Heaps of advanced coursework helped the High School of American Studies at Lehman College reach the top of U.S. News & World Report’s high school rankings released Tuesday.
The school, which currently has 385 students in grades 9-12, ranked No. 32 nationally out of about 19,400 public high schools, and No. 1 in the state.
The Bronx high school shares a campus with Lehman College, and students are encouraged to take college courses for credit. Advanced courses in world history and U.S. history are mandatory, said Principal Alessandro Weiss.
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