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
256 LEWIS
MIDWEST, WY 82643
B Bronze Medal

8:1
Smaller than National Avg

184 Students

25 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

407 130TH AVE SOUTH
ONAMIA, MN 56359
B Bronze Medal

8:1
Smaller than National Avg

78 Students

10 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

5775 SPINDLE CT
CENTREVILLE, VA 20121
B Bronze Medal

8:1
Smaller than National Avg

239 Students

31 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

216 SHERMAN
MURRAY, IA 50174
B Bronze Medal

8:1
Smaller than National Avg

140 Students

17 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

200 TAYLOR ST
BARKSDALE, TX 78828
B Bronze Medal

8:1
Smaller than National Avg

153 Students

19 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

2800 NICOLAUS RD
LINCOLN, CA 95648
B Bronze Medal

8:1
Smaller than National Avg

1,187 Students

141 Teachers

8.2
Below National Avg

14% Tested (AP®)

6% Passed (AP®)

740 SHERMAN AVE
GRANT, NE 69140
B Bronze Medal

8:1
Smaller than National Avg

116 Students

15 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

81 VANDENBURG
DENISON, TX 75020
B Bronze Medal

8:1
Smaller than National Avg

57 Students

7 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#859
100 STATION ST
PORT ARANSAS, TX 78373
S Silver Medal

8:1
Smaller than National Avg

183 Students

22 Teachers

37.8
Above National Avg

60% Tested (AP®)

30% Passed (AP®)

24456 STATE HWY 114
ESSEX, MO 63846
B Bronze Medal

8:1
Smaller than National Avg

113 Students

14 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

919 WEST B ST
BASIN, WY 82410
B Bronze Medal

8:1
Smaller than National Avg

101 Students

12 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

413 12TH AVE
PATERSON, NJ 07514
B Bronze Medal

8:1
Smaller than National Avg

248 Students

33 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

575 5TH ST SW
FORMAN, ND 58032
B Bronze Medal

8:1
Smaller than National Avg

116 Students

14 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

100 EAST GENE LATHROP DR
SHELDON, MO 64784
B Bronze Medal

8:1
Smaller than National Avg

81 Students

10 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

950 FLYNN RD
CAMARILLO, CA 93012
B Bronze Medal

8:1
Smaller than National Avg

145 Students

17 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

201 SOUTH BARBOUR
OREGON, MO 64473
B Bronze Medal

8:1
Smaller than National Avg

115 Students

14 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

403 EAST 11TH AVE
SPEARMAN, TX 79081
B Bronze Medal

8:1
Smaller than National Avg

226 Students

29 Teachers

14.2
Near National Avg

36% Tested (AP®)

7% Passed (AP®)

#1,503
113 2ND AVE NW
SPRING GROVE, MN 55974
S Silver Medal

8:1
Smaller than National Avg

148 Students

18 Teachers

25.9
Near National Avg

41% Tested (AP®)

21% Passed (AP®)

312 SOUTH ELEVENTH ST
TARKIO, MO 64491
B Bronze Medal

8:1
Smaller than National Avg

161 Students

19 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

1 SCHOOL ST
WILMINGTON, VT 05363
B Bronze Medal

8:1
Smaller than National Avg

153 Students

20 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

1776 RARITAN RD
SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ 07076
B Bronze Medal

8:1
Smaller than National Avg

309 Students

38 Teachers

15.4
Near National Avg

21% Tested (AP®)

14% Passed (AP®)

2197 F M 2088
GILMER, TX 75644
B Bronze Medal

8:1
Smaller than National Avg

132 Students

16 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

11826 HWY 86
TURKEY, TX 79261
B Bronze Medal

8:1
Smaller than National Avg

225 Students

27 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

203 WEST PARK AVE
VIBORG, SD 57070
B Bronze Medal

8:1
Smaller than National Avg

72 Students

9 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#1,086
25 SISCO ST
WESTPORT, NY 12993
S Silver Medal

8:1
Smaller than National Avg

232 Students

28 Teachers

33.3
Above National Avg

48% Tested (AP®)

29% Passed (AP®)

606 WEST ST
WHITING, IA 51063
B Bronze Medal

8:1
Smaller than National Avg

118 Students

14 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

501 WEST SOUTH ST
ANNAWAN, IL 61234
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

110 Students

12 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

750 NORTH CONWAY ST
MERNA, NE 68856
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

101 Students

11 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

101 POHLEMANN DR
APACHE, OK 73006
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

144 Students

16 Teachers

13.7
Near National Avg

35% Tested (AP®)

