Several schools in Central Indiana made U.S. News & World Report’s latest list of best schools around the state — and one in Evansville was named No. 2 in the nation.
The highest ranked school in Marion County was Speedway Senior High School, which came in at No. 225 in the nation. Of the 20 top schools in Indiana, six are in Hamilton County.
Schools are ranked based on college readiness; state assessment proficiency; state assessment performance; underserved student performance; college curriculum breadth; and graduation rate.
Here’s a look at how Indiana schools fared in the data released for 2023-24.
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U.S. News & World Report’s top schools in Indiana
- Signature School, Evansville
- Indiana Academy, Muncie
- Speedway Senior High School, Speedway
- West Lafayette Jr./Sr. High School, West Lafayette
- Zionsville Community High School, Zionsville
- Carmel High School, Carmel
- Herron High School, Indianapolis
- Westfield High School, Westfield
- Munster High School, Munster
- Fishers High School, Fishers
- Brownsburg High School, Brownsburg
- Hamilton Southeastern High School, Fishers
- Carroll High School, Fort Wayne
- Burris Laboratory School, Muncie
- Homestead Senior High School, Fort Wayne
- Heritage Hills High School, Lincoln City
- Valparaiso High School, Valparaiso
- Bloomington High School South, Bloomington
- Washington Township Middle/High School, Valparaiso
- Noblesville High School, Noblesville