Five Rockland County school districts are among the 100 best in New York, according to the education website Niche.
Ramapo Central, with seven schools in its district, drew an A+ ranking from Niche to draw the No. 36 ranking. South Orangetown Central, with a total of five schools in the district, earned an A rating and a No. 46 ranking.
Clarkstown Central, with a total of 16 schools in the district, picked up an A grade and was ranked No. 55.
Nanuet Union Free, with four schools, received an A grade and was ranked No. 71.
Nyack Union Free, also with four schools in its district, was ranked No. 83, and also received an A grade.
Niche grades districts on criteria including test scores, graduation rate and student to teacher ratio, among other factors.
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