New York City Geographic #28 School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 49 public schools managed by New York City Geographic #28 School District serving 39,477 students in Forest Hills, New York.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is more than the New York state average of 56%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is more than the state average of 14:1.

New York City Geographic #28 School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Forest Hills Academy For Excellence Through The Arts
    108-55 69th St
    Forest Hills, NY 11375
    (718)459-1358

    Grades: PK-3 | 206 students
  • Jamaica Catherine And Count Basie Middle School 72
    133-25 Guy R Brewer Blvd
    Jamaica, NY 11434
    (718)723-6200

    Grades: 6-8 | 447 students
  • Jamaica Emerson School
    108-35 167th St
    Jamaica, NY 11433
    (718)657-4801

    Grades: 6-8 | 366 students
  • Forest Hills Forest Hills High School
    67-01 110th St
    Forest Hills, NY 11375
    (718)263-2006

    Grades: 9-12 | 3895 students
  • Jamaica High School For Community Leadership
    167-01 Gothic Dr
    Jamaica, NY 11432
    (718)935-4483

    Grades: 9-12 | 451 students
  • Jamaica High School For Law Enforcement And Public Safety
    116-25 Guy R Brewer Blvd
    Jamaica, NY 11434
    (718)977-4800

    Grades: 9-12 | 544 students
  • Jamaica Hillcrest High School
    160-05 Highland Ave
    Jamaica, NY 11432
    (718)658-5407

    Grades: 9-12 | 3354 students
  • Jamaica Hillside Arts And Letters Academy
    167-01 Gothic Dr
    Jamaica, NY 11432
    (718)658-1249

    Grades: 9-12 | 483 students
  • Jamaica Jamaica Children's School
    109-20 Union Hall St
    Jamaica, NY 11433
    (973)951-2163

    Grades: K-5 | 111 students
  • Jamaica Jamaica Gateway To The Sciences
    167-01 Gothic Dr
    Jamaica, NY 11432
    (718)480-2689

    Grades: 9-12 | 521 students
  • Jamaica Jermaine L Green Stem Institute In Queens
    126-10 Bedell St
    Jamaica, NY 11434
    (718)276-1348

    Grades: PK-5 | 643 students
  • Rego Park Junior High School 157 Stephen A Halsey
    63-55 102nd St
    Rego Park, NY 11374
    (718)830-4910

    Grades: 6-9 | 1566 students
  • Forest Hills Junior High School 190 Russell Sage
    68-17 Austin St
    Forest Hills, NY 11375
    (718)935-4463

    Grades: 6-8 | 1026 students
  • Jamaica Junior High School 217 Robert A Van Wyck
    85-05 144th St
    Jamaica, NY 11435
    (718)657-1120

    Grades: 6-8 | 1634 students
  • Jamaica Junior High School 8 Richard S Grossley
    108-35 167th St
    Jamaica, NY 11433
    (718)739-6883

    Grades: 6-8 | 347 students
  • Rego Park Metropolitan Expeditionary Learning School
    91-30 Metropolitan Ave
    Rego Park, NY 11374
    (718)286-3500

    Grades: 6-12 | 825 students
  • Jamaica Middle School 358
    88-06 164th St
    Jamaica, NY 11432
    (718)558-6240

    Grades: 6-8 | 262 students
  • Forest Hills P.S. 101 School In The Gardens
    2 Russell Pl
    Forest Hills, NY 11375
    (718)268-7230

    Grades: PK-6 | 663 students
  • Jamaica P.S. 117 J Keld/briarwood School
    85-15 143rd St
    Jamaica, NY 11435
    (718)526-4780

    Grades: PK-5 | 1048 students
  • South Ozone Park P.S. 121
    126-10 109th Ave
    South Ozone Park, NY 11420
    (718)558-1560

    Grades: PK-5 | 932 students
  • Rego Park P.S. 139 Rego Park
    93-06 63rd Dr
    Rego Park, NY 11374
    (718)459-1044

    Grades: K-6 | 774 students
  • Jamaica P.S. 140 Edward K Ellington
    116-00 166th St
    Jamaica, NY 11434
    (718)657-4760

