Best High Schools
in Ohio

We reviewed 21,035 U.S. public high schools; 234 Ohio schools made our rankings.View Rankings

Ohio high school students must earn at least 20 credits in various subjects, including economics and financial literacy. In 10th grade, students take the Ohio Graduation Tests, which assess reading, writing, math, science and social studies skills, according to the Ohio Department of Education.

Of the numerous Ohio schools ranked in 2013 among the U.S. News Best High Schools, 19 were awarded gold medals, 106 earned silver medals and 109 received bronze medals. Many of Ohio's Best High Schools are located near the state capital of Columbus, or in Cincinnati, such as Walnut Hills High School, within the Cincinnati City School District.

Top Ranked OH Schools

To be eligible for a state ranking, a school must be awarded a national gold or silver medal.

#1

Walnut Hills High School

3250 VICTORY PARKWAY, CINCINNATI, OH 45207

#2

Wyoming High School

106 PENDERY AVE, WYOMING, OH 45215

#3

Indian Hill High School

6865 DRAKE RD, CINCINNATI, OH 45243

#4

Olentangy Liberty High School

3584 HOME RD, POWELL, OH 43065

#5

Bexley High School

326 SOUTH CASSINGHAM RD, BEXLEY, OH 43209

#6

Chagrin Falls High School

400 EAST WASHINGTON ST, CHAGRIN FALLS, OH 44022

#7

Olentangy High School

675 LEWIS CENTER RD, LEWIS CENTER, OH 43035

#8

Hudson High School

2500 HUDSON AURORA RD, HUDSON, OH 44236

#9

Oakwood High School

1200 FAR HILLS AVE, DAYTON, OH 45419

#10

Aurora High School

109 WEST PIONEER TRL, AURORA, OH 44202

OH by the Numbers
Districts 723
High Schools 892
Full-Time Teachers 33,283
Students Enrolled 568,229

Featured Districts

Columbus, Ohio

The Columbus City Schools include 21 high schools that serve 15,008 students.

Cleveland, Ohio

There are 27 high schools in the Cleveland Metropolitan School District.