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Eleanor Roosevelt High School

Overview written by the school: Eleanor Roosevelt High School provides a supportive and rigorous college preparatory environment that places emphasis on giving back to the community. Students take four years in all core subjects and work towards achieving an Advanced Regents diploma.
Diplomaendorsements: Math, Science

School Performance

Graduation Rate: 100% (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: 97% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 90% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 86% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 97% 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: Eleanor Roosevelt High School
Code: M21A
Program description: We offer students a comprehensive liberal arts curriculum across all disciplines. Students are given the opportunity to pursue higher level courses across the humanities and STEM fields.
Interest: Humanities & Interdisciplinary
Method: Screened

Seats 9 GE: 99
Grade 9 GE filled flag: Y
Grade 9 GE applicants: 5087
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 51
Seats 9 SWD: 26
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: Y
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 443
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 17

Seats 10: Yes
Admissions priority 1: Priority to District 2 students or residents
Admissions priority 2: Then to Manhattan students or residents
Admissions priority 3: Then to New York City residents

Requirement 1: Initial Filter: Attendance - Fewer than 10 days late or absent
Requirement 2: Course Grades: Average (94-100)
Requirement 3: Standardized Test Scores: Average (4.1-4.5)


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): Choir, Chess, Creative Music Ensemble, Dance, Drama, ElRo Ambassadors, Film, Gaming, Gender & Sexuality Alliance (GSA), Girls Who Code, Green Team, Investment and Finance, Law Team, Making a Difference, Math, Model UN, Multicultural, NHS, NYCTEAM Tutoring, Pawprint Publication, Percussion Club, Ping Pong, Science Magazine, Stargazer Literary Magazine, Student Government, Technology Volunteers, and Yearbook.
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, Outdoor Track, Soccer, 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: Basketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, Soccer, Softball, Table Tennis, 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: Golf
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: 530
Start time: 8:00am
End time: 3:05pm

Final grades: 9 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language
Language classes: French, Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP Art History, AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Chemistry, AP Comparative Government and Politics, AP Computer Science Principles, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Macroeconomics, AP Music Theory, AP Physics C: Mechanics, AP Spanish Literature and Culture, AP Statistics, AP United States History, AP World History: Modern
Additional info: Online Grading System; Student Parent Orientation

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

More info

Borough: Manhattan
NTA: Lenox Hill-Roosevelt Island
Neighborhood: Lenox Hill

School Number: M855

Community board: 108
Council district: 5
Census tract: 132
BIN: 1045949
BBL: 1014710005

About Eleanor Roosevelt High School


Address: 411 EAST 76TH STREET, MANHATTAN NY 10021
Latitude: 40.770187
Longitude: -73.953608
Phone number: 212-772-1220
Fax number: 212-772-1440
School email: [email protected]
Subway lines near the school: 6 to 77th St; Q to 72nd St
Bus lines near the school: BxM1, M101, M102, M103, M15, M15-SBS, M31, M66, M72, M79-SBS, M86-SBS, M98, Q102

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Four years of Advisory, English, Math, Science, and Social Studies courses.

Wide array of arts options in all grades includes offerings in visual arts, music, and media/technology.

Every student takes AP World History and AP United States History under the AP for All initiative.

Upperclassmen have electives available in every subject, including advanced and Advanced Placement (AP) courses.

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