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A-TECH High School

Overview written by the school: This school is more than just automotive repair and technology. We have evolved to develop future leaders to meet academic and workforce challenges of the 21st century in Visual Arts, Software Engineering, Automotive Design, and Technology. Students receive personalized guidance and support in small classes. All students are offered the courses needed for the Advanced Regents Diploma and can earn college credits through CUNY College Now and Advanced Placement. Here, students learn 'grit', responsibility, creativity, and leadership skills. We empower them to create and follow the academic and social paths that will lead to success.

School Performance

Graduation Rate: 77% (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: 82% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 78% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 30% 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: Academy of Automotive Specialists
Code: K60J
Program description: This rigorous 4-year sequence requires students to complete 1000 hours of work in engine performance, electronics, brakes, and transmissions for career opportunities in the automobile repair, tuning, diagnosis, and other areas. Students engage in industry-based assessments, competitions, and Work Based Learning opportunities with our business partners. Completion of the program results in CTE Certification and ASE/NATEF entry-level certification allowing the opportunity to work upon graduation.
Interest: Engineering
Method: Ed. Opt.

Seats 9 GE: 81
Grade 9 GE filled flag: N
Grade 9 GE applicants: 202
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 2
Seats 9 SWD: 17
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: N
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 103
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 6

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

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


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): Bicycle Repair, Cheerleading, Forensics Team, Gaming and Animation Club, Gardening Crew, Grand Master-Coached Chess Team, History Club, Junior Basketball Club, Math Counts, National Honors Society, National Technical Honor Society, Peer Mediation, Piston Pride Newspaper, Pit Crew, Rites of Passage, Robotics Club, Robotics Team, SkillsUSA, Student Government, Web Design Club, Yearbook, Young Women's Leadership Group
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, Football, Handball, 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: No data
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): Baseball/Softball,Basketball,Handball,Cheerleading,Football,Soccer,Track/Cross Country,Volleyball
Flag for female only school: No data
Flag for male only school: No data

Other info

Total students: 329
Start time: 8:00am
End time: 2:39pm

Final grades: 9 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language
Language classes: Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP English Language and Composition, AP Environmental Science, AP United States History
Additional info: College Trips; Community School; Community Service Expected; Extended Day Program; Extended Day Credit Recovery; Extended Day Tutoring; Internships Available; Online Grading System; Orientation; Summer Bridge

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

More info

Borough: Brooklyn
NTA: North Side-South Side
Neighborhood: Williamsburg

School Number: K610

Community board: 301
Council district: 33
Census tract: 517
BIN: 3066698
BBL: 3026700001

About A-TECH High School


Latitude: 40.721981
Longitude: -73.953281
Phone number: 718-218-9301
Fax number: 718-599-4351
School email:
Subway lines near the school: G to Nassau Ave; L to Bedford Ave
Bus lines near the school: B32, B43, B48, B62

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Honors and AP courses in all content areas to challenge students academically leading to college credits and Advanced Regents diplomas.

Paid and non-paid industry internships and Work-Based Learning opportunities beginning in the 11th grade.

Yearly international and domestic travel opportunities to cultural events, post-secondary institutions, and community building atmospheres.

Advanced Regents diplomas, blended learning through iZone, Software Engineering offerings (HTML, Java, Python, Robotics)

CTE program(s): Automotive Service Technician, Digital Arts

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