Several Arizona high schools recognized as best in country

Posted at 10:30 AM, Apr 25, 2017

US News and World just released its list of the Best Public High Schools in the United States and several Arizona schools made the list.

BASIS Scottsdale, BASIS Tucson North and BASIS Oro Valley are ranked as the top 3 schools in the Country.

BASIS Peoria and BASIS Chandler also ranked in the top 10.

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Gov. Doug Ducey’s office released the following statement to ABC15 on Tuesday: “Arizona couldn’t be prouder of the teachers, students, and communities who made this happen. Governor Ducey has visited countless classrooms and he’s seen first-hand the work Arizona teachers and principals are doing to ensure kids receive a high-quality education.”

View the entire list of rankings here