Top 10 Best New York Public Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 362 public schools serving 171,127 students in New York, NY. 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 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Best New York, NY Public Schools (2021-22)

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%
(1)
100 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY 10023
(212) 496-0700
Grades: 9-12
| 2,819 students
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Stuyvesant High School
Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
(1)
345 Chambers St
New York, NY 10282
(212) 312-4800
Grades: 9-12
| 3,334 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
| 1,817 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
| 1,627 students
Rank: #55.
New Explorations Into Sciencetech And Math High School
Math: 97% | Reading: 98%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
111 Columbia St
New York, NY 10002
(212) 677-5190
Grades: K-12
| 1,729 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
| 589 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
| 459 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
| 493 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: 6-11
| 580 students
Rank: #6 - 266. - 26.
Democracy Preparatory Charter School
Charter School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
222 W 134th St
New York, NY 10030
(212) 281-3061
Grades: 6-12
| 691 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
| 538 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
| 396 students
Rank: #6 - 266. - 26.
High School Math 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
| 500 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
| 1,136 students
Rank: #6 - 266. - 26.
Manhattan Bridges High School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
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%
(2)
43 W 22nd St
New York, NY 10010
(212) 242-8752
Grades: 9-12
| 455 students
Rank: #6 - 266. - 26.
Manhattan/hunter Science High School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
122 Amsterdam Ave
New York, NY 10023
(212) 501-1235
Grades: 9-12
| 441 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
| 668 students
Rank: #6 - 266. - 26.
Nyc Ischool
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
131 Ave Of The Americas
New York, NY 10013
(917) 237-7300
Grades: 9-12
| 458 students
Rank: #6 - 266. - 26.
Nyc Lab High School For Collaborative Studies
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(2)
333 W 17th St
New York, NY 10011
(212) 691-6119
Grades: 9-12
| 496 students
Rank: #6 - 266. - 26.
Nyc Museum School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(2)
333 W 17th St
New York, NY 10011
(212) 675-6206
Grades: 9-12
| 448 students
Rank: #6 - 266. - 26.
P.S. 77 Lower Lab School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(2)
1700 3rd Ave
New York, NY 10128
(212) 427-2798
Grades: K-5
| 357 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
| 400 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
| 313 students
Rank: #6 - 266. - 26.
Talent Unlimited High School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(2)
317 E 67th St
New York, NY 10021
(212) 737-1530
Grades: 9-12
| 480 students
Rank: #6 - 266. - 26.
Urban Assembly Gateway School For Technology
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
439 W 49th St
New York, NY 10019
(212) 246-1041
Grades: 9-12
| 444 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
| 539 students
Rank: #27 - 2827. - 28.
High School Of Fashion Industries
Vocational School
Math: 95% | Reading: 97%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
225 W 24th St
New York, NY 10011
(212) 255-1235
Grades: 9-12
| 1,601 students
Rank: #2929.
Art And Design High School
Vocational School
Math: 92% | Reading: 97%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(1)
231-249 E 56th St
New York, NY 10019
(212) 752-4340
Grades: 9-12
| 1,445 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
| 1,379 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
| 449 students
Rank: #32 - 3532. - 35.
Chelsea Career And Technical Education High School
Vocational School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(3)
131 Ave Of The Americas
New York, NY 10013
(212) 925-1080
Grades: 9-12
| 432 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
Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
411 Pearl St
New York, NY 10038
(212) 225-0880
Grades: 9-12
| 368 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
| 535 students
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New York, New York Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
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
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
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
175 West 134th Street
New York, NY 10030
(212) 283-1903
Grades: 7-9
| 180 students
21 Jumel Place
New York, NY 10032
(212) 927-8314
Grades: 8
| 423 students
Icfdd (Closed 2004)
Alternative School
536 W 187th St
New York, NY 10033
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
38 Delancey St-3rd Fl
New York, NY 10002
(212) 432-4310
Grades: 6-8
| 149 students
549 Audubon Ave
New York, NY 10040
(212) 927-1841
Grades: 9-12
| 647 students
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