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Flushing High School

Overview written by the school: We are a vibrant, international community of students, educators, families, and community leaders working together to develop active, independent learners and productive global citizens. Our mission is to prepare students to graduate with the skills required for college and career success, and a well-developed concept of individual and civic responsibility. Our programs provide a rigorous, standards-based education so that students can meet the academic, career, and societal demands of the 21st century. All school administrators, teachers, and support staff accept responsibility for creating a nurturing learning environment for students.

School Performance

Graduation Rate: 62% (at the end of the school year before last, the percent of students who graduated "on time" by earning a diploma four years after they entered 9th grade).
Daily Attendance Rate: 83% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 78% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 36% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 73% students feel safe in the hallways, bathrooms, locker room and cafeteria. (Student opinions on school safety, as reported on the NYC School Survey.)

Programs offered

Program 1: Thurgood Marshall Law Pathway
Code: Q18A
Program description: Introduction to Law, Criminology and Juvenile Justice, Practical Law, Constitutional Law, Civil Rights Law, Trial Techniques, and Advanced Topics in Law and Public Service. Students can choose one area of study: Legal Studies or Public Service.
Interest: Law & Government
Method: Ed. Opt.

Seats 9 GE: 122
Grade 9 GE filled flag: N
Grade 9 GE applicants: 347
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 3
Seats 9 SWD: 21
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: N
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 67
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 3

Seats 10: Yes
Admissions priority 1: Open to New York City residents

Activities

Extracurricular Activities
Extracurricular activities and clubs offered by the school that do not fall under one of the Sports categories (PSAL Sports or School Sports): No data
PSAL Sports Boys
Male PSAL (Public School Athletics League) sports offered at the school, listed under Extracurricular Activities and Clubs in the HS Directory: Badminton, Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Football, Handball, Soccer, Table Tennis, Tennis, Volleyball, Wrestling
PSAL Sports Girls
Female PSAL (Public School Athletics League) sports offered at the school, listed under Extracurricular Activities and Clubs in the HS Directory: Badminton, Basketball, Handball, Indoor Track, Soccer, Softball, Table Tennis, Volleyball, Wrestling
PSAL Sports Coed
Co-ed PSAL (Public School Athletics League) sports offered at the school, listed under Extracurricular Activities and Clubs in the HS Directory: No data
School Sports
Sports offered by the school outside PSAL (Public School Athletics League): No data
Flag for female only school: No data
Flag for male only school: No data

Other info

Total students: 1595
Start time: 8am
End time: 3:29pm

Final grades: 9 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language; Transitional Bilingual Education: Spanish
Language classes: Mandarin, Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Chemistry, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Environmental Science, AP European History, AP Macroeconomics, AP Physics 1, AP Spanish Language and Culture, AP Spanish Literature and Culture, AP United States History, AP World History: Modern
Additional info: Community School

School accessibility description: Not Accessible
Flag for schools that offer 10th grade seats: Y

More info

Borough: Queens
NTA: Flushing
Neighborhood: Flushing
Campus name: Flushing Educational Campus
School Number: Q460
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 407
Council district: 20
Census tract: 1161
BIN: 4113172
BBL: 4050020001

About Flushing High School

Contacts

Address: 35-01 UNION STREET, FLUSHING NY 11354
Latitude: 40.765166
Longitude: -73.82789
Phone number: 718-888-7500
Fax number: 718-886-4255
School email: [email protected]
Website: flushinghighschool.org
Subway lines near the school: 7 to Flushing-Main St
Bus lines near the school: Q12, Q13, Q15, Q15A, Q16, Q17, Q19, Q20A, Q20B, Q25, Q26, Q27, Q28, Q34, Q44-SBS, Q48, Q50, Q65, Q66, QM20, QM3

Hotels near Flushing High School

District Borough Number: 
25Q460
Academic opportunities: 

Graduation pathways available in law, science research, and business.

Mock Trials, Moot Court, Debate Teams, Art, Music and Theatre Programming; Student Leadership Programming, After-school tutoring events

CTE program(s): Entrepreneurship/Virtual Enterprise, Law Academy/Legal Studies, Marketing

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