Dublin Villager

Dublin's three high schools make list of the nation's best

Dublin's three high schools made Newsweek magazine's list of the top high schools nationwide.

In the list released recently, Jerome place 143 on the list of the top 2,000 high schools. Coffman High School placed 490 and Scioto was 754.

"The entire community should be proud of the quality of our high schools," Superintendent David Axner said in a news release from the district.

"Our parents, students and teaching staff are deserving for this recognition."

The rankings on the list are based on college readiness indicators including graduation rates, participation in college-level classes through Advanced Placement and International Baccalaureate programs and acceptance into a two- or four-year college programs.

Other central Ohio high schools that made the list include Bexley, Upper Arlington, New Albany, Olentangy Liberty and Grandview Heights.