The Grand Central Parkway School, Public School 196 in Forest Hills, is named for its close proximity to the…More area's eponymous highway. Also, the school's back window has a substantial view of theparkway and Willow Pond Park.
The school, run by Principal Susan Migliano, prides itself on being "a school with heart" in a community where elementary school space is at a premium.
Considered a strongly multicultural school focused on a collaborative education, its mission is to prepare students for a secondary education in the New York City public school system.
PS 101 The School in the Gardens 2 Russell Pl, Forest Hills, NY11375 Public School 101 is an elementary school serving Forest Hills and Forest Hills Gardens. The goal of the school, as per…More its mission statement, is to encourage a love of learning through creativity, technology and awareness of the world outside. Presided over by Principal Valerie Capitulo-Saide, the school aims to foster an environment where students are free to express themselves and grow into critical thinkers, all while exploring myriad extra-curricular activities.
PS 144, Col. Jeromus Remsen Elementary School on 69th Avenue, is one of a handful of public elementary schools…More serving the young students of Forest Hills. The school is named for a famed Revolutionary War colonel who served in the Battle of Long Island.
Serving students from kindergarten to sixth grade, the school has a wide-variety of extracurricular activities, including music programs, after-school events and field trips to local museums. The school principal is Reva Gluck Schneider.