Details overview

School leader PRINCIPAL - MS. MIRIAM NIGHTENGALE
District New York City Geographic District # 5
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Science
Mathematics
Instructional / curriculum models used Advanced placement (AP) courses

Classes

3
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
2
Languages
including: Spanish
Performing & written arts Dance
Drama
Improv
Creative writing
Poetry
Media arts Technical design and production
Video and film production
Visual arts Architecture
Design
Drawing / Sketching
World languages taught Spanish
Latin

Support

14
Facilities
including: Garden / Greenhouse
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Sports Fields
Art room
Auditorium
Cafeteria
College / career center
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Industrial shop
Internet access
Kitchen
Playground
Science lab
Swimming pool
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 49% 23%
Black 20% 19%
White 19% 48%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 12% 9%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1% 1%
Two or more races 0% 1%
Source: See notes

Students by group

  This school State average
English learners 1% 8%
Female 50% 49%
N/A 50% 51%
Male 50% 51%
Students participating in a free or reduced-price lunch program 60% 43%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

7
Girls Sports
including: Basketball
7
Boys Sports
including: Basketball
Girls sports Basketball
Track
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
Soccer
Cycling
Rugby
Volleyball
Boys sports Basketball
Track
Martial arts (judo, tae kwon do, karate, etc)
Soccer
Cycling
Rugby
Volleyball
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Volunteer time after school

Teachers

8
Staff
including: Assistant principal
Staff Art teacher
Assistant principal
College counselor
Computer specialist
Gardening teacher
Math specialist
PE instructor
Robotics / Technology specialist

Teacher characteristics

  This school State average
Education levels: Master's degree or higher 19% 39%
Source: See notes

Neighborhood

Transportation options Paid public transportation
Transportation options (misc.) Busses - BX15, M10, M100, M104, M11, M2, M3, M4, M5, M7

Sources

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