Central Texas schools dominate "best of" list

By: Matt McGovern Email
By: Matt McGovern Email
Several high schools in Central Texas are ranked in the top 500 by US News & World Report.

The schools were graded on their performance on state assessments as well as how well they prepare students for college.

AUSTIN, TX (KXAN) - Several high schools in Central Texas are ranked in the top 500 by US News & World Report.

The schools were graded on their performance on state assessments as well as how well they prepare students for college.

The Austin school district’s Liberal Arts and Science Academy ranked the highest from our area at No. 37.

A charter school named KIPP Austin Collegiate was ranked 63rd nationally. Those schools were followed by Round Rock ISD’s Westwood High School and Eanes ISD’s Westlake High School.

As for the best high school in the country, it’s the School for the Talented and Gifted in Dallas.


Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus
KGNS-TV 120 W. Del Mar Blvd., Laredo, TX 78041 Fax: 956-267-8649 News Hotline: 956-723-5161 956.727.8888 email8@pro8news.com
Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 256697101 - kgns.tv/a?a=256697101
Gray Television, Inc.