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
#1,244
5450 VICTORIA AVE
RIVERSIDE, CA 92506
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

2,785 Students

N/A Teachers

28.5
Above National Avg

43% Tested (AP®)

23% Passed (AP®)

#1,168
3661 PONDEROSA RD
SHINGLE SPRINGS, CA 95682
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

1,894 Students

N/A Teachers

29.8
Above National Avg

33% Tested (AP®)

29% Passed (AP®)

#1,393
250 WEST FIFTH ST
SAN PEDRO, CA 90731
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

850 Students

N/A Teachers

26.0
Above National Avg

38% Tested (AP®)

22% Passed (AP®)

#1,555
155 SIXTH AVE
PORTOLA, CA 96122
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

215 Students

N/A Teachers

23.4
Above National Avg

48% Tested (AP®)

15% Passed (AP®)

#407
15500 ESPOLA RD
POWAY, CA 92064
G Gold Medal

N/A
N/A

2,605 Students

N/A Teachers

49.4
Above National Avg

57% Tested (AP®)

47% Passed (AP®)

1151 EAST 7TH ST
POWELL, WY 82435
B Bronze Medal

N/A
N/A

457 Students

N/A Teachers

14.7
Near National Avg

20% Tested (AP®)

13% Passed (AP®)

7318 WEST LYNWOOD ST
PHOENIX, AZ 85035
B Bronze Medal

N/A
N/A

95 Students

N/A Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

1695 EAST FORT LOWELL RD
TUCSON, AZ 85719
B Bronze Medal

N/A
N/A

343 Students

N/A Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

6040 WEST AVE L
QUARTZ HILL, CA 93536
B Bronze Medal

N/A
N/A

3,154 Students

N/A Teachers

14.6
Near National Avg

21% Tested (AP®)

12% Passed (AP®)

#1,126
6 QUINCY JUNCTION RD
QUINCY, CA 95971
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

251 Students

N/A Teachers

30.5
Above National Avg

36% Tested (AP®)

29% Passed (AP®)

#1,863
7675 MAGNOLIA AVE
RIVERSIDE, CA 92504
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

2,140 Students

N/A Teachers

19.7
Near National Avg

39% Tested (AP®)

13% Passed (AP®)

#1,290
11351 DALE ST
GARDEN GROVE, CA 92841
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

2,009 Students

N/A Teachers

27.7
Above National Avg

35% Tested (AP®)

25% Passed (AP®)

#466
13010 PASEO LUCIDO
SAN DIEGO, CA 92128
G Gold Medal

N/A
N/A

2,431 Students

N/A Teachers

47.0
Above National Avg

55% Tested (AP®)

44% Passed (AP®)

#1,517
1601 LONGHORN DR
VISTA, CA 92081
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

2,942 Students

N/A Teachers

24.0
Above National Avg

29% Tested (AP®)

22% Passed (AP®)

#1,522
11801 LARK DR
RANCHO CUCAMONGA, CA 91701
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

3,153 Students

N/A Teachers

24.0
Above National Avg

30% Tested (AP®)

22% Passed (AP®)

17750 LASSELLE ST
MORENO VALLEY, CA 92551
B Bronze Medal

N/A
N/A

3,320 Students

N/A Teachers

11.5
Near National Avg

20% Tested (AP®)

9% Passed (AP®)

#783
40 VEGA ST
SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94115
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

656 Students

N/A Teachers

37.3
Above National Avg

45% Tested (AP®)

35% Passed (AP®)

1260 UNION ST
RED BLUFF, CA 96080
B Bronze Medal

N/A
N/A

1,592 Students

N/A Teachers

6.9
Below National Avg

8% Tested (AP®)

7% Passed (AP®)

#1,645
31000 EAST COLTON AVE
REDLANDS, CA 92374
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

2,641 Students

N/A Teachers

22.2
Near National Avg

28% Tested (AP®)

20% Passed (AP®)

#1,512
840 EAST CITRUS AVE
REDLANDS, CA 92374
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

2,840 Students

N/A Teachers

24.0
Above National Avg

27% Tested (AP®)

23% Passed (AP®)

#756
631 VINCENT PARK
REDONDO BEACH, CA 90277
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

2,505 Students

N/A Teachers

38.2
Above National Avg

43% Tested (AP®)

37% Passed (AP®)

#612
1059 NORTH STATE ST
UKIAH, CA 95482
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

158 Students

N/A Teachers

42.2
Above National Avg

75% Tested (AP®)

31% Passed (AP®)

#199
395 DOHERTY DR
LARKSPUR, CA 94939
G Gold Medal

N/A
N/A

1,458 Students

N/A Teachers

60.7
Above National Avg

63% Tested (AP®)

60% Passed (AP®)

#1,380
235 EAST EIGHTH ST
LONG BEACH, CA 90813
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

501 Students

N/A Teachers

26.2
Above National Avg

50% Tested (AP®)

18% Passed (AP®)

#1,613
18230 KITTRIDGE ST
RESEDA, CA 91335
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

2,038 Students

N/A Teachers

22.5
Near National Avg

30% Tested (AP®)

20% Passed (AP®)

