Graduation Rate: 69.999999% (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: 82.999998% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 75% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 40.000001% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 88% students feel safe in the hallways, bathrooms, locker room and cafeteria. (Student opinions on school safety, as reported on the NYC School Survey.)
Program 1: Longwood Preparatory Academy
Program description: Career and Technical Education classes (CTE) in Graphic Arts, Web Design and Multi-media. Freshman mentoring program, college trips and career exploration beginning in 9th grade.
Interest: Humanities & Interdisciplinary
Method: Ed. Opt.
Seats 9 GE: 59
Grade 9 GE filled flag: N
Grade 9 GE applicants: 271
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 5
Seats 9 SWD: 16
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: Y
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 89
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 6
Seats 10: 0
Admissions priority 1: Priority to Bronx students or residents
Admissions priority 2: Then to New York City residents
Extracurricular activities and clubs offered by the school that do not fall under one of the Sports categories (PSAL Sports or School Sports): No data
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, 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, Softball
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: Stunt
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
Total students: 328
Start time: 8:20am
End time: 2:40pm
Final grades: 9 to 12
Language classes: Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP English Literature and Composition, AP United States History, AP Environmental Science
Additional info: Career and Technical Education (CTE),College Trips,Community School,Extended Day Program,Health Center,Internships Available,Online Grading System,Orientation,Summer Bridge,Summer Orientation,Weekend Programs
School accessibility description: Not Accessible
School Number: X039
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 202
Council district: 17
Census tract: 87
About Longwood Preparatory Academy
Address: 965 Longwood Avenue, Bronx NY 10459 (40.817741,-73.897876)
Phone number: 718-860-1242
Fax number: 718-860-1934
School email: [email protected]
Subway lines near the school: 2, 5 to Prospect Ave; 6 to Longwood Ave
Bus lines near the school: Bx17, Bx19, Bx4, Bx46, Bx4A, Bx5, Bx6, Bx6-SBS
Hotels near Longwood Preparatory Academy
CUNY Fast Track College Program beginning in 10th grade. All 10th grade scholars are eligible to earn 1 college credit during the Spring Term of their 10th grade year and earn up to 15 CUNY college credits before graduating.
Advance Placement Courses in various subjects
Syracuse Project Advance beginning Junior Year! 11th grade scholars can earn 3 college credits from Syracuse University
CTE program(s): Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia (NYSED-Approved), Legal Assistant/Paralegal