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
#1,318
1609 EAST CAMERON AVE
WEST COVINA, CA 91791
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

2,892 Students

N/A Teachers

27.3
Above National Avg

36% Tested (AP®)

25% Passed (AP®)

1200 NEW STINE RD
BAKERSFIELD, CA 93309
B Bronze Medal

N/A
N/A

2,113 Students

N/A Teachers

9.0
Near National Avg

12% Tested (AP®)

8% Passed (AP®)

#805
20401 VICTOR ST
TORRANCE, CA 90503
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

2,110 Students

N/A Teachers

36.6
Above National Avg

42% Tested (AP®)

35% Passed (AP®)

#347
1105 NORTH GRANT ST
WEST LAFAYETTE, IN 47906
G Gold Medal

N/A
N/A

1,066 Students

N/A Teachers

52.0
Above National Avg

56% Tested (AP®)

51% Passed (AP®)

#784
26255 WEST VALENCIA BLVD
VALENCIA, CA 91381
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

2,787 Students

N/A Teachers

37.3
Above National Avg

51% Tested (AP®)

33% Passed (AP®)

1200 ANNA ST
WEST SACRAMENTO, CA 95605
B Bronze Medal

N/A
N/A

73 Students

N/A Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#2,224
3805 HAPPY VALLEY RD
COTTONWOOD, CA 96022
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

935 Students

N/A Teachers

15.4
Near National Avg

19% Tested (AP®)

14% Passed (AP®)

3401 WEST MUSTANG WAY
HEMET, CA 92545
B Bronze Medal

N/A
N/A

1,877 Students

N/A Teachers

14.3
Near National Avg

19% Tested (AP®)

13% Passed (AP®)

#1,797
501 SOUTH WESTERN AVE
ANAHEIM, CA 92804
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

2,273 Students

N/A Teachers

20.4
Near National Avg

27% Tested (AP®)

18% Passed (AP®)

#314
100 NORTH LAKEVIEW CANYON RD
WESTLAKE VILLAGE, CA 91362
G Gold Medal

N/A
N/A

2,379 Students

N/A Teachers

53.5
Above National Avg

62% Tested (AP®)

51% Passed (AP®)

#1,769
14325 GOLDENWEST ST
WESTMINSTER, CA 92683
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

2,699 Students

N/A Teachers

20.7
Near National Avg

27% Tested (AP®)

19% Passed (AP®)

#1,321
131 WESTMOOR AVE
DALY CITY, CA 94015
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

1,725 Students

N/A Teachers

27.2
Above National Avg

32% Tested (AP®)

26% Passed (AP®)

#208
13500 CAMINO DEL SUR
SAN DIEGO, CA 92129
G Gold Medal

N/A
N/A

2,361 Students

N/A Teachers

60.0
Above National Avg

70% Tested (AP®)

57% Passed (AP®)

3435 DON PEDRO RD
CERES, CA 95307
B Bronze Medal

N/A
N/A

163 Students

N/A Teachers

7.4
Below National Avg

9% Tested (AP®)

7% Passed (AP®)

#718
701 WILDCAT BLVD
ROCKLIN, CA 95765
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

1,645 Students

N/A Teachers

39.1
Above National Avg

53% Tested (AP®)

35% Passed (AP®)

#27
16800 SHOEMAKER AVE
CERRITOS, CA 90703
G Gold Medal

N/A
N/A

1,023 Students

N/A Teachers

95.5
Above National Avg

98% Tested (AP®)

95% Passed (AP®)

#1,543
12417 EAST PHILADELPHIA ST
WHITTIER, CA 90601
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

2,561 Students

N/A Teachers

23.6
Above National Avg

32% Tested (AP®)

21% Passed (AP®)

250 SIERRA COLLEGE DR
GRASS VALLEY, CA 95945
B Bronze Medal

N/A
N/A

168 Students

N/A Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#571
5356 SOUTH FIFTH AVE
LOS ANGELES, CA 90043
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

471 Students

N/A Teachers

43.4
Above National Avg

100% Tested (AP®)

24% Passed (AP®)

#1,233
5461 WINNETKA AVE
WOODLAND HILLS, CA 91364
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

2,641 Students

N/A Teachers

28.6
Above National Avg

35% Tested (AP®)

27% Passed (AP®)

#2,177
37423 70TH ST EAST
PALMDALE, CA 93552
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

3,418 Students

N/A Teachers

16.0
Near National Avg

27% Tested (AP®)

12% Passed (AP®)

#743
24825 NORTH NEWHALL AVE
NEWHALL, CA 91321
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

2,111 Students

N/A Teachers

38.5
Above National Avg

46% Tested (AP®)

36% Passed (AP®)

1994 NORTH COUGAR DR
PAVILLION, WY 82523
B Bronze Medal

N/A
N/A

224 Students

N/A Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#1,074
2 MEADOWBROOK
IRVINE, CA 92604
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

2,161 Students

N/A Teachers

31.5
Above National Avg

36% Tested (AP®)

30% Passed (AP®)

#1,165
2551 WOODCREEK OAKS BLVD
ROSEVILLE, CA 95747
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

2,117 Students

N/A Teachers

29.8
Above National Avg

37% Tested (AP®)

27% 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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