50 best high school football schools of all time, ranked by wins

By Joal Ryan

There are more than 16,000 high school football teams in the United States. But only one can be No. 1. So, which school is it?

The following Top 50 countdown is based on MaxPreps writer Kevin Askeland's updated look at the winningest high school football programs of all timeSchools are ranked by total wins through the 2020 season. 

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Kentucky comes up big: The state places seven schools in the Top 50. Football hotbeds Texas and California score five spots and two spots, respectively. Florida, surprisingly, doesn't have any Top 50 schools. 

Read on for the complete countdown -- the countdown to No. 1. 

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