Fairfax County Public School magnet school Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology nabbed the top spot in the nation in the U.S. News & World Report 2022 best public high schools ranking. The annual rankings evaluate more than 17,800 schools at the national, state and local level, including nearly every public high school in the U.S. The methodology focuses on six factors, including college readiness, reading and math proficiency, reading and math performance, underserved student performance, college curriculum breadth and graduation rates, WJLA reported. In addition to Thomas Jefferson, seven more Fairfax County Public Schools ranked in the top 10 in the Commonwealth of Virginia: Langley, McLean, Marshall, Oakton, W.T. Woodson, Madison and West Springfield high schools.
About the Fairfax County Economic Development Authority
The Fairfax County Economic Development Authority (FCEDA) promotes Fairfax County, Virginia, as a business and technology center. The FCEDA offers site location and business development assistance, and connections with county and state government agencies, to help companies locate and expand in Fairfax County.
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