The Washington Post published its 2017 list of America’s Most Challenging High Schools. Schools are given an index score based on the number of college-level tests given at the school in the previous calendar year divided by the number of graduates that year. Across the nation, there are 2,868 high schools (public and private) that made the list. Congratulations to the many IUSA schools recognized with this distinction:
- Franklin Central, Franklin Township Community School Corporation
- Speedway High School, School Town of Speedway
- Bloomington South, Monroe County Community School Corporation
- Donald E. Gavit High School, School City of Hammond
- Pike High School, MSD Pike Township
- North Central High School, MSD of Washington Township
- Columbus North High School, Bartholomew Con. School Corp.
- Perry Meridian High School, Perry Township Schools
- Southport High School, Perry Township Schools
- Terre Haute S. Vigo High School, Vigo County Schools
- Kokomo High School, Kokomo School Corporation
- Muncie Central High School, Muncie Community School Corp.
- Lawrence Central High School, MSD of Lawrence Township
- Bloomington North, Monroe County Community School Corporation
- Concord Community High School, Concord Community Schools
- Columbus East High School, Bartholomew Con. School Corp.
- Griffith High School, Griffith Public Schools
- Lawrence North, MSD of Lawrence Township
- Elkhart Central, Elkhart Community Schools
- Ben Davis High School, Indianapolis Public Schools
- Morton High School, School City of Hammond
Congratulations and keep up the good work!
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Indiana’s urban schools offer Hoosier students a rich array of programs, services, and opportunities. IUSA appreciates the opportunity to share the stories that demonstrate what the schools have to offer and the many successes their students, faculty and staff achieve.