Far Rockaway, NY

Useful Resources in Far Rockaway, NY

Banks
Churches
Colleges
Community Board
Con Edison/electricity
DMV/Department of Motor Vehicles
Drug Stores
Fire Departments
Garbage Pick-Up/Recycle/other
Girl and Boy Scouts
Hospitals
Libraries
Local Media...Newspapers, TV, Radio
Malls/Shopping Centers
Mosques/Masjids
Nearby Neighborhoods
Parking
Parks
Pet Care...Hospitals, Grooming
Playgrounds
Police Station/Precinct
Post Offices
Public Transportation
Schools...Pre-Kindergarten, Elementary, Middle, High, Private/Parochial
Social Security Office
Supermarkets/Grocery Stores
Synagogues
Temples/Mandirs
Town Hall
YMCA


Banks in Far Rockaway, NY

Bank of America
231 Beach 20th Street
Far Rockaway, 11691
www.bankofamerica.com

Capital One Bank
2010 Mott Avenue
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 327-1110
www.capitalone.com

1739 Seagirt Boulevard
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 471-0500

Chase
1912 Mott Avenue
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 327-7772
www.chase.com

335 Rockaway Fwy
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 935-9935

Citibank ATM
327 Beach 19th Street
Far Rockaway, 11691
(800) 627-3999
www.citibank.com

5115 Beach Channel Drive
Far Rockaway, 11691
(800) 627-3999



Churches in Far Rockaway, NY

Alverne Church of God
1318 Central Avenue
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 471-7880

Bethany Apostolic Church
1820 Cornaga Avenue
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 327-2202

Bethel African Methodist Episcopal (AME) Church
1504 Beach 11th Street
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 327-7043

Bethel Temple Church of God In Christ
18 Scott Gadell Place
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 868-0232

Church of God
1300 Central Avenue
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 471-0710
www.thechurchofgod.cc

Community Church-The Nazarene
1414 Central Avenue
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 327-5242

Eastern New York General Assembly
1425 Beach Channel Drive
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 327-9470

Eglise Baptiste D'expression
710 Beach 20th Street
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 337-1087
www.ebeffrock.com

Evangelical Holiness Church
1143 Beach Channel Drive
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 471-5553

Far Rockaway Cathedral
1252 Brunswick Avenue
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 471-2120

Far Rockaway Church of Christ
2122 Birdsall Avenue
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 337-5102

First Baptist Church
2050 Nameoke Avenue
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 327-2208
www.firstb.org

1510 Redfern Avenue
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 327-2208

First Church of God
1425 Beach Channel Drive
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 327-1114
www.fcogny.org

First Presbyterian Church
896 Central Avenue
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 327-2440
www.fpcjackson.org

Full Gospel Tabernacle
361 Beach 42nd Street
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 327-2221

Global Vision Associated Reformed Prebyterian (ARP) Church
3808 Beach Channel Drive, # 2H
Far Rockaway, 11691
(646) 431-2114

God's Pentecostal Church
1836 Cornaga Avenue
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 337-1038

H Kelly Temple Church of God In Christ
1801 Redfern Avenue
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 327-0403

House On The Rock Church
11415 Rockaway Beach Boulevard
Rockaway Park, 11694
(718) 474-5515

International Pentecostal City
1618 Central Avenue
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 327-9537

Jehovah's Witnesses
2360 Brookhaven Avenue
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 471-5780
www.watchtower.org

Jesus Is Justice Mission
219 Beach 28th Street
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 337-0565

Kingdom Christian Acadamy
710 Hartman Lane
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 474-0003

1124 Foam Place
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 474-0003

Living Rock Ministries
1801 Redfern Avenue
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 327-3100
www.livingrockcc.org

Our Lady Help of Christians
236 Beach 128th Street
Rockaway Park, 11694
(718) 474-0328

Pentecostal Church
1361 Beach Channel Drive
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 471-8020

Prince of Peace Pentecostal
1835 Mott Avenue
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 337-5849

Redeemed Christian Church-God
5307 Rockaway Beach Boulevard
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 634-4557

Refuge Church of Christ
1837 Mott Avenue
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 479-4155

Rise up and be healed ,in the name of Jesus.
1059 Beach 22nd Street
Far Rockaway, 11691
(646) 472-6431

