National Rankings Best High Schools

The U.S. News rankings include data on more than 19,400 public high schools in 50 states and the District of Columbia. Schools were awarded gold, silver or bronze medals based on their performance on state assessments and how well they prepare students for college. Read the full methodology.

National Rank School Students / Teachers College Readiness
6950 WEST 146TH ST 114
APPLE VALLEY, MN 55124
B Bronze Medal

3:1
Smaller than National Avg

72 Students

22 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#1,096
1801 HARVEY MITCHELL PARKWAY S
COLLEGE STATION, TX 77840
S Silver Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

2,812 Students

175 Teachers

33.1
Above National Avg

38% Tested (AP®)

31% Passed (AP®)

#1,291
1 ROCKET DR
ASHEVILLE, NC 28803
S Silver Medal

18:1
Near National Avg

1,404 Students

78 Teachers

29.3
Above National Avg

34% Tested (AP®)

28% Passed (AP®)

#1,181
7741 LITTLEROCK RD SW
TUMWATER, WA 98512
S Silver Medal

21:1
Larger than National Avg

839 Students

40 Teachers

31.2
Above National Avg

48% Tested (AP®)

26% Passed (AP®)

#1,468
433 WEST 135TH ST
NEW YORK, NY 10031
S Silver Medal

24:1
Larger than National Avg

1,279 Students

54 Teachers

26.4
Near National Avg

42% Tested (AP®)

21% Passed (AP®)

10327 RYLIE RD
DALLAS, TX 75227
B Bronze Medal

14:1
Near National Avg

951 Students

66 Teachers

12.8
Near National Avg

51% Tested (AP®)

0% Passed (AP®)

#836
310 CHERRY ST
ELIZABETH, NJ 07208
S Silver Medal

17:1
Near National Avg

875 Students

51 Teachers

38.3
Above National Avg

58% Tested (AP®)

32% Passed (AP®)

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

12:1
Smaller than National Avg

358 Students

30 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

14:1
Near National Avg

726 Students

53 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

100 WEST LEAD ST
BESSEMER, MI 49911
B Bronze Medal

19:1
Larger than National Avg

211 Students

11 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

363 Students

N/A Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

701 WASHINGTON ST
ABBEVILLE, SC 29620
B Bronze Medal

17:1
Near National Avg

537 Students

32 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

1305 WILDCAT DR
ABBEVILLE, LA 70510
B Bronze Medal

15:1
Near National Avg

571 Students

38 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

219 SOUTH FIRST ST
ABBOTT, TX 76621
B Bronze Medal

13:1
Near National Avg

296 Students

23 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#893
10 NEW BOND ST
WORCESTER, MA 01606
S Silver Medal

13:1
Smaller than National Avg

1,426 Students

112 Teachers

37.0
Above National Avg

56% Tested (IB)

31% Passed (IB)

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

10:1
Smaller than National Avg

239 Students

23 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

705 THOMPSON DR
ABINGDON, VA 24210
B Bronze Medal

14:1
Near National Avg

899 Students

64 Teachers

17.6
Near National Avg

26% Tested (AP®)

15% Passed (AP®)

#1,841
115 NORTH AVE 53
HIGHLAND PARK, CA 90042
S Silver Medal

18:1
Larger than National Avg

449 Students

25 Teachers

20.5
Near National Avg

61% Tested (AP®)

7% Passed (AP®)

884 EAST ISABELLA RD
MIDLAND, MI 48640
B Bronze Medal

17:1
Near National Avg

117 Students

7 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#16
5109A WEST ENTERPRISE ST
NORTH CHARLESTON, SC 29405
G Gold Medal

15:1
Near National Avg

618 Students

41 Teachers

99.4
Above National Avg

100% Tested (AP®)

99% Passed (AP®)

#960
1122 CATHARINE ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA 19147
S Silver Medal

23:1
Larger than National Avg

642 Students

28 Teachers

35.6
Above National Avg

74% Tested (AP®)

23% Passed (AP®)

#236
1776 RARITAN RD
SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ 07076
G Gold Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

