National Rankings Best High Schools

The U.S. News rankings include data on more than 19,400 public high schools in 50 states and the District of Columbia. Schools were awarded gold, silver or bronze medals based on their performance on state assessments and how well they prepare students for college. Read the full methodology.

National Rank School Students / Teachers College Readiness
1301 CENTENNIAL
UTICA, NE 68456
B Bronze Medal

10:1
Smaller than National Avg

214 Students

22 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

900 CARMELITA DR
SIERRA VISTA, AZ 85635
B Bronze Medal

N/A
N/A

128 Students

N/A Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

510 G AVE
DOUGLAS, AZ 85607
B Bronze Medal

N/A
N/A

81 Students

N/A Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

3111 CENTER CT. LN
ANTELOPE, CA 95843
B Bronze Medal

23:1
Larger than National Avg

1,332 Students

58 Teachers

17.3
Near National Avg

21% Tested (AP®)

16% Passed (AP®)

26300 ARSENAL
CENTER LINE, MI 48015
B Bronze Medal

19:1
Larger than National Avg

803 Students

41 Teachers

13.2
Near National Avg

30% Tested (AP®)

8% Passed (AP®)

8715 HOLMES
KANSAS CITY, MO 64131
B Bronze Medal

12:1
Smaller than National Avg

674 Students

58 Teachers

7.8
Below National Avg

15% Tested (AP®)

5% Passed (AP®)

3782 COLUMBUS RD
CENTERBURG, OH 43011
B Bronze Medal

14:1
Near National Avg

314 Students

22 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

600 CHS DR
CENTERVILLE, IA 52544
B Bronze Medal

12:1
Smaller than National Avg

434 Students

35 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

610 LINCOLN ST
CENTERVILLE, SD 57014
B Bronze Medal

8:1
Smaller than National Avg

65 Students

8 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

507 WILLOW GROVE RD
CENTERVILLE, IN 47330
B Bronze Medal

15:1
Near National Avg

510 Students

35 Teachers

17.7
Near National Avg

23% Tested (AP®)

16% Passed (AP®)

2459 SOUTH INDUSTRIAL HWY
ANN ARBOR, MI 48104
B Bronze Medal

17:1
Near National Avg

527 Students

31 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

204 SCHOOLHOUSE RD
EBENSBURG, PA 15931
B Bronze Medal

17:1
Near National Avg

565 Students

33 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

1201 NE POPLAR
LEON, IA 50144
B Bronze Medal

12:1
Smaller than National Avg

373 Students

30 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

10317 US HWY 259 NORTH
NACOGDOCHES, TX 75965
B Bronze Medal

11:1
Smaller than National Avg

256 Students

23 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

116 REBEL DR
PARK HILLS, MO 63601
B Bronze Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

558 Students

35 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

550 RD 6100
KIRTLAND, NM 87417
B Bronze Medal

15:1
Near National Avg

820 Students

53 Teachers

5.3
Below National Avg

12% Tested (AP®)

3% Passed (AP®)

2590 WEST BROAD ST
BRUCETON, TN 38317
B Bronze Medal

21:1
Larger than National Avg

383 Students

19 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

716 BIRCHFIELD RD
WISE, VA 24293
B Bronze Medal

14:1
Near National Avg

675 Students

47 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

RT. 3 249
MARLOW, OK 73055
B Bronze Medal

15:1
Near National Avg

136 Students

9 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

1134 EAST 3100 NORTH RD
CLIFTON, IL 60927
B Bronze Medal

14:1
Near National Avg

362 Students

26 Teachers

16.7
Near National Avg

18% Tested (AP®)

16% Passed (AP®)

519 EAST 11TH ST
DE WITT, IA 52742
B Bronze Medal

13:1
Smaller than National Avg

510 Students

40 Teachers

6.5
Below National Avg

12% Tested (AP®)

5% Passed (AP®)

1130 WEST CHESTNUT ST
LOUISVILLE, KY 40203
B Bronze Medal

15:1
Near National Avg

1,098 Students

73 Teachers

5.1
Below National Avg

17% Tested (AP®)

1% Passed (AP®)

115 NORTH 4TH ST
GRAND FORKS, ND 58203
B Bronze Medal

12:1
Smaller than National Avg

929 Students

76 Teachers

14.3
Near National Avg

20% Tested (AP®)

12% Passed (AP®)

108089 SOUTH 4670 RD
SALLISAW, OK 74955
B Bronze Medal

13:1
Smaller than National Avg

181 Students

14 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

2200 SOUTH ROOSEVELT ST
ABERDEEN, SD 57401
B Bronze Medal

17:1
Near National Avg

1,168 Students

69 Teachers

14.6
Near National Avg

21% Tested (AP®)

12% Passed (AP®)

