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Hours 8:10 AM - 2:45 PM
School leader Omar Ortiz
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Classes

0
Visual Arts
2
Music
including: Theory
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Instrumental and theory music lessons
Theory
Performing & written arts Dance
Media arts Video and film production
Visual arts None
World languages taught Spanish
Academic themes / Areas of focus None
Instructional / curriculum models used Direct instruction
Individually guided instruction
Project-based
Standards-based
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered No
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 3 years old

Support

9
Facilities
including: Learning lab
Extra learning resources Counseling
Tutoring
Level of ESL/ELL programming None
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Facilities Art room
Computer lab
Gym
Internet access
Learning lab
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Performance stage
Science lab

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School cultural diversity1

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Hispanic 57% 21%
Black 23% 21%
White 12% 52%
Asian 7% n/a
Two or more races 2% n/a
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander n/a 6%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% n/a
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

2
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
2
Boys Sports
including: Track
3
Clubs
including: Chess club
Girls sports Basketball
Track
Boys sports Basketball
Track
Clubs Chess club
Debate
Yoga club
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
After school end time 6:00 PM
Before school start time 7:30 AM

Culture

Dress code Uniforms
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Organize fundraising events
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Bullying / cyber bullying policy Yes
Students typically continue on to these schools St. Jean Baptiste High School
  All Hallows High School
  Notre Dame High School

Teachers

14
Staff
including: Music teacher
Staff Art teacher
Computer specialist
Instructional aide / coach
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Nurse
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
School social worker / counselor
Special education coordinator
Speech and language therapist
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor
World languages spoken by staff Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Passes / tokens provided for public transportation
Accessible via public transportation
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Archdiocese of New York
Partner website Www.buildboldfutures.org
Partner Catholic School Region of Manhattan
Partner website Http://www.adny-m.org

Enrollment

Learn more Http://ascensionschoolnyc.org/applying
Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $5000
Tuition range (high) $7000
For the year 2014-2015
Vouchers accepted No
Financial aid offered Yes
Financial aid type School-based aid
Outside scholarships
# of applications received 0
For the year 2013-2014
# of students accepted 0
For the year 2013-2014

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2009-2010