My wife takes great pride in being a Hanford Falcon. After seeing the U.S. News Best List, I can see why.

We in Tri-Cities have always respected Hanford's academics, but now they're getting national recognition. 

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Hanford High School is ranked 1,558 nationally and 29th in Washington. Hanford was awarded a silver star in the rankings.

[Source: Tri-City Herald]