Francis Lewis High School

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5820 Utopia Pkwy

Fresh Meadows, NY 11365

(718) 357-7740

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 4,200

Students Per Teacher: 15

Parent Reviews

78 Parent Reviews for Francis Lewis High School

I have been in Francis Lewis since 2012 and this is my final year. What can I say about this lovely school, first its good commute for me taking both bus and train. Second everyone is so nice to you the teacher, students, friends, and even the principal. I almost made friends with everyone in the school, ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 10/14/14

Overall - I'm happy with this school. Much better than the school my kids were zoned for. I'll tell you the Pros & Cons. I feel my boys are safe, most importantly. I haven't heard of any fights. The kids in the school in general are great. I like all the teachers except one English teacher who ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/19/14

i would give 5 star to the teachers and the counselars all of my daughter teacher are willing to help all the time and are on top of the kids when they cut classes calling to the parents and that is great because no all the teachers take their extra time to do it this school too had many great programs ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/18/14

Pro: I was worried about sending my child to this school in Sept 2013. No worries. If your child has an average of 80/85+ & is in one of the 3 special programs, life is good. If your child is in the gen population, I can't answer to your worries. Student's are offered numerous after school activities ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/11/14

Francis Lewis is an amazing school. I am exceedingly proud of myself for doing so hard to get to this high school. The math and science program is extremely competitive but its definitely worth it! Many graduates of Francis Lewis have gone to amazing colleges!!! You have no idea how AMAZING this school ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 10/23/13

I personally like the school program particularly science research program. Students learn a lot about science research. I lkie Dr. Blackwell very much for her encouragement to yhe students doing their resesrch. They read very nice science article and are uptodate with recent sciemtific research.

Posted by a parent on 08/01/13

Francis Lewis High School, is one of the best schools in new york. I am now a junior in franny and i love it, the teachers are great they really get to know there students as if they are there own children. Every one in this school from a older student or a teacher or guidance even the principle make ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 06/28/13

I am a former alum of Francis Lewis. I attribute much of my success in life to the teachers I met at Francis Lewis. I immigrated to the US in Junior High and Francis Lewis was my first public school. The school is very diverse and is one of the best public High Schools in the area. I was given the ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 06/26/13

My children have attended Bayside Highschool from Sept. to Jan. I made a HUGE mistake taking them out from Bayside and putting them into Francis Lewis Highschool. This highschool is completely disorganized and the staff members are very rude. Francis Lewis is only focused on extracurricular activities ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/20/13

Francis Lewis is the best school ever!!! I am currently a freshmen and I am so happy that I got accepted here. The halllways arent as crowded as people say that they are, sure there is a little traffic here and there but it is not bad.

Posted by a student on 04/14/13

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Grade Level: All

Test Year: 2011
Francis Lewis High School
New York City Public Schools
New York
* In 2010-2011 New York used the New York State Regents Examinations to test high school students in English language arts, math, global history and geography, US history and government, living environment, chemistry, earth science, physics and several foreign languages. The results for English language arts, math, living environment, chemistry, earth science, physics, global history and geography, and US history and government are displayed in GreatSchools profiles. Students must take at least five Regents Exams in order to graduate. Scores of 65 and above are passing; scores of 55 and above earn credit toward a local diploma (with the approval of the local board of education). The goal is for all students to pass the tests.

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Fresh Meadows schools — Francis Lewis High School is located at 5820 Utopia Pkwy, Fresh Meadows NY 11365. 5820 Utopia Pkwy is in the 11365 ZIP code in Fresh Meadows, NY The school district for Francis Lewis High School is the New York City Public Schools. Francis Lewis High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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