Top 10 Best Public Preschools in New York (2021)

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The top ranked public schools in New York state are listed below (2021).
A school's overall testing rank is based on a it's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. The average percentage of students achieving math proficiency in New York is 54%. The percentage of students achieving reading proficiency is 54%.
The top ranked public schools in New York are P.S.
172 Beacon School Of Excellence, P.S. 150 and P.S. 196 Grand Central Parkway. The cities and towns with the highest concentration of top ranked public schools are Long Island City, Levittown and Astoria.

Top Ranked Public Preschools in New York (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Student Proficiency Grades Location
  • Rank: #11.
    P.S. 172 Beacon School Of ExcellenceMath: ≥99% | Reading: 95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: ≥99% (Top 1%) Reading: 95% (Top 10%)Math: ≥99% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 95% (Top 10%)
    Grades: PK-5825 4th Ave
    BrooklynNY 11232
    (718) 965-4200

  • Rank: #22.
    P.S. 150Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 90-94% (Top 10%) Reading: ≥95% (Top 5%)Math: 90-94% (Top 10%)
    Reading: ≥95% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-5334 Greenwich St
    New YorkNY 10013
    (212) 732-4392

  • Rank: #33.
    P.S. 196 Grand Central ParkwayMath: 94% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 94% (Top 10%) Reading: 92% (Top 20%)Math: 94% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 92% (Top 20%)
    Grades: PK-571-25 113th St
    Forest HillsNY 11375
    (718) 263-9770

  • Rank: #44.
    Active Learning Elementary SchoolMath: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 90-94% (Top 10%) Reading: 90-94% (Top 20%)Math: 90-94% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 90-94% (Top 20%)
    Grades: PK-3137-20 Franklin Ave
    FlushingNY 11367
    (718) 445-5730

  • Rank: #55.
    Maurice Sendak Community SchoolMath: 85-89% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 85-89% (Top 20%) Reading: 90-94% (Top 20%)Math: 85-89% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 90-94% (Top 20%)
    Grades: PK-4211 8th St
    BrooklynNY 11215
    (718) 840-5660

  • Rank: #66.
    P.S. 6 Lillie D BlakeMath: 91% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 91% (Top 20%) Reading: 91% (Top 20%)Math: 91% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 91% (Top 20%)
    Grades: PK-545 E 81st St
    New YorkNY 10028
    (212) 452-6650

  • Rank: #7-87.-8.
    Academy For Excellence Through The ArtsMath: ≥90% | Reading: ≥90%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: ≥90% (Top 20%) Reading: ≥90% (Top 20%)Math: ≥90% (Top 20%)
    Reading: ≥90% (Top 20%)
    Grades: PK-3108-55 69th St
    Forest HillsNY 11375
    (718) 459-1358

  • Rank: #7-87.-8.
    Renaissance Charter SchoolCharter School
    Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥90%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: ≥90% (Top 20%) Reading: ≥90% (Top 20%)Math: ≥90% (Top 20%)
    Reading: ≥90% (Top 20%)
    Grades: PK-1235-59 81st St
    Jackson HeightsNY 11372
    (718) 803-0060

  • Rank: #99.
    P.S. 290 Manhattan New SchoolMath: 87% | Reading: 91%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 87% (Top 20%) Reading: 91% (Top 20%)Math: 87% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 91% (Top 20%)
    Grades: PK-5311 E 82nd St
    New YorkNY 10028
    (212) 734-7127

  • Rank: #1010.
    P.S. 40 Augustus Saint-gaudensMath: 89% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 89% (Top 20%) Reading: 89% (Top 20%)Math: 89% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 89% (Top 20%)
    Grades: PK-5319 E 19th St
    New YorkNY 10003
    (212) 475-5500

  • Rank: #11-1411.- 14.
    Concourse Village Elementary SchoolMath: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 85-89% (Top 20%) Reading: 85-89% (Top 20%)Math: 85-89% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 85-89% (Top 20%)
    Grades: PK-5750 Concourse Village W
    BronxNY 10451
    (718) 402-7503

  • Rank: #11-1411.- 14.
    Nassakeag Elementary SchoolMath: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 85-89% (Top 20%) Reading: 85-89% (Top 20%)Math: 85-89% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 85-89% (Top 20%)
    Grades: PK-6490 Pond Path
    East SetauketNY 11733
    (631) 730-4400

  • Rank: #11-1411.- 14.
    P.S. 183 Robert L StevensonMath: 87% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 87% (Top 20%) Reading: 87% (Top 20%)Math: 87% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 87% (Top 20%)
    Grades: PK-5419 E 66th St
    New YorkNY 10021
    (212) 734-7719

  • Rank: #11-1411.- 14.
    P.S. 89Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 85-89% (Top 20%) Reading: 85-89% (Top 20%)Math: 85-89% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 85-89% (Top 20%)
    Grades: PK-5201 Warren St
    New YorkNY 10282
    (212) 571-5659

  • Rank: #15-1615.- 16.
    P.S. 188 KingsburyMath: 91% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 91% (Top 20%) Reading: 84% (Top 20%)Math: 91% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 84% (Top 20%)
    Grades: PK-5218-12 Hartland Ave
    Oakland GardensNY 11364
    (929) 600-5683

  • Rank: #15-1615.- 16.
    P.S. 203 Oakland GardensMath: 91% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 91% (Top 20%) Reading: 84% (Top 20%)Math: 91% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 84% (Top 20%)
    Grades: PK-553-11 Sprngfld Blvd
    BaysideNY 11361
    (718) 423-8652

  • Rank: #1717.
    P.S. 41 Greenwich VillageMath: 87% | Reading: 86%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 87% (Top 20%) Reading: 86% (Top 20%)Math: 87% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 86% (Top 20%)
    Grades: PK-5116 W 11th St
    New YorkNY 10011
    (212) 675-2756

