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City College Academy of the Arts

Overview paragraph: The City College Academy of the Arts (CCAA) is an early college school. CCAA focuses on providing academic support that will allow our students to begin taking college courses in the 9th grade so they can graduate high school with 60 college credits from The City College of New York (CCNY). Arts are used to support instruction across subject areas. Instruction is supported by tutors from CCNY and enriched by visits to a variety of cultural sites within New York City.
Diplomaendorsements: Math

School Performance

Graduation Rate: 97% of students graduate in four years.
Attendance Rate: 94% of students attendance.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 58% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 88% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 89% 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: City College Academy of the Arts
Code: M06A

Interest: Humanities & Interdisciplinary
Method: Screened

Offer Rate: -81% of offers went to this group
Seats 9 GE: 67
Grade 9 GE filled flag: Y
Grade 9 GE applicants: 1546
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 23
Seats 9 SWD: 14
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: Y
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 224
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 16

Seats 10: Yes-5
Admissions priority 1: Priority to continuing 8th graders
Admissions priority 2: Then to Manhattan students or residents
Admissions priority 3: Then to New York City residents

Requirement 1: Attendance
Requirement 2: Punctuality
Requirement 3: Course Grades: English (80-100), Math (85-100), Science (80-100), Social Studies (75-100)
Standardized Test Scores: English Language Arts (2.0-4.5), Math (2.0-4.5)

Activities

Psal Sports Boys: Basketball, Soccer
Psal Sports Girls: Basketball, Softball, Volleyball

School sports: We plan to offer sports based on student interest.

Other info

Total students: 602
Start time: 8:15am
End time: 4pm
Grades 2018: 6 to 12
Final grades: 6 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language
Language classes: Arabic, French, Greek, Hebrew, Portuguese, Spanish

Earlycollege: 1

School accessibility description: 1
School 10th seats: Y

More info

Borough: Manhattan
NTA: Washington Heights North
Neighborhood: Washington Heights N.

School Number: M218
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 12
Council district: 10
Census tract: 285
BIN: 1076756
BBL: 1021720016

About City College Academy of the Arts

Contacts

Address: 4600 Broadway, Manhattan NY 10040
Latitude: 40.86079
Longitude: -73.930672
Phone number: 212-567-3164
Fax number: 212-567-3958
School email: [email protected]
Website: schools.nyc.gov/SchoolSearch
Subway: 1 to Dyckman St; A to 190th St
Bus: Bx7, BxM1, M100, M101, M3, M4, M98

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District Borough Number: 
06M293
Academic opportunities: 

College-level courses offered for credit in the 9th grade; Saturday and holiday academic enrichment academies

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