Graduation Rate: 79% (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: 86% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 74% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 59% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 86% 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: The Heritage School
Program description: Priority given to District 4 residents who are eligible for Free or Reduced Price Lunch (based on family income) for up to 43% of seats.
Interest: Health Professions
Method: Ed. Opt.
Seats 9 GE: 63
Grade 9 GE filled flag: Y
Grade 9 GE applicants: 474
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 8
Seats 9 SWD: 17
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: Y
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 187
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 11
Seats 10: Yes
Admissions priority 1: Open to New York City residents
Requirement 1: Attendance
Requirement 2: Geographic Proximity
Extracurricular activities and clubs offered by the school that do not fall under one of the Sports categories (PSAL Sports or School Sports): Double Discovery (Columbia University), Hip-Hop, Minds Matter (Columbia University), Music Productions, National Honor Society, Salsa, Student Government
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, Football, Outdoor Track, Soccer, 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, Flag Football, Golf, Outdoor Track, Soccer, 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): No data
Flag for female only school: No data
Flag for male only school: No data
Total students: 313
Start time: 8:25am
End time: 3:55pm
Final grades: 9 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language
Language classes: Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP English Literature and Composition
Additional info: College Trips; Community School; Dress Code; Extended Day Program; Online Grading System; Saturday Programs; Summer Bridge Program; Summer Internships; Uniform
School accessibility description: Partially Accessible
Flag for schools that offer 10th grade seats: Y
NTA: East Harlem South
Neighborhood: East Harlem South
School Number: M107
Community board: 111
Council district: 8
Census tract: 172
About Heritage School, The
Address: 1680 LEXINGTON AVENUE, MANHATTAN NY 10029
Phone number: 212-828-2858
Fax number: 212-828-2861
School email: [email protected]
Subway lines near the school: 6 to 103rd St
Bus lines near the school: BxM1, BxM11, BxM2, BxM3, BxM4, M1, M101, M102, M103, M106, M15, M15-SBS, M2, M3, M4, M96, M98
Hotels near Heritage School, The
A Humanities and Interdisciplinary approach for 9th and 10th grade; additional math and science for 11th and 12th grade students
College Now courses offered by our CUNY partner Hunter College. Courses offered during Fall, Spring, and Summer sessions.
Additional AP courses include: US History, Art, Spanish, Chemistry, and Calculus
Full-time college counselor provided through our Partnership with CBI (College Bound Initiative). Princeton Review SAT preparation courses.
Heckscher Scholars Program offered through our partnership with The Heckscher Foundation; includes: Salsa, Hip Hop, Coding, and Music Production.