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Mount Si Named a 2019 Best High School by U.S. News

 

U.S. News and World Report has named Mount Si High School on its 2019 Best High Schools list -- a national report that recognizes college preparedness and high performing public schools.

 

Mount Si High School has been ranked 16th among high schools in Washington State by U.S. News this year. They reviewed data of 656 high schools in our state, and honored the top 364 with rankings.

 

Nationally, Mount Si High School was ranked 1080th by U.S. News. After reviewing more than 23,000 schools in all 50 states and the District of Columbia, they awarded rankings to the top 17,245 schools.

 

Schools were ranked on six factors based on their performance on state assessments and how well they prepare students for college. The ranking methodology was re-vamped this year to consider the factors of: College Readiness, Math and Reading Proficiency, Math and Reading Performance, Underserved Student Performance, College Curriculum Breadth and Graduation Rate. In conjunction with the RTI International, a global research firm, U.S. News collects data from official third-party sources that include the College Board, International Baccalaureate, each state (Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction), and the U.S. Department of Education Common Core of Data.

 

For more information on the 2019 Best High Schools list from U.S. News & World Report, visit:  https://www.usnews.com/education/best-high-schools

 

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