Springfield Gardens High School

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Springfield Gardens High School was a public 4–year high school located 143-10 Springfield Boulevard, in Springfield Gardens in the New York City borough of Queens. The school was opened in 1965.[1] After years of poor performance, the school graduated its last class in June 2007.[2] The school had poor test scores and a high drop-out rate.[3] The school is now a complex made up of four other schools named Springfield Gardens Educational Campus. The schools are named Preparatory Academy for Writers, Queens Preparatory Academy, Excelsior Preparatory High School and George Washington Carver High School for the Sciences. The Preparatory Academy for Writers carries sixth and seventh graders and is the only school of the four currently taking junior high students.

Notable alumni[edit]

This is a partial list of notable alumni of Springfield Gardens High School. Names on this list should either have an accompanying existing article link which verifies they are an alumnus, or reliable sources as footnotes against the name showing they are a notable alumnus.

Contact Info[edit]

Address: 143-10 Springfield Blvd, Springfield Gardens, NY 11413

Phone: (718) 341-3033

Current Principals[edit]

  • Excelsior Preparatory High School – Lilly Lucas.
  • Queens Preparatory Academy – Tashon Haywood.
  • Preparatory Academy for Writers – Charles Anderson.
  • George Washington Carver High School – Janice Sutton.

Sports teams[edit]

Football, Boys' Soccer, Girls' Soccer, Volleyball, Tennis, Softball, Basketball

References[edit]

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 40°40′04″N 73°45′27″W / 40.6678°N 73.7575°W / 40.6678; -73.7575