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Academy for Health Careers

Overview paragraph: The mission of the Academy for Health Careers is to ensure that every student develops a strong foundation in health studies, science, leadership, communication, and other competencies that are essential for careers in the healthcare services industry. Our goal is to have students who will be college and career ready upon graduation, prepared to participate in the global marketplace as skilled problem-solvers, critical thinkers, and self-sustaining citizens.

School Performance

Graduation Rate: 83% of students graduate in four years.
Attendance Rate: 83% of students attendance.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 44% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 56% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 87% 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 for Health Careers
Code: L64A

Interest: Health Professions
Method: Open

Offer Rate: -94% of offers went to this group
Seats 9 GE: 89
Grade 9 GE filled flag: N
Grade 9 GE applicants: 435
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 5
Seats 9 SWD: 19
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: N
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 76
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 4

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


Psal Sports Boys: Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Handball, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Tennis
Psal Sports Girls: Basketball, Cross Country, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track

School sports: (NCAA Cleared) Cheerleading and Science Club

Other info

Total students: 359
Start time: 8:30am
End time: 2:45pm
Grades 2018: 9 to 12
Final grades: 9 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language
Language classes: French, Spanish

Additional info: College Trips; Community Service Expected; Dress Code; Extended Day Program; Extended Day Program (Credit Recovery); Extended Day Program (Tutoring); Extended Year; Internships; LYFE program; Student Parent Orientation; Summer Internships; Summer Orientation; Uniform

School accessibility description: 2
School 10th seats: Y

More info

Borough: Brooklyn
NTA: Crown Heights North
Neighborhood: Crown Heights North
Campus name: Paul Robeson Educational Campus
School Number: K625
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 8
Council district: 36
Census tract: 311
BIN: 3030553
BBL: 3012160046

About Academy for Health Careers


Address: 150 Albany Avenue, Brooklyn NY 11213
Latitude: 40.675612
Longitude: -73.938843
Phone number: 718-773-0128
Fax number: 718-773-0648
School email: [email protected]
Subway: 3 to Kingston Ave; A to Utica Ave; C to Kingston-Throop
Bus: B15, B25, B26, B43, B44, B45, B46, B65

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CTE program(s) in: Health Science

CTE Programs in Health Careers

CUNY College Now courses in Health Science; APEX Learning (all subjects)

Literacy Focus (Readers and Writers Seminar)

College and Career Advisory

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