Our Lady of Mercy is the school associated with the Roman Catholic church located right next door. Both the…More church and school are pillars of the community surrounding Kessel Street, and have been for many years. The school aims to create an environment that pairs Catholic religious education with high achievement in english, math and the sciences. Our Lady of Mercy also has accelerated programs for gifted students.
Our Lady Queen of Martyrs Church 11006 Queens Blvd, Forest Hills, NY11375 Our Lady Queen of Martyrs Church is located in a large multi-building compound on Queens Blvd. The structure, one…More of the most impressive-looking structures in the area, is remarkable for both its size and construction. The church, home to a large number of parishioners, is presided over by the Rev. Msgr Joseph Funaro. It hosts events such as potluck dinners, picnics, etc. The compound is also home to a Catholic school, which serves students from the surrounding areas.
Our Lady Queen of Martyrs School is located in a large multi-building compound on Queens Boulevard. The school…More building, along with the church that rests just beside it in the compound, dominate the landscape in the area and are among the most recognizable landmarks in Forest Hills.
Our Lady Queen of Martyrs, founded in 1928, serves children in a Catholic setting, from Kindergarten through eighth grade.