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U.S. News & World Report names Indiana’s top high schools. Which ones made the list?

U.S. News & World Report has released , and nearly 400 Indiana schools made the rankings.

, U.S. News & World Report pulled information from statewide standardized testing results, graduation rates, College Board and International Baccalaureate exam data and the U.S. Department of Education’s Common Core of Data.

In its review of about 25,000 public schools, 395 Indiana schools made the rankings. The top-ranked schools were found to have a high rate of students who scored above the average in math, science and reading assessments, passed college-level exams and graduated in four years.


Best Indiana high schools

Here are the Top 10 Indiana high schools, according to U.S. News & World Report:

  1. Signature School (Evansville)
  2. The Indiana Academy (Muncie)
  3. West Lafayette Jr./Sr. High School
  4. Zionsville Community High School
  5. Herron High School (Indianapolis)
  6. Carmel High School
  7. Speedway Senior High School
  8. Westfield High School
  9. Munster High School
  10. Fishers High School

Best Indianapolis area high schools

The site also broke down the best schools in some of the state’s largest metropolitan areas. Here are the Top 10 high schools in the Indianapolis metro area, according to U.S. News & World Report:

  1. Zionsville Community High School
  2. Herron High School
  3. Carmel High School
  4. Speedway Senior High School
  5. Westfield High School
  6. Fishers High School
  7. Hamilton Southeastern High School
  8. Avon High School
  9. Brownsburg High School
  10. Noblesville High School

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