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For the 2021 school year, there are 316 public schools serving 207,334 students in Nassau County, NY. Nassau County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New York.
The top ranked public schools in Nassau County, NY are Garden City High School, Gen Douglas Macarthur Senior High School and Herricks High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Nassau County, NY public schools have an average math proficiency score of 69% (versus the New York public school average of 54%), and reading proficiency score of 68% (versus the 54% statewide average). Schools in Nassau County have an average ranking of 10/10, which is in the top 5% of New York public schools.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the New York public school average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Nassau County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #1-101.- 10.
    Garden City High School Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    170 Rockaway Ave
    Garden City, NY 11530
    (516) 478-2000

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,165 student
  • Rank: #1-101.- 10.
    Gen Douglas Macarthur Senior High School Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    3369 Old Jerusalem Rd
    Levittown, NY 11756
    (516) 434-7230

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,227 student
  • Rank: #1-101.- 10.
    Herricks High School Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    100 Shelter Rock Rd
    New Hyde Park, NY 11040
    (516) 305-8700

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,334 student
  • Rank: #1-101.- 10.
    Jericho Senior High School Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    99 Cedar Swamp Rd
    Jericho, NY 11753
    (516) 203-3610

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,124 student
  • Rank: #1-101.- 10.
    John F Kennedy High School Magnet School
    Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    3000 Bellmore Ave
    Bellmore, NY 11710
    (516) 992-1400

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,095 student
  • Rank: #1-101.- 10.
    Manhasset Secondary School Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    200 Memorial Pl
    Manhasset, NY 11030
    (516) 267-7600

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,125 student
  • Rank: #1-101.- 10.
    North Shore Senior High School Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    450 Glen Cove Ave
    Glen Head, NY 11545
    (516) 277-7001

    Grades: 9-12 | 881 students
  • Rank: #1-101.- 10.
    South Side High School Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    140 Shepherd St
    Rockville Centre, NY 11570
    (516) 255-8944

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,090 student
  • Rank: #1-101.- 10.
    Syosset Senior High School Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    70 S Woods Rd
    Syosset, NY 11791
    (516) 364-5675

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,108 students
  • Rank: #1-101.- 10.
    Wantagh Senior High School Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    3297 Beltagh Ave
    Wantagh, NY 11793
    (516) 679-6401

    Grades: 9-12 | 935 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Plainview-old Bethpage/jfk High School Math: 98% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    50 Kennedy Dr
    Plainview, NY 11803
    (516) 434-3125

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,600 student
  • Rank: #12-1512.- 15.
    Bethpage Senior High School Math: ≥99% | Reading: 98%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    10 Cherry Ave
    Bethpage, NY 11714
    (516) 644-4101

    Grades: 9-12 | 970 students
  • Rank: #12-1512.- 15.
    Great Neck South High School Math: ≥99% | Reading: 98%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    341 Lakeville Rd
    Great Neck, NY 11020
    (516) 441-4800

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,221 student
  • Rank: #12-1512.- 15.
    Valley Stream Central High School Math: ≥99% | Reading: 98%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    135 Fletcher Ave
    Valley Stream, NY 11580
    (516) 561-4410

    Grades: 10-12 | 987 students
  • Rank: #12-1512.- 15.
    Wellington C Mepham High School Magnet School
    Math: ≥99% | Reading: 98%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2401 Camp Ave
    Bellmore, NY 11710
    (516) 992-1500

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,248 student
  • Rank: #1616.
    Massapequa High School Math: 97% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    4925 Merrick Rd
    Massapequa, NY 11758
    (516) 308-5901

    Grades: 10-12 | 1,695 student
  • Rank: #1717.
    George W Hewlett High School Math: 96% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    60 Everit Ave
    Hewlett, NY 11557
    (516) 792-4100

    Grades: 8-12 | 1,072 student
  • Rank: #18-2018.- 20.
    Great Neck North High School Math: 98% | Reading: 98%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    35 Polo Rd
    Great Neck, NY 11023
    (516) 441-4700

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,134 student
  • Rank: #18-2018.- 20.
    Paul D Schreiber Senior High School Math: 98% | Reading: 98%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    101 Campus Dr
    Port Washington, NY 11050
    (516) 767-5805

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,608 student
  • Rank: #18-2018.- 20.
    Sanford H Calhoun High School Math: 98% | Reading: 98%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1786 State St
    Merrick, NY 11566
    (516) 992-1300

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,274 student
  • Rank: #2121.
    East Meadow High School Math: 98% | Reading: 97%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    101 Carman Ave
    East Meadow, NY 11554
    (516) 228-5331

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,524 student
  • Rank: #2222.
    Lynbrook Senior High School Math: 97% | Reading: 97%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    9 Union Ave
    Lynbrook, NY 11563
    (516) 887-0200

    Grades: 9-12 | 891 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Division Avenue Senior High School Math: 96% | Reading: 96%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    120 Division Ave
    Levittown, NY 11756
    (516) 434-7155

    Grades: 9-12 | 985 students
  • Rank: #24-2824.- 28.
    Island Trees High School Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    59 Straight Ln
    Levittown, NY 11756
    (516) 520-2135

    Grades: 9-12 | 746 students
  • Rank: #24-2824.- 28.
    Locust Valley High School Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    99 Horse Hollow Rd
    Locust Valley, NY 11560
    (516) 277-5100

    Grades: 9-12 | 691 students
  • Rank: #24-2824.- 28.
    Robert Seaman Elementary School Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    137 Leahy St
    Jericho, NY 11753
    (516) 203-3630

    Grades: K-5 | 292 students
  • Rank: #24-2824.- 28.
    Seaford Senior High School Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1575 Seamans Neck Rd
    Seaford, NY 11783
    (516) 592-4300

    Grades: 9-12 | 711 students
  • Rank: #24-2824.- 28.
    W Tresper Clarke High School Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    740 Edgewood Dr
    Westbury, NY 11590
    (516) 876-7451

    Grades: 9-12 | 757 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    Roslyn High School Math: 95% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    475 Round Hill Rd
    Roslyn Heights, NY 11577
    (516) 801-5101

    Grades: 8-12 | 1,038 student
  • Rank: #3030.
    Plainedge Senior High School Math: 93% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    241 Wyngate Dr
    Massapequa, NY 11758
    (516) 992-7550

    Grades: 9-12 | 982 students
  • Rank: #3131.
    Baldwin Senior High School Math: 94% | Reading: 98%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    841 E T Kloberg Dr
    Baldwin, NY 11510
    (516) 434-6100

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,589 student
  • Rank: #32-3332.- 33.
    Malverne Senior High School Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    80 Ocean Ave
    Malverne, NY 11565
    (516) 887-6420

    Grades: 9-12 | 561 students
  • Rank: #32-3332.- 33.
    West Hempstead High School Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    400 Nassau Blvd
    West Hempstead, NY 11552
    (516) 390-3214

    Grades: 9-12 | 710 students
  • Rank: #3434.
    School 7-oceanside Senior High School Math: 90% | Reading: 98%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    3160 Skillman Ave
    Oceanside, NY 11572
    (516) 678-7526

    Grades: 8-12 | 1,751 student
  • Rank: #3535.
    Farmingdale Senior High School Math: 90% | Reading: 96%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    150 Lincoln St
    Farmingdale, NY 11735
    (516) 434-5210

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,892 student
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