MLWGS Among Nation's Top Schools

Newsweek/The Daily Beast ranked the Maggie L. Walker Governor’s School for Government and International Studies as the 14th best public high school in the nation. According to Newsweek/The Daily Beast, the “list is based on six components: graduation rate (25%), college acceptance rate (25%), AP/IB/AICE tests taken per student (25%), average SAT/ACT scores (10%), average AP/IB/AICE scores (10%), and percent of students enrolled in at least one AP/IB/AICE course (5%).

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Maggie Walker has placed in other national rankings this year, including the “Top-performing schools with elite students” ranked by the Washington Post and “The 50 Best Public High Schools in the U.S.” at