This specialty school, operated by the New York City Department of Education, offers free accelerated learning to residents of the city.
Stuyvesant High School is ranked seventh within New York. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement coursework and exams. The AP participation rate at Stuyvesant High School is 89%. The total minority enrollment is 81%, and 43% of students are economically disadvantaged. Stuyvesant High School is 1 of 520 high schools in the New York City Public Schools.