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Three HLPUSD High Schools Named America's Best High Schools

America’s Best High Schools

The Hacienda La Puente Unified School District is proud to announce that Glen A. Wilson High SchoolLos Altos High School and La Puente High School have been selected by Newsweek as America's Best High Schools for 2013.

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The Newsweek 2013 America's Best High Schools ranking highlights the best 2,000 public high schools in the nation—those that have proven to be the most effective in turning out college-ready grads. The list is based on six components: graduation rate (25 percent), college acceptance rate (25 percent), AP/IB/AICE tests taken per student (25 percent), average SAT/ACT scores (10 percent), average AP/IB/AICE scores (10 percent), and percent of students enrolled in at least one AP/IB/AICE course (5 percent).