Noteworthy

Four Durham high schools named to Newsweek top 1,600 list

Posted June 14, 2010 8:31 p.m. EDT
Updated June 15, 2010 8:09 a.m. EDT

— Four Durham high schools have placed among Newsweek's top 1,600, the magazine announced Monday.

Durham School of the Arts, Jordan, Riverside and Northern high schools made this year’s list.

The schools are considered to be in the top 6 percent of U.S. high schools based on the ranking's measurements which look at advanced placement, international baccalaureate and/or Cambridge tests.

The magazine's complete list can be found on Newsweek's website.