BCPS High Schools Ranked Among Best in the Nation by U.S. News & World Report

Fourteen Broward County Public Schools are ranked among the best high schools in the nation in the 2023 edition of U.S. News & World Report’s Best High Schools, with Pompano Beach High School and McFatter Technical High School ranking in the top 2.5% of all ranked schools in the country. In addition, Cypress Bay High School and Atlantic Technical High School ranked in the top 4% of all ranked schools in the nation. These four schools are also recognized for being among the top 50 high schools in Florida.

U.S. News & World Report evaluated nearly 25,000 public high schools in all 50 states and the District of Columbia. More than 17600 schools were ranked on six factors: college readiness, college curriculum breadth, state assessment proficiency, state assessment performance, underserved student performance and graduation rate.

Congratulations to all the students, teachers, administrators and staff at BCPS high schools scoring among the top 25% in the nation.

“Educating all students to reach their highest potential.”
Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) is the sixth largest school district in the nation and the second largest in the state of Florida. BCPS is Florida’s first fully accredited school system since 1962, serving more than 254,000 students and approximately 110,000 adult learners in 238 schools, centers and technical colleges, and 87 charter schools. BCPS supports a diverse student population representing 177 different countries and speaking 153 languages. To connect with BCPS, visit browardschools.com, follow us on Twitter @browardschools, on Facebook at facebook.com/browardschools, on Instagram @browardschoolsofficial, on YouTube at youtube.com/browardschoolsvideos and download the free BCPS mobile app at browardschools.com/MobileApp.
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# Pompano Beach High School is #25 in state, 286 nationally
53% of 12th graders were absent ten percent or more in the 2021-22 school year. It’s pretty hard to rank well when students don’t show up, but 2021 was emerging from Covid.