America's top 10 high schools are named

Newsweek and The Daily Beast analyzed data from thousands of public high schools to find the country’s best. Here are their top 10.

Newsweek and The Daily Beast have released their annual rankings of public high schools in the United States.

The ranking is based on six components: graduation rate, college acceptance rate, advanced placement (AP)/International Baccalaureate programs (IBA)/Advanced International Certificate of Education (AICE) tests taken per student, average SAT/ACT scores, average AP/IB/AICE scores and percentage of students enrolled in at least one AP/IB/AICE course.

Here are the top 10 schools as ranked by Newsweek and The Daily Beast:

1. Carol Martin Gatton Academy of Mathematics and Science in Kentucky
Bowling Green, Ky.
Graduation Rate: 100%
College-bound Grad Rate: 100%
AP/IB Tests per Student: 4.0

2. International Baccalaureate School at Bartow High
Bartow, Fla.
Graduation Rate: 100%
College-bound Grad Rate: 100%
AP/IB Tests per Student: 4.4

3. BASIS Scottsdale
Scottsdale, Ariz.
Graduation Rate: 100%
College-bound Grad Rate: 100%
AP/IB Tests per Student: 3.1

4. School of Science/Engineering Magnet
Dallas, Texas
Graduation Rate: 100%
College-bound Grad Rate: 100%
AP/IB Tests per Student: 3.9

5. The School for the Talented and Gifted Magnet High School
Dallas, Texas
Graduation Rate: 90%
College-bound Grad Rate: 100%
AP/IB Tests per Student: 3.9

6. School for Advanced Studies
Miami, Fla.
Graduation Rate: 100%
College-bound Grad Rate: 100%
AP/IB Tests per Student: 3.3

7. BASIS Tucson North
Tucson, Ariz.
Graduation Rate: 100%
College-bound Grad Rate: 100%
AP/IB Tests per Student: 2.6

8. Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology
Alexandria, Va.
Graduation Rate: 99%
College-bound Grad Rate: 100%
AP/IB Tests per Student: 2.0

9. Suncoast Community High School
Riviera Beach, Fla.
Graduation Rate: 100%
College-bound Grad Rate: 97%
AP/IB Tests per Student: 2.8

10. Stanton College Preparatory School
Jacksonville, Fla.
Graduation Rate: 99%
College-bound Grad Rate: 99%
AP/IB Tests per Student: 2.7

For the complete listing of America's best high schools, go to Newsweek and The Daily Beast.

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