Urbana High School Ranked Number Ten In Maryland

Dated: 07/14/2018

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Urbana High School - U.S. News and World Report Top Ranking Schools


The U.S. News rankings includes information on more than 20,500 public high schools in the 50 states and the District of Columbia. Schools were awarded gold, silver or bronze medals based on their performance on state assessments and how well they prepare students for college.  There were also sub-categories of Best Magnet Schools, Best Charter Schools, and Best STEM Schools. 


Urbana High School is ranked # 10 in Maryland for 2018! Urbana High is ranked #488 in the National Rankings and earned a gold medal. Schools are ranked based on their performance on state-required tests and how well they prepare students for college. It also ranks #224 for STEM High Schools. (STEM stands for science, technology, engineering and math.)


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Urbana High School Details


Greater than 95% of Urbana High School students graduate. The school scored 58.2 on College Readiness. The AP® participation rate at Urbana High is 72 percent. The student-to-teacher ratio is 20 to 1, with a total enrollment of 1,651 students.

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How U.S. News Calculated 2018 School Rankings



To produce the 2018 Best High Schools rankings, U.S. News & World Report teamed with North Carolina-based RTI International, a global nonprofit social science research firm.

RTI implemented the U.S. News comprehensive rankings methodology, which is based on these key principles: that a great high school must serve all of its students well, not just those who are college bound, and that it must be able to produce measurable academic outcomes to show it is successfully educating its student body across a range of performance indicators.


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