WASHINGTON D.C. — U.S. News & World Report, famous for its lists of top colleges and top high schools, puts City High School of the Grand Rapids Public Schools as the number two high school in Michigan.
In an undated post in the education section of its web site, the magazine noted the school’s 100% proficiency rating that students earned in reading and 87% proficiency in math. Data is based on the 2010-2011 school year.
The only other school scoring higher in the magazine’s criteria was International Academy in Bloomfield Hills. City is ranked #227 in the national rankings.
Spring Lake High School was ranked #10 on the state list.