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Chelsea Career and Technical Education High School

Overview written by the school: Chelsea Career and Technical Education High School offers three dynamic CTE programs in Graphic Design, Computer Systems & Networking (CISCO), and Computer Systems & Telecommunications. Chelsea also offers several Advanced Placement (AP) courses with the opportunity for all students to graduate with an Advanced Regents Diploma and a number of industry certifications.

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: 88% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 45% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 53% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 86% 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: Chelsea Technical Academy/Cisco
Code: M67B
Program description: Program exposes students to hands-on learning experiences whereby students configure network routers and switches to secure, expand, and optimize data networks in various organizational settings. All students have the opportunity to earn a number of professional certifications.
Interest: Computer Science & Technology
Method: Screened

Seats 9 GE: 36
Grade 9 GE filled flag: Y
Grade 9 GE applicants: 565
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 16
Seats 9 SWD: 9
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: Y
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 179
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 20

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 (67-100)
Standardized Test Scores: Average (2.1-4.5)


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 Academic Tutoring, Extracurricular Clubs (by student interest), Mentoring, National Technical Honor Society, SAT Prep and Student Government
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, Cross Country, Handball, Indoor Track
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, Bowling, 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
School Sports
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

Other info

Total students: 451
Start time: 8:15am
End time: 3:35pm

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

School accessibility description: Not Accessible
Flag for schools that offer 10th grade seats: Y

More info

Borough: Manhattan
NTA: SoHo-TriBeCa-Civic Center-Little Italy
Neighborhood: SoHo-Tribeca

School Number: M615
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 102
Council district: 3
Census tract: 37
BIN: 1007378
BBL: 1004910016

About Chelsea Career and Technical Education High School


Latitude: 40.7244
Longitude: -74.004625
Phone number: 212-925-1080
Fax number: 212-941-7934
School email: [email protected]
Subway lines near the school: 1 to Canal St; 6, N, Q, J, Z to Canal St; B, D, F, M to Broadway-Lafayette St; C, E to Spring St; R, W to Prince St
Bus lines near the school: BxM18, M1, M20, M21, M55, X1, X10, X10B, X12, X17, X27, X28, X7, X9

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Advanced Placement & College Readiness Curricula.

Students have immediate access to paid employment and internship opportunities through our Work-Based Programs.

Certifications Available: CISCO CCENT, CCNA , Adobe Creative Suite & Web Design, Entrepreneurship, Copper & Fiber Optics Cabling, Cloud Computing, and Microsoft.

CTE program(s): Cisco Networking Academy, Computer Systems & Telecommunications, Graphic Design

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