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Five Local Schools Are Top Ranked

US News releases annual list of top public high schools



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    Five public high schools in the Washington area made the Top 100 in US News and World Report’s annual ranking of the nation’s top schools.

    The list is culled from 21,035 high schools in 49 states and the District of Columbia. (Nebraska was the only state that did not report enough data and therefore was not evaluated for the rankings.)

    Click here for more on methodology.

    Here’s the ranking of the five local schools that made the top 100:

    4. Thomas Jefferson School of Science and Technology, Alexandria, Va.

    52. Winston Churchill, Potomac, Md.

    59. Walt Whitman, Bethesda, Md.

    84. Langley, McLean , VA

    99. Poolesville, Poolesville, Md.