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Kew-Forest School

119-17 Union Turnpike Forest Hills, NY 11375

(718) 268-4667

Independent, Co-ed, K-12

Head of School: Carla Jantos MacMullen

Head of Lower School:
Katie Rocker Rayer

Head of Middle/Upper School:
Richard Brownsstone


Teachers: 40

Average Class Size: 12

Top 5 or Most Unique Extracurricular Activities: Model United Nations, Mock Trial, Athletics Theatre

Open House Dates: Saturday, October 14 from 1 to 5 p.m., Wednesday, November 8, from 8:15 to 10:30 a.m., and Saturday, December 2, 1 to 3 p.m.

Admissions Director: Bradley Walters (718) 268-4667 ext. 125,

Percent of Seniors Attending College: 95

Top 2017 Seniors Attending: Massachusetts Institute of Technology, New York University, Brandeis University

College Credit Courses: English, Biology, Physics, Studio Art, Calculus, Spanish, World History, and U.S. History

Admissions Requirement: Kew-Forest is always looking for students who will contribute to the vibrant, intimate, collaborative environment in our classrooms. To assess suitability, we ask applicants to submit transcripts and teacher evaluations, visit campus for an interview, and sit for either the SSAT or ISEE.

School Motto: Ad Summum (To the Top)

What makes Kew-Forest a Top High School? Established in 1918, The Kew-Forest School is the oldest independent, co-ed, college preparatory school in Queens for students in pre-K through 12th grade. With 230-plus students, we are small by design, inclusive, and globally representative, with approximately 60 nationalities on campus and 20 languages spoken at home. Our school provides a safe, nurturing, and intellectually vigorous environment.
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