Queens Transition Center

Queens Transition Center serves 408 students in grades 8-12. 
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the New York state level of 11:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 59% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: 8-12
  • Enrollment: 408 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 6:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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School Overview

Queens Transition Center's student population of 408 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 73 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 8-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
408 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
73 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Queens Transition Center is 0.72, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NY)
Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
11:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
This chart displays the percentage of American Indian students in Queens Transition Center and percentage of American Indian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Asian
13%
10%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Queens Transition Center and the percentage of Asian public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
34%
29%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Queens Transition Center and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
38%
16%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Queens Transition Center and the percentage of Black public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
11%
41%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Queens Transition Center and the percentage of White public school students in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Queens Transition Center and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Queens Transition Center.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in New York.
0.72
This chart displays the diversity score of Queens Transition Center and the public school average diversity score of New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
51%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Queens Transition Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
1%
4%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Queens Transition Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Queens Transition Center often compared to?
Queens Transition Centeris often viewed alongside schools like John F Kennedy Jr School by visitors of our site.
How many students attend Queens Transition Center?
408 students attend Queens Transition Center.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
38% of Queens Transition Center students are Black, 34% of students are Hispanic, 13% of students are Asian, 11% of students are White, 2% of students are Hawaiian, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Queens Transition Center?
Queens Transition Center has a student ration of 6:1, which is lower than the New York state average of 11:1.
What grades does Queens Transition Center offer ?
Queens Transition Center offers enrollment in grades 8-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Queens Transition Center part of?
Queens Transition Center is part of Nyc Special Schools - District 75 School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: 8-12
  • Enrollment: 408 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 6:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NY Dept. of Education

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