Top 100 Best STEM High Schools – Brighton High School – US News & World Report – 76/100

Top 100 Best STEM High Schools – Brighton High School – US News & World Report – 76/100

Brighton High School
Phone: (585) 242-5001
District: Brighton Central School District


Brighton High School is ranked 33rd within New York. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Brighton High School is 68 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 20 percent. Brighton High School is the only high school in the Brighton Central School District.

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Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.
Medal Awarded     Gold
National Rank
State Rank

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.
Total Enrollment     1,177
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total)     20%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total)     10%
Full-Time Teachers     103

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).
Proficient in English     98%
Proficient in Math     99%
College Readiness Index     60.8

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.
Grades Served     09 – 12
Setting     Large Suburb
Charter School     No
Magnet School     No
Receives Title I Funding     Yes

This information relates to high schools run by this school’s state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.
Total Schools     1
Total Students     1,177
Proficient in English (district average)     98%
Proficient in Math (district average)     99%
College Readiness (district average)     60.8