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Academy of Finance and Enterprise

Overview paragraph: The mission of the Academy of Finance and Enterprise is to provide students with an academic, business/financial, and technology program that is challenging, student centered, and project-based. Students are exposed to the world of global business and are inspired to become respectful and successful members of a continually evolving community. Students participate in mentoring, job shadowing, community service, and paid internships.
Diplomaendorsements: CTE, Math, Science

School Performance

Graduation Rate: 94% of students graduate in four years.
Attendance Rate: 93% of students attendance.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 70% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 77% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 90% students feel safe in the hallways, bathrooms, locker room and cafeteria. (Student opinions on school safety, as reported on the NYC School Survey.)

Programs offered

Program 1: Academy of Finance and Enterprise
Code: Q08R
Program description: Students are able to receive a CTE endorsement in their diplomas if the student completes the CTE requirements.
Interest: Business
Method: Ed. Opt.

Offer Rate: -100% of offers went to this group
Seats 9 GE: 104
Grade 9 GE filled flag: Y
Grade 9 GE applicants: 1701
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 16
Seats 9 SWD: 20
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: Y
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 207
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 10

Seats 10: Yes-20
Admissions priority 1: Priority to Queens students or residents
Admissions priority 2: Then to New York City residents


Extracurricular activities: After-School Tutoring, AP Prep, Art, Computer, Cooking, Dance, Drama, Entrepreneurship, Environmental, Filipino American Human Services Inc. (FAHSI), Guitar, Honor Society, Journalism, Kaplan SAT Program for Juniors and Sophomores, Leadership, Music, New York Cares, Rewarding Achievement (REACH), Student Government, Visual Arts, Yoga
Psal Sports Boys: Basketball, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Table Tennis, Wrestling
Psal Sports Girls: Basketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, Rugby, Soccer, Softball, Table Tennis, Volleyball

Other info

Total students: 598
Start time: 8:20am
End time: 2:40pm
Grades 2018: 9 to 12
Final grades: 9 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language
Language classes: Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP Calculus AB, AP Chemistry, AP English Language and Composition, AP Spanish, AP Statistics, AP U.S. Government and Politics, AP U.S. History, AP World History
Additional info: Community Service Expected; Dress Code; Extended Day Program; Extended Day Program (Tutoring); Internships; Saturday Programs; Student Parent Orientation; Summer Internships; Uniform

School accessibility description: 2
School 10th seats: Y

More info

Borough: Queens
NTA: Hunters Point-Sunnyside-West Maspeth
Neighborhood: Hunters Point-Sunnyside

School Number: Q735
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 2
Council district: 26
Census tract: 179
BIN: 4003517
BBL: 4002740001

About Academy of Finance and Enterprise


Address: 30-20 Thomson Avenue, Long Island City NY 11101
Latitude: 40.745095
Longitude: -73.936635
Phone number: 718-389-3623
Fax number: 718-389-3724
School email: [email protected]
Subway: 7 to 33rd St-Rawson St; E, M, R to Queens Plaza; G to Court Square; N, W to Queensboro Plaza
Bus: B62, Q100, Q101, Q102, Q32, Q39, Q60, Q66, Q67, Q69, X63, X64, X68

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Portfolio-Based Assessments

CTE program(s) in: Business and Entrepreneurship

CUNY College Now courses through Baruch College, BMCC, NYC College of Technology, LaGuardia Community College

Other college courses offered at Monroe College and New York University (NYU)

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