CHAPPAQUA, N.Y. -- Horace Greeley High School was recently ranked among the best in New York State by U.S. News & World Report in rankings released Tuesday morning.
Greeley was the fifth-highest ranked high school in all of Westchester County coming in at No. 25 in the state.
HGHS' student population of 1,278 exceeded the state average in all of the surveys major metrics, which included: College readiness, mathematics proficiency and English proficiency. The school also boasts an Advanced Placement participation rate of 81 percent.
Several other high schools in Westchester County were ranked in the top 50 in the state, including:
- Blind Brook (No. 9)
- Rye (No. 11)
- Yonkers Middle/High School (No. 18)
- Hastings (No. 24)
- Byram Hills (No. 27)
- Edgemont (No. 29)
- Briarcliff (No. 31)
- Irvington (No. 32)
- John Jay (No. 35)
- Pleasantville (No. 36)
- Rye Neck (No. 39)
- Ardsley (No. 43)
- Fox Lane (No. 46)
- North Salem (No. 49)
The top ranked high school in New York was The High School of American Studies in the Bronx.
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