251 Students

16 Teachers

60.8
Above National Avg

72% Tested (AP®)

57% Passed (AP®)

130 BROADWAY
PROVIDENCE, RI 02903
B Bronze Medal

13:1
Near National Avg

225 Students

17 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#1,789
36 41 28TH ST
LONG ISLAND CITY, NY 11106
S Silver Medal

13:1
Near National Avg

420 Students

32 Teachers

21.3
Near National Avg

31% Tested (AP®)

18% Passed (AP®)

#621
1776 RARITAN RD
SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ 07076
S Silver Medal

10:1
Smaller than National Avg

252 Students

26 Teachers

43.4
Above National Avg

51% Tested (AP®)

41% Passed (AP®)

#383
1700 MACOMBS RD
BRONX, NY 10453
G Gold Medal

14:1
Near National Avg

336 Students

24 Teachers

52.0
Above National Avg

55% Tested (AP®)

51% Passed (AP®)

#1,032
5715 SOUTH 1300 EAST
SALT LAKE CITY, UT 84121
S Silver Medal

23:1
Larger than National Avg

486 Students

21 Teachers

34.3
Above National Avg

57% Tested (AP®)

27% Passed (AP®)

520 WEST MAIN ST
ROCKAWAY, NJ 07866
B Bronze Medal

N/A
N/A

88 Students

N/A Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

1776 RARITAN RD
SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ 07076
B Bronze Medal

14:1
Near National Avg

193 Students

14 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#561
74 A VAN NU PO RD
SANTA FE, NM 87508
S Silver Medal

13:1
Near National Avg

354 Students

27 Teachers

45.1
Above National Avg

78% Tested (AP®)

34% Passed (AP®)

#15
15 VERNON ST
HARTFORD, CT 06106
G Gold Medal

14:1
Near National Avg

390 Students

27 Teachers

100.0
Above National Avg

100% Tested (AP®)

100% Passed (AP®)

#132
2325 HECK AVE
NEPTUNE, NJ 07753
G Gold Medal

11:1
Smaller than National Avg

281 Students

27 Teachers

71.4
Above National Avg

71% Tested (AP®)

71% Passed (AP®)

#737
28 01 41ST AVE
LONG ISLAND CITY, NY 11101
S Silver Medal

20:1
Larger than National Avg

704 Students

35 Teachers

40.7
Above National Avg

55% Tested (AP®)

36% Passed (AP®)

#566
3138 COMMODORE PLAZA
MIAMI, FL 33133
S Silver Medal

45:1
Larger than National Avg

445 Students

10 Teachers

45.0
Above National Avg

71% Tested (AP®)

36% Passed (AP®)

12695 WEST FORT ISLAND TRAIL
CRYSTAL RIVER, FL 34429
B Bronze Medal

23:1
Larger than National Avg

90 Students

4 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#679
30 20 THOMSON AVE
LONG ISLAND CITY, NY 11101
S Silver Medal

19:1
Larger than National Avg

420 Students

22 Teachers

41.9
Above National Avg

68% Tested (AP®)

33% Passed (AP®)

26455 ROCKWELL CANYON RD
SANTA CLARITA, CA 91355
B Bronze Medal

31:1
Larger than National Avg

389 Students

13 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#512
1 WESTINGHOUSE PLAZA
HYDE PARK, MA 02136
S Silver Medal

14:1
Near National Avg

500 Students

37 Teachers

46.6
Above National Avg

77% Tested (AP®)

36% Passed (AP®)

7351 TOMPKINS HILL RD
EUREKA, CA 95501
B Bronze Medal

29:1
Larger than National Avg

241 Students

8 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

315 RUE DU BELIER
LAFAYETTE, LA 70506
B Bronze Medal

20:1
Larger than National Avg

1,741 Students

88 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#260
1200 PLEASANT HILL RD
LAFAYETTE, CA 94549
G Gold Medal

21:1
Larger than National Avg

1,386 Students

67 Teachers

58.8
Above National Avg

62% Tested (AP®)

58% Passed (AP®)

