Best High Schools
in North Dakota

We reviewed 31,242 U.S. public high schools; 29 North Dakota schools made our rankings.View Rankings

North Dakota boasts one of the highest high school graduation rates in the country and assesses students in reading and language arts, math and science. The state has academic support programs for American Indian students and a program that helps students in rural schools via competitive grants, according to the North Dakota Department of Public Instruction.

There are 29 North Dakota schools that were included in the 2014 U.S. News Best High Schools rankings and all received bronze medals. One bronze medal school in the state is Beach High School, located roughly 160 miles west of the state capital of Bismarck.

Notable ND Schools

These schools were awarded a national bronze medal. They are listed alphabetically.

Beach High School

600 NORTH CENTRAL AVE, BEACH, ND 58621

Beulah High School

204 5TH ST NW, BEULAH, ND 58523

Bottineau Junior-Senior High School

301 BRANDER ST, BOTTINEAU, ND 58318

Bowman Co High School

102 8TH AVE SW, BOWMAN, ND 58623

Central High School

115 NORTH 4TH ST, GRAND FORKS, ND 58203

Central Valley High School

1556 HWY 81 NE, BUXTON, ND 58218

Edgeley High School

307 6TH ST, EDGELEY, ND 58433

Elgin-New Leipzig High School

110 WEST ST NORTH, ELGIN, ND 58533

Enderlin Area High School

410 BLUFF ST, ENDERLIN, ND 58027

Grafton High School

1548 SCHOOL RD, GRAFTON, ND 58237

See complete North Dakota High School Rankings

ND by the Numbers
Districts 97
High Schools 107
Full-Time Teachers 2,240
Students Enrolled 27,717

Featured Districts

Fargo, North Dakota

The Fargo School District No. 1 supports four high schools that serve 3,255 students.

Bismarck, North Dakota capitol building

There are three high schools in the Bismarck Public School District, serving 2,602 students.