Graduation Rate: 71% (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: 89% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 91% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 51% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 90% 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: Flushing International High School
Program description: Offers a supportive yet challenging learning environment for new arrivals. All of our teachers are language teachers so that students are developing their English while learning content in every class. The curriculum is project-based and interdisciplinary so that students learn to be problem-solvers and critical thinkers. Students are supported not only in their academic learning but also their social-emotional learning through our advisory program.
Interest: Project-Based Learning
Method: Screened: Language
Seats 9 GE: 76
Grade 9 GE filled flag: N
Grade 9 GE applicants: 374
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 5
Seats 9 SWD: 14
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: N
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 42
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 3
Eligibility: Open only to New York City residents living in the United States four years or fewer and are English Language Learners per New York City Department of Education guidelines scoring at the Entering, Emerging, or Transitioning levels on the NYSESLAT, NYSITELL, or LAB-R.
Seats 10: No
Extracurricular activities and clubs offered by the school that do not fall under one of the Sports categories (PSAL Sports or School Sports): Before- and After-School Academic Support, Chess, Creative Writing, Digital Video/Photography, Drama, Dream Team, Easy English Academy, Food and Cultural Explorers, Green Team, Guitar, IT, Music Club, Newspaper, Regents Prep, SAT Prep, Science Challenge/Robotics, Student Government and Video club
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, Soccer, Table Tennis
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, Handball, Volleyball
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
Sports offered by the school outside PSAL (Public School Athletics League): Badminton,Baseball/Softball,Soccer,Volleyball, Table Tennis
Flag for female only school: No data
Flag for male only school: No data
Total students: 426
Start time: 8:40am
End time: 3:30pm
Final grades: 9 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language
Advancedplacement courses: AP Computer Science Principles
Additional info: College Trips; Community School; Extended Day Program; Online Grading System; Saturday Programs; Student Parent Orientation
School accessibility description: Not Accessible
NTA: Murray Hill
Neighborhood: Murray Hill
School Number: Q189
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 407
Council district: 20
Census tract: 863
About Flushing International High School
Address: 144-80 BARCLAY AVENUE, FLUSHING NY 11355
Phone number: 718-463-2348
Fax number: 718-463-3514
School email: [email protected]
Subway lines near the school: N/A
Bus lines near the school: Q12, Q13, Q15, Q15A, Q16, Q17, Q25, Q26, Q27, Q28, Q34, Q48, Q65, QM3
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Performance-based assessment tasks (PBATs) in English, Math, Science, History, and Native Language.
iLearnNYC: Program for expanded online coursework and self-paced learning
Collaborative group work and interdisciplinary study; Small group advisories; Elective courses in academic subjects, arts, and technology
Internships in technology, arts and community-based organizations, as well as at local businesses; CUNY College Now
CUNY College Now program where students can take high school and college credit courses at Queens College for free