Bayside High School in Queens, NY - Niche

Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    3,245
  • Type
    Public, Coed
  • Reviews
    597 3.6
  • Ranking

Bayside High School is a public coed school in Queens, New York. It has 3,245 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 96% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 597 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

3224 Corp Kennedy St
Bayside, NY 11361
(718) 229-7600

Ratings and Reviews
3.6 from 597 reviews
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    • High School Junior
    • 4
    Extracurriculars: theres a lost of extra fun clubs to join and they host events
    • High School Junior
    • 4
    Overall Experience: there are many clubs and sports teams available and a lot of events
    • High School Junior
    • 4
    Teachers: most teachers are okay they offer extra help and tutoring
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Health & Safety: I do feel safe in my school although there may be minor things I would change, I'm happy regardless. Bayside High School does do everything in their nature to keep everyone safe and make sure nothing goes wrong in the process. The school does their best to provide healthy meals given for breakfast and lunch.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Extracurriculars: Bayside High School has many different extracurricular activities, clubs, and organizations to choose from. There are over 50 different clubs for students to choose from and they are all diverse. The students take the clubs very seriously and give their all while participating in them. This also helps the students experience how it is to work with others and work in different environments. There is a great amount of administration support and the staff is very much involved in helping students with their after school activities.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

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Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
3.66 Benjamin N. Cardozo High School 2 mi. 3,633
4.00 Francis Lewis High School 2 mi. 4,031
2.33 Flushing High School 2 mi. 2,559
3.00 John Bowne High School 3 mi. 3,694
2.33 Martin Van Buren High School 3 mi. 2,076

Around Bayside High School

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity

Gender

Gender
Female 49%
Male 50%

Student Diversity

Bayside High School United States New York Benjamin N. Cardozo High School Flushing High School Francis Lewis High School John Bowne High School Martin Van Buren High School
Asian 40.0% 4.8% 9.1% 44.0% 20.0% 52.0% 30.0% 25.0%
Hispanic 27.0% 25.0% 24.3% 19.0% 49.0% 23.0% 44.0% 13.0%
White 18.0% 51.0% 47.8% 15.0% 3.0% 14.0% 4.0% 2.0%
African American 12.0% 15.0% 16.7% 18.0% 26.0% 7.0% 19.0% 56.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0.6% 0% 0% 0% 0% 2.0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Multiracial 0% 2.8% 1.5% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 9 37.5%
Grade 10 21.9%
Grade 11 20.8%
Grade 12 19.8%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 88 responses

  • 55% Yes
  • 32% Not sure.
  • 14% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 68 responses

  • 17% Diverse
  • 16% The sports
  • 15% The people you meet
  • 12% The summer program to earn credits over 3 weeks
  • 10% Being able to express yourself
  • 6% SCIENCE AND MATH PROGRAMS
  • 6% Art
  • 6% Leaving
  • 5% Available AP courses
  • 5% Its a period of self discovery
  • 3% Languages
  • 3% Sports medicine program
  • 1% College Now courses

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 46 responses

  • 21% Travel time between classes
  • 18% Lack of funds for AP classes
  • 14% The cutting of the arts and music programs
  • 11% TOO MANY STUDENTS SO THERE IS A HUGE COMPETITION
  • 8% The time given in passing of classes
  • 8% Cutting of honors program
  • 8% No quiet place to sit during free periods
  • 3% Lockers in classrooms
  • 2% Too many to consider
  • 2% Cutting of math programs
  • 2% Not many events
  • 2% Faculty and staff are nasty and unhelpfull
  • 1% The weed and smoking

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 64 responses

  • 22% Sports teams
  • 19% The art and music program
  • 12% The graduation rate
  • 12% How much they push you to "get ahead"
  • 11% The summer speed program
  • 8% The education prep for college
  • 6% The large student body
  • 5% The shear amount of absentees
  • 2% The math program
  • 2% The faculty
  • 2% The students

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 67 responses

  • 61% Diverse
  • 19% Good
  • 7% Typical
  • 6% Typical, for the area
  • 4% Different
  • 1% Degenerating

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 49 responses

  • 49% Get involved in school activities
  • 49% Stay on top of your grades
  • 2% Stay home

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 63 responses

  • 5% I love everything about this school.
  • 73% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 17% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 5% I hate everything about this school.