Welcome to Pearl River High School
"Believe You Can Achieve"
Pearl River High School is a high performing high school serving students in
grades 8 through 12 in the Pearl River School District. Our enrollment is about 975 students.
Pearl River High School Profile
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Highlights of the Class of 2021
- 98% Graduation Rate*
- 100% earned New York State Regents diplomas*
- 78% earned Advanced Regents diplomas*
*Data includes both in-district & out-of-district students
- 96% continued on to college, university, or technical school
- 85.5% are attending four-year colleges
- 14% are attending two-year colleges
- 0.5% are entering the military
* Includes both in and out-of-district students.
70% of seniors took the SAT exam
Mean SAT Total Score: 1215
Mean Math Score: 606
Mean Reading & Writing Score: 609
Advanced Placement (College Level) Courses/Exams**:
143 AP exams were taken in 12 subjects
93% received a passing score of ‘3’ or higher
** Students taking AP courses are required to take the exam, however these numbers are lower due to the Coronavirus pandemic.
- 17 out of 19 varsity teams were named NYS Scholar Athlete Teams with team GPA average of 90 or better.
- Two (2) seniors were named Journal News Scholar Athletes of the Week
** * Numbers are lower due to the Coronavirus pandemic.
- 5 Students earned the NYS seal of Biliteracy
- 95% of special education students attained Regents/Advanced Regents Diplomas
Ranked as a top performing high school by U.S. News & World Report for the last 7 years.
In the April 2021 U.S. News & World Report, Pearl River High School ranked #1195 nationally out of 17,857 high schools, with a score of 93.31, and ranked #115 out of 1,266 NYS high schools, the 2nd highest ranking in Rockland County.
NYS Rewards School for High Student Performance