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
#360
74 WOODVILLE RD
FALMOUTH, ME 04105
G Gold Medal

12:1
Near National Avg

704 Students

57 Teachers

51.3
Above National Avg

63% Tested (AP®)

47% Passed (AP®)

#359
4200 ELKINS DR
SUGAR LAND, TX 77479
G Gold Medal

19:1
Larger than National Avg

2,876 Students

152 Teachers

51.3
Above National Avg

55% Tested (AP®)

50% Passed (AP®)

#358
625 PARK AVE
LAGUNA BEACH, CA 92651
G Gold Medal

N/A
N/A

1,040 Students

N/A Teachers

51.3
Above National Avg

58% Tested (AP®)

49% Passed (AP®)

#357
3101 MAIN ST
VANCOUVER, WA 98663
G Gold Medal

23:1
Larger than National Avg

569 Students

25 Teachers

51.3
Above National Avg

61% Tested (AP®)

48% Passed (AP®)

#356
609 WEBSTER ST
NEEDHAM, MA 02494
G Gold Medal

14:1
Near National Avg

1,433 Students

99 Teachers

51.5
Above National Avg

55% Tested (AP®)

50% Passed (AP®)

#355
1 GRIZZLY WAY
GRANITE BAY, CA 95746
G Gold Medal

N/A
N/A

2,173 Students

N/A Teachers

51.6
Above National Avg

59% Tested (AP®)

49% Passed (AP®)

#354
4300 EAST SUNRISE DR
TUCSON, AZ 85718
G Gold Medal

20:1
Larger than National Avg

1,729 Students

87 Teachers

51.6
Above National Avg

58% Tested (AP®)

50% Passed (AP®)

#353
5624 FRERET ST
NEW ORLEANS, LA 70115
G Gold Medal

15:1
Near National Avg

1,636 Students

106 Teachers

51.7
Above National Avg

76% Tested (AP®)

44% Passed (AP®)

#352
711 SOUTH POTOMAC ST
HAGERSTOWN, MD 21740
G Gold Medal

14:1
Near National Avg

200 Students

15 Teachers

51.8
Above National Avg

79% Tested (AP®)

43% Passed (AP®)

#351
1445 STATE ROUTE 31
ANNANDALE, NJ 08801
G Gold Medal

15:1
Near National Avg

1,695 Students

114 Teachers

51.8
Above National Avg

62% Tested (AP®)

48% 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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