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Herbert H. Lehman High School

Overview written by the school: Herbert H. Lehman High School is committed to challenging, engaging and developing the minds of all of our students. College and career support begins in the 9th grade with PSAT/SAT preparation, college visits and scholarship opportunities. Students can challenge themselves by enrolling in honors courses, Advanced Placement (AP), SUNY and College Now courses. Additionally, we offer courses for those interested in STEM fields and research experiences, traditional/digital arts, computer science/coding and information technology, including but not limited to Networking, Cybersecurity. Lehman also offers extensive opportunities to participate in clubs, sports, community service, internships, regents preparation and after school tutoring.
Diplomaendorsements: NYS Seal of Biliteracy

School Performance

Graduation Rate: 68.000001% (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: 85.000002% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 87% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 38% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 79.000002% 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: Computer Science/Information Technology Program
Code: X16A
Program description: Explore the world of Computer Science/Information Technology taught by instructors with real-world experience. Students can earn industry certifications in A+, TestOut (PC Pro, Network Pro, Security Pro, Linux Pro), Networking and Cabling, Security, Adobe Photoshop and Premiere. Courses include Python, AP Computer Science Principles, Computer Repair, Networking, Cisco, Film Production, Digital Photography, Web Development, Audio Engineering and Digital Music.
Interest: Computer Science & Technology
Method: Ed. Opt.

Seats 9 GE: 136
Grade 9 GE filled flag: N
Grade 9 GE applicants: 634
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 5
Seats 9 SWD: 26
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: Y
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 200
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 8
Eligibility: Open only to Bronx students or residents

Seats 10: 1


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): No data
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, Football, Indoor Track, Lacrosse, Outdoor Track, Rugby, Soccer, Tennis, 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, Flag Football, Indoor Track, Lacrosse, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, 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: Cricket, Stunt
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: 898
Start time: 8:15am
End time: 3:30pm

Final grades: 9 to 12

Language classes: American Sign Language, Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP Computer Science A, AP Statistics, AP Spanish Language and Culture, AP Biology, AP English Literature and Composition, AP English Language and Composition, AP Computer Science Principles, AP Psychology, AP Macroeconomics, AP Chemistry, AP U.S. Government and Politics
Additional info: 10th Grade Seats Available,College Trips,Community School,Extended Day Program,Extended Day Tutoring,Health Center,Internships Available,Online Grading System,Orientation,Summer Bridge,Summer Internships,Weekend Programs

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

More info

Borough: Bronx
NTA: Schuylerville-Throgs Neck-Edgewater Park
Neighborhood: Schuylerville-Throgs Neck
Campus name: Herbert H. Lehman Educational Campus
School Number: X405
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 210
Council district: 13
Census tract: 194
BIN: 2074045
BBL: 2053680001

About Herbert H. Lehman High School


Address: 3000 East Tremont Avenue, Bronx NY 10461 (40.839775,-73.839583)
Latitude: 40.840702
Longitude: -73.838545
Phone number: 718-904-4200
Fax number: 718-904-4235
School email: [email protected]
Subway lines near the school: 6 to Westchester Square-East Tremont Ave
Bus lines near the school: Bx21, Bx24, Bx31, Bx4, Bx40, Bx42, Bx4A, Bx8

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Academic opportunities: 

Anne Hutchinson Honors Program, an accelerated academic program with STEM opportunities, Computer Science/Coding, Digital/Video Media

College Readiness: College partnerships with SUNY Albany and Lehman College, SUNY courses (Pre-calculus, Calculus, Composition, etc.) , College Now

Audio engineering, Recording studio, Photography studio

National Honor Society, Student Government, Mock Trial, Guitar, Opening Act Theater Partnership

Eastside House community based organization, peer mediation, Explorers NYPD/NYCDOE, College Lounge

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