Bellevue Beat | Bellevue High Schools Among America's Best Schools - 2013
Each year Newsweek magazine picks the best high schools, and in its latest ranking 11 high schools in Washington state make the list of the best 1000 schools in America--the ones that have proven to be the most effective in turning out college-ready grads.
Four of the 11 highest ranking schools in Washington state are in Bellevue School District: International School, which is 31st on the list; Newport, 80, Interlake, 111; and Bellevue High School, 242. Sammamish, which was ranked 369 in 2011, did not make the top 1000 high schools for the second consecutive year.
Here is how our 11 top-ranking Washington high schools compared to the best 10 high schools in the country.
Published: May 6, 2013