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
#151
4646 HAMILTON WOLFE
SAN ANTONIO, TX 78229
G Gold Medal

17:1
Larger than National Avg

831 Students

48 Teachers

66.4
Above National Avg

78% Tested (AP®)

63% Passed (AP®)

#152
3584 HOME RD
POWELL, OH 43065
G Gold Medal

17:1
Near National Avg

1,472 Students

88 Teachers

66.3
Above National Avg

79% Tested (AP®)

62% Passed (AP®)

#153
4100 WESTBANK DR
AUSTIN, TX 78746
G Gold Medal

14:1
Near National Avg

2,564 Students

179 Teachers

66.2
Above National Avg

76% Tested (AP®)

63% Passed (AP®)

#154
4463 OAK GROVE DR
LA CANADA, CA 91011
G Gold Medal

N/A
N/A

2,115 Students

N/A Teachers

66.2
Above National Avg

71% Tested (AP®)

64% Passed (AP®)

#155
25 NE 2ND ST
MIAMI, FL 33132
G Gold Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

484 Students

31 Teachers

66.1
Above National Avg

76% Tested (AP®)

63% Passed (AP®)

#156
27118 SILVER SPUR RD
ROLLING HILLS ESTATES, CA 90274
G Gold Medal

N/A
N/A

2,402 Students

N/A Teachers

66.1
Above National Avg

71% Tested (AP®)

64% Passed (AP®)

#157
1560 VALLEY CENTER PARKWAY
BETHLEHEM, PA 18017
G Gold Medal

15:1
Near National Avg

973 Students

66 Teachers

65.8
Above National Avg

83% Tested (IB)

60% Passed (IB)

#158
725 WEST COLORADO AVE
TELLURIDE, CO 81435
G Gold Medal

12:1
Smaller than National Avg

177 Students

15 Teachers

65.8
Above National Avg

74% Tested (AP®)

63% Passed (AP®)

#159
1776 RARITAN RD
SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ 07076
G Gold Medal

17:1
Near National Avg

255 Students

15 Teachers

65.7
Above National Avg

80% Tested (AP®)

61% Passed (AP®)

#160
326 SOUTH CASSINGHAM RD
BEXLEY, OH 43209
G Gold Medal

14:1
Near National Avg

691 Students

48 Teachers

65.4
Above National Avg

81% Tested (AP®)

60% Passed (AP®)

#161
45 BLAIR
FRIDAY HARBOR, WA 98250
G Gold Medal

19:1
Larger than National Avg

269 Students

14 Teachers

64.7
Above National Avg

73% Tested (AP®)

62% Passed (AP®)

#162
346 CLARKSVILLE RD
PRINCETON JCT, NJ 08550
G Gold Medal

15:1
Near National Avg

1,606 Students

105 Teachers

64.5
Above National Avg

70% Tested (AP®)

63% Passed (AP®)

#163
50 RICE ST
WELLESLEY, MA 02481
G Gold Medal

12:1
Smaller than National Avg

1,294 Students

111 Teachers

64.4
Above National Avg

69% Tested (AP®)

63% Passed (AP®)

#164
1830 SHORE BLVD
BROOKLYN, NY 11235
G Gold Medal

24:1
Larger than National Avg

1,029 Students

43 Teachers

64.3
Above National Avg

75% Tested (AP®)

61% Passed (AP®)

#165
12101 ROUTE 108
CLARKSVILLE, MD 21029
G Gold Medal

14:1
Near National Avg

1,395 Students

98 Teachers

64.2
Above National Avg

71% Tested (AP®)

62% Passed (AP®)

#166
111 COLUMBIA ST
NEW YORK, NY 10002
G Gold Medal

18:1
Larger than National Avg

1,583 Students

90 Teachers

63.9
Above National Avg

84% Tested (AP®)

57% Passed (AP®)

