The high school has been named a "2016 National Blue Ribbon School."
The school was one of nine high schools recognized in New York State.
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Teachers Mary Becker and Patricia Kershaw each received standing ovations when the New Hartford Central School District recently honored them among 72 employees with certificates and pins to recognize years of employment. The ovations were clearly a sign of the acclaim that comes with having served as Becker and Kershaw have: as faculty members for 35 years.
Niche, a website dedicated to data-based lifestyle decisions, ranked New Hartford Central Schools as one of the best school systems in New York State . Niche bases its rankings on publicly available education data and user surveys.
Veteran columnist Jay Matthews, who oversees the Post's annual "High School Challenge," evaluates schools that best prepare students for the rigors of college.
New Hartford Senior High School was recognized as a Gold Medal School which is the highest ranking! The U.S. News rankings consider more than 28,000 public high schools in the nation.
From NAMM: "The award program recognizes outstanding efforts by teachers, administrators, parents, students and community leaders who have made music education part of the curriculum. Designations are made to districts and schools that demonstrate an exceptionally high commitment and access to music education."
The Newsweek High School Rankings assess schools based on a broad range of data to determine which institutions do the best job of preparing students for college.