High School for Health Professions and Human Services (02M420)

345 East 15Th Street, Manhattan, NY 10003, Manhattan
Phone: 212-780-9175
Email: mmartino8@schools.nyc.gov
Hours: 9:06am - 3:13pm
School Website: https://hphsnyc.org
NYCDOE Website: https://www.myschools.nyc/en/schools/high-school/38736
Quality Snapshot: https://tools.nycenet.edu/snapshot/2022/02M420/HS/
Subway: 4, 5, 6, N, Q, R to 14th St-Union Square; L to 1st Av
Bus: BM1, BM2, BM3, BM4, M1, M101, M102, M103, M14A-SBS, M14D-SBS, M15, M15-SBS, M2, M23-SBS, M3, M34-SBS, M34A-SBS, M8, M9, SIM10, SIM11, SIM1C, SIM3, SIM31, SIM33, SIM33C, SIM3C, SIM4C, SIM6, SIM7, SIM9, X27, X28, X37, X38, X63, X64, X68
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Program Details
Medical Assisting and Lab (M70B)
Health Professions

Emphasis on the basic sciences. Hands-on laboratory work using state-of-the-art equipment and computer research in laboratory analyses in the diagnosis and treatment of disease and maintenance of health.

Ed. Opt. programs admit students across all academic levels. Students are grouped into Low, Middle, and High categories based on a composite of their academic data. One-third of offers are made to students in each category.
  • (Group 1) Open to New York City residents
Student & Admissions Statistics
School Year
Total Students Across All Grades
    Grade 12 Students
    Grade 11 Students
    Grade 10 Students
    Grade 9 Students
Graduation %
College %
Medical Assisting and Lab (M70B)
GE Applicants / Seats:
SWD Applicants / Seats:

560 / 200 (2.80)
47 / 55 (0.85)
Offers - Waitlist
About the School

Our school is dedicated to providing challenging academic standards in professional health career settings through our academic program, which prepares our students to enter the world of health care with scientific knowledge, ethics, integrity, and compassion. Our students are provided with a well-rounded high school experience including extracurricular activities, opportunities to enter science-related competitions, and an extensive sports program. Advanced Placement (AP) courses, as well as an array of electives, provide enrichment in all subject areas. Students have the opportunity to complete a three-year internship program that exposes them to health careers and related services fields.

Academic Highlights: FutureReadyNYC: Healthcare (Diagnostic Medicine), CTE program(s): Medical Lab Assistant

Other Features: Career and Technical Education (CTE), College Trips, Extended Day Program, FutureReadyNYC School, Online Grading System, Orientation, Program(s) with 1 SWD Applicant Per Seat, Program(s) with 2 GE Applicants Per Seat, Program(s) with 3+ GE Applicants Per Seat, Summer Internships, Summer Orientation, Weekend Programs

School Features:

  • Offers 10th Grade Seats
  • School whose primary location is co-located with another school

AP Courses, Languages & Sports
AP Courses
Algebra II (Advanced Math), AP Art History, AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Chemistry, AP Computer Science Principles, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Environmental Science, AP Human Geography, AP Macroeconomics, AP Music Theory, AP Psychology, AP Spanish Language and Culture, AP Spanish Literature and Culture, AP Statistics, AP United States Government and Politics, AP United States History, AP World History: Modern, Arts (College Course [Credited]), Calculus (Advanced Math), Chemistry (Advanced Science), ELA (College Course [Credited]), Math (College Course [Credited]), Physics (Advanced Science), Science (College Course [Credited]), Social Studies (College Course [Credited]), World Languages (Advanced World Languages)
Languages Offered
Diploma Endorsements
Math, CTE, Science
Boys PSAL Sports
Baseball, Basketball, Handball, Soccer
Girls PSAL Sports
Basketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, Handball, Indoor Track, Outdoor Track, Soccer, Softball, Volleyball
Other Sports
Weight Training, Basketball, Volleyball, Badminton
Pride Alliance (GSA), Cheerleading, African Dance Team, Drama Club, Girl Up, American Sign Language Club, Muslim Student Alliance (MSA), Guitar Club, Christian Student Group, Gaming Club, Glee Club, Weight Training Club, Book Club, Black Student Union (BSU), La Causa, Art Club, Photography Club, Volleyball Club, Basketball Club, Environmental Club, Super Hero Club, Model UN, Debate Team, Chess Club, Badminton Club, La Fuerza, Culinary Club, Personal Finance/Financial Literacy Club, Movie Appreciation Club, UNICEF Club, CDI Men's Group, CDI Women's Group, SAT Prep Class, National Honor Society, Yearbook Club, Prom Committee, Student Government, Bridge Program
Survey Summary & Data (2022-23)
Student Responses - 94% responded
Academic Rigor 
Academic Engagement 
Bully Prevention 
Mental Support 
Post-School Support 
Teacher Responses - 86% responded
Academic Rigor 
School Satisfaction 
Student Behavior 
Student Support 
School Leadership 
Instructional Clarity 
Instructional Development 
Post-School Support 
Family Responses - 21% responded
Teacher Support 
School Community 
School Leadership 
Post-School Support 

Note: Yellow bars indicate city-wide averages for the associated category

View Full NYC DOE Survey Results:

More information about NYC DOE surveys can be found here: https://www.schools.nyc.gov/about-us/reports/school-quality/nyc-school-survey

Academic Summary & Data (2022-23)
Academic Proficiency
4-Year Grad. %
Avg. CC Regents Score
Avg. Non-CC Regents Score
College Aptitude
CCPC Index
Avg. SAT Math Score
Avg. SAT Read/Write Score
2-Year College 19.50%
4-Year College 65.50%
Other Postsecondary 0.20%
Unknown 14.80%

View Full Academic Data:

This data was gathered from the NYC DOE's yearly quality reports. More information can be found here: https://www.schools.nyc.gov/about-us/reports/school-quality

Information on NYS Regents exams can be found here: https://www.nysed.gov/state-assessment/high-school-regents-examinations

School Demographics (2022-23)
Student Population:
Male 27.70%
Female 72.30%
English Language Learners:
Students with IEPs:
Economic Need Index:
Student Ethnicity:
Asian 18.50%
Black 15.50%
Hispanic 54.40%
White 7.90%
Other 3.70%
Teacher Ethnicity:
Asian 18.40%
Black 10.20%
Hispanic 10.20%
White 54.10%
Other 7.10%