#167
3710 DEL MAR HEIGHTS RD
SAN DIEGO, CA 92130
G Gold Medal

N/A
N/A

2,559 Students

N/A Teachers

63.8
Above National Avg

70% Tested (AP®)

62% Passed (AP®)

#168
1 MT HOPE BLVD
HASTINGS ON HUDSON, NY 10706
G Gold Medal

13:1
Near National Avg

537 Students

40 Teachers

63.6
Above National Avg

74% Tested (AP®)

60% Passed (AP®)

#169
120 WEST LEE ST
LOUISVILLE, KY 40208
G Gold Medal

18:1
Larger than National Avg

1,885 Students

103 Teachers

63.6
Above National Avg

69% Tested (AP®)

62% Passed (AP®)

#170
444 PLEASANTVILLE RD
BRIARCLIFF MANOR, NY 10510
G Gold Medal

10:1
Smaller than National Avg

566 Students

54 Teachers

63.6
Above National Avg

73% Tested (AP®)

61% Passed (AP®)

#171
151 SOUTH HELEN MOORE RD
SAN BENITO, TX 78586
G Gold Medal

15:1
Near National Avg

521 Students

35 Teachers

63.4
Above National Avg

100% Tested (AP®)

51% Passed (AP®)

#172
11500 ELDRIDGE AVE
LAKEVIEW TERRACE, CA 91342
G Gold Medal

N/A
N/A

444 Students

N/A Teachers

63.4
Above National Avg

93% Tested (AP®)

54% Passed (AP®)

#173
750 MORAGA WAY
ORINDA, CA 94563
G Gold Medal

N/A
N/A

1,277 Students

N/A Teachers

63.3
Above National Avg

67% Tested (AP®)

62% Passed (AP®)

#174
2825 STATE ST
ERIE, PA 16508
G Gold Medal

17:1
Larger than National Avg

872 Students

51 Teachers

62.8
Above National Avg

87% Tested (AP®)

55% Passed (AP®)

#175
10359 WEST NASSAU AVE
DENVER, CO 80235
G Gold Medal

21:1
Larger than National Avg

1,022 Students

49 Teachers

62.8
Above National Avg

75% Tested (AP®)

59% Passed (AP®)

#176
400 NORTH DUKE ST
DURHAM, NC 27701
G Gold Medal

15:1
Near National Avg

1,412 Students

94 Teachers

62.5
Above National Avg

71% Tested (AP®)

60% Passed (AP®)

#177
770 SALEM ST
MALDEN, MA 02148
G Gold Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

1,390 Students

88 Teachers

62.5
Above National Avg

71% Tested (IB)

60% Passed (IB)

#178
2325 HECK AVE
NEPTUNE, NJ 07753
G Gold Medal

12:1
Smaller than National Avg

289 Students

25 Teachers

62.5
Above National Avg

63% Tested (AP®)

63% Passed (AP®)

#179
2701 HUNTINGTON DR
SAN MARINO, CA 91108
G Gold Medal

N/A
N/A

1,137 Students

N/A Teachers

62.4
Above National Avg

68% Tested (AP®)

61% Passed (AP®)

#180
18600 VISTA PARK BLVD
WESTON, FL 33332
G Gold Medal

20:1
Larger than National Avg

4,085 Students

208 Teachers

62.4
Above National Avg

67% Tested (AP®)

61% Passed (AP®)

#181
1959 WAUKEGAN RD
DEERFIELD, IL 60015
G Gold Medal

15:1
Near National Avg

1,705 Students

114 Teachers

62.3
Above National Avg

65% Tested (AP®)

61% Passed (AP®)

#182
4771 CAMPUS DR
IRVINE, CA 92612
G Gold Medal

N/A
N/A

2,402 Students

N/A Teachers

62.0
Above National Avg

65% Tested (AP®)

61% Passed (AP®)

#183
600 PEARL ST
ELIZABETH, NJ 07202
G Gold Medal

11:1
Smaller than National Avg

687 Students

60 Teachers

61.9
Above National Avg

100% Tested (AP®)

