Archive for November, 2013

Best High Schools in the US – Suncoast Community High School in Top 10!

 

Suncoast  Community High School, where I received the IB diploma in 2000, continues to score in the top 10 high schools in the US.

This year our ranking highlights the best 2,000 public high schools in the nation—those that have proven to be the most effective in turning out college-ready grads. The list is based on six components: graduation rate (25 percent), college acceptance rate (25 percent), AP/IB/AICE tests taken per student (25 percent), average SAT/ACT scores (10 percent), average AP/IB/AICE scores (10 percent), and percent of students enrolled in at least one AP/IB/AICE course (5 percent). Click here for full methodology.

 

RANK SCHOOL CITY STATE SCHOOL CLASSIFICATION GRAD RATE (%) AP/IB TESTS COLLEGE BOUND(%) AVG SAT AVG ACT SUBS LUNCH (%) AVG AP SCORE NEWSWEEK SCORE
1 Carol Martin Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science in Kentucky Bowling Green KY M, S 100 4 100 2070 32 15 4.5 4.84
2 International Baccalaureate School at Bartow High Bartow FL M, S 100 4.4 100 30.3 3.5 4.81
3 BASIS Scottsdale Scottsdale AZ C, O 100 3.1 100 2152 31.7 4.1 4.57
4 School of Science/Engineering Magnet Dallas TX M, S 100 3.9 100 1786 26.8 67 2.6 4.44
5 The School for the Talented and Gifted Magnet High School Dallas TX M, S 90 3.9 100 1914 27.7 35 3.4 4.42
6 School for Advanced Studies Miami FL S 100 3.3 100 1812 26.3 46 2.8 4.31
7 BASIS Tucson North Tucson AZ C, O, L 100 2.6 100 1995 30 3.9 4.29
8 Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology Alexandria VA M, S 99 2 100 2153 3 4.5 4.17
9 Suncoast Community High School Riviera Beach FL M, L 100 2.8 97 1744 25.9 24 2.9 4.16
10 Stanton College Preparatory School Jacksonville FL M, L 99 2.7 99 1824 26 16 2.7 4.11

http://mag.newsweek.com/2013/05/06/america-s-best-high-schools.html

 

 

 

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