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
#234
433 VINE AVE
HIGHLAND PARK, IL 60035
G Gold Medal

15:1
Near National Avg

1,995 Students

133 Teachers

58.3
Above National Avg

61% Tested (AP®)

57% Passed (AP®)

#962
102 NORTH FIFTH AVE
HIGHLAND PARK, NJ 08904
S Silver Medal

15:1
Near National Avg

413 Students

27 Teachers

33.3
Above National Avg

40% Tested (AP®)

31% Passed (AP®)

#102
4220 EMERSON AVE
DALLAS, TX 75205
G Gold Medal

14:1
Near National Avg

2,017 Students

141 Teachers

75.2
Above National Avg

88% Tested (AP®)

71% Passed (AP®)

1500 PACIFIC AVE
NATRONA HEIGHTS, PA 15065
B Bronze Medal

15:1
Near National Avg

853 Students

58 Teachers

6.1
Below National Avg

11% Tested (AP®)

5% Passed (AP®)

#1,378
3333 HURRICANE LN
MISSOURI CITY, TX 77459
S Silver Medal

18:1
Larger than National Avg

2,414 Students

135 Teachers

26.3
Above National Avg

40% Tested (AP®)

22% Passed (AP®)

4068 EAST PECOS RD
GILBERT, AZ 85296
B Bronze Medal

23:1
Larger than National Avg

1,427 Students

61 Teachers

12.3
Near National Avg

20% Tested (AP®)

10% Passed (AP®)

500 IONE AVE
HILL CITY, MN 55748
B Bronze Medal

11:1
Smaller than National Avg

147 Students

13 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#1,114
140 LEGION AVE
NEW HAVEN, CT 06519
S Silver Medal

12:1
Smaller than National Avg

669 Students

55 Teachers

30.7
Above National Avg

56% Tested (AP®)

22% Passed (AP®)

301 NANITA DR
MONTROSE, MI 48457
B Bronze Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

448 Students

27 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

1989 JAGUAR RD
EVERGREEN, AL 36401
B Bronze Medal

N/A
N/A

480 Students

N/A 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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