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Queens Collegiate: A College Board School

Overview written by the school: Queens Collegiate: A College Board School is a small school committed to a holistic education (including access to a full array of academic and artistic experiences) providing our students with the tools for college and career. Students are inspired to set the highest academic standards and career goals for themselves. They learn to think critically, communicate effectively, and remain open to a wide range of experiences. Student empowerment and work ethic are hallmarks of Queens Collegiate.
Diplomaendorsements: Science

School Performance

Graduation Rate: 88% (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: 65% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 59% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 78% 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: Queens Collegiate
Code: Q05A
Program description: Students are offered a well-rounded education that includes arts (theater, music, or visual art) each year throughout high school. We also offer numerous AP courses and academic intervention to ensure each child's needs are met.
Interest: Humanities & Interdisciplinary
Method: Ed. Opt.

Seats 9 GE: 49
Grade 9 GE filled flag: Y
Grade 9 GE applicants: 390
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 8
Seats 9 SWD: 9
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: N
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 54
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 6

Seats 10: No
Admissions priority 1: Priority to continuing 8th graders
Admissions priority 2: Open to New York City residents

Requirement 1: Attendance
Requirement 2: Punctuality
Requirement 3: Course Grades: English, Math, Science, Social Studies
Standardized Test Scores: English Language Arts, Math

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): Chess club, Gender & Sexuality Alliance (GSA), Anime Club, Theatre Club, Art Club, Comics Club, Gamers Club Boys & Girls mentoring programs Annual play/musical performance Senior activities (prom, trip) Annual semi-formal dance
PSAL Sports Boys
Male PSAL (Public School Athletics League) sports offered at the school, listed under Extracurricular Activities and Clubs in the HS Directory: Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Fencing, Football, Lacrosse, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Swimming, 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: Basketball, Bowling, Cross Country, Flag Football, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, 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: Cricket, Double Dutch, Golf, Stunt
School Sports
Sports offered by the school outside PSAL (Public School Athletics League): Cheerleading, Cricket, Double Dutch, Golf, Stunt, Basketball, Bowling, Cross Country, Flag Football, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Volleyball, Baseball, Basketball, Fencing, Football, Lacrosse, Swimming, Tennis, Wrestling
Flag for female only school: No data
Flag for male only school: No data

Other info

Total students: 669
Start time: 8:10am
End time: 3:00pm

Final grades: 6 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language
Language classes: Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Chemistry, AP Computer Science Principles, AP English Language and Composition, AP Psychology, AP United States History, AP World History: Modern
Additional info: College Trips; Dress Code; Extended Day Credit Recovery; Online Grading System; Orientation

School accessibility description: Not Accessible

More info

Borough: Queens
NTA: Briarwood-Jamaica Hills
Neighborhood: Briarwood-Jamaica Hills
Campus name: Jamaica Educational Campus
School Number: Q470
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 408
Council district: 24
Census tract: 452
BIN: 4448806
BBL: 4098580100

About Queens Collegiate: A College Board School

Contacts

Address: 167-01 GOTHIC DRIVE, JAMAICA NY 11432
Latitude: 40.713218
Longitude: -73.797237
Phone number: 718-658-4016
Fax number: 718-658-5149
School email: [email protected]
Website: https://www.schools.nyc.gov/schools/Q310
Subway lines near the school: F to 169th St
Bus lines near the school: Q1, Q17, Q2, Q25, Q3, Q30, Q31, Q34, Q36, Q43, Q65, Q76, Q77, X68

Hotels near Queens Collegiate: A College Board School

District Borough Number: 
28Q310
Academic opportunities: 

Strong academic core: All students take four years of ELA, math, science, and social studies, including algebra 2, chemistry, and physics.

Strong arts programs including Theater, Visual Arts, Piano, and Band.

College Now (CUNY LaGuardia) which offers free courses for CUNY credit.

Small advisory classes that cater to individual students' needs with academic intervention

Technology including laptops and ActivBoards in every classroom

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