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These Are The Top 10 Public High Schools in Each New England State

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U.S. News and World Report has released its annual ranking of the nation's top high schools.

Only two public schools in New England -- Maine School of Science and Mathematics in Limestone, Maine and Boston Latin in Boston, Massachusetts -- cracked the top 100 on the new list.

Schools were given medals based on their performance on state assessments and how well they prepare students for college.

Here's a look at the top public schools in each New England state, along with their national rankings:

CONNECTICUT

1. Darien High School, Darien (National Rank #150)

2. Weston High School, Weston (National Rank #169)

3. Achievement First Hartford Academy Inc., Hartford (National Rank #285)

4. Ridgefield High School, Ridgefield (National Rank #317)

5. Connecticut IB Academy, East Hartford (National Rank #321)

6. New Canaan High School, New Canaan (National Rank #342)

7. Staples High School, Westport (National Rank #361)

8. Simsbury High School, Simsbury (National Rank #404)

9. Wilton High School, Wilton (National Rank #424)

10. Academy of Aerospace and Engineering, Windsor (National Rank #435) 

MAINE

1. Maine School of Science and Mathematics, Limestone (National Rank #2)

2. Cape Elizabeth High School, Cape Elizabeth (National Rank #369)

3. Yarmouth High School, Yarmouth (National Rank #459)

4. Falmouth High School, Falmouth (National Rank #517)

5. Greely High School, Cumberland (National Rank #1,136)

6. Wells High School, Wells (National Rank #1,227)

7. Camden Hills Regional High School, Rockport (National Rank #1,439)

8. Scarborough High School, Scarborough (National Rank #1,499)

9. Orono High School, Orono (National Rank #1,720)

10. Boothbay Region High School, Boothbay Harbor (National Rank #1,725)

MASSACHUSETTS

1. Boston Latin School, Boston (National Rank #33)

2. Advanced Math and Science Academy Charter School, Marlborough (National Rank #157)

3. Sturgis Charter Public School, Hyannis (National Rank #216)

4. Lexington High, Lexington (National Rank #255)

5. Boston Latin Academy, Dorchester (National Rank #264)

6. Hopkinton High School, Hopkinton (National Rank #266)

7. Dover-Sherborn Regional High, Dover (National Rank #288)

8. The Bromfield School, Harvard (National Rank #334)

9. Belmont High, Belmont (National Rank #413)

10. Manchester Essex Regional High School, Manchester (National Rank #417)

NEW HAMPSHIRE

1. Academy for Science and Design, Nashua (National Rank #108)

2. Hopkinton High School, Contoocook (National Rank #972)

3. Sunapee Sr. High School, Sunapee (National Rank #1,012)

4. Hollis-Brookline High School, Hollis (National Rank #1,117)

5. Windham High School, Windham (National Rank #1,132)

6. Hanover High School, Hanover (National Rank #1,171)

7. Bedford High School, Bedford (National Rank #1,390)

8. Moultonborough Academy, Moultonborough (National Rank #1,409)

9. Oyster River High School, Durham (National Rank #1,475)

10. Lebanon High School, Lebanon (National Rank #1,769)

RHODE ISLAND

1. Classical High School, Providence (National Rank #168)

2. Barrington High School, Barrington (National Rank #189)

3. East Greenwich High, East Greenwich (National Rank #655)

4. North Kingston Sr. High, North Kingstown (National Rank #1,204)

5. North Smithfield High School, North Smithfield (National Rank #1,845)

6. Chariho High School, Wood River Junction (National Rank #1,892)

7. Portsmouth High School, Portsmouth (National Rank #1,893)

8. Exeter-West Greenwich Regional, West Greenwich (National Rank #2,188)

9. South Kingstown High, Wakefield (National Rank #2,556)

10. Paul Cuffee Charter School, Providence (National Rank #2,566)

VERMONT

1. Stowe Middle/High School, Stowe (National Rank #275)

2. Mt. Mansfield Union High School, Jericho (National Rank #606)

3. South Burlington High School, South Burlington (National Rank #926)

4. Lake Region Union High School, Orleans (National Rank #1,425)

5. Craftsbury Schools, Craftsbury Common (National Rank #1,451)

6. Colchester High School, Colchester (National Rank #1,476)

7. Middlebury Union High School, Middlebury (National Rank #1,885)

8. Proctor Junior/Senior High School, Proctor (National Rank #1,949)

9. Champlain Valley Union High School, Hinesburg (National Rank #2,064)

10. Milton Senior High School, Milton (National Rank #2,113)

You can see all of the high school rankings here.

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