Did You Know That P.S. 203......
Was named a 2012 National Blue Ribbon School.
- In 2012, P.S. 203 ranked 7th in New York State (http://www.schooldigger.com/go/NY/schoolrank.aspx?pagetype=top10)
- In 2013, P.S. 203's Odyssey of the Mind team ranked first in New York State and 10th in the nation. (http://bayside.patch.com/groups/schools/p/ps-203-places-10th-in-national-problem-solving-competition)
Was built in 1960 and is bordered by scenic Oakland Lake.
Won a $250,000 grant from the Center for Arts Education.
Is named for the community it serves.
- Is part of the academic circle of Queensborough Community College - Cardozo High School.
- Has an enrollment of approximately 860 students from more than 20 countries.
- Has a very involved parent body.
- Has a dedicated, creative and experienced staff.
- Has a keen sense of awareness of community.
- Has a commitment to the arts.
- Is a home to a special-education component referred to as "the unit" .
Believes that school is "4 walls with tomorrow inside".