U.S. News Awards Deer Park Jr./Sr. High School with National Silver Medal

May 8, 2013

Congratulations to the students and staff of Deer Park High School!  Of the 892 high schools in the state of Ohio, Deer Park High School has earned a National Silver Medal and is in the top 10% of all Ohio High Schools.  Ohio high school students must earn at least 20 credits in various subjects, including economics and financial literacy. In 10th grade, students take the Ohio Graduation Tests, which assess reading, writing, math, science and social studies skills, according to the Ohio Department of Education.

Of the numerous Ohio schools ranked in 2013 among the U.S. News Best High Schools, 19 were awarded gold medals, 106 earned silver medals and 109 received bronze medals. To be eligible for a state ranking, a school must be awarded a national gold or silver medal.