2 Palm Beach Co. schools ranked 'Best in Nation'

Posted at 1:28 PM, Dec 22, 2015
and last updated 2015-12-23 06:21:08-05

Two Palm Beach County Schools have been named best in the Nation according to ratings released by Newsweek and U.S. News & World Report.

Alexander W. Dreyfoos Jr. School of the Arts and Suncoast Community High School were ranked 68th and 71st in the nation on U.S. News & World Reports “Best High Schools” list for 2015.

Both schools also are listed as among the best in Florida.  Alexander W. Dreyfoos Jr. School of the Arts ranked ninth and Suncoast High School 11th on the magazine's Florida list. 

Other schools making the top of the list in Florida include: Boca Raton Community High School at 39, Spanish River Community High School at 45, Jupiter Community High School at 76 and Wellington Community High School at 83.

In Newsweek’s  “America’s Top High Schools 2015” Dreyfoos ranked 192 and Suncoast ranked 291.