By Tim Goree
Fairfield-Suisun Unified School District’s Public Safety Academy (PSA) is among the best high schools in the nation, according to U.S. News & World Report. In its most comprehensive ranking yet of America’s high schools, Public Safety Academy ranks 1,048 out of nearly 18,000 schools, placing it 1st in Solano County and 145th in California.
This is the second year in a row that the Public Safety Academy has received this recognition from U.S. News & World Report. In 2019, PSA ranked 1,492nd in the nation and 226th in the state. Since that time, the PSA marked significant improvement in the factors considered, which include college readiness, reading and math proficiency, reading and math performance, underserved student performance, college curriculum breadth, and graduation rates.