Queens Gateway To Health Sciences Secondary School

160-20 Goethals Ave
Jamaica, NY 11432
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Queens Gateway To Health Sciences Secondary School serves 690 students in grades 6-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 90% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 95% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Queens Gateway To Health Sciences Secondary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Queens Gateway To Health Sciences Secondary School places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Queens Gateway To Health Sciences Secondary School's student population of 690 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students690 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

Queens Gateway To Health Sciences Secondary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Queens Gateway To Health Sciences Secondary School is 0.67, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#483 out of 4239 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
95%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:113:1
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American Indian
6%
1%
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Asian
50%
9%
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Hispanic
10%
27%
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Black
27%
17%
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White
4%
43%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.670.71
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew York City Geographic District #28 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Queens Gateway To Health Sciences Secondary School is Hillcrest High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Young Women's Leadership School Of Queens (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is P.S. 86 (0.2 miles away)
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