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Murray Hill Academy

Overview written by the school: Murray Hill Academy has a unique admissions model: 80% of the students are admitted through the High School Admissions process and 20% are admitted as transfer students throughout the year. Our school offers students a challenging curriculum with blended learning. We learn inside and outside the traditional classroom, including online courses with in-school mentors and internships. We are committed to academic progress, as well as the social and emotional growth of our students. Our goal is to have our students graduate prepared for college and careers and ready to become successful and productive citizens. Every child can fulfill his/her potential, one successful step at a time.

School Performance

Graduation Rate: 69% (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: 79% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 67% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 65% 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: Murray Hill Academy
Code: A19A
Program description: Most students are admitted through the high school admissions process as 8th graders. Other students who are 15-16 years of age, have fewer than 8 credits at the time of admission, and have attended another high school for only one year are admitted to the transfer program. We also welcome, and admit on grade level, 10th grade students to our Murray Hill Academy learning community.
Interest: Humanities & Interdisciplinary
Method: Ed. Opt.

Seats 9 GE: 71
Grade 9 GE filled flag: Y
Grade 9 GE applicants: 318
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 4
Seats 9 SWD: 19
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: N
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 105
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 6

Seats 10: Yes
Admissions priority 1: Priority to Manhattan students or residents
Admissions priority 2: Then to New York City residents

Activities

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): 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
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, 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: 304
Start time: 8am
End time: 2:20pm

Final grades: 9 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language
Language classes: Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP English Language and Composition, AP Environmental Science, AP Statistics, AP United States History

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

More info

Borough: Manhattan
NTA: Murray Hill-Kips Bay
Neighborhood: Murray Hill-Kips Bay
Campus name: Norman Thomas Educational Campus
School Number: M620
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 105
Council district: 2
Census tract: 72
BIN: 1087537
BBL: 1008897501

About Murray Hill Academy

Contacts

Address: 111 EAST 33RD STREET, MANHATTAN NY 10016
Latitude: 40.746176
Longitude: -73.981241
Phone number: 212-696-0195
Fax number: 212-696-2498
School email: [email protected]
Website: mhacademy.net
Subway lines near the school: 4, 5, 7, S to Grand Central-42nd St; 6 to 33rd St; B, D, F, M, N, Q, R, W to 34th St
Bus lines near the school: BM1, BM2, BM3, BM4, BM5, BxM1, BxM10, BxM11, BxM18, BxM2, BxM3, BxM4, BxM6, BxM7, BxM8, BxM9, M1, M101, M102, M103, M15, M15-SBS, M2, M3, M34-SBS, M34A-SBS, M4, M42, M5, M55, M7, M9, Q32, QM1, QM10, QM12, QM15, QM16, QM17, QM18, QM2, QM20, QM21, QM24, QM3, QM31, QM32, QM34, QM35, QM36, QM4, QM40, QM42, QM44, QM5, QM6, X1, X10, X10B, X12, X14, X17, X17J, X2, X21, X22, X22A, X27, X28, X30, X31, X37, X38, X42, X5, X63, X64, X68, X7, X9

Hotels near Murray Hill Academy

District Borough Number: 
02M432
Academic opportunities: 

We offer a challenging curriculum with blended learning.

We learn inside and outside the traditional classroom, including online courses with in-school mentors and internships.

Each major subject area offers Honors-level work to all students. Honors courses are infused in everyday classes.

College Now program with the CUNY campuses of Borough of Manhattan Community College and Baruch College.

Cooperative Technology High School- 11th and 12th graders can enroll in the career courses and internships.

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