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Walnut Hills High School Ranks First in Cincinnati, Second in Ohio

CPS is going nuts! A hearty congratulations to Walnut Hills High School for achieving an impressive first-place ranking among all Cincinnati Metro and Public High Schools and a second-place ranking among Ohio's top high schools, according to the U.S. News & World Report. Nationally, Walnut Hills High School ranked #146. 

The ranking takes into account a range of factors, including performance on AP® Exams, proficiency in Mathematics, Reading  and Science, graduation rates and other indicators. The comprehensive evaluation underscores Walnut Hills High School's commitment to holistic education.

This achievement reflects Walnut Hills High School's commitment to academic excellence and fostering a supportive learning environment. Along with the school's academic achievement, the dynamic teaching staff provides students with a solid foundation for success while encouraging personal growth and leadership. 

Walnut Hills High School’s commendable accomplishment celebrates its ongoing pursuit of excellence and dedication to shaping the next generation of leaders and contributors. Congratulations on this well-deserved recognition!

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