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2023 Best Schools in Staten Island

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  1. #2 Best Public High Schools in New York.

    Stuyvesant High School

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    New York City Geographic District No. 2, NY,

    9-12,

    1102 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says I enjoy the environment that Stuyvesant promotes especially with the students that particularly create the experience. The student agency allows for an interwoven network of clubs that host movie... Moreover, I feel as if the Tribeca area adds a lot to the Stuyvesant experience. Being, in the heartland of Manhattan, local delis, as well as Battery Park and the harbor makes for unique... Not only that, but teachers play well into the Stuyvesant culture. Many, while unorthodox relate to students through popular media, music, modern events, and even video games. The staff as well....

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    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 3,357,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 22 to 1,

  2. #20 Best Private High Schools in New York.

    Saint Ann's School

    Private School,

    BROOKLYN, NY,

    PK, K-12,

    37 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says More than just a school: above all, a home. Fourteen floors of chaotically creative people, students, teachers and faculty alike. From the age of six I was taught to constantly question and challenge....

    Read 37 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,085,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  3. #21 Best Private High Schools in New York.

    BASIS Independent Brooklyn

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    Private School,

    BROOKLYN, NY,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says I can’t say enough good things about BASIS Independent Brooklyn! Our 4 year old is in the PK-1 program at their new school location (405 Gold Street) and he’s blossoming!Caring and awesome teachers. Very thorough communication from the admin. A rock solid parent community! A great curriculum that offers a diversity of skills-building challenges (literacy, math,...We met some amazing friends through this school and our son is so happy to go to school every day! In Pre-K 1 (3’s program), our son is already doing sight words and he’s staring to read simple....

    Read 38 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 869,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  4. #10 Best Private High Schools in New Jersey.

    Rutgers Preparatory School

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    Private School,

    SOMERSET, NJ,

    PK, K-12,

    100 Niche users give it an average review of 4.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says My son is now an Alumni of RPS. He began his journey at prep at age 3 (Pre K3) and graduated class of 2020. He is an RPS lifer! The school offered him a great academic program in addition to a...My son is now a sophomore at Johns Hopkins. His transition from high school to college was smooth thanks to RPS. He is an outstanding student with a passion for science, majoring in Molecular and....

    Read 100 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 640,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  5. #22 Best Private High Schools in New York.

    Poly Prep Country Day School

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    Private School,

    BROOKLYN, NY,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Freshman says Overall, going to Poly Prep Country Day School has been an interesting experience. The teachers are very kind and passionate about teaching students, always willing to go the extra mile to help teach....

    Read 101 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,156,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

  6. #24 Best Private High Schools in New York.

    Packer Collegiate Institute

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    Private School,

    BROOKLYN, NY,

    PK, K-12,

    122 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says I have loved attending Packer Collegiate Institute for the past three years. The kids are really hardworking but truly want to be there and support one another. The classes can be challenging but....

    Read 122 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 998,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

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

    High School of American Studies at Lehman College

    New York City Geographic District No. 10, NY,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says The High School of American Studies has created a rigorous academic environment in which students are pushed to do their best academically, striving for success on the daily. Teachers are always....

    Read 137 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 385,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

  8. #31 Best Private High Schools in New York.

    Berkeley Carroll School

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    Private School,

    BROOKLYN, NY,

    PK, K-12,

    74 Niche users give it an average review of 4.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says I have really enjoyed my time at Berkeley Carroll. I am a lifer at the school, and my time is all three divisions was/has been memorable and enjoyable. Lower School was fun and enjoyable---but it...BC's distinctive Science research program, English & history electives, and American Studies course have prepared me for college and life post-grad. I learned how to write personal essays, review....

    Read 74 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 970,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  9. #40 Best Private High Schools in New York.

    Léman Manhattan Preparatory School

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    Private School,

    NEW YORK, NY,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Our child is thriving at Leman!They have been able to open the school during the pandemic and have met or exceeded all the requirements for CDC compliance. Their optional online program has been successfully seamless and the...The school has a balanced and rigorous academic program. The Morris Street campus is beautiful with sweeping views of New York City. The energy in the school is palpable akin to the excitement of...The school has a beautiful swimming pool, outstanding gym and of course New York City as their extended classroom..

    Read 93 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 700,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 4 to 1,

  10. #15 Best Public High Schools in New York.

    Bard High School Early College Queens

    New York City Geographic District No. 24, NY,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says Bard was created to combat New York's deeply-segregated school system, so it provides great opportunities for low-income students. Students graduate in four years not only with a high school diploma...The literature and humanities programs are very eye-opening and life-changing. In the college program, they offer very interesting college courses such as anthropology, cinemas of South Asia,....

    Read 383 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 653,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

  11. #20 Best Public High Schools in New York.

    Eleanor Roosevelt High School

    New York City Geographic District No. 2, NY,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says As a high school junior, I have greatly enjoyed my time at Eleanor Roosevelt. I feel that I receive a high-quality education, and I have peers and teachers that push me to do my best. I have greatly....

    Read 152 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 546,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

  12. #22 Best Public High Schools in New York.

    Bard High School Early College

    New York City Geographic District No. 1, NY,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says In a nutshell, Bard High School Early College reflects its motto exactly... it is "a place to think." Both inside and outside classes, there are intellectual, stimulating discussions taking place....

    Read 286 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 635,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

  13. #30 Best Public High Schools in New York.

    New Explorations into Science, Technology & Math School

    New York City Geographic District No. 1, NY,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says NEST+M is a warm and nurturing community. The student body is kind. The faculty is great and encourages and empowers students. Students' mental health and well-being are foremost at NEST. Teachers and staff work hard to address the pressure students experience at a school of NEST's caliber, particularly during the college...Although NEST+M is known as an excellent stem school, the humanities are outstanding and should get their due!The administration is on top of things and responsive. However, like most city public schools, it can be inflexible and bureaucratic at times.The downsides are the limited athletics and art options. It is also crowded during passing time. All in all, NEST+M has exceeded my expectations..

    Read 213 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,797,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 17 to 1,

  14. #37 Best Private High Schools in New Jersey.

    Saint Peter's Prep

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    Private School,

    JERSEY CITY, NJ,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Prep, similar to other all-boy Prep schools wants to provide a facade to all of those applying. I'd like to debunk some common misconceptions. "Prep can interact with their sister school, that way....

    Read 184 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 894,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 10 to 1,

  15. #38 Best Public High Schools in New York.

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

    New York City Geographic District No. 3, NY,

    9-12,

    1160 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says In my time at LaGuardia, I have learned and grown so, incredibly much. As a drama student, you are constantly surrounded with people who support you and are so willing to help you grow. I have found...The teachers are incredibly supportive and very present in their students' learning process. Most of the artistic and academic faculty members try to make their students feel comfortable and safe in...LaGuardia High School has some of the best artistic direction (as a high school) in the city of New York. The acting training program is intensive and is amazing preparation for college and a future....

    Read 1160 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,722,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

  16. #31 Best Public High Schools in New Jersey.

    Middlesex County Academy for Allied Health & Biomedical Sciences

    Middlesex County Vocational & Technical School District, NJ,

    8-12,

    143 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says It was a school where I had to grow, for better or for worse. The school is tiny, so everyone in your grade will know each other. While this let me build some great bonds with people, it also means....

    Read 143 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 276,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 15 to 1,

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