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High School for Service & Learning at Erasmus

Overview written by the school: The High School for Service Learning is a small high school specializing in providing students with an individualized and tailored experience as it pertains to academics and student life and support. Our mission is to provide educational experiences that meet the needs of our diverse student population. We empower our students with college ready skills through our Pathways to Calculus initiative, Pre Law Academy, Service Learning Projects, and rigorous AP coursework. We build on the potential of our students both as individuals and as valued members of our society; through a focus on culture, community, and civic engagement. With the help of our school community, students are empowered to become lifelong learners and agents of change.

School Performance

Graduation Rate: 77% (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: 70% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 58% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 64% 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: High School for Service & Learning
Code: K30X
Program description: Students are working towards service learning hours that will result in a service learning endorsed diploma. Students have choices in internships that anchor to career path interests.
Interest: Humanities & Interdisciplinary
Method: Ed. Opt.

Seats 9 GE: 90
Grade 9 GE filled flag: N
Grade 9 GE applicants: 341
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 4
Seats 9 SWD: 18
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: N
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 92
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 5

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

Requirement 1: Attendance

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): Bill Gates Partnership, IMentor, National Beta Club- Honor Society, Student Government, GSA RAPP Day 1 Program, Service Learning Club, Diversity Club, Gaming Club, Peer Mentor Program, Art, Chorus, CUMBE Dance Program, Health and Wellness Program, Debate, Drama, New York Exploring Program, Peer Tutoring, Restorative Justice, Peer Leadership, Sports Management
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, Football, Indoor Track, 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, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track, Softball, Swimming, Table Tennis, 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, Double Dutch, Stunt
School Sports
Sports offered by the school outside PSAL (Public School Athletics League): Cheerleading, Swimming
Flag for female only school: No data
Flag for male only school: No data

Other info

Total students: 297
Start time: 8:00am
End time: 2:20pm

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

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

More info

Borough: Brooklyn
NTA: Erasmus
Neighborhood: Flatbush
Campus name: Erasmus Hall Educational Campus
School Number: K465
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 314
Council district: 40
Census tract: 794
BIN: 3336215
BBL: 3051030010

About High School for Service & Learning at Erasmus

Contacts

Address: 911 FLATBUSH AVENUE, BROOKLYN NY 11226
Latitude: 40.649787
Longitude: -73.95855
Phone number: 718-564-2551
Fax number: 718-564-2552
School email: [email protected]
Website: https://www.schools.nyc.gov/schools/K539
Subway lines near the school: B, Q to Church Ave
Bus lines near the school: B103, B12, B16, B35, B41, B44, B44-SBS, B49, BM1, BM2, BM3, BM4

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District Borough Number: 
17K539
Academic opportunities: 

Pathways to Calculus

Pre Law Academy

Service Learning courses leading to Service Learning Endorsement

College Now: Brooklyn College and Medgar Evers College Partnerships

Extended and Saturday Credit Based Programs

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