Graduation Rate: 79% (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: 84% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 60% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 64% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 84% students feel safe in the hallways, bathrooms, locker room and cafeteria. (Student opinions on school safety, as reported on the NYC School Survey.)
Program 1: The Urban Assembly Academy of Government and Law
Program description: Students take law themed and government courses such as Law & Ethics, Forensic Science, Advanced Law Topics, Government, US History and Advanced Placement US History.
Interest: Law & Government
Method: Ed. Opt.
Seats 9 GE: 79
Grade 9 GE filled flag: N
Grade 9 GE applicants: 637
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 8
Seats 9 SWD: 21
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: N
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 137
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 7
Seats 10: Yes
Admissions priority 1: Priority to Districts 1 and 2 students or residents
Admissions priority 2: Then to Manhattan students or residents
Admissions priority 3: Then to New York City residents
Requirement 1: Attendance
Requirement 2: Punctuality
Requirement 3: Standardized Test Scores: English Language Arts, Math
Extracurricular activities and clubs offered by the school that do not fall under one of the Sports categories (PSAL Sports or School Sports): National Honor Society (NHS), Student Government, AGL Law Team, Cheerleading, Basketball, Yoga, Art Club, Soccer Club, Annual AGL Multicultural Day, AGL Eagle Event Days, and I can BeVital Event Days.
PSAL Sports Boys
Male PSAL (Public School Athletics League) sports offered at the school, listed under Extracurricular Activities and Clubs in the HS Directory: Badminton, Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Handball, Volleyball, Wrestling
PSAL Sports Girls
Female PSAL (Public School Athletics League) sports offered at the school, listed under Extracurricular Activities and Clubs in the HS Directory: Badminton, Basketball, Bowling, Softball, Swimming, Table Tennis, Tennis, Volleyball, Wrestling
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
Sports offered by the school outside PSAL (Public School Athletics League): Basketball, Cheerleading
Flag for female only school: No data
Flag for male only school: No data
Total students: 324
Start time: 8:30am
End time: 3:45pm
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 United States History
Additional info: College Trips; Community Service Expected; Extended Day Program; Health Center; Online Grading System; Orientation; Summer Orientation; Uniform
School accessibility description: Not Accessible
Flag for schools that offer 10th grade seats: Y
Campus name: Seward Park Educational Campus
School Number: M445
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 103
Council district: 1
Census tract: 18
About The Urban Assembly Academy of Government and Law
Address: 350 GRAND STREET, MANHATTAN NY 10002
Phone number: 212-505-0745
Fax number: 212-674-8021
School email: [email protected]
Subway lines near the school: B, D to Grand St; F, J, M, Z to Delancey St-Essex St
Bus lines near the school: B39, M103, M14A, M14D, M15, M15-SBS, M21, M22, M9
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College readiness courses that prepare students for Regents and Advanced Regents diplomas including advanced math courses, AP, and law themed classes.
All students take a minimum of three Advanced Placement (AP) courses starting in 11th grade and can take CUNY College Now courses to earn college credit.
Eleventh and twelfth grade students take college lab courses to prepare them for the college application process.
Ninth grade Bridge to High School program that includes a ninth period extended-day program and academic advisement.