Iowa January 02, 2016
These 11 Cities In Iowa Have The Best Schools
Great schools are an important factor for any parent when determining the best places to live in the state. Iowa has many top ranking schools that offer superior public education, on top of Iowa’s already positive education reputation. If you are looking for the best high schools in Iowa, look no further:
1. Cedar Rapids
John F. Kennedy High School was ranked the #1 high school in the state, and George Washington High School was named the #5 high school in the state.
Mid-Prairie High School in Wellman was ranked the #2 high school in the state.
3. Iowa City
West Senior High School was named the #3 high school in the state.
Decorah High School was ranked #4 on the list of best high schools in Iowa.
Ames High School was ranked the #6 high school in the state. (George Washington High School in Cedar Rapids was #5, but is included earlier in the list with the #1 spot.)
Linn-Mar High School in Marion was ranked the #7 school in Iowa.
8. West Des Moines
Valley High School in West Des Moines earned the spot of #8 on the list of best high schools in Iowa.
9. West Liberty
West Liberty High School took the #9 spot for best high schools in the state.
Waukee Senior High School was ranked the #10 best high school in Iowa.
Dubuque Senior High School was ranked the #11 high school in the state.
If you’d like to see the full list of top schools in Iowa, you can check it out at
U.S. News & World Report.