Top 10 Best Queens County Public High Schools (2022)

For the 2022 school year, there are 102 public high schools serving 88,306 students in Queens County, NY. The top ranked public high schools in Queens County, NY are Maspeth High School, Townsend Harris High School and Academy Of American Studies. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Queens County, NY public high schools have an average math proficiency score of 82% (versus the New York public high school average of 79%), and reading proficiency score of 86% (versus the 81% statewide average). High schools in Queens County have an average ranking of 8/10, which is in the top 30% of New York public high schools.
Queens County, NY public high school have a Graduation Rate of 82%, which is less than the New York average of 85%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Bayside High School, with ≥99% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in New York or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is more than the New York public high school average of 58% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Best Queens County Public High Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Maspeth High School
Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
54-40 74th St
Elmhurst, NY 11373
(718) 803-7100
Grades: 9-12
| 1,218 students
Rank: #1 - 21. - 2.
Townsend Harris High School
Math: ≥99% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 1%
149-11 Melbourne Ave
Flushing, NY 11367
(718) 575-5580
Grades: 9-12
| 1,270 students
Rank: #33.
Academy Of American Studies
Magnet School
Math: 97% | Reading: ≥99%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
28-04 41st Ave
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718) 361-8786
Grades: 9-12
| 1,117 students
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
Aviation Career And Technical Education High School
Vocational School
Math: 98% | Reading: 98%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
45-30 36th St
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718) 361-2032
Grades: 9-12
| 1,850 students
Rank: #4 - 54. - 5.
High School-construction Trades Engineering & Architecture
Vocational School
Math: 98% | Reading: 98%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
94-06 104th St
Ozone Park, NY 11416
(718) 846-6280
Grades: 9-12
| 1,089 students
Rank: #66.
Francis Lewis High School
Math: ≥99% | Reading: 96%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
58-20 Utopia Pky
Fresh Meadows, NY 11365
(718) 281-8200
Grades: 9-12
| 4,404 students
Rank: #77.
Thomas A Edison Career And Technical Education High School
Vocational School
Math: 96% | Reading: 98%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
165-65 84th Ave
Jamaica, NY 11432
(718) 297-6580
Grades: 9-12
| 2,339 students
Rank: #8 - 98. - 9.
Benjamin N Cardozo High School
Math: 96% | Reading: 97%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
57-00 223rd St
Oakland Gardens, NY 11364
(718) 279-6500
Grades: 9-12
| 3,410 students
Rank: #8 - 98. - 9.
Queens Metropolitan High School
Math: 96% | Reading: 97%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
91-30 Metropolitan Ave
Forest Hills, NY 11375
(718) 286-3600
Grades: 9-12
| 1,066 students
Rank: #1010.
Bayside High School
Math: 96% | Reading: 96%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
(1)
32-24 Corp Kennedy St
Bayside, NY 11361
(718) 229-7600
Grades: 9-12
| 2,955 students
Rank: #11 - 2111. - 21.
Academy For Careers In Television And Film
Vocational School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
1-50 51st Ave
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718) 609-3330
Grades: 9-12
| 569 students
Rank: #11 - 2111. - 21.
Academy Of Finance And Enterprise
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
30-20 Thomson Ave
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718) 389-3623
Grades: 9-12
| 741 students
Rank: #11 - 2111. - 21.
Baccalaureate School For Global Education
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
34-12 36th Ave
Astoria, NY 11106
(718) 361-5275
Grades: 7-12
| 579 students
Rank: #11 - 2111. - 21.
Bard High School Early College Queens
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
30-20 Thomson Ave
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718) 361-3133
Grades: 9-12
| 653 students
Rank: #11 - 2111. - 21.
Civic Leadership Academy
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
45-10 94th St
Elmhurst, NY 11373
(718) 271-1487
Grades: 9-12
| 656 students
Rank: #11 - 2111. - 21.
