Hidden Valley High School in Roanoke County makes the grade.
The school is one of only three high schools in Virginia to make Newsweek’s list of “America’s Top High Schools 2015.” The ranking includes the top 500 high schools nationwide.
From the magazine: “The Newsweek High School Rankings assess schools based on a broad range of data to determine which institutions do the best job of preparing students for college.”
Factors such as graduation, and college enrollment rates factor into ranking. According to the list, Hidden Valley has a 99.6 percent graduation rate and 89.2 percent of students are college bound. Hidden Valley was ranked No. 432 overall.
You can find the full list of schools from Newsweek.
Learn more about all of the schools in the Roanoke Region, from K-12 to higher education.