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
#385
6130 SOUTH WOLCOTT AVE
CHICAGO, IL 60636
G Gold Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

907 Students

58 Teachers

51.9
Above National Avg

83% Tested (AP®)

42% Passed (AP®)

#1,969
18527 EAST FRONT ST
LINDEN, CA 95236
S Silver Medal

21:1
Larger than National Avg

719 Students

34 Teachers

18.9
Near National Avg

31% Tested (AP®)

15% Passed (AP®)

#1,891
302 SW 8TH
LINDSAY, OK 73052
S Silver Medal

13:1
Near National Avg

278 Students

22 Teachers

19.9
Near National Avg

29% Tested (AP®)

17% Passed (AP®)

#1,084
625 KNIGHT DR
LINDSAY, TX 76250
S Silver Medal

12:1
Smaller than National Avg

256 Students

21 Teachers

33.3
Above National Avg

55% Tested (AP®)

26% Passed (AP®)

21261 NORTH FM 219
LINGLEVILLE, TX 76461
B Bronze Medal

11:1
Smaller than National Avg

238 Students

21 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#1,141
3111 NORTH 10TH ST
MARION, IA 52302
S Silver Medal

17:1
Near National Avg

1,788 Students

106 Teachers

32.2
Above National Avg

38% Tested (AP®)

30% Passed (AP®)

10 NE H ST
LINTON, IN 47441
B Bronze Medal

12:1
Smaller than National Avg

353 Students

29 Teachers

12.0
Below National Avg

25% Tested (AP®)

8% Passed (AP®)

211 NORTH KICKAPOO
LIPAN, TX 76462
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

114 Students

12 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#1,460
1800 SHORT ST
LISLE, IL 60532
S Silver Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

529 Students

32 Teachers

26.5
Near National Avg

32% Tested (AP®)

25% Passed (AP®)

#835
14 PLUMB HILL RD
LITCHFIELD, CT 06759
S Silver Medal

11:1
Smaller than National Avg

543 Students

49 Teachers

38.3
Above National Avg

42% Tested (AP®)

37% Passed (AP®)

700 MAIN ST
LITTLEFORK, MN 56653
B Bronze Medal

14:1
Near National Avg

152 Students

11 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

2351 PENNINGTON RD
LIVE OAK, CA 95953
B Bronze Medal

24:1
Larger than National Avg

520 Students

22 Teachers

6.0
Below National Avg

14% Tested (AP®)

3% Passed (AP®)

#1,537
600 MAPLE ST
LIVERMORE, CA 94550
S Silver Medal

24:1
Larger than National Avg

1,929 Students

81 Teachers

25.3
Near National Avg

30% Tested (AP®)

24% Passed (AP®)

#1,394
1617 MAIN ST
LIVINGSTON, CA 95334
S Silver Medal

24:1
Larger than National Avg

1,150 Students

47 Teachers

27.6
Above National Avg

41% Tested (AP®)

23% Passed (AP®)

2509 SOUTH STATE HWY 16
LLANO, TX 78643
B Bronze Medal

11:1
Smaller than National Avg

527 Students

46 Teachers

9.5
Below National Avg

21% Tested (AP®)

6% Passed (AP®)

450 BARTLETT AVE
ERLANGER, KY 41018
B Bronze Medal

15:1
Near National Avg

558 Students

38 Teachers

7.8
Below National Avg

11% Tested (AP®)

7% Passed (AP®)

#1,353
1212 COWPENS AVE
BALTIMORE, MD 21286
S Silver Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

942 Students

60 Teachers

28.1
Above National Avg

36% Tested (AP®)

25% Passed (AP®)

#487
99 HORSE HOLLOW RD
LOCUST VALLEY, NY 11560
G Gold Medal

13:1
Near National Avg

678 Students

51 Teachers

47.5
Above National Avg

76% Tested (AP®)

38% Passed (AP®)

#1,781
1500 RANGER DR
LA CROSSE, WI 54603
S Silver Medal

14:1
Near National Avg

890 Students

63 Teachers

21.4
Near National Avg

30% Tested (AP®)

18% Passed (AP®)

2163 COUNTY RD G
HOOPER, NE 68031
B Bronze Medal

11:1
Smaller than National Avg

255 Students

23 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

6286 NORTH MERIDIAN
LONE GROVE, OK 73443
B Bronze Medal

13:1
Near National Avg

397 Students

30 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

2606 PANTHER CREEK PARKWAY
FRISCO, TX 75034
B Bronze Medal

12:1
Smaller than National Avg

823 Students

71 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#1,410
1040 SUNSET ST
LONGMONT, CO 80501
S Silver Medal

21:1
Larger than National Avg

1,201 Students

58 Teachers

27.3
Above National Avg

38% Tested (AP®)

24% Passed (AP®)

350 LOOKOUT HIGH
CHATTANOOGA, TN 37419
B Bronze Medal

11:1
Smaller than National Avg

360 Students

34 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

101 BRYAN
LOOMIS, NE 68958
B Bronze Medal

10:1
Smaller than National Avg

105 Students

11 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 3
Silver 9
Bronze 15
Non-medaled 73

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