A website that helps families discover schools and neighborhoods recently revealed its top public high schools, and all four Rockwood high schools made the list.
According to Niche.com, Lafayette High School ranked second in the state. Marquette High School ranked fifth, Eureka High School ranked eighth and Rockwood Summit High School ranked 11th.
The website based its rankings on rigorous analysis of key statistics and millions of reviews from students and parents using data from the U.S. Department of Education. Ranking factors include state test scores and teacher qualifications.
Academics covered 60 percent of the school's rank. Other factors include culture and diversity, parent and student surveys, teachers' grades, clubs and activities, health and safety, resources, facilities and sports.