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
#1,865
4225 DANBURY
AMARILLO, TX 79109
S Silver Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

2,058 Students

132 Teachers

20.2
Near National Avg

26% Tested (AP®)

18% Passed (AP®)

1845 EAST FRANKLIN AVE
MINNEAPOLIS, MN 55404
B Bronze Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

31 Students

2 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

603 EAST CENTRAL
ANDOVER, KS 67002
B Bronze Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

781 Students

49 Teachers

17.5
Near National Avg

25% Tested (AP®)

15% Passed (AP®)

1900 10TH AVE
ANTIGO, WI 54409
B Bronze Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

872 Students

54 Teachers

10.5
Below National Avg

17% Tested (AP®)

8% Passed (AP®)

511 ARABIAN DR NE
ARAB, AL 35016
B Bronze Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

805 Students

49 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®)

#1,553
100 HWY 31 NORTH
ATHENS, AL 35611
S Silver Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

882 Students

55 Teachers

25.0
Near National Avg

31% Tested (AP®)

23% Passed (AP®)

#833
405 SOUTH DEAN RD
AUBURN, AL 36830
S Silver Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

1,444 Students

90 Teachers

38.4
Above National Avg

55% Tested (AP®)

33% Passed (AP®)

#1,080
1715 WEST CESAR CHAVEZ
AUSTIN, TX 78703
S Silver Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

2,236 Students

137 Teachers

33.4
Above National Avg

48% Tested (AP®)

28% Passed (AP®)

#1,343
257 EAST STATE RD
WEST GROVE, PA 19390
S Silver Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

1,791 Students

112 Teachers

28.3
Above National Avg

33% Tested (AP®)

27% Passed (AP®)

901 NORTH PIERCE ST
ALMA, GA 31510
B Bronze Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

511 Students

31 Teachers

7.9
Below National Avg

23% Tested (AP®)

3% Passed (AP®)

550 9TH ST SW
BANDON, OR 97411
B Bronze Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

241 Students

16 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

425 WEAVER AVE
BATTLE MOUNTAIN, NV 89820
B Bronze Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

372 Students

23 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#436
29230 WOLF RD
BAY VILLAGE, OH 44140
G Gold Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

826 Students

50 Teachers

49.5
Above National Avg

55% Tested (AP®)

48% Passed (AP®)

#1,094
1119 BEDFORD AVE
BROOKLYN, NY 11217
S Silver Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

367 Students

23 Teachers

33.1
Above National Avg

68% Tested (AP®)

22% 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)

425 CREST AVE
BELLE VERNON, PA 15012
B Bronze Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

876 Students

53 Teachers

11.2
Below National Avg

18% Tested (AP®)

9% Passed (AP®)

9 SCHOOL DR
BELMONT, MS 38827
B Bronze Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

974 Students

60 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

3125 DAUPHIN ISLAND PARKWAY
MOBILE, AL 36605
B Bronze Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

694 Students

43 Teachers

5.4
Below National Avg

22% Tested (AP®)

0% Passed (AP®)

360 SOUTH PATAGONIA
BENSON, AZ 85602
B Bronze Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

382 Students

24 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#580
1901 SE J ST
BENTONVILLE, AR 72712
S Silver Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

3,589 Students

224 Teachers

44.7
Above National Avg

62% Tested (AP®)

39% Passed (AP®)

#1,583
7490 STATE ROUTE 201
TIPP CITY, OH 45371
S Silver Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

241 Students

15 Teachers

24.5
Near National Avg

47% Tested (AP®)

17% Passed (AP®)

#1,685
3420 STATE ROUTE 125
BETHEL, OH 45106
S Silver Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

490 Students

30 Teachers

22.7
Near National Avg

41% Tested (AP®)

17% Passed (AP®)

#1,132
3333 18TH ST
BETTENDORF, IA 52722
S Silver Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

1,422 Students

88 Teachers

32.4
Above National Avg

37% Tested (AP®)

31% Passed (AP®)

2446 COUNTY RD 77
BILLINGSLEY, AL 36006
B Bronze Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

675 Students

42 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 3
Silver 9
Bronze 15
Non-medaled 73

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