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
#891
1150 MILLIKEN DR
TRAVERSE CITY, MI 49686
S Silver Medal

22:1
Larger than National Avg

1,483 Students

68 Teachers

34.9
Above National Avg

42% Tested (AP®)

32% Passed (AP®)

#892
1105 LEE DR
BATON ROUGE, LA 70808
S Silver Medal

17:1
Near National Avg

1,273 Students

76 Teachers

34.9
Above National Avg

41% Tested (AP®)

33% Passed (AP®)

#893
10 CAMPUS AVE
BOONSBORO, MD 21713
S Silver Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

936 Students

59 Teachers

34.8
Above National Avg

47% Tested (AP®)

31% Passed (AP®)

#894
4501 ONONDAGA BLVD
SYRACUSE, NY 13219
S Silver Medal

11:1
Smaller than National Avg

626 Students

59 Teachers

34.8
Above National Avg

39% Tested (AP®)

34% Passed (AP®)

#895
1200 MAIN ST
TEMPLETON, CA 93465
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

726 Students

N/A Teachers

34.8
Above National Avg

41% Tested (AP®)

33% Passed (AP®)

#896
1401 WEST GEDDES AVE
LITTLETON, CO 80120
S Silver Medal

23:1
Larger than National Avg

1,752 Students

78 Teachers

34.8
Above National Avg

44% Tested (AP®)

32% Passed (AP®)

#897
17001 FERRIS ST
GRAND HAVEN, MI 49417
S Silver Medal

20:1
Larger than National Avg

1,785 Students

91 Teachers

34.8
Above National Avg

37% Tested (AP®)

34% Passed (AP®)

#898
32555 DEER HOLLOW WAY
TEMECULA, CA 92592
S Silver Medal

N/A
N/A

3,312 Students

N/A Teachers

34.7
Above National Avg

48% Tested (AP®)

30% Passed (AP®)

#899
310 NORTHWOOD HIGH SCHOOL R
PITTSBORO, NC 27312
S Silver Medal

15:1
Near National Avg

977 Students

65 Teachers

34.7
Above National Avg

47% Tested (AP®)

31% Passed (AP®)

#900
123 MIDDLE CREEK PARK AVENU
APEX, NC 27539
S Silver Medal

18:1
Larger than National Avg

1,814 Students

101 Teachers

34.7
Above National Avg

40% Tested (AP®)

33% 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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