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School for Tourism and Hospitality

Overview written by the school: Our students are prepared for success in college and careers through a series of learning experiences in an environment where each student is known well by our staff. Work-based learning experiences including college and job-site visits, job shadowing, and industry-based internships help our students develop the academic and business skills needed in today's competitive job market. In addition to our focus on the Hotel/Lodging sector of the Hospitality Industry, 2017 brings the opening of our brand new learning kitchen offering students the opportunity to pursue a career in the Culinary Industry. Combined with a rigorous academic program and a robust sports program our students have a rich school experience.

School Performance

Graduation Rate: 42% (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: 69% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 58% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 45% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 79% 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 for Tourism and Hospitality
Code: Y59A

Interest: Hospitality, Travel, & Tourism
Method: Ed. Opt.

Seats 9 GE: 108
Grade 9 GE filled flag: N
Grade 9 GE applicants: 127
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 1
Seats 9 SWD: 27
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: N
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 67
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 2

Seats 10: Yes
Admissions priority 1: Priority to Bronx 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, 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, Bowling, Soccer, Softball, Table Tennis, 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: 299
Start time: 8:30am
End time: 3:15pm

Final grades: 9 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language
Language classes: American Sign Language, French, Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP English Language and Composition, AP Environmental Science, AP Statistics, AP U.S. Government and Politics

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

More info

Borough: Bronx
NTA: Morrisania-Melrose
Neighborhood: Morrisania-Melrose

School Number: X650
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 203
Council district: 17
Census tract: 133
BIN: 2004807
BBL: 2026680001

About School for Tourism and Hospitality

Contacts

Address: 900 TINTON AVENUE, BRONX NY 10456
Latitude: 40.821675
Longitude: -73.903546
Phone number: 718-401-4214
Fax number: 718-401-4219
School email: [email protected]
Website: https://www.schools.nyc.gov/schools/X559
Subway lines near the school: 2, 5 to Prospect Ave
Bus lines near the school: Bx13, Bx15, Bx17, Bx21, Bx4, Bx46, Bx4A, Bx6, Bx6-SBS

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District Borough Number: 
08X559
Academic opportunities: 

Advisory, college and career counseling, specialized tutoring, job shadowing/internship experiences

Technology-driven instruction/blended learning

CTE program(s): Academy of Hospitality and Tourism

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