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Business of Sports School

Overview written by the school: We are a Career and Technical Education (CTE) school focused on Business Management, Sports Management & Entrepreneurship. We expect our students to learn the fundamentals of business and to graduate prepared for college and careers as business analysts, marketers, entrepreneurs, and journalists. Students have opportunities for real-world learning and building their own networks in the sports management industry through internships and other work-based learning activities. Students are paired with a professional mentor, and through our Sports Business Speaker Series, have frequent opportunities to network with current industry professionals. Our graduates may also earn industry certifications in Microsoft Office and Workplace Readiness.

School Performance

Graduation Rate: 80% (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: 84% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 89% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 67% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 95% 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: Business of Sports School
Code: A14A

Interest: Business
Method: Ed. Opt.

Seats 9 GE: 102
Grade 9 GE filled flag: Y
Grade 9 GE applicants: 1284
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 13
Seats 9 SWD: 27
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: Y
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 400
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 15

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

Requirement 1: Attendance
Requirement 2: Punctuality
Requirement 3: Course Grades: Average
Standardized Test Scores: Average


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): After-School Tutoring, Anime Club, Chess, Cheerleading, College Preparation: CollegeBound Initiative, College Trips, Cosmetology Club, Film Club, Gaming Club, Gender & Sexuality Allliance (GSA), International Travel, National Honor Society, Navy JROTC, Saturday Academy, Student Government, Tech Club; Leadership: Internships
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, Bowling, Handball, Outdoor Track, Soccer, 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, Flag Football, Soccer, Softball, Volleyball
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): Girls: Basketball, Flag Football, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field and Volleyball / Boys: Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Handball, Outdoor Track, Soccer and Volleyball
Flag for female only school: No data
Flag for male only school: No data

Other info

Total students: 429
Start time: 8:20am
End time: 2:42pm

Final grades: 9 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language
Language classes: Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP English Language and Composition, AP Psychology, AP Spanish Language and Culture, AP United States History
Additional info: College Trips; Extended Day Program; Online Grading System; Weekend Programs; Orientation; Summer Bridge; Summer Internships; Summer Orientation

School accessibility description: Partially Accessible
Flag for schools that offer 10th grade seats: Y

More info

Borough: Manhattan
NTA: Clinton
Neighborhood: Clinton
Campus name: Graphics Educational Campus
School Number: M625
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 104
Council district: 3
Census tract: 127
BIN: 1026646
BBL: 1010590015

About Business of Sports School


Address: 439 WEST 49TH STREET, MANHATTAN NY 10019
Latitude: 40.76337
Longitude: -73.9906
Phone number: 212-246-2183
Fax number: 212-246-2913
School email: [email protected]
Subway lines near the school: 1, C, E to 50th St; 2, 3, 7, A, S to Times Square-42nd St; B, D to 7th Ave; N, R, W to 49th St
Bus lines near the school: BxM2, M10, M104, M11, M12, M20, M31, M34A-SBS, M42, M50, M57, M7, X1, X12, X14, X17J, X21, X22, X22A, X30, X31, X42, X7, X9

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Students are matched with a four-year mentor from the business world through iMentor, Morgan Stanley, and Big Brothers Big Sisters.

Students earn early college credit through Advanced Placement and CollegeNow classes. After-school tutoring and enrichment and Saturday Academy.

Students complete Internships, Virtual Enterprise, Microsoft Office Specialist certification, and NOCTI Workplace Readiness certification

CollegeSpring: All students complete year-long SAT preparation class and three diagnostic exams during their Junior year.

CTE program(s): Entrepreneurship and Business Management

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