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Niche Ranks Brighton as the Top District and Schools in the Rochester Area

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Niche.com ranked Brighton Central School District as the No. 1 District in both the Rochester area and Upstate New York in its 2020 Best Schools Rankings. Brighton is ranked No. 6 in the state and No. 22 in the country out of 10,782 total districts.

French Road Elementary School was ranked the No. 1 elementary school in the Rochester area, Twelve Corners Middle School was ranked the No. 1 middle school in the Rochester area, and Brighton High School was ranked the No. 1 high school in the Rochester area. Council Rock didn’t factor into the rankings since it only serves grades K-2.

The District was also ranked No. 1 for safest in New York, No. 1 for best places to teach in the Rochester area, and No. 1 District for best teachers in the Rochester area.

Niche’s 2020 rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics using data from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews from students and parents.