Details overview

Hours 8:15 AM - 3:00 PM
School leader PRINCIPAL - MS. SHIRLEY H. MATTHEWS
District New York City Geographic District # 2
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Dress code
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Humanities
Environmental
Instructional / curriculum models used Advanced placement (AP) courses
Honors track

Classes

3
Languages
including: French
World languages taught French
Spanish
Italian

Support

Extra learning resources (misc.) Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
Level of ESL/ELL programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Hispanic 57% 23%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 17% 9%
Black 15% 19%
White 11% 48%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Two or more races 0% 1%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
Female 50% 49%
Male 50% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 68% 43%
English Language Learners 8% 8%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

6
Girls Sports
including: Soccer
6
Boys Sports
including: Softball
Girls sports Cross country
Basketball
Tennis
Soccer
Sofbtall
Volleyball
Boys sports Softball
Cross country
Basketball
Tennis
Soccer
Volleyball

Teachers

Teacher characteristics

  This school State average
Education levels: Master's degree or higher 36% 39%
Source: See notes

Neighborhood

Transportation options Paid public transportation
Transportation options (misc.) Busses - M10, M104, M11, M20, M31, M5, M50, M57, M66, M7. Subways - E to 50th St; N, Q, R to 57th St - 7 Av; 1, A, B, C, D to 59th St-Columbus Circle

Enrollment

Ways to enroll/attend this school Live in the attendance zone

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012
Students by group NCES, 2011-2012
Teacher characteristics NYSED, 2011-2012