Top 10 Best Queens County Public Elementary Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 306 public elementary schools serving 204,045 students in Queens County, NY. The top ranked public elementary schools in Queens County, NY are 30th Avenue School (G & T Citywide), Ps 196 Grand Central Parkway and Scholars' Academy. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Queens County, NY public elementary schools have an average math proficiency score of 53% (versus the New York public elementary school average of 49%), and reading proficiency score of 53% (versus the 47% statewide average). Elementary schools in Queens County have an average ranking of 10/10, which is in the top 10% of New York public elementary schools.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is more than the New York public elementary school average of 60% (majority Hispanic).

Best Queens County Public Elementary Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
30th Avenue School (G & T Citywide)
Magnet School
Math: 96% | Reading: 97%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
28-37 29th St
Astoria, NY 11102
(718) 726-0501
Grades: K-8
| 534 students
Rank: #22.
Ps 196 Grand Central Parkway
Math: 97% | Reading: 90%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(2)
71-25 113th St
Forest Hills, NY 11375
(718) 263-9770
Grades: PK-5
| 948 students
Rank: #33.
Scholars' Academy
Math: 92% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(2)
320 Beach 104th St
Rockaway Park, NY 11694
(718) 474-6918
Grades: 6-12
| 1,243 students
Rank: #44.
Queens Gateway To Health Sciences Secondary School
Math: 89% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
160-20 Goethals Ave
Jamaica, NY 11432
(718) 969-3155
Grades: 6-12
| 708 students
Rank: #55.
Academy For Excellence Through The Arts
Math: ≥90% | Reading: ≥90%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
108-55 69th St
Forest Hills, NY 11375
(718) 459-1358
Grades: PK-5
| 375 students
Rank: #66.
Ps 203 Oakland Gardens
Math: 93% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
53-11 Sprngfld Blvd
Oakland Gardens, NY 11364
(718) 423-8652
Grades: PK-5
| 805 students
Rank: #77.
Ps 188 Kingsbury
Math: 91% | Reading: 86%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
218-12 Hartland Ave
Oakland Gardens, NY 11364
(929) 600-5683
Grades: PK-5
| 725 students
Rank: #88.
Active Learning Elementary School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 85-89%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
137-20 Franklin Ave
Flushing, NY 11367
(718) 445-5730
Grades: PK-3
| 481 students
Rank: #99.
Renaissance Charter School
Charter School
Math: 80-89% | Reading: ≥90%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
35-59 81st St
Jackson Heights, NY 11372
(718) 803-0060
Grades: PK-12
| 655 students
Rank: #1010.
Robert F Wagner Jr Secondary School For Arts And Technology
Math: 86% | Reading: 89%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
47-07 30th Pl
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718) 472-5671
Grades: 6-12
| 645 students
Rank: #1111.
Ps 41 Crocheron
Math: 87% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
214-43 35th Ave
Bayside, NY 11361
(718) 423-8333
Grades: K-5
| 455 students
Rank: #12 - 1312. - 13.
Ps 205 Alexander Graham Bell
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
75-25 Bell Blvd
Bayside, NY 11361
(718) 464-5773
Grades: PK-5
| 279 students
Rank: #12 - 1312. - 13.
Ps 94 David D Porter
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
41-77 Little Neck Pkwy
Little Neck, NY 11363
(718) 423-8491
Grades: PK-5
| 307 students
Rank: #1414.
Ps 130
Math: 85-89% | Reading: 75-79%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
200-01 42nd Ave
Bayside, NY 11361
(718) 819-2230
Grades: PK-5
| 398 students
Rank: #1515.
Ps 46 Alley Pond
Math: 88% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
(1)
64-45 218th St
Oakland Gardens, NY 11364
(718) 423-8395
Grades: PK-5
| 492 students
Rank: #1616.
Ps 98 Douglaston School
Math: 80-84% | Reading: 80-84%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
40-20 235th St
Little Neck, NY 11363
(718) 423-8535
Grades: PK-5
| 263 students
Rank: #1717.
