Graduation Rate: 99% of students graduate in four years.
Attendance Rate: 97% of students attendance.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 94% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 94% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 98% students feel safe in the hallways, bathrooms, locker room and cafeteria. (Student opinions on school safety, as reported on the NYC School Survey.)
Program 1: Bard High School Early College Queens
Program description: Inquiry and critical thinking promoted across all subject areas. Priority given to students who are eligible for Free or Reduced Price Lunch (based on family income) for up to 63% of seats.
Interest: Humanities & Interdisciplinary
Seats 9 GE: 134
Grade 9 GE filled flag: Y
Grade 9 GE applicants: 4274
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 32
Seats 9 SWD: 26
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: N
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 137
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 5
Seats 10: Yes-5
Admissions priority 1: Open to New York City residents
Requirement 1: Individual Interview (on-site)
Requirement 2: Math Test (on-site)
Requirement 3: Writing Exercise (on-site)
Extracurricular activities: 3D Modeling and Robotics, Body Love, Bollywood, Culinary, Debate, Dream Team, Filmmaking, Girls Who Code, GSA, KRUSH K-Pop Dance, Math Team, Media and Society, Model UN, Musical, Muslim Student Association, Newspaper B.Q. Broadside, Peer Mentors, Peer Tutors, Red Cross Club, Seekers, Spanish Culture, Step Team, Student Ambassadors, Student Government, SAGA Sexuality and Gender Alliance, Table Tennis, The HYPE Literary Journal, Theater, Vinyl Club, Weight Training, World Science Academy
Psal Sports Boys: Basketball, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Table Tennis, Wrestling
Psal Sports Girls: Basketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, Rugby, Soccer, Softball, Table Tennis, Volleyball
School sports: (NCAA Cleared) Flag Football, Soccer
Total students: 623
Start time: 9am
End time: 3:20pm
Grades 2018: 9 to 12
Final grades: 9 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language
Language classes: Arabic, Latin, Mandarin, Spanish
Additional info: College Trips; Internships; Student Parent Orientation; Summer Bridge Program; Summer Internships; Summer Orientation
School accessibility description: 2
School 10th seats: Y
NTA: Hunters Point-Sunnyside-West Maspeth
Neighborhood: Hunters Point-Sunnyside
School Number: Q735
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 2
Council district: 26
Census tract: 179
About Bard High School Early College Queens
Address: 30-20 Thomson Avenue, Long Island City NY 11101
Phone number: 718-361-3133
Fax number: 718-361-6742
School email: [email protected]
Subway: 7 to 33rd St-Rawson St; E, M, R to Queens Plaza; G to Court Square; N, W to Queensboro Plaza
Bus: B62, Q100, Q101, Q102, Q32, Q39, Q60, Q66, Q67, Q69, X63, X64, X68
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Please visit bhsec.bard.edu/queens/academics/courses-past/ to view and download past college course guides.
In their first two years, students receive a solid foundation in mathematics, science, history, English, a foreign language, and the arts
In the final two years, the college program balances core requirements with opportunities for students to pursue their individual interests
We offer a variety of college courses and opportunities for students to engage in independent studies of their own design
Students completing 60 college credits will receive the Bard College AA degree and may transfer these credits to colleges and universities.