  • Rank: #1818.
    P.S. 130 Hernando De SotoMath: 88% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 88% (Top 20%) Reading: 82% (Top 20%)Math: 88% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 82% (Top 20%)
    Grades: PK-5143 Baxter St
    New YorkNY 10013
    (212) 226-8072

  • Rank: #1919.
    P.S. 124 Yung WingMath: 90% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 90% (Top 20%) Reading: 81% (Top 30%)Math: 90% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 81% (Top 30%)
    Grades: PK-540 Division St
    New YorkNY 10002
    (212) 966-7237

  • Rank: #20-2320.- 23.
    Amagansett SchoolMath: 80-89% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 80-89% (Top 20%) Reading: 80-89% (Top 20%)Math: 80-89% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 80-89% (Top 20%)
    Grades: PK-10320 Main St
    AmagansettNY 11930
    (631) 267-3572

  • Rank: #20-2320.- 23.
    Kiryas Joel Village SchoolMath: 80-89% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 80-89% (Top 20%) Reading: 80-89% (Top 20%)Math: 80-89% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 80-89% (Top 20%)
    Grades: PK-K1 Dinev Rd
    MonroeNY 10950
    (845) 782-7510

  • Rank: #20-2320.- 23.
    P.S. 242 Leonard P Stavisky Early Childhood SchoolMath: 80-89% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 80-89% (Top 20%) Reading: 80-89% (Top 20%)Math: 80-89% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 80-89% (Top 20%)
    Grades: PK-329-66 137th St
    FlushingNY 11354
    (718) 445-2902

  • Rank: #20-2320.- 23.
    Quogue Elementary SchoolMath: 80-89% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 80-89% (Top 20%) Reading: 80-89% (Top 20%)Math: 80-89% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 80-89% (Top 20%)
    Grades: PK-610 Edgewood Rd
    QuogueNY 11959
    (631) 653-4285

  • Rank: #2424.
    P.S. 158 Baylard TaylorMath: 85% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 85% (Top 20%) Reading: 84% (Top 20%)Math: 85% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 84% (Top 20%)
    Grades: PK-51458 York Ave
    New YorkNY 10021
    (212) 744-6562

  • Rank: #2525.
    P.S. 87 William ShermanMath: 86% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 86% (Top 20%) Reading: 83% (Top 20%)Math: 86% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 83% (Top 20%)
    Grades: PK-5160 W 78th St
    New YorkNY 10024
    (212) 678-2826

  • Rank: #2626.
    P.S. 130Math: 85-89% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 85-89% (Top 20%) Reading: 75-79% (Top 30%)Math: 85-89% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 75-79% (Top 30%)
    Grades: PK-4200-01 42nd Ave
    BaysideNY 11361
    (718) 819-2230

  • Rank: #2727.
    P.S. 9 Sarah AndersonMath: 86% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 86% (Top 20%) Reading: 81% (Top 30%)Math: 86% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 81% (Top 30%)
    Grades: PK-5100 W 84th St
    New YorkNY 10024
    (212) 678-2812

  • Rank: #28-3028.- 30.
    P.S. 452Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 80-84% (Top 20%) Reading: 80-84% (Top 20%)Math: 80-84% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 80-84% (Top 20%)
    Grades: PK-5210 W 61st St
    New YorkNY 10023
    (212) 259-6222

  • Rank: #28-3028.- 30.
    P.S. 59 Beekman Hill InternationalMath: 82% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 82% (Top 20%) Reading: 82% (Top 20%)Math: 82% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 82% (Top 20%)
    Grades: PK-5231-249 E 56th St
    New YorkNY 10019
    (212) 888-7870

  • Rank: #28-3028.- 30.
    P.S. 98 Douglaston SchoolMath: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 80-84% (Top 20%) Reading: 80-84% (Top 20%)Math: 80-84% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 80-84% (Top 20%)
    Grades: PK-540-20 235th St
    Little NeckNY 11363
    (718) 423-8535

  • Rank: #3131.
    Harbor Hill SchoolMath: 81% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 81% (Top 30%) Reading: 82% (Top 20%)Math: 81% (Top 30%)
    Reading: 82% (Top 20%)
    Grades: PK-53 Glen Cove Rd
    GreenvaleNY 11548
    (516) 801-5401

  • Rank: #3232.
    P.S. 205 Alexander Graham BellMath: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Math: 80-84% (Top 20%) Reading: 75-79% (Top 30%)Math: 80-84% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 75-79% (Top 30%)
    Grades: PK-575-25 Bell Blvd
    BaysideNY 11361
    (718) 464-5773

  • Rank: #3333.
    Bolton Central SchoolMath: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Math: 75-79% (Top 30%) Reading: 80-84% (Top 20%)Math: 75-79% (Top 30%)
    Reading: 80-84% (Top 20%)
    Grades: PK-1226 Horicon Ave
    Bolton LandingNY 12814
    (518) 644-2400

  • Rank: #34-3534.- 35.
    River SchoolMath: 80-89% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Math: 80-89% (Top 20%) Reading: 70-79% (Top 30%)Math: 80-89% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 70-79% (Top 30%)
    Grades: PK-4425 E 35th St
    New YorkNY 10016
    (212) 251-6640

  • Rank: #34-3534.- 35.
    Sixth Avenue Elementary SchoolMath: 80-89% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Math: 80-89% (Top 20%) Reading: 70-79% (Top 30%)Math: 80-89% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 70-79% (Top 30%)
    Grades: PK-3590 6th Ave
    New YorkNY 10011
    (917) 305-1000

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