Queens High School of Science at York College

9450 159th St, Jamaica, NY 11451 | (718) 657-3181
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 415
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 415 high school students from grades 9-12
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 94-50 159th St, Jamaica, NY 11451
  • Principal or Admin: Jie Zhang

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 415
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 22.6
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 219 (52.8%)
  • Females: 196 (47.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Queens High School of Science at York College Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black6014.5%
Asian27566.3%
Hispanic399.4%
White419.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Queens High School of Science at York College
  Number Percent
9th Grade10324.8%
10th Grade12028.9%
11th Grade8821.2%
12th Grade10425.1%
Graduate & Dropout Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
99.0%
District:
75.0%
Percent of Graduates Earning a Regents Diploma
School:
100.0%
District:
74.0%
State:
83.0%
Public Assistance (2010)
Estimated Percent of Students From Households That Receive Public Assistance: 41-50%
Attendance & Suspensions (2009)
Attendance Rate
School:
97.0%
State:
93.0%
Percent of Students Suspended
School:
2.0%
District:
5.0%
State:
5.0%
Teacher Experience & Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with Less Than 3 Years of Experience
School:
4.0%
District:
6.0%
Percent of Teachers with Master's or Ph.D.
School:
64.0%
District:
52.0%
Teacher Turnover Rates (2010)
Turnover Rate For All Teachers
School:
22.0%
District:
11.0%
Turnover Rate For Teachers with Less Than 5 Years of Experience
School:
50.0%
District:
12.0%
Teacher Certification & Qualifications (2010)
Percent of Teachers Out of Certification
School:
4.0%
District:
4.0%
Percent of Classes Taught by Teachers Without Appropriate Certification
School:
2.0%
District:
6.0%
Percent of Core Classes Not Being Taught by Highly Qualified Teachers
School:
2.0%
District:
5.0%
Source: NY Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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