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Juan Morel Campos Secondary School

Overview paragraph: At Campos, students are afforded the opportunity to earn college credits though Advanced Placement courses and engage in our rigorous STEM science and mathematics CUNY PERC program in which students master content while tutoring their peers. In addition, we provide our students with a diverse arts education connecting students to major institutions across New York. Students may take classes in visual and/or performing arts and many graduate with an Arts-Endorsed Regents diploma. Students are provided step by step guidance in applying to college through our College Bound Initiative program. Last year, students earned over $300,000 in scholarships and every single graduate had an acceptance into a 2 or 4 year college.
Diplomaendorsements: Arts

School Performance

Graduation Rate: 66% of students graduate in four years.
Attendance Rate: 87% of students attendance.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 71% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 23% 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: Visual Art and Design
Code: K11A
Program description: Fine and graphic arts, courses include but are not limited to: studio arts, portfolio development and graphic design. Several partnerships with New York Arts organizations provide our students with the opportunity to participate in art shows across the city. A major in Visual Arts will prepare students to receive an Arts-Endorsed diploma and to major in visual arts at the college/university level.
Interest: Visual Art & Design
Method: Open

Offer Rate: -11% of offers went to this group
Seats 9 GE: 21
Grade 9 GE filled flag: N
Grade 9 GE applicants: 75
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 4
Seats 9 SWD: 4
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: Y
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 26
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 7

Seats 10: No
Admissions priority 1: Priority to continuing 8th graders
Admissions priority 2: Then to New York City residents


Extracurricular activities: After-School Tutoring and Enrichment, Archon Society, Evening and Saturday academies for English Language Learners, Fitness, Internships (for credit and paid), MOUSE Squad, National Honor Society, Newspaper, PSAT/SAT Prep, Robotics, School Culture Committee, Student Performances and Gallery Openings, Weekend and Vacation Tutoring, Yearbook
Psal Sports Boys: Baseball, Basketball, Handball
Psal Sports Girls: Basketball, Softball

School sports: Fitness, Flag Football, Running Club, Soccer

Other info

Total students: 534
Start time: 8am
End time: 3:29pm
Grades 2018: 6 to 12
Final grades: 6 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language; Transitional Bilingual Education: Spanish
Language classes: Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP English Literature and Composition, AP Spanish, AP U.S. History
Additional info: College Trips; Community School; Dress Code; Extended Day Program; Extended Day Program (Credit Recovery); Extended Day Program (Tutoring); Health Center; Internships; Online Grading System; Saturday Programs; Student Parent Orientation; Summer Bridge Program; Summer Internships; Summer Orientation; Uniform; Weekend Programs

School accessibility description: 2
School 10th seats: Y

More info

Borough: Brooklyn
NTA: Williamsburg
Neighborhood: Williamsburg

School Number: K071
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 1
Council district: 33
Census tract: 529
BIN: 3061064
BBL: 3022270001

About Juan Morel Campos Secondary School


Address: 215 Heyward Street, Brooklyn NY 11206
Latitude: 40.703624
Longitude: -73.953146
Phone number: 718-302-7900
Fax number: 718-302-7979
School email: [email protected]
Subway: G to Broadway; J, M to Hewes St; Z to Marcy Ave
Bus: B24, B39, B43, B44, B44-SBS, B46, B48, B57, B60, B62, Q54, Q59

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Visual Arts, Band, Chorus, Dance, or Theater courses culminate in an Arts Endorsed Regents Diploma

College readiness counseling provided by College Bound Initiative counselor; CUNY At Home In College English and math courses

Blended/online learning for credit through APEX/AVENTA; Mentoring with working professionals through iMentor

Art installations in local galleries through partnerships with BRIC Rotunda and NURTUREart; Technology courses


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