Francis Lewis High School

Francis Lewis High School serves 4,154 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 52%.
Francis Lewis High School operates within the New York City Geographic #26 School District.
The school district's 100% graduation rate is higher than the NY state average of 86%.

Overview

The student population of 4154 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 184 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 4,154 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 184 teachers
Students by Grade Francis Lewis High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.66 is more than the state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1 13:1
Asian
51%
8%
Hispanic
24%
23%
Black
8%
19%
White
15%
48%
All Ethnic Groups Francis Lewis High School Sch Ethnicity Francis Lewis High School 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.
0.66 0.35
Francis Lewis High School Diversity Score (2006-2013)
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.
54%
42%
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%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 31,380 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 100% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name New York City Geographic #26 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
31
3
Number of Students Managed 31,380 1,324
New York City Geographic  #26 School District Number of Students Managed (2004-2012)
Graduation Rate 100% 86%
New York City Geographic  #26 School District Graduation Rate (2007-2009)
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: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby 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 Students Grades
  • FlushingJunior High School 216 George J Ryan
    64 20 175th St
    FlushingNY 11365
    (718)358-2005
    0.3 mi | 1258 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • FlushingP.S. 177
    Special Education School
    56 37 188th St
    FlushingNY 11365
    (718)357-4650
    Special Education School

    0.3 mi | 502 students | Gr. 1-9                      
  • FlushingHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award P.S. 173 Fresh Meadow
    174 10 67th Ave
    FlushingNY 11365
    (718)358-2243
    0.5 mi | 902 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • FlushingP.S. 4
    Special Education School
    196 25 Peck Ave
    FlushingNY 11365
    (718)264-0916
    Special Education School

    0.7 mi | 406 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • FlushingP.S. 26 Rufus King
    195 02 69th Ave
    FlushingNY 11365
    (718)464-4505
    0.8 mi | 617 students | Gr. PK-5                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended November 15, 2012 - 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 - Posted by Student/Alumni

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Did You Know?
Queens County, 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 0.51, which is higher than the New York average of 0.35. The most diverse school district in Queens County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in New York or national school diversity statistics.