U.S. News & World Report Releases High School Rankings; Where Do Westchester Schools Rank?

Rye High School gets highest ranking out of 24 Westchester schools on the list.

U.S. News & World Report has released its rankings of the top public high schools across the nation. There were 21,000 public high schools included in this ranking. Twenty-four Westchester high schools were ranked inside the top 850.

The highest-ranking Westchester school was Rye High School, coming in at number 85. “We are proud of our high school’s impressive standing in New York and the country and were delighted to receive this excellent news,” says Rye Superintendent Dr. Frank Alvarez. “Congratulations to High School Principal Patricia Taylor and her faculty, staff and students, as well as all administrators and faculty District-wide. This is an accomplishment reflective of dedication and hard work throughout our school community.”

 Here are the Westchester schools that were the highest ranked:

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No. 85 Rye High School, Rye

No. 137 Edgemont Junior-Senior High School, Scarsdale

No. 149 Yonkers High School, Yonkers

No. 157 Horace Greeley High School, Chappaqua

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No. 171 Pleasantville High School, Pleasantville

No. 173 Byram Hills High School, Armonk

No. 174 Rye Neck Senior High School, Mamaroneck, Rye Brook

No. 177 Blind Brook High School, Rye Brook

No. 179 Hastings High School, Hastings-on-Hudson

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No. 198 Irvington High School, Irvington

No. 290 Croton-Harmon High School, Croton-on-Hudson

No. 308 Briarcliff High School, Briarcliff Manor

No. 371 Harrison High School, Harrison

No. 384 John Jay High School, Cross River

No. 394 Mamaroneck High School, Mamaroneck

No. 398 Fox Lane High School, Bedford

No. 407 Ardsley High School, Ardsley

No. 471 Pelham Memorial High School, Pelham

No 518 North Salem Middle School/High School, North Salem

No. 570 Scarsdale High School, Scarsdale

No. 708 Yorktown High School, Yorktown Heights

No. 800 Pearl River High School, Pearl River

No. 809 Tuckahoe High School, Eastchester

No. 819 Sleepy Hollow High School, Sleepy Hollow


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