Top 10 Best New York Public Schools (2022-23)

For the 2022-23 school year, there are 360 public schools serving 164,982 students in New York, NY (there are 206 private schools, serving 56,784 private students). 74% of all K-12 students in New York, NY are educated in public schools compared to the NY state average of 86%. New York has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New York.
The top ranked public schools in New York, NY are Fiorello H Laguardia High School, Stuyvesant High School and High School For Health Professions & Human Services. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
New York, NY public schools have an average math proficiency score of 63% (versus the New York public school average of 55%), and reading proficiency score of 66% (versus the 54% statewide average). Schools in New York have an average ranking of 8/10, which is in the top 30% of New York public schools.
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the New York public school average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Best New York, NY Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Fiorello H Laguardia High School
Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
100 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY 10023
(212) 496-0700
Grades: 9-12
| 2,722 students
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Stuyvesant High School
Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
345 Chambers St
New York, NY 10282
(212) 312-4800
Grades: 9-12
| 3,344 students
Rank: #33.
High School For Health Professions & Human Services
Math: 98% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
345 E 15th St
New York, NY 10003
(212) 780-9175
Grades: 9-12
| 1,799 students
Rank: #44.
Manhattan Center For Science & Mathematics
Math: 98% | Reading: 98%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
260 Pleasant Ave
New York, NY 10029
(212) 876-4639
Grades: 9-12
| 1,633 students
Rank: #55.
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: #6 - 266. - 26.
Bard High School Early College
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
525 E Houston St
New York, NY 10002
(212) 995-8479
Grades: 9-12
| 635 students
Rank: #6 - 266. - 26.
Baruch College Campus High School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
55 E 25th St
New York, NY 10010
(212) 683-7440
Grades: 9-12
| 493 students
Rank: #6 - 266. - 26.
Central Park East High School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1573 Madison Ave-rm 321
New York, NY 10029
(212) 860-5929
Grades: 9-12
| 519 students
Rank: #6 - 266. - 26.
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: 6-12
| 704 students
Rank: #6 - 266. - 26.
Democracy Preparatory Charter School
Charter School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
2230 5th Ave
New York, NY 10037
(212) 281-3061
Grades: 6-12
| 717 students
Rank: #6 - 266. - 26.
Eleanor Roosevelt High School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
411 E 76th St
New York, NY 10021
(212) 772-1220
Grades: 9-12
| 546 students
Rank: #6 - 266. - 26.
High School For Dual Language And Asian Studies
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
350 Grand St
New York, NY 10002
(212) 475-4097
Grades: 9-12
| 403 students
Rank: #6 - 266. - 26.
High School Mathematics Science And Engineering At Ccny
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
240 Convent Ave
New York, NY 10031
(212) 281-6490
Grades: 9-12
| 496 students
Rank: #6 - 266. - 26.
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
| 1,893 students
Rank: #6 - 266. - 26.
Manhattan Bridges High School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
525 W 50th St
New York, NY 10019
(212) 757-5274
Grades: 9-12
| 513 students
Rank: #6 - 266. - 26.
Manhattan Village Academy
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
43 W 22nd St
New York, NY 10010
(212) 242-8752
Grades: 9-12
| 459 students
Rank: #6 - 266. - 26.
Manhattan/hunter Science High School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
245 Greenwich St
New York, NY 10007
(212) 501-1235
Grades: 9-12
| 452 students
Rank: #6 - 266. - 26.
Millennium High School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
75 Broad St
New York, NY 10004
(212) 825-9008
Grades: 9-12
| 699 students
Rank: #6 - 266. - 26.
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: #6 - 266. - 26.
Nyc Lab High School For Collaborative Studies
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
333 W 17th St
New York, NY 10011
(212) 691-6119
Grades: 9-12
| 482 students
Rank: #6 - 266. - 26.
Nyc Museum School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
333 W 17th St
New York, NY 10011
(212) 675-6206
Grades: 9-12
| 439 students
Rank: #6 - 266. - 26.
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: #6 - 266. - 26.
Park East High School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
230 E 105th St
New York, NY 10029
(212) 831-1517
Grades: 9-12
| 385 students
Rank: #6 - 266. - 26.
Special Music School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
129 W 67th St
New York, NY 10023
(212) 501-3318
Grades: K-12
| 298 students
Rank: #6 - 266. - 26.
Talent Unlimited High School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
317 E 67th St
New York, NY 10065
(212) 737-1530
Grades: 9-12
| 521 students
Rank: #6 - 266. - 26.
Urban Assembly Gateway School For Technology
Vocational School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
439 W 49th St
New York, NY 10019
(212) 246-1041
Grades: 9-12
| 457 students
Rank: #27 - 2827. - 28.
