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Repertory Company High School for Theatre Arts

Overview written by the school: We offer a college-preparatory program and New York City's only comprehensive three-part theater arts sequence, where students hone their skills in music, dance, and acting. Students completing our program graduate with an Advanced Regents diploma with an Arts Endorsement in Theater. Our location in Times Square supports our school's focus. Our small size offers students an intimate environment to explore all aspects of theater from production to performance. Students participate in numerous class-based productions each year, and also have the opportunity to participate in our mainstage musical and straight play productions. Our balance of arts and academics allows our graduates to pursue a multitude of post-secondary paths.
Diplomaendorsements: Arts

School Performance

Graduation Rate: 100% (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: 91.000003% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: % students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 86.000001% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: % 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: Theater Arts
Code: M20X
Program description: Repertory Company High School for Theatre Arts is NYC's premiere multidisciplinary Theatre Arts high school. Our students study ALL areas of theatre arts (acting, musicianship, choral singing, dance, playwriting, management and technical theatre). We believe that our students benefit from a comprehensive education in all components of theatre and their intersections. Along with a rigorous academic program, our students leave after four years as complete artists and students.
Interest: Performing Arts/Visual Art & Design
Method: Audition

Seats 9 GE: 47
Grade 9 GE filled flag: Y
Grade 9 GE applicants: 377
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 8
Seats 9 SWD: 13
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: Y
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 74
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 6

Audition information: Students must come prepared to audition in ALL THREE AREAS: singing, acting, and dance. Acting: students should be prepared to perform a 1-minute monologue from memory. The monologue should be from a published script. Students are to avoid material that is self-written or monologues solely written for monologue books. Dance: students should be prepared to demonstrate a musical theatre dance combination prepared by the dance faculty. Please bring clothes appropriate for dance. Vocal: students should be prepared to sing 16-32 bars of a song, preferably from a musical. Please bring sheet music with you for an accompanist.
Common audition: 1
Seats 10: 1
Admissions priority 1: Open 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): 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, Bowling, Handball, Outdoor Track, Soccer, 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, Flag Football, 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: 237
Start time: 9:00am
End time: 3:18pm

Final grades: 9 to 12

Language classes: Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP U.S. Government and Politics, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Biology, AP Spanish Language and Culture, AP Psychology, AP Environmental Science, AP English Language and Composition, AP Music Theory, AP United States History
Additional info: 10th Grade Seats Available,College Trips,Diversity in Admissions,Dress Code,Extended Day Program,Online Grading System,Orientation,Summer Internships,Summer Orientation,Weekend Programs

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

More info

Borough: Manhattan
NTA: Midtown-Midtown South
Neighborhood: Midtown

School Number: M896

Community board: 105
Council district: 4
Census tract: 119
BIN: 1022615
BBL: 1009960021

About Repertory Company High School for Theatre Arts


Address: 123 West 43rd Street, Manhattan NY 10036 (40.756089,-73.984381)
Latitude: 40.755843
Longitude: -73.984382
Phone number: 212-382-1875
Fax number: 212-382-2306
School email: [email protected]
Subway lines near the school: 1, 2, 3, 7, A, C, E, S, N, Q, R, W to Times Square-42nd St; 4, 5, 6 to Grand Central; B, D, F, M to Bryant Park-42nd St
Bus lines near the school: BM1, BM2, BM3, BM4, BM5, BxM10, BxM11, BxM18, BxM2, BxM3, BxM4, BxM6, BxM7, BxM8, BxM9, M1, M104, M11, M2, M20, M3, M34-SBS, M34A-SBS, M4, M42, M5, M50, M55, M7, Q32, QM1, QM10, QM12, QM15, QM16, QM17, QM18, QM2, QM20, QM21, QM24, QM3, QM4, 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

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