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Academy of Urban Planning

400 Irving Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11237

More about Academy of Urban Planning

Population 398 students
School Type High
Grades 9th-12th
2013 Progress
Report
C
Avg. Attendance Rate 78%
Advanced Placement Courses
  • Calculus AB
  • Economics: Micro
  • English Language and Composition
  • Human Geography
  • Physics B
  • Spanish Language
Language Classes
  • Spanish
Program Highlights
  • The Urban Planning theme is integrated into subject area classes through projects and specialized curriculum
  • including Advisory
  • English
  • Technology
  • Geometry and Architecture & Local History Projects; Theme-based electives emphasize technical skills: Urban Art
  • Urban Geography
  • Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
  • Urban Ecology; Senior Seminar in Urban Planning (to identify and address local urban planning issues); Internships
  • Field Work
Artistic Extracurriculars
  • Sabor Latino Dance
  • Choir
  • Advanced Art
  • Student Government
  • Peer Mediation
  • Community Service
  • Student Leadership Council
  • Annual “Day of Dialogue” Student-led Conference
  • Young Planners Network
Clubs
  • Chess
  • Academy of Urban Planning (AUP) Steppers
  • Cheerleading
  • Hip-Hop Dance
  • Fine Arts
  • Poetry/Spoken Word
  • Percussion
Academic Extracurriculars
  • Student Newspaper
  • Peer Tutoring
Cultural & Arts Partners)
  • Urban Word
Higher Education Partnerships
  • Brooklyn College
  • Hunter College
  • New York University: Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service
Non-Profit Opportunities
  • Brooklyn Center for the Urban Environment
  • Planning Center at the Municipal Arts Society
  • Center for Urban Pedagogy
  • Center for Architecture Foundation
  • Global Kids
  • American Planning Association
  • The Leadership Program
  • Clearpool Education Center
  • Youth Development Institute
Other Partnerships
  • New York City Department of City Planning
  • New York City Department of Transportation
  • Hunter College Center for Geographic Learning
Community Organization Partners
  • Brooklyn Community Board 4
  • Make the Road by Walking
  • Myrtle Avenue Revitalization Project
  • Ridgewood Bushwick Senior Citizens Council
Corporate Partners
  • Environmental Systems Research Institute (ESRI)
  • AECOM
  • Young & Rubicam
Sports
  • Basketball
  • Baseball
  • Flag Football
  • Volleyball
  • Weightlifting
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  • Performance3 Below Average
  • Satisfaction 2 Below Average
  • Diversity 5 Average
3/9 Key indicators of this school's performance, including test scores and graduation rates. View All Data »
Performance Statistics
SAT Scores 1071 / 2400
Average
Regents English
57%
Below Average
Regents Mathematics
48%
Average
Regents Science
34%
Below Average
Regents History
41%
Below Average
Regents Rate
54%
Average
10-Credit Rate
75%
Average
Weighted Diploma Rate 132.4 / 350
Below Average
Regents Completion 22.1 / 100
Below Average
College Enrollment Rate 27.7 / 100
Below Average
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