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
#923
1901 WEST 15TH ST
EDMOND, OK 73013
S Silver Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

1,881 Students

120 Teachers

34.0
Above National Avg

41% Tested (AP®)

32% Passed (AP®)

708 BRIDGE ST
CORNELL, WI 54732
B Bronze Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

209 Students

13 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

1111 EDWARDS ST
PANACA, NV 89042
B Bronze Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

193 Students

12 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#410
401 KINGS HWY EAST
HADDONFIELD, NJ 08033
G Gold Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

758 Students

48 Teachers

49.2
Above National Avg

52% Tested (AP®)

48% Passed (AP®)

532 FARADAY ST
ALCOA, TN 37701
B Bronze Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

543 Students

35 Teachers

10.2
Near National Avg

22% Tested (AP®)

6% Passed (AP®)

#374
250 EAST 111TH ST
CHICAGO, IL 60628
G Gold Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

769 Students

49 Teachers

50.8
Above National Avg

75% Tested (AP®)

43% Passed (AP®)

#559
600 LK FOREST DR
MCKINNEY, TX 75070
S Silver Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

2,876 Students

183 Teachers

43.7
Above National Avg

56% Tested (AP®)

39% Passed (AP®)

#607
3324 RANCH RD 620 SOUTH
AUSTIN, TX 78738
S Silver Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

2,086 Students

133 Teachers

42.4
Above National Avg

49% Tested (AP®)

40% Passed (AP®)

#683
405 SOUTH DEAN RD
AUBURN, AL 36830
S Silver Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

1,413 Students

90 Teachers

39.9
Above National Avg

54% Tested (AP®)

35% Passed (AP®)

301 COUNTY RD 2
BARRETT, MN 56311
B Bronze Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

344 Students

22 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#45
1034 NORTH WELLS ST
CHICAGO, IL 60610
G Gold Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

895 Students

57 Teachers

88.1
Above National Avg

93% Tested (AP®)

87% Passed (AP®)

663 HOUSTON ST
COTTONWOOD, AL 36320
B Bronze Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

738 Students

47 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#405
2000 UNIVERSITY AVE
MUNCIE, IN 47306
G Gold Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

581 Students

37 Teachers

49.4
Above National Avg

82% Tested (AP®)

39% Passed (AP®)

948 JACKSON LIBERTY DR SW
BROOKHAVEN, MS 39601
B Bronze Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

707 Students

45 Teachers

0.6
Below National Avg

2% Tested (AP®)

0% Passed (AP®)

#849
4207 PLANO PARKWAY
CARROLLTON, TX 75010
S Silver Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

2,106 Students

134 Teachers

35.7
Above National Avg

42% Tested (AP®)

33% Passed (AP®)

#1,908
425 NORTH WAVERLY
GARDNER, KS 66030
S Silver Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

1,273 Students

81 Teachers

19.0
Near National Avg

30% Tested (AP®)

16% Passed (AP®)

HWY 58
EWING, VA 24248
B Bronze Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

318 Students

20 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#872
1301 OAK AVE
LINWOOD, NJ 08221
S Silver Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

1,550 Students

99 Teachers

35.3
Above National Avg

42% Tested (AP®)

33% Passed (AP®)

505 HWY 49 SOUTH
CONCORD, NC 28025
B Bronze Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

1,189 Students

76 Teachers

13.8
Near National Avg

19% Tested (AP®)

12% Passed (AP®)

86 MUSTANG DR
SARAH, MS 38665
B Bronze Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

351 Students

22 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#177
770 SALEM ST
MALDEN, MA 02148
G Gold Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

1,390 Students

88 Teachers

62.5
Above National Avg

71% Tested (IB)

60% Passed (IB)

#192
255 LAFAYETTE AVE
CHATHAM, NJ 07928
G Gold Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

1,109 Students

71 Teachers

61.3
Above National Avg

64% Tested (AP®)

60% Passed (AP®)

#200
268 SO FINLEY AVE
BASKING RIDGE, NJ 07920
G Gold Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

1,729 Students

110 Teachers

60.7
Above National Avg

64% Tested (AP®)

60% Passed (AP®)

#564
869 MASS AVE
ARLINGTON, MA 02476
S Silver Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

1,196 Students

76 Teachers

43.5
Above National Avg

53% Tested (AP®)

40% Passed (AP®)

420 EAST CENTRAL ST
HARLAN, KY 40831
B Bronze Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

490 Students

31 Teachers

6.9
Below National Avg

16% Tested (AP®)

4% 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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