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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Faculty & Staff
Computer ScienceNot offered in 2019-20
Advanced Foreign Language
AP/IB Arts, English, History or Social ScienceNot offered in 2019-20
AP/IB Math or Science
Programs & AdmissionsFrom the 2021 High School Directory
Gateway Honors Program: Mathematics & Science Institute for Pre-College Education
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.
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
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)
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
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
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.
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
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
Comprehensive academic program.
OfferingsFrom the 2021 High School Directory
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
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
Contact & Location
85 St. Josephs Avenue
Staten Island NY 10302
Buses: S40, S44, S46, S53, S57, S59, S66, S89, S90, S94, S96, X10, X10B, X14
This school is in its own building.