You are here

Robert H. Goddard High School of Communication Arts and Technology

Overview written by the school: Goddard High School for Communication Arts and Technology is a college preparatory school and provides students with a challenging academic program to prepare them to be successful in high school and college. We foster critical thinking and creative artistic expression to give our students the skills they need to achieve their future goals. Classrooms are equipped with the most cutting-edge technology to fully immerse and engage students in the content they are learning. Our STEM science lab and digital art studio allow students to generate expressive and compelling projects through the use of Apple Macbook Pros and Photoshop. Enrichment activities include international trips, college trips, talent shows, and visits to the MET.
Diplomaendorsements: Math, Science

School Performance

Graduation Rate: 97% (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: 88% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 75% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 91% 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: Robert H. Goddard High School of Communication
Code: Q02A

Interest: Communications
Method: Ed. Opt.

Seats 9 GE: 119
Grade 9 GE filled flag: Y
Grade 9 GE applicants: 1230
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 10
Seats 9 SWD: 21
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: Y
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 209
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 10

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

Requirement 1: Attendance
Requirement 2: Punctuality
Requirement 3: Course Grades: Average
Standardized Test Scores: English Language Arts, Math

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): Cheerleading, Dance Club, Advanced Robotics, Art Club, Korean Club, World Cultural Club, Chess, Computer Coding, Yearbook, Creative Writing, Student Government, Track and Field, Gaming, Technology Club, and Audio Visual Club.
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, Soccer
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, Soccer, 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: 629
Start time: 7:20am
End time: 1:40pm

Final grades: 9 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language
Language classes: Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP Computer Science Principles, AP Drawing, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Macroeconomics, AP Psychology, AP Spanish Language and Culture, AP United States History, AP World History: Modern
Additional info: College Trips; Community Service Expected; Dress Code; Internships Available; Online Grading System; Weekend Programs; Orientation; Summer Internships; Summer Orientation

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

More info

Borough: Queens
NTA: Ozone Park
Neighborhood: Ozone Park

School Number: Q202
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 410
Council district: 32
Census tract: 58
BIN: 4245993
BBL: 4114030001

About Robert H. Goddard High School of Communication Arts and Technology

Contacts

Address: 138-30 LAFAYETTE STREET, OZONE PARK NY 11417
Latitude: 40.67124
Longitude: -73.845141
Phone number: 718-848-8357
Fax number: 718-848-8579
School email: [email protected]
Website: www.goddardHS308.org
Subway lines near the school: N/A
Bus lines near the school: B15, BM5, Q11, Q21, Q41, Q52-SBS, Q53-SBS, Q7, QM15

Hotels near Robert H. Goddard High School of Communication Arts and Technology

District Borough Number: 
27Q308
Academic opportunities: 

iLearnNYC: Program fostering online coursework and self-paced learning

Robotics, Studio Art, Digital Art, Literature Through Film, Finance, Creative Writing, Precalculus, Honors Classes, Microsoft Certification,

Law, Human Rights, Forensics, Greek Mythology

College Classes offered via SUNY Albany and CUNY Medgar Evers College. Medical and Business College Courses offered through Plaza College

Related High Schools

by Borough and School performance

  1. 8-21 BAY 25TH STREET, FAR ROCKAWAY NY 11691
    Graduation rate: 43%
    Attendance rate: 81%
  2. 150-91 87TH ROAD, JAMAICA NY 11432
    Graduation rate: 99%
    Attendance rate: 93%
  3. 8-21 BAY 25TH STREET, FAR ROCKAWAY NY 11691
    Graduation rate: 82%
    Attendance rate: 85%
  4. 45-10 94TH STREET, ELMHURST NY 11373
    Graduation rate: 92%
    Attendance rate: 89%
  5. 74-20 COMMONWEALTH BOULEVARD, BELLEROSE NY 11426
    Graduation rate: 91%
    Attendance rate: 90%