Is the High School in Your District in the Top 10?

Which high schools are ranked as the ten best in Illinois?

Northside College Prep. Walter Payton Prep. Hinsdale Central High School. Highland Park High School.

Those are four of the top ten public high schools in Illinois. Can you guess the other six? Did you go to any of these schools or do your kids go there? Are they really the best high schools in Illinois as U.S. News and World Report ranks them?

Check out our slideshow of the top ten schools and see which school came in at number one in Illinois, and number 36 overall.


While we're talking about high schools, it was announced that Chicago Public Schools is going to be opening a new selective-enrollment high school on the north side of Chicago that will be named after President Obama. We've got a poll up on our website about the creation and the naming of the school. Make your opinion heard.


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