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Area high school receives rating

Published: Saturday, May 18, 2013 1:15 a.m. CST

OREGON – Oregon High School recently was chosen as one of the best high schools, through a national study by Newsweek magazine and The Daily Beast website.

Oregon was evaluated on its:

■ 99 percent graduation rate in 2012;

■ 68 percent of the class of 2011 were accepted to college;

■ Advanced Placement tests average test score was 2.1 on a 5.0 scale.

■ Oregon’s average ACT score for the class of 2012 was 21.19.

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