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
#1,994
1 TIGER LN
WARSAW, IN 46580
S Silver Medal

18:1
Larger than National Avg

2,138 Students

116 Teachers

18.5
Near National Avg

25% Tested (AP®)

16% Passed (AP®)

#1,993
4601 EAST ETOWAH RD
NOBLE, OK 73068
S Silver Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

790 Students

49 Teachers

18.5
Near National Avg

40% Tested (AP®)

11% Passed (AP®)

#1,992
803 NORTH ASPEN ST
LINCOLNTON, NC 28092
S Silver Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

895 Students

57 Teachers

18.6
Near National Avg

31% Tested (AP®)

14% Passed (AP®)

#1,991
235 O CALLAGHAN WAY
LYNN, MA 01905
S Silver Medal

19:1
Larger than National Avg

1,391 Students

74 Teachers

18.6
Near National Avg

34% Tested (AP®)

14% Passed (AP®)

#1,990
1224 NORTH HUSBAND ST
STILLWATER, OK 74075
S Silver Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

1,119 Students

68 Teachers

18.6
Near National Avg

22% Tested (AP®)

17% Passed (AP®)

#1,989
211 BORDER ST
BENTON, AR 72015
S Silver Medal

15:1
Near National Avg

992 Students

66 Teachers

18.6
Near National Avg

25% Tested (AP®)

16% Passed (AP®)

#1,988
39139 CHERRY VALLEY BLVD
BEAUMONT, CA 92223
S Silver Medal

29:1
Larger than National Avg

2,431 Students

85 Teachers

18.6
Near National Avg

32% Tested (AP®)

14% Passed (AP®)

#1,987
10555 THORNTON RD
STOCKTON, CA 95209
S Silver Medal

23:1
Larger than National Avg

1,932 Students

85 Teachers

18.6
Near National Avg

26% Tested (AP®)

16% Passed (AP®)

#1,986
1215 NORTH CAMERON AVE
WINSTON-SALEM, NC 27101
S Silver Medal

13:1
Near National Avg

432 Students

33 Teachers

18.6
Near National Avg

36% Tested (AP®)

13% Passed (AP®)

#1,985
1 ROUGHRIDER DR
WEST JEFFERSON, OH 43162
S Silver Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

334 Students

21 Teachers

18.6
Near National Avg

33% Tested (AP®)

14% Passed (AP®)

#1,984
1000 NEWTON RD
CAMILLA, GA 31730
S Silver Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

376 Students

42 Teachers

18.6
Near National Avg

75% Tested (AP®)

0% Passed (AP®)

#1,983
500 PHIFER RD
KINGS MOUNTAIN, NC 28086
S Silver Medal

15:1
Near National Avg

1,316 Students

85 Teachers

18.6
Near National Avg

32% Tested (AP®)

14% Passed (AP®)

#1,982
1221 NORTH PIONEER
ELK CITY, OK 73644
S Silver Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

400 Students

25 Teachers

18.7
Near National Avg

27% Tested (AP®)

16% Passed (AP®)

#1,981
580 OLD HOMESTEAD HWY
E. SWANZEY, NH 03446
S Silver Medal

11:1
Smaller than National Avg

592 Students

54 Teachers

18.8
Near National Avg

26% Tested (AP®)

16% Passed (AP®)

#1,980
11300 SE 23RD AVE
MILWAUKIE, OR 97222
S Silver Medal

24:1
Larger than National Avg

1,117 Students

46 Teachers

18.8
Near National Avg

27% Tested (AP®)

16% Passed (AP®)

#1,979
8601 HAGEMAN RD
BAKERSFIELD, CA 93312
S Silver Medal

26:1
Larger than National Avg

1,797 Students

68 Teachers

18.8
Near National Avg

22% Tested (AP®)

18% Passed (AP®)

#1,978
1 BOBCAT LN
HALLSVILLE, TX 75650
S Silver Medal

14:1
Near National Avg

1,267 Students

91 Teachers

18.8
Near National Avg

28% Tested (AP®)

16% Passed (AP®)

#1,977
11700 HIALEAH GARDENS BLVD
HIALEAH GARDENS, FL 33018
S Silver Medal

24:1
Larger than National Avg

2,569 Students

107 Teachers

18.8
Near National Avg

37% Tested (AP®)

13% Passed (AP®)

#1,976
1098 POMONA ST
CROCKETT, CA 94525
S Silver Medal

19:1
Larger than National Avg

480 Students

26 Teachers

18.8
Near National Avg

33% Tested (AP®)

14% Passed (AP®)

#1,975
55 CLINTON PLACE
NEWARK, NJ 07108
S Silver Medal

13:1
Smaller than National Avg

546 Students

43 Teachers

18.8
Near National Avg

34% Tested (AP®)

14% Passed (AP®)

#1,974
5700 DRAKE RD
GREENSBORO, NC 27406
S Silver Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

1,127 Students

70 Teachers

18.8
Near National Avg

31% Tested (AP®)

15% Passed (AP®)

#1,973
69250 DINAH SHORE DR
CATHEDRAL CITY, CA 92234
S Silver Medal

26:1
Larger than National Avg

2,702 Students

105 Teachers

18.8
Near National Avg

26% Tested (AP®)

16% Passed (AP®)

#1,972
41701 STETSON AVE
HEMET, CA 92544
S Silver Medal

28:1
Larger than National Avg

2,514 Students

89 Teachers

18.8
Near National Avg

29% Tested (AP®)

15% Passed (AP®)

#1,971
3870 SOUTH QUARTZ ST
GILBERT, AZ 85297
S Silver Medal

24:1
Larger than National Avg

1,758 Students

74 Teachers

18.9
Near National Avg

27% Tested (AP®)

16% Passed (AP®)

#1,970
1 DIGGER DR
SUGAR CITY, ID 83448
S Silver Medal

17:1
Near National Avg

437 Students

26 Teachers

18.9
Near National Avg

23% Tested (AP®)

17% 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 3
Silver 9
Bronze 15
Non-medaled 73

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