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Cobble Hill School of American Studies

Overview written by the school: At Cobble Hill, our vision is to know and empower our students as individuals so they will reach their maximum potential, make informed choices, and create meaningful lives. Through our programs and partnerships, our four-year sequence in Pre-Law, our four-year sequence in Biomedical Sciences, our AVID focus empowering students with the college-readiness skills necessary for the 21st Century, and our CUNY College Now courses, students explore career options and areas of interest in a learning community that values achievement in character, culture, and academics. Our students graduate with a strong knowledge of how history informs our decision-making, pride in work and achievement, and a strong ability to advocate for themselves and others.

School Performance

Graduation Rate: 89% (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: 79% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 62% 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: 80% 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: Biomedical Sciences/Health Careers
Code: K91A
Program description: Whether discovering new cancer treatments or teaching healthy lifestyle choices, today's biomedical science professionals are tackling big challenges to make the world a better place. Our Biomedical Science students, through Project Lead the Way courses, are taking on these same real-world challenges while still in high school. Students engage in compelling, hands-on activities and work together to find solutions to problems using the same tools used by professionals in hospitals and labs.
Interest: Science & Math
Method: Ed. Opt.

Seats 9 GE: 83
Grade 9 GE filled flag: N
Grade 9 GE applicants: 381
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 5
Seats 9 SWD: 17
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: N
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 88
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 5

Seats 10: Yes
Admissions priority 1: Priority to Brooklyn students or residents
Admissions priority 2: Then to New York City residents

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): 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: Baseball, 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
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: 582
Start time: 8am
End time: 3pm

Final grades: 9 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language
Language classes: American Sign Language, French, Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP Biology, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP U.S. Government and Politics, AP United States History
Additional info: Community School

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

More info

Borough: Brooklyn
NTA: DUMBO-Vinegar Hill-Downtown Brooklyn-Boerum Hill
Neighborhood: DUMBO-Downtown Brooklyn

School Number: K804

Community board: 306
Council district: 33
Census tract: 69
BIN: 3006356
BBL: 3003970011

About Cobble Hill School of American Studies

Contacts

Address: 347 BALTIC STREET, BROOKLYN NY 11201
Latitude: 40.684524
Longitude: -73.990993
Phone number: 718-403-9544
Fax number: 718-403-9553
School email: [email protected]
Website: cobblehillhighschool.org
Subway lines near the school: 2, 3 to Hoyt St; A, C to Hoyt & Schermerhorn; F, G to Bergen St
Bus lines near the school: B103, B25, B26, B37, B38, B41, B45, B52, B57, B61, B62, B63, B65, B67

Hotels near Cobble Hill School of American Studies

District Borough Number: 
15K519
Academic opportunities: 

Four-year sequence in biomedical sciences (STEM) Project Lead the Way; Two-semester sequence in engineering; Health Occupations Students of America

Moot Court, Mock Trial, International Moot Court Team, Drama (Opening ACT), CUNY College Now at City Tech, College Writing

Visual Arts sequence, College Summit, Advancement via Individual Determination (AVID) college-readiness advisory in all grades

Classroom Inc, Castle Learning, SAT; Counseling in Schools: Stepping Stones, Five AP Courses, Experiential Learning opportunities such as Model Senate

CTE program(s): Law Academy/Legal Studies

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