The Southern Tier of New York is home to many great schools. When compared to other schools in New York State and across the country, the Southern Tier ranks among the best in various categories according to Niche.

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Niche recently released its list of the 2023 Best Public High Schools in America. The list is a combination of ratings from students, parents, and alumni with quantitative data compiled for 92,743 public schools, 30,112 private schools, and 11,820 school districts in America.

Vestal Senior High Schook Ranks High

Of the many Southern Tier of New York high schools, Vestal Senior High School seems to rank the highest in many categories. Out of 20,032 high schools listed nationally, Vestal comes in at #736. Vestal's overall Niche grade is an A+.


Nationally, out of 25,861 schools for Best High Schools for Athletes in America, Vestal lands at #488, and for Best High School Teachers in America, Vestal is at #601 out of 19,714 schools in the survey.

Vestal Senior High School Stats For New York State

Narrowing it down to New York State, Vestal Senior High School ranks at #19 out of 1,754 for Best High Schools for Athletes, #68 out of 1,255 for Best Public High Schools, and #74 out of 1,238 for Best Public High School Teachers.

And for Broome County Schools, Vestal is #1 in the following categories:

  • Best College Prep Public High Schools
  • Best Public High Schools
  • Public High School Teachers
  • Best High Schools for STEM

And Vestal Senior High School ranks 2nd for Best High Schools for Athletes in Broome County behind Maine-Endwell Senior High School. Congratulations to the teachers, students, and administration for their high marks from the Niche survey. 

There are many more success stories from the Niche survey for Vestal Senior High School as well as other Broome County schools.

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