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Information Technology High School

Overview written by the school: Information Technology High School (ITHS) is a state-of-the-art high school dedicated to preparing students to meet the demands of the 21st century. Technology is our chief focus and is offered as a specialty area of learning. Our goal is to ensure that all our graduates will be college and career ready with the skills necessary to succeed in tomorrow's world of work and to be true global citizens.

School Performance

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: 89% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 77% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 68% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 80% 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: Information Technology
Code: Q22A

Interest: Computer Science & Technology
Method: Ed. Opt.

Seats 9 GE: 195
Grade 9 GE filled flag: Y
Grade 9 GE applicants: 1281
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 7
Seats 9 SWD: 35
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: Y
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 307
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 9
Eligibility: Open only to Queens students or residents

Seats 10: Yes

Requirement 1: Attendance
Requirement 2: Punctuality
Requirement 3: Course Grades: Math, Science, Social Studies
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): Art, Band/NYSSMA Prep, Best Buddies, Camp College, Chess, Creative Writing, Drama, Gaming, Gender & Sexuality Alliance (GSA), Girls Inc., Hackathons, National Honor Society, Robotics Team, Rock Climbing, Senior Committee, Student Government, Studio Art, Tropical Fish, Videography, Weightlifting and Yearbook. PSAL SPORTS - GIRLS Basketball, Bowling, Cross Country, Fencing, Indoor Track, Softball and Volleyball PSAL SPORTS - BOYS Baseball, Basketball, Fencing, Football, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Volleyball and Wrestling
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, Fencing, 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, Bowling, Cross Country, Fencing, Indoor Track, 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
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: 1011
Start time: 7:15am
End time: 2:55pm

Final grades: 9 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language
Language classes: Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Computer Science Principles, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Psychology, AP Spanish Language and Culture, AP United States History, AP World History: Modern
Additional info: College Trips; Community Service Expected; Internship Expected; Internships Available; Multi-Session School; Online Grading System; Orientation; Summer Bridge; Summer Internships

Geoeligibility: Open only to Queens students/residents
School accessibility description: Fully Accessible
Flag for schools that offer 10th grade seats: Y

More info

Borough: Queens
NTA: Hunters Point-Sunnyside-West Maspeth
Neighborhood: Hunters Point-Sunnyside

School Number: Q725
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 402
Council district: 26
Census tract: 19
BIN: 4005184
BBL: 4004380026

About Information Technology High School

Contacts

Address: 21-16 44TH ROAD, LONG ISLAND CITY NY 11101
Latitude: 40.748701
Longitude: -73.94638
Phone number: 718-937-4270
Fax number: 718-937-5236
School email: [email protected]
Website: www.ithsnyc.org
Subway lines near the school: 7, E, G, M to Court Square; N, W to Queensboro Plaza; R to Queens Plaza
Bus lines near the school: B32, B62, Q100, Q101, Q102, Q103, Q32, Q39, Q60, Q66, Q67, Q69, X63, X64, X68

Hotels near Information Technology High School

District Borough Number: 
30Q502
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Certifications presently offered: Adobe Certified Expert (ACE)- Photoshop, Premiere Pro, Dream Weaver, In Design, Illustrator.

Visual Arts, Chorus and Junior and Senior Band; ITHS Band students compete in NYSSMA Band Competition, as well as NYSSMA Solo and Ensemble Competition. Arts Endorsed Diplomas- beginning in 2020.

Peer tutoring and SAT/ACT/PSAT prep available during and after school.

College Now (English), CUNY Linct, Articulation Agreements with Queensborough Community College, New York City College of Technology, New York Institute of Technology

CTE program(s): Film and Video Production, Web Design Academy

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