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High School of Arts and Technology

Overview written by the school: Our mission is to provide students with the academic, interpersonal, and technological skills needed to achieve excellence in their chosen careers. We prepare all of our students in a caring and nurturing environment and provide opportunities for students to work creatively in the fields of art and technology.

School Performance

Graduation Rate: 57% (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: 78% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 60% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 44% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 70% 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: Arts & Technology
Code: M12A

Interest: Visual Art & Design
Method: Ed. Opt.

Seats 9 GE: 57
Grade 9 GE filled flag: Y
Grade 9 GE applicants: 974
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 17
Seats 9 SWD: 15
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: Y
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 270
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 18

Seats 10: Yes
Admissions priority 1: Open to New York City residents

Requirement 1: Attendance
Requirement 2: Punctuality
Requirement 3: Course Grades: Average
Standardized Test Scores: Average

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): Digital Media, Social Justice, Music Recording and Production, Anime, Art, Comic Book, A Capella, Gaming, Gender & Sexuality Alliance (GSA), AP Language, Weightlifting, National Honor Society, Chinese Club, Guitar, Sci-Fi, Girls's Volleyball, Ballet Hispanico
PSAL Sports Boys
Male PSAL (Public School Athletics League) sports offered at the school, listed under Extracurricular Activities and Clubs in the HS Directory: Badminton, Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cross Country, Handball, 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: Badminton, Basketball, Bowling, Flag Football, Handball, Indoor Track, Soccer, Softball, 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: Double Dutch
School Sports
Sports offered by the school outside PSAL (Public School Athletics League): Basketball, Intramural Sports
Flag for female only school: No data
Flag for male only school: No data

Other info

Total students: 492
Start time: 8:03am
End time: 2:24pm

Final grades: 9 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language
Language classes: Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP United States History
Additional info: College Trips; Dress Code; Extended Day Program; Extended Day Credit Recovery; Extended Day Tutoring; Health Center; Internships Available; Online Grading System; Weekend Programs; Orientation; Summer Orientation

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

More info

Borough: Manhattan
NTA: Lincoln Square
Neighborhood: Lincoln Square
Campus name: Martin Luther King, Jr. Educational Campus
School Number: M490
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 107
Council district: 6
Census tract: 151
BIN: 1030343
BBL: 1011570025

About High School of Arts and Technology

Contacts

Address: 122 AMSTERDAM AVENUE, MANHATTAN NY 10023
Latitude: 40.774351
Longitude: -73.984753
Phone number: 212-501-1198
Fax number: 917-441-3693
School email: [email protected]
Website: www.hsartstech.org
Subway lines near the school: 1 to 66th St-Lincoln Center; 2, 3 to 72nd St; A, C, B, D to 59th St-Columbus Circle
Bus lines near the school: BxM2, M10, M104, M11, M12, M20, M31, M5, M57, M66, M7, M72, X12, X14, X30, X42

Hotels near High School of Arts and Technology

District Borough Number: 
03M494
Academic opportunities: 

Spanish-LOTE

Advanced Placement-English Literature and Composition; English Language; and U.S. History

Visual Arts, Web Design, Photoshop, Theater

SAT Prep, Regents Prep College Now, Minds Matter,

Integrated Co-teaching courses

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