Top 50 public schools in NYC

The NY Post ranked the Top 50 schools in New York City based on data for the 4-year graduation rate, which includes the percent of students scoring over an 85 on Regents Integrated Algebra and ELA exams, number of students taking AP exams, the percent scoring 3,4 or 5 on AP exams, the number taking the SAT and the average total AP scores.

Scholars’ Academy ranked number 12 of 50!  Scholars’ Academy is located at 320 Beach 104th St. in Queens. It’s a demanding grades 6 through 12 school. Most students complete Regents requirements in 10th grade, then take AP classes, which allows them to earn college credits at St Francis College. They also participate in internships. 

Here is their ranking information:

ADMISSION: Priority to continuing 8th graders

ENROLLMENT: 420

GRADUATION RATE: 98.9%

COLLEGE READY: 85.2%

COLLEGE ENROLLMENT: 97%

# TAKING SAT: 89

AVERAGE TOTAL SAT SCORE: 1532

# TAKING AP TESTS: 77

AP PASS RATE: 66.7%

http://nypost.com/2013/09/15/top-50-public-schools-in-nyc/