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The Clinton School

Overview written by the school: The Clinton School is an authorized International Baccalaureate (IB) World School, offering the Diploma Programme (DP), a globally recognized college prep program. We encourage our students to become active, compassionate and lifelong learners. We have paired Diploma Programme with The Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence's RULER framework in order to support the development of balanced, well-rounded global citizens. Our upper grades program is built as an "International Baccalaureate for ALL" model, with students completing NYS Regents requirements by the end of 10th grade in order to participate in all IB courses in 11th and 12th grade. We have a building commitment to recruiting a diverse group of learners.

School Performance

Graduation Rate: No data (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: 96% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 75% 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: 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: The Clinton School
Code: M64A
Program description: We are an International Baccalaureate (IB) World School, offering the Diploma Programme (DP). Clinton students become active, compassionate and lifelong learners. We pair the DP with The Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence to develop global citizens. Our program is an "IB for ALL." Students complete NYS Regents by the end of 10th grade. All IB DP candidates complete a 4,000 word research essay, a theory of knowledge course (ToK), and engage in creativity, action, and service projects (CAS).
Interest: Humanities & Interdisciplinary
Method: Screened

Seats 9 GE: 90
Grade 9 GE filled flag: Y
Grade 9 GE applicants: 2500
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 28
Seats 9 SWD: 24
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: Y
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 279
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 12

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: Standardized Test Scores: English Language Arts (3.6-4.5), Math (3.7-4.5)
Coure Grades

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): Art Club, Chasing Corals Ambassadors, Cheer, Chess, Climbing Club, Clinton Soup (Literary Magazine), CUNY College Now with Baruch College, Dungeons and Dragons, Film Club, Gender Equality, GSA, Math Team, Model UN, National Honor Society, Pre-Med Club, School Leadership Team, SETA, Social Justice Club, Student Council, The Clinton Post (School Newspaper)
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
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, Cross Country, 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): Basketball, Track/Cross Country, Volleyball, Ultimate Frisbee, Table Tennis
Flag for female only school: No data
Flag for male only school: No data

Other info

Total students: 726
Start time: 8:50am
End time: 3:30pm

Final grades: 6 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language
Language classes: Spanish

Additional info: College Trips; Community Service Expected; Extended Day Tutoring; Internships Available; Online Grading System; Orientation

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

More info

Borough: Manhattan
NTA: Hudson Yards-Chelsea-Flatiron-Union Square
Neighborhood: Chelsea-Union Sq

School Number: M868

Community board: 105
Council district: 2
Census tract: 52
BIN: 1089902
BBL: 1008420034

About The Clinton School

Contacts

Address: 10 EAST 15TH STREET, MANHATTAN NY 10003
Latitude: 40.736518
Longitude: -73.992725
Phone number: 212-524-4360
Fax number: 212-524-4365
School email: [email protected]
Website: theclintonschool.net
Subway lines near the school: 1, 2, 3, F, M to 14th St; 4, 5, 6, L, N, Q, R, W to Union Square; A, C, E, B, D to West 4th St
Bus lines near the school: BM1, BM2, BM3, BM4, BxM10, BxM6, BxM7, BxM8, BxM9, M1, M101, M102, M103, M14A, M14D, M15, M2, M20, M23-SBS, M3, M55, M7, M8, QM21, X1, X10, X10B, X12, X14, X17, X2, X27, X28, X37, X38, X42, X5, X63, X64, X68, X7, X9

Hotels near The Clinton School

District Borough Number: 
02M260
Academic opportunities: 

"IB for All"-11th and 12th grade Clintonians take three higher level and three standard level International Baccalaureate courses.

Current IB courses include: Biology, History, Visual Arts, Film, Language and Literature, Mathematics, and Spanish.

Senior thesis- 4,000 word extended essay on a subject of choice with limited support from a staff advisor.

Students must take a Theory of Knowledge course, that asks students to reflect on the nature of knowledge and reflect on how we know what we know.

Students must devise (CAS) creativity, activity, service projects, and reflect on how the experiences helped them develop IB Learner Profile traits.

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