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For the 2021 school year, there are 75 public schools serving 39,473 students in Dutchess County, NY. Dutchess County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New York.
The top ranked public schools in Dutchess County, NY are John Jay Senior High School, Dover High School and Millbrook High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Dutchess County, NY public schools have an average math proficiency score of 53% (versus the New York public school average of 55%), and reading proficiency score of 52% (versus the 54% statewide average). Schools in Dutchess County have an average ranking of 7/10, which is in the top 50% of New York public schools.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New York public school average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Best Dutchess County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    John Jay Senior High School Math: 98% | Reading: 97%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2012 Route 52
    Hopewell Junction, NY 12533
    (845) 897-6700

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,018 students
  • Rank: #2-72.-7.
    Dover High School Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2368 Rt 22
    Dover Plains, NY 12522
    (845) 877-5750

    Grades: 9-12 | 440 students
  • Rank: #2-72.-7.
    Millbrook High School Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    70 Church St
    Millbrook, NY 12545
    (845) 677-2510

    Grades: 9-12 | 319 students
  • Rank: #2-72.-7.
    Pawling High School Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    30 Wagner Rd
    Pawling, NY 12564
    (845) 855-4620

    Grades: 9-12 | 371 students
  • Rank: #2-72.-7.
    Red Hook Senior High School Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    103 W Market St
    Red Hook, NY 12571
    (845) 758-2241

    Grades: 9-12 | 692 students
  • Rank: #2-72.-7.
    Rhinebeck Senior High School Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    45 N Park Rd
    Rhinebeck, NY 12572
    (845) 871-5500

    Grades: 9-12 | 369 students
  • Rank: #2-72.-7.
    Spackenkill High School Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    112 Spackenkill Rd
    Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
    (845) 463-7810

    Grades: 9-12 | 489 students
  • Rank: #8-98.-9.
    Arlington High School Math: 95% | Reading: 95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1157 Rt 55
    Lagrangeville, NY 12540
    (845) 486-4860

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,965 students
  • Rank: #8-98.-9.
    Franklin D Roosevelt Senior High School Math: 95% | Reading: 95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    156 S Cross Rd
    Hyde Park, NY 12538
    (845) 229-4020

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,227 student
  • Rank: #1010.
    Roy C Ketcham Senior High School Math: 92% | Reading: 94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    99 Myers Corners Rd
    Wappingers Falls, NY 12590
    (845) 298-5100

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,748 student
  • Rank: #1111.
    Beacon High School Math: 87% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    101 Matteawan Rd
    Beacon, NY 12508
    (845) 838-6900

    Grades: 9-12 | 891 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Webutuck High School Math: 80-89% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    194 Haight Rd
    Amenia, NY 12501
    (845) 373-4114

    Grades: 9-12 | 218 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Poughkeepsie High School Math: 75% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    70 Forbus St
    Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
    (845) 451-4850

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,127 student
  • Rank: #1414.
    Orchard View Alternative High School Alternative School
    Math: 60-79% | Reading: ≥80%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    25 Corporate Dr
    Hopewell Junction, NY 12533
    (845) 298-5000

    Grades: 9-12 | 72 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Stissing Mountain Junior/senior High School Math: 70% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    2829 Church St
    Pine Plains, NY 12567
    (518) 398-7181

    Grades: 6-12 | 501 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Hagan School Math: 72% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    42 Hagan Dr
    Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
    (845) 463-7840

    Grades: 3-5 | 305 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Glenham School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    20 Chase Dr
    Fishkill, NY 12524
    (845) 838-6900

    Grades: PK-5 | 418 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Brinckerhoff Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    16 Wedgewood Rd
    Fishkill, NY 12524
    (845) 897-6800

    Grades: K-6 | 630 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Noxon Road Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    4 Old Noxon Rd
    Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
    (845) 486-4950

    Grades: K-5 | 318 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Pawling Middle School Math: 57% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    80 Wagner Rd
    Pawling, NY 12564
    (845) 855-4653

    Grades: 5-8 | 371 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Chancellor Livingston Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    48 Knollwood Rd
    Rhinebeck, NY 12572
    (845) 871-5570

    Grades: K-5 | 415 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Oak Grove Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    40 Kerr Rd
    Poughkeepsie, NY 12601
    (845) 298-5280

    Grades: K-6 | 435 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Millbrook Middle School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    43 Alden Pl
    Millbrook, NY 12545
    (845) 677-4210

    Grades: 6-8 | 233 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Mill Road-intermediate Grades Math: 53% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    9 Mill Rd
    Red Hook, NY 12571
    (845) 758-2241

    Grades: 3-5 | 392 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    Vail Farm Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1659 E Noxon Rd
    Lagrangeville, NY 12540
    (845) 223-8030

    Grades: K-5 | 596 students
  • Rank: #2626.
    Orville A Todd Middle School Math: 53% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    11 Croft Rd
    Poughkeepsie, NY 12603
    (845) 463-7830

    Grades: 6-8 | 364 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    J V Forrestal Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    125 Liberty St
    Beacon, NY 12508
    (845) 838-6900

    Grades: PK-5 | 281 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Beekman School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    201 Lime Ridge Rd
    Poughquag, NY 12570
    (845) 227-1834

    Grades: K-5 | 444 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    Linden Avenue Middle School Math: 54% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    65 W Market St
    Red Hook, NY 12571
    (845) 758-2241

    Grades: 6-8 | 430 students
  • Rank: #30-3130.- 31.
    Fishkill Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    20 Church St
    Fishkill, NY 12524
    (845) 897-6780

    Grades: K-6 | 469 students
  • Rank: #30-3130.- 31.
    Sheafe Road Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    287 Sheafe Rd
    Wappingers Falls, NY 12590
    (845) 298-5290

    Grades: K-6 | 586 students
  • Rank: #32-3332.- 33.
    Alden Place Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    41 Alden Pl
    Millbrook, NY 12545
    (845) 677-4220

    Grades: 3-5 | 205 students
  • Rank: #32-3332.- 33.
    Pawling Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    7 Haight St
    Pawling, NY 12564
    (845) 855-4630

    Grades: K-4 | 385 students
  • Rank: #3434.
    Fishkill Plains Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    17 Lake Walton Rd
    Wappingers Falls, NY 12590
    (845) 227-1770

    Grades: K-6 | 560 students
  • Rank: #3535.
    Bulkeley Middle School Math: 55% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    45 N Park Rd
    Rhinebeck, NY 12572
    (845) 871-5500

    Grades: 6-8 | 248 students
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