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Grover Cleveland High School

Overview written by the school: Grover Cleveland High School is a nurturing, inclusive learning environment that encourages students to achieve their college/career goals through various pathways of study. Pathways include Math/Science Research, Information Technology, Engineering Arts, Life Guarding, Hospitality and Tourism, Music and Fine and Performing Arts. Our students have been recognized by the School's Chancellor for their successful mobile app accomplishments, have ranked internationally and nationally in bridge-building competitions, ranked citywide in the Science Olympiad and are some of the best life guards in the city of New York. Certifications: CISCO, Microsoft Technology, EMT, Hospitality, Life-Guarding, First Aid/CPR, Water Safety Instructor.

School Performance

Graduation Rate: 65% (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: 83% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 83% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 49% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 80% 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: Information Technology Pathway (STEM)
Code: Q23A
Program description: In-depth study in the field of information technology. Courses include, but are not limited to: Web Design, Exploration in Coding I and II, AP Computer Science, Honor's Database, Introduction to Networks, Engineering Design Principles, AutoCAD. Upon successful completion of the pathway, students may receive certification in CISCO and Microsoft Office.
Interest: Computer Science & Technology
Method: Ed. Opt.

Seats 9 GE: 87
Grade 9 GE filled flag: N
Grade 9 GE applicants: 308
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 4
Seats 9 SWD: 15
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: N
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 65
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 4

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

Requirement 1: Attendance
Requirement 2: Course Grades: Average
Requirement 3: Standardized Test Scores: English Language Arts, Math

Activities

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): Activities include: Competitive Cheer, Mural/School Beautification, Future Teachers Club, International Bridge-building, Key Club, Musical and dramatic productions, Science Olympiad, Photography, My Brother's Keeper Mentoring/Service, Peer Group Connections (PGC) peer mentoring
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, Cross Country, Handball, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Volleyball, Wrestling
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, Bowling, Cross Country, Handball, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Volleyball, Wrestling
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): No data
Flag for female only school: No data
Flag for male only school: No data

Other info

Total students: 1715
Start time: 8:33am
End time: 3:19pm

Final grades: 9 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language; Transitional Bilingual Education: Spanish
Language classes: Italian, Mandarin, Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Chemistry, AP Computer Science Principles, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP European History, AP Music Theory, AP Spanish Language and Culture, AP Spanish Literature and Culture, AP Statistics, AP United States History
Additional info: College Trips; Extended Day Program; Online Grading System; Saturday Programs; Student Parent Orientation; Summer Internships

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

More info

Borough: Queens
NTA: Ridgewood
Neighborhood: Ridgewood

School Number: Q485

Community board: 405
Council district: 30
Census tract: 595
BIN: 4080227
BBL: 4033630001

About Grover Cleveland High School

Contacts

Address: 21-27 HIMROD STREET, RIDGEWOOD NY 11385
Latitude: 40.711033
Longitude: -73.908814
Phone number: 718-381-9600
Fax number: 718-417-8457
School email: [email protected]
Website: groverclevelandhs.com
Subway lines near the school: N/A
Bus lines near the school: B13, B38, B57, Q38, Q39, Q54, Q58, Q67, QM24, QM25, QM34

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District Borough Number: 
24Q485
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Certifications: CISCO, Microsoft Technology, EMT, Hospitality/Tourism, Life-Guarding, First Aid/CPR, Water Safety Instructor

Pathways of Study: Math/Science Research, Information Technology, Engineering Arts, Life Guarding, Hospitality and Tourism, Music and Fine and Performing Arts

Pathways (majors) of study: Info. Technology, Engineering, Hospitality/Tourism, EMT Studies, Life-guarding, Art, Music (instrumental and vocal)

Certifications: Hospitality/Tourism, Cert. First Responder, EMT License, First Aid/CPR, Lifeguarding, Microsoft Technology and Water Safety Instructor

Support Services: Spanish Bilingual and English as a New Language programs, SETSS, ICT and self-contained classes, Extended Day High School classes

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