How good are the schools in Syracuse, NY?

Syracuse encompasses 41 public elementary, middle and high schools. Syracuse also has 36 private schools. Ten high schools are recognized on U.S. News & World Report's Best High Schools rankings.

Syracuse is also home to seven colleges and/or universities, two of which earned places on U.S. News & World Report's Best Colleges rankings.

College Readiness Index

Index Score: 7.0 /10

How we calculate this.


Syracuse has a higher score than similarly sized metro areas.

School Stats

Total Students
36,811
Total Teachers
2,720

Student-Teacher Ratio

13:1

Based on 2015 National Center for Education Statistics data

All High Schools in Syracuse

Data sourced from the National Center for Education Statistics and U.S. News & World Report's Best High Schools rankings.