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Civic Leadership Academy

Overview written by the school: Civic Leadership Academy is a small school offering a challenging academic program with the goal of every student going to college. Our high expectations and focus on strong work habits, combined with an emphasis on critical reading, writing, and thinking skills, promote college and career readiness. The learning environment is highly personalized and supported by a dedicated and caring staff. Our curriculum is enhanced by a focus on community service, which gives students opportunities to discover their place in the world and their capacity to make a difference in their communities. We encourage parents to take an active role in helping us reach the goal of every student going to college.

School Performance

Graduation Rate: 92.000002% (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: 91.000003% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 57.999998% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 83.999997% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 94.999999% 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: Civic Leadership Academy
Code: Q76A

Interest: Humanities & Interdisciplinary
Method: Ed. Opt.

Seats 9 GE: 119
Grade 9 GE filled flag: Y
Grade 9 GE applicants: 1503
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 13
Seats 9 SWD: 23
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: Y
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 365
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 16

Seats 10: 1
Admissions priority 1: Open to New York City residents


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): 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: Rugby, Table Tennis
PSAL Sports Girls
Female PSAL (Public School Athletics League) sports offered at the school, listed under Extracurricular Activities and Clubs in the HS Directory: Rugby, Table Tennis
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: 646
Start time: 8:20am
End time: 2:40pm

Final grades: 9 to 12

Language classes: French, Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP English Literature and Composition, AP United States History, AP Calculus AB, AP English Language and Composition, AP Environmental Science, AP Biology
Additional info: 10th Grade Seats Available

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

More info

Borough: Queens
NTA: Elmhurst
Neighborhood: Elmhurst
Campus name: Elmhurst Educational Campus
School Number: Q744
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 404
Council district: 25
Census tract: 463
BIN: 4437166
BBL: 4016000061

About Civic Leadership Academy


Address: 45-10 94th Street, Elmhurst NY 11373 (40.743228,-73.871505)
Latitude: 40.74373
Longitude: -73.870642
Phone number: 718-271-1487
Fax number: 718-271-3408
School email: [email protected]
Subway lines near the school: 7 to Junction Blvd
Bus lines near the school: Q29, Q38, Q53-SBS, Q58, Q72

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Academic opportunities: 

CUNY College Now: Queens College, Hunter College, John Jay College; STEP Academy at Baruch College, NYU, and St. John's University

The Opportunity Network, Weill Cornell Youth Scholars Program, SAT Prep, Regents Prep, Peer Tutoring, College Awareness, College Tours

Lunch Tutoring, National Honor Society (NHS); Music, Art, and Dance Programs; New York State School Music Association (NYSSMA) Competition

National Association for Music Education Tri-M Music Honor Society, Saturday English as a New Language program for students and parents

After-School programs: The After-School Corporation (TASC)

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