Top 10 Best New York Vocational Public Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 50 vocational public schools serving 32,092 students in New York.
Vocational schools offer a series of courses which directly prepare individuals in paid or unpaid employment in jobs that have requirements other than a baccalaureate or advanced degree.
New York vocational public schools have an average math proficiency score of 75% (versus the New York public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 58% (versus the 49% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the New York public school average of 59% (majority Hispanic).

Best Vocational Public Schools in New York (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Williamsburg High School For Architecture And Design
Vocational School
(Math: ≥95% | Reading: 85-89%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
257 N 6th St
Brooklyn, NY 11211
(718) 388-1260
Grades: 9-12
| 587 students
Rank: #22.
Pathways In Technology Early College High School (P-tech)
Vocational School
(Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
150 Albany Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11213
(718) 221-1593
Grades: 9-12
| 544 students
Rank: #33.
Academy For Software Engineering
Vocational School
(Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
40 Irving Pl
New York, NY 10003
(212) 253-3299
Grades: 9-12
| 428 students
Rank: #44.
Inwood Early College For Health And Information Technologies
Vocational School
(Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
650 Academy St
New York, NY 10034
(212) 567-1394
Grades: 9-12
| 404 students
Rank: #55.
High School-construction Trades Engineering & Architecture
Vocational School
(Math: 93% | Reading: 70-74%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
94-06 104th St
Ozone Park, NY 11416
(718) 846-6280
Grades: 9-12
| 1,067 students
Rank: #66.
Aviation Career And Technical Education High School
Vocational School
(Math: 97% | Reading: 65-69%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
45-30 36th St
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718) 361-2032
Grades: 9-12
| 1,835 students
Rank: #77.
Business Technology Early College High School
Vocational School
(Math: 70-74% | Reading: 85-89%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
230-17 Hillside Ave
Queens Village, NY 11427
(718) 217-3613
Grades: 9-12
| 532 students
Rank: #88.
Thomas A Edison Career And Technical Education High School
Vocational School
(Math: 88% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
165-65 84th Ave
Jamaica, NY 11432
(718) 297-6580
Grades: 9-12
| 2,253 students
Rank: #99.
High School Of Fashion Industries
Vocational School
Magnet School
(Math: 83% | Reading: 60-69%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
225 W 24th St
New York, NY 10011
(212) 255-1235
Grades: 9-12
| 1,720 students
Rank: #1010.
Academy For Health Careers
Vocational School
(Math: 70-79% | Reading: 60-79%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
150 Albany Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11213
(718) 773-0128
Grades: 9-12
| 259 students
Rank: #1111.
Urban Assembly Maker Academy
Vocational School
(Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-79%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
411 Pearl St
New York, NY 10038
(212) 225-0890
Grades: 9-12
| 509 students
Rank: #1212.
Urban Assembly New York Harbor School
Vocational School
Magnet School
(Math: 70-74% | Reading: 60-79%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
10 South St-slip 7
New York, NY 10004
(212) 458-0800
Grades: 9-12
| 524 students
Rank: #1313.
George Westinghouse Career And Technical Educational High School
Vocational School
(Math: 75-79% | Reading: 60-69%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
105 Tech Pl
Brooklyn, NY 11201
(718) 625-6130
Grades: 9-12
| 663 students
Rank: #1414.
Art And Design High School
Vocational School
(Math: 88% | Reading: 55-59%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
231-249 E 56th St
New York, NY 10019
(212) 752-4340
Grades: 9-12
| 1,523 students
Rank: #1515.
Clara Barton High School
Vocational School
Magnet School
(Math: 67% | Reading: 65-69%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
901 Classon Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11225
(718) 636-4900
Grades: 9-12
| 1,356 students
Rank: #1616.
Academy Of Innovative Technology
Vocational School
(Math: 85-89% | Reading: 50-59%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
999 Jamaica Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11208
(718) 827-2469
Grades: 9-12
| 422 students
Rank: #1717.
Urban Assembly School For Emergency Management
Vocational School
Magnet School
(Math: 60-69% | Reading: 60-69%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
411 Pearl St
New York, NY 10038
(212) 225-0998
Grades: 9-12
| 291 students
Rank: #1818.