High School For Arts And Business
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
105-25 Horace Harding Expw
Corona, NY 11368
(718) 271-8383
Grades: 9-12
| 768 students
Rank: #11 - 2111. - 21.
High School For Community Leadership
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
167-01 Gothic Dr
Jamaica, NY 11432
(718) 558-9801
Grades: 9-12
| 463 students
Rank: #11 - 2111. - 21.
High School Of Applied Communications
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
30-20 Thomson Ave
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718) 389-3163
Grades: 9-12
| 395 students
Rank: #11 - 2111. - 21.
Jamaica Gateway To The Sciences
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
167-01 Gothic Dr
Jamaica, NY 11432
(718) 480-2689
Grades: 9-12
| 492 students
Rank: #11 - 2111. - 21.
Queens High School For The Sciences At York College
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
94-50 159th St
Jamaica, NY 11433
(718) 657-3181
Grades: 9-12
| 512 students
Rank: #11 - 2111. - 21.
Robert F Kennedy Community High School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
75-40 Parsons Blvd
Fresh Meadows, NY 11366
(718) 969-5510
Grades: 9-12
| 657 students
Rank: #2222.
Forest Hills High School
Math: 94% | Reading: 96%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
67-01 110th St
Forest Hills, NY 11375
(718) 268-3137
Grades: 9-12
| 3,766 students
Rank: #23 - 2623. - 26.
Business Technology Early College High School
Vocational School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
230-17 Hillside Ave
Queens Village, NY 11427
(718) 217-3613
Grades: 9-12
| 550 students
Rank: #23 - 2623. - 26.
Energy Tech High School
Vocational School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
36-41 28th St
Astoria, NY 11106
(718) 472-0536
Grades: 9-12
| 521 students
Rank: #23 - 2623. - 26.
Frank Sinatra School Of The Arts High School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
(2)
35-12 35th Ave
Astoria, NY 11106
(718) 361-9920
Grades: 8-12
| 878 students
Rank: #23 - 2623. - 26.
Robert H Goddard High School-comm/tech
Math: 90-94% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
138-30 Lafayette St
Ozone Park, NY 11417
(718) 848-8357
Grades: 9-12
| 602 students
Rank: #27 - 2827. - 28.
Excelsior Preparatorty High School
Math: ≥95% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
143-10 Springfield Blvd
Springfield Gardens, NY 11413
(718) 525-6507
Grades: 9-12
| 404 students
Rank: #27 - 2827. - 28.
Queens High School For Language Studies
Math: ≥95% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
35-01 Union St
Flushing, NY 11354
(718) 888-7530
Grades: 9-12
| 445 students
Rank: #2929.
Queens Technical High School
Vocational School
Math: 91% | Reading: 96%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
37-02 47th Ave
Long Island City, NY 11101
(718) 937-3010
Grades: 9-12
| 1,482 students
Rank: #30 - 3130. - 31.
New Visions Chtr High School-adv Ma/sci Iv
Charter School
Math: 85-89% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
156-10 Baisley Blvd
Jamaica, NY 11434
(718) 525-2041
Grades: 9-12
| 474 students
Rank: #30 - 3130. - 31.
Veritas Academy
Math: 85-89% | Reading: ≥95%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
35-01 Union St
Flushing, NY 11354
(718) 888-7520
Grades: 9-12
| 612 students
Rank: #3232.
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: #33 - 3433. - 34.
Hillside Arts & Letters Academy
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
167-01 Gothic Dr
Jamaica, NY 11432
(718) 658-1249
Grades: 9-12
| 445 students
Rank: #33 - 3433. - 34.
Humanities And Arts Magnet High School
Magnet School
Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
207-01 116th Ave
Cambria Heights, NY 11411
(718) 978-2135
Grades: 9-12
| 396 students
Rank: #3535.
John Adams High School
Math: 91% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
101-01 Rockaway Blvd
Ozone Park, NY 11417
(718) 322-0500
Grades: 9-12
| 2,425 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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