High rankings for Northside Prep, Lincoln Park highs

June 14, 2010 2:23:00 PM PDT
Newsweek Magazine ranks two Chicago high schools among the top 100 in the country.

Northside College Prep came in at number 69 on a list of the best 1600 public high schools in the U.S.

Newsweek has been publishing these results for many years. They're based on a formula involving how well students do on advanced placement and similar tests.

Chicago's Lincoln Park High School ranked 94 on this year's list.