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Academy of Medical Technology: A College Board School

Overview paragraph: We provide students with a rich education through the lens of the healthcare professions. We fulfill the need for quality clinicians, nurses, and doctors. Students gain the skills necessary to become members of a healthcare team. We stress a hands-on approach to the sciences and STEM education. Our Medical Scholars program is in partnership with Plaza College where students receive free college credits. Additionally, our clinical internship program through St. John's Hospital provides real-world career experiences for students in a healthcare setting. Here at AMT, we help all students learn, grow, and become our future.

School Performance

Graduation Rate: 73% of students graduate in four years.
Attendance Rate: 86% of students attendance.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 80% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 32% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 81% 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 Medical Technology for New Students
Code: Q11A
Program description: Our program offers students a broad cross-section of academic and experiential programs that help students transition into college, the professional world, and beyond. All of our student leave our schools college and career ready.
Interest: Health Professions
Method: Ed. Opt.

Seats 9 GE: 50
Grade 9 GE filled flag: Y
Grade 9 GE applicants: 290
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 6
Seats 9 SWD: 10
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: Y
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 59
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 6

Seats 10: Yes-10
Admissions priority 1: Open to New York City residents

Activities

Extracurricular activities: Clinical Internship, Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA), Karate, Mentoring, Service Learning Internship Program
Psal Sports Boys: Baseball, Basketball, Football, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Swimming, Table Tennis
Psal Sports Girls: Basketball, Flag Football, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Volleyball
Psal Sports Coed: Double Dutch
School sports: (NCAA Cleared) Basketball, Football, Martial Arts, Swimming

Other info

Total students: 639
Start time: 7:30am
End time: 1:50pm
Grades 2018: 6 to 12
Final grades: 6 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language
Language classes: Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP Biology, AP Environmental Science, AP Spanish
Additional info: College Trips; Dress Code; Extended Day Program; Extended Day Program (Credit Recovery); Extended Day Program (Tutoring); Health Center; Internships; LYFE program; Online Grading System; Saturday Programs; Student Parent Orientation; Summer Bridge Program; Summer Orientation; Uniform; Weekend Programs

School 10th seats: Y

More info

Borough: Queens
NTA: Far Rockaway-Bayswater
Neighborhood: Far Rockaway-Bayswater
Campus name: Far Rockaway Educational Campus
School Number: Q465
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 14
Council district: 31
Census tract: 100802
BIN: 4300730
BBL: 4157360001

About Academy of Medical Technology: A College Board School

Contacts

Address: 8-21 Bay 25th Street, Far Rockaway NY 11691
Latitude: 40.60201
Longitude: -73.762795
Phone number: 718-471-3571
Fax number: 718-471-0314
School email: [email protected]
Website: schools.nyc.gov/SchoolSearch
Subway: A to Beach 25th St
Bus: Q22, QM17

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District Borough Number: 
27Q309
Academic opportunities: 

Many opportunities to accelerate and earn college credit while still in high school through our Medical Scholars Program through Plaza College.

Our clinical internships prepare students for academic challenges as well as future career goals.

STEM education is the backbone of future success. Our science instruction stresses hands-on problem solving and deep understanding of science content.