James J Ambrose School
Math: 85% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
80-51 261st St
Glen Oaks, NY 11004
(718) 831-4010
Grades: PK-5
| 764 students
Rank: #1818.
Jhs 67 Louis Pasteur
Magnet School
Math: 84% | Reading: 80%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
51-60 Marathon Pkwy
Little Neck, NY 11362
(718) 423-8138
Grades: 6-8
| 1,044 students
Rank: #1919.
Young Women's Leadership School-queens
Math: 77% | Reading: 85%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
150-91 87th Rd
Jamaica, NY 11432
(718) 725-0402
Grades: 6-12
| 582 students
Rank: #2020.
Jhs 74 Nathaniel Hawthorne
Math: 82% | Reading: 77%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
61-15 Oceania St
Bayside, NY 11361
(718) 631-6800
Grades: 6-8
| 1,112 students
Rank: #2121.
Ps 242 Leonard P Stavisky Early Childhood School
Math: 80-89% | Reading: 70-79%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
29-66 137th St
Flushing, NY 11354
(718) 445-2902
Grades: PK-3
| 401 students
Rank: #2222.
Ps 122 Mamie Fay
Magnet School
Math: 79% | Reading: 81%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
21-21 Ditmars Blvd
Astoria, NY 11105
(718) 721-6410
Grades: PK-8
| 1,264 students
Rank: #2323.
Ps 101 School In The Gardens
Math: 82% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2 Russell Pl
Forest Hills, NY 11375
(718) 268-7231
Grades: PK-5
| 607 students
Rank: #2424.
Queens College School For Math Science & Technology
Math: 79% | Reading: 78%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
148-20 Reeves Ave
Flushing, NY 11367
(718) 461-7462
Grades: PK-8
| 501 students
Rank: #2525.
Jhs 216 George J Ryan
Magnet School
Math: 79% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(3)
64-20 175th St
Fresh Meadows, NY 11365
(718) 358-2005
Grades: 6-8
| 1,584 students
Rank: #2626.
Ps 209 Clearview Gardens
Magnet School
Math: 82% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
16-10 Utopia Pkwy
Whitestone, NY 11357
(718) 352-3939
Grades: PK-5
| 554 students
Rank: #2727.
East-west School Of International Studies
Math: 78% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
46-21 Colden St
Flushing, NY 11355
(718) 353-0009
Grades: 6-12
| 681 students
Rank: #2828.
Ps 159
Math: 77% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
205-01 33rd Ave
Bayside, NY 11361
(718) 423-8553
Grades: PK-5
| 647 students
Rank: #2929.
Ps 184 Flushing Manor
Math: 80% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
163-15 21st Rd
Whitestone, NY 11357
(718) 352-7800
Grades: PK-5
| 500 students
Rank: #3030.
Is 227 Louis Armstrong
Magnet School
Math: 79% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
32-02 Junction Blvd
East Elmhurst, NY 11369
(718) 335-7500
Grades: 5-8
| 1,548 students
Rank: #3131.
Ps 18 Winchester
Math: 77% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
86-35 235th Ct
Queens Village, NY 11427
(718) 464-4167
Grades: PK-5
| 450 students
Rank: #3232.
Ps 193 Alfred J Kennedy
Math: 83% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
152-20 11th Ave
Whitestone, NY 11357
(718) 767-8810
Grades: PK-5
| 588 students
Rank: #33 - 3433. - 34.
Ps 133
Math: 78% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
(1)
248-05 86th Ave
Bellerose, NY 11426
(718) 831-4016
Grades: PK-5
| 593 students
Rank: #33 - 3433. - 34.
Ps 173 Fresh Meadows
Math: 78% | Reading: 68%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
174-10 67th Ave
Fresh Meadows, NY 11365
(718) 358-2243
Grades: PK-5
| 888 students
Rank: #35 - 3635. - 36.
