Queens Gateway to Health Sciences Secondary School (28Q680)

160-20 GOETHALS AVENUE, QUEENS, NY 11432, Queens
Phone: 718-969-3155
Email: JHenry2@schools.nyc.gov
Hours: 8:00am - 2:50pm
School Website: https://www.queensgateway.org/
NYCDOE Website: https://www.myschools.nyc/en/schools/high-school/48040
Quality Snapshot: https://tools.nycenet.edu/snapshot/2022/28Q680/HS/
Bus: Q25, Q34, Q46, Q65, QM1, QM31, QM35, QM36, QM5, QM6, QM7, QM8
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Queens Gateway to Health Sciences Secondary School (Gateway), "The Public School with a Private Flair," is committed to discipline and hard work. We are proud of the high academic achievement of our students, who are currently recognized for their performance in mathematics. Our focus is on Medical Professions and students are required to participate in the Hospital Experience Program at Queens Hospital Center. Our nurturing school environment includes staff, parents, and supportive partners. Together, we hold high expectations for the success of all students.

Other Features: 10th Grade Seats Available, College Trips, Online Grading System, Orientation, Program(s) with 1 SWD Applicant Per Seat, Program(s) with 3+ GE Applicants Per Seat

School Features:

  • Offers 10th Grade Seats
  • School whose primary location is co-located with another school

AP Courses, Languages & Sports
AP Courses
Algebra II (Advanced Math), AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Chemistry, AP Computer Science A, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Human Geography, AP Macroeconomics, AP Psychology, AP Research, AP Seminar, AP Statistics, AP Studio Art - Drawing, AP United States Government and Politics, AP United States History, AP World History: Modern, Calculus (Advanced Math), Chemistry (Advanced Science), ELA (College Course [Credited]), ELA (College Course [Uncredited]), Physics (Advanced Science), World Languages (Advanced World Languages)
Languages Offered
Boys PSAL Sports
Basketball, Cross Country, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track, Rugby, Soccer
Girls PSAL Sports
Basketball, Cross Country, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track, Rugby, Volleyball
Other Sports
Girl's Flag Football
Student Government, New York Edge, Multicultural Club, Senior Council, Spirit Squad, Black History Month Performance, FED Challenge, Theater and Drama Club, Medical Research, Art and Design Club, Debate Club, Film Club, Model UN
Queens Gateway to Health Sciences(Q57A)
Health Professions

Provides ongoing exposure to health science careers. All students are required to take four years of mathematics and science.

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 Gateway to Health Sciences (Q57A)
GE Applicants / Seats:
SWD Applicants / Seats:

388 / 90 (4.31)
24 / 18 (1.33)
Offers - Waitlist
Survey Summary & Data (2022-23)
Student Responses - 74% responded
Academic Rigor 
Academic Engagement 
Bully Prevention 
Mental Support 
Post-School Support 
Teacher Responses - 66% responded
Academic Rigor 
School Satisfaction 
Student Behavior 
Student Support 
School Leadership 
Instructional Clarity 
Instructional Development 
Post-School Support 
Family Responses - 20% 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 10.50%
4-Year College 74.30%
Unknown 15.20%

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 40.60%
Female 59.40%
English Language Learners:
Students with IEPs:
Economic Need Index:
Student Ethnicity:
Asian 49.10%
Black 22.90%
Hispanic 14.00%
White 3.20%
Other 10.80%
Teacher Ethnicity:
Asian 11.10%
Black 22.20%
Hispanic 11.10%
White 53.30%
Other 2.30%