Every year, Newsweek ranks the country's best high schools, based largely on AP and IB participation and performance, and every year people like or don't like the list in large part on who's on the list.
Here's the 2010 version, which includes 50 area schools, from last week. Via the Sun Times. Via Mike Klonsky.
their AP programs find that there's any spillover effect on student
achievement or school culture.