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
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)

183 SOUTH 3RD ST
BROOKLYN, NY 11211
B Bronze Medal

15:1
Near National Avg

373 Students

25 Teachers

11.8
Near National Avg

28% Tested (AP®)

7% Passed (AP®)

602 EAST MAIN ST
LITTLE RIVER, TX 76554
B Bronze Medal

11:1
Smaller than National Avg

319 Students

30 Teachers

12.5
Near National Avg

17% Tested (AP®)

11% Passed (AP®)

#178
2325 HECK AVE
NEPTUNE, NJ 07753
G Gold Medal

12:1
Smaller than National Avg

289 Students

25 Teachers

62.5
Above National Avg

63% Tested (AP®)

63% Passed (AP®)

#433
2801 41ST AVE
LONG ISLAND CITY, NY 11101
G Gold Medal

19:1
Larger than National Avg

684 Students

37 Teachers

48.3
Above National Avg

62% Tested (AP®)

44% Passed (AP®)

#263
3138 COMMODORE PLAZA
MIAMI, FL 33133
G Gold Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

440 Students

27 Teachers

56.5
Above National Avg

91% Tested (AP®)

45% Passed (AP®)

#509
3020 THOMSON AVE
LONG ISLAND CITY, NY 11101
S Silver Medal

19:1
Larger than National Avg

425 Students

23 Teachers

45.4
Above National Avg

68% Tested (AP®)

38% Passed (AP®)

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

N/A
N/A

388 Students

N/A Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

1 WESTINGHOUSE PLAZA
HYDE PARK, MA 02136
B Bronze Medal

14:1
Near National Avg

484 Students

35 Teachers

N/A
N/A

91% Tested (AP®)

N/A Passed (AP®)

7351 TOMPKINS HILL RD
EUREKA, CA 95501
B Bronze Medal

N/A
N/A

226 Students

N/A Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#275
1200 PLEASANT HILL RD
LAFAYETTE, CA 94549
G Gold Medal

N/A
N/A

1,416 Students

N/A Teachers

55.7
Above National Avg

57% Tested (AP®)

55% Passed (AP®)

#1,857
5720 MARSHALL AVE
NEWPORT NEWS, VA 23605
S Silver Medal

19:1
Larger than National Avg

432 Students

23 Teachers

19.8
Near National Avg

65% Tested (AP®)

5% Passed (AP®)

101 NORTH 5TH AVE
ACHILLE, OK 74720
B Bronze Medal

17:1
Near National Avg

126 Students

8 Teachers

0.7
Below National Avg

3% Tested (AP®)

0% Passed (AP®)

#324
36 CHARTER RD
ACTON, MA 01720
G Gold Medal

17:1
Near National Avg

1,990 Students

119 Teachers

53.2
Above National Avg

55% Tested (AP®)

53% Passed (AP®)

#1,706
435 GRAND AVE
ADA, OH 45810
S Silver Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

397 Students

25 Teachers

21.6
Near National Avg

41% Tested (AP®)

15% Passed (AP®)

604 THORPE AVE WEST
ADA, MN 56510
B Bronze Medal

12:1
Smaller than National Avg

256 Students

21 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

205 WEST DEWEY
BRASHEAR, MO 63533
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

115 Students

13 Teachers

4.5
Below National Avg

5% Tested (AP®)

5% Passed (AP®)

101 SOUTH HARLEY HUGHES AVE
ADAIR, OK 74330
B Bronze Medal

15:1
Near National Avg

285 Students

20 Teachers

2.0
Below National Avg

8% Tested (AP®)

0% Passed (AP®)

1109 EAST NORTH ST
ADAMS, WI 53910
B Bronze Medal

14:1
Near National Avg

564 Students

40 Teachers

3.6
Below National Avg

9% Tested (AP®)

2% Passed (AP®)

#185
1 STEVENSON DR
LINCOLNSHIRE, IL 60069
G Gold Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

4,182 Students

256 Teachers

61.8
Above National Avg

69% Tested (AP®)

59% Passed (AP®)

#1,302
801 NILE KINNICK DR SOUTH
ADEL, IA 50003
S Silver Medal

14:1
Near National Avg

434 Students

31 Teachers

27.5
Above National Avg

45% Tested (AP®)

22% Passed (AP®)

#1,193
4660 MISSION OAKS BLVD
CAMARILLO, CA 93012
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

2,371 Students

N/A Teachers

29.4
Above National Avg

37% Tested (AP®)

27% Passed (AP®)

415 KENTUCKY AVE
ADRIAN, MN 56110
B Bronze Medal

13:1
Near National Avg

177 Students

14 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

601 NORTH HOUSTON
ADRIAN, MO 64720
B Bronze Medal

15:1
Near National Avg

422 Students

28 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#1,030
3250 MONROE ST
SANTA CLARA, CA 95051
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

1,887 Students

N/A Teachers

32.3
Above National Avg

42% Tested (AP®)

29% 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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