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Automotive High School

Overview paragraph: This school is more than just automotive repair and technology. We have evolved to develop future leaders to meet academic and workforce challenges of the 21st century in Visual Arts, Software Engineering, Automotive Design, and Technology. Students receive personalized guidance and support in small classes. All students are offered the courses needed for the Advanced Regents Diploma and can earn college credits through CUNY College Now and Advanced Placement. Here, students learn 'grit', responsibility, creativity, and leadership skills. We empower them to create and follow the academic and social paths that will lead to success.
Diplomaendorsements: CTE

School Performance

Graduation Rate: 72% of students graduate in four years.
Attendance Rate: 81% of students attendance.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 81% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 18% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 79% 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 Automotive Specialists
Code: K60J
Program description: This rigorous 4-year sequence requires students to complete 1000 hours of work in engine performance, electronics, brakes, and transmissions for career opportunities in the automobile repair, tuning, diagnosis, and other areas. Students engage in industry-based assessments, competitions, and Work Based Learning opportunities with our business partners. Completion of the program results in CTE Certification and ASE/NATEF entry-level certification allowing the opportunity to work upon graduation.
Interest: Engineering
Method: Ed. Opt.

Seats 9 GE: 56
Grade 9 GE filled flag: N
Grade 9 GE applicants: 197
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 4
Seats 9 SWD: 12
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: N
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 112
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 9

Seats 10: Yes-20
Admissions priority 1: Open to New York City residents


Extracurricular activities: Bicycle Repair, Cheerleading, Forensics Team, Gaming and Animation Club, Gardening Crew, Grand Master-Coached Chess Team, History Club, Junior Basketball Club, Math Counts, Mouse Squad, National Honors Society, National Technical Honor Society, Peer Mediation, Piston Pride Newspaper, Pit Crew, Rites of Passage, Robotics Club, Robotics Team, SkillsUSA, Student Government, Web Design Club, Yearbook, Young Women's Leadership Group
Psal Sports Boys: Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Football, Handball, Soccer, Volleyball

School sports: (NCAA Cleared) Baseball, Basketball, Cheerleading, Football, Handball, Soccer, Track, Volleyball, Wrestling

Other info

Total students: 399
Start time: 8am
End time: 3:29pm
Grades 2018: 9 to 12
Final grades: 9 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language
Language classes: Italian, Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP English Language and Composition, AP Environmental Science, AP U.S. History
Additional info: College Trips; Community School; Extended Day Program; Extended Day Program (Credit Recovery); Extended Day Program (Tutoring); Internships; Online Grading System; Saturday Programs; Student Parent Orientation; Summer Bridge Program; Summer Internships; Weekend Programs

School accessibility description: 2
School 10th seats: Y

More info

Borough: Brooklyn
NTA: North Side-South Side
Neighborhood: Williamsburg

School Number: K610
Shared space: No
Community board: 1
Council district: 33
Census tract: 517
BIN: 3066698
BBL: 3026700001

About Automotive High School


Address: 50 Bedford Avenue, Brooklyn NY 11222
Latitude: 40.721981
Longitude: -73.953281
Phone number: 718-218-9301
Fax number: 718-599-4351
School email: [email protected]
Subway: G to Nassau Ave; L to Bedford Ave
Bus: B32, B43, B48, B62

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CTE program(s) in: Automotive Technology, Visual Arts (Automotive Design, DDP)

Honors and AP courses in all content areas to challenge students academically leading to college credits and Advanced Regents diplomas.

Paid and non-paid industry internships and Work-Based Learning opportunities beginning in the 11th grade.

Yearly international and domestic travel opportunities to cultural events, post-secondary institutions, and community building atmospheres.

Advanced Regents diplomas, blended learning through iZone, Software Engineering offerings (HTML, Java, Python, Robotics)

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