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Queens High School for the Sciences at York College

94 50 159 Street Queens, NY 11433

More about Queens High School for the Sciences at York College

Population 418 students
School Type High
Grades 9th-12th
2013 Progress
Report
A
Avg. Attendance Rate 96%
Advanced Placement Courses
  • Biology
  • Calculus AB
  • Calculus BC
  • Chemistry
  • English Language and Composition
  • English Literature and Composition
  • Environmental Science
  • French Language
  • Music Theory
  • Physics B
  • Spanish Language
  • United States History
  • World History
Language Classes
  • French
  • Spanish
Program Highlights
  • We have a strong curriculum
  • including thirteen Advanced Placement courses and many electives
  • especially in math and science; students have the opportunity to enter science
  • mathematics
  • and technology competitions at city
  • state and national levels; College Now; course offerings vary from year to year based on student interest
Artistic Extracurriculars
  • Chorus
  • Jazz Ensemble
  • Music Appreciation
  • Art History
  • Drawing
  • Art Portfolio Preparation
  • Student Government
  • Leadership Class
  • Peer Tutoring
  • Peer Counseling
  • Peer Mediation
Clubs
  • Book
  • Chess
  • Christian Fellowship
  • Baroque
  • Dance
  • Digital/Video Photography
  • Film
  • GO
  • Jazz
  • Key
  • Knitting
  • Art
  • Ping-Pong
  • Polar Bear
Academic Extracurriculars
  • Science
  • Biology
  • Chemistry and Physics Olympiads
  • Intel Science Talent Search
  • Siemens Science Competition
  • Math Team
  • Math Competitions
  • Arista Honor Society
  • Newspaper
  • Literary Magazine
  • Model United Nations (UN)
Cultural & Arts Partners)
  • 92nd Street Y
  • Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM)
  • Jamaica Center for Arts & Learning
Hospital Partnerships
  • Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Higher Education Partnerships
  • York College
Sports
  • Swimming
  • Dance
  • Handball
  • Tennis
  • Bowling
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Latest Stories for Queens High School for the Sciences at York College

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  • Performance9 Above Average
  • Satisfaction 5 Average
  • Diversity 4 Average
9/9 Key indicators of this school's performance, including test scores and graduation rates. View All Data »
Performance Statistics
SAT Scores 1873 / 2400
Above Average
Regents English
100%
Above Average
Regents Mathematics
98%
Above Average
Regents Science
97%
Above Average
Regents History
100%
Above Average
Regents Rate
97%
Above Average
10-Credit Rate
100%
Above Average
Weighted Diploma Rate 275.0 / 350
Above Average
Regents Completion 100.0 / 100
Above Average
College Enrollment Rate 84.3 / 100
Above Average