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
1113 LEGION WAY SE
OLYMPIA, WA 98501
B Bronze Medal

20:1
Larger than National Avg

131 Students

7 Teachers

5.9
Below National Avg

7% Tested (AP®)

5% Passed (AP®)

150 SAN ANTONIO ST
AVERY, TX 75554
B Bronze Medal

8:1
Smaller than National Avg

142 Students

18 Teachers

4.3
Below National Avg

9% Tested (AP®)

3% Passed (AP®)

4530 36TH ST
LONG ISLAND CITY, NY 11101
B Bronze Medal

20:1
Larger than National Avg

2,120 Students

107 Teachers

9.0
Near National Avg

15% Tested (AP®)

7% Passed (AP®)

210 PINE ST
AVON, SD 57315
B Bronze Medal

10:1
Smaller than National Avg

77 Students

8 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)

287 MAIN ST
MOREAUVILLE, LA 71355
B Bronze Medal

19:1
Larger than National Avg

751 Students

40 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

201 LONGFELLOW RD
MANSURA, LA 71350
B Bronze Medal

18:1
Larger than National Avg

691 Students

39 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

515 BREEZY CIRCLE
BAGDAD, AZ 86321
B Bronze Medal

42:1
Larger than National Avg

220 Students

5 Teachers

0.7
Below National Avg

3% Tested (AP®)

0% Passed (AP®)

18 JULIAND ST
BAINBRIDGE, NY 13733
B Bronze Medal

10:1
Smaller than National Avg

477 Students

49 Teachers

8.7
Below National Avg

17% Tested (AP®)

6% Passed (AP®)

2500 EAST ST
BAKER CITY, OR 97814
B Bronze Medal

21:1
Larger than National Avg

590 Students

28 Teachers

12.0
Near National Avg

18% Tested (AP®)

10% Passed (AP®)

1201 0 HWY
BAKERSFIELD, MO 65609
B Bronze Medal

12:1
Smaller than National Avg

209 Students

17 Teachers

6.7
Below National Avg

15% Tested (AP®)

4% Passed (AP®)

901 NORTH HICKORY ST
BALD KNOB, AR 72010
B Bronze Medal

12:1
Smaller than National Avg

365 Students

31 Teachers

12.3
Near National Avg

27% Tested (AP®)

7% Passed (AP®)

3561 PADUCAH RD
BARLOW, KY 42024
B Bronze Medal

14:1
Near National Avg

416 Students

30 Teachers

9.2
Near National Avg

22% Tested (AP®)

5% Passed (AP®)

2107 NORTH BROADWAY
BALLINGER, TX 76821
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

280 Students

31 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

187 FIVE POINTS RICHMOND RD
BANGOR, PA 18013
B Bronze Medal

14:1
Near National Avg

1,120 Students

78 Teachers

7.4
Below National Avg

11% Tested (AP®)

6% Passed (AP®)

801 WEST ARLINGTON ST
BANGOR, MI 49013
B Bronze Medal

17:1
Larger than National Avg

370 Students

22 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

10174 HWY 441 SOUTH
HOMER, GA 30547
B Bronze Medal

15:1
Near National Avg

823 Students

54 Teachers

8.5
Below National Avg

18% Tested (AP®)

6% Passed (AP®)

450 SOUTH MAIN ST
BANKS, OR 97106
B Bronze Medal

19:1
Larger than National Avg

382 Students

20 Teachers

13.3
Near National Avg

27% Tested (AP®)

9% Passed (AP®)

5935 FELDWOOD RD
COLLEGE PARK, GA 30349
B Bronze Medal

13:1
Near National Avg

1,310 Students

101 Teachers

4.8
Below National Avg

17% Tested (AP®)

1% Passed (AP®)

5519 HWY 44
BANQUETE, TX 78339
B Bronze Medal

9:1
Smaller than National Avg

230 Students

25 Teachers

12.3
Near National Avg

34% Tested (AP®)

5% Passed (AP®)

210 LYONS ST
BARAGA, MI 49908
B Bronze Medal

15:1
Near National Avg

265 Students

17 Teachers

3.8
Below National Avg

6% Tested (AP®)

3% Passed (AP®)

140 SCHOOL ST
BARBOURVILLE, KY 40906
B Bronze Medal

25:1
Larger than National Avg

716 Students

29 Teachers

9.8
Near National Avg

33% Tested (AP®)

2% Passed (AP®)

525 EAST HOUSTON ST
NEW YORK, NY 10002
B Bronze Medal

18:1
Larger than National Avg

588 Students

33 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

3020 THOMSON AVE
LONG ISLAND CITY, NY 11101
B Bronze Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

528 Students

32 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

HWY US 2 AND 41
HARRIS, MI 49845
B Bronze Medal

19:1
Larger than National Avg

291 Students

16 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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