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The Urban Assembly School of Design and Construction

525 West 50 Th Street Manhattan, NY 10019

More about The Urban Assembly School of Design and Construction

Population 431 students
School Type High
Grades 9th-12th
2013 Progress
Report
C
Avg. Attendance Rate 88%
Advanced Placement Courses
  • Calculus AB
  • English Literature and Composition
  • United States History
  • World History
Language Classes
  • Spanish
Program Highlights
  • Four years of English
  • Math
  • Science and Social Studies required; minimum study of two years of Design Studio
  • which includes Introduction to Concepts of Architecture
  • Design and Engineering; Electives such as Music
  • Drama
  • Creative Writing and College Writing; Internships at firms in the Architecture
  • Engineering and Construction Management fields; Participation in the Sponsors for Educational Opportunity (SEO) Program and Architecture
  • Construction and Engineering (ACE) Mentor Program
Artistic Extracurriculars
  • After-school Summer Design Courses offered at art institutions
  • International Travel Opportunities
  • Junior State of America (JSA)
  • Peer Tutoring
  • Student Council
  • New York Cares Community Service Projects
Clubs
  • Dance & Step Team
  • Art Appreciation
  • Chess
  • Drama
  • Environmental
  • Math
  • Photo & Media
  • Rainbow Alliance
  • Weight Training
  • Yoga
  • Design
Academic Extracurriculars
  • Homework Center
  • After-school Field Trips and Office Tours
  • SAT Preparation
  • Math Lab
Cultural & Arts Partners)
  • The Center for Architecture
  • The Skyscraper Museum
Higher Education Partnerships
  • Parsons School of Design
Non-Profit Opportunities
  • The Urban Assembly
Other Partnerships
  • American Council of Engineering Companies (New York)
Community Organization Partners
  • Youth Counseling League
Corporate Partners
  • Turner Construction Co.
  • NYC Department of Design and Construction
  • Thornton Tomasetti
  • Inc.
  • Robert Silman Associates
  • Parsons Brinckerhoff
  • Hardesty and Hanover
  • Gensler
  • ACE Mentoring
  • Al Johnson Art Studio
  • Sam Schwartz
  • Diguiseppe Architecture
  • Murphy Burnham & Buttrick Architects
  • Skidmore
  • Owings
  • & Merill
  • OMNI Architects
  • STV Inc.
  • Wachtell
  • Lipton
  • Rosen
  • & Katz
Sports
  • Girls Softball Club
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  • Performance6 Average
  • Satisfaction 4 Average
  • Diversity 6 Average
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Performance Statistics
SAT Scores 1235 / 2400
Average
Regents English
75%
Average
Regents Mathematics
80%
Above Average
Regents Science
77%
Above Average
Regents History
86%
Above Average
Regents Rate
53%
Average
10-Credit Rate
73%
Average
Weighted Diploma Rate 146.9 / 350
Average
Regents Completion 51.9 / 100
Average
College Enrollment Rate 54.9 / 100
Average
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