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
4300 C ST SE
WASHINGTON, DC 20019
B Bronze Medal

4:1
Smaller than National Avg

341 Students

87 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

400 NORTH 4TH ST
KNOX CITY, TX 79529
B Bronze Medal

5:1
Smaller than National Avg

64 Students

12 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

320 EAST WOODS ST
AVON, IL 61415
B Bronze Medal

5:1
Smaller than National Avg

64 Students

12 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

1020 ELM AVE
WACO, TX 76704
B Bronze Medal

5:1
Smaller than National Avg

93 Students

17 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#646
4700 COCONUT CREEK PARKWAY
MARGATE, FL 33063
S Silver Medal

6:1
Smaller than National Avg

591 Students

107 Teachers

41.2
Above National Avg

55% Tested (AP®)

36% Passed (AP®)

12 WINSLOW ST
PROVINCETOWN, MA 02657
B Bronze Medal

6:1
Smaller than National Avg

125 Students

22 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

815 CROSS TIMBERS ST
DENTON, TX 76205
B Bronze Medal

6:1
Smaller than National Avg

34 Students

6 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

1901 INDEPENDENCE AV SE
WASHINGTON, DC 20003
B Bronze Medal

6:1
Smaller than National Avg

156 Students

25 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

7TH AND SCHOOL ST
SUNDOWN, TX 79372
B Bronze Medal

6:1
Smaller than National Avg

160 Students

25 Teachers

7.3
Below National Avg

19% Tested (AP®)

3% Passed (AP®)

1288 NM STATE HWY 371
SMITH LAKE, NM 87365
B Bronze Medal

6:1
Smaller than National Avg

95 Students

15 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

500 MAIN ST
FAIRFAX, MO 64446
B Bronze Medal

6:1
Smaller than National Avg

78 Students

12 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

207 REDFISH ST
TIVOLI, TX 77990
B Bronze Medal

7:1
Smaller than National Avg

70 Students

11 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

1 PINE ST
NICOLLET, MN 56074
B Bronze Medal

7:1
Smaller than National Avg

143 Students

22 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

111 EAST BROADWAY
CLIMAX, MN 56523
B Bronze Medal

7:1
Smaller than National Avg

65 Students

10 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#1,651
300 STADIUM DR
SEYMOUR, TX 76380
S Silver Medal

7:1
Smaller than National Avg

143 Students

21 Teachers

22.1
Near National Avg

54% Tested (AP®)

11% Passed (AP®)

1323 HAMILTON
ROBERT LEE, TX 76945
B Bronze Medal

7:1
Smaller than National Avg

103 Students

15 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

408 ELM ST
CORWITH, IA 50430
B Bronze Medal

7:1
Smaller than National Avg

89 Students

13 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

2201 OLD AIRPORT RD
GEORGETOWN, TX 78628
B Bronze Medal

7:1
Smaller than National Avg

74 Students

11 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

NORTH BRIDGE ST AND VOGT DR
BRIDGEWATER, NJ 08807
B Bronze Medal

7:1
Smaller than National Avg

325 Students

48 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

FM 95
CHIRENO, TX 75937
B Bronze Medal

7:1
Smaller than National Avg

89 Students

13 Teachers

9.2
Near National Avg

21% Tested (AP®)

5% Passed (AP®)

124 SOUTH FIRST ST
MOUNTAIN VIEW, OK 73062
B Bronze Medal

7:1
Smaller than National Avg

59 Students

9 Teachers

11.8
Near National Avg

47% Tested (AP®)

0% Passed (AP®)

#1,300
400 7TH AVE
OURAY, CO 81427
S Silver Medal

7:1
Smaller than National Avg

70 Students

10 Teachers

27.5
Above National Avg

50% Tested (AP®)

20% Passed (AP®)

9451 EAST HARBOR RD
LAKESIDE MARBLEHEAD, OH 43440
B Bronze Medal

7:1
Smaller than National Avg

132 Students

19 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#2,124
HWY 16
DEER, AR 72628
S Silver Medal

7:1
Smaller than National Avg

94 Students

13 Teachers

16.7
Near National Avg

47% Tested (AP®)

7% Passed (AP®)

505 EAST 6TH ST
LEEDEY, OK 73654
B Bronze Medal

7:1
Smaller than National Avg

61 Students

9 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

820 LEOLA AVE
LEOLA, SD 57456
B Bronze Medal

7:1
Smaller than National Avg

49 Students

7 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#397
56 SMINO GRANDE
ANGEL FIRE, NM 87710
G Gold Medal