Anderson School
Math: 95% | Reading: 97%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
100 W 77th St
New York, NY 10024
(212) 595-7193
Grades: K-8
| 516 students
Rank: #27 - 2827. - 28.
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: #2929.
Art And Design High School
Vocational School
Math: 92% | Reading: 97%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
231-249 E 56th St
New York, NY 10019
(212) 752-4340
Grades: 9-12
| 1,509 students
Rank: #3030.
A Philip Randolph Campus High School
Math: 93% | Reading: 96%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
433 W 135th St
New York, NY 10031
(212) 690-6800
Grades: 9-12
| 1,506 students
Rank: #3131.
East Side Middle School
Math: 96% | Reading: 95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
331 E 91st St
New York, NY 10028
(212) 360-0114
Grades: 6-8
| 437 students
Rank: #32 - 3532. - 35.
Chelsea Career And Technical Education High School
Vocational School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
131 Ave Of The Americas
New York, NY 10013
(212) 925-1080
Grades: 9-12
| 466 students
Rank: #32 - 3532. - 35.
Frank Mccourt High School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
145 W 84th St
New York, NY 10024
(212) 362-2015
Grades: 9-12
| 410 students
Rank: #32 - 3532. - 35.
Manhattan Early College School For Advertising
Vocational School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
411 Pearl St
New York, NY 10038
(212) 225-0880
Grades: 9-12
| 460 students
Rank: #32 - 3532. - 35.
Pace High School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
100 Hester St
New York, NY 10002
(212) 334-4663
Grades: 9-12
| 584 students
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New York, New York Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
509 W 129th St
New York, NY 10027
(212) 543-6301
Grades: 9-12
| 85 students
222 West 134th St
New York, NY 10030
(212) 694-8750
Grades: 6-8
| 129 students
410 E 100th St-bldg 99
New York, NY 10029
(212) 860-5854
Grades: 10-12
| 20 students
198 Forsyth Street
New York, NY 10002
(212) 673-8254
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
351 West 18th St
New York, NY 10011
(212) 675-5350
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
550 W 20th St
New York, NY 10011
(212) 255-7590
Grades: Inquire with school
| 6 students
40 E 29th St
New York, NY 10016
(212) 889-7567
Grades: 9-10
| 83 students
218 W 15th St
New York, NY 10011
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
6 Edgecombe Ave
New York, NY 10030
(212) 694-6001
Grades: 10-12
| 31 students
850 10th Ave
New York, NY 10019
(212) 262-0817
Grades: 6-10
| 273 students
220 Henry St
New York, NY 10002
(212) 227-0762
Grades: 6-8
| 106 students
2005 Madison Ave
New York, NY 10035
(212) 289-6227
Grades: 12
| 34 students
2351 1st Ave
New York, NY 10035
(718) 831-5153
Grades: 9-12
| 123 students
220 W 58th St
New York, NY 10019
(212) 247-3651
Grades: 9-12
| 426 students
321 E 96th St
New York, NY 10128
(212) 369-8300
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
120th St
New York, NY 10035
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
140 West 102nd Street
New York, NY 10025
(212) 678-7300
Grades: 9-12
| 568 students
212 W 120th St
New York, NY 10035
(212) 749-1194
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
1956 First Ave Apt 2f
New York, NY 10029
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
305 7th Aves St
New York, NY 10001
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
337 E 17th St
New York, NY 10003
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Friendly Home (Closed 2004)
Alternative School
465 W End Ave
New York, NY 10024
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
134 W 122nd St
New York, NY 10027
(212) 678-2798
Grades: K-8
| 288 students
447 W 47th St
New York, NY 10036
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
216 E 120th St
New York, NY 10035
(212) 289-4204
Grades: 6-8
| 109 students
160 E 120th St
New York, NY 10035
(212) 722-1395
Grades: 6-8
| 126 students
154 W 122nd St
New York, NY 10027
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
68 Edgecombe Ave
New York, NY 10030
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
138 Convent Ave
New York, NY 10031
(212) 281-6490
Grades: 9-12
| 403 students
439 W 49th St
New York, NY 10019
(212) 245-5925
Grades: 9-12
| 139 students
71 East 94th Street
New York, NY 10128
(212) 860-1406
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
401 West 164th Street
New York, NY 10032
(212) 927-8380
Grades: 7-8
| 340 students
625 West 133rd St
New York, NY 10027
(212) 690-5848
Grades: 8
| 61 students
4600 Broadway
New York, NY 10040
(212) 567-2322
Grades: 6-8
| 173 students
175 West 134th Street
New York, NY 10030
(212) 283-1903
Grades: 7-9
| 180 students
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