P.S. 79 Francis Lewis
P.S. 79 Francis Lewis's student population of 1,133 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 60 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-5|
|Total Students||1,133 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||60 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
P.S. 79 Francis Lewis is ranked within the top 30% 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 P.S. 79 Francis Lewis is 0.63, 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 Data||This School||State Level (NY)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#1189 out of 4239 schools|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
|Student : Teacher Ratio||19:1||13:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||New York City Geographic District #25 School District|
Nearby Public Schools
The nearest high school to P.S. 79 Francis Lewis is Flushing High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Junior High School 194 William Carr (0.5 miles away)
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Whitestone Junior High School 194 William Carr Grades: 6-8 | 1,247 student
154-60 17th Ave
Whitestone, NY 11357
(718) 746-0818 0.5 6-8 1,247
- Flushing P.S. 21 Edward Hart Grades: PK-5 | 1,422 student
147-36 26th Ave
Flushing, NY 11354
(718) 445-8833 0.8 PK-5 1,422
- Whitestone P.S. 184 Flushing Manor Grades: PK-5 | 513 students
163-15 21st Rd
Whitestone, NY 11357
(718) 352-7800 1.1 PK-5 513
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