Rockaway Revival Center
1526 Central Avenue
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 337-5080

Saint Camillus
9915 Rockaway Beach Boulevard
Rockaway Park, 11694
(718) 634-8229

Saint Francis De Sales Church
12916 Rockaway Beach Boulevard
Rockaway Park, 11694
(718) 634-6464
www.stfrancisdesalesparish.org

Saint Mary's Star of The Sea
1920 New Haven Avenue
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 327-1133
www.saintsmaryandgertrude.org

Solid Rock Seventh Day Advntst
5205 Rockaway Beach Boulevard
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 634-1622
www.adventist.org

Tabernacle Commty Church Family Church
2919 Brookhaven Avenue
Far Rockaway, 11691
(347) 230-4712

The United Methodist Center in Far Rockaway
1032 Beach 19th Street
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 327-5070
www.farmission.org

Universal Church of Salvation
1121 Bayport Place
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 868-1747

Upper Room International Ministry
708 Beach 19th Street
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 471-5741

West End Temple
14702 Newport Avenue
Rockaway Park, 11694
(718) 634-0301

World Harvest Deliverance Center
1521 Central Avenue
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 337-6080



Colleges in Far Rockaway, NY

Global Business Inst
1931 Mott Avenue
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 327-6239
www.gbi.edu

National Career College
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 327-2220

New York Career Training School
1032 Beach 20th Street
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 327-3030
www.newyorkcareertrainingschool.com



Community Board of Far Rockaway, NY

Queens Community Board 14 (Breezy Point, Belle Harbor, Broad Channel, Neponsit, Arverne, Bayswater, Edgemere, Rockaway Park, Rockaway and Far Rockaway)

1931 Mott Avenue,
Far Rockaway, 11691
Phone: 718-471-7300
Fax: 718-868-2657
Email: cbrock14@nyc.rr.com
Website: www.queenscb14.org
Chair: Dolores Orr
District Manager: Jonathan L. Gaska
Board Meeting: Second Tuesday, 7:00pm
Cabinet Meeting: First Thursday of every other month, 9:30 am



Con Edison/electricity in Far Rockaway, NY

www.coned.com

There is no Con Edison office in Far Rockaway.

(Sidenote: Find Con Edison office in nearby neighborhoods.)



DMV/Department of Motor Vehicles in Far Rockaway, NY

In order to save time at the DMV, check out the NYS Department of Motor Vehicles website before you go:
http://www.dmv.ny.gov

There are three DMV offices in Queens, NY:

1.  College Point Office (New York State DMV)
30-56 Whitestone Expressway
Flushing, NY 11354
(Cross Streets - Linden Place and 30th Avenue)
Hours:  M, T, W & F 8:30 - 4:00, Thursday 10:00 - 6:00  Permit & Escort Vehicle Tests: M, Tu, W & F 8:30 - 3:30, Th 10:00 - 5:00; CDL written knowledge tests: M, Tu, W & F 8:30 - 12:00, Th 10:00 - 1:00; CDL endorsements only - M, Tu, W & F 8:30 - 2:30, Th 10:00 - 4:00
For more information call: 718-966-6155 or 212-645-5550.

2.  Springfield Gardens Office(New York State DMV)
168-35 Rockaway Boulevard
Jamaica, NY 11434
(Cross Streets - 175th Street and 148th Avenue)
Hours: M, T, W, & F 8:30 - 4:00, Thursday 10:00 - 6:00  Permit & Escort Vehicle Tests: M, Tu, W & F 8:30 - 3:30, Th 10:00 - 5:00; CDL written knowledge tests: M, Tu, W & F 8:30 - 12:00, Th 10:00 - 1:00
For more information call: 718-966-6155 or 212-645-5550.

3.  Jamaica Office - the main Queens Office (New York State DMV)
168-46 91st Avenue, 2nd Floor
Jamaica, NY 11432
(Cross Street - corner of 169th Street)
Hours: M - F 8:30 - 4:00 CDL Tests: 8:30 - 12:00; Escort Vehicle Tests: 8:30 - 3:30
For more information call: 718-966-6155 or 212-645-5550.



