Graduation Rate: 78% (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: 77% of the school's students in the school year before last.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 85% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 61% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 95% 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 School of Music and Art
Program description: The Bard Early College Academy is an early college partnership that establishes a satellite campus of Bard College at UAMA. The early college partnership enables students in 11th and 12th grade to enroll as part-time undergraduate students of Bard College, where they can earn up to sixteen tuition-free college credits concurrently with their high school studies. All class take place at UAMA. Priority to students who are eligible for Free or Reduced Price Lunch (based on family income) for up to 69% of seats.
Interest: Performing Arts/Visual Art & Design
Method: Ed. Opt.
Seats 9 GE: 90
Grade 9 GE filled flag: N
Grade 9 GE applicants: 361
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 4
Seats 9 SWD: 18
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: N
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 99
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 6
Seats 10: Yes
Admissions priority 1: Open to New York City residents
Requirement 1: Attendance
Requirement 2: Punctuality
Requirement 3: Standardized Test Scores: English Language Arts
Extracurricular activities and clubs offered by the school that do not fall under one of the Sports categories (PSAL Sports or School Sports): Art Club, Basketball, Cheerleading Squad, Chorus Team, Cooking Club, Creative Writing, Dance Team, Drama, Fashion Design, Health and Fitness, Music Production, Opening Act, Open Mic, Open Music Studio, Step Team
PSAL Sports Boys
Male PSAL (Public School Athletics League) sports offered at the school, listed under Extracurricular Activities and Clubs in the HS Directory: Bowling, 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: Bowling, Soccer
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
Sports offered by the school outside PSAL (Public School Athletics League): Intramural Sports
Flag for female only school: No data
Flag for male only school: No data
Total students: 207
Start time: 8:30am
End time: 3:50pm
Final grades: 9 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language
Language classes: Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP Computer Science Principles, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Statistics, AP United States History, AP World History: Modern
Additional info: College Trips; Community School; Extended Day Program; Extended Day Program (Credit Recovery); Online Grading System; Student Parent Orientation; Summer Bridge Program; Summer Orientation; Weekend Programs
School accessibility description: Fully Accessible
Flag for schools that offer 10th grade seats: Y
NTA: DUMBO-Vinegar Hill-Downtown Brooklyn-Boerum Hill
Neighborhood: DUMBO-Downtown Brooklyn
Campus name: Water's Edge Educational Campus
School Number: K805
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 302
Council district: 33
Census tract: 15
About Urban Assembly School for Music and Art
Address: 49 FLATBUSH AVENUE EXTENSION, BROOKLYN NY 11201
Phone number: 718-858-0249
Fax number: 718-858-0492
School email: [email protected]
Subway lines near the school: 2, 3, 4, 5 to Borough Hall; A, C to High St; B, Q to DeKalb Ave; F to York St; R to Jay St-MetroTech
Bus lines near the school: B103, B25, B26, B38, B41, B45, B52, B54, B57, B61, B62, B65, B67, B69
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The Bard Early College Academy at the UAMA enables students in 11th and 12th grade to earn tuition-free Bard college credits.
The Arts program offerings are the vehicles through which a rigorous college thinking, routine based curriculum is presented.
Art/Academic Portfolios for assessments are project based in which each core subject integrating the Arts.
Classes are organized through Goggle Classroom where students can use Pro Tools, Logic, Garage Band, Photoshop, Illustrator, and Final Cuts
Artist-in-Residence, Visiting Artist Series, Technology-Based Art Instruction in reason, Advance Placement Classes, and a dedicated College Counselor.