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U.S. News & World report ranks Cambridge Junior-Senior High School as top 5 high school in region

April 29, 2022

Cambridge Junior-Senior High School has been rated the 4th best high school in the Glens Falls metro area by U.S. News & World Report. The high school was also ranked in the top 15% in the publication’s national rankings of more than 24,000 high schools across the country. The rankings were released Tuesday as part of U.S. News & World Report’s annual Best High Schools list.

The school earned its score based on student performance in the following categories:

  • College Readiness – 30% 
  • State Assessment Proficiency – 20% 
  • State Assessment Performance – 20%
  • Underserved Student Performance – 10% 
  • College Curriculum Breadth – 10% 
  • Graduation Rate – 10%

"I am very proud of our performance as a school," said Secondary Principal Caroline Goss. "I attribute our success to the dedicated professionals in the building and the overwhelming support of our families and community. Having a student population that values the importance of their education and professionals in the building that can support their academic, social-emotional and physical needs, results in an outcome that is rewarding for everyone. Knowing how difficult the past few years have been on everyone, this report demonstrates that perseverance and hard work leads to success."

For more information about these rankings and the high school’s performance, visit the U.S. News & World Report website.