Graduation Rate: 89% (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: 90% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 74% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
Percentage of Students Safe: 84% 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: Business Technology Early College High School BTECH
Program description: Students have the opportunity to earn their High School Diploma in four years with earned college credit. BTECH is a 9-14 school model, offering students an opportunity to earn free college credit through Queensborough Community College towards an applied Associate degree. Students qualify to attend QCC through coursework and college readiness prerequisites. Additionally, students are offered early career opportunities through various internships.
Interest: Computer Science & Technology
Method: Ed. Opt.
Seats 9 GE: 92
Grade 9 GE filled flag: Y
Grade 9 GE applicants: 703
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 8
Seats 9 SWD: 16
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: Y
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 117
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 7
Seats 10: Yes
Admissions priority 1: Priority to Queens students or residents
Admissions priority 2: Then 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): 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, Indoor Track, 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, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, 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: Cricket
Sports offered by the school outside PSAL (Public School Athletics League): No data
Flag for female only school: No data
Flag for male only school: No data
Total students: 519
Start time: 8:20am
End time: 2:40pm
Final grades: 9 to 14
ELL programs: English as a New Language
Language classes: Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP Computer Science Principles, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Environmental Science
School accessibility description: Fully Accessible
Flag for schools that offer 10th grade seats: Y
School Number: Q435
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 413
Council district: 23
Census tract: 1301
About Business Technology Early College High School (BTECH)
Address: 230-17 HILLSIDE AVENUE, QUEENS VILLAGE NY 11427
Phone number: 718-217-3613
Fax number: 718-217-3616
School email: [email protected]
Subway lines near the school: N/A
Bus lines near the school: Q1, Q27, Q43, Q46, Q88, QM36, QM6, X68
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Early College and Career Model offering college and career advisement through college and industry partnerships.
Small school community that provides individualized support to students and families.
Restorative Justice school that implements restorative practices within the school community.
Family engagement includes Parent Mixer nights and Student Led Conferences in lieu of traditional Open Houses or Parent Teacher nights.
Access to technology and business labs with PCs, student resource center, and our FAB Lab (Fabrication Lab) including 3D printers and MAC computers.