The 2020 GreatSchools College Success Award recognized 2,158 high schools, representing about 21% of eligible public high schools across 29 states. We are proud to share that two Chesapeake High Schools, Hickory High and Grassfield High, were included in this year’s winners, which were announced on Thursday, October 22, 2020. Hickory and Grassfield were among the 77 Virginia public schools honored in 2020 based on their success in preparing students for college and, ultimately, career.
GreatSchools.org is a nonprofit website supported by charitable foundations that support educational causes that seek to shine a spotlight on education excellence across the country. The College Success Award aims to shine a light on high schools across the country that stand out in getting students enrolled in – and staying with – college.