Francis Lewis High School

5.00 5 1 (1 review)
58-20 Utopia Pky
Fresh Meadows, NY 11365
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Francis Lewis High School serves 4,541 students in grades 9-12.
Francis Lewis High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 97% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 95% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Francis Lewis High School places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Francis Lewis High School's student population of 4,541 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 232 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students4,541 students
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Total Classroom Teachers232 teachers
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School Comparison

Francis Lewis High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Francis Lewis High School is 0.62, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#293 out of 4239 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
97%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
95%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
56%
9%
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Hispanic
21%
27%
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Black
6%
17%
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White
16%
43%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.620.71
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Graduation Rate
89%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District #26 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Francis Lewis High School is Queens School Of Inquiry (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Junior High School 216 George J Ryan (0.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fresh Meadows Junior High School 216 George J Ryan Math: 79% | Reading: 79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,458 student
    0.3 miles
    64-20 175th St
    Fresh Meadows, NY 11365
    (718) 358-2005
    0.3 6-8 1,458
  • Fresh Meadows P.S. 177 Special Education School
    Grades: K-8 | 506 students
    0.3 miles
    56-37 188th St
    Fresh Meadows, NY 11365
    (718) 357-4650
    0.3 K-8 506
  • Fresh Meadows P.S. 173 Fresh Meadows Math: 76% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 949 students
    0.5 miles
    174-10 67th Ave
    Fresh Meadows, NY 11365
    (718) 358-2243
    0.5 PK-5 949
  • Fresh Meadows P.S. Q004 Special Education School
    Grades: PK-5 | 387 students
    0.7 miles
    196-35 Peck Ave
    Fresh Meadows, NY 11365
    (718) 264-0916
    0.7 PK-5 387
  • Fresh Meadows P.S. 26 Rufus King Math: 70% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 705 students
    0.8 miles
    195-02 69th Ave
    Fresh Meadows, NY 11365
    (718) 464-4505
    0.8 PK-5 705

School Reviews

5  
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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