Highland Homes has great news for buyers who are considering in Bartow, Florida. Newsweek placed Bartow High in the top 10 percent of the nation’s best high schools, ranking it 168th in the nation.

This is Bartow High’s 7th time making Newsweek’s annual list.

The list ranks a total of 1,623 high schools from across the country. High schools are ranked based on a ratio of the number of Advanced Placement, International Baccalaureate and Cambridge tests taken by students at a school divided by the total number of graduating seniors.

Bartow High attracts students from all over Polk County. In addition to operating as a traditional high school, Bartow is noted for their International Baccalaureate program and Summerlin Academy, a military program.

Highland Homes has two communities zoned for Bartow High School, Wind Meadows and Oakford Estates, offering homes from 1,100  to over 2,800 square feet of living space. Prices start from the low $100,000s with very nice features inside the home.

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