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Two Lowcountry high schools make national list

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Two Lowcountry schools have been named among the toughest in the country.

For the third year in a row, both Bluffton High School and Hilton Head High School made The Washington Post's list of America's Most Challenging High Schools.

The schools are selected based on a formula that takes the number of advanced placement - international baccalaureate and advanced international certificate tests given each year - divided by the number of seniors that graduated that year.

Hilton Head High made No. 9 on the list of South Carolina schools and Bluffton High School ranked No. 12.

See the full list of top high schools in the nation on The Washington Post's website

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