SPOKANE, Wash.--Newsweek released their annual list of the best high schools in the nation. The annual ranking lists the top 2,000 high schools. Coeur d’Alene Charter Academy was the highest ranked school in Idaho.
Where Idaho schools stand on Newsweek’s list:
Coeur d’Alene Charter Academy: 89
Eagle High School: 657
Wood River High School: 865
Carey School: 1001
McCall-Donnelly High School: 1184
Sugar-Salem High School: 1501
Capital High School: 1516
Newsweek’s ranking is based on six components, including four-year on-time graduation rates, average SAT and/or ACT scores and Advanced Placement (AP), International Baccalaureate (IB), and Advanced International Certificate of Education (AICE) tests taken per student.
Six schools in Spokane County made the list. Mead High School ranked the highest landing at 1211th nationally.