Drug Stores in Far Rockaway, NY

Belle Harbor Chemists
412 Beach 129th Street
Rockaway Park, 11694
(718) 634-0001

Central Pharmacy
1338 Central Avenue
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 327-2293

CVS Pharmacy
271 Beach 20th Street
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 327-2121
www.cvs.com

271 Beach 20th Street
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 327-2121

Dawn Pharmacy
1288 Central Avenue
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 327-1700

Duane Reade
11602 Beach Channel Drive
Rockaway Park, 11694
(718) 945-7782
www.duanereade.com

11303 Beach Channel Drive
Rockaway Park, 11694
(718) 634-3900

Ideal Drugs Inc
1901 Mott Avenue
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 868-4860

Kings Pharmacy
194 Beach 116th Street
Rockaway Park, 11694
(718) 318-0300

Mott Pharmacy & Surgical
2119 Mott Avenue
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 327-2511

Ocean Park Drugs
1727 Seagirt Boulevard
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 471-2500

Prescription World Inc
711B Seagirt Avenue, # 2
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 327-4300

Redfern Drugs Inc
1485 Beach Channel Drive
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 471-3090

Rite Aid
10640 Rockaway Beach Boulevard
Rockaway Park, 11694
(718) 318-8512
www.riteaid.com

Rockaway Drugs Inc
194 Beach 116th Street
Rockaway Park, 11694
(718) 318-0005

Russo's Pharmacy
1909 Cornaga Avenue
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 327-7027

Smart Shop Pharmacy Inc
3217 Beach Channel Drive, # A
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 868-2200

Vista Pharmacy
529 Beach 20th Street
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 327-0600

Walgreens
11602 Beach Channel Drive
Rockaway Park, 11694
(718) 945-7781
www.walgreens.com



Fire Departments in Far Rockaway, NY

None

(Sidenote: Find Fire Departments in nearby neighborhoods.)



Garbage Pick-Up/Recycle/other in Far Rockaway, NY

To find out when your trash will be picked up, check the website of the NYC Department of Sanitation (www.nyc.gov/sanitation) or use this link
(http://gis.nyc.gov/gisapp/sn/sanitation.jsp) which will open into a new window. Plug in your address, and you'll find out the days for regular garbage collection and for recycling in your neighborhood.



Girl and Boy Scouts of Far Rockaway, NY

Girl Scout Council of Greater New York
43 West 23rd Street
New York, NY 10010-4283
(212) 645-4000
Website: http://www.girlscoutsnyc.org/

Chief Executive Officer
Barbara Murphy-Warrington, ext. 270

Administration
Kandice Lavalas, Executive Assistant, ext. 272

Program and Administration
Dawn Nolan, SVP, Program & Administration, ext. 268
Elizabeth Lopez, Administrative Assistant, ext. 238

Boy Scouts of America
www.scouting.org



Hospitals in Far Rockaway, NY

Ambulatory Care Center
131 Beach 19th Street
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 869-8282
www.ehs.org

Bezalel Health Related Facility
2938 Far Rockaway Boulevard
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 471-2600

North Shore University Hospital
821 Bay 25th Street
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 337-6650

Peninsula Hospital Center (Extended
Care and Rehabilitations)
5115 Beach Channel Drive
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 734-2000

Saint John's Episcopal Hospital
718 Beach 20th Street, # 720
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 869-8200

131 Beach 19th Street
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 869-8282

327 Beach 19th Street
Far Rockaway, 11691
(516) 239-7534 



Libraries in Far Rockaway, NY

Brooklyn Public Library
1045 Nameoke Street
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 868-0284

535 Briar Place
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 868-0246

180 Beach 35th Street
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 471-1563

Queen Borough Public Library
1637 Central Avenue
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 327-2549
www.qbpl.org

11615 Rockaway Beach Boulevard
Rockaway Park, 11694
(718) 634-1876



Local Media...Newspapers, TV, Radio of Far Rockaway, NY

The Wave (Rockaway's Newspaper Since 1893)
www.rockawave.com



Malls/Shopping Centers in Far Rockaway, NY

None

(Sidenote: Find Malls/Shopping Centers in nearby neighborhoods.)



