near National Avg

20% Tested (AP®)

13% Passed (AP®)

#2,285
86 OLD WARD BRG. RD
PLYMOUTH, NH 03264
S Silver Medal

12:1
Smaller than National Avg

714 Students

59 Teachers

14.8
Near National Avg

20% Tested (AP®)

13% Passed (AP®)

#2,286
1069 CR 4660
MOUNT PLEASANT, TX 75455
S Silver Medal

11:1
Smaller than National Avg

336 Students

31 Teachers

14.8
Near National Avg

27% Tested (AP®)

11% Passed (AP®)

#2,287
74 CAMPUS DR
MAYNARD, AR 72444
S Silver Medal

12:1
Smaller than National Avg

260 Students

21 Teachers

14.8
Near National Avg

41% Tested (AP®)

6% Passed (AP®)

#2,288
233 COUNTY RD 40
SULLIVAN, OH 44880
S Silver Medal

15:1
Near National Avg

431 Students

29 Teachers

14.8
Near National Avg

28% Tested (AP®)

10% Passed (AP®)

#2,289
2660 DAYTON XENIA RD
BEAVERCREEK, OH 45434
S Silver Medal

19:1
Larger than National Avg

2,465 Students

130 Teachers

14.8
Near National Avg

16% Tested (AP®)

14% Passed (AP®)

#2,290
1765 WEST CERRITOS AVE
ANAHEIM, CA 92804
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

2,732 Students

N/A Teachers

14.8
Near National Avg

21% Tested (AP®)

13% Passed (AP®)

10327 RYLIE RD
DALLAS, TX 75227
B Bronze Medal

18:1
Larger than National Avg

1,076 Students

61 Teachers

14.7
Near National Avg

59% Tested (AP®)

0% Passed (AP®)

768 SOUTH MAPLE
AVOCA, IA 51521
B Bronze Medal

13:1
Near National Avg

249 Students

19 Teachers

3.4
Below National Avg

5% Tested (AP®)

3% Passed (AP®)

3101 HENRY AVE
PHILADELPHIA, PA 19129
B Bronze Medal

12:1
Near National Avg

352 Students

28 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

27250 MN HWY 4
GROVE CITY, MN 56243
B Bronze Medal

14:1
Near National Avg

350 Students

25 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

777 GLADES RD BLDG 26
BOCA RATON, FL 33431
B Bronze Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

692 Students

45 Teachers

7.1
Below National Avg

7% Tested (AP®)

7% Passed (AP®)

100 WEST LEAD ST
BESSEMER, MI 49911
B Bronze Medal

20:1
Larger than National Avg

235 Students

12 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

7050 SOUTH 24TH ST
PHOENIX, AZ 85042
B Bronze Medal

N/A
N/A

347 Students

N/A Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

10 NEW BOND ST
WORCESTER, MA 01606
B Bronze Medal

13:1
Near National Avg

1,426 Students

112 Teachers

N/A
N/A

39% Tested (IB)

N/A Passed (IB)

268 SOUTH 4TH WEST
ABERDEEN, ID 83210
B Bronze Medal

10:1
Smaller than National Avg

222 Students

22 Teachers

3.6
Below National Avg

8% Tested (AP®)

2% Passed (AP®)

505 7TH ST
ABERNATHY, TX 79311
B Bronze Medal

8:1
Smaller than National Avg

203 Students

25 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

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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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