U-S News & World Report has given Maryville High School bronze medal recognition based upon how students test and prepare for college. Maryville last was given mention by the publication in 2015 when the school was awarded a gold medal mention. They are one of 122 schools in Missouri to be given bronze medal status. Stanberry also received a bronze medal mention. The medal status is part of the magazine’s ranking of the top 500 high schools in the country.