PMSA Ranked 8th Best School In State By US News & World Report

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Loveless Academy Magnet Program in Montgomery (LAMP) was named the top high school in Alabama.

Proviso Math and Science Academy, 8601 W. Roosevelt Rd.in Forest Park, was ranked among the top 10 public high schools in IL this year, according to U.S. News & World Report's annual rankings of schools across the nation.

U.S. News factored into its assessment of reading and math proficiency the percentage of "economically disadvantaged students - who tend to score lower - enrolled at the schools to identify schools performing much better than statistical expectations".

Silver was the highest award in Iowa, which received 14 representing 4.2 percent of its public schools.

It is among 101 school districts in Pennsylvania that U.S. News designated as silver medal schools, based on how well they prepares their students for college. Each school's national rank is in parentheses.

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Ocean Springs, second place Lewisburg High School - which was the state's top-ranked school a year ago - and third place Petal High School were the only MS schools to earn silver medal status and given a national ranking.

Others high schools in northeast Iowa that U.S. News rated as bronze medal winners included: AGWSR in Ackley, Denver, Forest City, Grundy Center, Hampton-Dumont, Iowa Falls-Alden, Jesup, Northwood-Kensett, Oelwein, Osage, South Winneshiek in Calmar, St. Ansgar, Starmont in Arlington, Sumner-Fredricksburg and West Delaware in Manchester.

Ocean Springs College Readiness Index score of 33.3 was tops in MS and far exceeded that of all other Jackson County schools, with Pascagoula High School the next highest at 18.8.

Paul topped Minnesota's rankings, followed by Orono Senior High School, Long Prairie-Grey Eagle Secondary School, Math and Science Academy in Woodbury and Great River School in St. Paul, which all earned gold ratings.

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