Francis Lewis High School

  • Francis Lewis High School serves 4,173 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is higher than the NY average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Asian), which is more than the state average of 55%.
  • 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 4173 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 192 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 4,173 students
Francis Lewis High School Total Students (2006-2015)
Gender % Francis Lewis High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 192 teachers
Francis Lewis High School Total Teachers (2006-2015)
Students by Grade Francis Lewis High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.63 is more than the state average of 0.37. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 15:1
Francis Lewis High School Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2014)
Asian
54%
9%
Francis Lewis High School Asian Students (2006-2015)
Hispanic
23%
25%
Francis Lewis High School Black Students (2006-2015)
Black
7%
18%
Francis Lewis High School Black Students (2006-2015)
White
15%
45%
Francis Lewis High School White Students (2006-2015)
Two or more races
1%
2%
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.
0.63 0.37
Francis Lewis High School Diversity Score (2006-2015)
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.
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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.
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Francis Lewis High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2014)

District Comparison

  • New York City Geographic #26 School District's student population of 31,299 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 31,299 935
New York City Geographic #26 School District Students Managed (2005-2015)
Graduation Rate 94% 87%
New York City Geographic #26 School District Graduation Rate (2007-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

5  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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