U.S. News Ranking

Simley Ranks in Top 15% of U.S. High Schools
Posted on 06/07/2019
U.S. News and World Report Best High SchoolsU.S. News & World Report ranks high schools across the nation for its Best High Schools recognition. The publication uses a combination of factors to determine which high schools do the best job of educating all of their students with the resources they have. Of the 20,500 schools that U.S. News & World Report evaluated, Simley High School ranked in the top 15% of public high schools nationwide.

The Best High Schools list only recognizes the top 40% of public high schools. Rankings are based on each high school’s score for college readiness, math and reading proficiency and performance, underserved student performance, college curriculum scope, and graduation rate. Simley ranked 3,013th in the nation and 50th in Minnesota, putting them in the top 12% of high schools in the state.