Monsignor McClancy Memorial High School is beginning its 61st year of service in Queens. It is a Catholic, co-educational, college preparatory school and is part of an association of 11 schools in the United States, England and the Philippines that is conducted in the educational tradition of the Brothers of the Sacred Heart. This tradition provides a quality education for young men and women from diverse academic, social, cultural and religious backgrounds, fully interweaving gospel values and Catholic teachings with the core curriculum.
The school incorporates a dynamic campus ministry program with a strong mission and service component. Students are offered a disciplined and nurturing environment, which promotes growth in scholarship, leadership and outreach.
Opportunities are available for college credit and Advanced Placement as well as challenging honors courses in all subject areas.
The school offers students a disciplined and nurturing environment for their personal and professional development by promoting responsibility, respecting individual potential and encouraging their growth in scholarship, leadership and outreach.
It is a school community in which each student is known, valued, treasured and taught by the faculty in partnership with the family to meet the challenges of life in our rapidly changing world. Full-time guidance counselors are available for academic support, college preparation, and personal assistance.
McClancy offers courses in theology and religious values as well as liturgical and community-centered spiritual experiences that mark the major feasts of the Catholic Church.
Acceptance to McClancy is based on the results of the Catholic High School Entrance Exam (TACHS) as well as the student’s academic record. Those who qualify may receive an academic scholarship to attend. The school offers its students extensive opportunities for computerized programs of study as well as fine arts offerings with a variety of basic and advanced art programs. The school utilizes the Gradebook System—in which parents, faculty, and students may interact electronically for assignments and posted progress. Currently, McClancy makes use of a BYOD (“Bring Your Own Device”) Program.
The school’s co-curricular activities offer students the opportunity for social, cultural and creative experiences. The athletic program is highly competitive, proven by its numerous city championship titles.
McClancy is permanently chartered by the State of New York and fully accredited by the Middle States Association of Secondary Schools and Colleges. Each year, 99 percent of McClancy graduates go on to higher education.
For more information, call Nicholas Melito in the office of admissions at (718) 898-3800, ext. 1. McClancy High School is located at 71-06 31st Ave. in East Elmhurst.