Graduation Rate: 72% (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: 83% of the school's students in the school year before last.
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: 35% 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.)
Program 1: Aerospace and Technology Academy
Program description: This program helps prepare students for careers in aviation. Students will have the opportunity to train in FAA flight and ground certification. Technical Certification is also offered for A+, C-Tech, and Microsoft MOUS Certification.
Seats 9 GE: 58
Grade 9 GE filled flag: N
Grade 9 GE applicants: 309
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 5
Seats 9 SWD: 10
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: N
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 73
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 7
Seats 10: Yes
Admissions priority 1: Open to New York City residents
Extracurricular activities and clubs offered by the school that do not fall under one of the Sports categories (PSAL Sports or School Sports): Ambassadors Leadership Program, AMHS Step Team, Art Studio, Athletics: Baseball, Aviation, Boys Basketball, Boys Leadership, Child Center of New York Mental Health Clinic, College and Career Readiness, Culinary, Football, Girls Basketball, Girls Leadership, Gender & Sexuality Alliance (GSA), Instrumental Band, Internships, Peer Mediator, Restorative Justice Task Force, Soccer, Softball, Steel pan music program,Track and Volleyball Clubs: Advisory
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, Football, Volleyball
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, Indoor Track, Softball
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
Sports offered by the school outside PSAL (Public School Athletics League): Football, Girls Basketball, Soccer, Softball, Track and Volleyball
Flag for female only school: No data
Flag for male only school: No data
Total students: 311
Start time: 8:10am
End time: 2:53pm
Final grades: 9 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language
Language classes: Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP 2-D Art and Design, AP Drawing, AP English Language and Composition, AP Environmental Science
Additional info: College Trips; Community School; Dress Code; Extended Day Program; Health Center; Online Grading System; Saturday Programs; Student Parent Orientation; Summer Bridge Program; Summer Internships; Summer Orientation; Uniform; Weekend Programs
School accessibility description: Fully Accessible
Flag for schools that offer 10th grade seats: Y
NTA: Springfield Gardens North
Neighborhood: Springfield Gardens North
School Number: Q400
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 412
Council district: 28
Census tract: 294
About August Martin High School
Address: 156-10 BAISLEY BOULEVARD, JAMAICA NY 11434
Phone number: 718-528-2920
Fax number: 718-276-1846
School email: [email protected]
Subway lines near the school: N/A
Bus lines near the school: Q111, Q113, Q114, Q6, Q7, QM21
Hotels near August Martin High School
Advanced courses in aviation allow students to sit for the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) exams toward the Private Pilot License.
Advanced courses in Culinary Arts allow students an opportunity to serve in internships and graduate with licensing in food service.
Beginner, intermediate, and advanced ELL services. Students can integrate into all general education courses.
Individualized learning environment that promotes a loving, scholar centered environment that teachers leadership through academics.
Communication Arts Academy offers Career Development and Arts Administration Workshops, Internships, and Summer College Bridge Program