US News ranks Maine school 12th-best in nation

The Associated Press
Posted Dec. 06, 2008, at 6:01 p.m.

LIMESTONE, Maine — The Maine School of Science and Mathematics is getting top marks from a new ranking of America’s best schools.

U.S. News & World Report this week released its 2009 list of the nation’s top 100 high schools.

The Maine School of Science and Mathematics, a public magnet school located in Limestone, was ranked the 12th best school.

To compile the list, U.S. News analyzed academic and enrollment data from more than 21,000 public high schools. printed on July 20, 2017