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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.
Diplomaendorsements: Science

School Performance

Graduation Rate: 76.999998% (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: 88% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 76.999998% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 64.999998% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 77.999997% 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: 193
Grade 9 GE filled flag: Y
Grade 9 GE applicants: 950
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 5
Seats 9 SWD: 32
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: Y
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 257
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 8
Eligibility: Open only to Queens students or residents

Seats 10: 1


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, The Buddies Alliance, Climbing, Dance, Drama, Gamers, Martial Arts (sponsored by the RIIS program), NHS, Peer tutoring, Safe Space, Student Govt, MSA
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): Baseball Boys Varsity Basketball Boys Varsity Basketball Girls Varsity Bowling Girls Varsity Cross Country Boys Cross Country Girls Fencing Boys Varsity Fencing Girls Varsity Football Boys Jr. Varsity Football Boys Varsity Indoor Track Boys Indoor Track Girls Outdoor Track Boys Outdoor Track Girls Soccer Boys Varsity Softball Girls Varsity Volleyball Boys Varsity Volleyball Girls Varsity Wrestling Boys Varsity
Flag for female only school: No data
Flag for male only school: No data

Other info

Total students: 976
Start time: 8:10am
End time: 2:55pm

Final grades: 9 to 12

Language classes: Latin, Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP English Language and Composition, AP United States History, AP Spanish Language and Culture, AP Computer Science Principles, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Calculus AB, AP Biology, AP World History: Modern
Additional info: 10th Grade Seats Available,Career and Technical Education (CTE),College Trips,Community Service Expected,Internship Expected,Internships Available,Multi-Session School,Online Grading System,Orientation,Summer Bridge,Summer Internships

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


Address: 21-16 44th Road, Long Island City NY 11101 (40.748502,-73.946488)
Latitude: 40.748701
Longitude: -73.94638
Phone number: 718-937-4270
Fax number: 718-937-5236
School email: [email protected]
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

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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), Articulation Agreements with Queensborough Community College, New York City College of Technology, New York Institute of Technology, and BMCC.

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

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