Top 10 Best Kings County Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 572 public schools serving 310,986 students in Kings County, NY. Kings County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New York.
The top ranked public schools in Kings County, NY are Brooklyn Technical High School, Leon M Goldstein High School For The Sciences and Midwood High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Kings County, NY public schools have an average math proficiency score of 55% (versus the New York public school average of 55%), and reading proficiency score of 56% (versus the 54% statewide average). Schools in Kings County have an average ranking of 9/10, which is in the top 20% of New York public schools.
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the New York public school average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Best Kings County Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Brooklyn Technical High School
Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(3)
29 Ft Greene Pl
Brooklyn, NY 11217
(718) 804-6400
Grades: 9-12
| 5,943 students
Rank: #22.
Leon M Goldstein High School For The Sciences
Magnet School
Math: 98% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1830 Shore Blvd
Brooklyn, NY 11235
(718) 368-8500
Grades: 9-12
| 1,019 students
Rank: #33.
Midwood High School
Math: 96% | Reading: 98%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2839 Bedford Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11210
(718) 724-8500
Grades: 9-12
| 4,117 students
Rank: #44.
Is 187 Christa Mcauliffe School
Math: 97% | Reading: 96%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1171 65th St
Brooklyn, NY 11219
(718) 236-3394
Grades: 6-8
| 990 students
Rank: #5 - 165. - 16.
Achievement First Crown Heights Charter School
Charter School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
790 E New York Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11203
(347) 471-2580
Grades: K-12
| 1,299 students
Rank: #5 - 165. - 16.
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
| 1,215 students
Rank: #5 - 165. - 16.
Bedford Academy High School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
1119 Bedford Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11217
(718) 398-3061
Grades: 9-12
| 394 students
Rank: #5 - 165. - 16.
Benjamin Banneker Academy
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
71-77 Clinton Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11238
(718) 797-3702
Grades: 9-12
| 877 students
Rank: #5 - 165. - 16.
Brooklyn College Academy
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
350 Coney Island Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11218
(718) 853-6184
Grades: 9-12
| 666 students
Rank: #5 - 165. - 16.
Brooklyn Latin School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
223 Graham Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11206
(718) 366-0154
Grades: 9-12
| 809 students
Rank: #5 - 165. - 16.
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: 8-12
| 677 students
Rank: #5 - 165. - 16.
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
| 1,030 students
Rank: #5 - 165. - 16.
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
| 505 students
Rank: #5 - 165. - 16.
Millennium Brooklyn High School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(2)
237 7th Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11215
(718) 832-4333
Grades: 9-12
| 691 students
Rank: #5 - 165. - 16.
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
| 319 students
Rank: #5 - 165. - 16.
Williamsburg High School For Architecture And Design
Vocational School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
257 N 6th St
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718) 388-1260
Grades: 9-12
| 606 students
Rank: #1717.
High School Of Telecommunication Arts And Technology
Math: 94% | Reading: 96%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
350 67th St
Brooklyn, NY 11220
(718) 759-3400
Grades: 9-12
| 1,273 students
Rank: #18 - 2618. - 26.
Academy For Conservation And The Environment
Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
6565 Flatlands Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11236
(718) 968-4101
Grades: 9-12
| 347 students
Rank: #18 - 2618. - 26.
Academy Of Innovative Technology
Vocational School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
999 Jamaica Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11208
(718) 827-2469
Grades: 9-12
| 456 students
Rank: #18 - 2618. - 26.
Brooklyn High School Of The Arts
Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(24)
345 Dean St
Brooklyn, NY 11217
(718) 855-2412
Grades: 9-12
| 954 students
Rank: #18 - 2618. - 26.
City Polytechnic High School
Vocational School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
105 Tech Pl
Brooklyn, NY 11201
(718) 875-1473
Grades: 9-12
| 465 students
Rank: #18 - 2618. - 26.
John Jay School For Law
Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
237 7th Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11215
(718) 832-4250
Grades: 9-12
| 491 students
Rank: #18 - 2618. - 26.
Pathways In Technology Early College High School (P-tech)
Vocational School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
150 Albany Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11213
(718) 221-1593
Grades: 9-12
| 544 students
Rank: #18 - 2618. - 26.
Science Skills Center High School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
49 Flatbush Ave Ext
Brooklyn, NY 11201
(718) 243-9413
Grades: 9-12
| 578 students
Rank: #18 - 2618. - 26.
Urban Assembly School For Law And Justice
Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
283 Adams St
Brooklyn, NY 11201
(718) 858-1160
Grades: 9-12
| 460 students
Rank: #18 - 2618. - 26.
Williamsburg Preparatory School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
257 N 6th St
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718) 302-2306
Grades: 9-12
| 715 students
Rank: #2727.