7:1
Smaller than National Avg

82 Students

12 Teachers

50.0
Above National Avg

74% Tested (AP®)

42% Passed (AP®)

1300 PERSHING
CISCO, TX 76437
B Bronze Medal

7:1
Smaller than National Avg

228 Students

32 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#592
6500 NOVA DR
DAVIE, FL 33317
S Silver Medal

7:1
Smaller than National Avg

588 Students

82 Teachers

42.8
Above National Avg

63% Tested (AP®)

36% Passed (AP®)

901 WEST 3RD ST
MOUNTAINAIR, NM 87036
B Bronze Medal

7:1
Smaller than National Avg

100 Students

14 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

1106 10TH ST
RALLS, TX 79357
B Bronze Medal

7:1
Smaller than National Avg

131 Students

18 Teachers

5.6
Below National Avg

14% Tested (AP®)

3% Passed (AP®)

614 SOUTH POPLAR ST
CHAMOIS, MO 65024
B Bronze Medal

7:1
Smaller than National Avg

102 Students

14 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

202 WEST SCHOOL RD
WAUBAY, SD 57273
B Bronze Medal

7:1
Smaller than National Avg

64 Students

9 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#749
72 LINWOOD DR
LINCOLN, NH 03251
S Silver Medal

7:1
Smaller than National Avg

107 Students

15 Teachers

38.3
Above National Avg

43% Tested (AP®)

37% Passed (AP®)

105 EAST ST
HAMBURG, IA 51640
B Bronze Medal

7:1
Smaller than National Avg

95 Students

13 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

2197 F M 2088
GILMER, TX 75644
B Bronze Medal

7:1
Smaller than National Avg

132 Students

18 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

1 EAGLE DR
EDDY, TX 76524
B Bronze Medal

7:1
Smaller than National Avg

245 Students

34 Teachers

7.3
Below National Avg

23% Tested (AP®)

2% Passed (AP®)

300 3RD AVE SW
WEST BEND, IA 50597
B Bronze Medal

7:1
Smaller than National Avg

103 Students

14 Teachers

6.0
Below National Avg

12% Tested (AP®)

4% Passed (AP®)

500 NORTH WEST 3RD
HAPPY, TX 79042
B Bronze Medal

7:1
Smaller than National Avg

104 Students

14 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#2,116
715 UNIVERSITY PARKWAY
NATCHITOCHES, LA 71457
S Silver Medal

7:1
Smaller than National Avg

322 Students

44 Teachers

16.7
Near National Avg

17% Tested (AP®)

17% Passed (AP®)

FM 2155
SNOOK, TX 77878
B Bronze Medal

7:1
Smaller than National Avg

119 Students

16 Teachers

4.0
Below National Avg

16% Tested (AP®)

0% Passed (AP®)

500 HALSELL ST
BOVINA, TX 79009
B Bronze Medal

7:1
Smaller than National Avg

144 Students

20 Teachers

6.1
Below National Avg

17% Tested (AP®)

2% Passed (AP®)

3RD AND JONES
HEDLEY, TX 79237
B Bronze Medal

7:1
Smaller than National Avg

133 Students

18 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

610 JOHNSON ST
DE LEON, TX 76444
B Bronze Medal

7:1
Smaller than National Avg

178 Students

24 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

114 WEST LEXINGTON
GORMAN, TX 76454
B Bronze Medal

7:1
Smaller than National Avg

96 Students

13 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#1,187
36 OXBOW DR
BRADFORD, VT 05033
S Silver Medal

7:1
Smaller than National Avg

442 Students

60 Teachers

29.5
Above National Avg

33% Tested (AP®)

28% Passed (AP®)

210 SOUTH JEFFERSON ST
BRONTE, TX 76933
B Bronze Medal

7:1
Smaller than National Avg

141 Students

19 Teachers

11.4
Near National Avg

32% Tested (AP®)

5% Passed (AP®)

1441 GULL AVE
LATIMER, IA 50452
B Bronze Medal

8:1
Smaller than National Avg

108 Students

14 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

910 NORTH 6TH ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA 19123
B Bronze Medal

8:1
Smaller than National Avg

860 Students

115 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

309 SOUTH CHURCH AVE
MONTROSE, SD 57048
B Bronze Medal

8:1
Smaller than National Avg

48 Students

6 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 2
Silver 7
Bronze 13
Non-medaled 78

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