145 CO 461 RD
ENGLEWOOD, TN 37329
B Bronze Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

772 Students

49 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

5500 EDUCATION DR
CHEYENNE, WY 82009
B Bronze Medal

15:1
Near National Avg

1,290 Students

85 Teachers

12.6
Near National Avg

17% Tested (AP®)

11% Passed (AP®)

8190 WEST STATE ST
CENTRAL LAKE, MI 49622
B Bronze Medal

17:1
Near National Avg

351 Students

20 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

1010 SOUTH GREENE ST
ROCK RAPIDS, IA 51246
B Bronze Medal

10:1
Smaller than National Avg

178 Students

18 Teachers

10.9
Below National Avg

19% Tested (AP®)

8% Passed (AP®)

1573 MADISON AVE RM 321
NEW YORK, NY 10029
B Bronze Medal

17:1
Near National Avg

445 Students

26 Teachers

17.6
Near National Avg

28% Tested (AP®)

14% Passed (AP®)

105 SOUTH EAST ST
MANLY, IA 50456
B Bronze Medal

15:1
Near National Avg

275 Students

19 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

1001 BRIGHTON AVE
EL CENTRO, CA 92243
B Bronze Medal

25:1
Larger than National Avg

1,813 Students

72 Teachers

15.6
Near National Avg

23% Tested (AP®)

13% Passed (AP®)

4066 LA MESA AVE
SHASTA LAKE, CA 96019
B Bronze Medal

20:1
Larger than National Avg

831 Students

41 Teachers

8.8
Below National Avg

20% Tested (AP®)

5% Passed (AP®)

1556 HWY 81 NE
BUXTON, ND 58218
B Bronze Medal

11:1
Smaller than National Avg

115 Students

10 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

190 HOGAN ST
CENTREVILLE, MI 49032
B Bronze Medal

17:1
Near National Avg

281 Students

17 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

1025 OLD FARM SCHOOL RD
THOUSAND OAKS, CA 91360
B Bronze Medal

10:1
Smaller than National Avg

69 Students

7 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

2320 CENTRAL AVE
CERES, CA 95307
B Bronze Medal

24:1
Larger than National Avg

1,421 Students

60 Teachers

17.8
Near National Avg

25% Tested (AP®)

15% Passed (AP®)

3701 MUELLER
CORPUS CHRISTI, TX 78408
B Bronze Medal

7:1
Smaller than National Avg

85 Students

11 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

913 NORTH WILSON AVE
PRICHARD, AL 36610
B Bronze Medal

18:1
Near National Avg

822 Students

46 Teachers

3.4
Below National Avg

14% Tested (AP®)

0% Passed (AP®)

4432 STATE ROUTE 305
SOUTHINGTON, OH 44470
B Bronze Medal

13:1
Near National Avg

168 Students

13 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

1100 EAST JUDGE PEREZ DR
CHALMETTE, LA 70043
B Bronze Medal

11:1
Smaller than National Avg

1,472 Students

129 Teachers

4.1
Below National Avg

7% Tested (AP®)

3% Passed (AP®)

614 SOUTH POPLAR ST
CHAMOIS, MO 65024
B Bronze Medal

6:1
Smaller than National Avg

91 Students

14 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

350 NORTH ARIZONA AV.
CHANDLER, AZ 85225
B Bronze Medal

21:1
Larger than National Avg

3,206 Students

151 Teachers

17.3
Near National Avg

22% Tested (AP®)

16% Passed (AP®)

1100 SHELDON RD
CHANNELVIEW, TX 77530
B Bronze Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

2,148 Students

138 Teachers

16.2
Near National Avg

28% Tested (AP®)

12% Passed (AP®)

1501 WEST 36TH ST
CHANUTE, KS 66720
B Bronze Medal

13:1
Smaller than National Avg

558 Students

44 Teachers

14.8
Near National Avg

26% Tested (AP®)

11% Passed (AP®)

800 COUNTY LINE DR
CHAPARRAL, NM 88081
B Bronze Medal

17:1
Near National Avg

1,080 Students

63 Teachers

12.9
Near National Avg

28% Tested (AP®)

8% Passed (AP®)

400 WEST 4TH
CHAPMAN, KS 67431
B Bronze Medal

11:1
Smaller than National Avg

340 Students

31 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

453 SWITCH RD
WOOD RIVER JUNCTION, RI 02894
B Bronze Medal

12:1
Smaller than National Avg

1,186 Students

95 Teachers

15.5
Near National Avg

20% Tested (AP®)

14% Passed (AP®)

3960 MEADOWS DR
INDIANAPOLIS, IN 46205
B Bronze Medal

16:1
Near National Avg

491 Students

31 Teachers

N/A
N/A

N/A Tested (N/A)

N/A Passed (N/A)

1 COMET DR
CHARLES CITY, IA 50616
B Bronze Medal

15:1
Near National Avg

546 Students

37 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 3
Silver 9
Bronze 15
Non-medaled 73

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