Top Yorktown Heights Public Schools

All
(9)
All
(9)
 
High
(2)
High
(2)
 
Middle
(3)
Middle
(3)
 
Elementary
(8)
Elementary
(8)
 
Private
(7)
Private
(7)
 
For the 2021 school year, there are 9 public schools in Yorktown Heights, NY, serving 6,120 students. Yorktown Heights has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in New York.
Yorktown Heights, NY public schools have an average math proficiency score of 66% (versus the New York public school average of 54%), and reading proficiency score of 61% (versus the 54% statewide average). Schools in Yorktown Heights have an average ranking of 8/10, which is in the top 30% of New York public schools.
The top ranked public schools in Yorktown Heights, NY are Yorktown High School, Thomas Jefferson Elementary School and Brookside School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the New York public school average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the New York public school average of 13:1.

Top Yorktown Heights, NY Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Yorktown High School Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    2727 Crompond Rd
    Yorktown Heights, NY 10598
    (914) 243-8000

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,164 student
  • Thomas Jefferson Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    3636 Gomer St
    Yorktown Heights, NY 10598
    (914) 245-4802

    Grades: K-5 | 480 students
  • Brookside School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    2285 Broad St
    Yorktown Heights, NY 10598
    (914) 243-8000

    Grades: K-3 | 444 students
  • Benjamin Franklin Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    3477 Kamhi Dr
    Yorktown Heights, NY 10598
    (914) 245-7444

    Grades: K-5 | 528 students
  • Mohansic School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    704 Locksley Rd
    Yorktown Heights, NY 10598
    (914) 243-8000

    Grades: K-3 | 497 students
  • Mildred E Strang Middle School Math: 61% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    2701 Crompond Rd
    Yorktown Heights, NY 10598
    (914) 243-8000

    Grades: 6-8 | 812 students
  • Crompond School Math: 59% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    2901 Manor St
    Yorktown Heights, NY 10598
    (914) 243-8000

    Grades: 4-5 | 525 students
  • Lakeland-copper Beech Middle School Math: 57% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    3417 Old Yorktown Rd
    Yorktown Heights, NY 10598
    (914) 245-1885

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,347 student
  • Putnam-westchester Boces Special Education School
    200 Boces Dr
    Yorktown Heights, NY 10598
    (914) 245-2700

    Grades: K-12 | 323 students
Recent Articles
Entering high school is a big change and a big challenge. Take advice from high school teachers and fellow students to help you survive the transition.
Michelle Rhee's name seems to garner press as often as Education Secretary Arne Duncan, but Rhee has her equal share of critics and supporters. Learn about Rhee's controversial reforms and plans for revolutionizing education in this country.
Learn about how your school will address pandemic health issues, such as the H1N1 virus, and how you can be proactive in learning about school closing guidelines.