Washington Post Names YES Prep among Most Challenging High Schools


YES Prep Southwest students hold college pennantsFor the fourth year in a row, YES Prep was listed among America's Most Challenging High Schools by The Washington Post. This year, seven YES Prep campuses were ranked according to The Washington Post's Challenge Index, a formula which divides the number of Advanced Placement, International Baccalaureate and Advanced International Certificate of Education tests given at a school in the previous calendar year by the number of students who graduate. In other words, the index highlights YES Prep's rigorous, college-preparatory curriculum. See the full list.

Ranking (of 2,323 eligible high schools):
#151 YES Prep Southeast
#166 YES Prep North Central
#285 YES Prep East End
#384 YES Prep Brays Oaks
#488 YES Prep North Forest
#545 YES Prep West
#645 YES Prep Gulfton

Congratulations to our inspiring school leaders, dedicated teachers, and talented students who give 100% every day and are redefining the future of our city and our nation.