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Satellite Academy High School

Grades: 9-12
120 West 30 Street
Manhattan NY 10001
Phone: 646-674-2800

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Satellite Academy High School is a small high school in Chelsea serving grades 9 through 12. This school is in its own building.

This is a transfer alternative school, which admits older students who have fallen behind in credits, dropped out, or need a fresh start. Transfer schools are designed to help students get back on track towards graduation. The principal has been leading this school since 2005.

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School Stats

Citywide Average Key
This school is Better Near Worse than the citywide average

Is this school safe and well-run?

From 2018-19 NYC School Survey

How many teachers say order and discipline are maintained at this school?
44%
75% Citywide Average
How many students say they feel safe in the hallways, bathrooms and locker rooms?
100%
86% Citywide Average
How many students think bullying happens most or all of the time at this school?
28%
37% Citywide Average
How many teachers say the principal is an effective manager?
67%
79% Citywide Average
How many teachers say they would recommend this school to other families?
67%
80% Citywide Average

From 2017-18 NY State Report Card

How many students were suspended?
0%
2% Citywide Average

From this school's most recent Quality Review Report

Are teachers effective?

From 2018-19 School Quality Guide

How many teachers have 3 or more years of experience teaching?
92%
76% Citywide Average
Years of principal experience at this school
12.9

How do students perform academically?

From 2018-19 School Quality Guide

Transfer school graduation rate
50%
52% Citywide Average
How many students graduate with test scores high enough to enroll at CUNY without remedial help?
26%
48% Citywide Average
How many students take a college-level course or earn a professional certificate?
2%
41% Citywide Average

Who does this school serve?

From 2018-19 Demographic Snapshot

Enrollment
285
Asian
0%
Black
34%
Hispanic
61%
White
2%
Other
2%
Free or reduced priced lunch
76%
Students with disabilities
27%
English language learners
7%

How does this school serve special populations?

From 2018-19 School Quality Guide

How many students with disabilities graduate in 4 years?
57%
66% Citywide Average
How many English language learners graduate in 4 years?
38%
68% Citywide Average


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Contact & Location

Location

Chelsea (District 2)
Trains: 1 Line, R Line, W Line to 28th St; 2 Line, 3 Line to 34th St-Penn Station; B Line, D Line, F Line, M Line, N Line, Q Line to 34th St-Herald Square
Buses: M4, M5, M7, M20, M34-SBS, M34A-SBS, M55, Q32

Contact

Principal
Steven Zbaida

Other Details

Shared campus?
No
This school is in its own building.
Metal detectors?
No

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