Top 20 NYC Public High Schools with Football Teams, Ranked by College Readiness Rates

The schools listed below have Varsity Football programs according to the PSAL website (always confirm the availability of any sports program directly with a school).  They are ranked below by college readiness rates, from highest to lowest.  By the Department of Education’s definition, to be college ready, students must have graduated with a Regents Diploma and have earned a 75 on their math and English regents, a 480 on each section of the SAT, or passed CUNY’s placement exams.  This list is not an endorsement of any school.

Rank

School Name

Borough

% of Seniors who are College Ready

% of Students Earning a Regents Diploma in 4 years

% of Graduates Enrolling in College

1

Stuyvesant High School

Manhattan

99.4%

99.4%

98.2%

2

Brooklyn Technical High School

Brooklyn

95.5%

96.0%

94.7%

3

Midwood High School

Brooklyn

66.2%

84.8%

81.5%

4

Collegiate Institute for Math and Science

Bronx

64.8%

88.6%

60.2%

5

Science, Technology and Research Early College High School at Erasmus

Brooklyn

63.4%

98.6%

84.3%

6

Bayside High School

Queens

62.7%

86.6%

73.3%

7

Benjamin N. Cardozo High School

Queens

60.3%

81.7%

75.5%

8

Jamaica Gateway to the Sciences

Queens

60.0%

97.5%

.

9

Marble Hill High School for International Studies

Bronx

52.6%

89.7%

63.2%

10

Excelsior Preparatory High School

Queens

50.0%

68.9%

41.7%

11

The Michael J. Petrides School

Staten Island

49.2%

84.6%

67.7%

12

Tottenville High School

Staten Island

49.0%

79.8%

65.2%

13

Queens Collegiate: A College Board School

Queens

45.3%

81.3%

.

14

James Madison High School

Brooklyn

39.6%

68.0%

56.7%

15

Fort Hamilton High School

Brooklyn

38.3%

63.5%

54.9%

16

Frederick Douglass Academy VI High School

Queens

38.3%

61.7%

55.2%

17

Susan E. Wagner High School

Staten Island

37.7%

72.6%

73.6%

18

New Utrecht High School

Brooklyn

37.6%

69.1%

56.5%

19

Central Park East High School

Manhattan

37.1%

77.5%

58.1%

20

Abraham Lincoln High School

Brooklyn

33.6%

67.7%

48.0%

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