Webb School Receives No. 1 Rankings for Knox County

Niche.com ranks Webb School No. 3 among private K-12 schools in Tennessee
Niche.com recently released its 2018 rankings of best schools and school districts in the country. Webb School of Knoxville was ranked No. 1 for Knox County for best high school for STEM, and also topped the lists for Knox County for best private K-12 schools, best college prep private high schools, and best private high schools.

Webb School of Knoxville was also ranked No. 3 on the list of the best private K-12 schools in Tennessee, and is the only private K-12 school in the Knoxville area to break the top 10.

“As a school, we are thrilled to learn that we have received top rankings from the Niche organization, says Webb School President Michael McBrien. “This recognition is the result of having a dedicated and talented faculty, and a community of students who are passionate about their education. The combination of inspiring teachers and inquisitive students is what elevated Webb School to being ranked so highly, and I am extremely proud of them all.”

The Niche 2018 K-12 rankings are based on rigorous analysis of academic and student life data from the U.S. Department of Education, along with test scores, college data, and ratings collected from millions of Niche users. According to its website, Niche.com has the most comprehensive data available on U.S. public and private K-12 schools and districts, and is the largest website for researching more than 100,000 public and private K-12 schools across the country. Students and parents can explore millions of reviews and rankings, and compare educational outcomes across schools and districts.

Webb School of Knoxville received an overall Niche grade of A+. Grades were assigned using the following categories: Academics, Teachers, Clubs & Activities, Diversity, College Prep, and Sports.