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UPDATED November 2018: Catholic schools, religious schools, and parochial schools offer rigorous academic study paired with religious teachings for an education that promotes both spiritual and intellectual growth—and you’ll find the best school that pairs teaching styles with faith in Queens. These Catholic schools in Queens also offer a variety of specialized programming, including state-of-the-art technology in classrooms, AP and honors classes, STEAM and STEM programs, and special education services. Use this list to find the perfect parochial school in Queens for your child, including religious schools in Flushing, East Elmhurst, Briarwood, Manhasset, College Point, and Woodside.
Check the boxes to connect with these businessesARCHBISHOP MOLLOY HIGH SCHOOL
83-53 Manton St., Briarwood
718-441-2100 x155 or x110
Archbishop Molloy High School promotes intellectual curiosity, creativity, personal growth, and faith. Rooted in a tradition of high standards in academics, athletics, and service to others, students are challenged to excel by our top-tier faculty, dedicated coaching staff, and competitive curriculum. Students feel part of a family, and with many school activities and programs, there truly is something for everyone. Molloy continually benchmarks its current academic offerings and use of technology with other higher learning institutions in order to keep evolving as a dynamic school in a rapidly changing world.
HOLY CROSS HIGH SCHOOL , MR. ROBERT BOTERO, DIRECTOR OF ADMISSIONS
26-20 Francis Lewis Blvd., Flushing
718-886-7250 x558, or text 718-309-0589
Holy Cross High School is a Catholic college preparatory school located in Queens. In following the educational and spiritual vision of the Blessed Father Basil Moreau, founder of the Congregation of the Holy Cross, Holy Cross is dedicated to educating the hearts and minds of young people. In the spring of 2017, Holy Cross High School enhanced its mission by announcing the decision to move to coeducation. Beginning this fall with the class of 2022, and each year after, young women can apply to join.
MARY LOUIS ACADEMY: EMPOWERING YOUNG WOMEN SINCE 1936
176-21 Wexford Terrace, Jamaica Estates
The Mary Louis Academy has established several exciting initiatives designed to provide young women with increased opportunities to achieve academic success, develop leadership skills, set career goals, and form strategies to achieve those goals. Successful completion of a program, all of which begin September 2018, will be recognized at graduation with a special designation certificate. The academic concentrations will include: Pre-Med, Dual-Language/International Studies Program, S.T.E.M. (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math), Fine Art, Music, and Physical Education and Wellness. For more info visit: tmla.org.
MONSIGNOR MCCLANCY MEMORIAL HIGH SCHOOL
71-06 31st Ave. E., East Elmhurst
Monsignor McClancy Memorial High School is a Catholic, coeducational, college preparatory school conducted in the educational tradition of the Brothers of the Sacred Heart. It provides a quality education for young men and women from diverse academic, social, cultural, and religious backgrounds, interweaving gospel values with the core curriculum. The school incorporates a dynamic Campus Ministry Program with a strong mission and service component. Students are offered a disciplined, nurturing environment, with opportunities available for college credit and Advanced Placement, as well as challenging honors courses in all subject areas.
Our Lady of Grace is committed to providing an atmosphere that is conducive to spiritual and educational growth. The school strives to foster and maintain an educational experience for children from nursery to third grade, inspiring them to pursue lifelong learning. The school has offered high quality education for 50 years and is rooted in the core values of love, spirituality, respect, community, and beauty. Our teachers recognize that children learn in different ways and accommodate all learning styles.
ST. AGNES ACADEMIC HIGH SCHOOL
13-20 124th St., College Point
Statistics prove that girls enrolled in single gender schools set higher educational goals, feel in control of their own choices, and achieve at higher levels in math, science, and reading. At St. Agnes 100 percent of recent graduates attended college. St. Agnes girls thrive in a culture of mutual respect and inclusivity, where diversity of thought is celebrated. They lead in every way, gaining a deeper understanding of their own power to change the course of history. Students are encouraged to take risks, develop their talents, and push boundaries.
ST. JOHN’S PREPARATORY SCHOOL
21-21 Crescent St., Astoria
Faith, scholarship, and service are the hallmarks of a St. John’s Prep education. Since its founding in 1870, St. John’s Prep has provided its young men and women with a rigorous, challenging, and innovative academic experience preparing them with the knowledge, insight, and skills needed to become our “Leaders of Tomorrow.” Discover your possibilities! Exclusive Baccalaureate Program with S.J.U., challenging honors and AP Courses for college credit. Exciting STEM programs that include science and health internships and museum apprenticeships. Creative visual and performing arts, competitive athletics program, and international travel.
ST. KEVIN CATHOLIC ACADEMY
45-50 195th St., Flushing
At SKCA, classrooms are equipped with SMARTBoards™ and students have access to I-Pads and one-to-one Chromebook technology. Our STREAM Lab offers resources that allow students to supplement classroom experiences through problem-solving and project based activities to develop deeper levels of understanding of science, technology, religion, engineering, arts education, and mathematics. We offer Mommy and Me, full- and half-day classes for nursery, full-day pre-K for all program and before- and after-school programs. Shadow days can be arranged for middle school and junior high students. Call 718-357-8110 for more information.
ST. SEBASTIAN CATHOLIC ACADEMY
39-76 58th St., Woodside
Nursery through eighth grade, including free Universal Pre-K for All. Free after-school academic and recreational programs are offered daily for students in grades sixth-eighth, sponsored on site by Maspeth Town Hall. An extended day program for students in grades nursery through fifth is available for an additional fee. A partnership with Monsignor McClancy High School Regents classes is offered in algebra and Earth science. Title 1 reading and math, SETSS, speech, and OT are available. You may be eligible for tuition assistance!