|Parent/Student Surveys on Sports||Niche survey responses scored on a 1-5 scale regarding sports at the school.||Self-reported by Niche users||50.0%|
|Number of Sports||Number of interscholastic sports offered at the school.||Civil Rights Data Collection||20.0%|
|Boys Athletic Participation||Measure of boys participating in an interscholastic sport.||Civil Rights Data Collection||10.0%|
|Expenses per Student||Total expenses divided by the total number of students.||National Center for Education Statistics||10.0%|
|Girls Athletic Participation||Measure of girls participating in an interscholastic sport.||Civil Rights Data Collection||10.0%|
This ranking assesses 12,814 U.S. public high schools. The same methodology is used to produce the Niche Sports Grade for each ranked school as well as additional schools. Statistics obtained from the U.S. Department of Education represent the most recent data available, usually from 2014–2016, as self-reported by the schools.
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