Contact this school

School leader:  PRINCIPAL - MR. BEN SHERMAN
46-21 Colden Street
Queens, NY 11355

School website
Facebook page
(718) 353-0009
(718) 353-3772
Nearby homes for sale

Best known for
"We are best known for Asian Studies program."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    After
  • Dress policy
    Uniforms, Dress code
  • Transportation
    Paid public transportation
More

PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    World languages, Humanities, Multiculturalism / Global
  • Arts
    Drama, Dance, Photography, Painting
  • World languages
    Chinese - Mandarin, Japanese, Korean
More program info

32 reviews

Community review

How would you rate your experience at this school?

5 STARS
22
4 STARS
3
3 STARS
2
2 STARS
1
1 STAR
2

Recent Reviews


Overall:
Submitted by a parent · April 29, 2015
All three of my children have attended, is attending or will be attending East West. My daughter graduated last year and is currently in honors college with a GPA of almost 4.0. My son is a 10th grade honor student at the school and my youngest... more

Overall:
Submitted by a parent · December 17, 2014
My son attended East-West School of International Studies from 2008-2012, his experience there, from my perspective was a very good one. My son was very challenging to teach and his principal and teachers were caring and patience with him. He... more

Overall:
Submitted by a parent · July 24, 2014
I strongly recommend East West to my friends. This school is a bit small but well organized. My daughter is going to 8th grade in September will be taking SHSAT some where in October. If she can get a better high school, will be great. Otherwise... more

Overall:
Submitted by a parent · December 15, 2013
My son and niece both attend East-West. They transferred from our zoned middle school which they hated because of bullying and overcrowding. Now at East-West, they love the school so much and most importantly, feel safe at East-West. This is so... more

See all reviews
Need help choosing a school? We can help »

Media Gallery


About this school

WHAT MAKES EAST-WEST SPECIAL? • All students study up to five hours a week of an Asian language. • Small, supportive community. • Special emphasis on rigor in academic study. • Students are accepted from all levels and backgrounds. • Students improve their literacy through a focus on writing in all content areas. • Special Education students are integrated into general education classes. • Active after-school program with clubs, tutoring and sports, such as Judo, basketball, Model UN, NYPD Explorers, and calligraphy. • Opportunities to travel abroad. We have sent small groups of high school students to China, Korea, and Japan. • Active community partners that provide enrichment opportunities. • A vibrant PTA with monthly meetings on Saturdays. • Best of all, we have caring teachers who are dedicated to preparing students to graduate high school and go on to university.

Nearby homes and rentals


Last modified: April 13, 2016
Last modified East West School Of International Studies is a Public school that serves grades 6-12. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 8 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Top