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Eleanor Roosevelt High School

Overview paragraph: 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% of students graduate in four years.
Attendance Rate: 96% of students attendance.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 94% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 90% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 98% 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

Offer Rate: -100% of offers went to this group
Seats 9 GE: 104
Grade 9 GE filled flag: Y
Grade 9 GE applicants: 5052
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 49
Seats 9 SWD: 21
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: Y
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 391
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 19

Seats 10: Yes-5
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 (93-100)
Requirement 3: Standardized Test Scores: Average (4.0-4.5)


Extracurricular activities: Chamber Music Society, Chess, Choir, Dance, Drama, ElRo Ambassadors, ElRo Experiment Science Magazine, ElRo Sibs (Peer Mentors), Film, GSA, Girls Who Code, Green Team, Investment & Finance, Jazz Ensemble, Law Team, Lego Art, Making a Difference, Math, Model UN, Multicultural Club, NHS, NYC Team, PawPrint Online Newspaper, Roosevelt Racers, Student Government, Student Movement Against Cancer, Table Tennis, Tech Volunteers, TED-Ed, Yearbook
Psal Sports Boys: Baseball, Basketball, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Tennis
Psal Sports Girls: Basketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Softball, Table Tennis, Tennis, Volleyball
Psal Sports Coed: Golf
School sports: NCAA Cleared

Other info

Total students: 541
Start time: 8:20am
End time: 2:40pm
Grades 2018: 9 to 12
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 BC, AP Chemistry, AP Comparative Government and Politics, AP Computer Science, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Macroeconomics, AP Physics, AP Statistics, AP U.S. History, AP World History
Additional info: Community Service Expected; Internships; Online Grading System; Student Parent Orientation

School accessibility description: 1
School 10th seats: Y

More info

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

School Number: M855
Shared space: No
Community board: 8
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: 6 to 77th St; Q to 72nd St
Bus: 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 Placement (AP) courses.

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