#1,844
5720 MARSHALL AVE
NEWPORT NEWS, VA 23605
S Silver Medal

17:1
Near National Avg

456 Students

27 Teachers

20.5
Near National Avg

59% Tested (AP®)

8% Passed (AP®)

#295
36 CHARTER RD
ACTON, MA 01720
G Gold Medal

17:1
Near National Avg

1,955 Students

118 Teachers

57.0
Above National Avg

58% Tested (AP®)

57% Passed (AP®)

435 GRAND AVE
ADA, OH 45810
B Bronze Medal

17:1
Near National Avg

389 Students

23 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

101 HARLEY HUGHES AVE
ADAIR, OK 74330
B Bronze Medal

14:1
Near National Avg

266 Students

19 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#150
1 STEVENSON DR
LINCOLNSHIRE, IL 60069
G Gold Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

4,031 Students

251 Teachers

68.7
Above National Avg

75% Tested (AP®)

67% Passed (AP®)

#1,321
4660 MISSION OAKS BLVD
CAMARILLO, CA 93012
S Silver Medal

27:1
Larger than National Avg

2,493 Students

94 Teachers

28.7
Above National Avg

35% Tested (AP®)

27% Passed (AP®)

785 RIVERSIDE AVE
ADRIAN, MI 49221
B Bronze Medal

19:1
Larger than National Avg

874 Students

46 Teachers

9.9
Below National Avg

16% Tested (IB)

8% Passed (IB)

415 KENTUCKY AVE
ADRIAN, MN 56110
B Bronze Medal

15:1
Near National Avg

186 Students

13 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

601 NORTH HOUSTON
ADRIAN, MO 64720
B Bronze Medal

14:1
Near National Avg

401 Students

29 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#1,120
3250 MONROE ST
SANTA CLARA, CA 95051
S Silver Medal

22:1
Larger than National Avg

1,872 Students

83 Teachers

32.6
Above National Avg

39% Tested (AP®)

31% Passed (AP®)

201 EAST SCHOOL ST
ADVANCE, MO 63730
B Bronze Medal

14:1
Near National Avg

198 Students

14 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#146
201 FOREST ST
MARLBOROUGH, MA 01752
G Gold Medal

12:1
Smaller than National Avg

963 Students

80 Teachers

69.0
Above National Avg

73% Tested (AP®)

68% Passed (AP®)

#450
2501 VEGAS DR
LAS VEGAS, NV 89106
G Gold Medal

21:1
Larger than National Avg

1,086 Students

52 Teachers

48.9
Above National Avg

56% Tested (AP®)

47% Passed (AP®)

8309 MACKENZIE RD
ST LOUIS, MO 63123
B Bronze Medal

17:1
Near National Avg

816 Students

47 Teachers

11.6
Below National Avg

17% Tested (AP®)

10% Passed (AP®)

410 SOUTH MAIN
AFTON, OK 74331
B Bronze Medal

13:1
Near National Avg

135 Students

10 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#1,260
28545 WEST DRR AVE
AGOURA, CA 91301
S Silver Medal

25:1
Larger than National Avg

2,184 Students

87 Teachers

29.8
Above National Avg

35% Tested (AP®)

28% Passed (AP®)

520 EAST 2ND ST
AINSWORTH, NE 69210
B Bronze Medal

12:1
Smaller than National Avg

172 Students

15 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

306 2ND ST NW
AITKIN, MN 56431
B Bronze Medal

17:1
Near National Avg

590 Students

34 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

225 SOUTH MAIN ST
AKRON, OH 44308
B Bronze Medal

33:1
Larger than National Avg

342 Students

11 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

2800 NORTH THOMAS RD
FAIRGROVE, MI 48733
B Bronze Medal

19:1
Larger than National Avg

142 Students

8 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

210 CENTRAL AVE RM. 603
ALAMEDA, CA 94501
B Bronze Medal

31:1
Larger than National Avg

308 Students

10 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#448
2201 ENCINAL AVE
ALAMEDA, CA 94501
G Gold Medal

24:1
Larger than National Avg

1,853 Students

79 Teachers

48.9
Above National Avg

57% Tested (AP®)

46% Passed (AP®)

