Top 10 Best New York Charter Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 279 charter public schools serving 139,534 students in New York.
Learn more about how charter schools work. The top ranked charter public schools in New York are Achievement First Crown Heights Charter School, Achievement First East New York Charter School and Bronx Preparatory Charter School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
New York charter public schools have an average math proficiency score of 86% (versus the New York public school average of 55%), and reading proficiency score of 90% (versus the 54% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the New York public school average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Best New York Charter Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #1 - 141. - 14.
Achievement First Crown Heights Charter School
Charter School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
1485 Pacific St
Brooklyn, NY 11203
(347) 471-2580
Grades: K-12
| 1,052 students
Rank: #1 - 141. - 14.
Achievement First East New York Charter School
Charter School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
557 Pennsylvania Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11207
(718) 485-4924
Grades: K-12
| 859 students
Rank: #1 - 141. - 14.
Bronx Preparatory Charter School
Charter School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3872 3rd Ave
Bronx, NY 10457
(718) 294-0841
Grades: 6-12
| 724 students
Rank: #1 - 141. - 14.
Brooklyn Prospect Charter School-csd 15
Charter School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3002 Fort Hamilton Pkwy
Brooklyn, NY 11218
(716) 643-1086
Grades: 6-12
| 742 students
Rank: #1 - 141. - 14.
Charter School For Applied Technologies
Charter School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
2303 Kenmore Ave
Buffalo, NY 14207
(716) 876-7505
Grades: K-12
| 2,180 students
Rank: #1 - 141. - 14.
Coney Island Preparatory Public Charter School
Charter School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
501 West Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11223
(718) 513-6951
Grades: K-12
| 1,009 students
Rank: #1 - 141. - 14.
Democracy Prep Endurance Charter School
Charter School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
250 W 127th St
New York, NY 10027
(212) 316-7602
Grades: 6-11
| 580 students
Rank: #1 - 141. - 14.
Democracy Preparatory Charter School
Charter School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
222 W 134th St
New York, NY 10030
(212) 281-3061
Grades: 6-12
| 691 students
Rank: #1 - 141. - 14.
Global Concepts Charter School
Charter School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1001 Ridge Rd
Buffalo, NY 14218
(716) 821-1903
Grades: K-12
| 940 students
Rank: #1 - 141. - 14.
Kipp Infinity Charter School
Charter School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
625 W 133 St-rm 308d
New York, NY 10027
(212) 991-2600
Grades: K-12
| 1,136 students
Rank: #1 - 141. - 14.
Math Engineering And Science Academy Charter High School
Charter School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
231 Palmetto St
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 282-7426
Grades: 9-12
| 471 students
Rank: #1 - 141. - 14.
New Visions Chtr High School-adv Ma/sci Iii
Charter School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3000 Ave X
Brooklyn, NY 11235
(646) 808-6590
Grades: 9-12
| 410 students
Rank: #1 - 141. - 14.
Nyc Charter High School - Aeci
Charter School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
838 Brook Ave
Bronx, NY 10454
(646) 400-5566
Grades: 9-12
| 426 students
Rank: #1 - 141. - 14.
University Prep Charter High School
Charter School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
600 St Ann's Ave
Bronx, NY 10455
(718) 585-0560
Grades: 9-12
| 435 students
Rank: #15 - 1715. - 17.
Dr Richard Izquierdo Health And Science Charter School
Charter School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
800 Home St-rm 205
Bronx, NY 10456
(718) 378-0490
Grades: 6-12
| 780 students
Rank: #15 - 1715. - 17.
International Leadership Charter School
Charter School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(2)
3030 Riverdale Ave
Bronx, NY 10463
(718) 562-2300
Grades: 9-12
| 348 students
Rank: #15 - 1715. - 17.
New Visions Charter High School For The Humanities
Charter School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
99 Terrace View Ave-rm 360
Bronx, NY 10463
(718) 817-7686
Grades: 9-12
| 543 students
Rank: #18 - 1918. - 19.
