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Energy Tech High School

Overview written by the school: At Energy Tech, students interested in engineering, science, math, and technology follow a unique pathway to college degrees and high-demand tech careers. To prepare for these competitive engineering careers and courses of study, we provide extensive in-school and out-of-school programs, mentoring, and advisement. Our students problem solve in and out of the classroom through partnerships with LaGuardia Community College, Con Edison, and National Grid. Students can remain at our school for up to six years, earning a high school diploma and an engineering Associate degree-free of cost-while participating in internships and other career activities. Students leave ready to go directly into careers or as strong candidates for four-year college.
Diplomaendorsements: NYS Seal of Biliteracy

School Performance

Graduation Rate: 88% (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: 91.000003% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 76.999998% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 83.999997% 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: Energy Tech High School
Code: Q61A
Program description: Students take rigorous STEM coursework in preparation for college-level math, science, and engineering courses as early as 10th grade through a partner college. Students declare an electrical or mechanical concentration by the end of 12th grade, in preparation for intensive study and internship opportunities in 12th-14th grades. Pathways focus on engineering and technology careers in the energy/utility industry, with varied opportunities for field trips, job shadowing, industry mentoring, etc.
Interest: Engineering
Method: Ed. Opt.

Seats 9 GE: 91
Grade 9 GE filled flag: Y
Grade 9 GE applicants: 1604
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 18
Seats 9 SWD: 17
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: Y
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 341
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 20

Seats 10: 1
Admissions priority 1: Priority to Queens students or residents
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): ACE Mentoring, Art Club, Young Women's Mentoring Club, Student Government Association, Community Service Club, Design Club, Video Game Design Workshop, Robotics Team and Club, Saturday Academy, Peer Mediation, SAT Tutoring, Yearbook Committee
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, Handball
PSAL Sports Girls
Female PSAL (Public School Athletics League) sports offered at the school, listed under Extracurricular Activities and Clubs in the HS Directory: Cross Country
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): Ultimate Frisbee, Table Tennis, Cheerleading
Flag for female only school: No data
Flag for male only school: No data

Other info

Total students: 512
Start time: 8:50am
End time: 3:45pm

Final grades: 9 to 14

Language classes: Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP Computer Science Principles, AP Computer Science A, AP Spanish Language and Culture, AP English Language and Composition, AP United States History, AP Environmental Science
Additional info: 10th Grade Seats Available,Career and Technical Education (CTE),College Trips,Community Service Expected,Early College,Extended Day Tutoring,Internship Expected,Internships Available,Online Grading System,Orientation,Summer Bridge,Summer Internships,Summer Orientation,Weekend Programs

Ptech: 1
Earlycollege: 1

School accessibility description: Not Accessible
Flag for schools that offer 10th grade seats: Y

More info

Borough: Queens
NTA: Queensbridge-Ravenswood-Long Island City
Neighborhood: Queensbridge-LIC

School Number: Q204
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 401
Council district: 26
Census tract: 51
BIN: 4004156
BBL: 4003430001

About Energy Tech High School


Address: 36-41 28th Street, Astoria NY 11106 (40.756471,-73.932628)
Latitude: 40.757065
Longitude: -73.932664
Phone number: 718-472-0536
Fax number: 718-472-0490
School email: [email protected]
Subway lines near the school: M, R to 36th St; N, W to 36th Ave
Bus lines near the school: Q101, Q102, Q66, Q69

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Academic opportunities: 

Associate Degree: Up to two years of college coursework in engineering; college classes as early as 10th grade; students declare major in 12th grade.

Internship and other career opportunities required; offsite technical training; networking fairs and career classes offered to all students.

Industry mentoring program, college and career trips, team-building activities; FRC and FTC robotics; fabrication and maker classes at Cornell Tech.

Monthly Town Hall meetings, weekly advisory groups, extended day/week/year; tutoring and office hours available; student leadership opportunities.

CTE program(s): Energy Technology

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