Graduation Rate: No data (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: 92.000002% of the school's students in the school year before last.
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.
Percentage of Students Safe: 97.000003% students feel safe in the hallways, bathrooms, locker room and cafeteria. (Student opinions on school safety, as reported on the NYC School Survey.)
Program 1: Emma Lazarus High School for English Language Scholars
Eligibility: Open only to New York City residents who currently identify as English Language Learners (ELL) or who have lived in the continental United States fewer than three years.
Seats 10: 1
Extracurricular activities and clubs offered by the school that do not fall under one of the Sports categories (PSAL Sports or School Sports): Advisory, After school classes/tutorials/peer tutoring, Internshps (Paid), National Honor Society, Student Government, Extra curricular affliations: Lincoln Center Theatre; Horticultural Society: Flanbwayan; NYC Mission Society; Educational Alliance; Charles B. Wang; NY Public Library; Nex Gen Youth Theatre
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, Cross Country, Outdoor Track, Softball, 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
Sports offered by the school outside PSAL (Public School Athletics League): Basketball, Co-ed Soccer
Flag for female only school: No data
Flag for male only school: No data
Total students: 307
Final grades: 9 to 12
Advancedplacement courses: AP English Language and Composition
Additional info: 10th Grade Seats Available
School accessibility description: Fully Accessible
Flag for schools that offer 10th grade seats: Y
School Number: M131
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 103
Council district: 1
Census tract: 16
About Emma Lazarus High School for English Language Scholars
Address: 100 Hester Street, Manhattan NY 10002 (40.716231,-73.993607)
Phone number: 212-925-5017
Fax number: 212-925-5920
School email: [email protected]
Subway lines near the school: 6, N, Q, R, W to Canal St; B, D to Grand St; F to East Broadway; J, Z to Bowery; M to Delancey St-Essex St
Bus lines near the school: B39, BxM18, M1, M103, M14A, M15, M15-SBS, M22, M55, M9
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ELHS is a college preparatory high school for second language students. Instruction is delivered in an English Immersion model with a heavy emphasis on project based group work. Stand alone English as a second language classes are aligned to students' entry language levels and needs.
Computer Technology sequence culminating in optional certifications/coding and robotics
Arts embedded curriculum and stand alone art and theatre classes
Experiential student learning/Broadway shows; college trips; overnight leadership development
College Now classes; Career and work internships; SAT and Regents preparation; Advisory classes and seminars specific to college readiness; PM schools classes for enrichment and language development; Individualized student programming/prioritized development of Advanced Regents Diplomas