High Schools Earn High Honors

Both High Schools Earn 2022 Best High Schools Honors
Posted on 05/13/2022
This is the image for the news article titled Both High Schools Earn 2022 Best High Schools HonorsNorth Kitsap School District High Schools were named Best High Schools in the U.S. again this year, according to U.S. News and World Report 2022 Best U.S. High Schools. Data for nearly 24,000 high schools in the U.S. and 718 schools in Washington was reviewed this year.

17,843 high schools made the rankings in the U.S. and 347 schools made the rankings in Washington State. View each school’s individual indicator ranks:

Kingston High School
#99 in Washington
#5359 in the U.S.
Top one-third of ranked high schools in the State and the U.S.

North Kitsap High School
#60 in Washington
#3346 in the U.S.
Top 20% of ranked high schools in the State and the U.S.

School ranking methodology takes a holistic approach to evaluating schools, weighting scores across six indicators of school quality:

College Readiness
College Curriculum Breadth
State Assessment Proficiency - Reading, Math, and Science
State Assessment Performance - Reading, Math, and Science
Underserved Student Performance
Graduation Rate

Learn more about how U.S. News calculated the 2022 Best High Schools Rankings.