Granite Hills High School was awarded the recognition of being a California Distinguished School in 2013.
The California Distinguished School is an award given by the California State Board of Education to public schools within the state that best represents exemplary and quality educational programs. Approximately five percent of California schools are awarded this honor each year following a selection process. Eligibility is based on federal and state criteria including the No Child Left Behind program, Academic Performance Index, and Adequate Yearly Progress.
U.S. NEWS BEST HIGH SCHOOLS
Granite Hills High School was awarded by U.S. News the silver medal for the 2018 Best High Schools!
The U.S. News rankings include data on more than 20,000 public high schools in 50 states and the District of Columbia. Schools were awarded gold, silver or bronze medals based on their performance on state assessments and how well they prepare students for college.
AMERICA'S MOST CHALLENGING HIGH SCHOOLS
Granite Hills has been selected as one of America's Most Challenging High Schools in 2017!
America's Most Challenging High Schools ranks schools through an index formula that's a simple ratio: the number of Advanced Placement, International Baccalaureate and Advanced International Certificate of Education tests given at a school each year, divided by the number of seniors who graduated that year.
CALIFORNIA HONOR ROLL
Granite Hills High School was recently recognized as a California Honor Roll school by the Education Results Partnership (ERP)!
Through the Honor Roll School program, ERP identifies and recognizes higher performing schools in state, particularly higher poverty schools that are closing achievement gaps and those with a focus on STEM proficiency.
SUPER BOWL HIGH SCHOOL HONOR ROLL
The Super Bowl High School Honor Roll celebrates the high schools and communities that have contributed to Super Bowl history. This platform is designed to link the past 49 Super Bowls with this year's game and honor the high schools and communities that have positively impacted the game. More than 2,000 schools and nearly 3,000 individuals will be honored through this program.
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