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School of the Future High School

Overview written by the school: The School of the Future is a student-centered and challenging school with the goal of preparing all graduates to enter the college or profession of their choice. Our students learn to think critically and solve problems in a supportive environment. We challenge our students to exceed the expectations set by the New York State Board of Regents by preparing them for research-based exhibition presentations in order to graduate.

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: 94% 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: 90% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 83% 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: School of the Future
Code: M83A

Interest: Humanities & Interdisciplinary
Method: Screened

Seats 9 GE: 85
Grade 9 GE filled flag: Y
Grade 9 GE applicants: 1608
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 19
Seats 9 SWD: 23
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: Y
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 267
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 12

Seats 10: Yes
Admissions priority 1: Priority to continuing 8th graders
Admissions priority 2: Then to District 2 students or residents
Admissions priority 3: Then to Manhattan students or residents
Then to New York City residents

Requirement 1: Attendance
Requirement 2: Punctuality
Requirement 3: Course Grades: English (85-100), Math (83-100), Science (87-100), Social Studies (85-100)
Standardized Test Scores: English Language Arts (2.7-4.5), Math (2.8-4.5)

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): After-School Tutoring, Arts, Band, Dance, Debate Team, Drama, Extended Day Program: Academic Enrichment, Games Club, Gay-Straight Alliance, Global UN, Rooftop Garden, School Newspaper, Science Club, Ski & Snowboard, Student Senate, Studio Art, Technology, The MOTH Storytellers, 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: Baseball, Basketball, 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, Handball, 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: 749
Start time: 8:25am
End time: 3:00pm

Final grades: 6 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language
Language classes: Mandarin, Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP Computer Science Principles, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Environmental Science
Additional info: College Trips; Extended Day Program; Extended Day Credit Recovery; Extended Day Tutoring; Internship Expected; Internships Available; Online Grading System
Bbat: 1

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

More info

Borough: Manhattan
NTA: Gramercy
Neighborhood: Gramercy

School Number: M660
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 105
Council district: 2
Census tract: 68
BIN: 1018014
BBL: 1008780016

About School of the Future High School

Contacts

Address: 127 EAST 22ND STREET, MANHATTAN NY 10010
Latitude: 40.738952
Longitude: -73.985479
Phone number: 212-475-8086
Fax number: 212-475-9273
School email: [email protected]
Website: www.sof.edu
Subway lines near the school: 4, 5, L, N, Q to 14th St-Union Square; 6 to 23rd St; R, W to 23 St
Bus lines near the school: BM1, BM2, BM3, BM4, BxM10, BxM11, BxM18, BxM3, BxM4, BxM6, BxM7, BxM8, BxM9, M1, M101, M102, M103, M14A, M14D, M15, M15-SBS, M2, M23-SBS, M3, M34-SBS, M34A-SBS, M55, M7, M9, QM21, X1, X10, X10B, X12, X14, X17, X2, X27, X28, X37, X38, X42, X5, X63, X64, X68, X7, X9

Hotels near School of the Future High School

District Borough Number: 
02M413
Academic opportunities: 

Students complete Performance-Based Assessment Tasks (PBATs) as a replacement for some Regents Exams.

Free college classes, AP classes, Honors classes, electives in documentary film making, BEATs music production, and Chinese Calligraphy

Theater and Set Design; Drama, Music theory, Studio Art, SAT Prep; Computer Science

Foreign language classes in Spanish and Mandarin.

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