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East New York Family Academy

Overview written by the school: Our educational philosophy is based upon the growth of kindness, curiosity, and critical thinking- traits necessary for achievement in higher education, the professional world, and one's personal life. Ninety-minute periods, an average class size of 25 students, and a dedicated group of teachers create a learning experience that motivates and challenges our students. We offer an accelerated Regents program that provides students the opportunity to complete all required Regents exams by the end of their sophomore year. All of our students have the opportunity to complete Advanced Regents Diplomas and take Advance Placement (AP) courses and exams for College Credit which provides strong preparation for success in college and work after graduation.

School Performance

Graduation Rate: 94.999999% (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: 88% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 75.999999% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 44% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 87% 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: East New York Family Academy
Code: K45A
Program description: Grade 10: AP World History, AP Capstone English Seminar. Grade 11: AP Language and Composition, AP US History, and AP Computer Science Principles. Grade 12: Medgar Evers College Dual Pipeline Math Course for College Credit or AP Statistics, Medgar Evers College Dual Pipeline English Course for College Credit or AP Literature and Composition, AP Spanish Culture and Language, and AP Environmental Science. All students have Advisory one period per week. All academic classes meet in 90 minute blocks.
Interest: Humanities & Interdisciplinary
Method: Screened

Seats 9 GE: 66
Grade 9 GE filled flag: N
Grade 9 GE applicants: 349
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 5
Seats 9 SWD: 18
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: Y
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 139
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 8

Seats 10: 1
Admissions priority 1: Priority to continuing 8th graders
Admissions priority 2: Then 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: Basketball, Volleyball
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, Outdoor Track, Softball, Tennis, 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): No data
Flag for female only school: No data
Flag for male only school: No data

Other info

Total students: 511
Start time: 7:55am
End time: 2:15pm

Final grades: 6 to 12

Language classes: French, Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP Seminar, AP United States History, AP World History: Modern, AP English Language and Composition, AP Statistics, AP Computer Science Principles, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Spanish Language and Culture, AP Biology, AP Environmental Science
Additional info: 10th Grade Seats Available,College Trips,Community Service Expected,Extended Day Credit Recovery,Extended Day Program,Extended Day Tutoring,Internships Available,Online Grading System,Orientation,Summer Bridge,Summer Internships,Summer Orientation,Uniform,Weekend Programs

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

More info

Borough: Brooklyn
NTA: East New York (Pennsylvania Ave)
Neighborhood: East New York

School Number: K660
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 305
Council district: 37
Census tract: 1144
BIN: 3083660
BBL: 3037040001

About East New York Family Academy


Address: 145 Pennsylvania Avenue, Brooklyn NY 11207 (40.673766,-73.895976)
Latitude: 40.674135
Longitude: -73.89643
Phone number: 718-498-5240
Fax number: 718-498-5246
School email: [email protected]
Subway lines near the school: 3 to Van Siclen Ave
Bus lines near the school: B15, B20, B6, B83, B84, BM5

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Saturday Academy and PM School programs provide students with tutorial, test prep, credit recovery, art, music, and drama.

We offer a six credit language sequence in French or Spanish that concludes with a citywide language exam and the opportunity for students to earn an Advanced Regents Diploma.

We offer nine Advanced Placement Courses for College Credit. See below.

Medgar Evers College Dual Pipeline for College Credit is available to all Seniors in English and Math.

College for All - All Juniors and Seniors are provided with individualized guidance through the college and career application process.

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