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Mid-south public high schools among Newsweek's best

The Mid-south is home to some of the nation's best high schools, according to a Newsweek Magazine ranking.

Newsweek released its list of the top 1300 public high schools in the United States, and four Mid-south schools made the list -- Memphis' White Station High School, Collierville High School, Oxford High School in Northern Mississippi, and Jonesboro High School in Arkansas.

Rankings are based on a formula that includes Advanced Placement classes, passing grades, and the number of students who receive subsidized lunch.

Click here to view Newsweek's complete list of the nation's top high schools.

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