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For the 2021 school year, there are 82 public schools serving 59,651 students in Orange County, NY. Orange County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New York.
The top ranked public schools in Orange County, NY are Cornwall Central High School, Monroe-woodbury High School and Washingtonville Senior High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Orange County, NY public schools have an average math proficiency score of 55% (versus the New York public school average of 55%), and reading proficiency score of 49% (versus the 54% statewide average). Schools in Orange County have an average ranking of 8/10, which is in the top 30% of New York public schools.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New York public school average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Best Orange County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Cornwall Central High School Math: ≥99% | Reading: 98%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    10 Dragon Dr
    New Windsor, NY 12553
    (845) 534-8009

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,105 student
  • Rank: #22.
    Monroe-woodbury High School Math: 98% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    155 Dunderberg Rd
    Central Valley, NY 10917
    (845) 460-7000

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,312 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Washingtonville Senior High School Math: 96% | Reading: 97%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    54 W Main St
    Washingtonville, NY 10992
    (845) 497-4000

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,395 student
  • Rank: #44.
    Goshen Central High School Math: 97% | Reading: 96%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    222 Scotchtown Ave
    Goshen, NY 10924
    (845) 615-6100

    Grades: 9-12 | 959 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Warwick Valley High School Math: 93% | Reading: 97%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    89 Sanfordville Rd
    Warwick, NY 10990
    (845) 987-3000

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,294 student
  • Rank: #6-76.-7.
    Minisink Valley High School Math: 96% | Reading: 95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2320 Rt 6
    Slate Hill, NY 10973
    (845) 355-5155

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,307 student
  • Rank: #6-76.-7.
    Valley Central High School Math: 96% | Reading: 95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1175 State Rt 17k
    Montgomery, NY 12549
    (845) 457-2400

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,407 student
  • Rank: #88.
    James I O'neill High School Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    21 Morgan Rd
    Highland Falls, NY 10928
    (845) 446-4914

    Grades: 9-12 | 478 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Pine Bush Senior High School Math: 95% | Reading: 95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    156 Rt 302
    Pine Bush, NY 12566
    (845) 744-2031

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,700 student
  • Rank: #1010.
    Middletown High School Math: 92% | Reading: 95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    30 Gardner Ave Ext
    Middletown, NY 10940
    (845) 326-1628

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,158 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Port Jervis Senior High School Math: 85-89% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    10 Rt 209
    Port Jervis, NY 12771
    (845) 858-3100

    Grades: 9-12 | 762 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Willow Avenue Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    67 Willow Ave
    Cornwall, NY 12518
    (845) 534-8009

    Grades: K-4 | 264 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    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: #1414.
    Cornwall Elementary School Math: 81% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    99 Lee Rd
    Cornwall, NY 12518
    (845) 534-8009

    Grades: K-4 | 526 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Kiryas Joel Village School Math: 70-79% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1 Dinev Rd
    Monroe, NY 10950
    (845) 782-7510

    Grades: PK-K | 162 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Greenwood Lake Elementary School Math: 60-79% | Reading: ≥80%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    80 Waterstone Rd
    Greenwood Lake, NY 10925
    (845) 477-2411

    Grades: K-3 | 203 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Sanfordville Elementary School Math: 72% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    144 Sanfordville Rd
    Warwick, NY 10990
    (845) 987-3000

    Grades: K-4 | 653 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Cornwall Middle School Math: 70% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    122 Main St
    Cornwall, NY 12518
    (845) 534-8009

    Grades: 5-8 | 1,018 student
  • Rank: #1919.
    S S Seward Institute Math: 65-69% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    51 N Main St
    Florida, NY 10921
    (845) 651-3095

    Grades: 6-12 | 428 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Greenwood Lake Middle School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1247 Lakes Rd
    Monroe, NY 10950
    (845) 782-8678

    Grades: 4-8 | 292 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Golden Hill Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    478 Round Hill Rd
    Florida, NY 10921
    (845) 651-3095

    Grades: PK-5 | 380 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    George Grant Mason Elementary School Math: 60-69% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    11 Hillside Ave
    Tuxedo Park, NY 10987
    (845) 351-4797

    Grades: K-6 | 130 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Chester Academy-middle/high School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    64 Hambletonian Ave
    Chester, NY 10918
    (845) 469-2231

    Grades: 6-12 | 643 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    George F Baker High School Math: 50-59% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    1 Tornado Dr
    Tuxedo Park, NY 10987
    (845) 351-4786

    Grades: 7-12 | 105 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    Warwick Valley Middle School Math: 71% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    225 West St
    Warwick, NY 10990
    (845) 987-3000

    Grades: 5-8 | 1,082 student
  • Rank: #26-2726.- 27.
    Montgomery Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    141 Union St
    Montgomery, NY 12549
    (845) 457-2400

    Grades: K-5 | 530 students
  • Rank: #26-2726.- 27.
    Park Avenue Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    10 Park Ave
    Warwick, NY 10990
    (845) 987-3000

    Grades: K-4 | 469 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Central Valley Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    45 Rt 32
    Central Valley, NY 10917
    (845) 460-6700

    Grades: 2-5 | 565 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    North Main Street School Math: 58% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    212 N Main St
    Monroe, NY 10950
    (845) 460-6800

    Grades: 2-5 | 505 students
  • Rank: #3030.
    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: #3131.
    Pine Tree Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    156 Pine Tree Rd
    Monroe, NY 10950
    (845) 460-6900

    Grades: 2-5 | 866 students
  • Rank: #3232.
    Cornwall-on-hudson Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    234 Hudson St
    Cornwall On Hudson, NY 12520
    (845) 534-8009

    Grades: K-4 | 238 students
  • Rank: #3333.
    Monroe-woodbury Middle School Math: 58% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    199 Dunderberg Rd
    Central Valley, NY 10917
    (845) 460-6400

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,682 student
  • Rank: #34-3534.- 35.
    Leptondale Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    48 Mill St
    Wallkill, NY 12589
    (845) 895-7200

    Grades: K-6 | 515 students
  • Rank: #34-3534.- 35.
    N A Hamilton Bicentennial School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    929 Rt 209
    Cuddebackville, NY 12729
    (845) 858-3100

    Grades: K-6 | 408 students
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