Three Brevard Schools Earn U.S. News & World Report’s Distinguished ‘World’s Best High Schools Badge’
By Space Coast Daily // September 9, 2020
Brevard County Public Schools continue excellence in high school education
BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – The U.S. News & World Report’s Best High Schools rankings have been released, and we are pleased to share that Titusville High School, West Shore Junior/Senior High School, and Bayside High School were all awarded the honor of displaying the badge of “Best High Schools.”
A great high school educates all students from different social and economic backgrounds, exposing them to challenging coursework on the path to graduation.
The highest-ranked U.S. public schools in U.S. News & World Report’s 2020 Best High Schools rankings are those whose attendees demonstrated outstanding outcomes above expectations in math and reading state assessments, passed a diverse array of college-level exams and graduated in high proportions.
Overall National Rankings
Below is the description of each of the six ranking indicators and their weights used to produce the overall score:
■ College Readiness (30%)
■ College Curriculum Breadth (10%)
■ Math and Reading Proficiency (20%)
■ Math and Reading Performance (20%)
■ Underserved Student Performance (10%)
■ Graduation Rate (10%)