6% Passed (AP®)

610 WALNUT
ARAPAHOE, NE 68922
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

132 Students

15 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#1,882
18 JULIAND ST
BAINBRIDGE, NY 13733
S Silver Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

440 Students

49 Teachers

20.0
Near National Avg

25% Tested (AP®)

18% Passed (AP®)

ROUTE 5 SOUTH
BELLOWS FALLS, VT 05101
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

349 Students

40 Teachers

8.9
Below National Avg

13% Tested (AP®)

8% Passed (AP®)

300 SOUTH WILSON ST
BIRCHWOOD, WI 54817
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

86 Students

9 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

307 WEST CYPRESS ST
BLOOMBURG, TX 75556
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

145 Students

17 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

109 SCHOOL AVE
BURLINGTON, WY 82411
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

81 Students

9 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

SAME AS ABOVE
CAMBRIDGE, NE 69022
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

157 Students

17 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

552 8TH ST
CARLIN, NV 89822
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

140 Students

15 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

209 SCHOOL ST
CASCADE, ID 83611
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

156 Students

17 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

715 EAST AMELIA ST
CASSVILLE, WI 53806
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

111 Students

13 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

RR 45
CISNE, IL 62823
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

128 Students

15 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

220 NORTH CLINTON
CLARK, SD 57225
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

107 Students

11 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#1,365
4921 STATE HWY 56
COLTON, NY 13625
S Silver Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

326 Students

38 Teachers

28.0
Above National Avg

40% Tested (AP®)

24% Passed (AP®)

525 MONTGOMERY ST
JERSEY CITY, NJ 07306
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

609 Students

67 Teachers

16.6
Near National Avg

26% Tested (AP®)

13% Passed (AP®)

115 WEST MIDDLE ST
CRESWELL, NC 27928
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

148 Students

17 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

1293 OLD HWY 6
CROSS, SC 29436
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

293 Students

31 Teachers

5.3
Below National Avg

21% Tested (AP®)

0% Passed (AP®)

700 NORTH MAIN
CROSS PLAINS, TX 76443
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

152 Students

17 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

324 LIBERTY ST
DELTA, MO 63744
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

137 Students

15 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

100 SCHOOL AVE
WHITE, SD 57276
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

127 Students

13 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

506 PERRY ST
ODELL, NE 68415
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

117 Students

13 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

14784 STATE HWY 30
DOWNSVILLE, NY 13755
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

286 Students

31 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

2512 COUNTY HWY 24
RUSSELL, NY 13684
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

253 Students

27 Teachers

17.3
Near National Avg

38% Tested (AP®)

10% Passed (AP®)

65 DICKENSON AVE
ENOSBURG FALLS, VT 05450
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

429 Students

50 Teachers

9.7
Below National Avg

28% Tested (AP®)

4% Passed (AP®)

308 WEYMOUTH AVE
SAN PEDRO, CA 90732
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

216 Students

24 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#729
2 EDUCATIONAL DR
ESSEX JUNCTION, VT 05452
S Silver Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

1,304 Students

149 Teachers

40.9
Above National Avg

43% Tested (AP®)

40% Passed (AP®)

815 NORTH JEFFERSON
EUREKA, KS 67045
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

273 Students

30 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

101 MEMORY LN
EVANT, TX 76525
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

99 Students

11 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

1001 M ST
FRANKLIN, NE 68939
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

157 Students

18 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

RAY COAKER RD
FRUITDALE, AL 36539
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

421 Students

46 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#555
4050 AVON RD
GENESEO, NY 14454
S Silver Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

478 Students

51 Teachers

45.2
Above National Avg

49% Tested (AP®)

44% Passed (AP®)

132 WYCKOFF RD
GILBOA, NY 12076
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

376 Students

41 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

S889 LARSON RD
GILMANTON, WI 54743
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

90 Students

10 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

201 SOUTH HOISINGTON ST
GRANADA, CO 81041
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

117 Students

13 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#1,588
8272 MAIN ST
HAMMONDSPORT, NY 14840
S Silver Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

256 Students

28 Teachers

24.4
Near National Avg

49% Tested (AP®)

16% Passed (AP®)

23122 WEST HWY 290
HARPER, TX 78631
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

192 Students

21 Teachers

16.7
Near National Avg

23% Tested (AP®)

