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The High School for Enterprise, Business and Technology

Overview written by the school: The High School for Enterprise, Business & Technology (EBT) is located in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. In partnership with industries and post-secondary institutions, our scholars learn how to impact the world as responsible, caring, and productive citizens. Through their involvement in various service learning initiatives, our students are able to address genuine community needs while being taught civic responsibility. A major focus at EBT is preparing our students for college and career, which is evident in the high expectations and rigor of our curriculum, early college programs including the International Baccalaureate Program, and Career and Technical Education programs (Business & Finance, Computer Science/Networking, Engineering).

School Performance

Graduation Rate: 83% (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% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 78% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 55% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 79% 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/Networking
Code: K88A
Program description: Challenging program which integrates programming, Internet research, systems analysis, and specialized Cisco Networks curriculum leading to the Certified Network Engineer Certification.
Interest: Computer Science & Technology
Method: Ed. Opt.

Seats 9 GE: 80
Grade 9 GE filled flag: N
Grade 9 GE applicants: 488
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 6
Seats 9 SWD: 16
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: N
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 139
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 9

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

Requirement 1: Attendance
Requirement 2: Course Grades: English, Math, Science, Social Studies
Requirement 3: Standardized Test Scores: English Language Arts, Math
Honors/Accelerated Coursework

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): Anime Club, Career GPS Program, Chess Club, Coding, COMPASS Program, E2 Mentoring and Tutoring Program, Environmental Club, International Academic and Social Club for Bilingual and English Language Learners, Karate/Martial Arts, Literary Magazine, Model UN, MOUSE Squad, National Honor Society, National Technical Honor Society, NYS Business and Marketing Honor Society, Photography, PSAT/SAT Prep Classes, School Newspaper, STEM Club, Stock Market Game, Student Government, 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, Football, Handball, 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, Handball, 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: Golf
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: 831
Start time: 8:00am
End time: 3:41pm

Final grades: 9 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language; Transitional Bilingual Education: Spanish
Language classes: Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, 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; Community Service Expected; Dress Code; Extended Day Program; Extended Day Tutoring; Extended Year; Health Center; Internships Available; Online Grading System; Weekend Programs; Orientation; Summer Bridge; Summer Orientation; Uniform

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

More info

Borough: Brooklyn
NTA: Bushwick South
Neighborhood: Bushwick
Campus name: Grand Street Educational Campus
School Number: K450
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 301
Council district: 34
Census tract: 485
BIN: 3325733
BBL: 3030160001

About The High School for Enterprise, Business and Technology

Contacts

Address: 850 GRAND STREET, BROOKLYN NY 11211
Latitude: 40.712184
Longitude: -73.939722
Phone number: 718-387-2800
Fax number: 718-387-2748
School email: [email protected]
Website: www.ebtbrooklyn.com
Subway lines near the school: L to Grand St
Bus lines near the school: B24, B43, B60, Q54, Q59

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District Borough Number: 
14K478
Academic opportunities: 

International Baccalaureate Diploma Program

Business & Finance

Computer Science/Networking

Music

All musical ensembles compete annually at the New York State Music Association festival

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