Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    2,639
  • Type
    Private, Religious
  • Religion
    Catholic
  • Reviews
    248 4.2
  • Ranking

St. Francis Preparatory School is a private Catholic school in New York City, New York. It has 2,639 students in grades 9-12. There have been 248 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

6100 Francis Lewis Blvd
Fresh Meadows, NY 11365
(718) 423-8810

Ratings and Reviews
4.2 from 248 reviews
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    • High School Junior
    • 3
    Admissions: The admissions process is very open. The TACHS test is not particularly hard to pass and you get special consideration for having alumni in your family.
    • Parent
    • 5
    Teachers: they are caring, they give much of their personal time both before and after school. (no other school does that i have heard) they get the kids excited about learning and overall a wonderful experience.
    • Parent
    • 5
    Overall Experience: I love this school for my daughters and just wish I had attended myself years ago. They are having a beautiful experience here with the best education possible and a deep understanding of their catholic faith.
    • Parent
    • 4
    Resources & Facilities: they have many different assemblies and evenings for the parents to participate and gain information. and during the day they provide appointments to the students to gather information needed.
    • Parent
    • 5
    Administration & Policies: The faculty and staff at this school has helped our family on numerous occasions and they have been very caring, informative, and helpful with whatever need arrises. They do their best to take care of each and every family and child to be the best person they can be.

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3.00 Archbishop Molloy High School 3 mi. 1,529
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2.33 Cardinal Spellman High School 10 mi. 1,430

Around St. Francis Preparatory School

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

Gender

Gender
Male 45%
Female 54%

Student Diversity

St. Francis Preparatory School United States Archbishop Molloy High School Cardinal Spellman High School Chaminade High School Hebrew Academy of the Five Towns & Rockaway Torah Academy for Girls
White 46.0% 51.6% 51.0% 14.0% 90.0% 100% 100%
Hispanic 19.0% 24.5% 15.0% 36.0% 1.0% 0% 0%
African American 14.0% 15.2% 10.0% 26.0% 3.0% 0% 0%
Asian 13.0% 4.7% 17.0% 3.0% 1.0% 0% 0%
Multiracial 5.0% 2.6% 4.0% 17.0% 2.0% 0% 0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 1.0% 1.0% 0% 0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 9 25.5%
Grade 10 24.6%
Grade 11 25.2%
Grade 12 24.7%

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 26 responses

  • 85% Yes
  • 15% Not sure.
  • 0% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 14 responses

  • 27% Academics
  • 24% Range of electives
  • 24% Clubs and activities
  • 20% Sports
  • 5% Friends/The community

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 11 responses

  • 62% Expense
  • 19% Strictness
  • 12% Workload
  • 6% Traffic in the hallways

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 12 responses

  • 67% We are a family.
  • 33% A lot of electives

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 13 responses

  • 38% Highly spirited
  • 38% Home
  • 15% Unique
  • 8% Extremely limited in self expression

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 13 responses

  • 62% It's not as big as it seems
  • 38% We are very friendly.

How strongly do you agree or disagree with each of the following statements regarding parent involvement at this school?     Based on 8 responses

Strongly disagree
Strongly agree
  • Most parents at this school put too much pressure on their kids
  • Most parents at this school are very involved in their child's education
  • The PTA/PTO (i.e. parent groups) are very committed and have a positive impact on the school environment
  • Most parents at this school care about the success of all students, not just their own
  • Parental support/attendance is very high for school athletic events
  • Parental support/attendance is very high for non-athletic school events
  • The parents at this school have a very positive impact on the school's environment and culture
  • The parents at this school respect the opinions and judgements of teachers and administrators
  • Most parents at this school are really great parents.

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 9 responses

  • 67% I love everything about this school.
  • 33% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 0% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.