Francis Lewis High School

Francis Lewis High School serves 4,031 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the NY average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 54%.
Francis Lewis High School operates within the New York City Geographic #26 School District.
New York City Geographic #26 School District's 94% graduation rate is higher than the NY state average of 87%.

School Overview

The student population of 4031 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 198 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 4,031 students
Francis Lewis High School Total Students (2006-2014)
Gender % Francis Lewis High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 198 teachers
Francis Lewis High School Total Teachers (2006-2014)
Students by Grade Francis Lewis High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 is more than the state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 14:1
Francis Lewis High School Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2014)
Asian
53%
9%
Francis Lewis High School Asian Students (2006-2013)
Hispanic
24%
25%
Francis Lewis High School Black Students (2006-2013)
Black
8%
18%
Francis Lewis High School Black Students (2006-2013)
White
15%
46%
Francis Lewis High School White Students (2006-2013)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.64 0.36
Francis Lewis High School Diversity Score (2006-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
60%
42%
Francis Lewis High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
14%
5%
Francis Lewis High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2014)

District Comparison

New York City Geographic #26 School District's student population of 31,357 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 94% has decreased from 100% over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #26 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
31
2
Number of Students Managed 31,357 926
New York City Geographic  #26 School District Students Managed (2004-2014)
Graduation Rate 94% 87%
New York City Geographic  #26 School District Graduation Rate (2007-2014)
District Total Revenue n/a $29 MM
District Spending n/a $30 MM
District Revenue / Student n/a $23,859
District Spending / Student n/a $24,841
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is P.S. 177 (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Junior High School 216 George J Ryan (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 177 (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fresh MeadowsJunior High School 216 George J Ryan
    Grades: 6-8 | 1359 students
    0.3 miles
    6420 175th St
    Fresh MeadowsNY 11365
    (718)358-2005
    0.36-81359
  • Fresh MeadowsP.S. 177Special Education School
    Grades: 3-12 | 494 students
    0.3 miles
    5637 188th St
    Fresh MeadowsNY 11365
    (718)357-4650
    0.33-12494
  • Fresh Meadows P.S. 173 Fresh Meadow
    Grades: PK-5 | 930 students
    0.5 miles
    17410 67th Ave
    Fresh MeadowsNY 11365
    (718)358-2243
    0.5PK-5930
  • Fresh MeadowsP.S. 4Special Education School
    Grades: PK-6 | 408 students
    0.7 miles
    19625 Peck Ave
    Fresh MeadowsNY 11365
    (718)264-0916
    0.7PK-6408
  • Fresh MeadowsP.S. 26 Rufus King
    Grades: PK-5 | 652 students
    0.8 miles
    19502 69th Ave
    Fresh MeadowsNY 11365
    (718)464-4505
    0.8PK-5652

School Reviews

5.0  5/17/2016
Everything is awesome, everyone is so nice and the teacher treat you like parents,music field is awesome but first you have to do one year of music history then you can join band,guitar,or chorus , I just wish I can get in to choir and it is so hard and art which is my least favorite and in gym you get to pick what sport you want to be in and make sure you like that sport Good luck Incoming Freshmen's Best Wishes Sadat Rahman
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