Ten Oklahoma High Schools Featured In Best Schools List

Wednesday, June 16th 2010, 11:48 am
By: News On 6


TULSA, OK -- Ten Oklahoma schools made Newsweek's list of "America's Best High Schools" this year.  The list was featured in the magazine this week.

Included in that list were three Tulsa area schools, Booker T. Washington, Edison Prep and Jenks.

According to the Newsweek magazine article, only 6 percent of all the public schools in the U.S. made the list.

Topping the list for Oklahoma schools was Classen School of Advanced Studies in Oklahoma City.

Booker T. was ranked 73, Edison Prep was ranked 729 and Jenks was 933.

Here is the list of Oklahoma schools and their rankings on the Newsweek list:

  • 39     Classen School of Advanced Studies [Oklahoma City]
  • 68     Harding Charter Prep [Oklahoma City]
  • 73     Booker T Washington [Tulsa]
  • 392   Edmond North [Edmond]
  • 497   Edmond Memorial [Edmond]
  • 729   Edison Prep [Tulsa]
  • 734   Norman [Norman]
  • 933   Jenks [Jenks]
  • 1178 Edmond Santa Fe [Edmond]
  • 1475 Chickasha [Chickasha]