555 ATLANTIC AVE
ALAMEDA, CA 94501
B Bronze Medal

24:1
Larger than National Avg

170 Students

7 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#453
603 KEY ROUTE BLVD
ALBANY, CA 94706
G Gold Medal

22:1
Larger than National Avg

1,200 Students

55 Teachers

48.8
Above National Avg

55% Tested (AP®)

47% Passed (AP®)

503 B AVE EAST
ALBIA, IA 52531
B Bronze Medal

12:1
Smaller than National Avg

352 Students

28 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#1,154
800 ODELIA RD NE
ALBUQUERQUE, NM 87102
S Silver Medal

17:1
Near National Avg

1,602 Students

96 Teachers

31.8
Above National Avg

42% Tested (AP®)

28% Passed (AP®)

#64
933 BRADBURY SE
ALBUQUERQUE, NM 87106
G Gold Medal

18:1
Near National Avg

302 Students

17 Teachers

84.4
Above National Avg

100% Tested (AP®)

79% Passed (AP®)

102 EAST 5TH
ALCESTER, SD 57001
B Bronze Medal

10:1
Smaller than National Avg

100 Students

10 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

532 FARADAY
ALCOA, TN 37701
B Bronze Medal

17:1
Near National Avg

545 Students

32 Teachers

5.2
Below National Avg

14% Tested (AP®)

2% Passed (AP®)

51 NORTH BARLOW RD
LINCOLN, MI 48742
B Bronze Medal

18:1
Larger than National Avg

424 Students

23 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

13190 PARK ST
ALDEN, NY 14004
B Bronze Medal

15:1
Near National Avg

594 Students

39 Teachers

13.2
Near National Avg

16% Tested (AP®)

12% Passed (AP®)

#46
501 SOUTH SAPODILLA AVE
WEST PALM BEACH, FL 33401
G Gold Medal

18:1
Larger than National Avg

1,296 Students

72 Teachers

89.1
Above National Avg

100% Tested (AP®)

85% Passed (AP®)

34 BOLTON AVE
ALEXANDRIA BAY, NY 13607
B Bronze Medal

12:1
Smaller than National Avg

311 Students

25 Teachers

15.1
Near National Avg

19% Tested (AP®)

14% Passed (AP®)

353 STADIUM DR
ALEXANDRIA, AL 36250
B Bronze Medal

17:1
Near National Avg

1,000 Students

58 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#1,709
1 BURDEN CT
ALEXANDRIA, IN 46001
S Silver Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

758 Students

46 Teachers

22.3
Near National Avg

43% Tested (AP®)

15% Passed (AP®)

#502
79 BARTLETT ST
NORTHBOROUGH, MA 01532
S Silver Medal

14:1
Near National Avg

1,446 Students

102 Teachers

46.9
Above National Avg

51% Tested (AP®)

45% Passed (AP®)

#749
101 SOUTH SECOND ST
ALHAMBRA, CA 91801
S Silver Medal

26:1
Larger than National Avg

2,892 Students

110 Teachers

40.5
Above National Avg

49% Tested (AP®)

38% Passed (AP®)

#1,346
150 EAST ST
MARTINEZ, CA 94553
S Silver Medal

23:1
Larger than National Avg

1,298 Students

56 Teachers

28.3
Above National Avg

37% Tested (AP®)

25% Passed (AP®)

#753
28000 WOLVERINE WAY
ALISO VIEJO, CA 92656
S Silver Medal

28:1
Larger than National Avg

2,972 Students

105 Teachers

40.4
Above National Avg

45% Tested (AP®)

39% Passed (AP®)

#410
1474 GATES AVE
BROOKLYN, NY 11237
G Gold Medal

19:1
Larger than National Avg

263 Students

14 Teachers

50.7
Above National Avg

74% Tested (AP®)

43% Passed (AP®)

#1,014
616 SEDGWICK ST
CUMBERLAND, MD 21502
S Silver Medal

15:1
Near National Avg

691 Students

46 Teachers

34.8
Above National Avg

54% Tested (AP®)

28% Passed (AP®)

