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Academy of Finance and Enterprise

Overview written by the school: 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: Math, Science

School Performance

Graduation Rate: 95% (at the end of the school year before last, the percent of students who graduated "on time" by earning a diploma four years after they entered 9th grade).
Daily Attendance Rate: 93% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 68% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 76% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 88% 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.

Seats 9 GE: 105
Grade 9 GE filled flag: Y
Grade 9 GE applicants: 1941
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 18
Seats 9 SWD: 19
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: Y
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 238
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 13

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

Requirement 1: Attendance
Requirement 2: Punctuality
Requirement 3: Course Grades: Average
Standardized Test Scores: English Language Arts, Math

Activities

Extracurricular Activities
Extracurricular activities and clubs offered by the school that do not fall under one of the Sports categories (PSAL Sports or School Sports): After-School Programs: Regents Prep, AP Prep, NY Cares SAT & Sophomore Skills, PSAT Prep through Khan Academy. CUNY College Now: AOFE is affiliated with Baruch College and La Guardia Community College and other Colleges. Extra: DECA, Toastmaster, Young Debaters Program, Girls Inc., Big Brother & Big Sister, Junior Achievement, NFTE, VE, NAF, Lenovo App Inventor, Amazon Edhesive Future Engineer, OpNet, SEO, Urban Up bound. National & BTA Honor Society. Clubs: Asian, DECA, ER, Chess, Dance etc.
PSAL Sports Boys
Male PSAL (Public School Athletics League) sports offered at the school, listed under Extracurricular Activities and Clubs in the HS Directory: Basketball, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Table Tennis, Wrestling
PSAL Sports Girls
Female PSAL (Public School Athletics League) sports offered at the school, listed under Extracurricular Activities and Clubs in the HS Directory: Basketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, Rugby, Soccer, Softball, Table Tennis, Volleyball
PSAL Sports Coed
Co-ed PSAL (Public School Athletics League) sports offered at the school, listed under Extracurricular Activities and Clubs in the HS Directory: No data
School Sports
Sports offered by the school outside PSAL (Public School Athletics League): No data
Flag for female only school: No data
Flag for male only school: No data

Other info

Total students: 649
Start time: 8:20am
End time: 2:40pm

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 Language and Culture, AP Statistics, AP U.S. Government and Politics, AP United States History, AP World History: Modern
Additional info: Dress Code; Extended Day Program; Saturday Programs; Student Parent Orientation; Summer Internships; Uniform

School accessibility description: Fully Accessible
Flag for schools that offer 10th grade seats: Y

More info

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

School Number: Q735
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 402
Council district: 26
Census tract: 179
BIN: 4003517
BBL: 4002740001

About Academy of Finance and Enterprise

Contacts

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]
Website: AOFEHS.org
Subway lines near the school: 7 to 33rd St-Rawson St; E, M, R to Queens Plaza; G to Court Square; N, W to Queensboro Plaza
Bus lines near the school: B62, Q100, Q101, Q102, Q32, Q39, Q60, Q66, Q67, Q69, X63, X64, X68

Hotels near Academy of Finance and Enterprise

District Borough Number: 
24Q264
Academic opportunities: 

Portfolio-Based Assessments

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)

CTE program(s): Academy of Finance, Entrepreneurship/Virtual Enterprise

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