Schools (PreK-12)

The Highland Falls-Fort Montgomery Central School District is located in the heart of the scenic Hudson River Valley and draws students from Highland Falls, Fort Montgomery, West Point, and Garrison. Adjacent to the United States Military Academy at West Point and 40 miles from New York City, the district offers a tremendous opportunity for cultural enrichment, athletics, leadership and highly competitive academics. Diversity broadens the educational experience at James I. O'Neill High School as local populations are interspersed with the children of military personnel from around the world who are stationed at the United States Military Academy.

The State Education Department listed James I. O'Neill High School as a Reward School,  the only school in Orange County to make the list.

O'Neill also made the Washington Post's list of America's Most Challenging High Schools, the only school in Orange County to make the list.   

O'Neill ranked 1st in Math, 1st in Reading and 1st in Combined Math and Reading for Orange County, with an average SAT score of 1097.

West Point Elementary School is a Department of Defense Education Activity school servicing students who reside on the installation and meet eligibility criteria in grades PK to 4th Grade. Students are through  rigorous instruction using DoDEA's College and Career Readiness Standards and DoDEA Adopted Curriculum. More information about the specifics of DoDEA's programming can be found at . West Point Elementary School was recently named a 2017 National Blue Ribbon School due to its commitment and delivery of this robust and differentiated instruction. It's commitment to the military child's achievement, in both the academic and socio-emotional sense, is reason for this outstanding recognition. WPES looks forward to welcoming your family to its home.


West Point Elementary School

705A Barry Road

West Point, NY 10996




West Point Middle School

705 Barry Road

West Point, NY 10996




James I. O'Neill High School

21 Morgan Road

Fort Montgomery, NY 10922




West Point School Liaison Officer

695 Buckner Loop

West Point, NY 10996