Queens School of Inquiry, The (25Q252)

158-40 76 Road, Queens, NY 11366, Queens
Phone: 718-380-6929
Email: RMoyano@schools.nyc.gov
Hours: 8:00am - 4:00pm
School Website: https://queensinquiry.com
NYCDOE Website: https://www.myschools.nyc/en/schools/high-school/41988
Quality Snapshot: https://tools.nycenet.edu/snapshot/2022/25Q252/HS/
Bus: Q25, Q34, Q46, Q64, Q65, QM1, QM31, QM35, QM36, QM5, QM6, QM7, QM8
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Program Details
Queens School of Inquiry (Q77A)
Humanities & Interdisciplinary

Interdisciplinary program with a strong, comprehensive focus on the humanities.

Students are admitted based on their course grades
  • (Group 1) Priority to continuing 8th graders
  • (Group 2) Then to Queens students or residents
  • (Group 3) Then to New York City residents
Student & Admissions Statistics
School Year
Total Students Across All Grades
    Grade 12 Students
    Grade 11 Students
    Grade 10 Students
    Grade 9 Students
Graduation %
College %
Queens School of Inquiry (Q77A)
GE Applicants / Seats:
SWD Applicants / Seats:

174 / 69 (2.52)
26 / 14 (1.86)
Offers - Waitlist
About the School

The Queens School of Inquiry is an early college school designed to prepare students to succeed in college. Our students have the opportunity to earn up to 62 tuition-free Queens College credits while still in high school. We help students develop academic skills in an environment that promotes inquiry-based learning and self-management. A close collaboration with CUNY, Queens College, along with a dedicated faculty, enables us to promote college readiness and career awareness. We are a neighborhood school that emphasizes real-life applications of academic content in our effort to educate caring and ethical citizens.

Academic Highlights: Language Courses Available, AP Courses Available, Study Abroad Program, College Level Courses Available

Other Features: College Trips, Internships Available, Online Grading System, Orientation, Program(s) with 2 GE Applicants Per Seat, Program(s) with 2 SWD Applicants Per Seat, Program(s) with 3+ GE Applicants Per Seat, Student Parent Orientation, Summer Bridge, Summer Orientation

School Features:

  • School whose primary location is co-located with another school

AP Courses, Languages & Sports
AP Courses
Algebra II (Advanced Math), AP Biology, AP Computer Science Principles, AP Environmental Science, AP Psychology, Arts (College Course [Credited]), Calculus (College Course [Credited]), Chemistry (Advanced Science), Econ/Gov (College Course [Credited]), ELA (College Course [Credited]), Global History (College Course [Credited]), Math (College Course [Credited]), Physics (Advanced Science), World Languages (Advanced World Languages), World Languages (College Course [Credited])
Languages Offered
French, Spanish
Diploma Endorsements
Boys PSAL Sports
Basketball, Soccer, Wrestling
Girls PSAL Sports
Table Tennis, Tennis, Volleyball
Other Sports
Badminton, Cheerleading
Community Service Clubs NHS, Student Council, Green Team, and Bin Cops, Student Interest Clubs Harry Potter, Knitting, Makers, Anime, Video Games, Journalism, Yearbook, and Mathletes, GSA, JSA, YRJ, SEE, RJAT, Enrichment Day Activities
Survey Summary & Data (2022-23)
Student Responses - 77% responded
Academic Rigor 
Academic Engagement 
Bully Prevention 
Mental Support 
Post-School Support 
Teacher Responses - 94% responded
Academic Rigor 
School Satisfaction 
Student Behavior 
Student Support 
School Leadership 
Instructional Clarity 
Instructional Development 
Post-School Support 
Family Responses - 52% responded
Teacher Support 
School Community 
School Leadership 
Post-School Support 

Note: Yellow bars indicate city-wide averages for the associated category

View Full NYC DOE Survey Results:

More information about NYC DOE surveys can be found here: https://www.schools.nyc.gov/about-us/reports/school-quality/nyc-school-survey

Academic Summary & Data (2022-23)
Academic Proficiency
4-Year Grad. %
Avg. CC Regents Score
Avg. Non-CC Regents Score
College Aptitude
CCPC Index
Avg. SAT Math Score
Avg. SAT Read/Write Score
2-Year College 8.80%
4-Year College 83.90%
Other Postsecondary 1.30%
Unknown 6.00%

View Full Academic Data:

This data was gathered from the NYC DOE's yearly quality reports. More information can be found here: https://www.schools.nyc.gov/about-us/reports/school-quality

Information on NYS Regents exams can be found here: https://www.nysed.gov/state-assessment/high-school-regents-examinations

School Demographics (2022-23)
Student Population:
Male 54.10%
Female 45.90%
English Language Learners:
Students with IEPs:
Economic Need Index:
Student Ethnicity:
Asian 42.00%
Black 13.20%
Hispanic 23.00%
White 20.20%
Other 1.60%
Teacher Ethnicity:
Hispanic 12.00%
White 74.00%
Other 14.00%