Below, we have picked out all of the secondary schools in Lancashire that feature on the 29th edition of the guide.
Each school has been given a ranking by The Times out of the top 1,600 in the country.
1. Bishop Rawstorne Church of England Academy
The school, on Highfield Road, Croston, is the highest-ranking secondary school in Lancashire according to the guide. It is number 8 in the country in The Times' guide. Photo: Neil Cross
2. Cardinal Newman College
Based on Lark Hill Road, Preston, the college ranked 23rd in the guide. Photo: Google Maps
3. Lancaster Girls' Grammar School
Based on Regent Street, Lancaster, the secondary school ranked 39th in the guide. Photo: Google Maps
4. Lancaster Royal Grammar School
Based on East Road, Lancaster, this secondary school ranked 81st in the guide. Photo: Google Maps