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Unity Center for Urban Technologies

Overview written by the school: We take pride in our nurturing environment where all students can reach their fullest potential. We stress student-teacher connection to provide guidance and support to all of our students. Our young people develop and enhance their skills at their own pace. Students are engaged in a challenging Common Core Learning Standards-aligned academic program that prepares them for higher education programs and achieving their career goals. We examine all assessment data in order to develop alternative academic programs to strengthen student performance. We utilize differentiated instruction and technology to deliver a diversified curriculum, as well as to offer enrichment programs that promote creativity and student engagement.

School Performance

Graduation Rate: 90% (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: 79% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 53% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 89% 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: Unity Center for Urban Technologies
Code: M84A

Interest: Humanities & Interdisciplinary
Method: Ed. Opt.

Seats 9 GE: 75
Grade 9 GE filled flag: N
Grade 9 GE applicants: 268
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 4
Seats 9 SWD: 20
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: N
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 97
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 5

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
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: 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: 278
Start time: 8:15am
End time: 3:07pm

Final grades: 9 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language
Language classes: Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: 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: Manhattan
NTA: Murray Hill-Kips Bay
Neighborhood: Murray Hill-Kips Bay
Campus name: Norman Thomas Educational Campus
School Number: M620
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 105
Council district: 2
Census tract: 72
BIN: 1087537
BBL: 1008897501

About Unity Center for Urban Technologies

Contacts

Address: 111 EAST 33RD STREET, MANHATTAN NY 10016
Latitude: 40.746176
Longitude: -73.981241
Phone number: 212-576-0530
Fax number: 212-576-0562
School email: [email protected]
Website: https://www.schools.nyc.gov/schools/M500
Subway lines near the school: 4, 5, 7, S to Grand Central-42nd St; 6 to 33rd St; B, D, F, M, N, Q, R, W to 34th St
Bus lines near the school: BM1, BM2, BM3, BM4, BM5, BxM1, BxM10, BxM11, BxM18, BxM2, BxM3, BxM4, BxM6, BxM7, BxM8, BxM9, M1, M101, M102, M103, M15, M15-SBS, M2, M3, M34-SBS, M34A-SBS, M4, M42, M5, M55, M7, M9, Q32, QM1, QM10, QM12, QM15, QM16, QM17, QM18, QM2, QM20, QM21, QM24, QM3, QM31, QM32, QM34, QM35, QM36, QM4, QM40, QM42, QM44, QM5, QM6, X1, X10, X10B, X12, X14, X17, X17J, X2, X21, X22, X22A, X27, X28, X30, X31, X37, X38, X42, X5, X63, X64, X68, X7, X9

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District Borough Number: 
02M500
Academic opportunities: 

College and Career Readiness Counseling beginning in the Ninth Grade; CUNY College Now Partnership, Advanced Placement courses, SAT Prep

Computer Graphics, Creative Writing , Journalism, Criminology, Forensics,

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