Mosques/Masjids in Far Rockaway, NY

Islamic Society
1032 Beach 19th Street
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 471-0019



Nearby Neighborhoods Close To Far Rockaway, NY

Arverne
Breezy Point
Broad Channel
Rockaway Beach



Parking in Far Rockaway, NY

Welcome Parking
5115 Beach Channel Drive
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 474-2513



Parks in Far Rockaway, NY

Bayswater Park
Dwight Avenue, Seagirt Boulevard between Beach 38 Street and Bay 32 Street

Facilities include barbecuing areas, baseball fields, basketball courts, handball courts, tennis courts, kayak/conoe launch sites, bathrooms, dog runs, playgrounds, spray showers, and water fountains.

Edgemere Urban Renewal Park
Beach Channel Drive and B 45th Street

Jamaica Bay Park
Mott Basin to the City Line

Facilities include volleyball courts.

Park
Rockaway Boardwalk between B. 32 Street and B. 28 Street

Facilities include playgrounds.

Park
Rockaway Boardwalk between B. 41 Street and B. 39 Street

Facilities include playgrounds.

Park
Rockaway Boardwalk between Crest Road and B. 17 Street

Facilities include barbecuing areas, baseball fields, and basketball courts

Park
Rockaway Boardwalk between B. 28 Street and B. 26 Street

Facilities include playgrounds.

Park
Rockaway Boardwalk between B. 48 Street and B. 48 Way

Facilities include playgrounds.

Park
Rockaway Boardwalk between B. 52 Street and B. 51 Street

Facilities include volleyball courts.

Park
Rockaway Boardwalk at B. 50 Street

Park
Rockaway Boardwalk between B. 49 St and B. 48 Street

Park
Rockaway Boardwalk between B. 48 Way and B. 47 Street

Park
Rockaway Boardwalk between B. 47 Street and B. 47 Way

Park
Rockaway Boardwalk between B. 47 Street and B. 46 Place

Park
Rockaway Boardwalk at B. 61 Street

Park
Rockaway Boardwalk between B. 46 Place and B. 46 Way

Park
Rockaway Boardwalk between B. 46 Way and B. 46 Street

Park
Rockaway Boardwalk between B. 45 Street and B. 44 Street

Park
Rockaway Boardwalk between B. 43 Street and B. 42 Street

Facilities include playgrounds.

Park
Rockaway Boardwalk between B. 39 Street and B. 38 Street

Rockaway Beach and Boardwalk (498.15 Acres)
Lands underwater between Beach 2 Street and Beach 73 Street

Facilities include barbecuing areas, baseball fields, basketball courts, handball courts, volleyball courts, bathrooms, beaches, skate parks, playgrounds, spray showers, and water fountains.

Rockaway Community Park
Almeda Avenue, Norton Avenue between Beach 58 Street, Sommerville Basin and Beach 49 Street, Conch Basin

Facilities include basketball courts, handball courts, tennis courts, cricket fields, dog runs, and playgrounds.



Pet Care...Hospitals, Grooming in Far Rockaway, NY

Animal Hospital Of The Rockaways
11410 Beach Channel Drive
Rockaway Park, 11694
(718) 474-0500
www.animalhospitaloftherockaways.com

Heidis Doggie Treasures In
429 Beach 124th Street
Rockaway Park, 11694
(718) 474-4631

Perfect Pet Spa
437 Beach 129 Street
Rockaway Park, 11694
(718) 945-5252

Purrfect Pet
1915 Mott Avenue
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 868-4949



Playgrounds in Far Rockaway, NY

Almeda Playground
Beach 65 Street to Beach 66 Street, Beach Channel Drive

Beach 9 Playground
Seagirt Boulevard between B. 12 Street and B. 9 Street

Facilities include handball courts, and playgrounds.

Beach 17 Playground
Seagirt Boulevard between B. 17 Street and B. 12 Street

Facilities include handball courts, playgrounds, spray showers and water fountains.

Conch Playground
Beach Channel Drive and B 49 Street

Facilities include handball courts, playgrounds, and water fountains.

Grassmere Playground
Grassmere Terrace, Brookhaven Avenue, Briar Place

Facilities include handball courts, and playgrounds.

Lannett Playground
B 8 Street, Lannett Avenue, B 9 Street

Facilities include handball courts, and playgrounds.

Sorrentino Recreation Center
8-48 Cornaga Avenue

Facilities include recreation centers.

