Burris Laboratory School, which serves Ball State's teaching majors, has once again been listed among the nation's best high schools by U.S. News & World Report.
A 2014 analysis listed Burris Laboratory School as 13th in the state, and 1,257th in the nation. The U.S. News rankings include data on more than 19,400 public high schools in
50 states and the District of Columbia.
The 2014 ranking highlights the best
public high schools in the nation—the ones that have proven to be the most
effective in turning out college-ready grads. The list is based on six
components provided by school administrators: graduation rate (25%), college
matriculation rate (25%), AP/IB/AICE tests taken per student (25%), average
SAT/ACT scores (10%), average AP/IB/AICE scores (10%), and AP courses offered
per student (5%).