All Shawnee Mission high schools have been included on this year’s list of Best High Schools, published by U.S. News & World Report.
Shawnee Mission East, Shawnee Mission North, Shawnee Mission Northwest, Shawnee Mission South, and Shawnee Mission West are all ranked among the top schools in Kansas and the nation.
These schools are among 17,245 public high schools in the country ranked by the publication out of 23,000 reviewed from all 50 states and Washington D.C.
U.S. News & World Report considers the following criteria as they determine rankings:
Math and Reading Proficiency
Math and Reading Performance
Underserved Student Performance
College Curriculum Breadth