Redfern Playground
Beach 12 Street, Redfern Avenue

Facilities include baseball fields, basketball courts, handball courts, playgrounds and water fountains.

Westbourne Playground
Mott Avenue, Westbourne Avenue between Bay 28 Street and Bay 25 Street

Facilities include handball courts, spray showers, and playgrounds.



Police Station/Precinct in Far Rockaway, NY

Precinct 100
Phone:  718-318-4200

Precinct 101
Phone:  718-868-3400



Post Offices in Far Rockaway, NY

1.  Far Rockaway

1836 Mott Avenue
Far Rockaway, 11691
(800) 275-8777
www.usps.com

Business Hours:
Mon-Fri
9:00am-5:30pm
Sat
9:00am-4:00pm
Sun
Closed



Public Transportation in Far Rockaway, NY

Local Buses and Trains:

Q22 (No overnight service)...Streets Traveled... Beach Channel Drive, Rockaway Beach Boulevard
Terminals: Far Rockaway...Mott Avenue and Beach 20th Street at Far Rockaway – Mott Avenue ( A  train) <----> Roxbury...Beach 169th Street and Rockaway Point Boulevard

Q35 (Runs 24 hours a day.)...Streets Traveled... Flatbush Avenue, Newport Avenue
Terminals: Midwood, Brooklyn...Avenue H and Flatbush Avenue at Flatbush Avenue (2, 5  trains)<----> Rockaway Park...Newport Avenue and Beach 116 Street

Q53 (No overnight service)...Streets Traveled... Broadway, Woodhaven Boulevard, Cross Bay Boulevard, Rockaway Beach Boulevard
Terminals: Woodside...61 Street and Roosevelt Avenue at Woodside – 61st Street subway / LIRR station (7 trains) <----> Rockaway Park Beach 116 Street at Rockaway Park – Beach 116th Street station (A, S  trains)
Note:  This is a limited-stop service.  For local service, use the Q11 or Q21 local.  Rush-hour service supplemented by Q21 Limited service south of Elmhurst.

Q113 (Runs 24 hours a day.)...Streets Traveled... Guy R. Brewer Boulevard, 147 Avenue, Rockaway Turnpike, Wanser Avenue, Beach Channel Drive, Beach 9 Street
Terminals: Jamaica...Parsons Boulevard and 88 Avenue at Parsons Boulevard (E, F trains)<----> Far Rockaway...Seagirt Boulevard and Beach 20 Street
Also, Limited Stop Service is available and the buses run express between Springfield Gardens and Far Rockaway with a stop on the Queens side of Five Towns.
Note:  For the Limited-stop service buses travel Guy R. Brewer Boulevard, Rockaway Boulevard, Nassau Expressway, Central Avenue, Beach 9 Street.



Schools...Pre-Kindergarten, Elementary, Middle, High, Private/Parochial in Far Rockaway, NY

Public Schools:

Pre-Kindergarten and Elementary

P.S. 043 (Q043)
160 Beach 29 Street, Queens, 11691
718-327-5860
Grades: Pre-Kindergarten, 0K, 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08, Special Education
District: 27

P.S. 104 The Bays Water (Q104)
26-01 Mott Avenue, Queens, 11691
718-327-1910
Grades: Pre-Kindergarten, 0K, 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, Special Education
District: 27

P.S. 105 The Bay School (Q105)
420 Beach 51 Street, Queens, 11691
718-474-8615
Grades: Pre-Kindergarten, 0K, 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08, Special Education
District: 27

P.S. 106 (Q106)
180 Beach 35 Street, Queens, 11691
718-327-5828
Grades: Pre-Kindergarten, 0K, 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, Special Education
District: 27

P.S. 197 The Ocean School (Q197)
825 Hicksville Road, Queens, 11691
718-327-1083
Grades: Pre-Kindergarten, 0K, 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, Special Education
District: 27

P.S. 215 Lucretia Mott (Q215)
535 Briar Place, Queens, 11691
718-327-7928
Grades: Pre-Kindergarten, 0K, 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, Special Education
District: 27

P.S. 253 (Q253)
1307 Central Avenue, Queens, 11691
718-327-0895
Grades: Pre-Kindergarten, 0K, 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, Special Education
District: 27

