The 1,700 students at P.S. 143 share a small building, with 6 trailers and an annex 15 blocks away.
P.S. 307 in Corona has a nationally ranked elementary school chess team.
It's the second year in a row for P.S. 307, which was built in 2008 to help alleviate overcrowding.
A proposal to ease overcrowding at P.S. 11 in Woodside would make it worse, parents said.
Parents interested in learning more about local public schools can attend a meeting on Thursday.
Officials broke ground on P.S. 313, saying the new school will help overcrowding in Queens District 24.
Designs for the future P.S. 313 were presented at a Community Board 2 meeting.
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