The results are in: Niche.com has released its “Best Private Schools In America” list for 2018, and it includes eight schools from the “World’s Borough.”
The Gramercy Patch went through the list and found that out of the top 150 schools in the country, 63 of those schools came from New York City. Of those 63 schools, eight schools from our fair borough made their way into the ranks of one of the best private schools in the nation, earning an A- or higher on Niche.com.
Four schools from Queens made it into the top 50 schools from NYC. At number 38 on the list, you’ll find the Kew-Forest School in Forest Hills. Following at number 44 is the Garden School, located in Jackson Heights.
As we leave the top 50, we’ll find The Windsor School, located in Flushing, sitting at number 54 on the list. Right underneath The Windsor School, St. Agnes Academic School in College Point falls at number 55.
According to Niche, rankings are “based on rigorous analysis of key statistics and millions of reviews from students and parents. Ranking factors include SAT/ACT scores, the quality of colleges that students consider, student-teacher ratio, private school ratings, and more.”
Click here to see the complete list of New York City schools that made it on to Niche.com’s list.