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Institute for Collaborative Education (ICE)

Overview written by the school: The Institute for Collaborative Education (ICE) is founded on the principles of the Coalition of Essential Schools and is a member of the New York State Performance Standards Consortium. As a progressive school, our courses and units of study are inquiry-based and designed to develop students' critical thinking skills. Students engage in academically-challenging, performance-based assessment tasks (PBATs) that demonstrate their understanding of course material. ICE provides students advanced learning opportunities through our collaborations and partnerships with local universities, colleges, and community-based organizations.

School Performance

Graduation Rate: 95.999998% (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: 92.000002% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 86.000001% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 87% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 87% 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: Institute for Collaborative Education
Code: M82A
Program description: Humanities (History & Literature), Mathematics, Applied Sciences, Spanish, Arts & Electives.
Interest: Humanities & Interdisciplinary
Method: Screened

Seats 9 GE: 53
Grade 9 GE filled flag: Y
Grade 9 GE applicants: 837
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 16
Seats 9 SWD: 14
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: Y
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 134
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 10

Seats 10: 1
Admissions priority 1: Priority to continuing 8th graders
Admissions priority 2: Then to New York City residents


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): Music, Video Game club, chorus, community service, model UN, green team, skittles
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, Soccer, Table Tennis
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, Indoor 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: 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: 489
Start time: 8:00am
End time: 3:00pm

Final grades: 6 to 12

Language classes: Spanish

Additional info: 10th Grade Seats Available
Bbat: 1

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

More info

Borough: Manhattan
NTA: Gramercy
Neighborhood: Gramercy

School Number: M475
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 106
Council district: 2
Census tract: 48
BIN: 1020419
BBL: 1009220008

About Institute for Collaborative Education (ICE)


Address: 345 East 15th Street, Manhattan NY 10003 (40.732665,-73.98259)
Latitude: 40.732447
Longitude: -73.983031
Phone number: 212-475-7972
Fax number: 212-475-0459
School email: [email protected]
Subway lines near the school: 4, 5, 6, N, Q, R, W to 14th St-Union Square; L to 1st Ave
Bus lines near the school: BM1, BM2, BM3, BM4, M1, M101, M102, M103, M14A, M14D, M15, M15-SBS, M2, M23-SBS, M3, M34-SBS, M34A-SBS, M8, M9, X1, X10, X10B, X12, X14, X17, X2, X27, X28, X37, X38, X42, X5, X63, X64, X68, X7, X9

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Assessment is based on academic projects and portfolios

Academic program that culminates in PBAT Graduation Requirements in all core subject areas: History, Literature, Math, Science, and Spanish

Senior Circle Electives: Multimedia Technology, Songwriting/Poetry, Studio; Digital & Performing Arts, Photography, Intro to Psychology/Philosophy

Math Magic, Health and Nutrition Awareness, Computer Game Programming; Music; Studio Art; HS Jazz Band and multiple ensembles

Neuroscience program; Collaboration with The City University of New York (CUNY) and New York University (NYU) Neuroscience Labs

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