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
#2,290
1765 WEST CERRITOS AVE
ANAHEIM, CA 92804
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

2,732 Students

N/A Teachers

14.8
Near National Avg

21% Tested (AP®)

13% Passed (AP®)

#2,289
2660 DAYTON XENIA RD
BEAVERCREEK, OH 45434
S Silver Medal

19:1
Larger than National Avg

2,465 Students

130 Teachers

14.8
Near National Avg

16% Tested (AP®)

14% Passed (AP®)

#2,288
233 COUNTY RD 40
SULLIVAN, OH 44880
S Silver Medal

15:1
Near National Avg

431 Students

29 Teachers

14.8
Near National Avg

28% Tested (AP®)

10% Passed (AP®)

#2,287
74 CAMPUS DR
MAYNARD, AR 72444
S Silver Medal

12:1
Smaller than National Avg

260 Students

21 Teachers

14.8
Near National Avg

41% Tested (AP®)

6% Passed (AP®)

#2,286
1069 CR 4660
MOUNT PLEASANT, TX 75455
S Silver Medal

11:1
Smaller than National Avg

336 Students

31 Teachers

14.8
Near National Avg

27% Tested (AP®)

11% Passed (AP®)

#2,285
86 OLD WARD BRG. RD
PLYMOUTH, NH 03264
S Silver Medal

12:1
Smaller than National Avg

714 Students

59 Teachers

14.8
Near National Avg

20% Tested (AP®)

13% Passed (AP®)

#2,284
1331 CECIL AVE
DELANO, CA 93215
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

1,700 Students

N/A Teachers

14.9
Near National Avg

20% Tested (AP®)

13% Passed (AP®)

#2,283
18200 TOLEDO BLADE BLVD
PORT CHARLOTTE, FL 33948
S Silver Medal

20:1
Larger than National Avg

1,963 Students

98 Teachers

14.9
Near National Avg

18% Tested (AP®)

14% Passed (AP®)

#2,282
310 MONTPELIER AVE
FORSYTH, GA 31029
S Silver Medal

17:1
Larger than National Avg

1,154 Students

67 Teachers

14.9
Near National Avg

28% Tested (AP®)

11% Passed (AP®)

#2,281
3930 WEST GREENWAY RD
PHOENIX, AZ 85053
S Silver Medal

22:1
Larger than National Avg

1,578 Students

72 Teachers

14.9
Near National Avg

19% Tested (AP®)

14% Passed (AP®)

#2,280
1415 FONTANA RD
BRYSON CITY, NC 28713
S Silver Medal

13:1
Near National Avg

613 Students

46 Teachers

14.9
Near National Avg

19% Tested (AP®)

13% Passed (AP®)

#2,279
1765 WTLO RD
SOMERSET, KY 42503
S Silver Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

1,142 Students

71 Teachers

14.9
Near National Avg

22% Tested (AP®)

12% Passed (AP®)

#2,278
359 SCHOOL AVE
WEST FORK, AR 72774
S Silver Medal

14:1
Near National Avg

377 Students

27 Teachers

14.9
Near National Avg

17% Tested (AP®)

14% Passed (AP®)

#2,277
1140 DR M LUTHER KING JR ST
INDIANAPOLIS, IN 46202
S Silver Medal

17:1
Near National Avg

827 Students

50 Teachers

14.9
Near National Avg

54% Tested (AP®)

2% Passed (AP®)

#2,276
3701 STEPHEN DR
NORTH HIGHLANDS, CA 95660
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

306 Students

N/A Teachers

14.9
Near National Avg

21% Tested (AP®)

13% Passed (AP®)

#2,275
300 EAST DOUGLAS ST
GERVAIS, OR 97026
S Silver Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

322 Students

20 Teachers

14.9
Near National Avg

31% Tested (AP®)

10% Passed (AP®)

#2,274
1475 EAST AVE
CHICO, CA 95926
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

1,958 Students

N/A Teachers

14.9
Near National Avg

20% Tested (AP®)

13% Passed (AP®)

#2,273
52 CODDINGTON ST
QUINCY, MA 02169
S Silver Medal

13:1
Near National Avg

1,441 Students

111 Teachers

14.9
Near National Avg

17% Tested (AP®)

14% Passed (AP®)

#2,272
2201 ST JOHNS AVE
BILLINGS, MT 59102
S Silver Medal

15:1
Near National Avg

1,906 Students

128 Teachers

15.0
Near National Avg

19% Tested (AP®)

14% Passed (AP®)

#2,271
1 SAGE DR
MONTICELLO, IL 61856
S Silver Medal

15:1
Near National Avg

555 Students

36 Teachers

15.0
Near National Avg

17% Tested (AP®)

14% Passed (AP®)

#2,270
21175 15 MILE RD
BIG RAPIDS, MI 49307
S Silver Medal

23:1
Larger than National Avg

687 Students

30 Teachers

15.0
Near National Avg

22% Tested (AP®)

13% Passed (AP®)

#2,269
11040 BROOKSHIRE AVE
DOWNEY, CA 90241
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

4,163 Students

N/A Teachers

15.0
Near National Avg

18% Tested (AP®)

14% Passed (AP®)

#2,268
901 COLUS AVE
COLUSA, CA 95932
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

344 Students

N/A Teachers

15.0
Near National Avg

24% Tested (AP®)

12% Passed (AP®)

#2,267
350 SOUTH JOHN MCBRIDE AVE
ANGOLA, IN 46703
S Silver Medal

20:1
Larger than National Avg

963 Students

49 Teachers

15.0
Near National Avg

29% Tested (AP®)

10% Passed (AP®)

#2,266
80 STATEROUTE 271 SOUTH
LEWISPORT, KY 42351
S Silver Medal

15:1
Near National Avg

480 Students

32 Teachers

15.0
Near National Avg

28% Tested (AP®)

11% 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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