St. Francis Preparatory School

6100 Francis Lewis Blvd
Fresh Meadows, NY 11365-0113
     Tel: (718)423-8810
        
   
Grades: 9 - 12 | 2600 students
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St. Francis Prep is a Catholic college preparatory school in the Franciscan tradition.
Our mission is to enable all students to develop and broaden their spiritual, intellectual, creative, emotional, social, and physical abilities.
We value the unique contribution each person makes to the Prep community.
Together we create an environment filled with academic sucess, respect, integrity, and joy.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
New York State Association of Independent Schools (NYSAIS)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Year Founded 1858

Student Body

Total Students 2600 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 50%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade St. Francis Preparatory School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 163 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 31 students
Number of AP Courses 16 courses
Advanced Courses AP American History, AP Art History, AP Biology, AP Calculus, AP Chemistry, AP English Language, AP English Literature, AP Environmental Science, AP European History, AP Government and Politics, AP Italian, AP Music Theory, AP Physics, AP Psychology, AP Spanish Language, AP World History, 
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $8,300
Admissions Director Ms. Lisa Schaefer
Admissions Associate Mr. Abelardo Leston

Sports

Total Sports Offered 21 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Diving, Football, Golf, Gymnastics, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Paddle Tennis, Rugby, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WeightliftingBaseballBasketball,
BowlingCheering,
Cross CountryDance,
DivingFootball,
GolfGymnastics,
Ice HockeyLacrosse,
Paddle TennisRugby,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Weightlifting

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 79 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. African American Heritage Club, Alvernian Drama Society, Ceramics Club, Chess Club, Chinese Club, Croatian Club, Drug & Alcohol Prevention Team, Duns Scotus Speech and Student Congress, Egyptian Club, Extraordinary Ministers, Filipino Club, Franciscan Youth Movement, German Club, German Exchange Students, Greek Club, Haitian Club, Harry Potter Club, Hawaiian/Polynesian Club, Hero Club, Indian Club, Intramural Basketball, Intramural Football, Intramural Frisbee, Intramural Handball, Intramural Ping Pong, Intramural Softball, Intramural Volleyball, Irish Club, Italian Club, Japanese Club, Key Club, Korean Club, Lectors, Library Aides, Liturgical Committee, Liturgical Dancers, Liturgical Ensemble, Liturgy Assistants, Martial Arts, Math National Honor Society, Mathematics Club, Middle Eastern Club, Mock Trial Club, Model UN, Morning Prayer Leaders, NYS Science Honor Society, National Arts Honor Society, National History Day, National History Scholars Society, National Honor Society, PS4 Big Brother/Sister Program, Paint Ball Club, Peer Counseling, Peer Tutoring, Photography Club, Polish Club, Political Science Club, Project Challenge, Public Forum Debate, Retreat Leaders, Rock & Roll Club, SFPageturners, SFPtv, San Fran Year Book, Save Our Planet, Science Olympiad, Snow Club, Soup Kitchen Volunteers, Spanish Club, Students for Social Awareness, The Little Portion Literary magazine, The Seraph Student Newspaper, Trial of the Century, Urban Challenge, Wednesday Jam Session, West African Club, West Indian Club, iPalette Club, video Game Club Ceramics Club, Chess Club, Chinese Club, Croatian Club, Egyptian Club, Filipino Club, German Club, Greek Club, Haitian Club, Hero Club, Indian Club, Irish Club, Italian Club, Japanese Club, Key Club, Korean Club, Lectors, Library Aides, Martial Arts, Model UN, Peer Tutoring, Polish Club, SFPageturners, SFPtv, Snow Club, Spanish Club, iPalette Club, African American Heritage Club,
Alvernian Drama Society,
Drug & Alcohol Prevention Team,
Duns Scotus Speech and Student Congress,
Extraordinary Ministers,
Franciscan Youth Movement,
German Exchange Students,
Harry Potter Club,
Hawaiian/Polynesian Club,
Intramural Basketball,
Intramural Football,
Intramural Frisbee,
Intramural Handball,
Intramural Ping Pong,
Intramural Softball,
Intramural Volleyball,
Liturgical Committee,
Liturgical Dancers,
Liturgical Ensemble,
Liturgy Assistants,
Math National Honor Society,
Mathematics Club,
Middle Eastern Club,
Mock Trial Club,
Morning Prayer Leaders,
NYS Science Honor Society,
National Arts Honor Society,
National History Day,
National History Scholars Society,
National Honor Society,
PS4 Big Brother/Sister Program,
Paint Ball Club,
Peer Counseling,
Photography Club,
Political Science Club,
Project Challenge,
Public Forum Debate,
Retreat Leaders,
Rock & Roll Club,
San Fran Year Book,
Save Our Planet,
Science Olympiad,
Soup Kitchen Volunteers,
Students for Social Awareness,
The Little Portion Literary magazine,
The Seraph Student Newspaper,
Trial of the Century,
Urban Challenge,
Wednesday Jam Session,
West African Club,
West Indian Club,
video Game Club,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Summit School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Highland Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Our Lady Of The Blessed Sacrament (0.6 miles away)
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