7 local high schools among nation's top 100

December 5, 2008 1:19:41 PM PST
Seven of the top 100 high schools in the nation are in the Bay Area. That is according to U.S. News and World Report's annual list of best schools.

Pacific Collegiate Charter in Santa Cruz is the highest ranking local school, coming in at No. 3.

Other local standouts include:

  • No. 39: Lowell High School in San Francisco
  • No. 60: Mission San Jose in Fremont
  • No. 64: Piedmont High School in Piedmont
  • No. 73: Monta Visa High School in Cupertino
  • No. 74: Henry M. Gunn High School in Palo Alto
  • No. 80: Saratoga High School in Saratoga

For the complete list, click here.