49% Passed (AP®)

#184
18238 SHERMAN WAY
RESEDA, CA 91335
G Gold Medal

N/A
N/A

499 Students

N/A Teachers

61.9
Above National Avg

98% Tested (AP®)

50% Passed (AP®)

#185
1 STEVENSON DR
LINCOLNSHIRE, IL 60069
G Gold Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

4,182 Students

256 Teachers

61.8
Above National Avg

69% Tested (AP®)

59% Passed (AP®)

#186
5951 VILLAGE CENTER LOOP RD
SAN DIEGO, CA 92130
G Gold Medal

N/A
N/A

1,893 Students

N/A Teachers

61.7
Above National Avg

69% Tested (AP®)

59% Passed (AP®)

#187
1 MARK TWAIN CIRCLE
CLAYTON, MO 63105
G Gold Medal

10:1
Smaller than National Avg

845 Students

82 Teachers

61.7
Above National Avg

67% Tested (AP®)

60% Passed (AP®)

#188
627 EAST RIDGEWOOD AVE
RIDGEWOOD, NJ 07451
G Gold Medal

15:1
Near National Avg

1,668 Students

109 Teachers

61.7
Above National Avg

68% Tested (AP®)

59% Passed (AP®)

#189
201 ROCK HAVEN DR
CARRBORO, NC 27510
G Gold Medal

15:1
Near National Avg

862 Students

58 Teachers

61.6
Above National Avg

71% Tested (AP®)

59% Passed (AP®)

#190
3901 SOUTH HULEN ST
FORT WORTH, TX 76109
G Gold Medal

12:1
Smaller than National Avg

337 Students

28 Teachers

61.5
Above National Avg

85% Tested (AP®)

54% Passed (AP®)

#191
1776 RARITAN RD
SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ 07076
G Gold Medal

11:1
Smaller than National Avg

247 Students

23 Teachers

61.5
Above National Avg

64% Tested (AP®)

61% Passed (AP®)

#192
255 LAFAYETTE AVE
CHATHAM, NJ 07928
G Gold Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

1,109 Students

71 Teachers

61.3
Above National Avg

64% Tested (AP®)

60% Passed (AP®)

#193
221 CONCORD AVE
BELMONT, MA 02478
G Gold Medal

17:1
Larger than National Avg

1,104 Students

64 Teachers

61.1
Above National Avg

64% Tested (AP®)

60% Passed (AP®)

#194
70 SOUTH WOODS RD
SYOSSET, NY 11791
G Gold Medal

11:1
Smaller than National Avg

2,243 Students

206 Teachers

60.8
Above National Avg

74% Tested (AP®)

56% Passed (AP®)

#195
1150 WINTON RD SOUTH
ROCHESTER, NY 14618
G Gold Medal

11:1
Smaller than National Avg

1,177 Students

103 Teachers

60.8
Above National Avg

68% Tested (AP®)

58% Passed (AP®)

#196
130 ST GEORGE ST
DUXBURY, MA 02332
G Gold Medal

12:1
Near National Avg

963 Students

78 Teachers

60.7
Above National Avg

71% Tested (AP®)

57% Passed (AP®)

#197
9200 BURKE LAKE RD
BURKE, VA 22015
G Gold Medal

20:1
Larger than National Avg

3,955 Students

202 Teachers

60.7
Above National Avg

79% Tested (AP®)

55% Passed (AP®)

#198
286 WEST ELM ST
YARMOUTH, ME 04096
G Gold Medal

12:1
Smaller than National Avg

482 Students

41 Teachers

60.7
Above National Avg

74% Tested (AP®)

56% 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®)

#200
268 SO FINLEY AVE
BASKING RIDGE, NJ 07920
G Gold Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

1,729 Students

110 Teachers

60.7
Above National Avg

64% Tested (AP®)

60% 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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