Garden School

Tel: (718)335-6363
Grades: NS - 12 | 275 students
Garden School was founded in 1923 to meet the need for a high-quality, independent school in Queens.
This mission remains unchanged as the faculty and administration work to offer the student body the best possible education in an atmosphere where both individual goals and those of the community are respected and nurtured.
At Garden School we focus on helping our students develop the skills they need to thrive in school and in life.
All children are uniquely talented and have their own learning styles, so we combine time-tested teaching methods with creative approaches to reach out to all of our learners.
Garden School offers a one-year English Language Academy (ELA) program for international students.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 12
Year Founded 1923

Student Body

Total Students 275 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Garden School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses 7 courses
Advanced Courses AP Biology, AP Calculus, AP English, AP French, AP Modern European History, AP Spanish, AP US History, Political Philosophy (H), 
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $15,800
Admissions Director Lisa Sohmer (7-11) and William Vogel (N-6)

Sports

Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
SoccerSoftball,
TennisVolleyball,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Lexington School For The Deaf (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Joan Of Arc Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Joan Of Arc Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • Jackson Heights St. Joan Of Arc Elementary School
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    3527 82nd Street
    Jackson Heights , NY , 11372
    (718)639-9020
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.1  mi  |  591  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Jackson Heights
    Lexington School For The Deaf
    Special Education School
    30th Ave And 75th St
    Jackson Heights , NY , 11370
    (718)350-3300
    Special Education School
    0.3  mi  |  239  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
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    Alternative School
    81-10 35th Avenue
    Jackson Heights , NY , 11372
    (718)457-0429
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    0.3  mi  |  295  students  |  Gr.  PK-10
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    7225 Woodside Ave
    Woodside , NY , 11377
    (718)426-5729
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    0.4  mi  |  88  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Woodside
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    Woodside , NY , 11377
    (718)335-3361
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (formerly AELC, ALC, or LCA))
    0.4  mi  |  129  students  |  Gr.  PK-K

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