We reviewed 21,035 U.S. public high schools; 14 Vermont schools made our rankings.View Rankings
The Vermont high school graduation rate is roughly 90 percent - one of the highest rates in the nation. Students must complete at least 20 academic units in various subjects to graduate from Vermont high schools, and they’re tested via the New England Common Assessment Program, according to the Vermont Department of Education.
In the U.S. News Best High Schools 2013 rankings, there are nine silver medal schools and five bronze medals schools in Vermont. Among the state's top-ranked schools are Montpelier High School, part of the Montpelier School District in the state's capital city, and Lake Region High School in Orleans, near the Canadian border.