15% Passed (AP®)

501 SOUTH BROADWAY
HARTINGTON, NE 68739
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

135 Students

15 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#982
2000 85TH ST
N BERGEN, NJ 07047
S Silver Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

619 Students

70 Teachers

35.2
Above National Avg

42% Tested (AP®)

33% Passed (AP®)

7901 KNOTT AVE
BUENA PARK, CA 90620
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

229 Students

24 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

130 EAST STATE
IRENE, SD 57037
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

100 Students

11 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

24615 STATE HWY 58
RICHLAND CENTER, WI 53581
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

94 Students

10 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

17688 HWY 21 NORTH
BEATRICE, AL 36425
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

126 Students

14 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#1,952
1100 WEST FM 487
JARRELL, TX 76537
S Silver Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

258 Students

28 Teachers

19.1
Near National Avg

32% Tested (AP®)

15% Passed (AP®)

300 7TH AVE NE
KENMARE, ND 58746
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

136 Students

15 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

300 NORTH GRAND
KING CITY, MO 64463
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

135 Students

15 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

345 UNION AVE
LACONIA, NH 03246
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

623 Students

68 Teachers

4.7
Below National Avg

8% Tested (AP®)

4% Passed (AP®)

11 NORTH MICHIGAN ST
LACROSSE, IN 46348
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

102 Students

12 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

13155 HWY 175 EAST
LARUE, TX 75770
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

116 Students

14 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

100 MAIN ST
LEOPOLD, MO 63760
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

85 Students

9 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

211 NORTH KICKAPOO
LIPAN, TX 76462
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

114 Students

12 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

800 NORTH 8TH ST
LOUP CITY, NE 68853
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

125 Students

14 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

201 SOUTH BIRCH AVE
PRESHO, SD 57568
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

95 Students

11 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

200 DUGGINS DR
MAGDALENA, NM 87825
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

127 Students

15 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#1,897
406 SAINT FRANCIS ST
MARKED TREE, AR 72365
S Silver Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

163 Students

19 Teachers

19.9
Near National Avg

53% Tested (AP®)

9% Passed (AP®)

700 EAST NAVARRO
MART, TX 76664
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

169 Students

19 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

3202 33RD AVE NE
INKSTER, ND 58233
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

77 Students

8 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#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®)

#722
5 HIGH SCHOOL DR
MONTPELIER, VT 05602
S Silver Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

313 Students

36 Teachers

40.9
Above National Avg

50% Tested (AP®)

38% Passed (AP®)

400 EAST MAIN ST
DENVILLE, NJ 07834
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

602 Students

63 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#1,658
135 7TH ST
MUENSTER, TX 76252
S Silver Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

202 Students

24 Teachers

23.1
Near National Avg

38% Tested (AP®)

18% Passed (AP®)

213 SOUTH MAIN ST
NEWMARKET, NH 03857
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

258 Students

28 Teachers

11.9
Below National Avg

25% Tested (AP®)

8% Passed (AP®)

615 2ND AVE
NEZPERCE, ID 83543
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

137 Students

16 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

301 RUMSEY ST
NIANGUA, MO 65713
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

114 Students

12 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

136 MILDRED SIMPSON DR
NORFORK, AR 72658
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

201 Students

23 Teachers

17.6
Near National Avg

44% Tested (AP®)

9% Passed (AP®)

322 SOUTH MAIN ST
BANCROFT, ID 83217
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

97 Students

11 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

3071 HWY 15
SHELBYVILLE, MO 63469
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

138 Students

16 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

6110 STATEROUTE 8
CHESTERTOWN, NY 12817
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

539 Students

63 Teachers

14.6
Near National Avg

21% Tested (AP®)

13% Passed (AP®)

513 WEST WILBERFORCE ST
NORTON, KS 67654
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

252 Students

29 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#1,885
135 SCHOOL DR
ODEN, AR 71961
S Silver Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

114 Students

13 Teachers

20.0
Near National Avg

80% Tested (AP®)

0% Passed (AP®)

522 WEST COLLEGE
OMAHA, AR 72662
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

197 Students

21 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

13073 HWY 15
BRAITHWAITE, LA 70040
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

223 Students

25 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

55 NORTH 100 WEST TROJAN DR
MALTA, ID 83342
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

142 Students

16 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

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Silver — High-performing schools with lower college readiness

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Bronze 15
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