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Queens Metropolitan High School

Overview written by the school: Queens Metropolitan High School is a college preparatory school with a mission to have all its students attend and graduate from a college of their choice. In order to prepare for college, students are required to push their thinking in all content areas. They are frequently asked to write, defend their answers, and apply what they are learning to new situations. In addition to coursework, students take college trips and research college options to determine the college of their dreams.
Diplomaendorsements: Science

School Performance

Graduation Rate: 91% (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: 91% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 80% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 61% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 88% 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: Zoned
Code: Q39Z

Interest: Zoned
Method: Zoned Priority

Grade 9 GE filled flag: N/A - zoned program

Grade 9 SWD filled flag: N/A - zoned program

Seats 10: Yes
Admissions priority 1: Priority to students who live in the zoned area
Admissions priority 2: Then to Queens students or residents
Admissions priority 3: Then 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): Drama, Film Club, Glee, Hip Hop Club, Improv Club, Law, Literary Club, MATHletes, Multicultural, National Honor Society, Photography, Robotics Team, Science, Step Team, Student Government, Tutoring, Video Game Club, Visual Arts
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, Cross Country, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track, Soccer, 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, Cross Country, 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: Stunt
School Sports
Sports offered by the school outside PSAL (Public School Athletics League): Track/Cross Country
Flag for female only school: No data
Flag for male only school: No data

Other info

Total students: 1104
Start time: 8:00am
End time: 2:20pm

Final grades: 9 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language
Language classes: French, Italian, Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Computer Science Principles, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Environmental Science, AP Spanish Language and Culture, AP Statistics, AP U.S. Government and Politics, AP United States History, AP World History: Modern
Additional info: College Trips; Extended Day Program; Online Grading System; Student Parent Orientation

School accessibility description: Fully Accessible
Flag for schools that offer 10th grade seats: Y

More info

Borough: Queens
NTA: Forest Hills
Neighborhood: Forest Hills
Campus name: Metropolitan Educational Campus
School Number: Q686
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 406
Council district: 29
Census tract: 645
BIN: 4447233
BBL: 4038860800

About Queens Metropolitan High School

Contacts

Address: 91-30 METROPOLITAN AVENUE, FOREST HILLS NY 11375
Latitude: 40.711367
Longitude: -73.856698
Phone number: 718-286-3600
Fax number: 718-286-3601
School email: [email protected]
Website: www.queensmetro.com
Subway lines near the school: N/A
Bus lines near the school: BM5, Q11, Q21, Q23, Q52-SBS, Q53-SBS, Q54, Q55, QM12, QM15, QM42

Hotels near Queens Metropolitan High School

District Borough Number: 
28Q686
Academic opportunities: 

Dance, Theater, College 101

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