Graduation Rate: 74% (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: 71% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 43% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 72% 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: Multimedia Internet Technology
Interest: Computer Science & Technology
Method: Ed. Opt.
Seats 9 GE: 47
Grade 9 GE filled flag: N
Grade 9 GE applicants: 299
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 6
Seats 9 SWD: 10
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: Y
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 119
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 12
Seats 10: Yes
Admissions priority 1: Open to New York City residents
Requirement 1: Attendance
Requirement 2: Punctuality
Requirement 3: Course Grades: English, Math, Science, Social Studies
Standardized Test Scores: English Language Arts, Math
Extracurricular activities and clubs offered by the school that do not fall under one of the Sports categories (PSAL Sports or School Sports): Anime Club, Cheerleading Club, Chess Team, Creative Arts Club, FIRST Robotics Club, Fitness Club, Girl Power, Gender & Sexuality Alliance (GSA), Equity Club, National Honor Society, Poetry/Creative Writing Club, Science Club, SkillsUSA, Student Government, Video Game Club, GW TV club, Guitar Club 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, Bowling, Handball, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track, Soccer
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, Handball, 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: Double Dutch
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
Total students: 776
Start time: 8:25am
End time: 2:40pm
Final grades: 9 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language
Language classes: Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP Computer Science Principles, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Environmental Science, AP United States History, AP World History: Modern
Additional info: College Trips; Extended Day Program; Online Grading System; Saturday Programs; Student Parent Orientation; Summer Bridge Program; Summer Internships
School accessibility description: Partially Accessible
Flag for schools that offer 10th grade seats: Y
NTA: DUMBO-Vinegar Hill-Downtown Brooklyn-Boerum Hill
Neighborhood: DUMBO-Downtown Brooklyn
Campus name: George Westinghouse Educational Campus
School Number: K580
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 302
Council district: 33
Census tract: 13
About George Westinghouse Career and Technical Education High School
Address: 105 TECH PLACE, BROOKLYN NY 11201
Phone number: 718-625-6130
Fax number: 718-596-9434
School email: [email protected]
Subway lines near the school: 2, 3, 4, 5 to Borough Hall; A, C, F, R to Jay St-MetroTech; B, Q to DeKalb Ave; G to Hoyt & Schermerhorn
Bus lines near the school: B103, B25, B26, B38, B41, B45, B52, B54, B57, B61, B62, B63, B65, B67, B69
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Industry-recognized certifications: Culinary - NYC Department of Health Food Handlers' Certificate, Computer Systems Support - CCENT/CCNA (Cisco), A+ Computer Repair, Internet Core Competency Certification (IC3), Electrical Installation and Practice - NCCER and OSHA (10 hr), Multimedia - HTML5 certification, All programs NOCTI industry readiness exam.
AP courses: English Literature & Composition, English Language & Composition, US History, World History, Computer Science Principles, Environmental Science.
College credit opportunities: CUNY College Now, Pace Upward Bound, Medgar Evers Early College, Long Island University
Restorative Practices and Positive Behavior Intervention and Support Programs; Internships
CTE program(s): Computer Support Services, Culinary Arts, Electrician, Web Design