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
RAILROAD AND MARQUETTE
BUENA VISTA, CO 81211
B Bronze Medal

14:1
Near National Avg

294 Students

21 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

3317 BUFFALO RD
BUFFALO, WV 25033
B Bronze Medal

13:1
Near National Avg

283 Students

21 Teachers

17.5
Near National Avg

30% Tested (AP®)

13% Passed (AP®)

803 WEST DREW
MONETTE, AR 72447
B Bronze Medal

11:1
Smaller than National Avg

163 Students

15 Teachers

6.8
Below National Avg

22% Tested (AP®)

2% Passed (AP®)

877 BISON BLVD
BUFFALO, MN 55313
B Bronze Medal

20:1
Larger than National Avg

1,777 Students

89 Teachers

12.0
Below National Avg

19% Tested (AP®)

10% Passed (AP®)

1800 BUHACH RD
ATWATER, CA 95301
B Bronze Medal

24:1
Larger than National Avg

1,817 Students

77 Teachers

15.5
Near National Avg

31% Tested (AP®)

10% Passed (AP®)

9154 2125 NORTH AVE
SHEFFIELD, IL 61361
B Bronze Medal

12:1
Smaller than National Avg

359 Students

31 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

440 EAST MAIN ST
BURGIN, KY 40310
B Bronze Medal

14:1
Near National Avg

243 Students

17 Teachers

13.6
Near National Avg

29% Tested (AP®)

9% Passed (AP®)

1057 BURKE VETERANS PARKWAY
WAYNESBORO, GA 30830
B Bronze Medal

15:1
Near National Avg

1,213 Students

83 Teachers

5.7
Below National Avg

15% Tested (AP®)

2% Passed (AP®)

421 TERRACE DR
BURLINGTON, IA 52601
B Bronze Medal

14:1
Near National Avg

1,135 Students

79 Teachers

12.6
Near National Avg

13% Tested (AP®)

12% Passed (AP®)

301 NORTH BURLINGTON BLVD
BURLINGTON, WA 98233
B Bronze Medal

20:1
Larger than National Avg

1,156 Students

57 Teachers

17.3
Near National Avg

26% Tested (AP®)

14% Passed (AP®)

109 SCHOOL AVE
BURLINGTON, WY 82411
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

81 Students

9 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

37571 MOUNTAIN VIEW RD
BURNEY, CA 96013
B Bronze Medal

17:1
Near National Avg

221 Students

13 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

326 EAST EAGLE ST
BURR OAK, MI 49030
B Bronze Medal

8:1
Smaller than National Avg

83 Students

10 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

917 NORTH MAIN
BURTON, TX 77835
B Bronze Medal

7:1
Smaller than National Avg

153 Students

22 Teachers

8.6
Below National Avg

34% Tested (AP®)

0% Passed (AP®)

440 HUBBARD AVE
BUTTERFIELD, MN 56120
B Bronze Medal

12:1
Smaller than National Avg

100 Students

8 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

500 SOUTH NEW BETHEL BLVD
ADA, OK 74820
B Bronze Medal

11:1
Smaller than National Avg

297 Students

27 Teachers

14.8
Near National Avg

31% Tested (AP®)

9% Passed (AP®)

704 TOLIVER
BYNUM, TX 76631
B Bronze Medal

12:1
Smaller than National Avg

252 Students

22 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

720 PEABODY ST
CABOOL, MO 65689
B Bronze Medal

13:1
Near National Avg

239 Students

19 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

25 COMMON RD
CABOT, VT 05647
B Bronze Medal

11:1
Smaller than National Avg

227 Students

21 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

2268 HWY 8 EAST
NORMAN, AR 71960
B Bronze Medal

12:1
Smaller than National Avg

271 Students

23 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

2710 GILMER
CADDO MILLS, TX 75135
B Bronze Medal

14:1
Near National Avg

443 Students

31 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

455 5TH ST SE
CAIRO, GA 39828
B Bronze Medal

15:1
Near National Avg

1,135 Students

74 Teachers

13.1
Near National Avg

18% Tested (AP®)

11% Passed (AP®)

1441 GULL AVE
LATIMER, IA 50452
B Bronze Medal

7:1
Smaller than National Avg

104 Students

14 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

34 BLUE DEVIL HILL
CALAIS, ME 04619
B Bronze Medal

12:1
Smaller than National Avg

328 Students

28 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

201 NORTH BEADLE
CALHOUN CITY, MS 38916
B Bronze Medal

17:1
Near National Avg

225 Students

13 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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