442 KYROUTE 550
EASTERN, KY 41622
B Bronze Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

398 Students

25 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#870
1729 WEST MARTIN LUTHER KING J
LOS ANGELES, CA 90062
S Silver Medal

20:1
Larger than National Avg

624 Students

31 Teachers

37.5
Above National Avg

98% Tested (AP®)

17% Passed (AP®)

#147
644 WEST 17TH ST
LOS ANGELES, CA 90015
G Gold Medal

18:1
Near National Avg

444 Students

25 Teachers

68.9
Above National Avg

86% Tested (AP®)

63% Passed (AP®)

#267
2023 SOUTH UNION AVE
LOS ANGELES, CA 90007
G Gold Medal

20:1
Larger than National Avg

534 Students

27 Teachers

58.3
Above National Avg

97% Tested (AP®)

46% Passed (AP®)

#1,477
10101 SOUTH BROADWAY
LOS ANGELES, CA 90003
S Silver Medal

24:1
Larger than National Avg

595 Students

25 Teachers

26.3
Near National Avg

36% Tested (AP®)

23% Passed (AP®)

#544
2071 SATURN AVE
HUNTINGTON PARK, CA 90255
S Silver Medal

20:1
Larger than National Avg

574 Students

29 Teachers

45.6
Above National Avg

60% Tested (AP®)

41% Passed (AP®)

#191
5151 STATE UNIVERSITY DR LOT
LOS ANGELES, CA 90032
G Gold Medal

18:1
Near National Avg

568 Students

32 Teachers

64.4
Above National Avg

85% Tested (AP®)

58% Passed (AP®)

#681
5356 SOUTH FIFTH AVE
LOS ANGELES, CA 90043
S Silver Medal

23:1
Larger than National Avg

515 Students

22 Teachers

41.9
Above National Avg

100% Tested (AP®)

23% Passed (AP®)

#1,249
413 NORTH 4TH ST
COULEE CITY, WA 99115
S Silver Medal

11:1
Smaller than National Avg

95 Students

9 Teachers

30.0
Above National Avg

75% Tested (AP®)

15% Passed (AP®)

#764
2601 NE 151 ST
MIAMI, FL 33160
S Silver Medal

27:1
Larger than National Avg

1,643 Students

62 Teachers

40.2
Above National Avg

53% Tested (AP®)

36% Passed (AP®)

#226
3595 WEBB BRIDGE RD
ALPHARETTA, GA 30005
G Gold Medal

17:1
Near National Avg

2,330 Students

138 Teachers

61.8
Above National Avg

68% Tested (AP®)

60% Passed (AP®)

4540 MICHIGAN AVE
LOS ANGELES, CA 90022
B Bronze Medal

10:1
Smaller than National Avg

352 Students

37 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

300 EAST HENDRYX
ALPINE, TX 79830
B Bronze Medal

11:1
Smaller than National Avg

295 Students

28 Teachers

16.0
Near National Avg

28% Tested (AP®)

12% Passed (AP®)

8880 BASELINE RD
ALTA LOMA, CA 91701
B Bronze Medal

28:1
Larger than National Avg

2,748 Students

98 Teachers

16.6
Near National Avg

24% Tested (AP®)

14% Passed (AP®)

1722 HOLLY ST
KANSAS CITY, MO 64108
B Bronze Medal

11:1
Smaller than National Avg

210 Students

18 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

7 SOUTH EWING ST
ALTAMONT, IL 62411
B Bronze Medal

12:1
Smaller than National Avg

276 Students

23 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

904 BEDFORD AVE
ALTAVISTA, VA 24517
B Bronze Medal

13:1
Near National Avg

741 Students

55 Teachers

16.7
Near National Avg

38% Tested (AP®)

10% Passed (AP®)

SCHOOL ST
ALTON, MO 65606
B Bronze Medal

12:1
Smaller than National Avg

357 Students

29 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

Results per page: 100

1 2 .. 48>

AP® and Advanced Placement® are registered trademarks of the College Board. Used with permission.
International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

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 3
Silver 9
Bronze 15
Non-medaled 73

Follow U.S. News Education