It Takes A Village Academy
Math: ≥95% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
5800 Tilden Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11203
(718) 629-2307
Grades: 9-12
| 482 students
Rank: #2828.
Is 98 Bay Academy
Magnet School
Math: 93% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(2)
1401 Emmons Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11235
(718) 891-9005
Grades: 6-8
| 1,667 students
Rank: #2929.
Edward R Murrow High School
Math: 92% | Reading: 94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1600 Ave L
Brooklyn, NY 11230
(718) 258-9283
Grades: 9-12
| 3,693 students
Rank: #3030.
New Utrecht High School
Math: 93% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(4)
1601 80th St
Brooklyn, NY 11214
(718) 232-2500
Grades: 9-12
| 3,553 students
Rank: #31 - 3331. - 33.
Brooklyn Preparatory High School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
257 N 6th St
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718) 486-2550
Grades: 9-12
| 530 students
Rank: #31 - 3331. - 33.
High School For Public Service-heroes Of Tomorrow
Math: 85-89% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
600 Kingston Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11203
(718) 756-5325
Grades: 9-12
| 522 students
Rank: #31 - 3331. - 33.
Life Academy High School For Film And Music
Math: 85-89% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2630 Benson Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11214
(718) 333-7750
Grades: 9-12
| 253 students
Rank: #3434.
Ps 172 Beacon School Of Excellence
Math: 96% | Reading: 88%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
825 4th Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11232
(718) 965-4200
Grades: PK-5
| 565 students
Rank: #35 - 3835. - 38.
Brooklyn Academy Of Science And The Environment
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
883 Classon Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11225
(718) 230-6363
Grades: 9-12
| 308 students
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Kings County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
183 South 3rd St
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718) 388-1194
Grades: 9-12
| 398 students
141 Macon St
Brooklyn, NY 11216
(718) 783-4842
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
561 Grand Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11238
(718) 789-2258
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
27 Huntington St
Brooklyn, NY 11231
(718) 330-9285
Grades: 5-10
| 78 students
905 Winthrop St
Brooklyn, NY 11203
(718) 773-3908
Grades: 9-12
| 181 students
650 Ashford St
Brooklyn, NY 11207
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Bayside Res (Closed 2004)
Alternative School
30-34 214 Pl
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
39 Herkimer St
Brooklyn, NY 11216
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
832 Marcy Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11216
(718) 622-4310
Grades: 10-12
| 102 students
185 Ellery St
Brooklyn, NY 11206
(718) 384-4154
Grades: K-8
| 369 students
424 Leonard St3rd Fl
Brooklyn, NY 11222
(718) 390-1275
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
116 Nassau St
Brooklyn, NY 11201
(718) 694-8352
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Brooklyn Chldrn Center (Closed 2008)
Special Education School
1819 Bergen Street
Brooklyn, NY 11233
(718) 221-4500
Grades: Inquire with school
| 35 students
2839 Bedford Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11210
(718) 434-5043
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
505 Fulton St 2nd Fl
Brooklyn, NY 11201
(212) 431-4477
Grades: K-4
| 206 students
883 Classon Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11225
(718) 636-5800
Grades: 12
| 192 students
152 Sterling St
Brooklyn, NY 11225
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
1125 Carroll Street
Brooklyn, NY 11225
(718) 773-2041
Grades: 9-12
| 20 students
8310 21st Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11214
(718) 266-5032
Grades: 9-12
| 570 students
1600 Rockaway Pky
Brooklyn, NY 11236
(718) 290-8600
Grades: 9-12
| 344 students
426 56th Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11220
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
791 Empire Blvd
Brooklyn, NY 11213
(718) 221-5095
Grades: K-5
| 371 students
424 Leonard St-3rd Fl
Brooklyn, NY 11222
(718) 384-1386
Grades: K-5
| 383 students
2504 Clarendon Rd
Brooklyn, NY 11226
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
309 Clinton Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11205
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
69-76 Schermerhorn St
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Grades: 9-10
| 35 students
17 Bristol St
Brooklyn, NY 11212
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
202 Avenue C
Brooklyn, NY 11218
(718) 438-4010
Grades: PK-5
| 1,005 students
14 E 21st St
Brooklyn, NY 11226
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
41 Howard Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11221
(718) 574-2911
Grades: Inquire with school
| n/a students
911 Flatbush Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11226
(718) 282-7804
Grades: 9-12
| 382 students
911 Flatbush Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11226
(718) 282-8428
Grades: 9-12
| 392 students
590 Sheffield Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11207
(718) 272-8371
Grades: 6-8
| 105 students
700 Park Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11206
(718) 599-2176
Grades: K-1
| n/a students
700 Park Ave-3rd Fl
Brooklyn, NY 11206
(718) 599-2176
Grades: K-5
| 252 students
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