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City College Academy of the Arts

Overview written by the school: 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: 100% (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: 93% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 66% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 90% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 90% 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

Seats 9 GE: 64
Grade 9 GE filled flag: Y
Grade 9 GE applicants: 1271
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 20
Seats 9 SWD: 17
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: Y
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 226
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 13

Seats 10: Yes
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 (87-100), Math (86-100), Science (82-100), Social Studies (83-100)
Standardized Test Scores: English Language Arts (2.6-4.5), Math (2.7-4.5)

Activities

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): Gender & Sexuality Alliance (GSA) Drama Club Chess Club Debate Team Track Robotics
PSAL Sports Boys
Male PSAL (Public School Athletics League) sports offered at the school, listed under Extracurricular Activities and Clubs in the HS Directory: Basketball, Soccer
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, 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): Intramural Sports
Flag for female only school: No data
Flag for male only school: No data

Other info

Total students: 608
Start time: 8:15am
End time: 2:35pm

Final grades: 6 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language
Language classes: Arabic, French, Greek, Hebrew, Italian, Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP Computer Science Principles

Earlycollege: 1

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

More info

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

School Number: M218
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 112
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: https://www.schools.nyc.gov/schools/M293
Subway lines near the school: 1 to Dyckman St; A to 190th St
Bus lines near the school: 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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