Posted Online: May 13, 2013, 9:10 am

BHS named one of America's best high schools

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Press release submitted by Bettendorf High School



Bettendorf High School was recently named one of America's Best High Schools by Newsweek. BHS ranked 1,493 of the top 2,000 and 11 in Iowa.

School that make the list have proven to be the most effective in turning out college-ready grads. The list is based on six components: graduation rate (25 percent), college acceptance rate (25 percent), AP/IB/AICE tests taken per student (25 percent), average SAT/ACT scores (10 percent), average AP/IB/AICE scores (10 percent), and percent of students enrolled in at least one AP/IB/AICE course (5 percent).


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