The Newsweek High School Rankings assess schools based on a broad range of data to determine which institutions do the best job of preparing students for college.
Newsweek’s 'Beating the Odds' list seeks to identify schools that do an excellent job of preparing their students for college while also overcoming the obstacles posed by students at an economic disadvantage.
A map that shows the locations of the top 100 schools both overall and with poverty level taken into account.
Our high school rankings evaluates schools on a range of criteria to identify those that excel at preparing students for college and overcome socioeconomic obstacles.
The question “What are America’s top schools?” has different answers, depending on whether student poverty is taken into account.