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2024 Best Public Schools in Theater District

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  1. #4 Best Public High Schools in New York.

    Stuyvesant High School

    Blue checkmark.

    New York City Geographic District No. 2, NY,

    9-12,

    1173 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Stuyvesant High School, oh man, where do I even start? It's like this buzzing hub of genius brains and competitive spirits, all crammed into one building with a view of the Hudson. Despite our...People come from all over the city, bringing their unique talents and ambitions. There's a place for everyone in Stuy. From robotics to debate, you can find your tribe here. Behind the hustle of exams and all-nighters, there's a chill community of students having fun and helping each other. Have I been stressed out attending Stuy? Yes, but it shapes us into not just....

    Read 1173 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 3,304,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 21 to 1,

  2. #8 Best Public High Schools in New York.

    Bard High School Early College Queens

    New York City Geographic District No. 24, NY,

    9-12,

    395 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Very rigorous program with lots of support services. The school is a partnership between Bard College and the NYC Department of Education so students receive additional supports not typically....

    Read 395 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 675,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

  3. #13 Best Public High Schools in New York.

    Bard High School Early College

    New York City Geographic District No. 1, NY,

    9-12,

    307 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Bard High School's early college was an interesting experience. The teachers provide help when asked for but Bard has so many geniuses on their team also means they have a lot of eccentric....

    Read 307 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 614,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

  4. #21 Best Public High Schools in New York.

    New Explorations into Science, Technology & Math School

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    New York City Geographic District No. 1, NY,

    K-12,

    228 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says The high school I attend is, “New Explorations Into Science, Technology, and Math HS”, or most commonly known as “NEST+m”. NEST+m is a gifted and talented school located in the Lower East Side of....

    Read 228 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,639,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

  5. #23 Best Public High Schools in New York.

    Brooklyn Latin School

    New York City Geographic District No. 14, NY,

    9-12,

    295 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says I started Brooklyn Latin as a Blended Learner, coming to school on certain days to sit on the same computer and look at black screens. Thankfully my learning experience only got better as the years....

    Read 295 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 844,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

  6. #28 Best Public High Schools in New York.

    The Beacon School

    New York City Geographic District No. 3, NY,

    9-12,

    538 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says During my academic years at Beacon High School, I have experience highs and lows. Entering high school during Corvid 19 was challenging. Remote learning did pose challenges and building friendship....

    Read 538 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,507,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

  7. #39 Best Public High Schools in New York.

    Fiorello H. Laguardia High School Of Music & Art & Performing Arts

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    New York City Geographic District No. 3, NY,

    9-12,

    1214 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says When I joined Laguardia High School, a community of talented people two years ago, I knew I was in good hands. I was shocked with the amount of freedom we were given. It taught me how to advocate for....

    Read 1214 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,383,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

  8. #44 Best Public High Schools in New York.

    Millennium Brooklyn High School

    New York City Geographic District No. 15, NY,

    9-12,

    155 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says Millennium Brooklyn, has been an amazing environment for me to grow while offering support, and encouragement to become independent. Millennium is a relatively small school (600-700 students), in a....

    Read 155 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 671,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

  9. #52 Best Public High Schools in New York.

    NYC iSchool

    New York City Geographic District No. 2, NY,

    9-12,

    205 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says I am currently a senior at NYC ischool. I have enjoyed my high school year there. It is a small school, but honestly, it doesn't affect you meeting new people since you can choose your classes and....

    Read 205 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 468,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

  10. #56 Best Public High Schools in New York.

    Leon M. Goldstein High School for the Sciences

    New York City Geographic District No. 22, NY,

    9-12,

    333 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Middle school student says Its pretty good! I went to their open house. During our tour, I became very excited about the science lab, music room, and gym. Judging from the school's appearance, I think it looks fantastic! It....

    Read 333 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 963,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

  11. #77 Best Public Elementary Schools in New York.

    The Anderson School

    New York City Geographic District No. 3, NY,

    K-8,

    7 Niche users give it an average review of 4.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says In my experience at this school, the teachers have been exceptional, displaying a high level of dedication and expertise. The school has an active PTA, and most parents are well-educated, leading to...However, there are some notable drawbacks:Short Lunch Period: The lunch breaks are very brief, and the menu offered is comparable to standard public school fare. Sanitary Concerns: There have been reported instances of mice sightings, and lice-related emails are sent out almost every three months, raising concerns about the overall cleanliness and hygiene of...Unhelpful Parent Coordinator: Unfortunately, the parent coordinator's attitude has been less than satisfactory. She has been unresponsive to emails and, when contacted by phone, was unhelpful and....

    Read 7 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 508,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

  12. #45 Best Public Middle Schools in New York.

    NYC Lab Middle School for Collaborative Studies

    New York City Geographic District No. 2, NY,

    6-8,

    20 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I graduated in 2021 (Stuyvesant High School now), so much of my experience was remote. I will discuss my in-person year and a half.Academics:Lab has a fairly solid all-around curriculum. I don't believe it benefitted me very much, but it certainly did not "drag" me down. In recent years, however, the school has taken a plunge for the...Other concerns:I can't speak for the current classes, but the school was mostly asian when I attended. It may be "more" diverse with less asians now (if you see it that way) due to the changes in admission. I was...Overall, Lab is a solid pick, despite their questionable decisions recently. The school is shifting from an elite, screened school into an average, "equity for all" school. Maybe it is possible to....

    Read 20 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 537,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

  13. #48 Best Public Middle Schools in New York.

    East Side Middle School

    New York City Geographic District No. 2, NY,

    6-8,

    9 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says ESMS is a supportive place for parents and students and is academically challenging. With a wonderful reputation, the school remains a top choice for middle school in District 2, Manhattan. The PTA....

    Read 9 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 416,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

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