Middle/Junior High/Intermediate Schools (Grades 6 to 8)

Academy of Medical Technology: A College Board School (Q309)
Far Rockaway Educational Campus
8-21 Bay 25 Street, Queens, 11691
718-471-3571
Grades: 06, 07, 08, 09, 10, 11, 12, Special Education
District: 27

Channel View School for Research (Q262)
Beach Channel Educational Campus
100-00 Beach Channel Drive, Queens, 11694
718-634-1970
Grades: 06, 07, 08, 09, 10, 11, 12, Special Education
District: 27

Knowledge and Power Preparatory Academy VI (Q282)
8-21 Bay 25 Street, Queens, 11691
718-471-6934
Grades: 06, 07, 08, Special Education
District: 27

M.S. 053 Brian Piccolo (Q053)
10-45 Nameoke Street, Queens, 11691
718-471-6900
Grades: 06, 07, 08, Special Education
District: 27

P.S. / M.S. 114 Belle Harbor (Q114)
134-01 Clronston Avenue, Queens, 11694
718-634-3382
Grades: 0K, 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08, Special Education
District: 27

P.S. 043 (Q043)
160 Beach 29 Street, Queens, 11691
718-327-5860
Grades: Pre-Kindergarten, 0K, 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08, Special Education
District: 27

P.S. 105 The Bay School (Q105)
420 Beach 51 Street, Queens, 11691
718-474-8615
Grades: Pre-Kindergarten, 0K, 01, 02, 03, 04, 05, 06, 07, 08, Special Education
District: 27

Scholars' Academy (Q323)
320 Beach 104th Street, Queens, 11694
718-474-6918
Grades: 06, 07, 08, 09, 10, 11, 12
District: 27

Village Academy (Q319)
10-45 Nameoke Street, Queens, 11691
718-471-6042
Grades: 06, 07, 08, Special Education
District: 27

High Schools

Academy of Medical Technology: A College Board School (Q309)
Far Rockaway Educational Campus
8-21 Bay 25 Street, Queens, 11691
718-471-3571
Grades: 06, 07, 08, 09, 10, 11, 12, Special Education
District: 27

Beach Channel High School (Q410)
Beach Channel Educational Campus
100-00 Beach Channel Drive, Queens, 11694
718-945-6900
Grades: 09, 10, 11, 12, Special Education
District: 27

Channel View School for Research (Q262)
Beach Channel Educational Campus
100-00 Beach Channel Drive, Queens, 11694
718-634-1970
Grades: 06, 07, 08, 09, 10, 11, 12, Special Education
District: 27

Frederick Douglass Academy VI High School (Q260)
Far Rockaway Educational Campus
8-21 Bay 25 Street, Queens, 11691
718-471-2154
Grades: 09, 10, 11, 12, Special Education
District: 27

Queens High School for Information, Research, and Technology (Q302)
Far Rockaway Educational Campus
8-21 Bay 25 Street, Queens, 11691
718-868-2978
Grades: 09, 10, 11, 12, Special Education
District: 27

Rockaway Collegiate High School (Q351)
100-00 Beach Channel Drive, Queens, 11694
718-634-3031
Grades: 09, 10, 11, 12, Special Education
District: 27

Rockwaya Park High School For Environmental Sustainability (Q324)
Beach Channel Educational Campus
100-00 Beach Channel Drive, Queens, 11694
718-318-6170
Grades: 09, 10, Special Education
District: 27

Scholars' Academy (Q323)
320 Beach 104th Street, Queens, 11694
718-474-6918
Grades: 06, 07, 08, 09, 10, 11, 12
District: 27

Private/Parochial Schools

Bnos Bais Yaakov-Far Rockaway
Category:  K-12 Schools, Wholesale Industrial Machinery, Private Schools, Colleges, Business & Secretarial Schools
(718) 337-9160
609 Beach 9th Street
Far Rockaway, 11691

Church Of God Christian Academy
Category:  Parochial Schools, K-12 Schools, Private Schools
(718) 327-9590
1332 Central Avenue
Far Rockaway, 11691
www.cogca.org

Peninsula Prep Charter School
Category:  K-12 Schools, Private Schools, High Schools
(718) 471-7220
1045 Nameoke Street
Far Rockaway, 11691
www.peninsulaprep.org

