For the second year in a row, Freeport High School has been recognized by the U.S. News & World Report as one of best high schools in the state of Florida.  

Out of all high schools in Walton County, Freeport was the only high school to be ranked both locally and nationally.  

Out of the three counties reported (Walton, Okaloosa and Santa Rosa School) which includes 17 high schools, Freeport High School was ranked 3rd behind Niceville High School and Choctawhatchee High School. Both schools are quadruple the size of FHS.