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
400 PREECE WAY
YREKA, CA 96097
B Bronze Medal

N/A
N/A

659 Students

N/A Teachers

7.6
Below National Avg

11% Tested (AP®)

7% Passed (AP®)

8600 ALAMEDA AVE
EL PASO, TX 79907
B Bronze Medal

14:1
Near National Avg

1,673 Students

117 Teachers

14.8
Near National Avg

43% Tested (AP®)

5% Passed (AP®)

850 B ST
YUBA CITY, CA 95991
B Bronze Medal

N/A
N/A

1,683 Students

N/A Teachers

14.7
Near National Avg

27% Tested (AP®)

10% Passed (AP®)

RR 148
ZEIGLER, IL 62999
B Bronze Medal

12:1
Smaller than National Avg

192 Students

16 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

649 CHAMPIONSHIP DR
ZWOLLE, LA 71486
B Bronze Medal

11:1
Smaller than National Avg

295 Students

27 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 2
Silver 7
Bronze 13
Non-medaled 78

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