Pacific High School ranked in the Top 20% of all public high schools in the State of Missouri and one of only two high schools in the Four-Rivers Conference to earn the Top 20% designation according to the U.S. News & World Report “2021 Best High Schools”. Pacific High School advanced 22 spots in this year’s state rankings, which is a testament to the great work being done by the students, staff, faculty, and administration. 

Pacific High School has now earned the “Best High Schools” designation for over six consecutive years. The publication ranks high schools on six factors based on their performance on state assessments and how well they prepare students for college. Those factors include college readiness, college curriculum breadth, math and reading proficiency, math and reading performance, underserved student performance, and graduation rate. 

Read more about how U.S. News & World Report calculated the "2021 Best High Schools" rankings.