We reviewed 21,035 U.S. public high schools; 283 New York schools made our rankings. View Rankings
High school students in New York take the Regents Exams, and if they live in poverty, may receive grants to attend college through the Higher Education Opportunity Program. According to the New York State Education Department, the grants are for attendance at independent New York colleges, such as Syracuse University.
New York has hundreds of schools in the U.S. News Best High Schools 2013 rankings, including 65 gold medal schools. The Brooklyn Latin School, in the New York City Public Schools, ranks among the top 25 high schools nationally. The school is located about 150 miles south of the state capital of Albany.
Top Ranked NY Schools
To be eligible for a state ranking, a school must be awarded a national gold or silver medal.#1
325 BUSHWICK AVE, BROOKLYN, NY 11206#2
75 WEST 205TH ST, BRONX, NY 10468#3
350 GRAND ST, NEW YORK, NY 10002#4
3412 36TH AVE, LONG ISLAND CITY, NY 11106#5
485 CLAWSON ST, STATEN ISLAND, NY 10306#6
2925 GOULDEN AVE, BRONX, NY 10468#7
14911 MELBOURNE AVE, FLUSHING, NY 11367#8
345 CHAMBERS ST, NEW YORK, NY 10282#9
PARSONS ST, RYE, NY 10580#10
55 SUTHERLAND ST, PITTSFORD, NY 14534
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NY by the Numbers
Districts 658 High Schools 1,149 Full-Time Teachers 61,777 Students Enrolled 904,993
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The New York City Public Schools include 419 high schools that serve 316,656 students.
There are 19 high schools in the Rochester City School District, serving 13,065 students.
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