Buffalo Academy Of Science Charter School
Charter School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
190 Franklin St
Buffalo, NY 14202
(716) 854-2490
Grades: 5-12
| 616 students
Rank: #18 - 1918. - 19.
Hyde Leadership Charter School
Charter School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
730 Bryant Ave
Bronx, NY 10474
(718) 991-5500
Grades: K-12
| 978 students
Rank: #2020.
Kipp Academy Charter School
Charter School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
250 E 156th St-4th Fl
Bronx, NY 10451
(718) 665-3555
Grades: K-12
| 1,075 students
Rank: #21 - 2221. - 22.
New Heights Academy Charter School
Charter School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1818 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY 10031
(212) 283-5400
Grades: 5-12
| 755 students
Rank: #21 - 2221. - 22.
New Visions Chtr High School-adv Ma/sci Iv
Charter School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
156-10 Baisley Blvd
Jamaica, NY 11434
(718) 525-2041
Grades: 9-11
| 371 students
Rank: #23 - 2623. - 26.
Albany Leadership Charter High School For Girls
Charter School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
19 Hackett Blvd
Albany, NY 12208
(518) 694-5300
Grades: 9-12
| 360 students
Rank: #23 - 2623. - 26.
Equality Charter School
Charter School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
4140 Hutchinson River Pkwy E
Bronx, NY 10475
(718) 320-3032
Grades: 6-12
| 638 students
Rank: #23 - 2623. - 26.
New Visions Charter High School-adv Math/scie
Charter School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
99 Terrace View Ave-rm 254
Bronx, NY 10463
(718) 817-7683
Grades: 9-12
| 501 students
Rank: #23 - 2623. - 26.
Northside Charter High School
Charter School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
424 Leonard St-4th Fl
Brooklyn, NY 11222
(347) 390-1273
Grades: 9-12
| 411 students
Rank: #2727.
New Visions Chtr High School-adv Ma/sci Ii
Charter School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
900 Tinton Ave
Bronx, NY 10456
(718) 665-3671
Grades: 9-12
| 546 students
Rank: #2828.
Rensaissance Charter High School For Innovation
Charter School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
410 E 100th St-2nd Fl
New York, NY 10029
(212) 722-5871
Grades: 9-12
| 446 students
Rank: #2929.
Brooklyn Ascend Charter School
Charter School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
205 Rockaway Pkwy-2nd Fl
Brooklyn, NY 11212
(718) 907-9150
Grades: K-11
| 1,395 students
Rank: #3030.
New Visions Charter High School For The Humanities Iii
Charter School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3000 Ave X
New York, NY 10017
(718) 368-4145
Grades: 9-12
| 328 students
Rank: #31 - 4331. - 43.
Bronx Lighthouse Charter School
Charter School
Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥90%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1001 Intervale Ave
Bronx, NY 10459
(646) 915-0025
Grades: K-12
| 649 students
Rank: #31 - 4331. - 43.
Democracy Prep Harlem Charter School
Charter School
Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥90%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
207 W 133rd St
New York, NY 10030
(212) 281-1248
Grades: K-12
| 930 students
Rank: #31 - 4331. - 43.
Harlem Children's Zone Promise Academy II Charter School
Charter School
Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥90%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
35 E 125th St
New York, NY 10035
(212) 360-3255
Grades: K-12
| 1,002 students
Rank: #31 - 4331. - 43.
Harlem Village Academy Charter School
Charter School
Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥90%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
244 W 144 St-4th Fl
New York, NY 10027
(646) 812-9298
Grades: K-12
| 932 students
Rank: #31 - 4331. - 43.
Harlem Village Academy Leadership Charter School
Charter School
Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥90%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
2351 1st Ave-4th Fl
New York, NY 10035
(646) 812-9400
Grades: K-12
| 820 students
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