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  1. #1 Best Private High Schools in New York.

    Trinity School

    Private School,

    NEW YORK, NY,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says My overall school experience has been very positive! The teachers(with 1 or 2 exceptions) and academics have been outstanding so far, and it seems like I can do whatever I put my mind to here. There....

    Read 74 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,001,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

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  2. #3 Best Private High Schools in New York.

    Riverdale Country School

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    Private School,

    BRONX, NY,

    PK, K-12,

    62 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Riverdale is a great school, with a very welcoming community. Teachers are very friendly and can be very casual with students but still have the professionalism to lead classes well. Strong college....

    Read 62 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,219,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

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  3. #4 Best Private High Schools in New York.

    Horace Mann School

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    Private School,

    BRONX, NY,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says Horace Mann has developed to be more diverse, inclusive staff wise in recent years which makes the school experience much better. After recently graduating, I feel that HM has prepared me for the....

    Read 145 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,694,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

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  4. #6 Best Private High Schools in New York.

    Collegiate School

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    Private School,

    NEW YORK, NY,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says My son joined Collegiate last Year as a seventh grader. The school is wonderful and it accommodate my son perfectly. The school assigned French and Music teachers for my son for the entire year....

    Read 27 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 651,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

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  5. #7 Best Private High Schools in New York.

    Rye Country Day School

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    Private School,

    RYE, NY,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Freshman says Rye Country Day School has helped me become a better person and has provided a great academical foundation for years to come. Though it can get stressful, with a lot of homework and extracurricular....

    Read 97 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 938,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

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  6. #1 Best Public High Schools in New York.

    Stuyvesant High School

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    New York City Geographic District No. 2, NY,

    9-12,

    1088 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....

    Read 1088 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 3,341,

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  7. #2 Best Public High Schools in New York.

    Bronx High School of Science

    New York City Geographic District No. 10, NY,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says The best specialized high school! Bronx Science offers more than 20+ AP courses. The teachers and faculty are so supportive and compassionate. There are more than a hundred clubs, everything from....

    Read 993 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 2,983,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 21 to 1,

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  8. #13 Best Private High Schools in New York.

    Hackley School

    Private School,

    TARRYTOWN, NY,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says I began attending Hackley in the sixth grade and remained there through the end of my high school career. With such great academic resources at your disposal, it's hard to not garner great college...Very grateful for the great opportunities the school afforded me both in and out of the classroom, particularly through travel, which was covered by my hefty financial aid. I would make sure families....

    Read 73 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 834,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

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  9. #4 Best Public High Schools in New York.

    Townsend Harris High School

    New York City Geographic District No. 25, NY,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says The townsend harris high school is an excellent source of rigor without the restraint of standardize tests deeming admissions. Not only does this school have an excellent collaboration of humanities....

    Read 657 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,221,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 19 to 1,

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  10. #16 Best Private High Schools in New York.

    French-American School of New York

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    Private School,

    MAMARONECK, NY,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says You do not need to be French or speak French to join the school!FASNY has two streams: the French curriculum and the international curriculum (i.e. for English speakers) which leads to the IB diploma. I have a child in each.First, the French curriculum (Bac) along with a NY high school degree is for French speakers. The French stream is rigorous, especially in math and sciences. Nothing prevents an English speaking...Second, the international stream is taught in English and eventually leads to a NY high school degree and the rigorous IB (International Baccalaureate). It can be integrated any year as long as the....

    Read 86 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 725,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

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  11. #26 Best Private High Schools in New York.

    The Masters School

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    Private School,

    DOBBS FERRY, NY,

    5-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says We love Masters! Our 3 kids have thrived since starting their education at the school. The academic education they have received has been excellent. They have been challenged to learn what is....

    Read 121 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 694,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

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  12. #31 Best Private High Schools in New York.

    Columbia Grammar & Preparatory School

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    Private School,

    NEW YORK, NY,

    PK, K-12,

    37 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says I very much love the school I go to and have been privileged to attend since 7th grade on a generous scholarship. My teachers are my favorite part: the maximum class size is 16, so the individual....

    Read 37 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,287,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

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  13. #32 Best Private High Schools in New York.

    ECFS - Fieldston Middle/Upper School

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    Private School,

    BRONX, NY,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Fieldston is an overall excellent school, challenging academics, competitive athletics, strong arts and musics. Fieldston is dedicated to incorporating its mission-driven and values oriented....

    Read 80 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 990,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

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  14. #8 Best Public High Schools in New York.

    High School Math Science & Engineering at The City College of New York (CCNY)

    New York City Geographic District No. 5, NY,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says HSMSE is a good school, I feel prepared for college and it has taught me a lot. However, I do feel like some teachers don’t care as much as they should or don’t treat us as well as they should. Good....

    Read 190 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 486,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

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  15. #9 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,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says This is a small, tight-knit school with hardworking, interesting students and teachers who usually want the best for their classes. It can be intense at points, but over the four years it is all....

    Read 136 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 382,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

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  16. #17 Best Public High Schools in New York.

    Bard High School Early College Queens

    New York City Geographic District No. 24, NY,

    9-12,

    380 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 380 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 638,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 13 to 1,

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  17. #20 Best Public High Schools in New York.

    Bronxville High School

    Bronxville Union Free School District, NY,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says I have been going to Bronxville for 12 years and although it is an extremely competitive environment, teachers are so helpful and it is all super manageable. The social life in Bronxville is super....

    Read 78 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 552,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

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  18. #47 Best Private High Schools in New York.

    SAR High School

    Private School,

    BRONX, NY,

    9-12,

    37 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Everyone is very nice and welcoming. The teachers want to help you and the staff is great. It is very competitive and the students strive to do very well. SAR has a dual education, teaching half....

    Read 37 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 536,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

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  19. #49 Best Private High Schools in New York.

    The Calhoun School

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    Private School,

    NEW YORK, NY,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says My daughter recently matriculated to Calhoun's third grade. From the first tour through her first few weeks, the experience has been refreshing, unique and utterly buoyant. The admissions team were....

    Read 68 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 730,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

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  20. #50 Best Private High Schools in New York.

    Fordham Preparatory School

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    Private School,

    BRONX, NY,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Junior says Fordham Prep overall is a good school, but there are some flaws in the school. The teachers are very hit or miss. Some of my teachers are the best teachers I could ask for, but some teachers have a....

    Read 203 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 960,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,

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  21. #24 Best Public High Schools in New York.

    Eleanor Roosevelt High School

    New York City Geographic District No. 2, NY,

    9-12,

    149 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 149 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 540,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 16 to 1,

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  22. #27 Best Public High Schools in New York.

    New Explorations into Science, Technology & Math School

    New York City Geographic District No. 1, NY,

    K-12,

    209 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 209 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 1,808,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 18 to 1,

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  23. #28 Best Public High Schools in New York.

    Baccalaureate School for Global Education

    New York City Geographic District No. 30, NY,

    7-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says BSGE is a very very good high school. You will learn a lot from the rigorous coursework and high expectations. To all the middle school students who are considering this high school, I would....

    Read 231 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 560,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

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  24. #33 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: 612,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 14 to 1,

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  25. #60 Best Private High Schools in New York.

    School of the Holy Child

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    RYE, NY,

    5-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Niche targets the big schools but the School of the Holy Child is positively as good as every other private school. My daughter scored higher than her other relatives that went to Fordham, Hackley,...All of the girls are wonderful young women!.

    Read 32 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 300,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

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