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Eagle Academy for Young Men of Harlem

Overview paragraph: Eagle Academy Harlem is a 6 through 12 college preparatory school that develops young men to be critical thinkers and active citizens who embody excellence in both character and scholarship. We prepare our young men for life after high school. Our young men give back to their communities through service opportunities and social justice experiences. We believe that young men are best developed when being supported through uniting the work of dedicated educators, supportive parents, and actively engaged mentors. We are focused and committed to the school's guiding principles of Academic Excellence, Mentoring, Leadership, Integrity, Character Development, and Community Service.

School Performance

Graduation Rate: N/A of students graduate in four years.
Attendance Rate: 89% of students attendance.
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.
College Career Rate: N/A of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 78% 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: Eagle Academy for Young Men of Harlem for New Students
Code: Y41A
Program description: Eagle Academy will prepare scholars for their choice of colleges and careers. Our young men will not only leave our program academically sound, but culturally competent and armed with a strong sense of self.
Interest: Humanities & Interdisciplinary
Method: Ed. Opt.

Offer Rate: -74% of offers went to this group
Seats 9 GE: 78
Grade 9 GE filled flag: N
Grade 9 GE applicants: 263
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 3
Seats 9 SWD: 22
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: N
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 102
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 5
Eligibility: Open only to Male-Identified students

Seats 10: No
Admissions priority 1: Priority to Manhattan students or residents
Admissions priority 2: Then to New York City residents

Then to New York City residents

Requirement 1: Writing Exercise (on-site)


Extracurricular activities: Clubs & Activities: Anime Club, Aviation Club, Bridge Golf Foundation, Eagle Abroad Program (International Travel), Engineering Club, Key Club, Mentoring, Peer Leaders Club, Peer Tutoring Clinic, School Newspaper, Student Government. Teams: Debate Team, Drumline, Step Team
Psal Sports Boys: Baseball, Basketball, Volleyball
Psal Sports Girls: Basketball, Volleyball
Psal Sports Coed: Golf

Boys: 1

Other info

Total students: 318
Start time: 8:30am
End time: 3:07pm
Grades 2018: 6 to 12
Final grades: 6 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language
Language classes: Spanish

Additional info: College Trips; Community Service Expected; Extended Day Program; Extended Day Program (Tutoring); Health Center; Internship Expected; Internships; Online Grading System; Saturday Programs; Student Parent Orientation; Summer Bridge Program; Summer Internships

More info

Borough: Manhattan
NTA: Central Harlem North-Polo Grounds
Neighborhood: Central Harlem North

School Number: M136
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 10
Council district: 9
Census tract: 22102
BIN: 1059460
BBL: 1019600001

About Eagle Academy for Young Men of Harlem


Address: 6 Edgecombe Avenue, Manhattan NY 10030
Latitude: 40.817372
Longitude: -73.947712
Phone number: 212-694-6051
Fax number: 212-694-6053
School email: [email protected]
Subway: 1 to 137th St-City College; B, C to 135th St
Bus: Bx19, Bx33, M1, M10, M100, M101, M102, M104, M11, M2, M3, M4, M5, M7

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Business, Law, Social Justice & Technology elective tracks.

Small school with individualized programs to meet the needs of all scholars.

College and career counseling starting in ninth grade; Internships; College-level and Advanced Placement (AP) courses will be offered in upper grades.

Fordham STEP, Harlem Educational Activities Fund (HEAF), Sponsors for Educational Opportunity (SEO), CUNY College Now, DREAM.

After-school enrichment opportunities and Saturday Academic Academy.

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