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
1 TROJAN WAY
BARNESVILLE, GA 30204
B Bronze Medal

14:1
Near National Avg

722 Students

53 Teachers

11.3
Below National Avg

33% Tested (AP®)

4% Passed (AP®)

215 NORTH DARLINGTON AVE
LAMAR, SC 29069
B Bronze Medal

13:1
Smaller than National Avg

288 Students

23 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

301 ELBERTA ST
LAMAR, AR 72846
B Bronze Medal

11:1
Smaller than National Avg

312 Students

28 Teachers

15.1
Near National Avg

29% Tested (AP®)

10% Passed (AP®)

1900 SOUTH 11TH ST
LAMAR, CO 81052
B Bronze Medal

15:1
Near National Avg

431 Students

28 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#564
3325 WESTHEIMER RD
HOUSTON, TX 77098
S Silver Medal

24:1
Larger than National Avg

3,371 Students

139 Teachers

45.0
Above National Avg

53% Tested (IB)

42% Passed (IB)

105 6TH AVE SE
LAMOURE, ND 58458
B Bronze Medal

11:1
Smaller than National Avg

87 Students

8 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#1,367
2716 SOUTH HWY 281
LAMPASAS, TX 76550
S Silver Medal

14:1
Near National Avg

998 Students

69 Teachers

28.0
Above National Avg

41% Tested (AP®)

24% Passed (AP®)

#1,231
1600 BOOK RD
LAMPETER, PA 17537
S Silver Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

1,047 Students

66 Teachers

30.4
Above National Avg

35% Tested (AP®)

29% Passed (AP®)

1312 GRANVILLE PK
LANCASTER, OH 43130
B Bronze Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

1,601 Students

100 Teachers

16.8
Near National Avg

24% Tested (AP®)

15% Passed (AP®)

#756
20325 GATOR LN
LAND O LAKES, FL 34639
S Silver Medal

19:1
Larger than National Avg

1,630 Students

86 Teachers

40.3
Above National Avg

55% Tested (AP®)

35% Passed (AP®)

350 BALDWIN CREEK RD
LANDER, WY 82520
B Bronze Medal

13:1
Smaller than National Avg

510 Students

40 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#258
2501 WEST ADDISON ST
CHICAGO, IL 60618
G Gold Medal

18:1
Larger than National Avg

4,330 Students

235 Teachers

59.1
Above National Avg

70% Tested (AP®)

56% Passed (AP®)

1301 SOUTH 8TH AVE
LANETT, AL 36863
B Bronze Medal

15:1
Near National Avg

228 Students

15 Teachers

7.8
Below National Avg

31% Tested (AP®)

0% Passed (AP®)

206 CHESTNUT
LANGFORD, SD 57454
B Bronze Medal

12:1
Smaller than National Avg

72 Students

6 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#1,995
17610 FM 529
HOUSTON, TX 77095
S Silver Medal

17:1
Near National Avg

3,034 Students

183 Teachers

18.5
Near National Avg

24% Tested (AP®)

17% Passed (AP®)

#96
6520 GEORGETOWN PK
MCLEAN, VA 22101
G Gold Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

2,033 Students

125 Teachers

76.5
Above National Avg

79% Tested (AP®)

76% Passed (AP®)

7501 HALL RD
FAIRBURN, GA 30213
B Bronze Medal

18:1
Near National Avg

1,856 Students

104 Teachers

11.7
Below National Avg

33% Tested (AP®)

4% Passed (AP®)

325 WEST PATTEN AVE
LAKELAND, GA 31635
B Bronze Medal

17:1
Near National Avg

419 Students

25 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

201 SPRING LN
PHILADELPHIA, PA 19128
B Bronze Medal

21:1
Larger than National Avg

282 Students

13 Teachers

13.3
Near National Avg

53% Tested (AP®)

0% Passed (AP®)

51633 COACH RD
LAPINE, OR 97739
B Bronze Medal

24:1
Larger than National Avg

520 Students

22 Teachers

10.4
Below National Avg

18% Tested (AP®)

8% Passed (AP®)

315 MAIN ST WEST
LAPORTE, MN 56461
B Bronze Medal

12:1
Smaller than National Avg

114 Students

10 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

13155 HWY 175 EAST
LARUE, TX 75770
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

116 Students

14 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

925 SOUTH LINCOLN BLVD
HODGENVILLE, KY 42748
B Bronze Medal

18:1
Near National Avg

720 Students

41 Teachers

10.1
Below National Avg

13% Tested (AP®)

9% Passed (AP®)

#423
1460 SOUTH MAIN ST
WALNUT CREEK, CA 94596
G Gold Medal

21:1
Larger than National Avg

1,482 Students

70 Teachers

50.2
Above National Avg

55% Tested (AP®)

48% Passed (AP®)

#1,011
315 SOUTH 7TH ST
LAS VEGAS, NV 89101
S Silver Medal

24:1
Larger than National Avg

1,696 Students

71 Teachers

34.8
Above National Avg

41% Tested (AP®)

33% 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 3
Silver 9
Bronze 15
Non-medaled 73

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