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
#2,215
845 SOUTH CRISMON
MESA, AZ 85208
S Silver Medal

23:1
Larger than National Avg

2,635 Students

116 Teachers

15.6
Near National Avg

23% Tested (AP®)

13% Passed (AP®)

#2,214
4850 COUNTY FARM RD
BLACKSHEAR, GA 31516
S Silver Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

926 Students

60 Teachers

15.6
Near National Avg

25% Tested (AP®)

13% Passed (AP®)

#2,213
1630 EAST SOUTHERN AVE
MESA, AZ 85204
S Silver Medal

23:1
Larger than National Avg

2,677 Students

119 Teachers

15.6
Near National Avg

21% Tested (AP®)

14% Passed (AP®)

#2,212
14544 COUNTY RD 6
METAMORA, OH 43540
S Silver Medal

15:1
Near National Avg

386 Students

26 Teachers

15.6
Near National Avg

19% Tested (AP®)

14% Passed (AP®)

#2,211
300 WEST MAIN ST
SPRINGPORT, MI 49284
S Silver Medal

19:1
Larger than National Avg

320 Students

17 Teachers

15.6
Near National Avg

23% Tested (AP®)

13% Passed (AP®)

#2,210
901 HWY 120
POTTSBORO, TX 75076
S Silver Medal

10:1
Smaller than National Avg

338 Students

33 Teachers

15.6
Near National Avg

19% Tested (AP®)

14% Passed (AP®)

#2,209
3407 PLATEAU RD
NEWTON, NC 28658
S Silver Medal

17:1
Near National Avg

1,074 Students

64 Teachers

15.6
Near National Avg

24% Tested (AP®)

13% Passed (AP®)

#2,208
1 DIGGER DR
SUGAR CITY, ID 83448
S Silver Medal

15:1
Near National Avg

429 Students

28 Teachers

15.6
Near National Avg

21% Tested (AP®)

14% Passed (AP®)

#2,207
2901 SOUTH SANTA FE
MOORE, OK 73160
S Silver Medal

17:1
Near National Avg

1,983 Students

120 Teachers

15.6
Near National Avg

24% Tested (AP®)

13% Passed (AP®)

#2,206
8200 WEST TROPICAL PARKWAY
LAS VEGAS, NV 89149
S Silver Medal

22:1
Larger than National Avg

1,881 Students

86 Teachers

15.6
Near National Avg

27% Tested (AP®)

12% Passed (AP®)

#2,205
6200 SOUTH HAMLIN AVE
CHICAGO, IL 60629
S Silver Medal

20:1
Larger than National Avg

1,723 Students

85 Teachers

15.6
Near National Avg

33% Tested (AP®)

10% Passed (AP®)

#2,204
14100 FRANKLIN BLVD
LAKEWOOD, OH 44107
S Silver Medal

17:1
Near National Avg

1,888 Students

112 Teachers

15.6
Near National Avg

20% Tested (AP®)

14% Passed (AP®)

#2,203
17889 US HWY 285
LA JARA, CO 81140
S Silver Medal

12:1
Smaller than National Avg

293 Students

25 Teachers

15.6
Near National Avg

38% Tested (AP®)

8% Passed (AP®)

#2,202
48 PENQUIS DR
MILO, ME 04463
S Silver Medal

11:1
Smaller than National Avg

329 Students

29 Teachers

15.6
Near National Avg

20% Tested (AP®)

14% Passed (AP®)

#2,201
16819 NE 159 ST
BRUSH PRAIRIE, WA 98606
S Silver Medal

23:1
Larger than National Avg

695 Students

30 Teachers

15.6
Near National Avg

19% Tested (AP®)

14% Passed (AP®)

#2,200
581 SOUTH CLARK ST
MESICK, MI 49668
S Silver Medal

19:1
Larger than National Avg

361 Students

19 Teachers

15.7
Near National Avg

39% Tested (AP®)

8% Passed (AP®)

#2,199
184 CAMPUS DR
WEST JEFFERS, NC 28694
S Silver Medal

13:1
Near National Avg

926 Students

71 Teachers

15.8
Near National Avg

19% Tested (AP®)

15% Passed (AP®)

#2,198
346 WEST RANDOLPH ST
ROSHOLT, WI 54473
S Silver Medal

14:1
Near National Avg

203 Students

15 Teachers

15.8
Near National Avg

21% Tested (AP®)

14% Passed (AP®)

#2,197
6350 NORTH STATE HWY 123
SEGUIN, TX 78155
S Silver Medal

14:1
Near National Avg

469 Students

33 Teachers

15.8
Near National Avg

28% Tested (AP®)

12% Passed (AP®)

#2,196
500 SOUTH MCQUEEN RD
GILBERT, AZ 85233
S Silver Medal

21:1
Larger than National Avg

2,491 Students

118 Teachers

15.8
Near National Avg

19% Tested (AP®)

15% Passed (AP®)

#2,195
200 WEST BOYLSTON ST
CLINTON, MA 01510
S Silver Medal

14:1
Near National Avg

527 Students

38 Teachers

15.8
Near National Avg

32% Tested (AP®)

10% Passed (AP®)

#2,194
16881 WEST SCHENDEL AVE
DELHI, CA 95315
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

699 Students

N/A Teachers

15.8
Near National Avg

27% Tested (AP®)

12% Passed (AP®)

#2,193
801 EAST HOUSTON ST
GARRETT, IN 46738
S Silver Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

598 Students

38 Teachers

15.8
Near National Avg

29% Tested (AP®)

11% Passed (AP®)

#2,192
59117 MINUTEMAN WAY
ELKHART, IN 46517
S Silver Medal

20:1
Larger than National Avg

1,499 Students

75 Teachers

15.8
Near National Avg

33% Tested (AP®)

10% Passed (AP®)

#2,191
81 INTERSTATE PARKWAY
BRADFORD, PA 16701
S Silver Medal

14:1
Near National Avg

883 Students

62 Teachers

15.9
Near National Avg

26% Tested (AP®)

12% 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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