    Grades: PK-6 | 442 students
  • Forest Hills P.S. 144 Col Jeromus Remsen
    93-02 69th Ave
    Forest Hills, NY 11375
    (718)268-2775

    Grades: PK-6 | 896 students
  • Jamaica P.S. 160 Walter Francis Bishop
    109-59 Inwood St
    Jamaica, NY 11435
    (718)526-5523

    Grades: PK-6 | 677 students
  • South Richmond Hill P.S. 161 Arthur Ashe School
    101-33 124th St
    South Richmond Hill, NY 11419
    (718)441-5493

    Grades: PK-6 | 728 students
  • Rego Park P.S. 174 William Sidney Mount
    65-10 Dieterle Cres
    Rego Park, NY 11374
    (718)897-7006

    Grades: PK-6 | 671 students
  • Rego Park P.S. 175 Lynn Gross Discovery School
    64-35 102nd St
    Rego Park, NY 11374
    (718)897-8600

    Grades: PK-5 | 786 students
  • Jamaica P.S. 182 Samantha Smith
    153-27 88th Ave
    Jamaica, NY 11432
    (718)298-7700

    Grades: PK-5 | 798 students
  • Forest Hills P.S. 196 Grand Central Parkway
    71-25 113th St
    Forest Hills, NY 11375
    (718)263-9770

    Grades: PK-5 | 957 students
  • Rego Park P.S. 206 Horace Harding School
    61-02 98th St
    Rego Park, NY 11374
    (718)592-0300

    Grades: PK-5 | 606 students
  • Jamaica P.S. 40 Samuel Huntington
    109-20 Union Hall St
    Jamaica, NY 11433
    (718)526-1906

    Grades: PK-6 | 493 students
  • Jamaica P.S. 48 William Wordsworth
    108-29 155th St
    Jamaica, NY 11433
    (718)558-6700

    Grades: PK-5 | 621 students
  • Jamaica P.S. 50 Talfourd Lawn Elementary School
    143-26 101st Ave
    Jamaica, NY 11435
    (718)526-5336

    Grades: PK-6 | 807 students
  • Richmond Hill P.S. 54 Hillside
    86-02 127th St
    Richmond Hill, NY 11418
    (718)849-0962

    Grades: K-5 | 574 students
  • Richmond Hill P.S. 55 Maure
    131-10 97th Ave
    Richmond Hill, NY 11418
    (718)849-3845

    Grades: PK-6 | 518 students
  • Show 14 more public schools in New York City Geographic #28

Overview

School District NameNew York City Geographic #28 School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students39,477 students
# of Teachers2,387 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
# of Male Students19,377 students
% Male Students
49%
# of Female Students20,100 students
% Female Students
51%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.78
# of American Indian Students1,353 students
% American Indian Students
3%
# of Asian Students11,040 students
% Asian Students
28%
# of Hispanic Students10,764 students
% Hispanic Students
27%
# of Black Students9,033 students
% Black Students
23%
# of White Students5,988 students
% White Students
15%
# of Hawaiian Students569 students
% of Hawaiian Students
1%
# of Two or more races Students730 students
% of Two or more races Students
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:822
# of Students in Kindergarten:2,690
# of Students in 1st Grade:2,808
# of Students in 2nd Grade:2,699
# of Students in 3rd Grade:2,733
# of Students in 4th Grade:2,681
# of Students in 5th Grade:2,528
# of Students in 6th Grade:2,533
# of Students in 7th Grade:2,425
# of Students in 8th Grade:2,437
# of Students in 9th Grade:3,962
# of Students in 10th Grade:3,924
# of Students in 11th Grade:3,632
# of Students in 12th Grade:3,389
# of Ungraded Students:214

District Comparison

  • New York City Geographic #28 School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 771 school districts in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 82% has increased from 76% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NY)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of New York City Geographic #28 School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New York City Geographic #28 School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
82%
82%
This chart display public school graduation rate of New York City Geographic #28 School District and public school graduation rate of NY by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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