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Mott Hall High School

Overview written by the school: Mott Hall High School was founded in September 2004. Mott Hall High School's instructional program is designed to provide students with the knowledge base, attitudes, and competencies they need in order to pursue higher learning. Utilizing a challenging curriculum, we focus on academics, college and career readiness. Students use technology in the classroom and are active participants in their learning and education. Students are challenged to question, anticipate and solve problems. The staff at Mott Hall High School not only encourage creativity and critical thinking, but self- discipline and responsibility. We are committed to helping students grow into leaders, independent thinkers, and enthusiastic lifelong learners.

School Performance

Graduation Rate: 65% (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: 86% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 74% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 45% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 86% 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: Mott Hall High School
Code: M49X

Interest: Science & Math
Method: Open

Seats 9 GE: 85
Grade 9 GE filled flag: N
Grade 9 GE applicants: 357
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 4
Seats 9 SWD: 23
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: N
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 105
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 5

Seats 10: No
Admissions priority 1: Priority to Mott Hall, Mott Hall II, and Mott Hall III Middle School students
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): College and Scholarship, Racket Club, STEM/Science, National Honor Society, Natural Hair Club, Safe Spaces Gender & Sexuality Alliance (GSA), Knitting & Crochet Club, Music Band, Poetry Club, Young Men Group, Calligraphy Club, Anime/Animation, Kechie's Project
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, Volleyball
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, 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: Golf
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: 288
Start time: 8:00am
End time: 3:07pm

Final grades: 9 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language
Language classes: Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP Chemistry, AP English Language and Composition
Additional info: College Trips; Health Center; Multi-Session School; Online Grading System; Orientation; Summer Orientation; Uniform

School accessibility description: Not Accessible

More info

Borough: Manhattan
NTA: Central Harlem North-Polo Grounds
Neighborhood: Central Harlem North

School Number: M136
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 110
Council district: 9
Census tract: 22102
BIN: 1059460
BBL: 1019600001

About Mott Hall High School


Latitude: 40.817372
Longitude: -73.947712
Phone number: 212-694-6020
Fax number: 212-690-5047
School email: [email protected]
Subway lines near the school: 1 to 137th St-City College; B, C to 135th St
Bus lines near the school: Bx19, Bx33, M1, M10, M100, M101, M102, M104, M11, M2, M3, M4, M5, M7

Hotels near Mott Hall High School

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Academic opportunities: 

LearnerPal: Program for expanded online coursework, self-paced and Regents Prep

PupilPath/Skedula: Online grading system for parents and students, before and after school tutoring, Saturday Academy.

CUNY College Now: College & Career Readiness, Monroe college Jumpstart Program, Regents Prep Program.

Credit Recovery Electives, AIS (Academic Intervention Service)

Urban Scholars

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