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Highlands School #21!

Highlands was ranked 21st in the country for its commitment to challenging academic coursework and leadership development, STEM curriculum, foreign language and fine arts offerings at the earliest grade levels, and extracurricular programming.  The TBS annual list recognizes schools for their academic excellence as well as their geographical and demographical diversity and reputation.  The TBS annual list serves as both a resource for prospective students/parents who seek a future college degree for their child and as a recruitment reference tool used by select colleges.  Highlands Head of School, Kavita Vasil says, “We are extremely honored by this national recognition.  To be recognized along with leading independent schools across the country is an affirmation of the commitment and hard work of our faculty.

More specifics about how we were chosen for this honor can be viewed by reading the full article on the The Best Schools website.
Highlands School, 4901 Old Leeds Road, Birmingham, AL 35213, (205) 956-9731
Highlands School's 'whole child' approach to education and commitment to academic excellence, creative expression, and leadership development prepare and motivate students in grades 4k through 8 to make a positive difference in an ever-changing world. Located in Birmingham, Alabama, Highlands School holds dual accrediation from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) and the Southern Associations of Independent Schools (SAIS).

For more information, visit www.highlandsschool.org.