Brentwood and Maplewood Richmond Heights high schools have been recognized as two of the top ten high schools in the St. Louis area for math proficiency, the Post-Dispatch reports.
The rankings are the results of the Missouri Assessment Program (MAP test), which the state uses to assess student progress in public schools. The test determines the proficiency rate of students who score at a level considered proficient or advanced.
The statewide average for math proficiency is 48.6 percent.
Brentwood high school was ranked second in the ares, with 92.5 percent of the students hitting the mark.
Maplewood Richmond Heights students came in at eighth, with 87.5 percent of students considered proficient.