A local high school ranks among the top-performing in the state, according to a national magazine. The 2015 U.S. News & World Report Best High School rankings evaluate students on college readiness. Plymouth High School ranks 15th in the state on the list and earns a silver medal. Visit http://www.usnews.com/education/best-high-schools/indiana/districts/plymouth-community-school-corp/plymouth-high-school-7361 for details.
This is the fourth time in the past eight years Plymouth High School has made the list and the third time it has earned a silver. Last year PHS ranked 12th in the state, and in 2013 was listed as 26th. In 2010 Plymouth received a bronze medal in the magazine’s rankings. Plymouth High School students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Plymouth High School is 37 percent. The student body makeup is 49 percent male and 51 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 23 percent.
Statewide 47 schools earned silver medals this year, and 94 received bronze. John Glenn High School ranks 31st and also earned a silver this year. Argos and Culver Community High Schools both made the bronze list. A complete list of Indiana high school rankings can be found online at http://www.usnews.com/education/best-high-schools/indiana?int=9abb08.