Special Report

Best Public High School in Every State

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1. Alabama
> High school: Loveless Academic Magnet Program High School
> Students: 497
> Student-teacher ratio: 14:1
> Average SAT: 1350

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2. Alaska
> High school: West High School
> Students: 1,880
> Student-teacher ratio: 21:1
> Average SAT: 1240

Source: Courtesy of BASIS Charter Schools, Inc.

3. Arizona
> High school: BASIS Scottsdale
> Students: 739
> Student-teacher ratio: 11:1
> Average SAT: 1470

Source: Courtesy of Haas Hall Academy

4. Arkansas
> High school: Haas Hall Academy
> Students: 352
> Student-teacher ratio: 18:1
> Average SAT: 1360

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5. California
> High school: Canyon Crest Academy
> Students: 2,255
> Student-teacher ratio: 26:1
> Average SAT: 1360