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Transit Tech Career and Technical Education High School

Overview written by the school: Transit Tech offers a comprehensive curriculum of technical and academic programs that prepare students to be both college and career ready. Through our college and industry partners and unique partnership with MTA New York City Transit, students access college level and advance placement pre-engineering/STEM courses in addition to paid internship and apprenticeship opportunities that will lead to lucrative careers.

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: 87% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 80% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 41% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 76% 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: Computer Forensic Science and Technology
Code: K69B
Program description: Prepares students for careers in computer forensics and law enforcement. The course focuses on concepts of computers and transitions into security awareness, hacking, and mobile device and advanced computer forensics. Certificates/Industry exams-IC3, IT Fundamentals, and Cyber-Security.
Interest: Computer Science & Technology
Method: Ed. Opt.

Seats 9 GE: 50
Grade 9 GE filled flag: N
Grade 9 GE applicants: 356
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 7
Seats 9 SWD: 10
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: Y
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 118
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 12

Seats 10: Yes
Admissions priority 1: Open 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, Bowling, Cross Country, Handball, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track, 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, 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: Cricket
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: 676
Start time: 8:10am
End time: 3pm

Final grades: 9 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language
Language classes: Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Environmental Science, AP Statistics, AP United States History

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

More info

Borough: Brooklyn
NTA: East New York
Neighborhood: East New York

School Number: K615

Community board: 305
Council district: 37
Census tract: 1196
BIN: 3327249
BBL: 3041550075

About Transit Tech Career and Technical Education High School

Contacts

Address: 1 WELLS STREET, BROOKLYN NY 11208
Latitude: 40.678276
Longitude: -73.87596
Phone number: 718-647-5204
Fax number: 718-647-4458
School email: [email protected]
Website: transittechhs.org
Subway lines near the school: A, C to Euclid Ave; J, Z to Norwood Ave
Bus lines near the school: B13, B14, Q24, Q7, Q8

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District Borough Number: 
19K615
Academic opportunities: 

FRC/FTC, Robotics, Justice Resource Center (JRC) partnership provides course pathways in Law Enforcement, AVID college- and career-readiness program

Project Lead the Way: STEM courses in Introduction to Engineering Design, Digital Electronics, and Computer Science

Internships and training through industry partners: MTA, Amtrak, ASI System Integration, DIIT, Scholars At Work, NYC Division of School Facilities

CUNY College Now courses, Advanced Placement courses, College-Level CTE courses, Skills USA, National Technical Honor Society, Industry Certifications

CTE program(s): A+ Computer Repair, Transit Industrial Electrical, Transit Industrial Electronics, Transit Technology

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