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High School of Telecommunication Arts and Technology

Overview written by the school: Our school is truly a school for the 21st century, enhancing rigorous academics in the liberal arts tradition with the most advanced technologies. Our small and ethnically diverse student body and our outstanding faculty work together to explore and maximize each student's individual strengths. Through an incredibly rich array of programs, electives, teams, and clubs, we offer students the opportunity to find a niche and to develop into responsible and productive citizens. We are very proud that our graduates have demonstrated their ability to be successful in the finest universities in the nation. In addition to our challenging educational program, we are an exceptionally friendly school-one of the best-kept secrets in the city.

School Performance

Graduation Rate: 91% (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: 92% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 86% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 72% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 91% 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: Telecommunication Arts and Technology
Code: K59A
Program description: A college preparatory institution offering a wide range of challenging academic courses. Computers are used as a tool to enhance the academic lives of our students.
Interest: Humanities & Interdisciplinary
Method: Ed. Opt.

Seats 9 GE: 246
Grade 9 GE filled flag: Y
Grade 9 GE applicants: 2882
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 12
Seats 9 SWD: 38
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: Y
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 578
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 15

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

Requirement 1: Attendance
Requirement 2: Punctuality
Requirement 3: Course Grades: English, Math, Science
Standardized Test Scores: English Language Arts, Math

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): Partnership with Charles Hayden Foundation that provides multiple opportunities for students. Student Government Gender & Sexuality Alliance (GSA) Social Action Club Culinary Club Video Game Club Gardening Club Blueprint Leadership Club LINK Club Women in Science Chess Club Red Cross Club Model UN Club Makeup Club DREAM Team Photography Club Creative Writing Club A/V Club RPG Club
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, Handball, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Swimming, Volleyball
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, Handball, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, 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: No data
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: 1235
Start time: 8:05am
End time: 2:25pm

Final grades: 9 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language
Language classes: Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Chemistry, AP Computer Science Principles, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Physics 1, AP Spanish Language and Culture, AP Statistics, AP United States History, AP World History: Modern

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

More info

Borough: Brooklyn
NTA: Bay Ridge
Neighborhood: Bay Ridge

School Number: K485
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 310
Council district: 43
Census tract: 70
BIN: 3144482
BBL: 3058500030

About High School of Telecommunication Arts and Technology

Contacts

Address: 350 67TH STREET, BROOKLYN NY 11220
Latitude: 40.637282
Longitude: -74.023849
Phone number: 718-759-3400
Fax number: 718-759-3490
School email: [email protected]
Website: http://www.hstat.org/
Subway lines near the school: N to 59th St; R to Bay Ridge Ave
Bus lines near the school: B37, B4, B63, B64, B9, X1, X10, X10B, X11, X12, X14, X15, X17, X17A, X19, X2, X27, X28, X3, X31, X37, X38, X4, X42, X5, X7, X8, X9

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District Borough Number: 
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Special Programs: Computer Software Engineering, Rooftop Greenhouse, Theater and Performance

Nest Program for students with autism.

Frequent Field Trips in and out of the city to colleges and universities, to museums and historical sights, to the offices of industry partners.

Classrooms that are equipped with the most current technology.

Strong and supportive College Office

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