Dozens of Maryland schools make the list of Best Public High Schools

Best Public High Schools of 2013

Newsweek has released its Best Public High Schools list for 2013 and dozens of Maryland schools made it to the top.

Each year, Newsweek looks at statistics from more than 5,000 high schools across the country, according to the publication.  It looks at six criteria including graduation rate, college acceptance rate, and SAT/ACT scores.

Here are the schools in our area, by county, that made the list:


Anne Arundel County:
722 Broadneck High School, Annapolis
840 Arundel High School, Gambrills
938 South River High School, Edgewater
1843 Annapolis Senior High School, Annapolis
Baltimore City/County:
306 Hereford High School, Parkton
435 Baltimore School for the Arts, Baltimore
438 Eastern Technical High School, Essex
610 George Washington Carver Center for Arts and Technology, Towson
679 Towson High Law and Public Policy, Towson
852 Dulaney High School, Timonium
906 Loch Raven High School, Baltimore
977 Baltimore Polytechnic Institute, Baltimore
1053 Franklin High School, Reisterstown
1270 Pikesville High School, Baltimore
1274 Western School of Technology and Environmental Science, Baltimore
1354 Catonsville High School, Catonsville
1460 Baltimore City College, Baltimore
1511 Perry Hall High School, Baltimore
Carroll County:
857 South Carroll High School, Sykesville
981 Liberty High School, Eldersburg
1410 Century High School, Sykesville
Harford County:
777 C. Milton Wright High School, Bel Air
1127 Patterson Mill High School, Bel Air
Howard County:
232 River Hill High School, Clarksville
318 Marriots Ridge High School, Marriotsville
632 Centennial High School, Ellicott City
772 Atholton High School, Columbia
830 Glenelg High School, Glenelg
1236 Reservoir High School, Fulton
1325 Mt. Hebron High School, Ellicott City
1344 Howard High School, Ellicott City
1596 Oakland Mills High School, Columbia
1765 Wilde Lake High School, Columbia
1897 Long Reach High School, Columbia


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