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Richard R. Green High School of Teaching

Overview written by the school: Our school is centrally located in a historic building overlooking Bowling Green, Battery Park, and New York Harbor. Students enroll in either the Teaching Academy or the Liberal Arts Academy. Our Teaching Academy develops students with a lasting commitment to education who participate in offsite internships in neighboring schools. Our Liberal Arts Academy develops students as mentors, and offers a range of engaging electives that build transferrable skills. This learning community has a rich array of college preparatory programs as well as extracurricular activities determined by student interests.

School Performance

Graduation Rate: 76% (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: 92% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 69% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 56% 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.)

Programs offered

Program 1: Teaching Academy
Code: M23A
Program description: Participation in a teaching program includes elective courses and field experiences supporting careers in education. Internship is an offsite field experience where students leave the building to work directly with elementary and middle school children and teachers. A new program with SUNY Buffalo will provide a college education course onsite for college credit.
Interest: Teaching
Method: Ed. Opt.

Seats 9 GE: 63
Grade 9 GE filled flag: N
Grade 9 GE applicants: 132
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 2
Seats 9 SWD: 17
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: N
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 34
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 2

Seats 10: Yes
Admissions priority 1: Open to New York City residents

Requirement 1: Attendance
Requirement 2: Course Grades: English, Math, Science, Social Studies
Requirement 3: Standardized Test Scores: English Language Arts, Math


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): Equity Roundtable, Mural Club, Fashion Club, Chess Club, Anti-Defamation League Peer Leaders (ADL), Book Club, Cheer Step Team, Chorus, College Passport Program, College for Every Student (CFES), College Mentoring for Access and Persistence (MAP), Drama Club, Future Teachers Club, New York Cares, Peer Mediation Center, Peer Tutoring, Photography, Senior Activities, Student Government Organization, The Dream Team, The Future Project Coffeehouse and Yearbook
PSAL Sports Boys
Male PSAL (Public School Athletics League) sports offered at the school, listed under Extracurricular Activities and Clubs in the HS Directory: 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
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: 429
Start time: 8:20am
End time: 2:40pm

Final grades: 9 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language
Language classes: Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP Art History, AP Biology, AP Computer Science Principles, AP English Language and Composition, AP Environmental Science, AP Spanish Language and Culture, AP U.S. Government and Politics
Additional info: College Trips; Community School; Extended Day Program; Health Center; Online Grading System; Saturday Programs; Student Parent Orientation; Summer Internships; Summer Orientation

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

More info

Borough: Manhattan
NTA: Battery Park City-Lower Manhattan
Neighborhood: Lower Manhattan
Campus name: Broadway Educational Campus
School Number: M282
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 101
Council district: 1
Census tract: 9
BIN: 1000811
BBL: 1000220013

About Richard R. Green High School of Teaching


Latitude: 40.705024
Longitude: -74.012977
Phone number: 646-826-8174
Fax number: 646-826-8175
School email: [email protected]
Subway lines near the school: 1 to South Ferry; 2, 3 to Wall St; 4, 5 to Bowling Green; A, C to Fulton St; J, Z to Broad St; R, W to Rector St
Bus lines near the school: BM1, BM2, BM3, BM4, BxM18, M15, M15-SBS, M20, M55, M9, QM11, QM25, QM7, QM8, X1, X10, X10B, X11, X12, X14, X15, X17, X17A, X19, X2, X27, X28, X3, X37, X38, X4, X42, X5, X7, X8, X9

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Academic opportunities: 

College MAP with Deloitte; Teaching Internships & Seminar; The Liberal Arts Program offers mentoring, internships, after-school workshops, Work Based Learning

Advisory program (all grades); Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID): Four-year college-readiness program; The Future Project, Community School

College Access 4 All school; College for Every Student (CFES): Four-year program for underserved youth preparing them to gain access to and succeed in college

CUNY College Now-Hunter College; SUNY Buffalo Teacher Education Program (education course onsite for college credit)

Code Nation partnership (coding classes); AP Computer Science; Art certification program; iLearnNYC: Program for expanded online coursework and self-paced learning; AP English, AP Art History, AP Biology, AP Environmental and AP Spanish;

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