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
#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®)

#1,697
515 JOHNSON AVE
BRIDGEPORT, WV 26330
S Silver Medal

13:1
Near National Avg

794 Students

59 Teachers

21.7
Near National Avg

27% Tested (AP®)

20% Passed (AP®)

9964 GAST RD
BRIDGMAN, MI 49106
B Bronze Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

330 Students

21 Teachers

14.8
Near National Avg

20% Tested (AP®)

13% Passed (AP®)

#1,747
5431 WEST 98TH ST
LOS ANGELES, CA 90045
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

246 Students

N/A Teachers

21.1
Near National Avg

38% Tested (AP®)

16% Passed (AP®)

#195
1150 WINTON RD SOUTH
ROCHESTER, NY 14618
G Gold Medal

11:1
Smaller than National Avg

1,177 Students

103 Teachers

60.8
Above National Avg

68% Tested (AP®)

58% Passed (AP®)

8045 HWY 51 SOUTH
BRIGHTON, TN 38011
B Bronze Medal

18:1
Larger than National Avg

1,527 Students

85 Teachers

3.9
Below National Avg

4% Tested (AP®)

4% Passed (AP®)

ODIS DICKENSON DR
BRILLIANT, AL 35548
B Bronze Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

189 Students

12 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

323 EAST CLINTON ST
BRIMFIELD, IL 61517
B Bronze Medal

14:1
Near National Avg

222 Students

16 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

7134 SOUTH M 221
BRIMLEY, MI 49715
B Bronze Medal

15:1
Near National Avg

230 Students

15 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#1,050
480 WOLCOTT ST
BRISTOL, CT 06010
S Silver Medal

14:1
Near National Avg

1,313 Students

91 Teachers

31.8
Above National Avg

43% Tested (AP®)

28% 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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