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The Urban Assembly Academy of Government and Law

350 Grand Street Manhattan, NY 10002

More about The Urban Assembly Academy of Government and Law

Population 312 students
School Type High
Grades 9th-12th
2013 Progress
Report
B
Avg. Attendance Rate 85%
Advanced Placement Courses
  • Economics: Macro
  • English Literature and Composition
  • Spanish Language
  • United States History
  • World History
Language Classes
  • Spanish
Program Highlights
  • Students study law and government
  • ethics
  • forensics
  • public speaking
  • computer applications; College Now; 9th and 10th grade: Academy of Government and Law (AGL) Plus+ Extended Day Program; 11th and 12th grade: College Readiness Program AP/Honors Track: Accelerated courses
  • Advanced Placement classes
Artistic Extracurriculars
  • Spoken Word (through Step Up)
  • AGL Step Team
  • AGL Student Government
  • Junior State of America
  • Senior Committee
  • Gay-Straight Alliance (GSA)
  • Women's Group
Clubs
  • Law Team
  • Book
  • Student Newspaper
  • Forensics
  • Anime
  • The Yo-You Team
  • Helping Hands Service
  • Computer
  • Cooking
  • The Game
  • Investment
  • Video Game
  • Tech
Academic Extracurriculars
  • National Honor Society; AGL Plus+ (all 9th and 10th grade students receive an extra period of tutoring and after-school activities through the school and Henry Street Settlement)
  • daily tutoring in all classes
Cultural & Arts Partners)
  • Step Up Young Women's Network (spoken word poetry and the arts)
Higher Education Partnerships
  • New York University - Wagner School for Public Policy; Borough of Manhattan Community College
Non-Profit Opportunities
  • The Urban Assembly
Community Organization Partners
  • Henry Street Settlement
  • Project REACH (anti-racism
  • anti-sexism training/summer jobs)
  • Peer Health Exchange
Corporate Partners
  • Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP
Sports
  • AGL Basketball (Varsity and JV)
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  • Performance5 Average
  • Satisfaction 4 Average
  • Diversity 6 Average
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Performance Statistics
SAT Scores 1215 / 2400
Average
Regents English
74%
Average
Regents Mathematics
42%
Average
Regents Science
48%
Average
Regents History
34%
Below Average
Regents Rate
56%
Average
10-Credit Rate
83%
Average
Weighted Diploma Rate 219.3 / 350
Average
Regents Completion 53.8 / 100
Average
College Enrollment Rate 60.0 / 100
Average