Famous New Rochelle High School Alumni

List Rules
People on this list must have gone to New Rochelle High School and be of some renown.

List of famous alumni from New Rochelle High School, with photos when available. Prominent graduates from New Rochelle High School include celebrities, politicians, business people, athletes and more. This list of distinguished New Rochelle High School alumni is loosely ordered by relevance, so the most recognizable celebrities who attended New Rochelle High School are at the top of the list. This directory is not just composed of graduates of this school, as some of the famous people on this list didn't necessarily earn a degree from New Rochelle High School.

List is made up of graduates like Ray Rice and Richard Roundtree.

This list answers the questions “Which famous people went to New Rochelle High School?” and “Which celebrities are New Rochelle High School alumni?”
  • Louis Richard Rukeyser (January 30, 1933 – May 2, 2006) was an American financial journalist, columnist, and commentator, through print, radio, and television. He was best known for his role as host ...more
  • Richard Roundtree (born July 9, 1942) is an American actor and former model. Roundtree is noted as being "the first black action hero" for his portrayal of private detective John Shaft in the 1971 ...more
  • Donald Shepard "Don" Hewitt (December 14, 1922 – August 19, 2009) was an American television news producer and executive, best known for creating the CBS television news magazine 60 Minutes in 1968, ...more
  • Gloria Anne Borger (born September 22, 1952) is an American political pundit, journalist, and columnist. Borger was previously a contributing editor and columnist for U.S. News & World Report ...more
  • Leslie Howard "Les" Gelb (born March 4, 1937) is a former correspondent and columnist for The New York Times, a former senior Defense and State Department official, and currently President Emeritus ...more
  • Andrea Mitchell (born October 30, 1946) is an American television journalist, anchor, and commentator for NBC News, based in Washington, D.C. She is the NBC News Chief Foreign Affairs Correspondent, ...more
  • Daniel S. DeCarlo (December 12, 1919 – December 18, 2001) was an American cartoonist best known for having developed the look of Archie Comics in the late 1950s and early 1960s, modernizing the ...more
  • Raymell Mourice Rice (born January 22, 1987) is a former American football running back who played his entire professional career with the Baltimore Ravens of the National Football League (NFL). He ...more
  • Courtney Greene (born November 23, 1986 in New Rochelle, New York) is a former American football safety. He was drafted by the Seattle Seahawks in the 2009 NFL Draft and played three seasons for the ...more
  • Craig Harris Carton (born January 31, 1969) is an American former radio personality best known as the co-host of the Boomer and Carton sports radio program on WFAN (AM) in New York City from 2007 to ...more
  • Ato Essilfi Bracato Essandoh (born July 29, 1972) is an American television and film actor. Essandoh, who was born in Schenectady, New York, graduated from New Rochelle High School in 1990. He ...more
  • Zachary Lipton is a jazz saxophonist, composer, and bandleader from New Rochelle, New York. He attended Columbia University and is the grandson of composer Issachar Miron. As of August. 2011, the ...more