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High School for Environmental Studies

444 West 56 Street New York, NY 10019

More about High School for Environmental Studies

Population 1,394 students
School Type High
Grades 9th-12th
2013 Progress
Report
B
Avg. Attendance Rate 90%
Advanced Placement Courses
  • Biology
  • Calculus AB
  • Chemistry
  • English Language and Composition
  • English Literature and Composition
  • Environmental Science
  • Physics B
  • Spanish Language
  • Spanish Literature
  • United States History
  • World History
Language Classes
  • French
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Spanish
Program Highlights
  • Honors Academy
  • Environmental Internship/Career and College Advisory
  • College Now
  • Blue Star Financial Literacy
  • SAT Prep
  • Senior Thesis
  • State University of New York College of Environmental Science and Forestry (SUNY-ESF) courses in Writing in the Environment and the Global Environment; Sponsors for Educational Opportunities (SEO)
  • Peer Mediation and Negotiation
  • Environmental Seminar
  • Writing Center
  • Science Research
  • Forensic Science
  • Wildlife Conservation
  • Marine Science
  • Physics
  • Calculus
  • Media Tech
  • Beginning and Advanced Band
  • Beginning and Advanced Musical Theatre
  • Beginning and Advanced Chorus; Yoga
  • Alvin Ailey
  • Goodfriend Community Service Award Grant (Internship/Advisory)
Artistic Extracurriculars
  • Musical Theatre
  • Gospel Choir
  • Women's Glee
  • Men's Glee
  • Madrigals
  • Drama/Sketch Comedy
  • Heritage
  • Animation/Anime Club
  • Peer Mediation/Conflict Resolution
  • Student Government
  • Leadership Class
Clubs
  • Y.E.S.
  • Music
  • Ecosystem
  • Poster
  • Chess
  • Yearbook
  • Weight Training
  • Multicultural Issues
  • Hiking
  • Badminton
  • Forensics
  • MahJong
Academic Extracurriculars
  • Ecology
  • Literary Magazine
  • Yearbook
  • National Honor Society (Arista)
  • Think Quest Team
  • Astronomy
  • Envirothon
Cultural & Arts Partners)
  • Open Stages at Lincoln Center
  • American Museum of Natural History
  • New-York Historical Society
  • Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
  • New York Botanical Garden
  • Wave Hill
Hospital Partnerships
  • St. Vincent's Child and Family Clinic Plus Program
Higher Education Partnerships
  • Columbia University Center for Ecological Research and Conservation (CERC)
  • John Jay College
  • University of Vermont
  • City University of New York (CUNY)
  • State University of New York (SUNY) Albany
  • SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry (ESF)
  • Hunter College
Non-Profit Opportunities
  • The Nature Conservancy
  • Sponsors for Educational Opportunity
  • Student Conservation Association
  • New York City Public Library
  • Council on the Environment of New York City
  • New York Aquarium
  • National Outdoor Leadership School
Other Partnerships
  • City Parks Foundation
  • Urban Park Rangers
  • Christadora
  • NYS Department of Environmental Conservation
Community Organization Partners
  • Friends of HSES
Corporate Partners
  • 1010 WINS
  • Toshiba America Foundation
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  • Performance7 Above Average
  • Satisfaction 6 Average
  • Diversity 7 Above Average
7/9 Key indicators of this school's performance, including test scores and graduation rates. View All Data »
Performance Statistics
SAT Scores 1400 / 2400
Above Average
Regents English
84%
Average
Regents Mathematics
72%
Above Average
Regents Science
80%
Above Average
Regents History
81%
Above Average
Regents Rate
74%
Above Average
10-Credit Rate
85%
Average
Weighted Diploma Rate 215.3 / 350
Average
Regents Completion 59.8 / 100
Average
College Enrollment Rate 63.7 / 100
Average