Academy of Medical Technology: A College Board School

Grades 6-12
Staff Pick

About the students

Enrollment
629
Asian
8.4%
Black
42.9%
Hispanic
41.7%
White
4.3%
Other
2.7%
Free or reduced priced lunch
75%
Students with disabilities
17%
English language learners
14%

About the school

Shared campus?
Yes
This school shares the Far Rockaway Educational Campus with three other schools
Uniforms required?
Yes
Metal detectors?
Yes
How crowded? (Full is 100%)
93%
Citywide Average Key
This school is Better Near Worse than the citywide average

Attendance

Average daily attendance
88%
90% Citywide Average
How many students are chronically absent?
42%
27% Citywide Average

Is this school safe?

How many teachers say order and discipline are maintained at this school?
74%
74% Citywide Average
How many students think bullying happens most or all of the time at this school?
21%
22% Citywide Average
How many students say they feel safe in the hallways, bathrooms and locker rooms?
79%
82% Citywide Average
How many students say most students treat each other with respect?
32%
48% Citywide Average

About the leadership

Years of principal experience at this school
0.6
5.8 Citywide Average
How many teachers say the principal is an effective manager?
90%
77% Citywide Average
How many teachers say the principal has a clear vision for this school?
93%
82% Citywide Average
How many teachers trust the principal?
93%
78% Citywide Average

About the teachers

How many teachers have 3 or more years of experience teaching?
73%
70% Citywide Average
Teacher attendance
96%
97% Citywide Average
How many teachers say they would recommend this school to other families?
82%
80% Citywide Average
How many teachers think the staff collaborate to make this school run effectively?
93%
83% Citywide Average
Citywide Average Key
This school is Better Near Worse than the citywide average

Test scores

How many students scored 3-4 on the state math exam?
10%
30% Citywide Average
How many students scored 3-4 on the state ELA exam?
26%
35% Citywide Average

Arts offerings

This school has 3 dedicated spaces for Music, Visual arts, and an Auditorium
This school has 4 licensed arts teachers in Visual arts (part-time), Music, and Theater

Engaging curriculum?

How many students say this school offers enough programs, classes and activities to keep them interested?
72%
68% Citywide Average
How many students say they are challenged in most or all of their classes?
41%
52% Citywide Average
How many students say the programs, classes and activities here encourage them to develop talent outside academics?
65%
68% Citywide Average

Are students prepared for high school?

How many 8th graders earn high school credit?
32%
38% Citywide Average
How many graduates of this school pass all their classes in 9th grade?
88%
87% Citywide Average
What high schools do most graduates attend?
Academy of Medical Technology: A College Board School
Citywide Average Key
This school is Better Near Worse than the citywide average

How many graduate?

How many students graduate in 4 years?
66%
83% Citywide Average
How many graduates earn Advanced Regents diplomas?
9%
13% Citywide Average
How many students drop out?
9%
4% Citywide Average

Are students prepared for college?

How many students graduate with test scores high enough to enroll at CUNY without remedial help?
8%
38% Citywide Average
How many students take a college-level course or earn a professional certificate?
40%
48% Citywide Average
How many graduate and enter college within 18 months?
55%
71% Citywide Average
Citywide Average Key
This school is Better Near Worse than the citywide average

How does this school serve English Language Learners?

How many English language learners score 3-4 on the State ELA exam?
3%
4% Citywide Average
How many former English language learners score 3-4 on the State ELA exam?
0%
7% Citywide Average
How many English language learners graduate in 4 years?
46%
65% Citywide Average

How does this school serve students with disabilities?

This school offers self-contained classes
This school offers team teaching (ICT)
Average math score for ICT students
1.99
1.9 Citywide Average
Average math score for self-contained students
1.97
2.1 Citywide Average
Average ELA score for ICT students
1.85
1.9 Citywide Average
Average ELA score for self-contained students
2.17
2.2 Citywide Average
How many students say that students with disabilities are included in all activities?
49%
64% Citywide Average
How many parents of students with disabilities say this school offers enough activities and services for their children's needs?
80%
85% Citywide Average
How many parents of students with disabilities say this school works to achive the goals of their students' IEPs?
80%
89% Citywide Average
How many parents of students with disabilities say they are satisfied with the IEP development process at this school?
66%
87% Citywide Average
How many special ed students graduate in 4 years?
63%
67% Citywide Average
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Programs and Admissions

Academy of Medical Technology: A College Board School
Admissions Method: Limited Unscreened
Program Description

Medical Scholars
Admissions Method: Limited Unscreened
Program Description

This program is a partnership with Plaza College where our best and brightest students are offered the opportunity to pursue credit at the college level. The program is geared toward dedicated students with a desire to succeeded. The course work is rigorous and requires students to commit to an advanced course of study in the field of medicine. Students are challenged but provided with the skills to be college- and career-ready.

Academics

Language Courses

Spanish

Sports

Boys PSAL teams

Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Football, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Swimming

Girls PSAL teams

Basketball, Flag Football, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Volleyball

Coed PSAL teams

Double Dutch

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