Nobody looks forward to middle school. However, since it’s a bit unavoidable in the public school system, might as well move close to the best one you can. Here in the Hudson Valley, there are some great public schools, and if you’re planning to relocate to Westchester County, Nyack in Rockland County, or the city of Poughkeepsie in Dutchess County, you can take comfort in the fact that your middle school aged child will be in good hands.
The Mid-Hudson Valley Patch hipped us to this report offered by Niche.com, enumerating 2017’s best public middle schools in the Hudson Valley region. Middle schools in Westchester County comprise a good portion of New York State’s list. In fact, five of the country’s top 100 middle schools are in Westchester. Others in NY’s Hudson Valley region include Felix V. Festa Middle School in West Nyack, Rockland Co., Shaker Junior High in Latham, Albany Co., and Orville A. Todd Middle School in Poughkeepsie, Dutchess Co.