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Port Richmond High School

Grades: 9-12
85 St. Josephs Avenue
Staten Island NY 10302
Phone: 718-420-2100

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Port Richmond High School is a large high school in North Shore serving grades 9 through 12. This school accepts applicants for 9th and 10th grade. This school is in its own building. This school has screened admissions programs, meaning applicants need to meet certain requirements, for example a minimum GPA, perform an audition, or submit a portfolio, to be considered. For more information check out 'Programs & Admissions'.

The principal has been leading this school since 2017.

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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?
98%
75% Citywide Average
How many students say they feel safe in the hallways, bathrooms and locker rooms?
75%
86% Citywide Average
How many students think bullying happens most or all of the time at this school?
53%
37% Citywide Average
How many teachers say the principal is an effective manager?
98%
79% Citywide Average

From 2017-18 NY State Report Card

How many students were suspended?
1%
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?
80%
76% Citywide Average
Years of principal experience at this school
2.1

How do students perform academically?

From 2018-19 School Quality Guide

How many students graduate in 4 years?
73%
82% Citywide Average
How many students graduate with test scores high enough to enroll at CUNY without remedial help?
51%
48% Citywide Average
How many students take a college-level course or earn a professional certificate?
46%
41% Citywide Average
How many graduates stay enrolled in college for at least 3 semesters?
56%
67% Citywide Average

Who does this school serve?

From 2019-20 Demographic Snapshot

Enrollment
1
Asian
8%
Black
23%
Hispanic
48%
White
18%
Other
2%
Free or reduced priced lunch
78%
Students with disabilities
31%
English language learners
10%

From 2018-19 School Quality Guide

Average daily attendance
84%
87% Citywide Average
How many students miss 18 or more days of school?
39%
38% Citywide Average

How does this school serve special populations?

From 2018-19 School Quality Guide

How many students with disabilities graduate in 4 years?
53%
66% Citywide Average
How many English language learners graduate in 4 years?
53%
68% Citywide Average


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Programs & Admissions

From the 2021 High School Directory

Gateway Honors Program: Mathematics & Science Institute for Pre-College Education
Admissions Method: Screened
Program Description:

A competitive honors program that prepares students for college study in applied mathematics, sciences, and related professions. Students complete college-level courses in science and research opportunities, internships, and SAT/ACT prep.

Culinary Arts
Admissions Method: Ed. Opt.
Program Description:

Port Richmond's Culinary Arts Program is an academically rigorous four year program in which our students explore the culinary arts and are prepared for career opportunities in the hospitality and food services industry. We partner with C-CAP (Careers Through Culinary Arts) and Pro-Start (NYS Restaurant Association Curriculum). Students leave our program with a Food Handlers License. Work-Based Learning opportunities include job shadowing, paid internships and working in our student run cafe.

Junior Reserve Officers' Training Corps
Admissions Method: Ed. Opt.
Program Description:

JROTC provides students with the tools, training, and experiences required for today's leadership roles. Drill courses provide the opportunity for students to participate in the National Drill Competition.

STEAM (9-14 option available)
Admissions Method: Ed. Opt.
Program Description:

Our STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts & Mathematics) Academy allows our students to continue the quest towards being college ready while also nurturing their imagination and creativity. Students in this program follow a scope & sequence of courses such as: Coding, Engineering Design, Experimental Engineering, AutoCAD, Graphic Arts, Digital Music Lab, Advanced Placement Computer Science and Advanced Placement Environmental Science.

Institute of Business Technology, Hospitality & Entrepreneurship
Admissions Method: Ed. Opt.
Program Description:

The Institute of Business Technology, Hospitality & Entrepreneurship is a challenging program that immerses students in a CTE instructional model preparing them for business, economics, finance, and career education through the Virtual Enterprise Program.

The Academy of the Arts
Admissions Method: Ed. Opt.
Program Description:

The Academy of the Arts nurtures creatively talented students while providing comprehensive Regents level instruction including Advanced Placement and Honors courses. Students have the opportunity to experience classes in Media, Visual and Performing Arts. Classes include leveled band classes, Jazz Band, Marching Band, Chorus, Guitar, Orchestra, Theater, Radio & Television and Visual Arts classes. Partnerships include SI Community Television, Roundabout Theatre Company and Exploring The Arts.

Medical Technology
Admissions Method: Ed. Opt.
Program Description:

The Medical Technology Academy students receive an enriched experience in varying aspects of medicine and health care fields including Anatomy and Physiology, Microbiology and Medical Assisting. Students bridge the school-career transition by working with our partner programs at Richmond University Medical Center, Staten Island University Hospital, the Physician's Assistant Program at Wagner College and the New York Blood Center.

Collegiate Academy Honors Program: Humanities Institute for Pre-College Education
Admissions Method: Screened
Program Description:

The Collegiate Academy Honors Program is a competitive honors program that prepares students for college study in the humanities. Students complete college-level courses in the humanities.Through the YMCA of Greater New York, students are provided enrichment in college access and career development and SAT/ACT Prep. Students enjoy a free membership to the YMCA.

Port Richmond High School D75 Inclusion Program
Admissions Method: D75 Special Education Inclusive Services
Zoned
Admissions Method: Zoned Guarantee
Program Description:

Comprehensive academic program.

Academics

Language Courses

Italian, Spanish

Advanced Placement (AP) courses

AP Environmental Science, AP U.S. Government and Politics, AP Biology, AP Computer Science A, AP Calculus AB, AP Psychology, AP Computer Science Principles, AP World History: Modern, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Spanish Language and Culture, AP United States History, AP English Language and Composition

Sports

Boys PSAL teams

Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cross Country, Football, Handball, Indoor Track, Lacrosse, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Volleyball, Wrestling

Girls PSAL teams

Basketball, Bowling, Cross Country, Flag Football, Gymnastics, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Volleyball

Coed PSAL teams

Golf, Stunt

Read about admissions, academics, and more at this school on NYCDOE’s MySchools
NYC Department of Education: MySchools

Contact & Location

Location

North Shore (District 31)
Trains: N/A
Buses: S40, S44, S46, S53, S57, S59, S66, S89, S90, S94, S96, X10, X10B, X14

Contact

Principal
Andrew Greenfield
Parent Coordinator
Kelly Doyle

Other Details

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

Zone for the 2019-2020 school year. Call school to confirm.

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