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
701 HWY 72
IUKA, MS 38852
B Bronze Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

616 Students

40 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

84 TROJAN LN
SALTSBURG, PA 15681
B Bronze Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

420 Students

27 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

405 PIERCE
EVENSVILLE, TN 37332
B Bronze Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

1,354 Students

87 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#139
3434 SOUTH R L THORNTON
DALLAS, TX 75224
G Gold Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

895 Students

58 Teachers

70.0
Above National Avg

90% Tested (AP®)

64% Passed (AP®)

#509
5109B WEST ENTERPRISE ST
NORTH CHARLESTON, SC 29405
S Silver Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

1,060 Students

68 Teachers

46.7
Above National Avg

63% Tested (AP®)

41% Passed (AP®)

264 EAST PINE ST
MCBEE, SC 29101
B Bronze Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

467 Students

30 Teachers

11.9
Below National Avg

19% Tested (AP®)

10% Passed (AP®)

930 SOUTH MAIN ST
BELL, FL 32619
B Bronze Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

724 Students

47 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

4154 HWY 36
SHELBINA, MO 63468
B Bronze Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

232 Students

15 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

2986 TRAPHILL RD
HAYS, NC 28635
B Bronze Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

703 Students

45 Teachers

8.4
Below National Avg

9% Tested (AP®)

8% Passed (AP®)

#1,470
1499 HARD RD
COLUMBUS, OH 43235
S Silver Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

1,194 Students

77 Teachers

26.4
Near National Avg

29% Tested (AP®)

26% Passed (AP®)

124 SOUTH SCHOOL ST
ALMA CENTER, WI 54611
B Bronze Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

174 Students

11 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#1,013
6746 CARLISLE PK
MECHANICSBURG, PA 17050
S Silver Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

2,570 Students

165 Teachers

34.8
Above National Avg

40% Tested (AP®)

33% Passed (AP®)

#1,616
301 BLUE DEVIL WAY
SHARPSVILLE, PA 16150
S Silver Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

404 Students

26 Teachers

23.7
Near National Avg

31% Tested (AP®)

21% Passed (AP®)

#730
1401 EAST BECKER RD
MARSHFIELD, WI 54449
S Silver Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

1,238 Students

79 Teachers

40.8
Above National Avg

45% Tested (AP®)

39% Passed (AP®)

65 MENNEL DR
GREENSBURG, PA 15601
B Bronze Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

943 Students

61 Teachers

2.9
Below National Avg

4% Tested (AP®)

2% Passed (AP®)

#342
4300 CENTENNIAL LN
ELLICOTT CITY, MD 21042
G Gold Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

1,434 Students

92 Teachers

54.6
Above National Avg

59% Tested (AP®)

53% Passed (AP®)

1130 SOUTH SR 66
MARENGO, IN 47140
B Bronze Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

717 Students

46 Teachers

8.3
Below National Avg

21% Tested (AP®)

4% Passed (AP®)

337 NORTH JACKSON ST
MONDOVI, WI 54755
B Bronze Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

313 Students

20 Teachers

12.1
Near National Avg

14% Tested (AP®)

11% Passed (AP®)

#1,690
8100 WISE AVE
BALTIMORE, MD 21222
S Silver Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

1,442 Students

93 Teachers

22.6
Near National Avg

38% Tested (AP®)

17% Passed (AP®)

438 BULLDOG ST
HOTCHKISS, CO 81419
B Bronze Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

239 Students

15 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

509 NORTH VANCE ST
RED SPRINGS, NC 28377
B Bronze Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

758 Students

49 Teachers

5.1
Below National Avg

16% Tested (AP®)

1% Passed (AP®)

500 PIRATE COVE
PEARL, MS 39208
B Bronze Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

1,062 Students

68 Teachers

3.9
Below National Avg

10% Tested (AP®)

2% Passed (AP®)

#414
3751 JOHN TYLER HWY
WILLIAMSBURG, VA 23135
G Gold Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

1,186 Students

76 Teachers

50.6
Above National Avg

62% Tested (AP®)

47% Passed (AP®)

1030 LA BONITA DR
SAN MARCOS, CA 92078
B Bronze Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

78 Students

5 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#1,802
600 LAFAYETTE ST
ARCHBOLD, OH 43502
S Silver Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

376 Students

24 Teachers

21.1
Near National Avg

30% Tested (AP®)

18% 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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