The 25 best school districts in America

Texas, Ariz. Public Schools Top 'Best High Schools' List
Texas, Ariz. Public Schools Top 'Best High Schools' List

Your early education greatly impacts how and what you learn, as well as if and where you go to college.

Some families are so intent on sending their kids to the best schools, they relocate to join new school districts.

Niche, a company that researches and compiles information on schools, just released its ranking of the 2016 best school districts in America. The ranking was based on the grade each school district earned in overall experience, which included key factors such as the strength of academics, quality of teachers, school resources, student culture and diversity, student life, and student and parent reviews.

At the time of calculation, Niche's database contained records for 12,153 school districts (ones without sufficient data were not included in ranking). Read more on the methodology here.

Below are the 25 best school districts in the US:

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