Union Square For Health Sciences
Vocational School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 65-69%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
40 Irving Pl
New York, NY 10003
(212) 253-3110
Grades: 9-12
| 445 students
Rank: #1919.
Manhattan Early College School For Advertising
Vocational School
(Math: 80-84% | Reading: ≥50%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
411 Pearl St
New York, NY 10038
(212) 225-0880
Grades: 9-12
| 468 students
Rank: #2020.
Bronx Design And Construction Academy
Vocational School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
333 E 151st St
Bronx, NY 10451
(718) 402-7690
Grades: 9-12
| 262 students
Rank: #2121.
Institute For Health Professions At Cambria Heights
Vocational School
Magnet School
(Math: ≥50% | Reading: 90-94% )
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
207-01 116th Ave
Cambria Heights, NY 11411
(718) 723-7301
Grades: 8-12
| 456 students
Rank: #2222.
A-tech High School
Vocational School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
50 Bedford Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11222
(718) 218-9301
Grades: 9-12
| 366 students
Rank: #2323.
Queens Technical High School
Vocational School
(Math: 88% | Reading: 40-49%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
37-02 47th Ave
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718) 937-3010
Grades: 9-12
| 1,449 students
Rank: #2424.
Urban Assembly Gateway School For Technology
Vocational School
(Math: 85-89% | Reading: 40-49%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
439 W 49th St
New York, NY 10019
(212) 246-1041
Grades: 9-12
| 455 students
Rank: #2525.
Energy Tech High School
Vocational School
(Math: 85-89% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
36-41 28th St
Astoria, NY 11106
(718) 472-0536
Grades: 9-12
| 524 students
Rank: #2626.
Hero High School
Vocational School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 60-79%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
455 Southern Blvd
Bronx, NY 10455
(718) 585-8013
Grades: 9-12
| 683 students
Rank: #2727.
Food And Finance High School
Vocational School
(Math: 60-64% | Reading: ≥50%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
525 W 50th St
New York, NY 10019
(212) 586-2943
Grades: 9-12
| 432 students
Rank: #2828.
Urban Assembly School For Collaborative Healthcare
Vocational School
(Math: 60-64% | Reading: 40-59%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
999 Jamaica Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11208
(718) 277-1572
Grades: 9-12
| 343 students
Rank: #29 - 3029. - 30.
Academy For Careers In Television And Film
Vocational School
(Math: 65-69% | Reading: 40-49%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1-50 51st Ave
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718) 609-3330
Grades: 9-12
| 548 students
Rank: #29 - 3029. - 30.
Transit Tech Career And Technical Education High School
Vocational School
(Math: 65-69% | Reading: 40-49%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1 Wells St
Brooklyn, NY 11208
(718) 647-5204
Grades: 8-12
| 832 students
Rank: #3131.
W H Maxwell Career And Technical Education High School
Vocational School
(Math: 60-69% | Reading: 40-49%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
145 Pennsylvania Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11207
(718) 345-9100
Grades: 9-12
| 411 students
Rank: #3232.
City Polytechnic High School
Vocational School
(Math: 75-79% | Reading: 30-39%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
105 Tech Pl
Brooklyn, NY 11201
(718) 875-1473
Grades: 9-12
| 460 students
Rank: #3333.
Buffalo School Of Culinary Arts And Hospitality Management
Vocational School
(Math: ≥50% | Reading: <50%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
75 W Huron St
Buffalo, NY 14201
(716) 816-4778
Grades: 9-12
| 386 students
Rank: #3434.
Chelsea Career And Technical Education High School
Vocational School
(Math: 75-79% | Reading: 21-39%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
131 Ave Of The Americas
New York, NY 10013
(212) 925-1080
Grades: 9-12
| 447 students
Rank: #3535.
Ralph R Mckee Career And Technical Education High School
Vocational School
(Math: 85-89% | Reading: 20-29%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
290 St Marks Pl
Staten Island, NY 10301
(718) 420-2600
Grades: 9-12
| 775 students
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