2014 Academic Indicators
- National Rank
- College Readiness Index
- Math Proficiency
- English Proficiency
- Student/Teacher Ratio
- 09–12 Grades
- 418 Students
- 24 Teachers
Queens High School for the Sciences at York College
94 50 159TH ST
JAMAICA, NY 11451
Phone: (718) 657-3181
District: New York City Public Schools
Queens High School for the Sciences at York College is ranked 8th within New York. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Queens High School for the Sciences at York College is 92 percent. The student body makeup is 56 percent male and 44 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 93 percent. Queens High School for the Sciences at York College is 1 of 405 high schools in the New York City Public Schools.
Rankings / Awards
This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.
Students / Teachers
These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.
|Total Minority Enrollment (% of total)||93%|
|Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total)||53%|
U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).
|Proficient in English||100%|
|Proficient in Math||100%|
|College Readiness Index||86.3|
School profile information is based on government data.
|Grades Served||09 – 12|
|Receives Title I Funding||Yes|
This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.
|Proficient in English (district average)||87%|
|Proficient in Math (district average)||83%|
|College Readiness (district average)||21.9|
Data are based on the 2011-2012 school year.
AP® and Advanced Placement® are registered trademarks of the College Board. Used with permission.
International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.