Saint Mary's School
Category:  Parochial Schools, Kindergartens, K-12 Schools, Private Schools, Elementary Schools, Preschools, Junior Highs
(718) 327-2242
595 Beach 19th Street
Far Rockaway, 11691

Torah Academy For Girls
Category:  K-12 Schools, Parochial Schools, Private Schools, Colleges, Preschools
(718) 471-5003
444 Beach 6th Street
Far Rockaway, 11691

Torah Academy For Girls High School
Category:  Parochial Schools, K-12 Schools, Private Schools, High Schools
(718) 327-1300
636 Lanett Avenue
Far Rockaway, 11691

Yeshiva Of Far Rockaway
Category:  Adult and Continuing Education, Non-Profit Organizations, Colleges, Vocational Schools, Private & Parochial Colleges
(718) 327-7600
802 Hicksville Road
Far Rockaway, 11691
www.yofr.org



Social Security Office in Far Rockaway, NY

National Toll-Free     1-800-772-1213
TTY    1-800-325-0778
www.socialsecurity.gov

1.  Far Rockaway Office

617 Beach 20th Street
Far Rockaway, New York,11691

2.  Rockaway Park Office

11306 Rockaway Beach Boulevard
Rockaway Park, 11694
Office Hours : MONDAY - FRIDAY:08:30 AM - 03:30 PM
Except Federal Holidays



Supermarkets/Grocery Stores in Far Rockaway, NY

Associated Supermarket
20 Scott Gadell Place
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 868-1326
www.associatedsupermarkets.com

2050 Mott Avenue
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 868-1326

245 Beach 20th Street
Far Rockaway, 11691 
(718) 471-5790

2052 Mott Avenue
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 868-4576

Fine Faire Supermarket
1336 Beach Channel Drive
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 868-4924

Key Food
2020 New Haven Avenue
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 337-2740
www.keyfoodstores.com

10538 Rockaway Beach Boulevard
Rockaway Park, 11694
(718) 634-1544

Parkway Butter & Egg Supermarket
1326 Central Avenue
Far Rockaway, 11691
(800) 300-0181

Waldbaum's
11215 Beach Channel Drive
Rockaway Park, 11694
(718) 474-6366
www.waldbaums.com
 
International/Specialty/Ethnic Food Stores

Curran Superior Meat Inc
417 Beach 129th Street
Rockaway Park, 11694
(718) 634-7408

K & M Food Market Inc
2129 Mott Avenue
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 337-2120

Kosher World Supermarket Inc
1913 Cornaga Avenue
Far Rockaway, 11691 
(718) 471-7555

Sand Castle Food Mart Inc
711 Seagirt Boulevard
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 471-4483



Synagogues in Far Rockaway, NY

Agudah Israel of West Lawrence
646 Seagirt Boulevard
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 868-4953
www.aiwl.org

Bayswater Jewish Center
2355 Healy Avenue
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 471-7771
www.bjcfr.com

Congregation Kneseth Israel
728 Empire Avenue
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 327-0500
www.whiteshul.com

Congregation Shaare Zedek
315 Beach 30th Street
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 327-0830

Eruv Status of Far Rockaway
728 Empire Avenue
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 471-9200

Kollel Anshei Chemed
814 Caffrey Avenue
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 337-6056

Kollel & Avreichim Lawrence
1204 Beach 12th Street
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 471-5082

Seaside Jewish Center
10300 Shore Front Parkway, # 2
Rockaway Park, 11694
(718) 634-1141

Temple Beth-El
201 Beach 121st Street
Rockaway Park, 11694
(718) 634-8100
www.templebethelrp.com

Yeshiva Darchei Torah Inc
211 Beach 17th Street
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 868-2300

Young Israel of Far Rockaway
716 Beach 9th Street
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 471-6724

Young Israel Wavecrest Senior Bayswater League
2716 Healy Avenue
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 327-0297 



Temples/Mandirs in Far Rockaway, NY

None

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Town Hall in Far Rockaway, NY

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YMCA in Far Rockaway, NY

Ymca
825 Hicksville Road
Far Rockaway, 11691
(718) 327-2840
www.ymca.net


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