Queens School Of Inquiry

Tel: (718)380-6929
Grades: 6-12

588 students

Queens School Of Inquiry serves 588 students in grades 6-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 52%.
Queens School Of Inquiry operates within the New York City Geographic #25 School District.

Overview

The student population of 588 students has grown by 19% over five years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 23% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Total Students 588 students
Queens School Of Inquiry Total Students (2006-2012)
Gender % 46% Male / 54%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Queens School Of Inquiry Total Classroom Teachers (2006-2012)
Students by Grade Queens School Of Inquiry Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.74 is less than the state average of 1.03. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 13:1
Queens School Of Inquiry Student : Teacher Ratio (2006-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
39%
8%
Queens School Of Inquiry Asian (2006-2012)
Hispanic
24%
23%
Queens School Of Inquiry Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
17%
19%
Queens School Of Inquiry Black (2006-2012)
White
18%
48%
Queens School Of Inquiry White (2006-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Queens School Of Inquiry Sch Ethnicity Queens School Of Inquiry Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.74 1.03
Queens School Of Inquiry Diversity Score (2006-2012)
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.
42%
42%
Queens School Of Inquiry Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2012)
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.
10%
7%
Queens School Of Inquiry Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 34,590 students has grown by 11% over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #25 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
42
3
Number of Students Managed 34,590 1,324
New York City Geographic  #25 School District Number of Students Managed (2005-2012)
District Total Revenue n/a $29 MM
District Spending n/a $29 MM
District Revenue / Student n/a $21,692
District Spending / Student n/a $21,514
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is P.S. 255 (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is P.S. 255 (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 255 (0 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Flushing P.S. 255
    Special Education School
    158 40 76th Rd
    Flushing , NY , 11366
    (718)380-1247
    Special Education School
    0  mi  |  403  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Flushing I.S. 250 The Robert F Kennedy Community Middle School
    158 40 76th Rd
    Flushing , NY , 11366
    (718)591-9000
    0  mi  |  351  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Flushing Robert F Kennedy Community High School
    75 40 Parsons Blvd
    Flushing , NY , 11366
    (718)969-5510
    0.1  mi  |  721  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Flushing P.S. 154
    75 02 162nd St
    Flushing , NY , 11366
    (718)591-1500
    0.2  mi  |  656  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Flushing P.S. Ms 200 The Pomonok School And Star Academy
    70 10 164th St
    Flushing , NY , 11365
    (718)969-7780
    0.6  mi  |  495  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

School Reviews

  • Recommended July 17, 2013 - im going to this school in the year 2013 and i am wondering if u will recive the school supply list in mail or other etc. please answer my review an i highly recommend this school for kids who are really into science! this school is the best school in nyc jk it is the best school in the usa i had even seen thank u and plz go to this awsome school c u later emy! - Posted by Student/Alumni
  • Recommended January 17, 2011 - Started QSI this year in eighth grade. Prior school was accelerated and we needed an advanced curriculum. Being a 6-12 they had the courses we needed. I could not ask for a more responsive environment. There is great flexibility regarding classes and my daughter will complete most regents by end of ninth grade. They are an early college school so she will then take college courses for credit at Queens College. Other schools with screened programs would not accommodate accelerated students; she would have to repeat courses already taken. Staff is available to work with students who want to further explore their fields and my daughter is thoroughly engaged in her education. There are many clubs and they will create new ones if students are interested. Highly recommended for advanced academics in a small school environment where educators make sure the bar is set high for those who are interested. - Posted by Parent

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Did You Know?
Flushing, NY public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.25, which is lower than the New York average of 0.35. The most diverse school in Flushing is I.S. 250 The Robert F Kennedy Community Middle School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New York or national school diversity statistics.