Banning High School has returned to Silver Medal status in the national Best High Schools rankings. In 2016 BHS achieved this level but moved to Bronze in 2017. Now, we are back and better than ever!
Banning High School is ranked 439th within California of 4,495 high schools. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Banning High is 47 percent. The student body makeup is 53 percent male and 47 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 88 percent.
Banning High is ranked #2262 in the national rankings and earned a silver medal. There are 26,407 public secondary schools and 10,693 private secondary schools across the nation. Schools are ranked based on their performance on state-required tests and how well they prepare students for college.
Students: Continue to reach for the stars and realize your potential. We have the best students on Earth! No question, no doubt. Continue to seek rigor and relevance across the curriculum. Access and equity are provided at BHS and if you seek to challenge yourself academically, which every one of you should, go for it!Nothing stops you but yourselves. Never settle for less than your best, always. You made this happen. Kudos on all your hard work and efforts. Thank you.
For more about the rankings, the metrics, and how BHS earned its status for 2018, please log on to:
All senior students will receive, upon senior checkout, 9 total tickets for the graduation ceremony. If additional tickets are desired by the student, they must email either Ms. Barnheiser (email@example.com) or Ms. Shook (firstname.lastname@example.org) with the following information: Student Name, Student ID Number, Number of Requested Tickets. This does not guarantee that we will be able to provide these extra tickets. They will be distributed on a first come, first serve basis. If the student does not checkout during the regularly scheduled senior checkout on Thursday, May 24th, then we can only guarantee them 4 tickets total.
For the public notice that provides important information about tickets, start time, and shuttle services, please click on the link provided below:
The Banning Unified School District Board of Education is committed to equal opportunity for all individuals in education. District programs and activities shall be free from discrimination based on sex, gender, race, color, religion, ancestry, national origin, ethnic group, marital or family status, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, political beliefs, or one or more of such characteristics and any other unlawful consideration. The Board shall promote programs, which ensure that discriminatory practices are eliminated in all district activities.