Ps 221 North Hills School
Math: 76% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
57-40 Marathon Pkwy
Little Neck, NY 11362
(718) 225-7029
Grades: PK-5
| 587 students
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Queens County Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
76-05 51st Ave
Elmhurst, NY 11373
(718) 429-5287
Grades: 4-5
| 440 students
A-way Out Inc (Closed 2004)
Alternative School
41-14 27th St
Long Island City, NY 11101
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
130-01 Rockaway Boulevard
South Ozone Park, NY 11420
(718) 529-2547
Grades: 5
| 223 students
1217 Gateway Blvd
Far Rockaway, NY 11691
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
100-00 Beach Channel Dr
Rockaway Park, NY 11694
(718) 945-6900
Grades: 9-12
| 133 students
215-32 35th Ave
Bayside, NY 11361
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
207-01 116th Ave
Cambria Heights, NY 11411
(718) 978-2807
Grades: 11-12
| 25 students
162-19 76th Ave
Fresh Meadows, NY 11366
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
162-08 77th Ave
Fresh Meadows, NY 11366
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
100 12 40th Rd
Corona, NY 11368
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
10-10 Hazen St
East Elmhurst, NY 11370
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Creedmoor Psych Center (Closed 2008)
Special Education School
80-45 Winchester Boulevard- Bu
Queens Village, NY 11427
(718) 264-5003
Grades: Inquire with school
| 9 students
94-02 104th St
Ozone Park, NY 11416
(718) 850-8301
Grades: 9-10
| 226 students
43-45 Robinson St
Flushing, NY 11355
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
115-70 Dunkirk St
Saint Albans, NY 11412
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Elmhurst Boys (Closed 2004)
Alternative School
94-30 58th Ave
Elmhurst, NY 11373
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
94-30 60th Ave
Elmhurst, NY 11373
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
34-05 99th St
Corona, NY 11473
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
11-19 Plainview Ave
Far Rockaway, NY 11691
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
821 Bay 25th St
Far Rockaway, NY 11691
(718) 327-6001
Grades: 9-12
| 70 students
Group Home #1 (Closed 2004)
Alternative School
136-14 Hillside Ave
Richmond Hill, NY 11418
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Group Home #2 (Closed 2004)
Alternative School
88-89 195th Pl
Hollis, NY 11423
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Group Home 2 (Closed 2004)
Alternative School
211-33 45th Dr
Bayside, NY 11361
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
Group Home 4 (Closed 2004)
Alternative School
102-22 Martense Ave
Corona, NY 10368
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
15-15 Hazen Street
East Elmhurst, NY 11370
(718) 546-4636
Grades: Inquire with school
| n/a students
14500 Springfield Blvd
Springfield Gardens, NY 11413
(718) 276-5140
Grades: 7-8
| 305 students
166-02 Jamaica Ave
Jamaica, NY 11432
(718) 262-9390
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
18-00 Hazen St
East Elmhurst, NY 11370
(718) 546-6200
Grades: 10
| 67 students
J Cap 1 (Closed 2004)
Alternative School
156-02 Liberty Ave
Jamaica, NY 11433
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
158-40 76th Road
Fresh Meadows, NY 11366
(718) 591-9000
Grades: 7-9
| 412 students
365 Beach 56th Street
Arverne, NY 11692
(718) 945-3300
Grades: PK-8
| 293 students
167-01 Gothic Dr
Jamaica, NY 11432
(718) 739-5942
Grades: 9-12
| 60 students
Jamaica Res (Closed 2004)
Alternative School
167-01 Highland Ave
Jamaica, NY 11431
Grades: n/a
| n/a students
28-37 29th Street
Astoria, NY 11102
(718) 278-1220
Grades: PK-5
| 783 students
207-01 116th Ave
Cambria Heights, NY 11411
(718) 978-6432
Grades: 10-12
| 42 students
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