1:6 Teacher to Student Ratio
“Our 9-year-old son suddenly loves school! His enthusiasm and curiosity have grown by leaps and bounds in the short time he’s been at QPS and his progress has been amazing. The personalized curriculum is phenomenal. The teachers/ learning managers are caring, accessible, and very dedicated. QPS is the best-kept secret in LIC!”
“We are truly amazed by the progress our 7-year-old son has made at QPS, not just academically but also as a person. He now takes ownership of his learning objectives and reflects about what he learns and who he is. We believe that it is due to QPS’s nurturing and at the same time academically rigorous environment.”
“Our 5-year-old daughter’s academic and social progress has been astonishing. She is already reading, writing and doing math at the 2nd grade level. She absolutely adores school and learning, while thinking and behaving at an advanced level. QPS is the only place this would have been possible. “
Student-initiated, student-driven This week, QPS students donated $325 to Unidos Por Puerto Rico. This is money they raised from weekly bake sales, and it brings the total amount raised and donated by our students since November to $1125. Not bad for the little school...
It should be clear by now that at QPS, we don’t just pay lip service to “critical thinking.” We actively teach a defined set of thinking skills that students need in order to be good problem solvers and decision makers. Ultimately, people with a can-solve attitude....
Ongoing series: How QPS regards & uses technology by Karyn Slutsky, Asst. Director, Queens Paideia The drumbeat to get students on to laptops, and online learning, is relentless in popular discussion. Queens Paideia School hears this drumbeat but proceeds with...
Dispatch by Francis Mechner about QPS Presentation in France Last spring, Frédérique Alexandre-Bailly, school Rector of the Dijon region of France, visited Queens Paideia. She reports directly to the French Minister of Education and is a formidable figure within the...
Taking its name from the ancient Greek word, παιδεια, whose meaning today refers to education, but whose ancient meaning referred to the unified concepts of education and cultural development, Queens Paideia School (QPS) today embraces this unity of knowledge and cultural development in its refreshed brand identity.
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