#2,129
595 SOUTH EUCALYPTUS AVE
RIALTO, CA 92376
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

2,955 Students

N/A Teachers

16.6
Near National Avg

29% Tested (AP®)

13% Passed (AP®)

#1,154
11111 ARTESIA BLVD
CERRITOS, CA 90703
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

2,070 Students

N/A Teachers

30.1
Above National Avg

40% Tested (AP®)

27% Passed (AP®)

12800 ABRAMS RD
DALLAS, TX 75243
B Bronze Medal

N/A
N/A

400 Students

N/A Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#2,249
8501 STINE RD
BAKERSFIELD, CA 93313
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

2,188 Students

N/A Teachers

15.3
Near National Avg

22% Tested (AP®)

13% Passed (AP®)

#1,034
4540 AMERICAN RIVER DR
SACRAMENTO, CA 95864
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

1,663 Students

N/A Teachers

32.2
Above National Avg

36% Tested (AP®)

31% Passed (AP®)

#1,068
410 SOUTH FOURTH ST
RIO VISTA, CA 94571
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

318 Students

N/A Teachers

31.6
Above National Avg

47% Tested (AP®)

26% Passed (AP®)

#1,761
1 RAIDER LN
WEST SACRAMENTO, CA 95691
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

1,884 Students

N/A Teachers

20.8
Near National Avg

31% Tested (AP®)

17% Passed (AP®)

#778
9707 1/2 MARILLA DR
LAKESIDE, CA 92040
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

252 Students

N/A Teachers

37.5
Above National Avg

46% Tested (AP®)

35% Passed (AP®)

801 EL MARGARITA RD
YUBA CITY, CA 95993
B Bronze Medal

N/A
N/A

1,751 Students

N/A Teachers

10.6
Near National Avg

15% Tested (AP®)

9% Passed (AP®)

#1,721
6200 CLAUS RD
RIVERBANK, CA 95367
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

710 Students

N/A Teachers

21.5
Near National Avg

25% Tested (AP®)

20% Passed (AP®)

#1,719
3086 WEST MT. WHITNEY AVE
RIVERDALE, CA 93656
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

530 Students

N/A Teachers

21.5
Near National Avg

42% Tested (AP®)

15% Passed (AP®)

919 WEST B ST
BASIN, WY 82410
B Bronze Medal

N/A
N/A

94 Students

N/A Teachers

5.9
Below National Avg

6% Tested (AP®)

6% Passed (AP®)

4011 FOURTEENTH ST
RIVERSIDE, CA 92506
B Bronze Medal

N/A
N/A

68 Students

N/A Teachers

4.0
Below National Avg

4% Tested (AP®)

4% Passed (AP®)

#404
5301 VICTORY LN
ROCKLIN, CA 95765
G Gold Medal

N/A
N/A

1,790 Students

N/A Teachers

49.5
Above National Avg

57% Tested (AP®)

47% Passed (AP®)

404 SOUTH 3RD EAST
COWLEY, WY 82420
B Bronze Medal

N/A
N/A

124 Students

N/A Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

#290
100 SEBASTOPOL RD
SANTA ROSA, CA 95407
G Gold Medal

N/A
N/A

689 Students

N/A Teachers

54.8
Above National Avg

60% Tested (AP®)

53% Passed (AP®)

#1,129
9063 EAST MISSION DR
ROSEMEAD, CA 91770
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

1,995 Students

N/A Teachers

30.4
Above National Avg

39% Tested (AP®)

27% Passed (AP®)

#1,262
1 TIGER WAY
ROSEVILLE, CA 95678
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

2,035 Students

N/A Teachers

28.1
Above National Avg

39% Tested (AP®)

24% Passed (AP®)

#1,470
14255 PEYTON AVE
CHINO HILLS, CA 91709
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

2,464 Students

N/A Teachers

24.8
Above National Avg

33% Tested (AP®)

22% Passed (AP®)

#1,904
2315 34TH ST
SACRAMENTO, CA 95817
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

901 Students

N/A Teachers

19.1
Near National Avg

38% Tested (AP®)

13% Passed (AP®)

#1,255
1401 GRAYSON AVE
ST. HELENA, CA 94574
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

527 Students

N/A Teachers

28.3
Above National Avg

33% Tested (IB)

27% Passed (IB)

#1,586
726 SOUTH MAIN ST
SALINAS, CA 93901
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

2,512 Students

N/A Teachers

22.9
Above National Avg

30% Tested (AP®)

21% Passed (AP®)

#855
700 AVENIDO PICO
SAN CLEMENTE, CA 92673
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

3,063 Students

N/A Teachers

35.6
Above National Avg

41% Tested (AP®)

34% Passed (AP®)

#546
1405 PARK BLVD
SAN DIEGO, CA 92101
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

562 Students

N/A Teachers

43.9
Above National Avg

70% Tested (AP®)

35% Passed (AP®)

7250 MESA COLLEGE DR
SAN DIEGO, CA 92111
B Bronze Medal

N/A
N/A

204 Students

N/A Teachers

13.3
Near National Avg

21% Tested (AP®)

11% 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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