West Hempstead High School was recently ranked No. 1142 on Newsweek’s list of the Best High Schools in America.
The list features only 2,000 high
schools across the entire United States and approximately 200 from New
high schools were ranked based upon those which best prepare their
students for college, with the determining factors including graduation
rate, participation in college-level courses and student acceptances to
"Mr. Rehman, the high school principal, and all of us in West
Hempstead are pleased to be on Newsweek's list of the top 2,000 high
schools in the nation and congratulate all involved in achieving this
recognition," West Hempstead Superintendent John Hogan said. "Our goal is to build on the present, continue
to enhance our curriculum offerings, challenge our students with higher
standards, and move up on the list in the future."