Details overview

Hours 8:00 AM - 3:45 PM
School leader PRINCIPAL - MR. DARYL BLANK
District New York City Geographic District # 2
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts_all
Arts (all)
Business
Instructional / curriculum models used Advanced placement (AP) courses

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Photography
2
Music
including: Band
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Orchestra
Band
Performing & written arts Drama
Media arts Computer animation
Graphics
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
Photography
World languages taught Spanish

Support

8
Facilities
including: Auditorium
Facilities Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
Computer lab
Gym
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
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 52% 23%
Black 39% 19%
White 4% 48%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 4% 9%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Two or more races 0% 1%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
English learners 3% 8%
Female 93% 49%
Male 7% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 78% 43%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

9
Girls Sports
including: Track
6
Boys Sports
including: Volleyball
Girls sports Cheerleading
Basketball
Track
Fencing
Sofbtall
Volleyball
Soccer
Badminton
Wrestling
Boys sports Cheerleading
Basketball
Fencing
Volleyball
Soccer
Badminton

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Join PTO / PTA
Serve on school improvement team or governance council

Teachers

15
Staff
including: School psychologist
Staff Art teacher
Assistant principal
College counselor
Computer specialist
Cooking / nutrition teacher
ELL / ESL Coordinator
Coach(es)
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Nurse
PE instructor
School psychologist
Security personnel
Special education coordinator
Teacher aide / assistant teacher

Teacher characteristics

  This school State average
Education levels: Master's degree or higher 63% 39%
Source: See notes

Neighborhood

Transportation options Paid public transportation
Accessible via public transportation
Transportation options (misc.) Busses - M1, M11, M14AD, M20, M23, M34A-SBS, M34-SBS, M4, M5, M7. Subways - A, L to 14th St-8th Av; 1, C, E, F, M to 23rd St; N, R to 28th St; 2, 3 to 34th St - Penn Station; B, D, Q to 34th St-Herald Square

Sources

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