U.S. News looked at more than 21,000 public high schools in 48 states to find out which are the best
Posted December 4, 2008

For the second consecutive year, Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology in Alexandria, Va., tops U.S.News & World Report’s list of America’s Best High Schools. The school, which focuses heavily on math and science education, bested more than 21,000 other public high schools in 48 states for the honor.