Top 10 Best Newburgh Public Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 10 public schools serving 8,657 students in Newburgh, NY. Newburgh has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New York.
The top ranked public schools in Newburgh, NY are Newburgh Free Academy, Fostertown Etc Magnet School and East Coldenham Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Newburgh, NY public schools have an average math proficiency score of 42% (versus the New York public school average of 55%), and reading proficiency score of 40% (versus the 54% statewide average). Schools in Newburgh have an average ranking of 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of New York public schools.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the New York public school average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Best Newburgh, NY Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Newburgh Free Academy
Math: 85% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
201 Fullerton Ave
Newburgh, NY 12550
(845) 563-5400
Grades: 9-12
| 3,217 students
Rank: #22.
Fostertown Etc Magnet School
Math: 60% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
364 Fostertown Rd
Newburgh, NY 12550
(845) 568-6425
Grades: K-5
| 658 students
Rank: #33.
East Coldenham Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
286 State Rt 17k
Newburgh, NY 12550
(845) 457-2400
Grades: K-5
| 333 students
Rank: #44.
Meadow Hill Global Explorations Magnet School
Math: 40% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
124 Meadow Hill Rd
Newburgh, NY 12550
(845) 568-6600
Grades: K-8
| 1,046 students
Rank: #55.
Gardnertown Leadership Academy Elementary School
Math: 31% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
6 Plattekill Tpke
Newburgh, NY 12550
(845) 568-6400
Grades: PK-5
| 697 students
Rank: #66.
Balmville School
Math: 26% | Reading: 22%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
5144 Rt 9w
Newburgh, NY 12550
(845) 563-8550
Grades: PK-5
| 492 students
Rank: #77.
Gams High Technical Magnet School
Math: 24% | Reading: 14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
300 Gidney Ave
Newburgh, NY 12550
(845) 563-8450
Grades: PK-5
| 819 students
Rank: #88.
South Middle School
Math: 19% | Reading: 20%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
33-63 Monument St
Newburgh, NY 12550
(845) 563-7000
Grades: 6-8
| 769 students
Rank: #99.
Horizon-on-the-hudson Magnet School
Math: 20% | Reading: 17%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
137 Montgomery St
Newburgh, NY 12550
(845) 563-3725
Grades: PK-5
| 511 students
Newburgh Preparatory Charter High School
Alternative School
Charter School
471 Broadway
Newburgh, NY 12550
(845) 565-4040
Grades: 9-12
| 115 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Newburgh, New York

Newburgh, New York Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
300 Broadway
Newburgh, NY 12550
(845) 563-7930
Grades: PK-6
| 334 students
62 Overlook Dr
Newburgh, NY 12550
(845) 565-9623
Grades: K-2
| 123 students
301 Robinson Ave
Newburgh, NY 12550
(845) 563-8400
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
247 Renwick St
Newburgh, NY 12550
(845) 568-6650
Grades: PK
| n/a students
191 Washington St
Newburgh, NY 12550
(845) 563-8575
Grades: PK
| 396 students
39 West St
Newburgh, NY 12550
(845) 563-8500
Grades: K-5
| 234 students

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