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
#76
1699 SPRING GARDEN ST
PHILADELPHIA, PA 19130
G Gold Medal

18:1
Larger than National Avg

1,181 Students

64 Teachers

81.4
Above National Avg

94% Tested (AP®)

77% Passed (AP®)

#77
3300 WEST SPARROW AVE
FLAGSTAFF, AZ 86004
G Gold Medal

N/A
N/A

387 Students

N/A Teachers

80.9
Above National Avg

88% Tested (AP®)

78% Passed (AP®)

#78
150 ROCKLAND AVE
YONKERS, NY 10705
G Gold Medal

22:1
Larger than National Avg

1,124 Students

52 Teachers

80.9
Above National Avg

86% Tested (IB)

79% Passed (IB)

#79
41717 PALM AVE
FREMONT, CA 94539
G Gold Medal

N/A
N/A

2,198 Students

N/A Teachers

80.8
Above National Avg

84% Tested (AP®)

80% Passed (AP®)

#80
840 KING ST
RYE BROOK, NY 10573
G Gold Medal

13:1
Near National Avg

408 Students

33 Teachers

80.4
Above National Avg

80% Tested (AP®)

80% Passed (AP®)

#81
615 12TH ST
AUGUSTA, GA 30901
G Gold Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

722 Students

46 Teachers

80.2
Above National Avg

100% Tested (AP®)

74% Passed (AP®)

#82
890 BROADWAY
REDWOOD CITY, CA 94063
G Gold Medal

N/A
N/A

422 Students

N/A Teachers

80.1
Above National Avg

100% Tested (AP®)

74% Passed (AP®)

#83
14001 NORTH 29TH ST
MCALLEN, TX 78504
G Gold Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

678 Students

43 Teachers

79.4
Above National Avg

100% Tested (AP®)

73% Passed (AP®)

#84
6520 GEORGETOWN PK
MCLEAN, VA 22101
G Gold Medal

20:1
Larger than National Avg

2,029 Students

101 Teachers

79.2
Above National Avg

83% Tested (AP®)

78% Passed (AP®)

#85
606 SOUTH STATE ST
CHICAGO, IL 60605
G Gold Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

848 Students

53 Teachers

78.4
Above National Avg

92% Tested (AP®)

74% Passed (AP®)

#86
341 LAKEVILLE RD
GREAT NECK, NY 11020
G Gold Medal

11:1
Smaller than National Avg

1,342 Students

118 Teachers

78.3
Above National Avg

82% Tested (AP®)

77% Passed (AP®)

#87
3250 VICTORY PARKWAY
CINCINNATI, OH 45207
G Gold Medal

21:1
Larger than National Avg

2,228 Students

105 Teachers

78.0
Above National Avg

89% Tested (AP®)

74% Passed (AP®)

#88
600 WEST 28TH ST
RIVIERA BEACH, FL 33404
G Gold Medal

18:1
Larger than National Avg

1,445 Students

80 Teachers

78.0
Above National Avg

100% Tested (AP®)

71% Passed (AP®)

#89
4467 WEST BROADWAY
HAWTHORNE, CA 90250
G Gold Medal

N/A
N/A

624 Students

N/A Teachers

78.0
Above National Avg

90% Tested (AP®)

74% Passed (AP®)

#90
3239 NORMAN EAST THAGARD BLVD
JACKSONVILLE, FL 32254
G Gold Medal

21:1
Larger than National Avg

1,562 Students

76 Teachers

77.9
Above National Avg

100% Tested (AP®)

71% Passed (AP®)

#91
4333 FACTORIA BLVD SE
BELLEVUE, WA 98006
G Gold Medal

22:1
Larger than National Avg

1,725 Students

79 Teachers

77.8
Above National Avg

87% Tested (AP®)

75% Passed (AP®)

#92
9419 WEST VAN BUREN ST
TOLLESON, AZ 85353
G Gold Medal

32:1
Larger than National Avg

420 Students

13 Teachers

77.8
Above National Avg

94% Tested (AP®)

72% Passed (AP®)

#93
180 EAST MERRITT AVE
MERRITT ISLAND, FL 32953
G Gold Medal

17:1
Larger than National Avg

944 Students

54 Teachers

77.3
Above National Avg

91% Tested (AP®)

73% Passed (AP®)

#94
1000 EAST VICTORIA ST
CARSON, CA 90747
G Gold Medal

N/A
N/A

644 Students

N/A Teachers

77.0
Above National Avg

88% Tested (AP®)

73% Passed (AP®)

#95
644 WEST 17TH ST
LOS ANGELES, CA 90015
G Gold Medal

N/A
N/A

435 Students

N/A Teachers

76.9
Above National Avg

89% Tested (AP®)

73% Passed (AP®)

#96
3979 RICKENBACKER CAUSEWAY
KEY BISCAYNE, FL 33149
G Gold Medal

14:1
Near National Avg

550 Students

38 Teachers

76.1
Above National Avg

89% Tested (AP®)

72% Passed (AP®)

#97
5201 UNIVERSITY BLVD
LAREDO, TX 78041
G Gold Medal

24:1
Larger than National Avg

390 Students

16 Teachers

75.9
Above National Avg

95% Tested (AP®)

69% Passed (AP®)

#98
106 PENDERY AVE
WYOMING, OH 45215
G Gold Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

669 Students

42 Teachers

75.7
Above National Avg

83% Tested (AP®)

73% Passed (AP®)

#99
17501 WILLARD RD
POOLESVILLE, MD 20837
G Gold Medal

19:1
Larger than National Avg

1,170 Students

61 Teachers

75.6
Above National Avg

80% Tested (AP®)

74% Passed (AP®)

#100
1111 FIGUEROA PLACE
WILMINGTON, CA 90744
G Gold Medal

N/A
N/A

385 Students

N/A Teachers

75.3
Above National Avg

96% Tested (AP®)

68% 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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