St. Francis Preparatory School in New York City, NY - Niche

Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    2,639
  • Type
    Private, Religious
  • Religion
    Catholic
  • Reviews
    344 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 344 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 344 reviews
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    • High School Senior
    • 5
    Extracurriculars: As someone who's involved in so many things, I can say there really is something for everyone at Prep. I was involved in Liturgical Ensemble and Campus Ministry, I started A Cappella Club, and I was the editor of the newspaper, and involved in so much more.
    • High School Senior
    • 5
    Overall Experience: I have had an amazing four years thanks to the caring and supportive environment, the kind faces of the faculty, the awesome and helpful teachers, and of course, my friends and all of the amazing people I've met.
    • High School Senior
    • 5
    Teachers: I can honestly say I have had the best teachers during my four years at Prep. I loved them - they were super nice, extremely caring, always available, so knowledgeable, and so willing to help.
    • High School Junior
    • 5
    Extracurriculars: The extracurriculars are fun to be on
    • High School Junior
    • 4
    Overall Experience: Is different from other schools

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Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
3.00 Archbishop Molloy High School 3 mi. 1,586
2.00 Torah Academy for Girls 10 mi. 1,385
2.33 Cardinal Spellman High School 10 mi. 1,430
Bais Rochel School 10 mi. 3,587
United Talmudical Academy 10 mi. 3,319

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 Bais Rochel School Cardinal Spellman High School Torah Academy for Girls United Talmudical Academy
White 46.0% 51.0% 96.0% 14.0% 100% 100%
Hispanic 19.0% 25.0% 3.0% 36.0% 0% 0%
African American 14.0% 15.0% 0% 26.0% 0% 0%
Asian 13.0% 4.8% 0% 3.0% 0% 0%
Multiracial 5.0% 2.8% 0% 17.0% 0% 0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 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 48 responses

  • 86% Yes
  • 14% Not sure.
  • 0% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 33 responses

  • 21% Clubs and activities
  • 20% Academics
  • 17% Range of electives
  • 14% Sports
  • 13% Friends/The community
  • 7% Diversity
  • 6% Everything, Honestly.
  • 4% Picking classes for the next year.

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 19 responses

  • 38% Expense
  • 24% Traffic in the hallways
  • 24% Strictness
  • 14% Workload

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 30 responses

  • 52% We are a family.
  • 29% A lot of electives
  • 13% A lot of ambitious, happy students
  • 6% It's a bunch of mini families. Not one big one.

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 37 responses

  • 41% Home
  • 24% Unique
  • 22% Highly spirited
  • 8% The best years of my life so far.
  • 5% Extremely limited in self expression

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 21 responses

  • 57% It's not as big as it seems
  • 33% We are very friendly.
  • 5% Ignore the seniors
  • 5% Get involved

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 35 responses

  • 31% I love everything about this school.
  • 69% 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.