ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV.com) -- Three St. Louis area high schools ranked in the top 25 of Midwest schools, according to thedailybeast.com.
Ladue Horton Watkins High School and Metro Academic and Classical High came in numbers 7 and 8 on the list.
Overall, these schools were ranked in the top 700 nationwide, according to the website, along with several other St. Louis schools. Ladue was ranked 68 and Metro was 78 nationally.
The website says they used six indicators to compile the list including: Graduation and college acceptance rates, college-level courses and exams, percentage of student with free or reduced lunch and standardized test scores.
63: Ladue Horton Watkins High School
78: Metro Academic & Classical High
108: Kirkwood High School
257: Lafayette High School
260: Parkway West High School
269: Lindbergh High School
328: Rockwood Summit
387: Eureka High School
424: Parkway Central High School
439: Marquette High School
503: Parkway North High School
524: Valley Park High School