Narrows High School has been awarded bronze status by the U. S. News and World Reports 2013 & 2014 best high school rankings. To be recognized, a school must meet each of three steps. The first two steps look at wether schools serve the entire student body well, using performance on state proficiency tests as the benchmarks. For those schools that made it past the first two steps, the third step then looks at how well the school prepares students for college. Out of Virginia's 335 high schools, only 96 made this year's rankings. To see more about the selection criteria, go to view full story. To see the specifics for NHS click on the headline.