REports & Awards for MHSHS!
Manhattan Hunter Science Ranked Most Competitive High School in NYC
Each year the New York Times reports on the most competitive high schools in New York City public schools, excluding the specialized high schools. In 2017, Manhattan Hunter Science High School ranked the number one, most competitive high school in NYC. Click here to see the article, rankings and commentary.
New York Post: Best High Schools
In 2015, Manhattan/Hunter Science was ranked #14 of the New York Post's top 50 high schools and placed again in the 2013 report. To see the 2015 ranking, click here and the 2013 list click here.
In 2010, Manhattan/Hunter Science was ranked #16 of the New York Post's top 50 high schools. To see the 2010 ranking, click here
NYC Progress Report
MHSHS has consistently received A's on the NYC Department of Education Progress Report since its inception. The Progress Report aims to evaluate our school's performance in three key areas: student progress, student performance, and learning environment.
US News & World Report: Best High Schools
Manhattan/Hunter Science has earned a Bronze Medal in US News & World Report's Best High Schools for the last 4 years 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, and 2016. To access the full report, please click here.
NYC School Survey
MHSHS performed above average in all four of the measured dimensions on the 2012-2013 NYC School Survey. These dimensions include: Academic Expectations, Communication, Engagement, and Safety & Respect. To access the full 2012-2013 report, please click here.
Inside Schools is a non-profit organization publishes an "independent guide to New York City's public schools." MHSHS was last reviewed by Clara Hemphill in January of 2012. The review recognizes Manhattan/Hunter as a "noteworthy school." According to IS reviewers, this distinction recognizes "schools that, in the opinion of our staff, serve their communities well. Reviewers for Inside Schools look at the whole school, not just the test scores."
According to Hemphill, "Manhattan/Hunter has strong leadership, interesting classes and an innovative approach to preparing students for college. Students are prepared not only for college-level academics, but also for the freedom and responsibility of college life." To access the full Inside Schools Report, click here.
The Blackboard Awards honor and celebrate excellence in education throughout New York City. In 2012, Mr. Jewram was honored with an award for his excellence in teaching.
Education Update honors excellence in the classroom and in the main office throughout NYC. MHSHS faculty and administration have earned several awards over the years from this organization, including: