Posted at: 06/18/2013 11:30 AM
They are considered the best in the country when it comes to math, science and technology.
U.S. News and World Report has released its list of Top STEM High Schools in the nation and there are a few local schools being honored.
Pittsford Sutherland is ranked at number 23 in the nation, Brighton High School came in at 76, Pittsford Mendon is 107th and Honeoye Falls rounds out our local schools at number 116.
To determine the top science, technology, engineering and math schools, U.S. News looked at the top 500 public schools from the magazine's best high school rankings and then looked at student performance on AP science and math tests.