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Herricks at the Top of State’s School Dstricts

Herricks at the Top of State’s School Dstricts

The Herricks Public Schools has been ranked the 5th best school district in New York State on a 2020 list of 677 schools reviewed by Niche.com. Having received an overall Niche grade of A+, Herricks also moved up two spots on the list since last year. The district was ranked No. 4 when looking only at Long Island schools, and was additionally ranked by Niche.com as No. 18 on a list of the 2020 Best School Districts in America.

The district achieved these rankings based on factors including state test scores, college readiness, graduation rates, SAT/ACT scores, teacher quality and public school district ratings. Herricks also placed at No. 6 on Niche’s list of Safest School Districts in New York out of 692 schools, and No. 2 on the list of Districts with the Best Teachers in New York out of 690 schools.