2020: Queens Voted Francis Lewis High School Best High School!
Francis Lewis High School
58-20 Utopia Pkwy, Fresh Meadows
(718) 281-8200 – francislewishs.org
Opened in 1960, Francis Lewis High School in Fresh Meadows maintains its status as one of Queens’ most elite schools. They are a comprehensive, academic secondary setting dedicated to serving all students. Its diverse population reflects the multicultural community it serves. Its mission is to promote life-long learning by providing students with the requisite skills and an inherent value for continued growth. As a result, their students are academically prepared and challenged for the future and developing 21st Century leaders. With over 4,000 students involved in athletics, engineering, graphic design and other extracurricular activities, It’s no wonder why they’re the number one selected high school in New York City and chosen by residents as the best in the borough.
2019: Queens Voted Maspeth High School Best High School!
Maspeth High School
54-40 74th St, Maspeth
718-803-7100 – www.mhs.nyc
Opened in 2011, Maspeth High School has quickly grown into one of Queens’ most elite high schools. The mission of Maspeth High School is to teach a classical liberal arts and sciences, college preparatory curriculum that will train their students to become critical thinkers and life-long learners with strong character. They want their students to become leaders in all areas of their lives and be physically, emotionally and intellectually healthy. Their core values are truth, goodness and beauty. Their academic departments include ballet, English, English language learning, health and physical education, history, languages, mathematics, music, science, theatre and visual arts. Maspeth High offers courses in classical languages like Latin and Greek and encourages students to take four years of language classes. Maspeth High also has 17 sports teams including basketball, soccer, lacrosse and more.