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Jamaica High School

167 01 Gothic Drive Jamaica, NY 11432

More about Jamaica High School

Population 564 students
School Type High
Grades 9th-12th
2013 Progress
Report
Avg. Attendance Rate 80%
Advanced Placement Courses
  • Art History
  • Biology
  • Calculus AB
  • French Language
  • French Literature
  • Government and Politics: United States
  • Spanish Language
Language Classes
  • French
  • Spanish
Program Highlights
  • Gateway Institute for Pre-College Education
  • Academy of Finance and Business
  • Legal Studies
  • Computer Science and Engineering
  • Major Art (three-year sequence)
  • College Now
  • Humanities
  • Honors
  • Physical Best
  • School-wide Peer Tutoring
Artistic Extracurriculars
  • Hilltopper
  • Drama
  • Music
  • Art
  • Leadership
  • Archon
  • Tutoring
  • Life Skills Workshop
  • Counseling
Clubs
  • Gateway Arts Workshop
  • Science
  • Tennis
  • Drama
  • Haitian
  • Key
  • International; Teams: Step
  • Dance
  • Indian Dance
  • West Indian
  • Odasete Dance
  • Indo-Caribbean
  • Water Polo
  • Medical Club and volunteer work at hospitals and nursing homes
Academic Extracurriculars
  • National Honor Society
  • Law Team
  • Debate Team
  • Mock Trial
  • Annual Law Day
Cultural & Arts Partners)
  • Theatre Development Fund (TDF)
Higher Education Partnerships
  • The Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education
  • Long Island University
  • St. John's University
  • York College
  • LaGuardia Community College
  • Queens College
  • Queensborough Community College
Non-Profit Opportunities
  • National Academy Foundation
  • Forest Hills Community House
Sports
  • Cheerleading
  • Weight lifting

Latest Stories for Jamaica High School

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  • Performance3 Below Average
  • Satisfaction 3 Below Average
  • Diversity 7 Above Average
3/9 Key indicators of this school's performance, including test scores and graduation rates. View All Data »
Performance Statistics
SAT Scores 1208 / 2400
Average
Regents English
61%
Below Average
Regents Mathematics
40%
Average
Regents Science
34%
Below Average
Regents History
57%
Average
Regents Rate
37%
Average
Weighted Diploma Rate 107.1 / 350
Below Average
Regents Completion 20.5 / 100
Below Average
College Enrollment Rate 23.0 / 100
Below Average
Needs Index
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