Top 10 Best New York Magnet Public Schools (2023)

For the 2023 school year, there are 231 magnet public schools serving 138,580 students in New York.
Learn more about how magnet schools work. The top ranked magnet public schools in New York are Staten Island Technical High School, Leon M Goldstein High School For The Sciences and Academy Of American Studies. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
New York magnet public schools have an average math proficiency score of 52% (versus the New York public school average of 55%), and reading proficiency score of 53% (versus the 54% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the New York public school average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Best New York Magnet Public Schools (2023)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Staten Island Technical High School
Magnet School
Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
485 Clawson St
Staten Island, NY 10306
(718) 667-3222
Grades: 9-12
| 1,336 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.
Academy Of American Studies
Magnet School
Math: 97% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
28-04 41st Ave
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718) 361-8786
Grades: 9-12
| 1,117 students
Rank: #44.
New Explorations Into Sciencetech And Math High School
Magnet School
Math: 97% | Reading: 98%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
111 Columbia St
New York, NY 10002
(212) 677-5190
Grades: K-12
| 1,797 students
Rank: #5 - 65. - 6.
Smithtown High School-west
Magnet School
Math: 98% | Reading: 97%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
100 Central Rd
Smithtown, NY 11787
(631) 382-2905
Grades: 9-12
| 1,415 students
Rank: #5 - 65. - 6.
Wellington C Mepham High School
Magnet School
Math: 98% | Reading: 97%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2401 Camp Ave
Bellmore, NY 11710
(516) 992-1500
Grades: 9-12
| 1,268 students
Rank: #77.
30th Avenue School (G & T Citywide)
Magnet School
Math: 96% | Reading: 97%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
28-37 29th St
Astoria, NY 11102
(718) 726-0501
Grades: K-8
| 534 students
Rank: #8 - 118. - 11.
Bronx Center For Science And Mathematics
Magnet School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1363 Fulton Ave
Bronx, NY 10456
(718) 992-7089
Grades: 9-12
| 438 students
Rank: #8 - 118. - 11.
Fordham High School For The Arts
Magnet School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
500 E Fordham Rd
Bronx, NY 10458
(718) 733-4656
Grades: 9-12
| 400 students
Rank: #8 - 118. - 11.
Nyc Ischool Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
131 Ave Of The Americas
New York, NY 10013
(917) 237-7300
Grades: 9-12
| 488 students
Rank: #8 - 118. - 11.
P.S. 77 Lower Lab School
Magnet School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1700 3rd Ave
New York, NY 10128
(212) 427-2798
Grades: K-5
| 349 students
Rank: #1212.
High School Of Fashion Industries
Vocational School
Magnet School
Math: 95% | Reading: 97%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
225 W 24th St
New York, NY 10011
(212) 255-1235
Grades: 9-12
| 1,675 students
Rank: #1313.
Collegiate Institute For Math And Science Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
925 Astor Ave
Bronx, NY 10469
(718) 944-3635
Grades: 9-12
| 584 students
Rank: #1414.
Saunders Trades & Technical High School
Magnet School
Math: 91% | Reading: 97%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
183 Palmer Rd
Yonkers, NY 10701
(914) 376-8150
Grades: 9-12
| 1,132 students
Rank: #1515.
Tag Young Scholars
Magnet School
Math: 93% | Reading: 95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
240 E 109th St
New York, NY 10029
(212) 860-6003
Grades: K-8
| 564 students
Rank: #1616.
I.S. 98 Bay Academy
Magnet School
Math: 93% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1401 Emmons Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11235
(718) 891-9005
Grades: 6-8
| 1,667 students
Rank: #1717.
Yonkers High School
Magnet School
Math: 93% | Reading: 92%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
150 Rockland Ave
Yonkers, NY 10705
(914) 376-8191
Grades: 9-12
| 1,067 students
Rank: #1818.
Humanities And Arts Magnet High School
Magnet School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
207-01 116th Ave
Cambria Heights, NY 11411
(718) 978-2135
Grades: 9-12
| 396 students
Rank: #1919.
Riverside High School
Magnet School
Math: 91% | Reading: 94%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
565 Warburton Ave
Yonkers, NY 10701
(914) 376-8425
Grades: 9-12
| 973 students
Rank: #2020.
Brooklyn School Of Inquiry
Magnet School
Math: 92% | Reading: 91%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
50 Ave P
Brooklyn, NY 11218
(718) 621-5730
Grades: K-8
| 526 students
Rank: #2121.
Roosevelt High School - Early College Studies
Magnet School
Math: 89% | Reading: 95%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
631 Tuckahoe Rd
Yonkers, NY 10710
(914) 376-8500
Grades: 9-12
| 955 students
Rank: #2222.
Columbia Secondary School
Magnet School
Math: 90% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
425 W 123rd St
New York, NY 10027
(212) 666-1278
Grades: 6-12
| 701 students
Rank: #23 - 2523. - 25.
Bronx Theatre High School
Magnet School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
99 Terrace View Ave
Bronx, NY 10463
(718) 329-2902
Grades: 9-12
| 313 students
Rank: #23 - 2523. - 25.
Celia Cruz Bronx High School Of Music
Magnet School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2780 Reservoir Ave
Bronx, NY 10468
(718) 329-8550
Grades: 9-12
| 458 students
Rank: #23 - 2523. - 25.
High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety
Magnet School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
116-25 Guy R Brewer Blvd
Jamaica, NY 11434
(718) 977-4800
Grades: 9-12
| 390 students
Rank: #2626.
Lincoln High School
Magnet School
Math: 91% | Reading: 91%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
375 Kneeland Ave
Yonkers, NY 10704
(914) 376-8400
Grades: 9-12
| 1,140 students
Rank: #2727.
Clinton School
Magnet School
Math: 86% | Reading: 94%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
10 E 15th St
New York, NY 10003
(212) 524-4360
Grades: 6-12
| 790 students
Rank: #28 - 2928. - 29.
Brooklyn School For Math And Research
Magnet School
Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥90%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
400 Irving Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11237
(718) 381-7100
Grades: 9-12
| 373 students
Rank: #28 - 2928. - 29.
Urban Assembly School For Emergency Management
Vocational School
Magnet School
Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥90%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
411 Pearl St
New York, NY 10038
(212) 225-0998
Grades: 9-12
| 270 students
Rank: #3030.
Mark Twain I.S. 239 For The Gifted And Talented
Magnet School
Math: 89% | Reading: 91%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2401 Neptune Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11224
(718) 266-0814
Grades: 6-8
| 1,335 students
Rank: #3131.
Gorton High School
Magnet School
Math: 83% | Reading: 95%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
100 Shonnard Pl
Yonkers, NY 10703
(914) 376-8350
Grades: 9-12
| 998 students
Rank: #3232.
High School For Language And Diplomacy
Magnet School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
40 Irving Pl
New York, NY 10003
(212) 253-2480
Grades: 9-12
| 242 students
Rank: #3333.
High School For Violin And Dance
Magnet School
Math: ≥90% | Reading: 80-89%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1100 Boston Rd
Bronx, NY 10456
(718) 842-0687
Grades: 9-12
| 208 students
Rank: #3434.
Clara Barton High School
Vocational School
Magnet School
Math: 85% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
901 Classon Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11225
(718) 636-4900
Grades: 9-12
| 1,320 students
Rank: #3535.
P.S. 253
Magnet School
Math: 92% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
601 Oceanview Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11235
(718) 332-3331
Grades: K-5
| 860 students
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