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Academy for Health Careers

Overview written by the school: 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: 78% (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: 85% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 51% 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: 83% 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

Seats 9 GE: 90
Grade 9 GE filled flag: N
Grade 9 GE applicants: 723
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 8
Seats 9 SWD: 18
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: N
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 118
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 7

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

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): No data
PSAL Sports Boys
Male PSAL (Public School Athletics League) sports offered at the school, listed under Extracurricular Activities and Clubs in the HS Directory: Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Handball, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Tennis
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, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track
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): Cheerleading
Flag for female only school: No data
Flag for male only school: No data

Other info

Total students: 301
Start time: 8:35am
End time: 2:50pm

Final grades: 9 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language
Language classes: French, Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP English Language and Composition
Additional info: College Trips; Dress Code; Extended Day Program; Extended Day Program (Credit Recovery); Student Parent Orientation; Summer Internships; Summer Orientation; Uniform

School accessibility description: Fully Accessible
Flag for schools that offer 10th grade 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: 308
Council district: 36
Census tract: 311
BIN: 3030553
BBL: 3012160046

About Academy for Health Careers

Contacts

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]
Website: www.academyhc.org
Subway lines near the school: 3 to Kingston Ave; A to Utica Ave; C to Kingston-Throop
Bus lines near the school: B15, B25, B26, B43, B44, B45, B46, B65

Hotels near Academy for Health Careers

District Borough Number: 
17K751
Academic opportunities: 

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

Literacy Focus (Readers and Writers Seminar)

College and Career Advisory

CTE program(s): Nurse Assisting

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