A local school makes the top 25 best high schools in the state. Oxford High School has ranked in the top several times in a row. US News and World Report released its 2017 rankings of Alabama’s best high schools. Oxford ranks at number 22 in the state with a 93 percent graduation rate. Faculty, staff and school leaders take pride in making sure their students are prepared for life after high school- whether that involves furthering their education or going straight into the work force.