Top Alabama High Schools by ACT Scores

It has a sad name, but Alabama's Loveless High School edges out Mountainbrook and Vestavia in claiming the title of Alabama's Best High School for ACT results. Definitively determining which are the “best” high schools requires a detailed assessment along many metrics. Of those, one important factor to consider is standardized test scores; since [...]

Top North Carolina High Schools by ACT Scores

In the 2020 graduating class, 108,350 North Carolina students took the ACT; their mean composite score was an 18.8 out of a possible 36. For comparison, 2019’s graduating class had about 2,000 more students and scored slightly higher, with a mean composite of 19.0. Nationally, the average composite score was a 20.6 (down from [...]

By |2021-09-28T12:40:53-05:00February 15th, 2021|ACT: Top State High Schools by Scores|0 Comments

Top Wisconsin High Schools by ACT Scores

Although a majority of Wisconsin’s 2019 high school graduates plan to attend college—and many hope to stay close to home—they are, on average, performing at the lowest rates in recent years. This is a key takeaway from an analysis of Wisconsin students’ 2019 ACT Scores. In the 2019 graduating class, 66,729 Wisconsin students took [...]

By |2021-09-28T12:42:26-05:00December 9th, 2020|ACT: Top State High Schools by Scores|0 Comments

Top Nebraska High Schools by ACT Scores

What do we know about Nebraska’s Class of 2019? They are overwhelmingly white, and only slightly less prepared for college than their peers nationwide. Their college-readiness, as determined by their ACT scores, is directly correlated with their socio-economic status. And when they do go to college, many opt to stay in the familiar surroundings [...]

By |2021-09-28T12:45:06-05:00November 9th, 2020|ACT: Top State High Schools by Scores|0 Comments
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