Graduation Rate: 68% of students graduate in four years.
Attendance Rate: 76% of students attendance.
Percentage of Students Enough Variety: 72% students feel that this school offers a wide enough variety of programs, classes, and activities to keep them interested in school.
College Career Rate: 33% of students enroll in college or career programs within 6 months.
Percentage of Students Safe: 81% 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: Design Technology
Program description: Come design your future at Maxwell. Choose fashion or graphics/advertising to explore your creativity and build your design concepts through the tools of the trade and technology. Build your very own portfolio of through a wide array of mediums.
Interest: Visual Art & Design
Method: Ed. Opt.
Seats 9 GE: 99
Grade 9 GE filled flag: N
Grade 9 GE applicants: 153
Grade 9 GE applicants per seat: 2
Seats 9 SWD: 21
Grade 9 SWD filled flag: N
Grade 9 SWD applicants: 63
Grade 9 SWD applicants per seat: 3
Seats 10: Yes-20
Admissions priority 1: Open to New York City residents
Extracurricular activities: Leadership & Support: AVID, Band, Brooklyn Student Activity Council, Cheerleading, Chorus, Dance Club, Distributed Education Clubs of American (DECA), Drama Club, ENL/ART Classes, College Now, Community Service Opportunities, Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA), Peer Mediation/Conflict Resolution, Peer Tutoring, National Honor Society, Male & Female Mentoring, Scholars at Work, SING, SkillsUSA, Student Government, Teen Talk, Yearbook, Young Men's Leadership, Young Women's Leadership
Psal Sports Boys: Baseball, Basketball
Psal Sports Girls: Basketball, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track, Softball, Volleyball
School sports: NCAA Cleared
Total students: 407
Start time: 7:59am
End time: 3:17pm
Grades 2018: 9 to 12
Final grades: 9 to 12
ELL programs: English as a New Language
Language classes: Spanish
Advancedplacement courses: AP English Literature and Composition
Additional info: College Trips; Community Service Expected; Dress Code; Extended Day Program; Extended Day Program (Credit Recovery); Extended Day Program (Tutoring); Internships; LYFE program; Multi-Session School; Online Grading System; Saturday Programs; Student Parent Orientation; Summer Internships; Summer Orientation; Uniform
School accessibility description: 2
School 10th seats: Y
NTA: East New York (Pennsylvania Ave)
Neighborhood: East New York
School Number: K660
Shared space: Yes
Community board: 5
Council district: 37
Census tract: 1144
About W. H. Maxwell Career and Technical Education High School
Address: 145 Pennsylvania Avenue, Brooklyn NY 11207
Phone number: 718-345-9100
Fax number: 718-345-5470
School email: [email protected]
Subway: A to Broadway Junction; C to Liberty Ave; J to Alabama Ave; L to Atlantic Ave
Bus: B12, B14, B20, B25, B83, Q24, Q56
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CTE program(s) in: Apparel Tech Engineering (Fashion), Communications Media (Advertising), Cosmetology, Health Care (Public Health), Vision Technology
Students may receive CTE endorsed diplomas in Apparel Tech Engineering, Communications Media, Cosmetology, and Vision Technology.
Our themed/integrated curriculum & college prep courses are sequenced with industry certification promoting college & career readiness for students.
College Access for All: Post-secondary advanced standing opportunities, AP and Honors classes, internships (paid/transcript credit), CUNY College Now
Students receive hands-on training utilizing current industry materials/software and are exposed to industry settings through visits and trade shows.